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Remove virus --browser hijacker

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Posts: 228 is a browser hijacker that attacks users’ computers which run on windows operating systems. It can infect your IE browser, Google Chrome or Firefox Mozzila. When your computer is infected by, you will see that it takes place of your homepage and other settings of your PC. Then tons of ads are displayed in your computer. When you visit other websites, particularly a shopping site, there probably more and more ads in your PC as the main purpose of is to display ads in your computer.


How does spread?
1: can be spread via third party programs.
2: can be distributed via unsafe website.
3: can be distributed via spam E-mails.
4: can be distributed via online PDFs, movies or other free downloads.

In addition to ads, can do more to your computer. It can collect your personal information at the backstage and then send them back to hackers who may use it for malicious purposes. Your E-mails and other stuffs can also be collected by because your privacy could tell something useful. Without your permission, can download other stuff to your computer and those stuff could completely mess your computer. If you decide to remove it via antivirus programs, you will see that it nothing is found after scanning.

removal guide--remove

A: Restart your computer into Safe Mode with Networking.
Hit F8 constantly when you restart your computer and then choose Safe Mode with Networking.


B:Enter the following registry values and change their values:
Hit Win + R and then type regedit in the registry and hit Enter.


Go to the following registry values and change the values of "Start-up Page" and "Default Search Page":
HKEY_CURRENT_USER/SoftWare/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/main
HKEY_Local_Machine/SoftWare/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/main

Delete the following registry values:

C: Clean junk files:

D: restart your computer.

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