How can I get this Trojan.Dropper.ED removed from my computer? It has annoyed me for a long time. I have already used all the methods posted on the Internet to locate this thing on my computer, but every time I restart my computer, the location changes. I almost lose my patience, however, there are many important files saved on my machine, I don’t want to format the hard drive. So, what can I do?

Brief Introduction to This Trojan

Trojan.Dropper.ED is believed to be a Trojan horse infection with strong damage. The targets of it can be the Windows machines from all over the world. From Windows XP to Windows Vista, Windows 7 to latest Windows 8.1, this Trojan can take every chance to sneak into target computers if it gets an opportunity to attack. There are thousands kinds of Trojan infection that have been created by cyber hackers with malicious purposes nowadays. Once this Trojan is activated on an infected computer, it can bring many other computer threats to damage the affected machine severely. It is not a happy thing to get infected by this Trojan on your computer as the consequence that it can make is really terrible.

The Trojan.Dropper.ED can be spread from the Internet by cyber hackers. Those bad people usually use the websites to store this infection as computer users usually do not pay attention to what they will get after open a website. Cyber criminals can hack into many websites and upload this Trojan to the servers of the hacked web pages. Once people come to the corrupted websites, the visiting computers can create caches files for the website, so, this Trojan can pretend as one of the cache file and infiltrate the visiting computers at the backdoor. What’s more, this Trojan can also be downloaded to the target computer. No one will like to get this thing, so how could that happen? Cyber hackers can implant this Trojan into many other commonly-used programs and publish those infected programs to some unreliable resources for inexperienced people to download. After the corrupted program is installed, this Trojan can be activated at the background.

Trojan.Dropper.ED can do great harm to the infected machine once it is saved on the target computer. The system registry can be messed up as this Trojan can corrupt it by modifying it arbitrary and adding its vicious contents into it. It can add many harmful plug-ins into the target computers, in this situation, computer users will get many unwanted pop-ups during the use. In such pop-ups, people can be redirected to many harmful websites and get something malicious downloaded automatically. The performance of the infected machine can be weakened and the whole system can face many problems from the start up. Black screen or blue screen of death can happen suddenly without any sign, that can damage the hardware if the problem cannot be solved in time.

Some Traits about This Trojan

-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.
-Your sensitive information can be stolen by hacker who can access to your computer with the help of this Trojan.
-Cay give you many redirects all the time no matter what you are doing.
-May pretend as an anti-virus program and cheat you that computer is in dangerous, and ask you to pay to remove the threats.

NOTE: If you find any of these symptoms on your computer, that proves your PC is under attack and seriously infected. If you are not a computer savvy, Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts to remove this Trojan.Dropper.ED for you.

Manual Removal Guide of Trojan (For Computer Literate)

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.

Step 1: Find Ctrl, Alt, and Delete these 3 keys and then press them together to open task manager to end the process related to this Trojan, the name of the process of it is random.

XP task manager

Step 2: Try to find Folder Options in Control Panel, select the View tab, and then tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.


Step 3: Try to find the files which relate to this Trojan, and delete them all.

Step 4: Click on Start button at the right lower corner, then click on Control Panel


Then you will come to the Control Panel windows, click on Add and Remove Programs


Then try to find the program which relates to this Trojan, highlight it and choose Remove, the program’s name is random.


Step 5: Click on Start button or press Win+R, then type regedit in the box to open Registry Editor, after that, try to find
C:\Users\profile name here\AppData\

Similar video guide to modify Windows registry:


Trojan.Dropper.ED is classified as a Trojan virus that can hit Windows machines in the world. It can be distributed on the web and sneak into innocent computers from malicious links and corrupted websites. PC user will get a vulnerable computer with poor performance if this Trojan stays in the infected machine for a long time.

Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Trojan.Dropper.ED? Contact online experts for help now!

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on September 22, 2014 8:29 am

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