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Remove LNK:FakeFolder-B [Trj] trojan horse&virus

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LNK:FakeFolder-B [Trj] is a horrible trojan horse that has been prevailing on the Internet. Recently, it has infected thousands of computers and still spread via some insecure websites or free downloads. When it first comes to your computer, there is no obvious symptom that you can tell your PC is infected because LNK:FakeFolder-B [Trj] hides deeply in your computer. After successfully surviving, LNK:FakeFolder-B [Trj] will begin to do what it is programmed to do. For example, it first opens backdoor in your computer to let hackers into your computer. After hackers have successfully infiltrated your computer, they will try to gain the administrator privilege and try to control your computer. As backdoors are open, your system becomes vulnerable to virus’ or other attacks. Besides, this trojan can download other malicious programs to your computer to assist its attack. Changing your registry is also part of this attack because, by changing your registry editor, LNK:FakeFolder-B [Trj] can load itself when you restart your computer. Therefore.

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Most antivirus could not stop LNK:FakeFolder-B [Trj] when it comes to your computer because it is designed with advanced rootkit technology. Although you have seen that LNK:FakeFolder-B [Trj] was removed by AVG or Malwarebytes, but it has already changed itself and things that were removed is its executive files. That’s why it appears again in your antivirus programs when you run another scan. So it is suggested that you should remove this threat manually. And if you have no idea where to start,please feel free to start a live chat with our 24/7 experts and we will help you out.

How to remove LNK:FakeFolder-B [Trj] trojan horse&virus

Step 1: Launch your computer into Safe Mode with Networking.
Hit Ctrl+Shift+Esc to enter Task Manager and then find LNK:FakeFolder-B [Trj] and stop it.

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Step 2: Show all hidden files.
Click : Start->Control Panel->Appearance and Personalization->Folder Option->View.
under the View tab, check Show hidden files, folders and drivers. And uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.

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Step 3: Go to registry editor and delete related registry values:
press Win(the key between Ctrl+Alt) + R and then type regedit to enter registry.

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Then find the following regsitry values and remove them :
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

Step 4: Clean those system files:
%appdata%
%temp%

Attetnion: you should be careful when you carry out manual removal process as one step wrong in deleting registry values will cause a big failure to the system. If you are not sure about what to do, contact our 24/7 online experts and we will take care of your PC.

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