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* Uninstall Parent Tools for AIM from Windows 10

* Uninstall Parent Tools for AIM from Windows 8/8.1

* Uninstall Parent Tools for AIM from Windows 7

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Threat indicator: MEDIUM

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Parent Tools for AIM

wspoolsv.exe

Badware

Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari


In accordance with 2005 study by America On Line Co. and the National Cyber Security Alliance, 61 percent users questioned had Parent Tools for AIM on their computers and that they needed to execute some Parent Tools for AIM removal or install some worthy Parent Tools for AIM removal tool. Parent Tools for AIM at first meant hardware needed for spy purposes. In Windows Vista operating system the problem with Parent Tools for AIM removal or Parent Tools for AIM removal tool setting up was tried to be redeemed by default reduced user privileges. Funny thing about that, some Parent Tools for AIM even perform functions of Parent Tools for AIM removal tools when they perform competing Parent Tools for AIM removal. Parent Tools for AIM that comes cross-packed with shareware programs system softwares may be reported in the covenants text, especially in case with Parent Tools for AIM removal tools when user wants to remove Parent Tools for AIM. Parent Tools for AIM designers tell that users give authorization to activate Parent Tools for AIM.


Parent Tools for AIM intrusion method

Parent Tools for AIM installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Parent Tools for AIM). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Parent Tools for AIM copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is wspoolsv.exe. Sometimes it creates new startup key with name Parent Tools for AIM and value wspoolsv.exe. You can also find it in your processes list with name wspoolsv.exe or Parent Tools for AIM. Also, it can create folder with name Parent Tools for AIM under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation Parent Tools for AIM starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove Parent Tools for AIM immediately.


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How to remove Parent Tools for AIM manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Parent Tools for AIM, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Parent Tools for AIM.

To get rid of Parent Tools for AIM, you should:


1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:


  • PT-Setup.exe
  • ptrun32.exe
  • ptr32w.exe
  • wspoolsv.exe
  • rtc.dat
  • pthelp.hlp
  • pthelp.cnt
  • parent tools for aim.lnk
  • parent tools help.lnk
  • parent tools.lnk
  • ~dfdbf9.tmp
  • acl.bat

Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:


  • %system%\ptrun32\
  • %autostart% \ignite software\
  • %appdata%\ignite software\
  • %appdata%\ignite software\ptrn32\
  • %appdata%\ignite software\ptrn32\spoolsv\
  • %appdata%\ignite software\ptrn32\spoolsv\dat\


3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:


  • Key: SOFTWARE\Ignite Software\Parent Tools AIM\Local
    Value: REC
  • Key: SOFTWARE\Ignite Software\Parent Tools AIM\Local
    Value: DAT0
  • Key: SOFTWARE\Ignite Software\Parent Tools AIM\Options
    Value: Popup
  • Key: software\ignite software\parent tools aim\user information
    Value: watch path
  • Key: SOFTWARE\Ignite Software\Parent Tools AIM\User Information
    Value: Watch Path
  • Key: SOFTWARE\Ignite Software\Parent Tools AIM\Local
    Value: REC

Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.


Uninstall Parent Tools for AIM related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Parent Tools for AIM entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If Parent Tools for AIM won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool.


Windows 10


  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings

  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column

  • Find Parent Tools for AIM under in the list and click Uninstall button near it.

  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.



Windows 8/8.1


  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate Parent Tools for AIM or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.


Windows 7/Vista


  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find Parent Tools for AIM

  • Click Uninstall button.


Windows XP


  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find Parent Tools for AIM related entries.

  • Click Remove button.


Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like Parent Tools for AIM are very wide-spread, and unfortunatelly many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use SpyHunter, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like Parent Tools for AIM.

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Here are the descriptions of problems connected with Parent Tools for AIM and wspoolsv.exe we received earlier:

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I've installed "internet filter" by parentaltools on a notebook with Windows7 but it seems don't properly works. I've uninstalled it but the uninstaller don't work and tell that it don'found database. At the restart appears an error window for the unfounded database. How I can clean the sistem? Why it don't works on Windows7?
Thanks for your attention,
Mauro, Turin, Italy

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: skype error message not win32 application

I have been trying to download skype now for months and all I get is that it is not a WIN32 application.

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Problem Summary: exe files not a valid win32 application

i put the cd in cd drive and i cant install a single software from that ..it showing that exe flies not a valid win32 application ...... but the same cd i insert in another computer and i installed the softwares...

so can u plsss help me to solve this problem........

thankyou
chandrasekar

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Problem Summary: Can't install Skype

We are trying to update the latest version. However this error message appeared when we are trying to download the file:SkypeSetup.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: skype Win32

When i try to run skype installed application it shows the message: Skype is not a valid win32 application. I even removed my antivurus-- Avira. But the problem persists.

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Problem Summary: Skypesetup.exe is not a valid win32 application

I have a fairly new laptop with Vista and I'm trying to download Skype so I can talk to my friend who is overseas. I get the download and then when I try to run it to install it I get the error: skypesetup.exe is not a valid win32 application. Please help me to solve this so I can download Skype and talk to my friend. Thanks!

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Problem Summary: win32 application problems

after downloading afile when we try to open it,it shows the file name and then not a valid win32 application

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Problem Summary: .vbs error

while am starting my window ,,, message appear .vbs file error

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Problem Summary: i want skype .i am downloaded skype setup.exe file. i am intall is skype.exe file but error is occured.i want thi problem sloved.

I need some software so os is formating in my system.
now i am down loaded skype, mediaring talk. but i cant run this files.some error is occured. this errorfollows as

skype setup.exe is not a valid win32 appliction.

how is solved this problem?

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