Do you have annoying pop ups in your computer that generated by Reelzhot.com Pop-up Ads and could not get rid of it by using tools or antivirus? Is it a virus or just an unwanted pop up program? Do you need to remove it completely? How to find an effective way to get rid of it completely?
Reelzhot.com Pop-up Ads is a new browser hijacker that is specifically created for the Web browsing promotion and online interruption such as hijacking the browsers in your computer like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and so forth. It is a nasty pop up hijacker which generates by unwanted software on your PC which you may give permission for installation unwarily. The appearance of the Webpage on the victim browser does not look like before from the time it moves into your computer. This application is created to invade your computer by modifying the browser providers and DNS setting to complete the automatic startup task with the operating system.
Under normal circumstance, people got browser hijackers carelessly. It is usually invading through unsafe links, free downloading of free website, hacked site, ads of social websites and spam email attachments. By exploiting system vulnerabilities on your computer, it can easy break through the target system without authorization. With loopholes it causes after settle down, your computer will allow remote access of unknown server with unknown purpose without your notice. We can say that this is very dangerous. Although it is not a virus, it is a kind of potential unwanted application with the harmful MIS network crimes and People will see annoying pop-up ads from everywhere after it executed. Also, along with the browser hijacker, additional threat would go into your computer secretly. It has caused a lot of problems. The Longer time it stays in the computer, the more damages it will create. We do not recommend keeping it in the computer. If you want to protect your computer, you need to remove it as soon as possible
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.
Reelzhot.com pop-up 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.
*Reelzhot.com pop-up 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 Reelzhot.com pop-up.
Reelzhot.com Pop-up Ads has unauthorized access right to get into the victim computer. The characteristics of Reelzhot.com Pop-up make it very easy to be spread. But it does bring a lot of inconvenience to PC user. This will not only influence on the performance speed, the free room of the memory of the infected computer and running speed, but also will affect the normal activities on the infected PC. It concerns to your online activities, and extract all the personal and financial data in your computer, such as a credit card number, bank account, important password. Therefore, it is strongly recommended to uninstall this software to keep safe.
Published by & last updated on March 20, 2014 11:19 am