Remove Trojan.Wanex Permanently From Infected PC

Are you unable to remove Trojan.Wanex from your system? Does the installed softwares of your system are not responding properly? Have you detected extremely sluggish speed of various functions of the system? Does your installed security programs has become inaccessible. All these signs indicates that your PC has been infected with Trojan.Wanex. After reading this post, you will know how this threat attacked the system and the best way to remove it completely. So, try to follow the instructions in step-by-step manner.


Know About Trojan.Wanex:-

Trojan.Wanex is regarded as Trojan infection which can penetrate in the system without any prior notification. It carries ability to perform malignant activities in the PC and leads it to critical situations. Trojan.Wanex works as an agent of the cyber crooks and helps them in making illegal profits. It is created in such a way which can keep its eyes on your online session without your consent. It makes use of keylogger to record the keystrokes of the users when they type any sensitive information related to bank account passwords, login Id, etc. Even more, it have capability to bypass the collected data to the third party hackers and makes you suffer from identity theft situations. Hence, if you detect any of the symptoms of Trojan.Wanex then remove it without wasting a single moment.

The geographical distribution of Trojan.Wanex is high which can spread from one PC to another using computer networks. It will also drop fake codes in the registry editor or stored files to corrupt them severely. Presence of trojan can slow down the running speed of all the basic functions of the system such as start up, shut down, opening files, playing games, installing applications, Internet connections etc. Whats more, you will find lots of running process in the task manager which can results to high CPU utilizations. Due to the powerful impacts of threat, you will notice that updated antivirus, Windows Firewall alert will not work properly. Even more, it can create lots of fake files, folders, shortcuts and icons at different location of the system. Its long time presence can make the system almost useless. Hence, it is strongly recommended to the users to remove Trojan.Wanex permanently from the infected system.


Manual Trojan.Wanex Removal Guide

Step 1: How to Start your PC in Safe Mode with Networking to Get Rid of Trojan.Wanex

(For Win 7 | XP | Vista Users)

  • first of all PC is to be rebooted in Safe Mode with Networking
  • Select on Start Button and Click on Shutdown | Restart option and select OK
  • when the PC restarts, keep tapping on F8 until you don’t get Advanced Boot Options.
  • Safe Mode with Networking Option is to be selected from the list.



(For Win 8 | 8.1 | Win 10 Users)

  • Click on Power Button near Windows Login Screen
  • Keep Shift Button on the keyboard pressed and select Restart Option
  • Now Select on Enable Safe Mode with Networking Option



In case Trojan.Wanex, is not letting your PC to Start in Safe Mode, then following Step is to followed

Step 2: Remove Trojan.Wanex Using System Restore Process

  • PC need to be rebooted to Safe Mode with Command Prompt
  • As soon as Command Prompt Window appear on the screen, select on cd restore and press on Enter option


Type rstrui.exe and Click on Enter again.


Now users need to Click on Next option and Choose restore point that was the last time Windows was working fine prior to Trojan.Wanex infection. Once done, Click on Next button.



Select Yes to Restore your System and get rid of Trojan.Wanex infection.


However, if the above steps does not work to remove Trojan.Wanex, follow the below mentioned steps

Step:3  Unhide All Hidden Files and Folders to Delete Trojan.Wanex

How to View Trojan.Wanex Hidden Folders on Windows XP

  1. In order to show the hidden files and folders, you need to follow the given instructions:-
  2. Close all the Windows or minimize the opened application to go to desktop.
  3. Open “My Computer” by double-clicking on its icon.
  4. Click on Tools menu and select Folder options.
  5. Click on the View tab from the new Window.
  6. Check the Display contents of the system folders options.
  7. In the Hidden files and folders section, you need to put a check mark on Show hidden files and folders option.
  8. Click on Apply and then OK button. Now, close the Window.
  9. Now, you can see all the Trojan.Wanex related hidden files and folders on the system.

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How to Access Trojan.Wanex Hidden folders on Windows Vista

  1. Minimize or close all opened tabs and go to Desktop.
  2. Go to the lower left of your screen, you will see Windows logo there, click on Start button.
  3. Go to Control Panel menu and click on it.
  4. After Control Panel got opened, there will two options, either “Classic View” or “Control Panel Home View”.
  5. Do the following when you are in “Classic View”.
  6. Double click on the icon and open Folder Options.
  7. Choose View tab.
  8. Again move to step 5.
  9. Do the following if you are “Control Panel Home View”.
  10. Hit button on Appearance and Personalization link.
  11. Chose Show Hidden Files or Folders.
  12. Under the Hidden File or Folder section, click on the button which is right next to the Show Hidden Files or Folders.
  13. Click on Apply button and then hit OK. Now, close the window.
  14. Now, to show you all hidden files or folders created by Trojan.Wanex, you have successfully considered Windows Vista.




How to Unhide Trojan.Wanex Created Folders on Windows 7

1. Go to the desktop and tap on the small rectangle which is located in the lower-right part of the system screen.

2. Now, just open the “Start” menu by clicking on the Windows start button which is located in the lower-left side of the PC screen that carries the windows logo.

3. Then after, look for the “Control Panel” menu option in the right-most row and open it.

4. When the Control Panel menu opens, then look for the “Folder Options” link.

5. Tap over the “View tab”.

6. Under the “Advanced Settings” category, double click on the “Hidden Files or Folders” associated with Trojan.Wanex.

7. Next, just select the check-box in order to Show hidden files, folders, or drives.

8. After this, click on “Apply” >> “OK” and then close the menu.

9. Now, the Windows 7 should be configured to show you all hidden files, folders or drives.


Steps to Unhide Trojan.Wanex related Files and Folders on Windows 8

  1. First of all, power on your Windows PC and click on start logo button that is found in left side of the system screen.
  2. Now, move to program lists and select control panel app.
  3. When Control panel is open completely, click on more settings option.
  4. After, you will see a Control panel Window and then you choose “Appearance and Personalization” tab.
  5. In Advance settings dialogue box, you need to tick mark on Show hidden files and folders and clear the check box for Hide protected system files.
  6. Click on Apply and Ok button. This apply option helps you to detect and eradicate all types of Trojan.Wanex related suspicious files.
  7. Finally, navigate your mouse cursor on close option to exit this panel.

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How to View Trojan.Wanex associated folders on Windows 10

1. Open the folder if you wish to unhide files.

2. Search and Click on View in Menu bar

3. In Menu click on to view folder options.

4. Again click on View and Enable Radio Button associated with Show hidden files created by Trojan.Wanex, folder and drive.

5. Press apply and OK.

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Step 4: Press Start Key along with R- copy + paste the below stated command and Click on OK

notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts

  • This will open up a new file, in case if your system has been hacked, some IP’s will be shown at the bottom of the screen


Click on the Start Menu, Input “Control Panel” in the search box —> Select. Network and Internet —> Network and Sharing Center —> Next Change Adapter Settings. Right-click your Internet connection —> Select on Properties.

  • In case if you find Suspicious IP in the local host –or if you are finding it difficult and have any problem then submit question to us and we will be happy to help you.