Friday, June 6, 2014

Get Rid of Pop-ups and Fix Chaos

The system is messed up by lots of pop-ups? The installed antivirus cannot scan anything? Find no way to solve the problem? No worries, this post contains professional and fast guide to help thoroughly remove pop-ups.

What is Virus? is regarded as a malicious browser hijacker that could cause a lot of chaos and even damage to the system. This unwanted program usually gets into the target system along with some unverified free programs. It then starts to carry out malicious activities. For example, pop-up virus injects nasty boot-up entries to the system registry furtively. It can activate itself on system start-up. Besides, this malware makes changes to the browser settings. You’ll find some unknown add-ons or web pages on the web browser. pop-up virus pops up on the desktop when you open the web browser.

In addition, pop-up virus generates various pop-up windows to promote certain programs like video players. But you had better not click any link or icon on those unknown sites. Or your machine could get caught by additional PC threats like redirect virus. In such case, your online activities will be messed up greatly. What’s worse, pop-up virus may record your web browsing histories to collect sensitive information such as credit card details. Then you could encounter more and greater loss. Therefore, the earlier you remove pop-up virus, the better it will be. Virus will do much harm to the infected computer:

1) Virus alters important browser settings and takes over all web browsers.
2) Virus could replace 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 suspicious hyperlinks.
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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