Windows Secure Kit 2011 is mystery in the sense that it is a useless security program that looks just like well-known and legitimate antimalware apps available on the PC software market. PC users should not become fans of Windows Secure Kit 2011 because it is not a professional at carrying out its promised functions on a PC. These functions are usually claimed in annoying pop-up alerts and even system scans filled with erroneous results. The only thing that should be done with Windows Secure Kit 2011 is remove it using an updated spyware removal app. Do not purchase Windows Secure Kit 2011 under any circumstances or you may be sorry.
Are you getting popups from Windows Secure Kit 2011? Have you identified that you have Windows Secure Kit 2011 installed on your computer? Do you wish to remove Windows Secure Kit 2011 completely from your computer?
Why should you remove Windows Secure Kit 2011?
If Windows Secure Kit 2011 resides on your computer, it can potentially damage your personal files or you may end up losing data stored on your system. Research has shown that Windows Secure Kit 2011 may have the ability to make your computer vulnerable to remote attacks which could result, initially, in loss of money, possibly identity theft, and, eventually, a painstaking Windows Secure Kit 2011 removal process.
How can you manually remove Windows Secure Kit 2011
Manual removal of Windows Secure Kit 2011 may not be for everyone. Each manual Windows Secure Kit 2011 removal step must be followed delicately to completely remove all related files and registry entries from your computer. If you are unsure or have doubts about editing your system registry, then we recommend that you use the automatic Windows Secure Kit 2011 removal process.
Windows Secure Kit 2011 can be removed manually by following the steps below.
- With all programs closed, click the Start Menu and go to the Control Panel.
- Locate the Add/Remove Programs icon and double click it.
- Locate Windows Secure Kit 2011 in the list of programs. If you find it, select it and remove it. If you cannot find Windows Secure Kit 2011, you can continue to step 5.
- Restart your computer.
- Close all open programs and windows on your desktop.
- Open your registry editor (regedit) program by going to Start Menu, type in regedit, and click OK.
- Find all of the following registry entries and delete them. If you do not know how to do this,
then you can read how to edit the registry in Windows.HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\CustomizeSearch=[site address]HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\Search Bar=[site address]
You may need to return to this removal process for removing Windows Secure Kit 2011. You can do this easily by bookmarking or adding a favorite to this page by clicking here. If you are using the FireFox web browser you can press the keys Ctrl and D simultaneously to bookmark this page.
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Delete all of the following files that are associated with Windows Secure Kit 2011 from your computer.%AppData%\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Windows Secure Kit 2011.lnk%System%\drivers\UAC[RANDOM CHARACTERS].sysC:\Documents and Settings\User Name\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\4SOEDFRR\setup.exeC:\Documents and Settings\User Name\Local Settings\Temp\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\02612.exe or any other random number
If you need a better understanding on how to search for these files then you can read how to find and search for files and folders here.
If you have issues deleting any of the previously listed files that are associated with Windows Secure Kit 2011, you can try rebooting your computer into safe mode. Booting into safe mode may allow certain malicious files to be deleted. If you are wondering how to boot into safe mode, you can read our process for starting a computer in safe mode here.
Image 2. Select "Safe Mode with Networking"
After locating and deleting the previous files you must remove all directories associated with Windows Secure Kit 2011 by going to the C:\ProgramFiles\Windows Secure Kit 2011 folder, select it, and delete it. In some cases you may not be able to find this directory. You can still continue to the next step.
Restart your computer. You do not need to boot into safe mode at this point. You should have removed Windows Secure Kit 2011 completely from your computer. If you find that Windows Secure Kit 2011 is still on your computer, you can repeat the steps again or go to the automatic Windows Secure Kit 2011 removal process.