Hello, I have a virus Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod which infects my computer a lot. Many files and programs are compromised. Many .exe shortcuts show on desktop screen and some of them cannot be removed. When I open browser to look up something, I will get to webpage where pop-up ads are flying everywhere. I even cannot run many programs at the same time, as the computer will soon get stuck and frozen. if I cannot remove this virus as soon as possible, I thought many other computer problems will happen to computer. And I cannot bear those popup things to interrupt me. Please help me.

Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod Virus Description:

Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod is a harmful and dangerous Trojan horse to hit windows computer. This virus would access the system areas like registry editor, windows folder, and start-up item to implant its malicious codes to replace or disable important system files. System errors will show on when you turn on computer. Sometime, if the important files related to start-up are lost, computer will not boot up. And when you open browser to view your favorite page, you would be interrupted by endless pop-up ads. But you’re suggested not to click on those pop-up things, as pop-up ads would carry virus-infected files. Once you click on it, the virus file will drop on computer. Even worse, with coming of this Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod  virus, computer system capacity will soon taken up and CPU usage is higher than before, computer performance is degraded totally. It will run slower, and programs will load for a long time, or program even cannot open. when you run many programs at the same time, windows explorer will stop working, and computer gets frozen at the point. You had better get this virus removed as soon as when you see it on computer, or gradually the virus will eat up system resources and destroy troubleshooting mode to completely destroy computer system.

To prevent Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod virus from getting on your computer, you should be careful with what you perform online well. Don’t visit malicious websites where pop-up ads, banner message or fake computer security message are flooding on screen. On those unsafe sites, the cyber hackers like to implant virus add-on or plugin to attract you to click on to install virus into your computer. Even they can send spam email with virus attachment into your mailbox. So when you check your email, please don’t open junk email to read. Also you should keep an eye on the downloading, because some software installation package is also chosen by cyber hacker to bundle virus thing. While you’re downloading the package, the Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod  virus has soon installed at the same time into the system without any notice. When this nasty Trojan horse gets on your computer, it would open backdoor to bring other malware or virus to weaken and worsen security state. Or this virus will let remote hackers to control your computer to pilfer something important.

Some Traits about Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod Virus

-Can slow down the performance of the computer, or even blue screen.

-Can create many junk files which occupy a lot of space in hard drive.

-Can download other malicious programs into computer, which make further damage.

-Can redirect you to pages you don’t want all the time no matter what you are doing.

-Take a long time to turn on or shut down your computer

-Your sensitive information can be stolen by hacker who can access to your computer with the help of this Trojan.

-May pretend as an anti-virus program and cheat you that computer is in dangerous, and ask you to pay to remove the threats.

Warm prompt: It’s complicated for people who are not computer savvy or not familiar with the virus to remove the Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:

Removal Guide for PCs with Windows OS

There is a removal guide of Trojan provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.

>>>>>> Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc keys simultaneously to get the Task Manager to stop the active processes of Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod virus. To do this, you will need to click the “Processes” tag at the top then find out suspicious processes and right click on them and select “End Process”.



>>>>>> Click “Start” menu at the lower left corner and type “regedit” in the search programs and files box and press Enter key. Then you will open the “Registry Editor”.



>>>>>> You will need to find out the suspicious registry files related to this Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod virus in the Registry Editor, They are usually located in: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE. You need to distinguish them from their “Name” and “Data” at the right column. All of them will be randomly distributed. If you are not good at this, ask for an expert for help.

registry editor

>>>>>> After you find out the suspicious registry files, you need to find out where the .exe files of the Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod virus locates. Usually, they will be in the operating system drive. To open it, you will need to click Start menu > Computer & My computer. Generally speaking, the Operating System drive is Local Disk (C:).


>>>>>> Basically speaking, all the related files of Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod virus will be located in Windows > System32. Find out all the files of the Trojan virus and delete them. Make sure that all the files you deleted are viruses, but not the files of the operating system. Any mistakes will cause data loss even system crash.


Video of Key Steps on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry:


Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod virus can severely attack your computer once it gets on your PC. It corrupts your system files, weakens the security level of the infected computer and modifies all your key registry settings as well as disables your firewall because of its root-kit. The CPU usage percentage will become higher than before, which will cause constant blue or black screen death and system freeze. this Trojan virus helps cyber criminals remotely control the infected PC. So hackers can do anything on your PC and get any information from your computer or by tracking your online history. And users’ personal information like credit card, bank account details, log-in passwords or other financial information could be leaked out. Victims of this Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod virus will suffer from financial loss. This Trojan must be removed as fast as possible to avoid further damages if you detect this nasty thing on your computer.

Warm prompt: If you are not computer savvy or not familiar with the virus to remove Trojan.Downloader.Hyteod virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on November 26, 2015 5:33 am

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