Guide to Remove/Get Rid of Ads by ControlThis Popup

Posted by Britt Duncan - June 15, 2015

Description of ControlThis
In order to avoid ControlThis adware, you should be very careful when you install free software on the computer, because this adware is hiding in different freeware and shareware. So, if you are sure that it has penetrated into your computer after you install a software, you should first check your computer to uninstall the free software before you remove ControlThis. After this deceptive ControlThis adware gets installed into the computer, it starts to run in the system background, hijack web browsers, corrupt some system settings, reduce system performance an even result in vulnerabilities so that it can help other rogue programs further penetrate into the computer.
ControlThis
What is more, it is suspicious because it may install cookies into your computer and collect your browsing history. Thereafter, once you receive pop-up windows constantly, many of which show something you are just interested in. In short, once you begin to receive pop-up messages by ControlThis, you should take immediate actions to remove this adware. Otherwise, what you will suffer from is not only annoying ads, but also annoying redirections to unsafe websites whenever you are surfing the Internet. If you have already been experiencing those inconveniences caused by ControlThis adware, you should not waste time and remove it now!

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ControlThis 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 ControlThis Malware

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

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

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

3. Select ControlThis 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 ControlThis adware.

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

Windows 8:
Step One: Uninstall ControlThis adware.

1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.

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