Description of Windows Efficiency Manager and consequences of its residing on your PC
Windows Efficiency Manager does not install any scanner on its arrival into computer system, unless you count rootkit a part of the adware installation and where the rootkit is actually installed in your situation. The rootkit is a tool applied by hackers to disable protecting software of a compromised machine. In case the rootkit is dropped in a bundle with adware, it is surely aimed at preventing its extermination – in this particular case, Windows Efficiency Manager removal.
The rootkit actually has in its disposal a database of major removers, but its problem is that it is but another amateurish infection and its tricks are foreseen and neutralized by genuine antivirus scanners.
Remove Windows Efficiency Manager together with its related rootkit or without it subject to the peculiarities of its introduction. Click here to get rid of Windows Efficiency Manager fake antivirus and other threats, including the rootkit, by antivirus of real kind.
Windows Efficiency Manager Technical Details:
- Full name: Windows Efficiency Manager, WindowsEfficiencyManager, Windows EfficiencyManager
- Version: 2011
- Type: Rogue anti-spyware
- Origin: Russian federation
Signs of being infected with Windows Efficiency Manager:
Weakness of the adware is its inability to show some of its alerts when affected PC is protected by security settings set high enough. In the meantime, this somewhat makes the adware even more annoying and evidently more dangerous as while user is unaware or less concerned of its presence, the adware is in war with affected system claming authorization to popup the rest of its alerts.
If the adware fails to show its scan windows, it is still detectable by any of its alert as all of them are related to its website.
If you need any adware detection assistance, the best choice is a comprehensive free scanner available here . It should be noted that users are unlikely to need any adware detection help, but the link recommended above is also applicable to the purpose of the infection disposal.
Windows Efficiency Manager automatical removal:
The rootkit mentioned in the first section above, if in place, will try to prevent Windows Efficiency Manager remover mission fulfillment. However, it is only possible for the rootkit to succeed in that by means of preventing the adware introduction. If the rootkit blocks the adware installation successfully, you are still able to download
Windows Efficiency Manager remover in Safe Mode with Networking. The suggested mode is available in boot menu. To open the menu, restart your computer system and press F8 continuously until the boot menu appears. Use arrow keys to select Safe Mode with Networking.
Manual Removal of Windows Efficiency Manager:
Manual extermination of the rogue advertiser does not cover related rootkit. In addition, the rootkit may interrupt the extermination. Please apply the same procedure as specified above for Safe Mode with Networking to set Safe Mode while removing the adware manually.
Remove Windows Efficiency Manager files and dll’s:
Unregister Windows Efficiency Manager registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon “Shell” = ‘%UserProfile%\Application Data\<random>.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\egui.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\ekrn.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msascui.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msmpeng.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msseces.exe “Debugger” = ‘svchost.exe’