PaySafeCard Virus – Removal Instructions

PaySafeCard Logo

There are numerous PaySafeCard virus scams spreading throughout the internet. Many of these scams come in the form of a computer block. A lot of PaySafeCard scams block your computer with a fake police notice requesting that you pay a large fine. Removal instructions are at the end of the article.

PaySafeCard Virus Payment Code Box

PaySafeCard Payment Code Box Sample
Scroll down for removal instructions.

Many of these bogus notices accuse you of conducting some form of illegal activity. The notices claim to be from various law enforcement and government agencies. Most of the time these notices are obviously fake but the worst part it how brutally it locks your computer and does not allow you to use your computer at all.

Some of these notices have been very detailed in their criminal accusations. There are even known to be webcams, ip address listings and specific locations listed in an attempt to convince the computer user that it is real. Of course do not believe anything that once of these computer notices says. These PaySafeCard notices are a scam.

The payment method that is requested by the fake notices is typically Ukash or PaySafeCard. The amount of the fines varies and is typically over 100 euro. Once you have been infected with a PaySafeCard virus it will render your computer useless.

If you have the PaySafeCard Virus on your computer then you are unable to see your desktop, start menu or anything else. Finding your files and other personal information on your computer as well as your music is impossible once you have a PaySafeCard Virus.

A PaySafeCard Virus can be removed and you can regain full access to your computer by following the instructions we have provided.

A PaySafeCard Virus can be removed and you can regain full access to your computer by following the instructions we have provided. You can completely remove a PaySafeCard Virus and be able to use your computer as you did prior to becoming infected.

Attempting to do a system restore to remove the PaySafeCard Virus is not worthwhile. The creators of these viruses have specifically disabled the ability to remove the virus using system restore. We do not recommend that you attempt a system restore in an effort to remove this virus.

PaySafeCard Virus Payment Code Box Version 2

PaySafeCard Payment Code Box Sample
Scroll down for removal instructions.

We have provided clear and easy to follow instructions to fully remove the PaySafeCard Virus. If you follow the instructions that we have provided you will completely remove the fake notice from your computer. You computer will be fully unlocked and you will no longer see the warning.

We have tested our removal instructions and have successfully removed the PaySafeCard Virus from our test computers. We have a computer lab that we use to purposely infect test computers with viruses such as PaySafeCard. We have removed the virus each time we tested.

PaySafeCard Virus

Virus Removal Instructions

Success Rate: 100%
Virus Lab Tests: 7
OS’s Tested: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8
PaySafeCard Virus Samples Tested: 4
Removal Tool: Spyhunter

* Is the PaySafeCard virus on a Windows 8 computer? See the Windows 8 Virus Removal Instructions

The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the PaySafeCard 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 PaySafeCard which it would not allow when Windows was in normal mode.

5Once you are in Safe Mode with Networking it is time to begin the PaySafeCard Virus removal procedure. 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 PaySafeCard Virus

After clicking OK, your computer will connect to the internet and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyhunter.

7 When you see the Spyhunter download box, click the Run button. The picture of the download box is below. After you click the “Run” button, Spyhunter will launch. If your computer asks if you are sure you want to run Spyhunter, click OK. The Spyhunter installation will begin. After fully installing Spyhunter the virus scan will automatically begin.

Spyhunter Download Box Click Run

8 After Spyhunter has scanned your computer you will see the viruses listed in the scan results. Simply click “Fix Threats” to remove all of the virus infections.

9 After you click “Fix Threats” you are going to need to register Spyhunter to remove the PaySafeCard Virus. Please register Spyhunter and the virus will be removed.

Registering Spyhunter offers superior benefits including real-time constant protection against any potential threats. Spyhunter will detect and remove any future threats that may occur including viruses, spyware, trojans, registry infections and more. It is a great all-in-one solution for your computer security needs and that is why we recommend it.

10 After you have registered Spyhunter, and the virus was removed, you can safely reboot into Normal Mode. The PaySafeCard Virus will be completely gone.

Need further assistance? Call us toll free to speak to a professional virus removal team


  1. Doris F. says:

    Thank you, a very good guide

  2. Thank you!

  3. David1991 says:

    I ran into problems during removal, i cannot make the 2nd step, because the pc always exits. Can you help me?

  4. After you go through all the steps including installing the program, just a box appears saying that the restriction does not allow the administrator to run. What should I do?

    • Randall Savage says:

      Are you able to enter the control panel? Attempt to remove the administrator restrictions that are in the control panel.

  5. Hi,
    I’m trying to remove the virus from my desktop. I have problems with step 2. After trying a few times, I can get in safe mode. However before the computer gets started up in safe mode it restarts in normal mode. What can I do?

    • Randall Savage says:

      We are working on a solution. It is a complicated issue when the computer automatically reboots. Please keep trying to get into safe mode with networking. It may eventually work.

Leave a Comment