System Restore Virus Removal: Remove This Fake Tool Now



System Restore Virus is another virus intended to look as legitimate software. This is a completely fake computer program and is in no way affiliated with Windows or Microsoft. The bad thing about this virus is that it shares the same name as the legitimate Windows System Restore tool.


Fake System Restore Virus Screenshot:

Fake System Restore Virus Screenshot

Alias: System Restore Virus

Damage Level: medium

Systems Affected: Windows 9x, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7



Instead of targeting users with the common “infections” scam, this virus targets users with a fake system hard drive malfunction scam. System Restore Virus attempts to fool users into thinking that their computer hard drive is malfunctioning, and that it can fix it. Of course the alerts are fake, as well as it claiming that it can fix something. System Restore Virus is in no way a repair program, it only wants to look like one.


System Restore Virus begins its life as a trojan infection, usually installed while the computer user is not browsing the web safely or many other reasons. Once the trojan has infected a users’ computer, it begins with numerous alerts in an effort to convince the user to download System Restore as a solution. If the user agrees to download the fake System Restore a scan is run and fake results are displayed.

Under no circumstance should you buy System Restore Virus. It is a fake and fraudulent program.



A Windows System Restore Virus Fake Alert:

Windows System Restore Virus Fake Hard Drive Alert



Bogus errors that Windows System Restore Virus will display:

Hard Drive Failure
The system has detected a problem with one or more installed IDE / SATA hard disks. It is recommended that you restart the system.

Critical Error
Hard drive critical error. Run a system diagnostic utility to check your hard disk drive for errors. Windows can’t find hard disk space. Hard drive error.

System Error
An error occurred while reading system files. Run a system diagnostic utility to check your hard disk drive for errors.


System Restore Virus will attempt to get the computer user to believe the bogus scan results and purchase the “full version”. This is a financial scam created by cyber criminals. This program will in no way fix anything on your computer. Do not pay for this program whatsoever. If you have already purchased System Restore Virus, please contact your financial institution immediately.

How to remove the System Restore Virus

Virus Lab Recommended Procedure
Removal success rating: 98.7%

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?
Can’t get the .exe file to open or run?
Can’t save the installer .exe to your computer?
Can’t access the internet on your infected computer?
Can’t download the .exe when you click the yellow button?

Find more help at the Advanced Troubleshooting Page.

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