1. Open %WINDIR%\System32\GroupPolicy folder (just copy & paste into the address bar of Windows Explorer) and delete the contents of that folder.
2. Next, open %WINDIR%\System32\GroupPolicyUsers and also delete the contents.
3. Restart the computer.

Note: this solution is for home computers only.
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If your computer at work is infected, contact your IT department instead.
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Alternatively, you can open Command Prompt (right-click and select “Run as Administrator”) and enter following commands one by one:
1). rd /S /Q “%WinDir%\System32\GroupPolicyUsers”
2). rd /S /Q “%WinDir%\System32\GroupPolicy”
3). gpupdate /force
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