Saturday, June 14, 2014

Want to Remove V9 Virus from Computer

Does your computer especially the browser performing weird recently? The homepage of your browser has modified to v9.com like this:

Besides, no matter how many times you have tried to change it back by using regular way. It won’t let you do that. Meanwhile, lots of unfamiliar programs are flood in your computer which you can not find a good way to clean up them. Are you feeling upset about it? Do you want to learn the way how to clean up this V9 Virus from your computer?

Introduction of V9 Virus:

V9, an extremely annoying and stubborn browser hijacker virus created by cyber criminal for doing thing malicious things like displaying advertising information, popularizing some little-known software and other things. By doing this V9 Virus will share a commission from advertising agency.
Gradually, the perform speed of your computer will turn slower and slower with more and more useless application taking place the limited resource of your computer system, and you can not uninstall those software from your computer that easily. Every time when you uninstall those programs from your computer, it always can download some other programs from your computer automatically.
  Based on what I have stated above, if you ever find your browser homepage changed by V9 Virus, then you should take action to stop it immediately before it messed up your computer badly. I will show you how to manually remove V9 Virus from your computer step by step below. If you are interested, keep reading.

How to Prevent V9 and these sorts of infections in the future?

1) Be cautious when clicking some link. It can point your browser to download threats or visit malicious web site. 
2) Don't download unknown "free" software 
3) Avoid opening unknown e-mail attachments.

Manually Remove V9 Virus from Your Computer:

Step 1- Get into the safe mode with networking:
Restart your computer and before Windows interface loads, hit F8 key repeatedly. Choose “Safe Mode with Networking” option, and then press Enter key. System will load files and then get to the desktop in needed option.

Step 2- Disable any suspicious startup items that are made by infections from V9
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 V9.
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 V9.

Step 3- Remove add-ons:
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 V9 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- Show all the hidden files
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:

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.

If you still can not handle this problem manually with this guide, you can use Spyhunter.

1. download Spyhunter into your computer;
2. Once it been installed in your computer, you should run a full scan with it to find out any threat in your computer. 

3. Click select all, then remove those threats from your computer completely.


Video Instruction on a Similar Browser Hijacker Problem:


Note: Spyhunter is a useful and popular antivirus program that can help people remove any virus threats out of computer easily. Now, you can download Spyhunter antivirus program from here.