How To Remove System Fix Virus – Removal

Fake System Fix program

System Fix, also known as the System Fix Virus is a fake hard drive repair program infecting computers worldwide. The fake System Fix program is being distributed through infected files downloaded from the internet. Removal instructions are at the bottom of the article.

System Fix Virus removal video

The System Restore Virus removal procedure can be seen in the video below.

System Fix Virus removes files

The System Fix Virus will hide all of your files from your computer. It will also turn your desktop completely black. Shortcuts and start menu items are also hidden. The fake System Fix program wants you to believe that there is indeed a problem with your computer.

The System Fix Virus does not remove your files or programs permanently, it only hides them. You can get your files and programs back if you follow the step by step instructions on the Detailed Virus Removal Page.

System Fix Virus image

Below is an image of the System Fix Virus fake user interface.

System Fix Virus Scan Window

Infected with the System Fix Virus

Are you infected with the System Fix Virus? You may be wondering how you became infected with this fake hard drive repair program. Viruses such as System Fix infect computers when a user downloads and runs an infected file. These infected files are distributed throughout the internet.

If you download and run the infectious file related to the System Fix Virus you unfortunately have infected your computer. Becoming infected with the System Fix Virus does not mean that your computer is destroyed. You can successfully remove the System Fix Virus.

Fake System Fix warnings and alerts

The fake System Fix program will constantly show warnings and alerts that your computer hard drive is damaged. This virus purposely causes your computer to run slow in order to make you believe that there really is an issue with your hard drive. However, the real problem is the System Fix Virus.

This fake program uses deception and social engineering tactics to attempt to convince you that your computer is in need of repair and that System Fix can repair it. Please remember that System Fix is a fake program and is not real in any way whatsoever.

Why System Fix was created

The cyber criminals that created the System Fix Virus are only doing so in order to make money. Their hope is that when a computer user is infected with the virus they will become convinced that the fake System Fix hard drive repair program will repair their computer. The combination of removing your files, causing your computer to run slow and numerous warnings are all methods used to get your money.

Please remember that System Fix is a fake program. It will not repair your hard drive or optimize your computer. Do not trust the fake System Fix application.

Restoring files removed by System Fix

Our removal procedure also includes instructions on how to get restore the files that System Fix has hidden. Please follow the step by step virus removal instructions carefully. Please remember that you must remove the System Fix Virus first and then you can begin the file restoration process.

System Fix Virus Removal

We have tested our System Fix Virus removal procedure using our recommended virus removal program called PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Antivirus. The PC Tools program is a highly rated and advanced virus removal program developed by computer security experts. A lot of time and effort is put into creating the PC Tools program as well as the removal testing involved with the System Fix Virus.

Step by step removal

For detailed System Fix Virus removal instructions please click here.

Quick virus removal steps
Target Virus: System Fix Virus

The quick virus removal steps we outlined below has been proven remove the System Fix 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 System Fix 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 System Fix. Remove the System Fix Virus by registering PC Tools. You must register PC Tools while still in Safe Mode to remove System Fix.

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.

10 Now that the virus is removed, please click here to learn how to quickly restore all of your files and programs.

For detailed virus removal instructions please click here.

System Fix Virus Removal Video

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