Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Remove/ Get Rid of Pop-ups and Speed up the PC

Suddenly receive a lot of pop-ups when surfing the Internet? Have no idea when and how this annoying program gets into the system? Suffering from much slow PC performance? Read this post and take detailed steps to thoroughly and permanently remove virus.

What is Virus?

Many people report to us that they accidentally catch pop-up virus while numerous unwanted windows keep popping up on the web browser. Actually, is a nasty web page that aims to promote certain programs or services to computer users. Usually, your workstation could get infected with pop-up virus when you mistakenly click unsafe links, open spam e-mail attachments or visit porno web sites. After its successful infiltration, pop-up virus will first change system registry settings. As a result, it activates itself on Windows boot-up. Besides, it makes modifications to the browser settings and installs many unwanted browser add-ons. Then you’ll receive a lot of various annoying pop-ups or ads.

On the other hand, pop-up virus could drop numerous useless files or malicious processes to the system, which takes up most of the system resources and slow down the whole PC performance. What’s worse, pop-up virus may keep record of online activities and browsing histories to collect sensitive information like bank account data, login details and surfing habits. malware would send the collected data to remote hackers for illegal purposes. Therefore, it is wise to remove pop-up virus as soon as possible. Virus will do much harm to the infected computer:

1) Virus alters important browser settings and takes over all web browsers.
2) Virus replaces default home page and search engine without any approval.
3) Virus may mislead the victim into downloading additional harmful PC viruses.
4) Virus keeps track of online activities and collects confidential information.
5) Virus displays a lot of annoying and unwanted ads and sponsored search results.
6) Virus redirects the victim into unknown web page frequently to promote unworthy products.
7) Virus makes the system crash frequently and causes the slow network speed.

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.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon

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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