Guide to Get Rid of/Uninstall Torn TV Virus-How to Remove

Posted by Britt Duncan - April 20, 2014

Ads by Torn TV are seen on all your installed IE/Firefox/Chrome? How did you catch this nuisance at the first place? And how do you prevent it from invading inside again in the future? Read the post here to get the answers.

Know More about Torn TV Adware

Torn TV is known as a notorious adware virus which can redirect your search results to those irrelevant and unreliable websites that promote fake software and other bogus products. Firstly, you will find that your current homepage has been forcibly set to torntv.com without your consent. And then a range of annoying commercial ads will show up continuously on your desktop with the aim of tricking you into paying for their promoted products and services. Moreover, when you intend to gather some useful information with the search engine, this Torn TV virus will continue to redirect you to lots of unknown websites which contain numerous product ads and sponsored links.

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This Torn TV virus can be distributed via multiple free applications which can be easily found on all kinds of file-sharing websites. When you download these unsafe programs into your computer, this Torn TV virus will be automatically saved onto your computer at the same time. When this Torn TV virus is actually running on your computer, it will make modifications to some important settings of your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox so that it can take control of your web browsers to perform its destructive activities. Hence, it is essential for you to follow the detailed removal instruction to delete this Torn TV virus right away.

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Torn TV Adware Is Dangerous:

1. Torn TV gets into your system secretly and takes over all the installed browsers;
2. Torn TV modifies default browser settings without asking your permission;
3. Torn TV inserts various ads to promote its sponsored site;
4. Torn TV is promoted by malicious free downloads;
5. Torn TV may bring in other unwanted programs.

Instruction on Removing Torn TV Malware

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

Windows xp/vista/7:
Step One: Uninstall Torn TV adware.

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

3. Select Torn TV 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 Torn TV adware.

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

Windows 8:
Step One: Uninstall Torn TV adware.

1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.

2. Enter Programs and Features in the address bar and select Torn TV 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 Torn TV 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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