‘Police: Your Operating System is Locked (Ukash Virus)’ – Unlock Your PC!
‘Police: Your Operating System is Locked’ is a very risky ransomeware which comes through infected links and websites. Actually, it generates from a family of screen lockers called Goscri. After its infection, you will be unable to open your computer. It locks your computer screen and displays a message that your computer has been locked for some illegal activities and you will be asked to pay an amount of 100 Euro if you want to unlock your computer. If you will pay the money, your money will be lost definitely because this is totally a fake message. For that, after paying money, your computer will remain locked. It can also affect your computer even it is under antivirus protection. It has the ability to detect the IP and according to the IP location it will display screen lock image. As a result, it resists all the procedure of its uninstallation, it installs itself to the PC without users consent, it may also download and install several harmful spyware programs on your PC and many more. So, it is advised that without paying this bogus ransomware you better try to remove ‘Police: Your Operating System is Locked’ from your PC as soon it is detected.
‘Police: Your Operating System is Locked’ Screenshot!
How to get rid of ‘Police: Your Operating System is Locked’ ransomware effectively!
Since this ransomware locks the PC, so it is really very difficult to remove it using the normal conventional methods. But still the related bogus messages can be eliminated from the computer system by starting the PC in ‘Safe Mode’. Once you are through to the PC you can eliminate the traces of this ransomware but doing so will not guarantee the complete removal of this ransomware. It is because the traces of this ransomware is scattered all over the PC which is really very hard to find and remove. So, it is advised that you better download the specialized program provided below and run a free scan to detect and remove ‘Police: Your Operating System is Locked’ from the PC. It will automatically scan all nook and cranny of the hard drive and remove all the traces of this ransomware. Moreover, it will also help the PC to run faster with improved performance and efficiency. So, just download this powerful tool and get rid of ‘Police: Your Operating System is Locked’ ransomware with ease.
To view the complete installation process, check out Installation Guide.
Manual removal methods of this ransomware tends to be little less reliable & effective, but still those methods are explained below –
Step 1 – Start your Windows system and keep pressing ‘F8’ button on your keyboard until Windows Advanced Option menu shows up. Then select the ‘Safe Mode with Command Prompt’ option from the list and press ‘Enter’.
Step 2 – In the opened command prompt type ‘explorer’ and press ‘Enter’ to open the explorer windows.
Step 3 – Now in the command prompt type ‘regedit’ and press ‘Enter’.
Step 4 – In registry editor window navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionWinlogon
Step 5 – In the right side of the window locate ‘Shell’ and click on it. Now click on Modify. Its default value is Explorer.exe, if you see something else, then remove it and type Explorer.exe on it. If something else is written on it then use that information to navigate to the rogue executable and remove it.
Step 6 – Then restart your PC and download the file mentioned below and perform full system scan to eliminate ‘Police: Your Operating System is Locked’ from PC.