How To Remove Windows Easy Transfer Virus – Virus Removal



Windows Easy Transfer Virus is a 100% fake antivirus program infecting users with Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 operating systems. It is a global internet financial scam to defraud people of their money by convincing them to purchase a fake antivirus program. Windows Easy Transfer uses very deceptive methods including fake virus alerts, fake scans and fake scan results to manipulate you into being convinced that your computer is infected and needs help. Removal instructions are at the bottom of the article.

Windows Easy Transfer Virus Screenshot
Windows Easy Transfer Virus Screenshot

The Windows Easy Transfer Virus launches every time you start Windows. The program interface, in the screenshot above, will load. Fake alerts and fake warnings will immediately begin to be displayed on your screen. All of the alerts and warnings displayed by this virus are completely false and are only intended to convince you that this program is legitimate and must be purchased.

Fake Microsoft Security Essentials Pop Up Warning
Fake Microsoft Security Essentials Pop Up Warning



Windows Easy Transfer begins as a trojan infection found on the internet. A fake “Microsoft Security Essentials” alert will appear on your computer screen warning you of an infection. It will suggest that you click on the “clean computer” button to scan your computer. DO NOT click the “clean computer” button. If you click on the “clean computer” button, Windows Easy Transfer will be downloaded and immediately installed.


When Windows Easy Transfer is installed, a barrage of fake scans along with fake results will be displayed in the hopes that you are convinced that your computer is infected with multiple viruses. Windows Easy Transfer then offers to fix all of the infections it has discovered during the fake scan. The real infection is Windows Easy Transfer and any computer problems that it claims to have found are completely untrue.



DO NOT click the “clean computer” button. If you click on the “clean computer” button, Windows Easy Transfer will be downloaded and immediately installed.



Windows Easy Transfer will constantly display alerts and reminders in an attempt to get you to buy it. Under no circumstances should you buy Windows Easy Transfer, it wants to steal your money, personal identity and banking information. Contact your financial institution, credit card company or bank immediately if you have purchased Windows Easy Transfer.


Windows Easy Transfer Virus is a very serious fraud so if you have seen the screenshot of the interface in the image above, you are infected with it. Windows Easy Transfer will delete all of your important files, emails and much more until it is removed from your computer.


We have found some success in removing Windows Easy Transfer by following our recommended procedure below. This procedure will work for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 operating systems. Please be very patient while attempting to remove this virus from your computer. You will get it removed with our recommended procedure.

How to remove the Windows Easy Transfer Virus

Virus Lab Recommended Procedure
Removal success rating: 97.6% with

1. Click the yellow button above. (keep clicking until the download starts)
2. Download and run the .exe file.
3. Install and perform the free virus scan.


Having trouble?
Unable to get the free-virus-scanner.exe to open or run?
Unable to save the free-virus-scanner.exe to your computer?
Unable to access the internet on your infected computer?
Unable to download the free-virus-scanner.exe when you click the yellow button?

If the installation file is not downloading and you have tried all of the above steps then please Click Here for the Advanced Virus Removal Page.

Leave a Comment

*