What I Know about "See Similar" virus?Have you suffered a situation like this that “See Similar” pop up lots of ads pop up on your browser when you try to search online via your IE, Firefox and Google chrome. “See Similar” is an adware that can add lots of ads application illegally on your browser to make benefits for cyber hacker who created it. Usually, it pop up to your screen when you are on an online shopping pages like eBay, Amazon, Walmart , and so on. It is claimed that it can provide some useful information for online shopping. Really, when you do click those ads links, your browser can be redirected to lots of different websites which some deadly virus infection can hide in one of it. So, as you may have a clear thought about the harm of this adware already.
In order to keep a distance to the infection, you would better to know some typical channel how this infects sneak into your computer. Normally, this can be bundled to some kinds of “freeware” that you can download easily from Internet, and the operation that install this adware into your computer is contains in the process of installing this hacked “freeware” which you may easily jump through it. Besides, there still have some other methods to getting infected like hacked websites or spam e-mail.
Since this adware didn’t have obvious activities of virus, the antivirus program in your computer can hardly detect it. In this case, manual removal could be the most effected way to handle this adware for your computer. The method may be a little bit complicated for people whose computer knowledge is not that professional enough.
How "See Similar" Corrupts Your Computer?1 “See Similar” is adware that presents itself as a toolbar
2 “See Similar” records your internet activity data
3 “See Similar” displays lots of annoying commercial advertisements
4 “See Similar” may come with spyware or other privacy-invasive software
5 “See Similar” may prove difficult or impossible to remove
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.
Manual Removal Guide of Getting Rid of "See Similar":Manual Removal of “See Similar” is feasible if you have sufficient expertise in dealing with program files, system processes, dll files and registry entries, now let’s get started.
(1) The processes to be stopped are listed below:
(2) The files to be deleted are listed below:
(3) The registry entries that need to be removed are as follows:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Random ( it will be named randomly)
HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Random ( it will be named randomly)
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Random ( it will be named randomly)