I think I have a virus on my Internet browser. Every time I try to use Google Search, I will be taken to some unknown web sites. Also, I feel a noticeable slowness on my computer. What should I do?
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Screenshot of Start.Search.us.com Virus
Start.Search.us.com Redirect Virus Maybe Your Problem
Start.Search.us.com Redirect Virus is one particular browser hijacker which hides in your web browser. You will notice the problem when your visit is redirected to Start.Search.us.com or some other unknown web sites. At this moment, you may ask questions about qualification of Start.Search.us.com. I can assure you it isn’t one ordinary sites. Maybe it has a friendly Google looking interface, but it doesn’t perform like Google. You can never find what you want on this site. Not only won’t it show you normal search result, but also it will pop up tons of annoying advertisements. All things will go crazy when you use your browser.
It will not stop right here. The evil inside characteristic of this browser hijacker will bring you much bigger trouble. I need to tell you that it has been bundled with lots of malicious viruses such as Trojans or Ransomwares. So, if you choose to leave it there and do nothing. You will find multiple infection on your computer later. You will have difficulty logging in your system in that urgent situation.
We should remove this virus as soon as possible. If you have any questions during the removal process, you are welcome to contact Tee Support Experts for help, they will surely get you out.
How did I Get Infected?
Lots of people have antivirus and they update it frequently. So, how exactly did this virus sneak into your computer? It mainly has two ways to bypass your protection: amazing spreading network and changeable characteristic. Just like other popular viruses, this hijacker has been bundled with lots of Internet elements. Your normal action on the Internet may get you into trouble. It will have a chance to sneak in when you watch online videos, open your emails, download music package or visit unknown web sites. After it gets close to your computer, your database of antivirus won’t recognize it because it can change fast. The property is changing from time to time. So, your antivirus will miss it. It also does best gaining total control of your browser and downloading other malicious things as it wishes.
Manual Instruction is the Best Way to Get rid of Start.Search.us.com Redirect Virus
Since your antivirus can’t catch up with this little pest, we will need to do the removal procedure manually. We should check the real directory and location of it first, then we can remove it safely and completely.
Please notice that manual method requires sufficient expert skill and experience. You may mistakenly damage your computer if you don’t have that. As always, if you have any difficulty during the removal, you are welcome to contact Tee Support Online Experts for help.
Step by Step Removal Instructions
Step1 : Get into Safe Mode with Networking.
Restart your computer. As your computer restarts but before Windows launches, tap “F8″ key constantly. Use the arrow keys to highlight the “Safe Mode with Networking” option, and then press ENTER.
Step2 : Delete following files which associate with Start.Search.us.com Redirect Virus.
.exe %AppData%\Protector- .exe %AppData%\result.db %AppData%\1st$0l3th1s.cnf
Step3 : Get into Registry Entries and remove malicious entries.
Click “Start” Menu, type in “Regedit” and press ENTER to activate Registry Editor.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings "WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect" = 0 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System "DisableRegedit" = 0 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\vsecomr.exe HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\win-bugsfix.exe