My browser looks a little bit strange. I opened it today but found that there page covered my previous homepage. I don’t know how it got on my browser. Often, I can click the fast buttons or images to visit my some other favorite sites, but now I can’t. They are gone. How can I get them back and remove that unwanted web sites? Who can help me here?

Remove Virus-How to Remove Browser Hijacker? Virus, as far as we concern, is a newly designed browser hijack virus which can paralyze your browser such as Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer.  When people’s browsers get infected this hijack virus. Their browsers will lose control, it will automatically open for you no matter you want or not. What’s worse, you can’t set back your previous homepage even if you want. After you get infected the browser hijack virus, at the same time, many unknown strange web sites address will be added into your bookmark or favorite. From time to time, those web sites will automatically pop up to trouble you a lot. In some worse condition, even if you are not running your browser, a popup will be opened automatically when you are working on your computer such as listening to the music or playing games. It will take much time to upload a web page after your browser infects this virus since your browser has been hijacked. Often, your browser will freeze when you run it for not a long time, which is really intolerable.

The working principle of browser hijack virus is quite simple. The hijack virus is a quite tinny rootkit which can be easily placed into your operating system to change some default settings and destroy some system files, which can lead to damage your browser as well. If some configurations files has been damaged, browser will keep running absurdly without your control. That is to say, the small browser hijack virus is jut like an ant and your operating system is like an elephant. When the ant gets into the inside of your computer, it can gradually nibble the whole operating system. Once the   interior structure has been destroyed, some basic functions of your computer can’t be achieve. That’s why your browser won’t work as what you anticipate.  With the development of network, viruses of all sorts can lurk anywhere such as some malicious web sites or ads. As long as you visit some web sites or download something from the Internet, you can easily get those viruses including this browser hijack virus. Don’t feel anxious, if you get this browser hijack virus infection, just get rid of it right now.

To fix your computer, Live Chat with YooSecurity Expert to remove redirect now, or you can follow the manual removal guide below to get your problem fixed. (For advanced computer users)

Main Symptoms When Your Computer Gets Redirect Virus Infection

A. Your computer is something not normal as usual such as running very slowly.

B. When you open the Task Manager, you can find some strange progress which you never found before.

C. Every time you open your browser, you are redirected to some odd web pages such as

D. Your browser runs more and more slowly.

E. It always pops up some irritating advertisements even if you don’t want.

Best Way to Remove Redirect Virus Step by Step

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC. Open the Windows Task Manager.
If that didn’t work, try another way. Press the Start button and click on the Run option. This will start the Run tool. Type in taskmgr and press OK. This should start the Windows Task Manager


Step 2: Within the Windows Task Manager click on the Processes tab. Find the process by name. random.exe (related to . Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will kill the process.


Step 3: Delete malicious registry entries related to Virus.

(All the registry entries will be randomly named according the random files that related to the virus)

Registy editor

Step 4: Remove malicious files of Redirect Virus

(All the related files would be named randomly since the virus would change them constantly and automatically)

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

As what you can see, redirect is really a very rude virus which can finally destroy your computer system. And please don’t consider auto delete method since there is no such anti-virus can really remove it completely. Don’t download free software to take a chance. This can only waste your time and bring in much more viruses. All the instructions above are prepared for those who have much computer knowledge and are familiar with this kind for virus. Before you start to do the removal work, please consider it seriously. On the other hand, all the instructions above aim at the common infection situation. As for redirect, there are many variables according to different computers. What’s worse, as time goes by, it may start its variation. Just like what is mentioned above, this virus infection is a cascaded infection. The related files may be changed. Unless you have much knowledge about this virus, it’s very hard for you to do the removal work.

Note:If you failed to remove redirect virus with the method above, please consult YooSecurity certified professionals to remove it completely.

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on November 27, 2013 4:53 am

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