What is Pup.datamngr? How to get rid of it?
Pup.datamngr is a new Trojan detected by Microsoft Security Essentials software. When you turn on your computer, there is a warning from Microsoft Security Essentials which tells a virus was detected, but when you start to clean it out it is now working. Unfortunately, you get it again after a reboot, and if this one is bundled with ramsomware like West Yorkshire Police Ukash Virus, your computer will be locked down. Attackers access your system via some sort of backdoor and then steal important data, delete files and folders, or use your computer to initiate additional attacks on other computers, networks, or websites. Particularly malevolent attackers can even flood your system with data requests and emails, overloading your system until it crashes or goes offline. Pup.datamngr is a Trojan virus which connects to a target PC and downloads malicious virus files secretly under your eyes. You realized your anti-virus program didn’t help to erase it. So how do we get rid of this nasty virus?
As Pup.datamngr is a nasty virus that hide deep in your system, it effects Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7. You need to eliminate the Trojan virus at a quick time. Once picked up the virus, you must Hurry up to get rid of Pup.datamngr virus from your computer permanently!
To make your computer green, you can follow the guide here (For advanced computer users), or contact YooCare PC Experts online for solutions:
Key sentences to judge if your computer has been infected this Trojan 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. Some of your computer functions are unavailable or some normal legal program can’t run or there are unusual conditions of them.
D. It always constantly happens that your system has errors somewhere.
E. Lately, your computer system will be totally destroyed.
What do i do if anti-virus didn’t help to get rid of Pup.datamngr Virus?
Have you tried to get rid of a virus but no luck? When you encountered with this malevolent Trojan virus, you may urgently to find a powerful anti-virus software to clean it out of your PC permanently. But the result is that whatever you did the pesky thing is still there. Similar to many other Trojan viruses, Pup.datamngr can only be detected by by anti-virus software but it can’t be deleted permanently. As a result, manual removal with expert skills would be the best choice to fix it.
What Is The Best Way to Remove Pup.datamngr?
Depending on which level of risk of the Pup.datamngr virus has infiltrated your PC, you might find it is hard to get rid of this sophisticated worm. Some people have successfully cleaned out the stubborn worm, but since one of the primary functions of this virus is to disable security programs,so the method of using anti-virus program is not always a foolproof approach.
Please follow these steps to get rid of Pup.datamngr virus 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 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.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random
Step 4: Remove malicious files of Pup.datamngr virus
C:\Program Files\Search Results Toolbar\Datamngr\SRTOOL~1\searchresultsDx.dll (PUP.Datamngr)
Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Registry to completely clean Pup.datamngr virus:
The Pup.datamngr virus is not for the faint of heart. You should definitely consider using a professional PC security service if you don’t feel up to the task of removing Pup.datamngr virus. The important thing here is for you to get your computer back up and running normally again, right? If taking the advice and help from virus removal experts is the fastest way to do that, then you should think twice about getting in touch with our specialists today.
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Kindly Reminder: If you failed to remove Pup.datamngr virus with the methods you found from the internet, please consult YooSecurity certified professionals to remove it completely.
Published by Matt Johnston & last updated on May 27, 2013 8:13 am