Need help to get rid of browser hijacker virus? Feeling helpless when your web browsers always being redirected to unknown sites that you don’t expect? Getting crazy with such annoying issue but have no idea how to eliminate this browser hijacker virus from your system? What can you do when your computer is infected by this nasty virus? Please read this post to get all the troubles solved in an appropriate and effective way.

What is Browser Hijacker Virus? browser hijacker virus is known as its name because it belongs to browser hijackers that may redirect your web browser against you will to other intended sites that you would not expecting to visit. Many users find out when they are using search engine such as Google, Yahoo, MSN to search for what they want then they will be redirect to Along with the web page there also contains malicious messages from which is trying to act like a legitimate website when the truth is just opposite. Actually it’s a tricky virus that never should be trusted as a lot of computer users have reported being redirected to those web pages against their willing. You may get this virus when you click unknown links, open the attachment of strange e-mails, download unverified software from the Internet. Once you got this virus in your computer, your web browser will be redirected to Ad web pages or other odd websites that are supported by intended companies aiming to collect your personal information or lure you to buy their products.

The Typical Symptoms of Browser Hijacker Virus Infection

A. There will be always advertisement or other annoying messages popping up when you visit the Internet on the browsers.
B. There will be some curious proceedings in your Task Manager when you run it.
C. Your computer will be acting weirdly with a severe low performance.
D. When you run your browser, it automatically redirects to search engine or some odd websites that you are not familiar with.
E. You will find some unknown add-on or tool bars are installed within your browser.
F. When you type in the web address that you want to visit, you will be redirected to without your authorization.

Since it can bring so many damages to your system, browser hijacker virus should be removed completely without any hesitation from your computer as soon as possible before it can bring further damages.

If you need any help, Live Chat with YooSecurity Expert Now , or you can follow our step-by-step virus removal instruction below to clean the virus yourself. (For advanced computer users)

Best Way to Remove Browser Hijacker Virus Step by Step:

Firstly, please restart your computer and get in Safe Mode with Networking:

Please follow these steps to get rid of browser hijacker manually:
Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC. Open the Windows Task Manager.
If that didn’t work, try another way. Press the Start button and click on the Run option. This will start the Run tool. Type in task-mgr and press OK. This should start the Windows Task Manager.

Step 2: Within the Windows Task Manager click on the Processes tab. Find the process by name. random.exe related to browser hijacker. Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will kill the process.

Video Show You on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:

Step3: Remove malicious files of browser hijacker.


Step4: Delete malicious registry entries of browser hijacker.

“EnableShellExecuteHooks”= 1 (0x1)

Note: This complete virus cleaning guide is for computer users who are skilful and experienced in PC manipulation only . If you don’t have enough experience in dealing with PC issues, it is not recommended to try this yourself as any mistake may lead to fatal damage to your system. In this case, welcome to contact YooCare online tech support for help.

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on June 5, 2013 3:41 am

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