Remove Trojan.Win32.Yakes.fvjg

Hello! I am so confusing now. Why do I keep receiving an alert on the detection from Norton which is stating about a Trojan called Trojan.Win32.Yakes.fvjg on your computer? What is this Trojan? How does it access my computer? Having no idea about how to remove this infection as soon as possible? Be nervous when I see the alarm? Help is needed immediately! I will be so appreciated if anyone can help. Thanks a million!

Infected by Trojan.Win32.Yakes.fvjg –How to Get Rid of?

Trojan.Win32.Yakes.fvjg is sorted to be a member of vicious Trojan horse virus family which is created by cyber hackers to attack Window computers’ system. It is said that once this malicious Trojan installed in your computer, it will change your operating system and your computer registry files immediately. Additionally, it will slow down your computer’s performance severely that covers booting, shutting down, playing computer games and browsing the Internet, etc.. What’s more, it can run itself when you start your computer and then control your actions and then end all your running processes as soon as it can. Furthermore, it will spread some fake alerts and messages on the infected computer screen. Thus, it is highly recommended to get rid of this vicious Trojan as soon as possible once it is detected on your computer.

Trojan.Win32.Yakes.fvjg can sneak into your computer by many channels. It is usually associated with some unwanted email as attachments, spam emails, as well as dubious websites and freeware downloaded from the internet. After this Trojan accessed your computer, it may ruin your firewall. This Trojan may be a platform for other infections to dive into your computer easily. It will help cyber criminals to records your confidential information and online activities as well. This malicious Trojan will become a big threat to your computer system as well as your financial security. Moreover, this Trojan may corrupt all the most common used browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer. Your homepage and your search engine will be replaced by this Trojan. Most of the search results from this virus are filled with advertisements and sponsored links. These numerous pop-up of ads might reduce the speed of the browser as well as the functioning of the other application installed. Once you click on this link, you may be redirected to infected web pages that may infiltrate other potentially unwanted programs onto your computer. As you know by now, Trojan.Win32.Yakes.fvjg will do lots of harm on your computer once it installed on it. So you should get rid of it without any delay.

Processing manual removal should have a certain level of computer literacy. If you are not sure how to start or afraid of making any critical damage on the computer system, please open a live chat with YooCare Expert now!

What Will This Trojan Actually Do on Your Computer?

1. Desktop background image and Browser homepage settings are changed. Google, Yahoo Searches are redirected.
2. It may slow down your computer considerably and you will feel like your computer is stuck. This includes opening programs, shutting down your computer, and slow Internet.
3. It is capable to corrupt your windows registry and uses it to deploy annoying pop up ads out of nowhere. You will get many unwanted pop-ups on your computer.

Note: No matter how the virus accesses your PC, users should know that there are no tools can remove this pesky Trojan automatically at this moment, it is suggested users not spend much time in downloading or paying any security software which claims can delete this stubborn virus. It is totally useless. To completely get rid of Trojan.Win32.Yakes.fvjg, professional manual guide is needed.

About Trojan Virus Removal:

Currently many computer users had the same experience that this virus couldn’t be removed by any anti-virus applications. So the manual approach is always required to combat this virus. And here is the step-by-step removal guide for all computer users.

1. End the malicious process from Task Manager.

Once Trojan.Win32.Yakes.fvjg is installed, computer user may notice that CPU usage randomly jumps to 100 percent. At any time Windows always has many running processes. A process is an individual task that the computer runs. In general, the more processes, the more work the computer has to do and the slower it will run. If your system’s CPU spike is constant and remain at a constant 90-95%, users should check from Task Manager and see if there is a suspicious process occupying system resources and then end it immediately.

(The name of the virus process can be random.)

Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc to quickly bring up Task Manager Window:

task manager
2. Show hidden files and folders.

Open Folder Options by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Folder Options.

Click the View tab.

Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files and folders, uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.

Folder Options

3. Open Registry entries. Find out the malicious files and entries and then delete all.

Attention: Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.

a. Press Windows key + R to open Run box. In the “Open” field, type “regedit” and click the “OK” button.


Then a Registry Editor window will pop up as the following picture shows:

registry editor

b. Search malicious files and registry entries and then remove all of them:

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\[random]
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Temp

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:


From the above passage, you should know that Trojan.Win32.Yakes.fvjg is so tricky and risky virus. Once it installed on your computer, it cannot be deleted by any antivirus programs. This Trojan is bundled with a third party program. It may get into your computer during you install something on your computer. This means that you should make an option instead of a default installation. Otherwise, you should read the terms and policy of the installing program carefully when you decide to install it. What’s more, you should not install unfamiliar program on your computer. You should not open the SPAM emails or its attachments. If your computer does surf the infection of that Trojan, you should take measure to remove it as soon as you can. Only manual removal methods can get rid of this Trojan completely and permanently.

Note: Still have trouble in removing this virus? If you don’t want to mess up your whole PC, Please contact YooCare Experts for instant help now.

Published by on December 7, 2014 1:11 pm, last updated on December 7, 2014 1:11 pm

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