Solution to Delete FILES.txt ransom virus from Windows

FILES.txt ransom virus

FILES.txt ransom virus is classified as ransomware program which come inside computer  without giving any prior notice. It infiltrate system through several means such as via downloading freeware attachments, opening spoofed email, sharing peer to peer file and across several other means. Once after coming inside computer, with its clever algorithm FILES.txt ransom virus lock user important file and documents like .doc, .xls, .pdf, .cdr, .jpg, .ppt with a data encrypting password and later ask to pay a ransom fine. 

If does not matter which kind of Windows operating system you use, FILES.txt ransom virus is equally dangerous. FILES.txt ransom virus created data encrypting password is so strong that it is normally not possible for user to crack it. On the other side paying ransom fine is also  not good because your this activity highly encourage hacker to perform several other kind of malicious activities onto your computer.

Further, FILES.txt ransom virus compromise system much more and add number of vicious program inside it including Key loggers, rouge antispyware, redirect virus, PUP and slowly by slowly deteriorate performance of computer. It slow down system processing speed, modify personal documents and entries and documents and lead to failure of complete hard disk. Hence it is wisely suggested to delete FILES.txt ransom virus from targeted system as quickly as possible or without wasting any more time.


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How To Remove FILES.txt ransom virus Virus Manually

Step 1 : Restart your computer in safe with networking

  • Restart your computer and keep pressing F8 key continuously.


  • You will find the Advance Boot Option on your computer screen.

Safe mode

  • Select Safe Mode With Networking Option by using arrow keys.

Safe mode

  • Login your computer with Administrator account.

Step 2 : Step all FILES.txt ransom virus related process

  • Press the Windows+R buttons together to open Run Box.


  • Type “taskmgr” and Click OK or Hit Enter button.

Type taskmgr in run box

  • Now go to the Process tab and find out FILES.txt ransom virus related process.

End process

  • Click on End Process button to stop that running process.

Step 3 : Restore Your Windows PC To Factory Settings

System Restore Windows XP

  • Log on to Windows as Administrator.
  • Click Start > All Programs > Accessories.


  • Find System Tools and click System Restore.


  • Select Restore my computer to an earlier time and click Next.


  • Choose a restore point when system was not infected and click Next.

System Restore Windows 7/Vista

  • Go to Start menu and find Restore in the Search box.

system restore

  • Now select the System Restore option from search results.
  • From the System Restore window, click the Next button.


  • Now select a restore points when your PC was not infected.


  • Click Next and follow the instructions.

System Restore Windows 8

  • Go to the search box and type Control Panel.


  • Select Control Panel and open Recovery Option.


  • Now Select Open System Restore option.


  • Find out any recent restore point when your PC was not infected.


  • Click Next and follow the instructions.

System Restore Windows 10

  • Right click the Start menu and select Control Panel.


  • Open Control Panel and Find out the Recovery option.


  • Select Recovery > Open System Restore > Next.


  • Choose a restore point before infection Next > Finish.


Hope these manual steps help you successfully remove the FILES.txt ransom virus infection from your computer. If you have performed all the above manual steps and still can’t access your files or cannot remove this nasty ransomware infection from your computer then you should choose a powerful malware removal tool. You can easily remove this harmful virus from your computer by using third party tool. It is the best and the most easy way to get rid of this infection.


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