Your computer is locked by the FBI Reloadit “Computer locked”Virus? —How to remove it?
What is FBI Reloadit “Computer locked” Virus?
Similar to the Ukash Virus, Moneypak Virus, Paysafecard Virus or Moneygram Virus, Reloadit virus is a malicious ransomware which is created by the Cyber Hackers to scare unsuspecting PC users into paying money as a fine.
Usually Reloadit Virus comes bundled with freewares or sharewares downloaded from the Internet. Users can get infected with this virus after they installed these programs. Once installed, Reloadit Virus will lock your computer screen with message showing below:
Federal Bureau of Investigation
All Activities of this computer has been recorded. All your files are encrypted. Don’t try to unlock your computer!
You PC [Windows version] is blocked due to at least one of the reasons specified below.
1. You have been subjected to violation of Copyright and Related Rights Law (Video, Music, Software) and illegally using or distributing copyrighted contents […]
2. You have been viewing or distributing prohibited Pornographic contents: (Child Porno photos and etc were found in [folder]). […]
3. Illegal access has been initiated from your PC without your knowledge or consent, your PC may be infected by malware, thus you are violating the law of Neglectful Use of Personal Computer. [..]
This message is fake one developed by cyber criminals to scare random users and cheat their money. Please remember that under no circumstances official authorities will do that like this. You should pay more attention and do not pay the fine of 300USD through Reloadit payment system
The FBI Reloadit lock screen is a scam, and you should ignore any alerts that this malicious software might generate. And you should remove this virus as soon as you detected its behavior.
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FBI Reloadit “Computer locked”Virus Ransomware Removal Guide:
Option 1 Remove this ransomware using Anvi Rescue Disk
Anvi Rescue Disk is a brand-new blockbuster developed by Anvisoft to help users remove ransomware infection. If your computer is locked up due to ransomware infection and even unable to boot into safe mode, then you may need this powerful ransomware killer–Anvi Rescue Disk to save your computer OS.
Anvi Rescue Disk Download:
(Note:Rescue Disk.is a large file ; please be patient while downloading.)
Please note that Rescue.iso is a large file ; please be patient while downloading.
Record Anvi Rescue Disk iso image to USB drive. You can also record the iso image to a CD/DVD, and the tutorial is included in the download file.
Connect USB to computer. You’d better backup your important data and format of your USB drive before using it to record the iso image.
Locate your download folder and double-clicking on BootUsb.exe to start it. And then click “Choose File” button to browser into your download folder and select Rescue.iso file as your source file.
Select the path of USB drive, such as drive H:
Click “Start Burning” to start the burn of USB Rescue Disk boot drive.
Please close BootUsb.exe tool after you successfully burn the file to USB drive when you get following message.
Now, you have bootable Anvi Rescue Disk to repair your computer.
Start your infected computer and configure your computer to boot from USB drive/DV/DVD that recorded Anvi Rescue Disk. Basically, you can use F8 to load USB boot menu.
For different motherboard, you may need to use the Delete or F2, F11 keys, to load the BIOS menu. Normally, the information how to enter the BIOS menu is displayed on the screen at the start of the OS boot.
After you enter Anvisoft Rescue Disk menu, please selected your preferred language and press Enter to continue.
Now you are in the mini Operating system, please double click Rescue tool to start Anvi Rescue disk.
Please run a full scan by clicking the “Scan Computer” button in the middle of the program to detect and kill the PC lockup virus.
Clicking “Fix Now” to remove the detected threat by Anvi Rescue Disk.
Switch to Repair tab. Scan and fix the registry error with the “Repair” module of Anvi Rescue Disk.
Important Notice: You have to repair the registry error after the virus been killed because the Windows registry system might be damaged by the virus. When you removed the virus and repaired the registry errors, you should follow the tips and download Anvi Smart Defenderto full scan your PC to completely clean leftover of the virus infection. You have to repair the registry error after the virus been killed because the Windows registry system might be damaged by the virus. When you removed the virus and repaired the registry errors, you should follow the tips and download Anvi Smart Defenderto full scan your PC to completely clean leftover of the virus infection.
Anvi Smart Defender direct download link: http://download.anvisoft.com/software/asdsetup.exe
You may need to upgrade to Pro version of Anvi Smart Defender to fix the registry error.
Option 2 Safe Mode with Command Prompt System Restore
If you can boot your computer into Safe Mode, please refer to the following tutorial.
During the start, keep pressing F8 key till the Advanced Windows Options Menu shows up and then use the arrow key on the keyboard to highlight the Safe Mode with Command Prompt option and then press Enter.
Note: make sure you login your computer with administrative privileges. (login as admin)
Win Vista/Seven: C:\windows\system32\rstrui.exe and press Enter
Anvi Smart Defender Download: