RegistryCleanFix

RegistryCleanFix is a fake Windows registry utilities that may report false errors found on the computer. RegistryCleanFix may install itself on the system without any intervention from the user. A Trojan related to this rogue program will be able to penetrate Windows without being detected by anti-virus application. Also called as Registry Clean Fix 2007, this malicious application will flood the desktop with annoying alerts and pop-up messages. It will also run its own scan that will produce dozes of fake results.

Screen Shot Image:

Image of RegistryCleanFix

Other Alias: Registry Clean Fix 2007

Threat Level: Low

Systems Affected: Windows – All

Manual Removal of RegistryCleanFix:

1. Temporarily Disable System Restore (Windows Me/XP/Vista/7) . [how to]
2. Update the virus definitions.
3. Reboot Windows in Safe Mode. [how to]
4. Run a full system scan and clean/delete all infected files.
5. Delete/Modify any values added to the registry. [how to edit registry]

Navigate to and delete the following registry subkey:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\FCRMFC

6. Exit registry editor and restart Windows.
7. In order to make sure that threat is completely eliminated, carry out a full scan of your system using AntiVirus and Antispyware Software. Another way to delete the virus using various Antivirus Program without the need to install can be done with Online Virus Scanner.

Anti-Malware Tools

Manual removal provided on this page may or may not successfully remove RegistryCleanFix. To completely get rid of the virus and other malicious software that may have been installed, we suggest running these tools.

MalwareBytes’ Anti-Malware
In order to completely remove RegistryCleanFix from a system, click here to download and run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Sometimes, Trojans will block the downloading and installation of MBAM. If this happens, download it from a clean PC and rename the executable file before executing on the infected machine.

Using Portable SuperAntiSpyware:
To thoroughly clean a computer, it is best to do a separate scan of another security program so that other infected files not detected by anti-virus application can be remove as well. Click here to download and run SAS Portable Scanner.

3 Responses

  1. adam says:

    Hi, I tried cleanfix and it’s working fine, my computer was faster than before after installing it. It’s a good software and I can suggest it to download, sometimes you guys are wrong.

  2. Brian says:

    Hi, Registry Cleanfix is obviously a scam and I have been bitten. Due to their veiled threats that Windows is going to close down if the spyware is not removed, I purchased the tool for £37 plus £9.95 for UNLIMITED UPDATES! There was a box for SPYWARE at £9.95 which I unticked. Imagine my surprise when I was billed £58.90 instead of £46.95. The extra £11.95 was supposedly for the facility of a Registry Backup prior to scanning! What a shower! I’m into my bank this morning!

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