How to Remove Trojan-Downloader.Win32.MultiDL

The antivirus program sends you a report saying there is a risky virus called Trojan-Downloader.Win32.MultiDL in your computer? Your computer becomes very strange, which lets you realize that this virus really exists. You begin to look for an effective method to remove it? You have tried various removal tools but still cannot get rid of it? Isn’t there any other way to remove it? Please do not be discouraged, this article can help you.

Details of Trojan-Downloader.Win32.MultiDL:

Trojan-Downloader.Win32.MultiDL is a new Trojan virus which is able to sneak into the computer by making full use of system security vulnerabilities and damage the infected computer seriously. Computer users had better not visit suspicious websites, click on unknown links ad arbitrium, open spam email attachments and install some insecure programs, otherwise you may invite the virus to get into a computer. In addition, it is very rampant and extremely aggressive so that it can attack the computer even if the user does not do anything wrong.

Trojan-Downloader.Win32.MultiDL is able to modify system settings, user account configuration, network settings and other important system files. This Trojan’s operation needs a lot of system resources, so you will see the CPU usage rate is at an all-time high, which slows down the computer performance. It is annoying that you need to spend a long time waiting for the computer startup. You can only see an hourglass or a small circle rotating when running programs and nothing special happens. The sites you want to visit take a long time to show up all webpage contents. Besides, it has the ability to bring the target computer some other virus infections, making the computer face the danger of complete collapse. A series of malicious behaviors are done quietly in the background and you know nothing at all. When you are surfing the Internet, the cyber criminals may be collecting your personal information illegally including online banking passwords and other important documents. Your computer will be messed up and your privacy is not safe if you allow it to stay on the computer. Thus, you are strongly advised to remove this Trojan. Despite the antivirus program says it has been deleted, you can still see it after the computer is restarted. When the antivirus program does not work, many of the victims would be at a loss. You can refer to the following manual removal guide, but please note that manual removal needs professional knowledge and improper operation will destroy the computer system.

Processing manual removal is supposed to have a certain level of computer literacy. If you are not sure how to start and are afraid of making any critical mistakes damaging the computer system, please live chat with YooCare Expert now.

What Can the Vicious Virus Do?

1. It has the ability to download additional components and other infections in the target computer in order to fully complete its penetration.
2. It is able to cause system crash and destroy some of your programs in the infected computer.
3. It facilitates the virus makers to intrude your computer remotely without letting you know.
4. It is capable of collecting your browsing history and other private data.

Manual Removal Guide:

The malicious Trojan-Downloader.Win32.MultiDL 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 cyber criminals to invade the infected computer to steal your information. Through making use of advanced technology, it maintains the ability to combine its components with system files or to generate fake system files, which confuses computer users as well as antivirus programs. They cannot identify it accurately and timely, let alone remove it thoroughly. Therefore, manual removal is the best choice to drive it away from your computer. In this case, you are advised to delete every file generated by it manually so as to spare all later trouble. The manual removal needs to be handled carefully so as to avoid any subsequent damages. Users can follow the manual guide here to have the hijacker removed instantly.

1. End Relevant Processes

(1). Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to pop up Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab

Windows Task Manager

*For Win 8 Users:

Click More details when you see the Task Manager box

Win 8 Task Manager

And then click Details tab

Details Tab in Win 8 Task Manager

(2). Find out and end the processes of Trojan-Downloader.Win32.MultiDL

2. Show Hidden Files

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

(2). Click on Appearance and Personalization

(3). Click on Folder Options

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

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

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

*For Win 8 Users:

Press Win+E together to open Computer window, click View and then click Options

View in Computer Window

Click View tab in the Folder Options window, choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category

View Tab in Folder Options Window

3. Delete Relevant Registry Entries and Files

(1). Delete the registry entries of Trojan-Downloader.Win32.MultiDL through Registry Editor

Press Win+R to bring up the Run window, type “regedit” and click “OK”

While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete the related registry entries:

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

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Random


(2). Find out and remove the associated files.



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

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

Trojan-Downloader.Win32.MultiDL is a deadly Trojan virus that is able to finish its installation into the computer without your consent. You are not aware of its invasion until you see warnings from your antivirus program. The Trojan adds malicious files computer and modifies system settings. You will feel very annoyed because the running speed of the infected computer is quite slow. Whether you are watching videos, playing games or working on the computer, you have to wait a long time. Moreover, some other viruses will be injected into the computer in order to further damage the computer. The Trojan is also capable of helping cyber criminals to monitor your online activities as well as collecting your personal information. Thus, you should take immediate action to remove it.

The above manual removal is quite dangerous and complicated, which needs sufficient professional skills. Therefore, only computer users with rich computer knowledge are recommended to implement the process because any errors including deleting important system files and registry entries will crash your computer system. If you have no idea of how to process the manual removal, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further assistance.

Published by on December 29, 2013 1:47 pm, last updated on December 29, 2013 1:47 pm

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