Thursday, April 3, 2014

Remove Virus Completely from IE/Firefox/Chrome

I have no idea why my homepage has changed into the website. I don’t know it at all. Numerous annoying ads keep popping up on my screen. My search results are blocked up and always redirected to various strange websites. My computer is messed up now due to the annoying pop-ups and URL redirects. Is there a browser hijacker on my computer? 

What is Virus? Virus is known as a notorious adware virus which can be added on your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox without your permission. As soon as this virus comes into your computer, similar to Virus and “Your PC Performance is Poor” pop up Virus, it will keep showing you all kinds of commercial ads which are related to what you are searching for online recently. That is because this nasty virus can track your online activities and extract your private information online. For example, when you do a search online, this virus is able to keep record of the keywords that you enter in the search bar with the aim of display targeted ads to you. In most cases, cyber crooks merge this virus with multiple free applications that are offered by those unreliable or hacked websites. That is the reason why the victims always have no clue how this virus can sneak into your computer secretly without your consent. When you intend to visit your favourite websites, you will be subjected to unexpected URL redirects to unwanted websites which are created by third parties with the view of selling you promoted products. Moreover, this virus has the ability to introduce other potentially unwanted programs into your machine, which may include keyloggers, adware, spyware and etc. We highly suggest you remove this virus without any delay because it is very harmful to your system security. Virus Screenshot: Virus will do much harm to the infected computer:

1) Virus replaces your homepage as well as 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 gravely 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.

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.

C:\Users\user account\Appdata\Local\Temp

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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