Do you know what Pripecs is?
Pripecs is a nasty Trojan infection that could serious jeopardize the security functionality of your computer. Pripecs Trojan may create a situation where your computer may be attacked by other malware including rogue anti-spyware programs that are installed without your knowledge.
Pripecs may also be hidden in a way that it goes undetected by some detection programs. Pripecs is usually included in a P2P download from many known illegal download networks and sites. Pripecs should be removed without any hesitation if you have detected it.
Pripecs Automatic Removal Instructions
Pripecs Manual Removal Instructions
This manual removal method is for techie computer users. Pripecs manual removal may be difficult and time consuming to remove. There's no guarantee that Pripecs will be removed completely. So read the Pripecs removal steps carefully and good luck.
Before you start: Close all programs and Internet browsers. Also back up your computer in case you make a mistake and your computer stops working.
- Uninstall Pripecs Program
Click on Start > Settings > Control Panel > Double-click on Add/Remove Programs. Search for and uninstall Pripecs if found.
- To Unregister Pripecs DLLs (view DLL removal steps)
Search and unregister these Pripecs DLLs:
To locate the Pripecs DLL path, go to Start > Search > All Files or Folders. Type Pripecs and in the Look in: select either My Computer or Local Hard Drives. Click the Search button.
Once you have the Pripecs DLL path, go to Start and then click on Run. In the Run command box, type cmd, and then click on OK.
To locate the exact DLL path, type cd in order to change the current directory. To display the contents of the directory, use the dir command. To remove the DLL file type regsvr32 /u FILENAME.dll (FILENAME is the name of the file that you want to unregister).
- To unregister Pripecs registry keys (view registry keys removal steps)
Go to Start > Run > type regedit > press OK.
Edit the value (on the right pane) by right-clicking on it and selecting the Modify option. Select the Delete option.
Search and delete these Pripecs registry keys:
- If your homepage has been changed, go to Start > Control Panel > Internet Options > click on the General > click Use Default under Home Page. Add the your desired default homepage, then click Apply > click OK. Open a new web browser to check that you have your desired default homepage.
- Remove Pripecs Directories.
To find Pripecs directories, go to Start > My Computer > Local Disk (C:) > Program Files > Show the contents of this folder.
Search and delete the following Pripecs directories:
Right-click on the Pripecs folder and select Delete.
A message will appear saying 'Are you sure you want to remove the folder Pripecs and move all its contents to the Recycle Bin?', click Yes.
Another message will appear saying 'Renaming, moving or deleting Pripecs could make some programs not work. Are you sure you want to do this?', click Yes.
- To remove Pripecs icons on your Desktop, drag and drop them to the Recycle Bin.
You've completed the Pripecs manual removal instructions!
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Disclaimer: This article is for educational purposes. By using this information you agree to be bound by the disclaimer. There's no guarantee that Pripecs will be completely removed from your computer. Seek professional help if your computer continues to experience problems.