Mytotalsearch.com Redirect Virus Description
Mytotalsearch.com is Google redirect virus that hijacks user’s search engine. It is the same stubborn as claro-search malware. Once your computer gets infected by such virus, you will be redirected to the Mytotalsearch adware. But don’t be cheated by its appearance. Currently, one of the users described:” I was trying to look up a song on Google wild horses running free and well it pulled up woman f***ing horses pulled right to the website now my PC is freaked up.” Although it looks as it is a real domain, it’s indeed a browser hijacker. Mytotalsearch.com is nothing different from other normal search engine sites such as Google.com, yahoo.com or Facebook.com. What happens if you are fined for illegal downloads? You don’t know somehow you get hit by the browser hijacker, when you realized your search engine has been changed and redirected to other malicious webpages, you had already attacked by the Mytotalsearch.com redirect virus. Users tried to restart in safe mode with networking but during the process, their computers restarted and opened up with the same problem. If you are not familiar with browser hijack virus, you had better contact an expert to do that to avoid any mistakes.
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Mytotalsearch virus screenshot
Key sentences to judge if your computer has been infected with Mytotalsearch Redirect Virus
A. Your computer is something not normal as usual such as running very slowly.
B. When you open the Task Manager, you can find some strange progress which you never found before.
C. Every time you open your browser, you are redirected to some odd web pages.
D. Your browser runs more and more slowly.
E. It always pops up some irritating advertisements even if you don’t want.
Mytotalsearch.com has hijacked my home page in google chrome, firefox, internet explorer. How do I fix this?
After allowing a member of staff to use my desktop computer, I find I now have the Mytotalsearch.com virus and I cannot access anything. Im really stuck and need help! The virus pops up from the internet and there is not a perfect anti-virus application can delete it, you will need to manually get rid of Mytotalsearch.com virus so that your computer is free of threat. Lately the victims have been getting recurring messages that data manager and RunDLL32.exe have stopped working and they think this may be connected (although it might also be simply a botched installation of an Adobe update). How to get rid of the virus? The manual removal guide is below.
Best Way to Remove Mytotalsearch redirect virus Step by Step?
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 taskmgr 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. 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.
Step 3: Delete malicious registry entries related to Mytotalsearch.com browser hijacker virus.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\Random.exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce “random” = “‘C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Random.exe’
Step 4?Remove malicious files of Mytotalsearch.com virus
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:
Up to now, you can completely get rid of Mytotalsearch.com virus by following the steps above. Just like what is mentioned above, this virus infection is a cascaded infection. The related files may be changed from time to time on a start-up. If you don’t have more skills but still want to fix it yourself, then you are supposed to mess up your whole system at any time, it’s very hard for you to do the removal work.
Note:If you failed to remove Mytotalsearch virus after spending a couple of hours, please consult YooSecurity certified professionals to remove it completely.
Published by Matt Johnston & last updated on May 31, 2013 7:28 am