How to Remove Digstar.com Redirect Virus & Fix Redirects

Posted by Britt Duncan - August 12, 2013

If you find your homepage and search engine changed to Digstar.com, if you find the machine slow down, if you have no idea about how to fix the trouble, you can read the post and get the best way to solve the problem.

Is Digstar.com a dangerous virus?

Digstar.com or http://www.digstar.com/ is regarded as an evil redirect virus which disguises as a legal search engine so as to catch your eyes. But actually, this unwanted program provides misleading information on videos, images, and music, and so on.

Once Digstar.com virus intrudes in your operating system successfully, it will try hard to cause much damage to the infected computer. First of all, this pest injects malicious entries to the system registry so as to pop up on the screen every time you launch the machine. Digstar.com malware affects your entire Internet browser including IE, Google Chrome and Firefox. It makes some modifications to the browser settings without seeking for any approval. Then whenever you start the browser, you will find the normal home page turn out to be Digstar.com or any other unknown and suspicious web site. When you attempt to do the search as before, this malicious virus redirects the search results to other suspicious websites as well. Besides, Digstar.com displays numerous ads that contain malicious scripts. If you accidentally click any of those baleful ads, you may get more infections. On the other hand, Digstar.com virus consumes lots of system resources. Then your net connection would be slowed down greatly. What you should pay much attention to is that Digstar.com redirect virus is able to collect your private information for its evil designers, which is really dangerous for your privacy.

Now it is clear that Digstar.com is a very harmful virus. We recommend that you take instant action to remove it once you find it. You can follow the removal instructions below.

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Digstar.com virus Screeshot :

Disadvantages and risks of Digstar.com Virus:

1. It could change your system registry settings and activate itself on Windows start-up
2. It would modify the browser settings and attack all your Internet browsers
3. It replaces the home page and search engine but provides lots of irrelevant search results
4. It causes frequent web redirects to unwanted websites and displays lots of annoying ads
5. It records online activities and collects Personal user information
6. It may introduce many other computer threats like Trojans, spyware, and malware.
7. It slows down the machine and even make it crash

Manually Get Rid of Digstar.com Virus

According to our research, we found that Digstar.com redirect is caused by search.us.com toolbar that often gets installed together with other free toolbar or programs. And search.us.com toolbar 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 Digstar.com virus.

1. Please close all your web browsers before deleting Digstar.com malware.

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove Digstar.com toolbar and other unknown software or toolbars

5. Run your Internet Explorer

6. Click Tools and then click Manage Add-ons option

7. Click Toolbars and Extensions to disable Digstar.com toolbar or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

After uninstalling Digstar.com toolbar and reverting its changes to your browser, you need to go throught the following steps if you want to completely get rid of Digstar.com virus.

1. Search and delete the following registry entries of Digstar.com virus

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\[random]

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\svflooje\Enum\[random]

2. Search and remove the following malicious files of Digstar.com malware

%UserProfile%\[random].exe

%Windir%\Microsoft.NET\Framework\[random].exe

You should know that manually editing registry needs some computer know-how and is rather risky for computer newbie. Another fact is that Digstar.com virus is able to update its version frequently and change its file locations. So the manual removal can not gurantee a thorough removal of Digstar.com virus.

Digstar.com Redirect Virus Removal Video:

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