Is KeepVid.com a virus or safe website? Is it actually virus free? Will it give you virus? Accidentally go it today and now I can only go to Google or Youtube!! How to remove KeepVid Redirect Pop Ups? How to get rid of it completely? Any effective way to help removing KeepVid virus would be appreciated!
KeepVid Redirect Pop Ups is a browser hijacker that would redirect your homepage and search engine or pop ups unwanted banners which has malicious intention with imitation of the mode of famous website to increase traffic profit or sell product. As we all know, the website mainly make profit by attracting advertiser or traffic. It needs to reach certain amount of traffic to reach the goal set by advertisement provider of fund investigator. On the other hand, advertising providers need to earn money from the ads on the site by clicking. Earning per click can share a certain amount of funds; the product can invade target position through the clicking when people accidentally click on the link in the Webpage it displays. After clicking, you’ll find out your home page has changed its homepage every time you turn on the browser. Whether you are using the bad browser, it just resets the browser settings and replaces the original home page without your permission.
Browser hijackers are often attractive and its domain links are usually seductive. Since the browser hijacker thing is to promote you to access the malicious website or download its promoting software, you online activities would be interfered to some extent. In the help of this redirect, the creators can easily get your personal information from the search entry, search result and favorite websites. This will force the PC user to access to certain websites they don’t want to go or promote pop-up advertisements to deceive ordinary users. This redirect can slow down your computer and network speed. There are so many inconveniences it brings to you; you should delete it as soon as possible. Don’t trust it and get rid of it immediately.
The search engine such as Google or Yahoo will be redirected to its domain and your homepage will be modified to unknown resources. Your computer is responding slowly in every process and the responding process makes you feel like it stuck. You will be annoyed about the budges of pop-ups and adware that accompany with it. You have to wait for more time than usual while opening a new webpage on the infected browser because it takes more time to load process. You are always being redirected to some unsafe links or malicious websites.
Redirect Pop Ups allow cyber-criminals to break into the infected computer without noticed and disables executable program and cause system crash. It changes important computer settings to allow remote control from cyber criminals. It will modify your registry settings and important key value to make it difficult to be removed. It accesses your data, your tabs and browsing activity on all websites and is able to cause system crash and disable your executable programs. Meanwhile, it drops some other threats including malware, adware parasites and spyware into your computer.
Manual removal is a complicated and risky process, so please back up all important data before making any changes on your computer. Here are some instructions to handle with the Trojan horse manually, and be cautious when going through the following steps.
1 Clear all the cookies of the affected browsers.
* Google Chrome: Click on the Tools menu → select Options → Click “Under the bonnet” tab → locate “Privacy” section → browsing data” button → “Delete cookies and other site data” to delete all cookies from the list.
* Internet Explorer: Click “Tools” → Click “safety” → “delete browsing history” → Tick “cookies” box and click delete
* Firefox:: Click “Tools” → Click “Options” → Click “Privacy” → Click “remove individual cookies”
2 Remove all the add-ons and extensions.
* Google Chrome:
(1). Click the Customize and Control menu button →Tools→ click Extensions
(2). Select the related Extension and click Disable.
* Internet Explorer:
(1). Click Settings → Click Manage Add-ons
(2). Click Programs tab → Click Manage Add-ons → Disable all the suspicious add-ons.
（1）. Click the Firefox menu and click Add-ons
(2). Click Extensions, select the related browser add-ons and click Disable.
3. Show Hidden Files
(1). Press Win+R to get run option
(2). Type in Control Panel and hit enter to get Control Panel
(3). Click on Appearance and Personalization link
(3). Click on Folder Options link
(4). Click on View tab in Folder Options window
(5). Tick Show hidden files, folders, and drives under Hidden files and folders tab
(6). Click Apply to effect， then click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.
4 stop virus processes in the Windows Task Manager.
(1). Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together to get Windows Task Manager
(2). Click More details
5. Remove all the malicious files registry entries through Registry Edit.
*KeepVid Redirect Pop Ups 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, even Trojan, rootkit or other malware virus. Sometimes the antivirus software cannot identify the 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). Using Registry Editor to delete all the related registry entries.
*Guides to open Registry Editor:
Press Win+R key together then Registry Editor will pop up.
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of KeepVid Redirect Pop Ups.
Conclusion: KeepVid Redirect Pop Ups must be removed immediately to maintain a good computer environment from all troubles. Recently, many PC users have complained about the nasty pop-ups online cause failure access to the wanted websites success. When the browser infection went through the browser, the victim browser will stop working properly. PC users cannot access to real website or log on to their account, the webpage will always be redirected to a random site that may probably contain other virus (worms, Trojans, keyloggers, malware, scamware etc.). If its landing was succed, it can let other threats get into the system and bring more harm. To be noticed, it can also record the victim’s activities and valuable data from the infected computer for cyber criminals. Therefore, it should be completely removed from your computer as soon as possible via manual removal method
Published by & last updated on March 6, 2014 2:51 pm