Watch out! Trojan.Huntpos is making chaos on your computer. Can’t find a way to remove it from the compromised computer? Have no any idea on how to do it? Take it easy. Here is the way to show you how to remove this virus completely.
When people are browsing the Internet, they may not think that someday they may get infected by virus app due to their careless online actions. Trojan.Huntpos is a malicious and high-risk computer infection which belongs to the dangerous and stubborn Trojan virus family. This Trojan has been created by cyber criminals recent days so as to hacker innocent computer users who are lack computer technology. This virus used to be distributed through peer-to-peer file sharing, freeware downloading, unsafe websites visiting, bad ads/links/pop-ups clicking. Now you can see that if you do only one step mistakenly, you may give the chance for this virus to sneak into your computer without your notice. Once it gets into your computer, you have to remove it as soon as you detect it on your computer.
Once you get Trojan.Huntpos installed on your computer, it is a great disaster to your computer. Once installed, your computer may not act normally as usually. It may become weirder while you are using it. Sometime, it may ask you to update your apps while you are using it, but the fact is that you just updated it days ago. Is that normal? Oh, no. Things will become worse. Your desktop used to be so clean usually. But now, with that virus on your computer, there are bunch of unfamiliar apps shortcut showing on your screen which are not put there by yourself at all. How come? You can’t totally understand that. In addition, while you are browsing, you will get lots of banners/ads/pop-ups/coupons which are all trying to redirect you to visit any of them. You can’t avoid them sometimes. It is so pesky, isn’t it? All of your antivirus apps can’t work well because they are disabled by that vicious Trojan. If you want to protect your computer from being screwed up more and more badly, you must remove this virus as early as you can while it is detected 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.Huntpos, professional manual guide is needed.
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.
Trojan.Huntpos 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：
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.
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:
b. Search malicious files and registry entries and then remove all of them:
Trojan.Huntpos, a pesky and malicious computer infection can make your computer become disable totally once it gets into your system. Please do not look down upon the damaging ability of this virus. Once this virus gets into your computer, it may be capable of acting as a backdoor for other infection to get into your computer and mess up your computer. If you scanned other infection likes other Trojan, adware, malware, browser hijacker, spyware on your compromised computer, please do not being shocked. This virus has the ability to start lots of unwanted program running at your background so as to take over a large part of your system CPU and to slow down your system performance and to keep you from using your computer to do anything normally. Please do not put the hope on the antivirus software. So far, there is no any antivirus program can be found to remove this virus completely and permanently. Nowadays, only manual removal way can eliminate this infection clearly and quickly.
Published by & last updated on April 6, 2016 1:03 pm