Redirect Removal Guide

What is Why this website keeps redirecting me to some strange webpages? How can this website change my homepage? Is there way to remove this browser hijack redirect? This post will show you the manually way to remove this virus.

What is Redirect? is a malicious website which can damage your browser and system. The victim may get this browser hijack redirect when they install some unsafe programs, because the hijackers will plant this virus into some free programs, when the victims download and install these programs, this browser hijack redirect can get into the victims’ PCs easily. Many victims may regard it as a reliable webpage don’t know anything about this virus, in fact, this browser hijack redirect should be removed from the infected PC, do not let it stay in the PC, or it will cause further damage.

In gernaral, this browser hijack redirect is totally an annoying thing once it is installed to your computer, for example, if you are infected by this redirect, when you want to log in your Facebook, you will find it difficult to do that because you are always redirected to other webpages that make you annoyed. What is more, it can create a lot of pop up page about advertisement or porn. Once you click on this webpages accidentally, your computer may be in a serious place by this browser hijack redirect. It also can slow down your whole computer, forbid some programs and your anti-virus. You can not just uninstall it in control panel because this redirect can create files in your registry. Do not be fooled by it, it is not a good search engine, it is a browser hijack redirect that you need to remove it completely.

The following instructions require certain levels of computer skills. If you’re not sure how to delete this Genieo Toolbar Redirect, please start a live chat with YooCare experts now.

Impact of infection:

1Your computer will be slower and slower.

2You need to take a long time to open a webpage, your browser is much slower than before.

3It always redirects you to some malicious webpages.

4The harmful redirect virus causes poor Internet connection and system frequent crash.

5You will see a lot of websites popping up when you visit Internet.

Manual Removal Guides:

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

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

In summary: is totally a browser hijack redirect that you should not trust it at all. If you regard it as the reliable webpage, your computer can be not safe anymore, when it 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 websites 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 this browser hijack redirect, 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 on June 10, 2013 2:04 am, last updated on June 10, 2013 2:43 am

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