How to Remove Redirect

This has taken over my computer. Internet Explorer and Firefox are infected by this browser hijack redirect. I try to remove this virus by my own but have no idea how to do that. Is there anything that I can do to save my PC? Will change a new browser fix that problem? Please assist. 

What is Redirect? is a malicious website which is created by the hijackers for their malicious purpose. It can invade the victims’ PCs by infected process especially .exe files. Once the victims click on those infected files, this browser hijack redirect will be activated in a quick time. All the Windows OS can be the target of this nasty virus, that is why it can invade most of the PC uses in the whole world. This website can slow the down the infected PC and bring troubles on it, desktop image, homepage and even the default browser can be easily modified by this virus. Some victims try to fix this virus infection by changing another browser, however, they all finally fail. It has been one of the most terrible virus on the Internet, it needs to be removed completely to keep the infected machine safe. 

In general, this can infect all the browsers on the same PC. For example, if there are more than 1 browsers on the infected machine, this browser hijack redirect will infect one of them at first, when the time goes by, it can target on other browsers if the victims can not get rid of it completely. this browser hijacker will redirect the victims to other malicious website and provide unsafe links on it. If the victims visit the unsafe webpages or click on the unknown links, their PCs can be even in extremely dangerous situations. Since the anti-virus program can not find and remove this browser hijack redirect, it is kindly suggested that the victims should kill this virus manually and completely to avoid further damage.

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

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

In summary: redirect is a new browser hijack redirect virus which attacks the careless victims online. Once it is installed to the infected PC, all the Internet settings can be changed completely, the history and cookies can be viewed by the hijackers. Those hijackers will collect your information by opening a backdoor process of this virus. As this redirect virus can not help you go online at all, it will do anything to damage the infected PC and steal personal details. Do not hesitate, what you need to do is to remove this virus as soon 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 September 29, 2013 8:40 am, last updated on September 30, 2013 6:47 am

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