Windows Safety Master Removal Guide

Do you know what Windows Safety Master is?

Windows Safety Master is a treacherous computer application trying to convince you that your computer is stuffed with key loggers, Trojans and other dangerous infections. This application operates in the same manner as Windows Efficiency Kit and is a clone of this malware. The purpose of misleading you into believing that you are at risk is to persuade you to buy a full version of Windows Safety Master which supposedly removes all types of infections. As this application is malicious and seeks your money, every operation is simulated just to trick you, and if you want to have your system clean, remove the malware at once.

Since the rogue looks like antivirus software, it is easy to place one’s trust in it. It shows scans of the system which always presents something surprising, meaning that every time various infections might be displayed. However convincing they might seem to be, you should not try to delete them manually, because those infections might be files of your system and their removal may impair the system, and you will have two problems: remove the infection and repair the system.
Windows Safety Master Removal GuideWindows Safety Master screenshot
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Windows Safety Master cannot detect and remove computer infections, so there is no need to pay attention to such pop-up warnings:

Recommended: Activate Antivirus to get full protection against malicious, virus, spyware and unwanted software.

Firewall has blocked a program from accessing the Internet […]
This type of virus intercepts entered data and transmits them to a remote server.

It is crucial to ignore the malfunctions caused by the rogue anti-virus program because the system will start working properly only when you remove Windows Safety Master from the computer. You cannot access the Internet and use various computer programs because of the deceitful infection, so do not wait any longer but remove the infection from the PC.

If you leave the removal of Windows Safety Master to an automatic malware removal tool, no damage to your system will be caused, because only relevant files are removed. In this case, it is important that the removal tool be legitimate and powerful, because only a reliable application can fix the problem effectively. It will detect and remove all constituent parts of the rogue, which ensures Windows Safety Master cannot be regenerated.

Since the computer infection restricts access to the Internet, you can facilitate the removal process by activating the program with one of the activation keys. If none of them help, follow the instructions provided below.

Activation keys:




In non-techie terms:

Windows Safety Master is a rogue software program that seeks to make you purchase its so-called full version for $49.95 or $99.9. Do not buy this fake program under any circumstances.

Windows Safety Master Removal

  1. Reboot the computer.
  2. As soon as BIOS startup screen loads, start tapping F8.
  3. Select Safe Mode with Command Prompt and press Enter.
  4. Type in cd.. next to C:\Windows\system32\ and press Enter.
  5. Type C:\Windows\explorer.exe when another line appears and press Enter.
  6. Open the Start menu.
  7. On Windows XP, first launch the Run command; if you use Windows Vista or Windows 7, use the search box in the Start menu. Type in %appdata% and hit Enter.
  8. Delete the file guard-{4 random symbols}.exe.
  9. Restart the computer.
  10. Open the Start menu and type regedit into the search box. On Windows XP, launch the Run command and then type in regedit.
  11. Press Enter.
  12. Go to HKEY_CURRECT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\Current Version\Winlogon.
  13. Right-click on Shell and select Modify.
  14. To change Value Data, type in %WinDir%\Explorer.exe and click OK.
  15. Close the window and go to and download SpyHunter.
  16. Install the application and scan the computer.

Aliases: WindowsSafetyMasterVirus.