Get Rid of DiscoverAncestry Toolbar & Stop Redirects

Posted by Britt Duncan - January 8, 2015

Fail to stop DiscoverAncestry? It forces you to go to strange sites? Is it safe to use? This removal guide shows how to remove it quickly.

Details about DiscoverAncestry

DiscoverAncestry is classified as ad-delivering toolbar that promotes its sponsored websites and proved to be hard to remove. It can enter your browser silently with the help of free software bundles. Therefore, without your notice and permission, it changes the default browser settings and makes you start from its own domain every time you access online. The main purpose of developing this kind of toolbar is to make sure certain shopping websites get a great amount of web traffic. After the browser settings are modified. You will also see endless of ads and sponsored links presented on your search results. Also, this toolbar inserts its files into system folder so that you won’t be able to remove it as the files keep it active.

DiscoverAncestry-toolbar

This DiscoverAncestry toolbar can be added to all popular web browsers, so you will not be able to avoid it by simply installing a different one. Chances are that you may see unfamiliar components like Vosteran. com, Groovorio.com and Couponarific on the browser as well since this toolbar may lead you to malicious websites and introduce more infections inside. In fact, it is rather risky to browse the web with this questionable toolbar. Also, it’s not suggested you input any private information on the web with the presence of this DiscoverAncestry as it may steal the information from you. It is best to take time to get rid of this toolbar first before you begin to surf the web.

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DiscoverAncestry Virus Is a Big Trouble :

1. It is a risky Trojan virus that penetrates into your system secretly;
2. It adds harmful files or scripts to major part of the system;
3. It could cut off the access to the installed antivirus software;
4. It may bring in spyware or other privacy-invasive malware;
5. It keeps mutating and updating all the time;
6. It steals your privacy and compromises your security.

Instruction on Removing DiscoverAncestry Malware

According to our research, we found that DiscoverAncestry adware often gets installed together with other programs. And DiscoverAncestry adware 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 DiscoverAncestry virus.

Windows xp/vista/7:
Step One: Uninstall DiscoverAncestry adware.

1. Go to Control Panel from Start menu.
2. Choose Uninstall a program or Add/Change programs.

3. Select DiscoverAncestry adware and click on Uninstall or Uninstall/Change button.

Step Two: Show hidden files.

1. Go to Control Panel, and choose Folder Options.

2. In View tab, scroll dawn and choose show hidden files, folders and drives. Click OK.

Step Three: Remove registry entries.

1. Open Start menu and find Run in Windows XP. Type regedit and tap Enter. In Windows vista/7, click Start and type reged in search field.

2. At opening Registry Editor, search for and delete key and values related to DiscoverAncestry adware.

%AppData%\data.sec
%AppData%\svc-[random file name].exe

Windows 8:
Step One: Uninstall DiscoverAncestry adware.

1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.

2. Enter Programs and Features in the address bar and select DiscoverAncestry from program list.

3. Click Uninstall button and then follow uninstall wizard.

Step Two: Show Hidden Files.

1. Choose Windows Explorer from Start screen.

2. Navigate to File tab, tick both Hidden items and File name extensions.

3. Look for corrupted files outlined below and delete them all:

%AppData%\data.sec
%AppData%\svc-[random file name].exe

Step Three: Remove Registry Entries.

1. Type regedit in the search field.

2. Search for and delete harmful key and values generated by DiscoverAncestry adware.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “EnableVirtualization” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “ConsentPromptBehaviorUser” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = 1

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