Windows recovery is fake computer program, initially it is Trojan program .This program will show you a message box saying that you have some problem with your hard disk. When you click on that message or view that option. Windows recovery virus will automatically download to your computer. Then it will ping it self to the start menu. When you log on to the system it will show variety of messages saying that your hard disk is corrupted or has an issue. When you open your hard disk partitions your folders will not be there. A new folder structure will be there when you try to access the files it will give error message saying that your hard disk is corrupted to push you to buy there software. This is a Rogue program to force you to buy their software.
This is an example for error they may show you when you try to access you files or try to run application.
Hard Drive Failure
“The system has detected a problem with one or more installed IDE / SATA hard disks. It is recommended that you restart the system”
Actually there is nothing wrong with your hard disk or files. They were hidden by the virus program to scare you and force you to buy their software. If you try to use the go to view and show hidden file option they want allow you to do that because it they want there software to be protected from antivirus soft wares.
When you run the fake windows recovery tool it may show you fake error notices to further scare you to buy their product. Below are some of the error messages you will see when you are running the windows recovery tool.
Windows Recovery Activation
“Advanced module activation required to fix detected errors and performance issues. Please purchase Advanced Module license to activate this software and enable all features.”
“Windows was unable to save all the data for the file \System32\496A8300. The data has been lost. This error may be caused by a failure of your computer hardware.”
Low Disk Space
“You are running very low disk space on Local Disk (C:)”