How to Remove Ads by Word Highlight in Effective Guides

Posted by Britt Duncan - January 22, 2016

Did you install Word Highlight in the system? And bothered by random pop-ups? Keep reading on this easy and effective removal guide to eliminate Word Highlight ads completely and permanently.

What is Word Highlight
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Word Highlight is defined as a pesky adware program which would mess up Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. The malicious program is able to attack various computers all around the world. It often hides in spam email attachments and unverified free shares to enter the target system. After its successful invasion, the adware starts its malicious actions. You’ll not notice Word Highlight makes changes to important system settings until you find the entire PC performs rather slowly. That is, the infection drops many useless files to eat up high system resources or CPU usage. It adds a suspicious process to the system as well. Besides, you could find that some unfamiliar shortcuts are dropped on the desktop. These icons could lead you to additional troubles. So it’s kindly advised to pay much attention. Moreover, Word Highlight installs nasty add-ons to the web browser without your permission. The adware generates many unwanted ads on the screen during your web browsing actions. It will attract you with charming and related deals, savings, coupons or offers. Key words could be double underlined on the visiting page. When you move the mouse there, you’ll get a pop-up ad window which asks you to download unwanted software or buy cheap goods. But then your machine could be totally messed up by additional malware. Therefore, it’s wise to remove Word Highlight ads timely and quickly.

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Word Highlight 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 Word Highlight Malware

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

Windows xp/vista/7:
Step One: Uninstall Word Highlight adware.

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

3. Select Word Highlight 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 Word Highlight adware.

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

Windows 8:
Step One: Uninstall Word Highlight adware.

1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.

2. Enter Programs and Features in the address bar and select Word Highlight 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 Word Highlight 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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