Uninstall WinFix Pro: Complete Removal Instructions Of WinFix Pro


WinFix Pro is classified as potentially unwanted program which usually invades in the system bundled with freewares or sharewares downloaded from unauthorized sites. It pretends itself a legitimate program which will help the users to optimize PC performance. After entering in the system, WinFix Pro disables the working of security programs such as antivirus and Windows Firewall. During your important works, it will perform fake scanning in the background and claims to fix all the issues. It tactics on the users to buy its licensed version copy and also provides buy link. Be careful because WinFix Pro is created by the third parties which will damage your PC more severely.

The main objective of the hackers is to promote WinFix Pros and increase its sales leads. Once the user proceed for online payment, it can record their keystrokes in order to gain the financial details. The worst part of the program is that it will bypass the sensitive information to the remote location servers and allow its creators to use for malicious purpose. Apart from this, its existence can cause extremely sluggish speed of the system performance and disables the working of installed programs. Even more, it posses dangerous impacts on your important files by corrupting which you will not be able to view them. It is possible that it can leads your PC to destructive situations if stays for long time. Hence, it is highly suggested to uninstall WinFix Pro quickly if you detect any of its symptoms in your PC.


How to Uninstall WinFix Pro from Compromised System

Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from WinFix Pro

(this Guide illustrates how to restart Windows in Safe Mode in all versions.)

Step:2 Now you need to View all Hidden Files and Folders that exist on different drives

Step:3 Uninstall WinFix Pro from Control Panel

  • Press Start Key + R together and Type appwiz.cpl
  • appwiz

  • Now Press on OK
  • This will Open the Control Panel. Now look for WinFix Pro or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall WinFix Pro ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove WinFix Pro from Startup Items

  • To Go to Startup Area, Click on Start Key + R
  • Type msconfig in the search area and click on Enter. A window will pop-out
  • Misconfig 1



  • In the Startup area, look for any suspicious WinFix Pro entries or that are from Unknown Manufacturers
  • (This is an important step and users are advised to monitor all items carefully over here before proceeding further.)
  • Step:5 How to Remove WinFix Pro from Localhost Files

  • Click on Start Key + R in Combination. Copy and Paste to Open hosts File
  • notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts
  • Soon, you will get a list of suspicious IP’s in the bottom of the screen
  • hosts_opt-1

  • this is quite helpful in knowing if your browser has been hacked
  • Steps 6: How to Remove WinFix Pro and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove WinFix Pro from IE

    Open IE and Click on Tools. Now Select Manage add-ons
    IE Extension 1

    In the pane, under Toolbars and Extensions, Choose the WinFix Pro extensions which is to be deleted

    IE toolbar and extensions

  • Now Click on Remove or Disable Option.
  • Press Tool button and Select Internet Option
  • Internet-options

  • This will lead you to the Tab, now Select Privacy Tab, Turn on Pop-up blocker by clicking on it.
  • IE-block-pop-ups


    How to Uninstall WinFix Pro from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select WinFix Pro related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove WinFix Pro
  • chrome-extensions 2

  • Under Advanced Settings Option, Enable Do not allow any Site to Show pop-ups. Click on Ok to apply it.
  • Chrome-not-allow-pop-ups

    How to Block WinFix Pro on Mozilla FF

  • Select and Open Mozilla FF, Select WinFix Pro or other Add-ons by clicking on Menu button
  • Mozilla Addon 1

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to WinFix Pro.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

  • Now Click on Remove to delete WinFix Pro permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of WinFix Pro on Edge on Win 10

  • First of all Open MS Edge and Click on “More actions(…)” link
  • Edge-1
  • Now Select and Click on Settings In Menu under “More Actions”
  • Edge-2

  • Under Settings, screen click on View Advanced Settings button
  • Edge-3

  • In Advanced Settings, turn on Block pop-ups by toggling button to ON
  • Edge4


    Following the above Manual Steps will be effective in blocking WinFix Pro. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC


    Don’t forget to given your feedback or submit any question if you have any doubt regarding WinFix Pro or its removal process


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