Thursday, February 13, 2014

Tips to Get Rid of Virus from IE/Firefox/Chrome

How can become my homepage and search engine without my permission? I try to reset my browser settings to get my previous homepage back but I fail. comes back soon after I reopen my web browser. Don’t worry, this post will help you remove virus completely from your computer.

What is Virus? Virus is perceived as a hazardous browser hijacker which can take over most web browsers including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and the like. This hijacker virus will disguise itself as a regular website which pretend to provide Internet users with common links, images, videos, free applications and other useful online resources. But in fact, is a bogus website which will give rise to many unexpected chaos during the usage of the Internet browser. When makes its way to your computer, it will randomly tamper with some important settings of your browser including your favourite homepage and default search engine. Once these unwanted changes take place, you will find it difficult to get back your start page and search provider even though you reset your browser settings. Besides, a large number of commercial ads and sponsored links will come out on your screen one by one in the form of pop-up windows, which will show you attractive product pictures and preferential prices with the view of tricking you into clicking on them. However, when you are tempted to open these pop-ups, you will be likely to be redirected to other unknown websites full of overwhelming promotion ads. What’s more, just like other browser hijackers such as Redirect Virus, will be used by cyber criminals to track your browsing history and violate your privacy online badly. To guarantee your personal data security, you are highly recommended to clean out virus from your machine as soon as possible. Virus Screenshot: Virus will do much harm to the infected computer:

1) Virus replaces your homepage and search engine with its own domain.
2) Virus displays tons of annoying commercial ads during your online session.
3) Virus makes you suffer from constant URL redirects to unwanted websites.
4) Virus degrades your computer performance and causes system crashes.
5) Virus monitors your online activities and extracts your sensitive data.
6) Virus downloads numerous harmful viruses and malware into your computer.
7) Virus evades the detection of antivirus software and avoids being removed.

How to Remove Virus from your PC?

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 Winkey+R together then enter “regedit” to start your registry editor. Delete the following registry keys.


5. Delete the following and related system files.


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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