Windows Rules Manager is a potentially unwanted application, which is more correct to be classified as adware. The program may be traced in your PC through the Task Manager. When you open it you will notice this adware under the process called Windows Rules Manager (32 bit). Right-clicking on it will give you the option to open the containing folder.
Winrule is the folder where Windows Rules Manager application is located. Winrule is accordingly stored in the Program Files directory. You may notice that there are several programs contained in this very folder, such as WinRule.exe, WinRule_.exe, WinRuleSync.exe and WinRuleSync_.exe, as well as winruletask.exe. All of them are malicious, since they may be involved in displaying a lot of annoying and even dangerous advertisement banners in your screen.
Windows Rules Manager program may be installed into your system through other free programs. You need to make sure that you do not authorize any other concealed installations to take place within your PC. Take time to carefully read the EULAs (End User License Agreements) related to free applications you deal with. If you find the information about some third-party applications you do not need, go ahead to switch to the advanced (custom) installation mode to prevent any junk utilities from penetrating into your PC.
When you have Windows Rules Manager (32 bit) enabled your PC will function extremely slow. You may end up facing your PC to be out of order. And eventually it may start freezing horribly. Also, it is quite likely that your system is contaminated with plenty of other junk applications.
To clean your system fully we suggest that you run a complex scanning of your PC with a reliable anti-malware tool known under the name of GridinSoft Anti-Malware. You will need to delete all the infections it finds and to reset your browsers with its help.
Anti-malware tool necessary to eliminate Windows Rules Manager (32 bit) automatically.
Detailed automatic removal instructions:
- Download GridinSoft Anti-Malware via the download button (above).
- Install the application and scan your computer with it.
- At the end of scan click “Apply” to remove all infections related to this adware:
- Important! It is also very important that you reset your browsers using GridinSoft Anti-Malware after you delete this particular adware. Shut down all your available browsers right now.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” tab and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Select which particular browsers you would like to be reset and choose the reset options:
- Finally, Click on “Reset” button.
- You will receive the confirmation windows about browser settings reset successfully.
- Reboot your system now.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
Instructions to prevent your system from being contaminated with adware again:
GridinSoft Anti-Malware renders an excellent tool to prevent malicious applications from being started in your computer ahead of time. By default, this feature is disabled after you install GridinSoft Anti-Malware. To enable the Real-Time Protection mode click on the “Protect” button and hit “Start” as demonstrated below:
As soon as this feature is enabled, your PC will be protected against all possible malware targeting your computer and attempting to launch and install itself. You may click on the “Confirm” button to continue blocking this infected file from being started, or you may ignore this warning and launch this file.