Thursday, March 27, 2014

Get Rid of KingBrowse Ads Virus Completely from IE/Firefox/Chrome

My homepage has been replaced with KingBrowse without my permission. This annoying KingBrowse happened about 2 days ago. I thought it was associated with the plug-in I installed by accident, so I uninstalled it immediately. But this nasty page still appears. How to fix this browser problem? And my computer is running slow. Can anyone help me get rid of it completely?

What is KingBrowse Virus?

KingBrowse Virus is known as a notorious adware virus which has the ability to hijack your search results to a variety of suspicious websites that promote fake software, bogus weigh-loss products and other deceptive goods. This KingBrowse virus can be distributed via multiple free applications which can be easily found on all kinds of file-sharing websites. When you download these unsafe programs into your computer, this KingBrowse virus will be automatically saved onto your computer at the same time. When this KingBrowse virus is actually running on your computer, like Webbelse Virus and SwizzleBiz Ads Virus, it will make modifications to some important settings of your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox so that it can take control of your web browsers to perform its destructive activities. Firstly, you will find that your current homepage has been forcibly set to KingBrowse without your consent. And then a range of annoying commercial ads will show up continuously on your desktop with the aim of tricking you into paying for their promoted products and services. Moreover, when you intend to gather some useful information with the search engine, this KingBrowse virus will continue to redirect you to lots of unknown websites which contain numerous product ads and sponsored links. Hence, it is essential for you to follow the detailed removal instruction to delete this KingBrowse virus right away.

KingBrowse Virus Screenshot:

KingBrowse Virus will do much harm to the infected computer:

1) KingBrowse Virus makes changes to the default settings of your web browser unknowingly.
2) KingBrowse Virus modifies your favourite homepage as well as the default search engine.
3) KingBrowse Virus invades your computer along with many other risky viruses and malware.
4) KingBrowse Virus gathers your search quaries and records your private data online.
5) KingBrowse Virus generates a large number of pop-ups when you are surfing the Internet.
6) KingBrowse Virus continues to redirect you to a variety of unfamiliar websites.
7) KingBrowse Virus makes the system crash frequently and causes the slow network speed.

How to Remove KingBrowse 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 KingBrowse 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.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System "DisableRegistryTools" = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\vir-help.exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe

5. Delete the following and related system files.

C:\Users\user account\Appdata\Roaming

Note: KingBrowse 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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