Browser has been hijacked by Hijack Virus? Keep being redirected to its domain sites instead of the one you really mean to go to? Do you get constant and non-stop popping ups when you are surfing on the internet? Do you have different homepage from before? Does your computer work rather slowly than before? Are all your browsers infected with time passing by?

How to Remove Hijack Virus? is a browser hijacker redirect virus. The same to its partners it always redirects victims to its domain websites instead of those ones they want to go to. It make changes to your search results. From the search result it gives you you can find out that some of those sites it provides are not the best or those suit mostly with what you are looking for. When you keep your browser open and do other things on your computer such as watching videos by using some software or playing games you may get many popping ups. Most of the popping ups are advertisements and some are interesting and trying to lead you to click on them and redirect you to other sites. That is quite annoying and often take bad effects to your normal activities on the computer.

In one hand, this redirect virus takes annoying consequence to your browsers. On the other hand, gives other online threats chances to slip into your computer by misleading you to click on its pop-ups. To know as a truth, this virus also cooperates with remote cyber criminals. It hides in your system files because of which you cannot use any antivirus to remove it. It pretends to be a normal and legal web search engine but it is not on the earth. When it access to your computer system files, it can analyze on them and finds your personal information out then send them to remote partners. You will receive great amount of advertisements on your phone and your mailbox. It is because this virus gains the access to your histories you remembered on your computer and thus what you ever typed and used on the computer can be known by that redirect virus.

Besides those reveal of your privacy, this redirect virus often makes itself able to sends out messages in your name by using your mail account or other chat software. It can makes simple process to make those software send out messages automatically. Most of those messages are trying to borrow money or show other people, especially those contacts of yours, some porn sites or other shopping sites. It seems like this has its own thought and can cheat your friends by your name. Another bad effect of this virus is that it creates useless files of its own which may cause stuck on your computer when you run some normal programs. And the most obvious thing is that your computer works slowly and may gives you some errors often when you use it. It is highly recommended to remove the redirect virus before it leads more troubles and harm to your computer.

Note: Manual Removal requires expertise and it is for advanced users, if you don’t have much experience in dealing with redirect virus. Contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for removal assistance.

Manual Removal Step by Step Instructions

Step A: Open Windows Task Manager to end process related to the redirect. To do that, press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys at the same time to pull up Window Task Manager; go to Processes tab on top and scroll down the list to find.


Step B: Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options. Go to Folder Options window, under View tab, tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.


Step C: Press Windows+R keys to pull up Run box and type in regedit to open Registry Editor.


Step D: Delete all these associated files and registry entries with this Hijack Virus in Registry Editor(Those files are usually named randomly).

Step E: Change home page back from this unwanted hijacker on targeted browsers.

Video Guide On How to Remove Hijack Virus From Regedit Manually:

Conclusion is categorized as a harmful browser hijacker virus. It always appear on your search engines and you may be able to realize its existence. It has the good ability to infect so at first it is only one browser on your infected computer that is infected but later, you will definitely have problems with other browsers you have. And along with the process of the infection, you will see that it slows down the performance of your computer and even leads your computer to be stuck sometimes. How horrible it is. Many of your normal programs will not give you normal reactions any more. Instead, they may cannot run at all. Another clue of infection of browser hijacker virus is that your desktop background can be changed. It is for your computer’s good as well as your own database to remove this virus ASAP.

Note: Have tried many methods but failed to get rid of Hijack Virus? To avoid any mistakes, Please contact YooSecurity Online Experts in time to save your computer.

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on September 5, 2013 6:55 am

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