PUP.Optional.IBryte Removal Guide

PUP.Optional.IBryte keeps coming back, please help!!! I keep getting these viruses and I don’t know how to stop it. I have been searching online for two days and tried several ways but not working. How can I remove a virus like this? Is there a way to help me stop getting these? If you are also confusing with this virus, learn the post below and equip with manual way to remove viruses on your computer.

PUP.Optional.IBryte Instruction :

PUP.Optional.IBryte is categorized as a nasty Trojan horse virus which is mainly infected computers that are downloading free malware or viewing malicious link. Most often, it gets into the target computer by mail attachment or bundle of free software installation. When you open a link to download some free software, it will bundle itself into the installation and automatically installs without your awareness. You should be conspicuously notified of the functions of all the applications in a bundle because that is the most popular way for viruses intruding the target computer.

Based on our observation, this virus never comes alone. It usually intrudes other malware into the infected computer so that they can change computer settings and degrade security levels. Generally, it opens a loophole to bring in other malwares then activates them secretly and finally you will get uncounted pop-ups while you are using the infected computer and you will get error alerts as soon as the system is launched. Under a circumstance that your computer resources is highly taken up and system sluggish time to time, the best way is to remove it quickly before the computer crash down. If you don’t remove the virus or even not recognize its existence, the infection will be upgraded. Disconnecting network connection, corrupting system files and stealing financial info just the first step it takes. For your own safety, you need to remove it completely in a manual way which is the most effective way to remove virus

The following instructions require certain levels of computer skills. If you’re not sure and are afraid of making any critical mistakes during the process, please live chat with YooCare Expert now.

Manual Removal Guides:

PUP.Optional.IBryte is a malicious Trojan virus which can install itself into the computer system without your consent and awareness. It makes your computer work slowly and implants other nasty infections into the computer. To make things worse, this Trojan is a tool for the hacker to invade the infected computer to steal your information. It is recommended to remove it as quickly as possible. Users can follow the manual guide here to have this virus removed instantly.

1. Show Hidden Files

(1). Click on the Start button and then on Control Panel

(2). Click on the Appearance and Personalization link

(3). Click on the Folder Options link

(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window

(5). Choose the Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category

(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.

2. Delete Viral Files

(1). Delete the related registry entries through Registry Edit

Guides to open registry editor: Click “Start” menu, hit “Run”, then type “regedit”, click “OK”

While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete the following registry entries listed below:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Random’


(2). Find out and remove the associated files of this Trojan virus.



%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\random

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random “.exe”

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:


Even though a computer has been well protected by programs, it still has change to be infected with PUP.Optional.IBryte infection. Distributed through malicious website and spread on the internet with adware or hacked programs, this Trojan horse virus can attack computers with different operating systems and different brands. Being equipped with new technologies, this virus is able to install itself without permissions. As a victim of this virus, PC users are easy to aware its positions because it generates lots of pop-ups and slow down computer speed. But not as easy to get rid of it by simple remove tools because it hides deep inside registry to avoid detection.

Kindly Reminder: If you failed to remove the virus, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further help.

Published by on September 9, 2013 5:36 am, last updated on September 9, 2013 6:00 am

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