%TEMP%\~WUPDATE.LNK - Dangerous


Manual removal instructions:

The file ~WUPDATE.LNK is malware related. You must delete the file ~WUPDATE.LNK immediately!

Use this guide to remove ~WUPDATE.LNK manually:

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

check installed programs to uninstall

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

Remove ~WUPDATE.LNK virus from running processes Remove ~WUPDATE.LNK virus from running processes.

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

Remove ~WUPDATE.LNK virus from Windows services Remove ~WUPDATE.LNK virus from Windows services.

Disable the services with random names or contains ~WUPDATE.LNK 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 ~WUPDATE.LNK from scheduled task list.

Delete any task related to ~WUPDATE.LNK. Disable unknown tasks with random names.

STEP 5: Clear the Windows registry from ~WUPDATE.LNK virus.

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

Remove ~WUPDATE.LNK virus from Windows registry Remove ~WUPDATE.LNK virus from Windows registry.

Find and delete all keys/values contains ~WUPDATE.LNK.

STEP 6: Check your shortcuts on your desktop and in the Start menu for ~WUPDATE.LNK 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.

~WUPDATE.LNK is related to: ~WUPDATE.LNK.

Remove %TEMP%\~WUPDATE.LNK now!

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