Thursday, June 19, 2014

Get Rid of/ Remove Virus and Fix Redirects

The web browser is taken over by virus? Home page is replaced without any approval? Annoyed by much slow PC performance? Keep reading this post and follow detailed and fast guide to solve the problem.

What is Virus? is a malicious redirect virus that attacks all web browsers. This unwanted program is able to get into the target computer through hacked websites, unverified free downloads and spam email attachments. As long as redirect virus is installed to your OS, it starts to carry out malicious activities. It can modify the browser settings without asking for any permission. After then, it changes the original start page and your favorite search engine to its own domain. But malware will not provide you any helpful information. Instead, it adds a lot of sponsored links to the search results.

You could be redirected to suspicious websites randomly. Meanwhile, browser hijacker can generate numerous and various pop-up ads to attract you. In addition, you’ll see many links or shortcuts on the interface of this unknown web page. But they could lead you to download malicious programs. Same as redirect virus, your online activities will be messed up greatly. What’s more, hijacker slows up the PC performance by occupying a lot of system resources. To avoid suffering from more troubles, you should remove virus as fast 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 online habits to generate charming ads.
5) Virus provides many sponsored and useless 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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