Remove 7ev3n Ransomware and Unlock Your Computer

Published January 28, 2016 by Marlin Spencer

7ev3n Virus Information

7ev3n is a risky ransomware that can break into your system with some malicious viruses. Once this virus is inside your system, you won’t be able to get rid of it easily because it is very tricky that can escape from the detection of your antivirus software. once infected, you won’t surprise to see that a website pops up on your screen all of sudden when you try to access to a file, and then all files like images, txt files, videos and others will be encrypted, which means that you cannot access to those files anymore.

And on 7ev3n’s official website, you will be informed that the files are locked up for your unsuitable activities, such as spreading rumors, downloading piratical videos, and visiting pornographic websites. 7ev3n will tell you that if you want to unlock the computer, you ought to pay a fine. It also scares you that if you don’t pay it, you will be put in prison later. However, this is only a trap that is made by cyber criminals to cheat you of money. Even if you pay the fine, the screen will still keep locked. Hence, don’t believe in any words coming from this website. What you should do is to take action to remove 7ev3n from the machine. Only in this way, can you unlock the computer successfully.

Screenshot of 7ev3n:

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Step 1: Remove 7ev3n virus using Safe Mode with Networking

For Windows XP, Vista and 7 users:

1. Restart your computer and keep hitting F8 key on your keyboard before Windows loads

2. Move your arrow key to highlight Safe Mode with Networking and then press Enter
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For Windows 8 users, please watch this video:

For Windows 10 users, please watch this video:

After starting your system in Safe Mode with Networking, log in your infected user account, use this recommended malware remover to fully detect and remove all malicious items of 7ev3n virus.

Step 2: Remove 7ev3n virus using Safe Mode with Command Prompt

If you cannot start your computer into Safe Mode with Networking and you have another user account on your system, then you can try to log in another account, run a full scan with this recommended malware remover and delete all detected malicious items.

However, if you only have one user account on your system, then follow the guides below to create a new user account so that you can remove 7ev3n virus.

1. Start your system into Safe Mode with Command Prompt

For Windows XP, Vista and 7 users:

a. Restart your computer and keep hitting F8 key on your keyboard before Windows loads

b. Move your arrow key to highlight Safe Mode with Command Prompt and then press Enter
safe-mode-with-command-prompt

For Windows 8 users, please watch this video:

For Windows 10 users, please watch this video:

2. When the command window appears, type in net user anewaccount /add and press Enter key on the keyboard
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3. Then type in net localgroup administrators anewaccount /add and press Enter key on the keyboard
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4. After that, type in shutdown -r and press Enter key on the keyboard
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5. Click anewaccount and log in this clean account. This account may not be infected with this 7ev3n virus and you will be able to download and install recommended malware remover to remove this virus from your computer.

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6. Download and install this recommended malware remover to remove this virus from your computer:

Step 3: Remove 7ev3n virus using System Restore

In case your newly-created user account is also infected with this ransomware, please try to perform a System Restore.

1. Start your system into Safe Mode with Command Prompt as Step 2 shows

2. Type cd restore and press Enter key on your keyboard
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3. Type in rstrui.exe and press Enter key on your keyboard
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4. Click Next to continue
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5. Select the restore point before this 7ev3n virus appears on your PC and click Next to continue
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6. Confirm the restore point you choose and click Finish to continue
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7. Click Yes to continue
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Removal assistance:
If you are having problems while performing 7ev3n removal from your computer, please ask for assistance in our malware removal forum.

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