Hey, can someone tell me an efficient way to eradicate this Trojan.Win32.Patched.pj permanently? My computer has been hit by this virus and I can’t remove it. I have tried some methods posted on the Internet to get rid of it, but after I restarted my computer, this Trojan horse infection came back. That drives me crazy! How can I remove this infection completely? Please advise!

Brief Introduction to This Trojan

Trojan.Win32.Patched.pj is a kind of computer threat which has been created for a long time. It is called Trojan horse infection and the targets of it can be the computers with Windows operating systems. This Trojan infection can be distributed on the Internet widely, so that when PC users are careless when they go online, this infected can seize every chance to infiltrate target computers. Usually, this Trojan virus can hide in the malicious websites and unsafe pop-ups. Cyber hackers can attack many websites especially porn domains, and even some reputable web pages can be corrupted. Once those websites’ servers have been taken control by cyber hackers, they can be the proxy servers to store this Trojan infection. And as soon as people come to visit the corrupted web pages, this Trojan can be downloaded automatically.

PC users can get this Trojan.Win32.Patched.pj warning if they have anti-virus programs installed on their Windows computers. However, do not think the anti-virus program can be able remove all the infection that detected on computer. This kind of infection can be able to replicate itself to many locations on the affected machine and corrupt system files, in this case, it can increase the difficulty for anti-virus programs to remove it completely. So PC users can always wonder why their anti-virus programs have already remove this infection for them, but once they restart their machines, this Trojan can come back all the time.

Trojan.Win32.Patched.pj can start its vicious activities as soon as it sneaks into target computers. It can ban the anti-virus program from the system registry and turn off the system firewall as well. In this bad circumstance, the infected computer can be compromised and the security level of it can be really low, so that many other computer viruses and Trojans can come to attack the infected machine via the loopholes on it. Also, this Trojan can help many other infections to come. The performance of the infected machine can be slowed down and PC user will get a really slow computer. During the use, the corrupted computer will get many unwanted problems and even black screen or BSOD without any warning. It is really painful to get this infection on computer. What’s worse, cyber hackers can utilize this infection to access the infected machines remotely and secretly to steal privacy and everything that can be used for illegal benefits.

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.Win32.Patched.pj 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.Win32.Patched.pj is a notorious Trojan horse infection which aims on computers with Windows operating systems all over the world. It is not easy for anti-virus programs to remove it permanently even this infection can be caught by them. The whole system can be messed up by it. If this infection couldn’t be removed in time, PC users will suffer from more damages and losses.

Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Trojan.Win32.Patched.pj? Contact online experts for help now!

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on October 26, 2014 5:53 am

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