Is ransomware really that harmful

WannaBeHappy could be the ransomware that encoded your files. The most likely way you got the file-encoding malicious software was through spam emails and malicious downloads. Ransomware is considered to be a very damaging malware as it encodes files, and demands for money in exchange for getting them back. If file-encoding malware specialists manage to crack the file-encoding malware, they may release a free decoding tool, or if you have backup, you could easily restore your files. Other than that, file recovery might not be possible. Ransom payment doesn’t mean you will get your files back so take that into account if you are thinking about paying. What’s probably going to occur is the crooks will just take your money and pick to not help you. We would recommend that you terminate WannaBeHappy instead of giving into the demands.

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How does ransomware behave

If you recently opened some file attached to an email it is probable you obtained the infection from there. All malware authors have to do is attach an infected file to an email and send it to innocent users. When a user opens the the file attached to the email, the file-encoding malicious software downloads onto the PC. Reckless or less informed users may be jeopardizing their operating systems if they open every single email attachment that reach their inbox. You can generally differentiate a malicious email from a secure one pretty easily, you merely need to familiarize yourself with the signs. Be specially cautious of senders pressuring you into opening the attachment. In general, be careful as any email attachment you get can contain file-encrypting malware. You also must stop using unsecure websites for your downloads. You ought to only download from legitimate pages if you want to avoid ransomware.

What the ransomware will do is, it will use complicated encryption algorithms to encrypt your data so that you can no longer open them. The major things targeted will be images, documents and videos. You will then run into a ransom note, and it will reveal what is going on. The note will demand that payments is needed so as to recover your data. Hackers’ behavior is erratic for that reason doing business with them might become really annoying. This is why, paying can not bring the desired outcomes. You getting the decoding utility for which you have to pay, may not necessarily happen. Hackers can just take your money and not provide anything in exchange. These situations are why having backup is so crucial, you can simply eliminate WannaBeHappy and not be concerned about file recovery. Whether you have backup or not, we suggest you erase WannaBeHappy.

How to eliminate WannaBeHappy

You’re recommended to acquire anti-malware software and have it delete WannaBeHappy for you. If you are an inexperienced user, by hand WannaBeHappy termination can bring about more trouble than good. We need to note, however, that the security application won’t decrypt your files, it will only erase WannaBeHappy

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Learn how to remove WannaBeHappy from your computer

Step 1. Delete WannaBeHappy via Safe Mode with Networking

a) Windows 7/Windows Vista/Windows XP

  1. Start → Shutdown → Restart. win7-restart How to remove WannaBeHappy
  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 WannaBeHappy
  4. Once your computer loads, open your browser and download anti-malware software.
  5. Use it to delete WannaBeHappy.

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 WannaBeHappy
  2. Access Troubleshoot, select Advanced options and press Startup settings. win-10-startup How to remove WannaBeHappy
  3. Go down to Enable Safe Mode and press Restart. win10-safe-mode How to remove WannaBeHappy
  4. Once your browser loads, open your browser and download anti-malware software.
  5. Use it to delete WannaBeHappy.

Step 2. Delete WannaBeHappy via System Restore

a) Windows 7/Windows Vista/Windows XP

  1. Start → Shutdown → Restart win7-restart How to remove WannaBeHappy.
  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 WannaBeHappy
  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 WannaBeHappy
  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 WannaBeHappy
  2. Access Troubleshoot, select Advanced options and press Command Prompt. win-10-startup How to remove WannaBeHappy
  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 WannaBeHappy
  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 WannaBeHappy
  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 WannaBeHappy

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 WannaBeHappy
  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 WannaBeHappy