Monday, April 15, 2013

Easily Get Rid of QVO6.com hijacker virus(Manual Removal Guide)

Have you just being bothered by QVO6.com, a stubborn and tricky browser hijacker that make you crazy? This following article will show you how to safely and quickly remove this nasty infection on your computer by manual way.

Showing some details about QVO6.com:

Firstly, QVO6.com is a tricky and stubborn browser hijacker virus which  forces PC user to visit some bad websites. By sneaking into your computer unknowingly, it can implant into some freeware, malicious websites even some unknown link that may bring your computer much more troubles. Therefore, keeping an eye on it seems definitely necessary in which you are on the Internet.

Secondly, QVO6.com can also lock a fake or infected website as your homepage which basically makes benefits to those virus makers but harms for PC users of course. Even IE, FireFox and Chrome these kinds of famous browsers can also be attacked easily for too many users that administrator can't take care of each corners. What’s worse, QVO6.com will always be there once you open the browser for which it already modified your system setting. Also, the website that your PC automatically to search forced by cybercriminals is always full of advertisements, windows pops up, even other malicious software that may cause you another trouble. What the browser hijacker really wants to do is not only making chaos in your computer, but also making benefits from your loss.


 In conclusion, QVO.com is a very bad for your computer, and there is no perfect antivirus program that can help you to solve any problems of your computer. QVO6.com is a good example for the ability to hide deep in the system that bypasses antivirus's deletion. In this case, manual removal can be the best choice to handle it.

Screen shot of QVA6.com:



Other corruption caused by QVO6.com:

1. It is installed without your consent
2. Slow computer performance
3. It may spread lots of spyware and adware parasites
4. It violates your privacy and compromises your security


Manual QVO6.com removal guide

Step 1- Reset Internet Explorer by the following guide (take IE as an example): Open Internet Explorer >> Click on Tools >> Click on Internet Options >> In the Internet Options window click on the Connections tab >> Then click on the LAN settings button>> Uncheck the check box labeled “Use a proxy server for your LAN” under the Proxy Server section and press OK.

Step 2- Disable any suspicious startup items that are made by infections from QVO6.com
For Windows Xp: Click Start menu -> click Run -> type: msconfig in the Run box -> click Ok to open the System Configuration Utility -> Disable all possible startup items generated from QVO6.com.
For Windows Vista or Windows7: click start menu->type msconfig in the search bar -> open System Configuration Utility -> Disable all possible startup items generated from QVO6.com.

Step 3- Internet Explorer
1) Go to 'Tools' → 'Manage Add-ons';
2) Choose 'Search Providers' → choose 'Bing' search engine or 'Google' search engine and make it default;
3) Select 'Search Results' and click 'Remove' to remove it;
4)  Go to 'Tools' → 'Internet Options', select 'General tab' and click 'Use default' button or enter your own website, e.g. Google.com. Click OK to save the changes.
Google Chrome
1) Click on 'Customize and control' Google Chrome icon, select 'Settings';
2) Choose 'Basic Options'.
3) Change Google Chrome's homepage to google.com or any other and click the 'Manage search engines...' button;
4) Select 'Google' from the list and make it your default search engine;
5) Select 'Search Results' from the list remove it by clicking the "X" mark.
Mozilla Firefox
1) Click on the magnifier's icon and select 'Manage Search Engines....';
2) Choose 'Search Results' from the list and click 'Remove' and OK to save changes;
3) Go to 'Tools' → 'Options'. Reset the startup homepage or change it to google.com under the 'General tab';

Step 4- Open Windows Task Manager and close all running processes. ( Methods to open Task Manager: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC or Press the Start button->click on the Run option->Type in taskmgr and press OK.)

Step 5- Open Control Panel from Start menu and search for Folder Options. When you’re in Folder Options window, please click on its View tab, check Show hidden files and folders and uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then press OK.

Step 6- Remove these associated Files on your hard drive such as:
%AllUsersProfile%{random}
 %AllUsersProfile%{random}*.lnk

Step 7- Open the Registry Editor and delete the following entries: (Steps: Hit Win+R keys and then type regedit in Run box and click on OK)
HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settingsrandom HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesExplorerDisallowRun HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRunrandom HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionWinlogon "Shell" = "[random].exe"

Step 8-Restart your computer normally to check whether there is still redirection while browsing.

Spyhunter is a popular and useful antivirus program designed for cleaning up computer threats and infections. Meanwhile, it is also a trust-worthy guard for your computer. Check out how to remove infections with Spyhunter:
1. Download Spyhunter into your computer by clicking this icon; 
2. After you finished installation, you need to run a full scan with it;
3. Select all threats on the list and choose to remove.



NOTE: If you haven’t sufficient expertise in dealing with program files, processes, .dll files and registry entries, it may lead to mistakes damaging your system permanently after you delete crucial computer files by mistake.Download Spyhunter to remove QVO6.com and any other threats from your computer.