Remove 100k Search Virus and Enjoy Internet Searches
100k search virus is a sever trap for users. In spite of that the malware’s immediate task is the advertising a range of products by means of replacing genuine Google search results with its tricky search page, the infection’s side-effects are more astonishing and troublemaking than its main goal.
While users cannot properly google the web, the malware keeps them from using a number of security software products, including paid versions of quite renowned brands. This is quite unusual tactic for a redirection virus.
Besides blocking Google search results, a number of other popular pages are known to become unavailable for users because of the malware interference, such as Facebook, MySpace and other popular social networks.
100k search virus removal has become a challenge to many users, even to those which PCs are protected with not too bad antivirus suites.
If you have got the sane issue, the guide below will show you how to get rid of 100k search virus, and please refer to the Tutorials if any problem are arising while removing the redirect infection.
100k search virus Removal Manual
Incomplete or incorrect extermination of files and registry values constituting the infection, e.g. deletion of harmless files and registry entries instead of those specified below due to mistyping, is quite possible. Furthermore, resent observations on fake security tools have shown that this kind of malware might strike back, i.e. make harm to computer system in response to attempt of deleting its components.
If you are a Windows user, secure your computer system before proceeding to the adware extermination by means of system and registry backup prior to launching deletion of the adware components.
4 easy steps to remove fake antivirus:
Step1. System Backup
Step2. Killing Processes (in Windows)
You must kill 100k search virus processes:
Once system and registry backup is complete, make sure the infection you want to get rid of is not currently running any processes; otherwise kill its processes in the Task Manager.
Step3. Exposure and Detection and Deletion of 100k search virus Files
Once the targeted infection is idle, you need to find its relevant entries. Some of them might be hidden as the malware often attributes such value to its files in order to reduce the risk of their deletion.
*This malicious software creates the folders and files with random names, most likely you will not find in their files and folders with names such as in the example above, but they will look something like this.
Step4. Delete System Registry Values
Edit System Registry deleting the following entries: