Get Rid of OptCon Ads Safely & Quickly

Posted by Britt Duncan - February 6, 2015

OptCon display ads forcibly? Try reinstalling browser but still see ads? This removal guide shows how to delete it quickly.

More info of OptCon

OptCon is a risky browser threat that compromises default settings to accomplish its own malicious activities. In no time, you may even find other risky malware like Dollar Saver, Vosteran Search and Coupscanner inside the machine as well. These risky malware adds to your web browser purposely and deliver ads. The moment it comes inside, it shows related commercials and sponsored ads based on recent searches. Besides, this pest is also deemed as a privacy intruder for it has the ability to alter configuration on the browser without asking your permission. As a matter of fact, this may have been list on the terms and agreements of this OptCon and all you need to do is to look carefully.

OptCon-ads

This pesky threat usually enters into the computer along with the free downloads and installs without any manual intervention or consent. That’s why most of the time you have no idea about how OptCon assailed their internet browsers. Keep it in mind that creators of this adware want you users to snap and visit their sponsored links or web pages that may be harmful in nature and then earn revenue via distributing various harmful items. So, you need to be attentive about what you are installing in your PC and reject immediately once noticing unsolicited downloads. More importantly, take effective method to remove OptCon from your PC now.

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OptCon 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 OptCon Malware

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

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

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

3. Select OptCon 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 OptCon adware.

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

Windows 8:
Step One: Uninstall OptCon adware.

1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.

2. Enter Programs and Features in the address bar and select OptCon 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 OptCon 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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