How this thing happen? Once you want to visit Internet, your browser is always redirected to some webpages. What is Search.fbdownloader.com? How can it stay on my computer but I have no idea about it? Can I delete it in Control Panel? This post will show you the manually way to remove this browser hijack redirect from your computer.
Search.fbdownloader.com is a browser hijack redirect that may hijack your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Firefox. This redirect may infect your computer when you visit some unsafe webpages or download the unknown free program. Just like other similar redirect, when your computer is infected by this browser hijack virus, they will do anything that make you annoying. After this redirect finishes its infection, it will change your Internet settings immediately. However, this browser hijack redirect can escape from the tracking of the anti-virus program, that is why many victims find that anti-virus can not pick this thing up and remove it. Please do not be fooled by this tricky redirect, if you regard it as the real search engine. You may visit the unsafe webpages by this browser hijack redirect. Usually it offers the no-relation results when you search something on this webpage, which contains Viruses and Trojans that can do damage to your computer. So you need to remove it completely from your computer, it may cause further damage to your browser and computer.
Search.fbdownloader.com a browser hijack virus that can infect your browser such as Google Chrome , IE or Firefox browsers, it will change your setting of the browser you usually use, it can redirect you to some advertisements’ webpages when you visit Internet. It will also take you to the website that you really don’t want to go such as some porn’s websites, and these websites may contain lost of viruses and Trojans. This is a tricky browser hijack virus that can escape from the anti-virus program and make damages to your computer. Usually it may spread addition spyware to your infected computer and track your record on the internet. What’s more, it can change your homepage that you can not change it back by any means. These advertisements will always pop up when you are using this infected computer. And you will have a trouble that your computer is running much slowly. If you just wait and do nothing ,this virus can badly damage to your system of your computer. When your PC is infected by this tricky virus, your computer will be slow down than ever before and when you are surfing on the internet, a lot of advertisement will pop up to make you feel crazy . What is more, it may freeze your browser that you can not to use it at all, and it may do damage to your infected PC such as download some other viruses and Trojans to damage your PC. You should remove this virus as soon as possible, don’t be cheated by this stubborn virus, it is no use for your PC. What the virus do is to slow down your PC and send you something dangerous.
1Your computer will be slower and slower.
2You need to take a long time to open a webpage, your browser is much more slower than before.
3It always redirects you to Search.fbdownloader.com
4The harmful redirect virus causes poor Internet connection and system frequent crash.
5You will see a lot up website popping up when you visit Internet
1. Open the Windows Task Manager
You can press Ctrl + Shift + ESC together or Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
If it dose not work, Click the Start button, click the run option, type taskmgr and press OK. The Windows Task Manager should open.
2. In the Windows Task Manager, find out the process of THE Redirect by name random.exe. Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will end the process.
3. Delete malicious registry entries related to this browser hijacker redirect.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random
4.Remove malicious files of redirect
When Search.fbdownloader.com virus hijacks a system, it can change your homepage and replace your search engines without permission. Like other redirect viruses, it will do anything to make you visit unsafe sites and make some money for the criminals. Generally speaking, the virus is distributed via freeware, shareware, spam emails and malicious attachments. Being as a stubborn virus, it resides deeply in your computer. Even if you delete everything related to Search.fbdownloader.com, the redirect problem is still there. It is suggested users don’t spend time trying to change browser to stop these attacks. It is useless. this virus can escape from all kinds of antivirus programs that should be removed manually as early as possible.
Note: If you find it difficult to follow the removal guide above, please contact YooCare PC experts 24/7 online will help you remove this redirect from your computer completely.
Published by Selina Lynmich, last updated on February 5, 2013 1:18 pm | Browser Hijacker Removal Guide