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Stop Primeslots.com pop-up virus

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Post Wed Mar 05, 2014 2:44 pm

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What is Primeslots.com

Have you found that there are always something popping up in your computer or redirect you to other websites? If you take a close look at, you will see Primeslots.com in your computer. Even though you have spent hours sitting in front of computers, you still fail to find a useful solution to remove it. Don’t worry, you will get it removed after you have read this post. If you have any difficulty or questions, you can contact our 24/7 online experts for tech support.

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Primeslots.com can get to your computer when you visit some extremely dangerous websites or download free stuff from unknown resources. In addition to displaying ads, Primeslots.com can do more in your computer. Disguised as legal part of your system,it runs at the backstage and monitors your computer silently. Once you input your accounts or password or other things, Primeslots.com will record them and transfer to some who can decrypt your information and use it for evil purposes. When Primeslots.com comes to your computer for the first time, it can change your registry and system settings to its favor. So when you are going to remove from your computer, you should reset your computer. If you try to use antivirus programs to scan your computer, you will see that there will be nothing found in your computer because antivirus programs can not remove this kind of threat. So it is suggested that manual removal is your best option when you can delete everything that is created by Primeslots.com. If you have problems during the removal process, please feel free to contact our experts for solutions.

How to remove Primeslotscom pop-up virus

Step 1: Show those files that were hidden by Primeslotscom pop-up virus.
Click : Start->Control Panel->Appearance and Personalization->Folder Option->View.
under the View tab, check Show hiden files, folders and drivers. And uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.

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Step 2: Open your registry editor and delete the following regsitry values:
Hit Win +R in your computer and then type regedit and hit Enter.

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Find the following regsitry values and change the values of Start Page into google.com
HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/Main
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/Software/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/Main
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/Software/Microsoft/CurrentVersion/Run{random.exe}
%appdata%
%temp%

Step 3: Go to the desktop, find the infected browser, right click it, and choose property. Then under the Target tab, change Awesomehp.com into anything, like google.com or NOHOME.

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manual removal ofPrimeslots.com is known as the most effective way. If you do not have sufficient professional knowledge of doing that, you may face risk of damaging your computer. In this circumstance, asking help from online expert to manually remove the virus for you will be a wise choice.

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