What is ransomware

Recovery ransomware ransomware is a file-encoding piece of malware that can do a lot of damage. It’s a highly dangerous infection, and it may lead to serious issues, like you losing your files. Due to this, and the fact that infection occurs pretty easily, ransomware is considered to be very dangerous. If you have recently opened a strange email attachment, pressed on a infected advert or downloaded an application promoted on some untrustworthy site, that is how it contaminated your device. Once a computer is infected, the encoding process begins, and afterwards, you will be requested to give money in exchange for a decryption. The amount of money asked depends on the ransomware, some ask for thousands of dollars, some for less than $100. No matter how much you’re requested to pay, it isn’t recommended to comply with the demands. Relying on cyber crooks to keep their word and restore your files would be naive, since there’s nothing preventing them from simply taking your money. If you were left with undecrypted data after paying, you would definitely not be the first one. Backup is a better investment, since you wouldn’t be risking losing your files if this were to happen again. We are certain you will find a suitable option as there are many to pick from. Eliminate Recovery ransomware and then access your backup, if it was made before the infection, to restore data. This isn’t likely to be the last time malware will enter your system, so you ought to be ready. If you wish your device to not be infected constantly, it’s necessary to learn about malware and how it could enter your machine.

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File encoding malicious program spread ways

Although there are exceptions, a lot of data encoding malware use the most basic methods of infection, such as spam email, infected adverts and downloads. Methods that require more skill can be used too, however.

If you can recall opening a file which you got from an apparently legitimate email in the spam folder, that could be where you obtained the file encoding malware from. You open the email, download and open the attachment and the ransomware is now able to start encrypting your files. Those kinds of emails commonly land in the spam folder but some users think of them as credible and move them to the inbox, thinking it’s credible. Usage of basic greetings (Dear Customer/Member), strong pressure to open the file added, and obvious mistakes in grammar are what you need to look out for when dealing with emails from unfamiliar senders with added files. If the sender was a company whose services you use, your name would be automatically inserted into the email they send you, instead of a general greeting. It would not be shocking if you see known company names (Amazon, eBay, PayPal) be used, because when users notice a known name, they let down their guard. Clicking on advertisements hosted on questionable sites and using compromised web pages as download sources might also result in an infection. If you frequently engage with advertisements while on questionable web pages, it’s no wonder your system is infected. And if you have to download something, only rely on official web pages. Avoid downloading anything from adverts, whether they’re pop-ups or banners or any other type. If a program had to update itself, it would do it automatically or alert you, but never via browser.

What happened to your files?

One of the reasons why ransomware are categorized as a dangerous-level infection is its ability to. The process of encoding your files take a very short time, so you may not even notice what is going on. All affected files will have a file extension. Some file encrypting malware do use strong encryption algorithms for file encryption, which is why it may be impossible to recover files without having to pay. When the encryption process is complete, a ransom note should appear, with information about what you should do next. The creators/spreaders of the ransomware will request that you use their decryption program, which you obviously have to pay for, and that is not suggested. Don’t forget who you’re dealing with, what is preventing crooks from simply taking your money. You would also support their, in addition to potentially losing your money. When victims comply with the demands, they are making ransomware a rather successful business, which already made $1 billion in 2016, and obviously that attracts plenty of people to it. Consider buying good backup instead. These kinds of infections could happen again, but if backup was accessible, you wouldn’t need to worry about file loss. Our advice would be to ignore the requests, and if the threat is still inside on your device, uninstall Recovery ransomware, in case you need help, you may use the guidelines we provide below this report. You can avoid these types of threats, if you know how they are distributed, so try to become familiar with its distribution ways, in detail.

Recovery ransomware elimination

We warn you that anti-malware utility will be needed to fully get rid of the file encoding malicious program. Unless you know exactly what you are doing, which may not be the case if you are reading this, we do not suggest proceeding to uninstall Recovery ransomware manually. A better choice would be using dependable removal software to do it for you. The tool should eliminate Recovery ransomware, if it’s still present, as those tools are created for taking care of such threats. If you encounter some kind of issue, or aren’t sure about how to proceed, scroll down for guidelines. Sadly, the malware removal tool will simply erase the threat, it isn’t able to restore data. But, you should also keep in mind that some ransomware is decryptable, and malware researchers may develop free decryption utilities.

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Learn how to remove Recovery ransomware from your computer

Step 1. Delete Recovery ransomware via Safe Mode with Networking

a) Windows 7/Windows Vista/Windows XP

  1. Start → Shutdown → Restart. win7-restart How to remove Recovery ransomware
  2. When it is restarting, start pressing F8 until Advanced Boot Options appear.
  3. Go down to Safe Mode with Networking. win7-safe-mode How to remove Recovery ransomware
  4. Once your computer loads, open your browser and download anti-malware software.
  5. Use it to delete Recovery ransomware.

b) Windows 8/Windows 10

  1. Click the power button from the Start menu, hold the key Shift and press Restart. win10-restart How to remove Recovery ransomware
  2. Access Troubleshoot, select Advanced options and press Startup settings. win-10-startup How to remove Recovery ransomware
  3. Go down to Enable Safe Mode and press Restart. win10-safe-mode How to remove Recovery ransomware
  4. Once your browser loads, open your browser and download anti-malware software.
  5. Use it to delete Recovery ransomware.

Step 2. Delete Recovery ransomware via System Restore

a) Windows 7/Windows Vista/Windows XP

  1. Start → Shutdown → Restart win7-restart How to remove Recovery ransomware.
  2. When it is restarting, start pressing F8 until Advanced Boot Options appear.
  3. Go down to Safe Mode with Command Prompt. win7-safe-mode How to remove Recovery ransomware
  4. In Command Prompt, enter cd restore and press Enter.
  5. Then type in rstrui.exe and press Enter. win7-command-prompt How to remove Recovery ransomware
  6. In the System Restore window that appears, click Next, select restore point, and press Next again.
  7. Press Yes.

b) Windows 8/Windows 10

  1. Click the power button from the Start menu, hold the key Shift and press Restart. win10-restart How to remove Recovery ransomware
  2. Access Troubleshoot, select Advanced options and press Command Prompt. win-10-startup How to remove Recovery ransomware
  3. In Command Prompt, enter cd restore and press Enter.
  4. Then type in rstrui.exe and press Enter. win10-command-prompt How to remove Recovery ransomware
  5. In the System Restore window that appears, click Next, select restore point, and press Next again.
  6. Press Yes.

Step 3. Recover your data

If ransomware has encrypted your files, it may be possible to recover them using one of the below mentioned methods. However, they will not always work, and the best way to ensure you do not lose your files is to have backup.

a) Method 1. Recover files via Data Recovery Pro

  1. Download Data Recovery Pro.
  2. Once it's installed, launch it and start a scan. data-recovery-pro How to remove Recovery ransomware
  3. If the program is able to recover the files, you should be able to get them back. data-recovery-pro-scan How to remove Recovery ransomware

b) Method 2. Recover files via Windows Previous Versions

If System Restore was enabled before you lost access to your files, you should be able to recover them via Windows Previous Versions.
  1. Find and right-click on the file you want to recover.
  2. Press Properties and then Previous Versions. win-previous-version How to remove Recovery ransomware
  3. Select the version and press Restore.

c) Method 3. Recover files via Shadow Explorer

If the ransomware did not delete Shadow Copies of your files, you should be able to recover them via Shadow Explorer.
  1. Download Shadow Explorer from shadowexplorer.com.
  2. After you install it, open it.
  3. Select the disk with the encrypted files, choose a date.
  4. If folders that you want to recover appear, press Export. shadowexplorer How to remove Recovery ransomware