Remove Redirect

When I was typing something on my computer, my computer worked properly. But when I began to browse the Internet, my computer kept directing me to As well as my security tool noticed me so frequently about some high threat from this web site. I did try to remove all add-ons which are relevant to this web site from my browsers and registry. However, it seems nothing helpful to stop this thing from showing up. I felt so annoying with this hijacker. I would like to remove it immediately. Any help or suggestion will be provided? Thank you! Redirect Details redirect is classified to be a malicious browser hijacker virus which may be a lethal threat for your computer as it has the ability to add itself into your computer without your permission and knowledge. This browser redirect is an absolutely harmful program which badly hampers the performance of your computer as well as compromises with your confidential data security such as username, password, bank account details, credit card information, and online trading information and so on. This malicious infection is suggested to remove as soon as possible. redirect can sneak into your computer secretly. There are several illicit means through which this malware can spread to your system. Commonly, this virus can distribute from spam emails attachment, suspicious link and porn content web sites and so on. Once this virus install on your computer, you would lose total control over it and several additional browser hijacker programs will automatically get downloaded. Otherwise, it will display lots of annoying advertisements and infect your system through spyware or freeware. Furthermore, it may change your homepage as well as your browser settings. As a result, it may attempt to make you click on random pop-up ads which means that the computer user may get rerouted to dubious advertising websites and boost traffic of the website this way. This is why you always being redirected to some unwanted website when you begin to browse or open a new tab. If you want to use your computer normally, you’d better get rid of this virus once you find it on your 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.

Basic Symptoms and Potential Risks of Redirect

1. It can be added to Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome browsers without your notification.
2. You are rerouted to some unknown sponsored websites that you have never seen before when you surfing online.
3. You can get a bunch of popup ads show on the webpage which you are browsing.
4. It can be installed on your computer slightly.
5. This browser hijacker can introduce various infections and unwanted programs onto your system,
6. It can investigate your browsing behavior and gather your input information online.
7. It is also responsible for collecting computer user’s private information like IP address and online traces for unethical using of online marketing.

Note: If one of symptoms mentioned above is found in your computer, then you must know that your computer is being attacked by the browser hijacker. Since the browser hijacker is so dangerous, once your computer is infected, you should take actions to delete the hijacker. If you are not a computer expert, in case you lose your important data or damage your system, please welcome to contact Yoocare/Yoosecurity Online Expert for help now!

Manual Removal Guide: redirect hijacks your default browser to redirect your web search results and modifies your default homepage and browser settings. Manual removal is the most effective way to completely uninstall it from an infected computer’s operating system, for the season that this hijacker is so cunning and dangerous, antivirus programs cannot get rid of it permanently. Here are the manual guides for users to remove the annoying hijacker.

1. Clean Add-ons and Extensions

* Internet Explorer:

(1). Click Tools in the Menu bar and then click Internet Options

Tools in IE

(2). Click Programs tab, click Manage add-ons and disable the dubious add-ons

* Firefox:

(1). Click Tools in the Menu bar and then click Add-ons

Tools in Firefox

(2). Click Extensions, select the related browser add-ons and click Disable

* Google Chrome:

(1). Click Customize and control Google Chrome button → Tools → Extensions

Customize and control Google Chrome button

(2). Disable the extensions of this virus

2. 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 this hijacker’s processes

3. 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

4. Delete Relevant Registry Entries and Files

(1). Delete the registry entries related to this browser hijacker 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 its registry entries

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Random’ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Random HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =Random

(2). Find out and remove the associated files

%AllUsersProfile%\random.exe %AppData%\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates\random.exe %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~random %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random “.exe”

Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:


To sum up, redirect is a tricky and malicious virus which may change your default homepage and browser setting automatically once it accessed your computer. It may generate lots of trouble for you. This adware may damage your security system which may lead to the easy attacking of other infections like Trojan and keyloggers which can be used to steal sensitive data like passwords, credit card, bank account information etc. It may distribute lots of ads and pop-up to chock up your computer CPU. Hence, your computer may get stuck so frequently. If you want to remove this adware by any antivirus program, you may do it in vain, as there is no any virus tool which can remove this stubborn virus completely out of your computer. In order to remove this virus from your computer quickly, you are recommended to use manual removal method which can be done by remote, so that you can be free from this virus in the shortest time.

Suggestion: 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 January 28, 2015 6:50 am, last updated on January 28, 2015 6:54 am

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