I need help to remove Trojan.Win32.Yakes.hipf from my computer, now it corrupts many files of the system, I also get into registry editor, but I don’t know which files should be removed. There are several strange shortcuts on the desktop, some can be deleted, but others cannot. Computer now runs very slow and I’m always offline when I try to access the internet. So when I chat with my friends on this computer, I get lost connection with them often, which wastes most of my time. The system pops up different error message, but antivirus cannot repair it. I upgrade me antivirus program, but it still cannot remove this Trojan horse. I thought it should deeply root into the system. Please help me!

Trojan.Win32.Yakes.hipf Virus Description:

Trojan.Win32.Yakes.hipf infection is a stubborn and vicious Trojan horse that will severely damage computer system and create more problems to computer. This Trojan horse mainly attacks computer running with windows XP, windows7 and windows8 (8.1). This Trojan infection can get into your computer without your notice and bypass the detection of antivirus program, and when your antivirus reports that your computer has a threat, that means your computer has been compromised. This Trojan virus is very tricky. Cyber criminals design this virus to make it to targeted infected computer and help their to access infected computer to steal valuable data like PC users’ credit card details, personal or company’s banking details, or email password and so on. Even worse, they can use your email to send out ads, fake message to scam your friends, relatives to get money. To spy on your online activities, it acts as a redirect infection to hijack your internet browser and redirect you to strange websites, record what you did online. Trojan.Win32.Yakes.hipf infection may lurk on networking in forma of hidden pages or some normal file to change the DNS to block you to access the Internet. Even if you can get online, you will find that it is slow to surf on the internet and hard to load a new tab. Many common internet problems come up.

Trojan.Win32.Yakes.hipf virus will create further damages on computer if you cannot remove it timely. Once it enters your system, it will change or replace crucial system files to make computer malfunctioned, for example, you cannot find out where is the original files located; some program cannot be run at all; computer automatically shut down and turn on; computer always get error messages and so on. This Trojan virus regenerates itself and copies its files to other places of system. Besides, it can plant malicious rootkits into operating system to give system different kinds of false commands or instructions. If the system receives those wrong commands and follows its instructions to run. Then you will find that some programs and processes cannot run properly, because those wrong command and instructions will disable or stop some normal programs from running. What’s worse, this Trojan virus creates a pathway for several other infectious malware to get into your computer, which will cause more and more problems on computer. in this case, you computer will become more vulnerable, computer will take a long time to turn on or shut down, and computer even keeps crashing and going to black or blue death screen which can further damage the computer hardware as well. In a word, Trojan.Win32.Yakes.hipf infection is a big threat to computer and personal information security, please remove it timely from your machine.

Some Traits about Trojan.Win32.Yakes.hipf 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. 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.Win32.Yakes.hipf 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 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 virus locate. 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.Win32.Yakes.hipf 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.Win32.Yakes.hipf 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 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.Win32.Yakes.hipf virus. You can contact YooCare/YooSecurity PC professional online service for help:

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on May 27, 2015 5:12 am

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