Friday, August 16, 2013

Uninstall/ Remove Findwebnow Adware Virus

What is Findwebnow Virus?

Findwebnow is regarded as a risky adware which generates numerous advertisements on the target computer. Generally speaking, this annoying program makes use of your Internet loopholes and system vulnerabilities to enter your workstation. After infiltration, Findwebnow malware first makes changes to the system registry values. By doing so, it activates itself each time the machine is started. Meanwhile, Findwebnow adware may disguise as a legal system process and hide deep inside to avoid the deletion of your installed security programs. After then, it carries out whatever it likes. For example, it slows up the computer performance by occupying lots of system resources. Findwebnow adware logs your web browsing history and then shows up a large number of advertisements on the screen whenever you are online or offline. That is really annoying, but you cannot stop it until you completely remove this malicious adware. In addition, Findwebnow could hijack your web browser by making some changes to the browser settings. As a result, your homepage as well as the search results might be rerouted to or other unfamiliar websites that may contain unknown threats. Findwebnow malware may also gather your confidential information for its evil designers. Thus it is clear that the earlier you remove Findwebnow adware, the better it will be.

Findwebnow virus will do much harm to the infected computer:

1. Findwebnow virus is a dangerous adware virus.
2. Findwebnow virus modifies your system settings.
3. Findwebnow virus displays a lot of annoying ads.
4. Findwebnow virus collects your online habits.
5. Findwebnow virus may introduce other computer viruses.
6. Findwebnow virus slows down your PC performance.

How to Remove Findwebnow Virus from your PC?


Option two- you can finish the removal job of Findwebnow virus manually.

1. Restart your computer and keep pressing F8 Key before Windows launches. Use the arrow keys to select the "Safe Mode with Networking" option, and then hit ENTER Key to continue.

2. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del at the same time to open Windows Task Manager and end Findwebnow process.

3. Go to Computer Control Panel from Start menu and open Folder Options. Click View and then tick “Show hidden files and folders” and uncheck “Hide protected operating system files (Recommended)”. Press OK.

4. Press Windows+R together to start your registry. Delete the following registry files.

HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run Regedit32
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe

5. Delete the following and related system files.

%CommonStartMenu%\Programs\ random

6. Restart your machine

Note: Findwebnow virus is rather stubborn and malicious. It requests certain computer skills when you dealing with it in manual way. Any incident action could lead your machine to a more terrible situation.

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