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A way to uninstall Prevent Restore from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to uninstall Prevent Restore for Windows. It is written by Check out here where you can get more info on Click on to get more information about Prevent Restore on's website. The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\net1-wfds directory. Take into account that this path can differ depending on the user's choice. The full command line for uninstalling Prevent Restore is C:\Program Files\net1-wfds\net1.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for admin rights. PreventRestore.exe is the programs's main file and it takes circa 189.74 KB (194296 bytes) on disk.

Prevent Restore installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 707.39 KB (724368 bytes) on disk.

  • net1.exe (517.65 KB)
  • PreventRestore.exe (189.74 KB)

The current page applies to Prevent Restore version 4.12 alone. You can find below a few links to other Prevent Restore versions: to view all...
If planning to uninstall Prevent Restore you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Prevent Restore from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\Prevent Restore
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Prevent Restore
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Prevent Restore

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Prevent Restore\all.index
  • C:\Program Files\Prevent Restore\background1.png
  • C:\Program Files\Prevent Restore\background2.png
  • C:\Program Files\Prevent Restore\Languages\bg.ini

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\wfds

Supplementary values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\wfds\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\wfds\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\wfds\ModifyPath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\wfds\UninstallString

How to erase Prevent Restore from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Prevent Restore is an application released by the software company Frequently, people want to remove this program. Sometimes this is difficult because removing this by hand takes some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE action to remove Prevent Restore is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general tool to maximize the performance of your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Prevent Restore or simply click the Search feature and type in "Prevent Restore". If it exists on your system the Prevent Restore app will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select Prevent Restore in the list , the following data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about Prevent Restore, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Prevent Restore:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\net1-wfds\net1.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Prevent Restore.
Uninstall Prevent Restore

8. After removing Prevent Restore, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Prevent Restore that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Prevent Restore using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove Prevent Restore by from your PC, nor are we saying that Prevent Restore by is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove Prevent Restore in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-08-07 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-07 03:19:39.070