I got this 7.rotator.widgetmedia.com browser hijack redirect infection when I install a game which downloaded from a forum. Each time when I want to visit Facebook, I will be redirected to this website due this virus. And my homepage has been changed to another malicious webpage. How can I remove this browser hijack redirect safely? Any help will appreciate.
7.rotator.widgetmedia.com redirect is a malicious website which is created by hijackers. If the victims have no idea about this browser hijack redirect, they may regard it as a useful website and believe it. However, this virus cheats the victims by acting a real and useful webpage, in fact, it can do anything to damage your PC. This browser hijack redirect can be spread via many ways like infected program or other process. Once the victims open these infected files accidentally, their PC will be under attack. 7.rotator.widgetmedia.com has been one of the most dangerous viruses on the Internet that should be removed as soon as possible.
In general, if the victims have more than 1 browsers on the infected PC, 7.rotator.widgetmedia.com virus may infect one of the first like Internet Explorer, but the victims can use other browsers normally. However, when the time goes by, other browsers will be effected as well. This browser hijack redirect can invade system step by step. The victims will suffer low Internet speed and popping up windows frequently. This 7.rotator.widgetmedia.com can not be trusted at all since it has causes a lot of troubles on the infected machines. You need to remove this virus early to avoid further damage.
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 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 does 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
7.rotator.widgetmedia.com redirect will target on the victims who use the Window system, it is totally a malicious webpage that you can not trust at all. This webpage is created by the virus maker which wants to collect information from the Victims’ PCs. The worst thing is 7.rotator.widgetmedia.com has the ability to open a backdoor process so that the virus maker to get into your PC to steal information easily. Your infected PC will be in a low performance by this browser hijack redirect. Since the anti-virus may not be able to remove this virus, manual removal is the best way to erase this virus from your PC.
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 & last updated on September 24, 2013 11:35 am