How to Get Rid of/Remove Comet Arcade Ads-Virus Clean Tips

Posted by Britt Duncan - September 17, 2014

Receive Comet Arcade pop-ups on IE/Firefox/Chrome suddenly? Try to delete it but don’t know where to start? This is a detailed removal guide for you.

More Information about Comet Arcade

Comet Arcade is a vicious adware that helps third-party websites and software to get popularity. It delivers tons of commercials, offers and banners the moment you access online. In fact, this adware attempts to tracks down your online activities with harmful browser add-ons. In other words, it may keep record of your email log-in information, credit card details and IP address for remote hackers. To help Comet Arcade enter your computer easily, cyber criminals insert it into some various online free resources, like video players, wallpapers and file converters. In other words, it always gets installed inside silently without lettings you know.

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In no time, Comet Arcade makes changes to the browser settings compulsively and take in other threats like Gosave, Alldaysavings and Istartsurf.com and many more. As a result, you may get a totally alien browser appearance and see a random website when clicking homepage button. Numerous advertising links are included in the search results as well which may reroute you to other websites once you click on by mistake. To sum up, Comet Arcade is by no means a safe application for you to keep and should be removed from the browser timely before you suffer from more damage.

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Propagation of Comet Arcade Adware :

(1) Comet Arcade usually comes bundled with free applications when you download and install free programs. So, you should always take caution about unfamiliar programs when you install a free program.

(2) Comet Arcade enters into a random computer after you click a spam email. This kind of email may contain malicious attachments with a copy of this malware.

(3) Comet Arcade may incubate on compromised websites. Comet Arcade can be automatically implanted into your computer with drive-by download method.

Instruction on Removing Comet Arcade Malware

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

Windows xp/vista/7:
Step One: Uninstall Comet Arcade adware.

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

3. Select Comet Arcade 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 Comet Arcade adware.

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

Windows 8:
Step One: Uninstall Comet Arcade adware.

1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.

2. Enter Programs and Features in the address bar and select Comet Arcade 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 Comet Arcade 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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