Manual removal instructions:

The file PGUPD.EXE is malware related. You must delete the file PGUPD.EXE immediately!

Use this guide to remove PGUPD.EXE manually:

STEP 1: Uninstall PGUPD.EXE using Windows uninstallation applet (use Add/Remove Programs or Uninstall Program or Apps & features).

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STEP 2: Open Task Manager and close all processes, related to PGUPD.EXE in their description. Discover the directories where such processes start. Search for random or strange file names.

Remove PGUPD.EXE virus from running processes Remove PGUPD.EXE virus from running processes.

STEP 3: Inspect the Windows services. Press Win+R, type in: services.msc and press OK.

Remove PGUPD.EXE virus from Windows services Remove PGUPD.EXE virus from Windows services.

Disable the services with random names or contains PGUPD.EXE in it's name or description.

STEP 4: After that press Win+R, type in: taskschd.msc and press OK to open Windows Task Scheduler.

Remove PGUPD.EXE from scheduled task list.

Delete any task related to PGUPD.EXE. Disable unknown tasks with random names.

STEP 5: Clear the Windows registry from PGUPD.EXE virus.

Press Win+R, type in: regedit.exe and press OK.

Remove PGUPD.EXE virus from Windows registry Remove PGUPD.EXE virus from Windows registry.

Find and delete all keys/values contains PGUPD.EXE.

STEP 6: Check your shortcuts on your desktop and in the Start menu for PGUPD.EXE presence.

Fix infected shortcuts.

STEP 7: Remove a virus from Google Chrome.

STEP 8: Remove a virus from Internet Explorer.

STEP 9: Remove a virus from Mozilla Firefox.

STEP 10: And at the end, clear your basket, temporal files, browser's cache.

PGUPD.EXE is related to: Suspicious_GEN.F47V0423, PGUPD.EXE. Virustotal = 3/60 MD5 = 530192046D34726E88600E546AEA10B9 File Size: 1316448


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