Zepto virus

My win10 PC is a victim of the Zepto virus. I have run Spyhunter[ but my files are still encrypted. Is there a program I can  use to restore my files?

I have tried System Restore which is not working although it is configured correctly..

I have tried to use Shadow Explorer but nothing shows I the program user interface.
Tony LeatherAsked:
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rindiConnect With a Mentor Commented:
First do a clean installation of Windows to make sure the virus is gone. Then make sure you create and only use a local user account, and not an account with admin rights. Install a good AV tool like Panda Free AV if this is a private PC, get all windows updates.

When done, as mentioned above, restore your data from your backups.
JohnConnect With a Mentor Business Consultant (Owner)Commented:
No. No way. You MUST restore from backup and if no backup your files are lost.
bas2754Connect With a Mentor Commented:
Unforunately, unlike Locky, the Zepto virus does not have a recovery tool available as of yet.  If you had any kind of backup enabled or Shadow Copies enabled on your system then you should be able to recover the files that way, however if not outside of paying the ransom and hoping that the decrypt works, these files are not recoverable.
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David Johnson, CD, MVPConnect With a Mentor OwnerCommented:
As for all ransom ware the only solution is to have a recent offline backup to restore files from
It's not just for ransomware. Any data that is of any importance must be backed up, and not just once to one media. Backups are the most important part of computer use. Anything can go wrong or break. The disk, the PC, viruses, human error etc.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Why did you accept only one solution of the many here that said your data was lost and you need to back up?
Tony LeatherAuthor Commented:
Sorry that was my fault I pressed the wrong button. Can I start over again
Tony LeatherAuthor Commented:
The answers are all best solutions what do I do please
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Joe Winograd, Fellow&MVEDeveloperCommented:
Here's a Help article explaining how to split points by accepting multiple comments:

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