My computer got warnings saying about HTML/Refresh.BC Trojan Virus. Norton and AVG couldn’t do any help for removing the virus. Computer got stuck so frequently. White screen happened from time to time. What should I do? Please help!
HTML/Refresh.BC Trojan Virus is made by malicious cyber criminals with the aims of attacking target computer’s system and getting into the system to perform malicious activities on the infected computer. This Trojan virus mainly attacks windows computers like Windows xp, vista, 7,8,10 etc. You used to get your computer being infected by this Trojan virus due to your careless online behaviors. Most cases, cyber criminals used to get the virus attached to the third party application. You may get infected during the process of “free” application installation like computer games, “free” online apps etc. The virus used to hide among the application’s plug-ins. Besides, while you are browsing the Internet, if you click on the unknown and unfamiliar pop-ups, ads, links, banners or coupons, you may give the chance for the virus getting into your computer without your permission. What’s more, spam emails as well as its attachments are turned out to be a way for the virus’s distribution. Therefore, if you want to avoid being infected, you’d better pay attention on all your online activities.
Once HTML/Refresh.BC Trojan Virus attacked your computer, you may not notice it immediately. This malicious virus will affect your computer’s performance by kinds of aspects. Once installed, it has the ability to take control of your whole computer and then monitor your computer. It may interrupt your activities by sending countable pop-ups, ads, banners and redirect you to visit some malicious websites. It may replace your important system files like DNS settings, registry so that you can’t open your programs nor use them normally. The most significant symptom is that your computer runs more and more slowly and gets kinds of red warnings from your system security programs. If you open your Task Manager, you may find that your computer resource almost runs out without reasons before you realize the computer is infected. So, if your computer runs slowly, you’d better run a full scan on the compromised computer. Once the virus is detected, you should take action to get rid of it as soon as you can. Manual removal is suggested to be the most effective to get rid of HTML/Refresh.BC Trojan Virus. You can think about this way.
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 HTML/Refresh.BC Trojan virus, 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.
HTML/Refresh.BC Trojan virus 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:
HTML/Refresh.BC Trojan Virus is a stubborn and malicious computer infection which may not do anything good on the infected computer once installed. The virus may disable your security system once it gets into your computer. It may act as a back door for other infection getting into your system such as other Trojans, malware, adware, spyware etc. In one word, once the virus infected, antivirus tool can’t remove this virus completely and permanently. The only way is manual removal which is the best way to get rid of this virus quickly.
Published by & last updated on December 15, 2016 4:06 pm