PUP.YTDToolbar is on my computer! My anti-virus program detects the virus infection but hasn’t enough power to remove it. This virus keep coming back after rescanning my computer. I try to remove this Trojan horse manually but can not make it. How can I remove this virus completely from my computer? Should I try another more advanced anti-virus program or firewall? What about manual removal? Please help.
PUP.YTDToolbar is a nasty malicious process which can be installed automatically to the infected PC. Usually the PC users will suffer the virus infection while going online especially when they install the unsafe programs and processes on the unknown website or forum, some PC users even suffer the virus infection from the spam E-mail attachment. Once the virus process has been activated, the infected PC will be under the attack in a short time. This virus can escape the tracking of the anti-virus program easily, and that is the reason most of the advanced anti-virus programs are not able to handle it. Manual removal is the best way for this virus removal, PC users should remove it as fast as they to keep the infected PC safe.
In general, PUP.YTDToolbar has the ability to modify all the system settings on the infected computer, this Trojan horse will cause slow performance on the infected PC which makes PC users annoyed. PC users will find lots of unknown processes on the Windows Task Manager, and those processes will keep taking over high resource of the CPU. This Trojan horse will be able to to stop PC users from opening any security tools on the infected PC, it has been one of the most nasty virus infection on the infected computer. PC users should be careful while dealing this virus infection.
How did you get PUP.YTDToolbar virus on your computer? Usually these kinds of the viruses will be planted to some programs especially free programs, .exe, .bat or other executable processes and unsafe links. The computer will get the virus infection when the PC users install, open or click on these infected files. Sometimes the virus can even attack the computer by the files on the USB stick as well. Most of the unsafe website and forum will contain the virus infection, the computer can be infected while visiting these webpages.
Generally speaking, this virus can cause terrible virus infection on the infected computer like running slowly and even computer crashing. Once this virus has been installed to the computer, PC users will have to spend a long time opening programs or turning on the infected machine. It keeps taking over the high resource of the CPU and attacking the anti-virus program, other threats can be downloaded automatically from the unsafe website as well. What is worst, the cyber criminals have ability to remote control the infected PC due to this dangerous virus, all the information is in a high-risk of being stolen, the whole computer won’t be safe anymore.
The Trojan horse virus is an extremely dangerous threat on the infected computer. Registry and other system settings can be modified by it completely, that is the reason the nasty redirect virus can escape the tracking of the security tools like anti-virus program or firewall. It is strongly suggested that PC user should get rid of this Trojan horse virus in a manual way to remove it. Learn more from the manual removal guide below.
1. Press Ctrl+Shift+ESC keys together and stop virus process in the Windows Task Manager.
(The name of the virus process can be random)
2. Show hidden files and folders.
a. For XP: Press Win+E together, click on Tools, then choose Folder Options
For Vista, 7 and 8: Press Win+E together, click on Organize, then choose Folder and search options.
b. Click the View tab.
Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders, uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.
3. Open Registry entries. Find out the malicious files and entries of the virus and then delete all.
Attention: Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
a. Press Win+R to get the Run window. In the “Open” field, type “regedit” and click the “OK” button.
b. All malicious files and registry entries that should be deleted:
4. Reboot the computer normally to take effective, when the above steps are done.
As the above mentioned, PUP.YTDToolbar is a malicious virus process that can make chaos and problems on the infected computer. This virus is able to damage the infected computer by passing through the security tools. If this virus process keeps staying on the infected PC, the backdoor process can let the cyber criminals do the remote control on the infected PC, it means that the data and information can be stolen, history, cookies and other files will be under the monitoring of the cyber criminals. Anyway, if the anti-virus program on your computer don’t have enough power to remove the virus, it is suggested that PC users should remove it in a manual way. This virus needs to be remove as soon as possible to protect the infected PC.
If you have no idea how to do with that, please to contact experts from Yoocare Online Tech Support for further help.
Published by & last updated on April 20, 2014 10:07 am