Sunday, September 1, 2013

Remove/ Uninstall Redirect Virus

What is Virus? is a deceptive website which hijacks IE, Firefox and Google Chrome. It is called a redirect virus or browser hijacker. This nasty virus intrudes in your operating system stealthily and silently. Once infected, your machine will be confronted with many changes. For example, it performs much weirdly. You will have to wait for a lot of time to start the machine, execute certain programs or connect to the Internet. That is because malware can take up many system resources. Besides, this annoying pest can add new files to the system registry once it enters the target computer successfully. By doing so, it is able to activate itself on Windows boot-up. has the ability to modify the default browser settings including favorites and bookmarks. It then takes the places of your original start page and search engine without your permission. Under such circumstance, you will have to face chaotic web browsing experience. But when you try to do the search as before, redirect providers you with lots of sponsored links other than relevant and useful search results. In addition, your visits could be rerouted to certain predefined web pages that promote unwanted products. Furthermore, hijacker can connect to the net automatically and download files to do constant update. It makes it much complex to completely remove this redirect. The longer you keep in your machine, the more damage it will cause. It is wise to remove this virus timely. virus will do much harm to the infected computer:

1. virus is a dangerous browser hijacker virus.
2. virus modifies your browser settings and adds malicious bookmarks.
3. virus replaces your home page and search engine without permission.
4. virus collects your online habits and shows up lots of annoying ads.
5. virus introduces other computer viruses and violates your privacy.
6. virus downloads files and slows down your PC performance.

How to Remove Virus from your PC?


Option two- you can finish the removal job of 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 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\Installer\Products\SOAU8277512 “(Default)”=”1?
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\“UninstallString” = “‘%AppData%\[RANDOM]\[RANDOM].exe” -u

5. Delete the following and related system files.


6. Restart your machine

Note: 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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