Tutorial – How to Remove .Promorad2 Ransomware?

.Promorad2

.Promorad2 is another encrypt ransomware that locks your files and shows you a decrypt instruction to lead you to buy the decryption key. Usually the instruction looks like e a decrypting helper, and it looks like an item that will help you decode the files which are locked. In generally, users will simply encrypt their files with passwords and they want to protect their data or secrets. But the truth is far from it and .Promorad2 generally caused encryption without consent of users and require a large amount of money to exchange for the decryption keys. In this way, i bet you have guess right that .Promorad2 is a ransomware.

We will also call .Promorad2 as an decryption virus. It is able to infect every kinds of files, such as exe. ,pif., .com., src., html., asp., etc… Different from the simple situation which just requires the passwords, it will change their extensions. If you don’t know how to handle it consequently, it will give you a letter and ask you to follow its instruction. It will of course ask you to pay money to exchange the freedom of your PC.

.Promorad2 will not allow you to think of it for long and set a time limit. And it threatens if you don’t make the payment within 48 hours, you will lose the files forever. Under such situation, users tend to make hasty decisions and then regret themselves forever. To save you from this situations, our tech has provided some instructions here, which allows you to remove .Promorad2 from your PC. After that, you should search for safe and legitimate decryption tools to restore your files. Do not buy decryption key from hacker of .Promorad2.

 

What You Should Do To Restore Files?


First and foremost, Don’t buy decryption key from virus maker ! We have seen many victims be scammed by hacker due to ransomware attack. They paid lots of money but never received the decryption key. Besides, even though the hacker sends you a real decryption key, your files may be still at risk, because you fund the hacker who have ability to develop advanced ransomware to encrypt your files again. Therefore, we firmly advice that you should not pay the ransom!

The right thing you should do now is to check entire PC and determine whether your system environment is safe or not. To do this, we recommend downloading SpyHunter Anti-malware to see whether it can detect files of ransomware or threat for you.

Ransomware or related threat may re-infect your files if the infections are still hiding on your computer. Once you can confirm that your system environment is safe, you can start to try legitimate decryption tools and see if they can restore files.

Important Note – This guide is only written to introduce one of the most possible file decryption methods to computer user. But we cannot guarantee that this guide or the recommended tools in the guide can 100% decrypt user’s files. But we will update this guide if a 100% proven method to recover the encrypted files is found !


Step 1 – Download SpyHunter Anti-malware To Scan Entire PC and See If Any Threat Will Be Detected .

(The below link will open a new page from where you can download SpyHunter. Please come back to this page after you download it)

Download SpyHunter Anti-malware Tool (Windows OS)

SpyHunter’s malware scanner is free. Once it detects a virus or malware, you’ll need to purchase its full version to remove the threat. And please note that, I am not the maker of SpyHuner, but one of its affiliates promoting SpyHunter.

NOTEIf you cannot open the download page of SpyHunter, it might blocked by the other anti-malware running on your PC. Once that happens, PLEASE Turn Off that anti-malware and come back here to click the above download link again.


– Double-click SpyHunter-Installer.exe to install it:

– Click Yes to start the Installation:

.Promorad2 uninstaller

 

uninstall .Promorad2

– Once SpyHunter is installed and run, please click Start Scan Now to let it check entire system:

how to uninstall .Promorad2

removal tool for .Promorad2

how to get rid of .Promorad2

– Once SpyHunter detects malicious items or potential risks, you will need to register full version of SpyHunter to remove all detected items.


Step 2 – Try Legitimate Data Recovery Tools

It is extremely difficult to decrypt all the infected files once they are locked by Ransomware, which is developed with the most advanced hacker techniques. But please do not lose hope. The following sources may give you the best possibility to decrypt your files, it’s worth trying you luck with them.

Important Note – This guide is only written to introduce one of the most possible file decryption methods to computer user. But we cannot guarantee that this guide or the recommended tools in the guide can 100% decrypt user’s files. But we will update this guide if a 100% proven method to recover the encrypted files is found !

1. Download Data Recovery Pro Toolkit To See If It Can Rescue Your Files

Some Ransomware may not be able to detect and encrypt the shadow copies of original files, that means some of your files may still be on the deep locations of your system. So we recommend downloading Data Recovery Pro , a powerful tool capable of helping user restore some lost files or hidden files. If you’d like to try it, download it below:

(The below link will open a new page from where you can download Data Recovery Pro. Please come back to this page after you download it)

Download Data Recovery Pro

NOTEIf your download is failed, it may be blocked by antimalware for false positive PUP detection. Once that happens, PLEASE Turn Off the running anti-malware and come back here to click the above download link again.

2. Install Data Recovery Pro and launch it. Then run a Scan to see if it can detect lost or damaged shadow copies of files on your hard disks.

decryptor for .Promorad2

3. Once the scan completes, Click Recovery button and see if can it recover your files.

decryption tool for .Promorad2 files


Currently, the final decryption tool against .Promorad2 is not available yet. If the If the Data Recovery Pro does not get your files back, don’t lose hope, lots of tech companies are working on the develop of ransomware decryptors. You can wait for future updates and solutions from the following resources:

https://decrypter.emsisoft.com/

https://www.avast.com/ransomware-decryption-tools

https://www.nomoreransom.org/en/index.html

https://success.trendmicro.com/solution/1114221-downloading-and-using-the-trend-micro-ransomware-file-decryptor

https://id-ransomware.malwarehunterteam.com/