Friday, May 30, 2014

Remove/ Get Rid of Virus and Fix Redirects

Annoyed by virus? The web browser is taken over? Home page and search engine are replaced? Suffering from slow PC performance? Read this post and take detailed guide to completely get rid of browser hijacker.

What is Virus? is classified as a nasty browser hijacker that will attach all web browsers including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. This annoying redirect virus usually gets into your system through unverified free programs, junk email attachments or unsafe web pages. Hence it is kindly advised to take much care during online activities. Once malware gest into your workstation successfully, it will first add new files to the system registry without any approval. As a result, it activates itself on Windows boot-up. Besides, this unwanted program will make changes to the default browser settings.

Both your original start page and favorite search provider will be changed to stealthily. When you want to make searches as before, this annoying program will display a lot of unrelated and sponsored search results. Meanwhile, you could get annoying pop-ups on the screen. However, you had better not click any of those fake web pages. Or you would be led to download additional risky programs like redirect malware. In addition, virus would consume high system resources and slow down the whole PC performance greatly. All in all, we strongly recommend that you remove virus as soon as possible to avoid unwanted damage. 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 could record online activities and collect 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 takes up lots of system resources 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.

C:\Documents and Settings\LocalService\Local Settings\

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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