Trojan Horse Generic_r.AWX is a Trojan horse that is associated with many dangerous activities attacking your computer. This Trojan virus damages system files in windows directory folder called System32 or System64 subject to the system type. And it also creates lots of files, which occupy large resource of computer system and slow down speed of the infected computer. If you could not remove the Trojan virus immediately, it will damage you system files and even make your computer crash. When you get infected with this virus, your security software will warn you your computer is in a high risk. Even you remove the Trojan virus by your security tools, it is not sure that your computer has been freed from disturbance of the virus. Therefore, when your computer has been infected with this Trojan virus, you should find some ways to remove it from your computer as soon as possible. Manual removal is the most effective way to terminate this virus.
Many cyber criminals will install virus from the free software or share files, when you use this free software or files, you may get infected with this Trojan virus. Any possibility to get infected by this Trojan is when clicking on the unknown links or opening unknown files received in your Email. Sometimes even you insert your USB drives to your computer, it will get infected, too. No matter how does it access your computer, you’d better remove it at once without hesitation.
How to Identify Trojan Horse Generic_r.AWX Infection on Your Computer?
This virus redirects your internet connection and tells you that you are browsing unsafely. Desktop background image and Browser homepage settings are changed. This is a common symptom of infection. This virus slows down your computer speed and considerably. This includes opening program, shutting down your computer, and slow Internet. This virus pops up annoying advertisements while you surfing on the internet. This virus affects critical system files and modifies default settings or deletes important files. It will also infect and corrupt your registry, leaving your computer totally unsafe.
How dangerous is Trojan Horse Generic_r.AWX infection?
This infection will change your registry settings and other important windows system files. If these infections are not removed it can cause a complete computer crash. Some infections contain Trojan and rootkit which can be used to steal PC users’ personal financial data. So it is very important to remove this Trojan virus as early as possible before it steals your information. This Trojan Virus will display fake infections of security threats on your computer stating that you need to purchase the program to remove the infections. Please ignore the warnings shown by this Trojan virus.
How to Remove Trojan Horse Generic_r.AWX Manually?
This Trojan virus may hijack your browser, so we need to fix your internet browser firstly, and then we kill the associated processes of Trojan Horse Generic_r.AWX.
Step 1: Restart the computer to Safe mode with networking by restarting your computer, hit F8 key constantly before Windows launches. Select Safe mode with Networking and hit Enter key.
Step 2: Reset your Internet Explorer.
Run internet Explorer, click Tools,
Select Connections Tab and click to Lan Settings button.
Uncheck “Use a proxy server” box. Click OK to close Lan Settings and Click OK to close Internet Explorer settings.
Step3: Press CTRL+ALT+DELETE to open the Windows Task Manager. Then stop all the Trojan Horse Generic_r.AWX processes.
Step4: Delete malicious registry entries.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main “Use FormSuggest” = ‘Yes’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’0?
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnonBadCertRecving” = ’0?
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\ActiveDesktop “NoChangingWallPaper” = ’1?
Step 5: Delete associated files:
Based on various situations and computer skills, you can choose the following solutions fit for you.
1. Follow the steps we provide to manually remove the virus.
2. If you failed to remove Trojan Horse Generic_r.AWX with the method above, please consult YooCare certified professionals to remove it completely. Live chat with professionals now
Published by & last updated on June 7, 2012 7:30 am