Can’t get rid of Http:// virus? I get the mysearch.sweetpacks pops up every time when I open my search engine; I can’t get rid of it even though I switch to another search engine. It keeps representing lots of boring advertisements and redirects my homepage to What should I do with the annoyance instead of leaving the virus messing up my computer? It is actually a hateful browser hijacker which freezes my computer. Any help will be appreciated.

Hijacked by Http:// Virus – How to Remove?

The Http:// Virus is redirect malware which is classified as a nasty and stubborn browser hijacker. The virus is designed by cyber criminals to redirect internet users’ websites. The hijacker may sneak on your system without your permission and mislead your homepage and display some advertisements, instead of the websites you want to get. Every time when you use your search engine such as such as Internet Explorer Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome, the browser hijacker will annoy by representing you some pupping ups and lots of mislead information.

Once Http:// Virus attacks browsers, it will reset the default settings and mislead your homepage to Http:// or other unwanted page. You will be disappointed that the browser hijacker will redirect your websites but can do nothing. What’s more, you will find that your infected computer shows a slow performance and it takes a longer time to respond command. And then you may find some unknown programs running in your computer. The Http:// has the ability to steal your information and leak it out for the cyber criminals. Therefore, your valuable data on your computer face a risk that cyber criminals will get it for some illegal behaviors.

Anyway, is a browser hijacker that is created to redirect your website whenever you open your homepage and display you some annoying pop-ups and disable all your programs. Therefore, the redirect virus will be beyond your anti-virus program for anti-virus can’t even perform normally, let alone protect your computer from the attack. The browser hijacker virus may attach some other viruses or phishing websites in your system under the table and without your consent or your awareness. What’s worse, the redirect virus is in a position to divulge your important information, which is horrible and unbearable for people. Consequently, once hit by the Http:// Virus, you must remove it manually and immediately.

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.

Screenshot of Virus

How Did You Get The Virus On Your Computer?

Internet users may get the Http:// Virus in several ways. The virus can hide itself in software, so please be caution before you install some software, especially some free software. The may go without your agreement during the install of some software. Therefore, please do not install software that you are not familiar or do not trust. The malware may also infect your computer when you check or download your email attachments.

The bogus website is nothing helpful but a browser hijacker to redirect your search results in your computer. It will redirect your website to harmful page and give you some annoying popping-ups on your screen. And then the ads will lure you to download some unsafe even dangerous software in your computer. Once installed in your computer, the dangerous software will make efforts to take over your computer. You will face a risk that the virus will steal your personal information and leak it out for the cyber criminals who created the Http:// Virus. Consequently, you need to get rid of the crafty hijacker as soon as possible.

Manual Removal Step by Step Instructions

Step A: Open Windows Task Manager to end process related to the virus. 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 Http:// virus in Registry Editor as below:

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

Video Guide On How to Remove Virus From Regedit Manually:


In summary, Http:// Virus is tricky browser hijacker which you cannot trust at all. It will redirect your search results to some unsafe websites. It may hijack the famous search engines such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome and you may get the infection from some freeware, email attachments and unsafe websites. Once installed in your computer, the hijacker will leak out your important information, such as bank card information and other privacy for criminal behaviors. Please remove the redirect thing at no delay when you get it.

Note: Have tried many methods but failed to remove the virus? To avoid any mistakes, Please contact YooSecurity Online Experts in time to save your computer.

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on October 26, 2013 6:08 pm

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