Easily and Quickly Remove Plmx.packimage.net Redirect Virus

Posted by Britt Duncan - October 26, 2013

Does Plmx.packimage.net take over your web browsers and homepage? Are your web visits redirected to unfamiliar pages? Are you fed up with constant popups? If your system is infected by Plmx.packimage.net browser hijacker, you can have a look at this post and completely solve your problem.

Is Plmx.packimage.net a dangerous virus?

Plmx.packimage.net is an aggressive browser hijacker which has the ability to attack all operating systems and does much harm to the victim. Normally, this pesky browser hijacker or redirect virus intrudes in the target workstation through junk email attachments, hacked websites and peer-to-peer networks. Thus, you should be much careful when using the Internet. It is highly advised to delete Plmx.packimage.net hijacker once your machine is accidentally affected.

Many people report that Plmx.packimage.net redirect appears on all web browsers such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Mozilla Firefox. It pops up as the default home page though you reinstall another new web browser. That is because Plmx.packimage.net virus has the capability to change the browser settings and system DNS settings to take the control of all web browsers. It replaces your favorite start page and search engine without seeking for any approval. After then, you will have to deal with constant redirects and annoying pop-up ads. In a word, Plmx.packimage.net will mess up your operating system and your web browser.

On the other hand, Plmx.packimage.net virus can eat up many system resources and make the PC perform much slowly. Even, the Internet connection shuts down sometimes. What you should pay much attention to is that Plmx.packimage.net can monitor your online actions and collect your important information for illegal purposes. Therefore, you should not hesitate to remove Plmx.packimage.net hijacker to stop great damage. You can take the following professional guide to finish the removal job.

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Disadvantages and risks of Plmx.packimage.net Virus:

1. It could change your system registry settings and activate itself on Windows start-up
2. It would modify the default browser settings and attacks Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox
3. It replaces the home page and search engine and provides lots of sponsored links in the search results
4. It causes frequent web redirects to wrong websites and displays lots of unwanted ads
5. It records online activities and collects Personal user information especially the credit card data
6. It may introduce many other computer threats like Trojans, spyware, and malware
7. It makes the browser run slowly and even makes the Internet connection shut down randomly

Manually Get Rid of Plmx.packimage.net Virus

According to our research, we found that Plmx.packimage.net redirect is caused by search.us.com toolbar that often gets installed together with other free toolbar or programs. And search.us.com toolbar has made many changes to your computer system and web browsers. So, you should keep very patient and careful when you are following our removal steps and manually removing Plmx.packimage.net virus.

1. Please close all your web browsers before deleting Plmx.packimage.net malware.

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove Plmx.packimage.net toolbar and other unknown software or toolbars

5. Run your Internet Explorer

6. Click Tools and then click Manage Add-ons option

7. Click Toolbars and Extensions to disable Plmx.packimage.net toolbar or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

After uninstalling Plmx.packimage.net toolbar and reverting its changes to your browser, you need to go throught the following steps if you want to completely get rid of Plmx.packimage.net virus.

1. Search and delete the following registry entries of Plmx.packimage.net virus

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\[random]

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\

2. Search and remove the following malicious files of Plmx.packimage.net malware

%UserProfile%\[random].exe

C:\Documents and Settings\LocalService\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\*.exe

You should know that manually editing registry needs some computer know-how and is rather risky for computer newbie. Another fact is that Plmx.packimage.net virus is able to update its version frequently and change its file locations. So the manual removal can not gurantee a thorough removal of Plmx.packimage.net virus.

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