How To Remove Privacy Protection Virus – Removal

The Privacy Protection Virus has been infecting numerous computer users around the globe. The fake Privacy Protection program was developed by cyber criminals and is not real. Learn how to remove Privacy Protection Virus from your computer. Removal instructions are at the bottom of the article.

Removal video

Below is a HD video we created to help assist you with the removal of the Privacy Protection Virus. We have outlined, in detail, the steps necessary for removing this virus. The procedure performed in the video is confirmed to work.

The Privacy Protection Virus infects a computer when an infected file is downloaded and run. The infected file is typically masked as a small program or software update. The fake Privacy Protection program is contained within this file, and if the file is run the computer becomes infected. Once infected, the Privacy Protection Virus can cause havoc.

Privacy Protection Virus Scanning Window

The Privacy Protection Virus will render your computer almost useless. It will prevent the launching or running of any installed Windows programs, will prevent the computer user from being able to access the internet and will even prevent you from doing a system restore. The fake Privacy Protection software program is a major problem once a computer is infected with it.

The creators of the Privacy Protection Virus have one thing in mind and that is to make money. It is a social engineering tactic being used against unsuspecting computer users to steal money. First the bogus Privacy Protection application renders your computer useless, then displays fake infections and finally offers to fix the problems if you pay to activate it. Please remember that this fake Privacy Protection program is a complete fraud.

The infection alerts, scans and warnings displayed by the Privacy Protection Virus are completely bogus. There is nothing about this virus that is true. It is a hoax intent on stealing money. Please do not believe anything that the fake Privacy Protection program virus tells you. The scans are fake, the alerts are fake and the program itself is fake. Do not be fooled by this fraud.

Removing the Privacy Protection Virus is possible. However, in order to remove the Privacy Protection Virus you need to follow our step by step instructions we have provided. Please do not feel helpless, follow our instructions and you will successfully remove the fake Privacy Protection software.

The infection alerts, scans and warnings displayed by the Privacy Protection Virus are completely bogus.

We have tested our removal procedure against the Privacy Protection Virus using more than one computer running different Windows Operating Systems. The removal process that we have outlined is confirmed to work against Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7. Removing the fake Privacy Protection application is definitely possible.

Follow the Privacy Protection Virus removal instructions below to get rid of this nasty virus. Once you have removed the fake Privacy Protection program you will one again be able to use your computer as you normally did in the past.

Step by Step Privacy Protection Virus removal

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Quick virus removal steps
Target Virus: Privacy Protection Virus

The quick virus removal steps we outlined below has been proven remove the Privacy Protection Virus. You must be on the infected computer when performing these steps.

1 To begin, go ahead and reboot the infected computer. If the infected computer is turned off, go ahead and turn it on.

2 Immediately as the computer begins to boot, press F8 many times. Pressing F8 allows you to access the Advanced Options Menu.

3 Once you are in the Advanced Options Menu, use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option.

Safe Mode with Networking

4 Windows will now boot into Safe Mode with Networking. Safe Mode with Networking will allow you to remove Privacy Protection which it would not allow when Windows was in normal mode.

5Now that the virus is not running it is time to begin removal. On your keyboard, click and hold the Windows key, then press the R key. See keyboard diagram below.


6 After you have pressed the Windows and R key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type exactly the following into the run box and click OK:


Windows Run Remove

After clicking OK, your computer will connect to our website and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyware Doctor by PC Tools.

7 When you see the PC Tools download box, click the Run button. The picture of the download box is below. After you click the “Run” button, PC Tools will launch. If your computer asks if you are sure you want to run PC Tools, click OK.

PC Tools Download Box Click Run

8 Once the virus scan is complete, PC Tools will have found Privacy Protection. Remove the Privacy Protection Virus by registering PC Tools. You must register PC Tools while still in Safe Mode to remove Privacy Protection.

9 After you have registered PC Tools, and the virus was removed, you can safely reboot into Normal Mode. The virus should be completely gone.

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Privacy Protection Virus Removal Video in HD


  1. thank you so much!!!!

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  3. Thanks so much^^ my laptop was so crazy

  4. Thanks a lot for posting this information I was able to remove the virus. I was almost tricked by this virus to buy it :)

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  10. THANKS!!

  11. Thank you very much! Finally I have the computer back..

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