Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Get Rid of/ Remove Virus and Fix Redirects

The web browser is taken over by virus? Home page and search engine are replaced without approval? Suffering from chaotic online activities and slow PC performance? NO worries, this post will do you a favor to thoroughly get rid of virus.

What is Virus? is classified by computer experts as a browser hijacker that could cause a lot of chaos to the infected system. Generally, this nasty browser hijacker infiltrates into the target system through free downloads from unverified websites, junk email attachments and compromised web pages like pornographic sites. disguises as a legit browser add-on and installs itself to the system. After then, it carries out as many harmful activities as possible. To begin with, this malware drops nasty files to the system registry so as to activate itself on system boot-up. Besides, virus could change system security settings to block the installed antivirus. Under such circumstance, your PC would be more vulnerable to catch additional dangerous viruses such as redirect virus and Win64/Rovnix.gen!C Trojan virus.

As a typical browser hijacker, takes the place of your favorite home page and search engine. But when you search something with this fake search provider, you’ll get a ton of sponsored links instead of useful search results. If you click any of those sites, you would be led to suspicious web pages that contain malicious programs and even risky spyware. On the other hand, you’ll suffer from rather slow computer performance as virus takes up lots of system resources. In addition, this pest may keep record of your keyboard activities and online histories. It gathers your confidential information like bank account details for illicit purposes. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you remove virus once you find it. 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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