Uninstall Virus.Win32.Faker.A from Windows Computer

Why should you eliminate Virus.Win32.Faker.A quickly?

Virus.Win32.Faker.A is considered as severe Trojan horse, that is unleashed to invade computers running Windows operating system and provide RDP to remote hackers. First of all, Virus.Win32.Faker.A creates a number of vulnerabilities and then disrupt computer's normal functioning. Afterwards, taking advantages of it, the trojan horse inject itself into legitimate process of Windows applications in order to escape antivirus detection and stay in computer for a very long time. Speaking of RDP (remote desktop protocol), it enables remote hacker to access your files, system settings and execute unsafe commands remotely without your consent. Besides, you must know that a remote hacker would steal your private files, delete specific files, disable security shield and block essential windows processes without your awareness.


Once it is activated in the background, it will keep spying on your online activities and keep steals credentials including online banking details, social security number, IP address, Geo-location and so on. You should know that it will definitely collect your credit card numbers and transaction passwords when you do online shopping or ticket booking. Besides, Virus.Win32.Faker.A might steal your social accounts passwords as well as steal your files and private photos or videos. What's more worse, the trojan make use of your email ID to distribute harmful codes, links and ads among Windows users globally. Virus.Win32.Faker.A also takes advantages of your computer flaws to open a backdoor for other malware. Above mentioned malicious action will destroy your computer and public image completely. Though, immediate removal of the trojan horse is recommended.

Possible Reasons Behind Virus.Win32.Faker.A attack

  • Lack of Reliable Antivirus : Probably, you haven't installed a reliable Security software on your computer. So that, taking advantages of it, Virus.Win32.Faker.A may have invaded your computer.
  • Participation in suspicious activities : You may have doubled clicked spam email attachments or you may have installed existing software updates from redirected URL (untrustworthy source). For instance, flash player update, java update, browser updates etc.
  • Installation of pirated software or games : the most worse, you may have installed pirated software or games. You may have added malicious patches to activate costly software for free. These activities invites Virus.Win32.Faker.A trojan horse on your Windows.

Therefore, to safeguard your computer, install a reliable Antivirus software on your computer. For now, it is essential to get rid of Virus.Win32.Faker.A trojan horse from PC to prevent more damages.

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How to Uninstall Virus.Win32.Faker.A from Control Panel from Windows 10

  • Click and Open Start Menu option


  • Settings option is to be selected on the menu to show all the contents


  • Click on System option


  • On the system Menu, Click on Apps and features option


  • Now Click on Virus.Win32.Faker.A to remove it from PC.

How to Eliminate Virus.Win32.Faker.A from Windows 8/8.1

Step 1: Press repeatedly F8 to boot PC in Safe Mode. Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”.


Step 2: Press ALT+Ctrl+Del to open Windows Task Manager. After that, search all the Virus.Win32.Faker.A related processes and then click to “End Task”


Step 3: Type “regedit” in Run dialog box and open Windows Registry Editor. Search and delete all the corrupt registries added by Virus.Win32.Faker.A infection.


Step 4: Go to Start and then click to open Control Panel.


After that, click Add/Remove Program


Uninstall Virus.Win32.Faker.A associated programs from Windows 8/8.1


Uninstall Virus.Win32.Faker.A From Window 7/vista

Tap on F8 Key to Enter Safe Mode


Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”


First of all close all running programs and open Task manager by pressing ALT + CTRL + DEL keys on your keyboard simultaneously.


Now Click on Processes menu and select all the processes associated with Virus.Win32.Faker.A one by one then click on End Task.


Now go to the desktop, click on Start Menu on the left lower corner. Move to Control panel and use left mouse click over it.


The Control panel window will open, if are getting the view by Category find and click “Uninstall a program” below “Programs” group.


Now select Virus.Win32.Faker.A within programs list and click on Uninstall.

Steps to Eliminate Virus.Win32.Faker.A from Windows XP

Step 1: Restart PC in Safe Mode by continuously pressing F8 button. After that, select “Safe Mode with Networking”.


Step 2: Open Windows Task Manager by pressing Alt+Ctrl+Del together. After that, find and select all the Virus.Win32.Faker.A associated processes and then click to “End Task” button.


Step 3: Open Run dialog box and then enter “regedit.exe” to open Windows Registry. Search and then delete all the corrupt and infectious registries added by Virus.Win32.Faker.A.


Step 4: Click Start button and then go to Control Panel, click to open Windows Add/Remove Program. Search all the Virus.Win32.Faker.A related programs and then uninstall it from Windows XP.



How to Uninstall Virus.Win32.Faker.A From Your Infected Browser

A. Guidelines to Remove Virus.Win32.Faker.A From Microsoft Edge Browser

How to Reset Default Search Engine to Uninstall Virus.Win32.Faker.A

Select Settings after selecting More (…) on the address bar


Click and select on View advanced settings option

advance settings-edge

In order to input the search engine, Click on <Add new> under option”Search in the address bar with”


Select Search engine and adds as default by clicking on Add as default option.

How to Reset Default Homepage on Microsoft Edge to Uninstall Virus.Win32.Faker.A

  • Select More (…) option on the address bar followed by settings
  • Select specific page or pages under Open with option
  • After selecting the Custom option, enter the URL of the homepage you wish to set as


B. How to Delete Virus.Win32.Faker.A from Google Chrome

Click to Open Google Chrome and then click on menu icon which is on the top right corner and then select Tools → Extensions


Select all the malicious extensions including Virus.Win32.Faker.A and then select trash icon


Again click on menu icon and select Settings and then click to Manage Search Engines under the Search section


In Search Engines, remove all the infectious search sites and set Google Chrome as Default Browser


C. How to Uninstall Virus.Win32.Faker.A From Mozilla Firefox

Launch Mozilla Firefox and find and click “Firefox” button on the top left corner on the screen.


A drop down box will appear, navigate to Add-ons option and click on it.


In the next window select and click on “Extensions” in left pane.


Find Virus.Win32.Faker.A add-on and click on the center area to see the border exactly and click on Disable button.
Wait a moment and let the add-on get disabled.


Now click the “Remove” button, later on uninstall the add-on Mozilla will ask you to restart the browser.


D. How to Remove Virus.Win32.Faker.A From Internet Explorer

First of all Launch Internet explorer by clicking the Task-bar Icon on desktop.

Now Click on Tool Menu on web browser interface.


Select and click on Manage add-ons in the drop down box.

A View and manage your Internet Explorer Add-ons window will open, now click on “Toolbar and Extensions” option in left pane.

A list of all installed ad-ons will appear, select Virus.Win32.Faker.A and click on “Disable” button and Reset IE


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