Can’t get rid of the TrojanDownloader:AutoIt/Gedo virus from Toshiba laptop? How can the Trojan virus bypass your advanced security and get into your computer without any consent? The Trojan affected my computer terribly and modified some settings at random. I have difficulties to do things on the target computer. Why can’t anti-virus software catch the Trojan horse from my compromised system entirely? What should I do? I am not computer savvy, how can I get this pesky Trojan infection off the laptop effectively?
Information about TrojanDownloader:AutoIt/Gedo Virus:
TrojanDownloader:AutoIt/Gedo is harmful Trojan virus which PC users should kick it off target computers as soon as possible. That’s because the risky Trojan does great harm to computers running with Windows 7, Windows 8, Vista and XP and so on. It penetrates into your computer and takes every possible way to come bundled with potential threats like adware, malware and worms. In fact, the Trojan horse is a big computer threat and it can be changed into various variants in order to affect PC users located in different countries. Once arrives, the Trojan is installed in your computer and starts as a background program automatically. It goes deep into your computer and drops malicious copies or creates new files with random names in the compromised system. Therefore, it leads to more damages like abrupt functioning, system crash, deletion of some important files and other unexpected issues. However, the Trojan is designed to bypass the detection or deletion of your security programs. Then you will need to get it off your system in a manual removal way.
Actually, you may pick up the TrojanDownloader:AutoIt/Gedo on your Windows computer while you visit compromised sites, open unknown emails and download freeware from affected web pages. That is, cyber hackers usually put numerous threats into different hacked web pages, so as to target PC users all over the worldwide. By this way, the infection may trace your system records and browser history to gather important personal or financial information on purpose. With this Trojan affected the system, you will find that your computer suffers from systems stuck, crash and constant freezes when you visit webs, watch online videos and run large programs and so forth. The Trojan may also change your desktop image, browser homepage and other computer settings. It can cause browser redirection and display popups on your Internet browser. As there is no perfect security program that can deal with the TrojanDownloader:AutoIt/Gedo infection entirely, Manual removal with expertise becomes a better choice.
Note: Manual Removal requires expertise and it is for advanced computer users, if you don’t have much experience in dealing with such virus infection.
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Symptoms of Similar Trojan Infection:
– This virus can escape from most antivirus protection and get itself installed on computers especially with Windows operating systems.
– It can cause constant stuck or even blue screens on the infected computers.
– Computer users will experience constant security pop ups on the computers which may not truly represent the status of the PCs.
– Certain malware or spyware may be prompted by these fake security pop ups which will end up scamming money.
– Sensitive data like privacy can also be stolen and taken advantages by cyber criminals.
Manual Removal Step by Step Instructions
Up till now, there is not a perfect anti-virus tool that can detect this pesky Trojan virus or delete it entirely. TrojanDownloader:AutoIt/Gedo has been updated by remote and backstage cyber criminals and is able to escape from the scan of any anti-virus programs thus it is hard to be removed or even found. The most effective way is to remove it manually. The following instructions need quite level of computer expertise, for manual removal is a complicated and difficult process. If you don’t know how to that correctly, please contact with YooSecurity online support now!
Step A: Open Windows Task Manager to end process related to this Trojan infection. 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 TrojanDownloader:AutoIt/Gedo virus from Registry Editor. The registry files are listed randomly. Besides, you need to delete the infection files of the virus from your system files to prevent it from coming back. Those files are named randomly also but may be different on different operating systems.
Video on How to Modify or Change Windows Registry Safely:
To Summarize Shortly:
We learn that the TrojanDownloader:AutoIt/Gedo virus is capable of reducing your system performance and affecting your important computer files terribly. It occupies lots of your computer resources and drops malicious copies or files to your system without any consent. Moreover, the Trojan horse can be circulated for a long time and changed itself from time to time. It changes your important computer files and settings to make chaos. As a matter of fact, the infection triggers slow system performance, disabled programs and lots of popups and unknown error messages on your computer. In this case, you had better take steps to remove the Trojan horse from your computer completely and immediately in a manual removal way.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on October 8, 2015 1:23 pm