Tuesday, January 14, 2014

How to Remove Pop-up virus, Need Help Getting Rid of Malware

 Redirected to How to Fix? is identified as an unwanted pop-up adware that displays annoying ads on browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer. It is a malicious computer infection that has been used to initiate advertisements to make money. Very often comes out automatically when browser is loaded. It seems to be a browser extension program and shows up with a new tab. The present of this malware puts computer into a poor condition and has become a big threat to users' privacy. The pop-up virus has been technically designed to develop Internet criminal. However, people find it hard to handle the annoying pop-ups and prevents users from accessing certain websites.

 Hey so I can't seem to get this redirect virus off my parents computer. It seems to have infected chrome, IE, and firefox. Basically when doing a google search and clicking on a link or maybe just clicking a link in a website it will pop up with a window asking you to update Java or Firefox etc with something like this for as url: is very destructive and sneaks into computer after playing games, watching video, browsing porn site or downloading free software. It has been installed secretly and is packaged with numerous applications which may contain rogue, Trojan and worm. This virus is very unreliable and untrustworthy application, which has the ability to crash down internet without users' knowledge. People are redirected to this unwanted webpage everything they are trying to visite a certain page. slows down overall PC performance and freezes the screen frequently. What is the best way to get rid of pop-up malware from browsers? If you need instant help, please click this support link to chat with MiTechMate PC Experts 24/7 Online. virus should be removed right away. As it hides in computer, more computer infections would be spread. Victims' confidential information would be exploited significantly. virus makes things worse. It should be removed immediately once found.

 Step 1 End process from Task Manager ( Ctrl+Alt+Del)

Step 2 Manually delete all files associated to virus
%ProgramFiles%\Protected Search\ProtectedSearch.exe %AppData\Local\Temp\_MEI41962\win32event.pyd
%systemdrive%\$Recycle.Bin|@;true;true;true /fp

 Step 3 Remove Add-ons caused by Pop-up from compromised browsers ( take Firefox as an example)
  1. Launch Mozilla and tap 
  2. Ctrl+Shift+A at the same time.
  3.  You should see Add-ons Manager there.
  4. Go to Extensions, look for the related items and remove them. 

 Step 4 Reset Browser setting Mozilla Firefox
1.Press Alt+H and click Troubleshooting Information.
 2.Click Reset Firefox.
3.Again click another Reset Firefox and click Finish

 Internet Explorer
1.Press Alt+T.
2.Click Internet Options and open the Advanced tab.
3.Click Reset.
4.Select the tick box and again click Reset.

 Google Chrome
1.Press Alt+T.
2.Point to Tools and click Extensions.
 3.Remove the unwanted browser add-on.
 4.Click Settings.
5.In the On startup section, click the last option and click Set pages.
6.Change the startup page.
7.In the Search section, click Manage search engine and change the search provider.
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1 comment:

  1. It ended up being a Google extension labeled as "You Tube High D". Removed it and it is fine now.