Manual removal instructions:

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

Use this guide to remove IMPORTANTUPDATES.EXE manually:

STEP 1: Uninstall IMPORTANTUPDATES.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 IMPORTANTUPDATES.EXE in their description. Discover the directories where such processes start. Search for random or strange file names.

Remove IMPORTANTUPDATES.EXE virus from running processes Remove IMPORTANTUPDATES.EXE virus from running processes.

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

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Disable the services with random names or contains IMPORTANTUPDATES.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 IMPORTANTUPDATES.EXE from scheduled task list.

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

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

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

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

STEP 6: Check your shortcuts on your desktop and in the Start menu for IMPORTANTUPDATES.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.



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