Redirect Removal Guide

What is ? Is it a reliable webpage what can be trusted. If it is virus how can I remove this browser hijack redirect from my Internet Explorer? I tried to uninstall it from control panel but it is still on my computer. Is there way to get rid of it completely? Any help will appreciated.

What is Redirect Virus : is a browser hijack redirect that can infect your computer when you visit some unsafe webpages or download unknown programs. When your computer is infected by this browser redirect, your Internet setting can be changed easily by it, your homepage can be changed to this website and you can not change it back. This redirect can even create files in registry so that you can not just uninstall in control panel. Just like another kind of browser hijack redirect, can redirect you to some malicious webpages, which may contain viruses and Trojans even Ransomware. Do not be naive, Anyway, when you see this webpage, your computer is not safe any more. You need to remove this browser hijack redirect as soon as possible

Generally speaking, this browser hijack redirect can infect Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome on Window XP, 7, Vista and 8. Once it is installed to your system, you will be redirected to other malicious webpages frequently, a lot of dangerous popping-up webpages will make you annoyed. What is more, the redirect can even open a backdoor process so that the hijackers can get into your security programs by passing your security program like firewall or anti-virus program, that means your data on the infected PC can not be safe anymore. This browser hijack redirect can cause a terrible situation on your PC, do not hesitate, all you need to do is to get rid of it completely.

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.

Symptoms of Infection:

1. Your computer performs slower and slower.

2. You need to wait a long time while opening a webpage and your browser runs much slower than before.

3. You are always redirected to some malicious websites.

4. The harmful redirect virus also causes poor Internet connection and system to crash frequently.

5. You will get many advertisement windows when you are surfing online.

Manual Removal Guides:

This redirect virus is a high-risk browser hijacker which will change the homepage and browser settings, and redirect your web search results to random sites containing lots of illegal advertisements and even Trojans, rootkit or other malware viruses. Anti-virus software cannot identify this computer threat accurately and timely or remove it permanently. Therefore, manual removal is the best choice to uninstall it completely from your computer. Users can follow the manual guide here to have this virus removed instantly.

1. Clean cookies

* Internet Explorer: Tools → Internet Options →the General tab, Delete the Cookies button can be directly seen in IE6, IE7 is to click the Delete Browsing History button then tick Cookies and click Delete.

* Firefox:Tools → Options → Privacy → Remove Individual Cookies → Delete corresponding cookies in the cookies showing box.

* Opera:Tools → Preferences → Advanced → Cookies →Delete corresponding cookies in Management Cookies.

2. Clean add-ons and extensions

* Internet Explorer:

(1). Click Start, type: Manage browser add-ons

(2). Hit Enter on your keyboard

(3). Click Manage add-on and disable all the suspicious add-on.

* Firefox:

(1). Click the Firefox menu and click Add-on

(2). Click Extensions, select the related browser add-on and click Disable.

* Google Chrome:

(1). Click the Customize and Control menu button →Tools→ click Extensions

(2). Select the related Extension and click Disable.

3. Show Hidden Files

First, you need to show all hidden files so that you can fully check the files related to Redirect Virus.

(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.

4. Delete Virus 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:

%AllUsersProfile%\Programs\{random letters}\
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~r
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~dll
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ‘1’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = ‘0’

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

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:


Just like other browser hijack redirect, can change your Internet settings easily, such as your homepage and your default browser. You may get some add-ons on your IE, Firefox or Chrome. However, this webpage can not help you online at all, they can redirect you visit some unsafe webpages. What is worse, this malicious website will be able to change its data in your system disk and registry so that it can escape from the tracking pf the anti-virus program. Do not be naive, this is not a reliable webpage, what can it do is to collect information from the infected computer and send these to the hijackers. You need to get rid of this browser hijack redirect from your computer, or it may cause very serious problem on it.

If you are not sure which files are related to malware, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further help.

Published by on November 4, 2013 9:04 am, last updated on November 4, 2013 9:13 am

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