Windows Power Expansion Virus: Remove The Threat



Windows Power Expansion is a rogue anti-spyware program that is related to other malicious Microsoft Security Essentials clones. This virus was developed with just one purpose in mind, and that is to rob people of their personal information and cash. The rogue virus tries to trick people into believing that the only way to fix their computer is to pay for the full version of the product.


When Windows Power Expansion has infected your computer it will display a bogus alert stating that it has discovered a Trojan on your PC. This bogus alert is displayed below:

Windows Power Expansion Pop Up Warning


Windows Power Expansion recommends you to scan your computer, which will start a bogus scan of your PC that eventually states that a file is infected with a Trojan Horse. It then states that you will need to install Windows Power Expansion to get rid of the virus. This fraudulent license purchasing request is displayed below:

Windows Power Expansion License Request

Windows Power Expansion is a rogue anti-spyware program that is related to other malicious Microsoft Security Essentials clones.



The Windows Power Expansion virus easily terrorizes those who unsuspectingly try and use it, because of it’s notorious background. It is a part of the fake Microsoft Security Essentials fraud group, which also includes other rogue systems such as Windows Remedy, Windows Efficiency and Windows Emergency System. This whole family of rogue computer software has seen much success when infecting users who unknowingly try and use them.


Windows Power Expansion will display bogus error messages indicating that the computer system files are corrupt or that several instances of viruses and spyware have been found. These warnings are all deceptive and should be ignored, no matter how convincing they seem to be. Windows Power Expansion is a complete scam, and you should NEVER give your payment information to this software.


Windows Power Expansion Malware

Alias: Windows Power Expansion

Damage Level: Low

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


How to remove the Windows Power Expansion Virus

Virus Lab Recommended Procedure
Removal success rating: 97.6%

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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