Hi! Can I ask you some questions? I would like to know about Trotux.com. This morning I surfed on the Internet as usual, I logged in my Facebook and saw some interesting videos, suddenly, this webpage popped up and now I can close my browser but I can’t close this page. What happened? I can’t do anything with my Firefox now. I can only see this webpage on my Firefox as I also couldn’t find my Facebook back. This webpage is very strange to me. I had never seen this before. What should I do now? How can I get this webpage off of my computer? Can you help me and tell me a useful way to close it?
Do you know anything about this Trotux.com webpage?
Got a webpage suddenly and can’t close it? Can’t do anything with your browser? In this case, I may tell you that your computer has been infected with a browser hijacker. If you don’t remove it as soon as you can, your computer may get further infections. So this Trotux.com webpage is actually a browser hijacker? My answer is “Yes”. This webpage is one kind of browser hijacker as it can change the browser’s settings and set itself as the default homepage. You are not able to change back. This browser hijacker can integrate itself to many browsers like Google chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Once your computer gets infected by this browser hijacker, your browser will be out of your control. If you want to get your browser back, you need to remove this Trotux.com browser hijacker completely from your computer.
If you make a search on this browser hijacker, the outcome will be many ads and unrelated websites which may contain virus. So please don’t access those websites and ads or you may get virus. If your computer gets virus, your computer will get more damages. This Trotux.com browser hijacker can add some unknown toolbars and add-ons to the browser. These toolbars and add-ons can take up your computer resources, if you ignore it, your computer will get slower and slower. What’s more, this browser hijacker is able to get your private information like banking detail and Facebook login. How can this Trotux.com browser hijacker get your private information? This browser hijacker has taken over your browser and changed the browser settings. It can record your browse habit so that it can get your private information.
Take a glimpse of this browser hijacker
How does this Trotux.com browser hijacker infect my computer
You may get this browser hijacker in the following situations:
You received an unknown email telling you some weird messages and there is an attachment in this email. Due to the curiosity, you will click and download the attachment. But you never know that you have downloaded the Trotux.com browser hijacker at the same time.
When you surf on the Internet, you clicked on the pop-up ads accidently. After you clicked on the ads, you can get browser hijacker. The ads may contain the browser hijacker. Once you click on it, the Trotux.com browser hijacker will be downloaded to your computer silently.
You downloaded a freeware on the Internet, but you don’t know that the browser hijacker has been bundled with the freeware you downloaded. When you downloaded and installed the freeware to your computer, you will download the Trotux.com browser hijacker at the same time and you know nothing about it.
The characteristics of Browser Hijacker
– Install some strange add-ons and extensions to your browser.
– Slow down your browsed speed or even make your browser crash down
– Many annoying pop-ups are injected with the website you are visiting
– Other unwanted programs may be installed without your permission
– May record your browse habits and get your confidential information like banking detail, home address and phone number
If you find any symptoms listed above showing on your computer, then your computer must be suffered with a browser hijacker that causes you keep being redirecting to this Trotux.com. Welcome to contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for manual removal guide. Also, we will provide a short removal guide below for computer literate.
NOTE: Being afraid to do any wrong operation during the process of removing this browser hijacker? Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts, we are here to help you:
The way to remove Browser Hijacker (For Computer Literate)
There is a removal guide of Trotux.com Browser Hijacker provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.
1st: Press “Ctrl + Alt + Delete” keys together to open Windows Task Manager, then end all Trotux.com running processes. One of processes called random.
2nd: Please find Folder Option in Control Panel, tap View, then select Show hidden files and folders, non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended). Then click OK.
3rd: Go back to desktop then click on Start, then click on Control Panel
Then click on Add and Remove Programs, and find the program related to the Trotux.com browser hijacker then try to remove it.
4th: Change your homepage in your browser (Take Mozilla Firefox as an Example)
Click on the button which has tree lines, then click on Options
Then type the URL you want into Home page box and then close this Options tab.
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When your computer gets this Trotux.com browser hijacker, you should know that it can take over your browser hijacker, change your browser settings and default homepage. This browser hijacker can’t be removed by restarting your computer and of course it won’t disappear by itself. This browser hijacker also can add some strange toolbars and add-ons to take up your computer resources and link you to the ads websites. If you don’t remove this browser hijacker immediately, your computer will get more and more sluggish. And it will be more difficult to fix your problem. As this Trotux.com browser hijacker can get your private information also, you should remove it as soon as you can, because your private information may be disclosed once the browser hijacker maker gets your private information.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on August 30, 2016 3:03 pm