How to Remove/ Get Rid of Windows.iYogi.com Redirect Virus Completley

Posted by Britt Duncan - December 20, 2013

Is your home page changed to Windows.iYogi.com without your permission? Do your search results include lots of sponsored links? Is the visiting website full of constant pop-ups? Does your PC perform much slowly? No worries, this post will do you a favor to effectively and permanently solve the problem.

Is Windows.iYogi.com a dangerous virus?

Windows.iYogi.com is classified as an insecure browser malware which can do harm to a variety browsers such as IE, Chrome and Firefox. This pesky hijacker is injected into random system via freeware, shareware and unreliable attachments.

Once your Windows is infected with Windows.iYogi.com malware, you’ll be upset about endless redirections. This harmful parasite is able to cause redirections because it modifies your DNS settings silently and secretly. As long as you open your browser, your homepage will be redirected to other webpages. And you will find Windows.iYogi.com in your bookmark list. You may attempt to remove it from your browser, but it is in vain. In addition, this browser malware has the ability to look over the histories of your browser for the purpose of collecting your habits on the Internet.

It is irritating that Windows.iYogi.com hijacker leaks out your information. Your searching words will be used by third party sponsors to optimize their websites so that they can increase ranking rate. And cyber hackers make use of your secret data to trick your friends or families on social network. In a word, the usage of Windows.iYogi.com browser malware is to advertise sponsored websites and gather net traffic unfairly. In fact, it is not a useful website to every computer user. Hence, we advise you to clean up Windows.iYogi.com from your Windows at once.

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Disadvantages and risks of Windows.iYogi.com Virus:

1. It adds new files to the system registry and activates itself automatically on Windows boot-up
2. It changes browser settings and injects unwanted add-ons to IE, Firefox and Chrome
3. It replaces the home page and search engine and provides numerous sponsored links
4. It redirects frequently web visits to unrelated sites and generates lots of annoying ads
5. It monitors online activities and collects personal information like login user name and password
6. It may introduce many other computer threats like Trojans, spyware, and malware
7. It drops many files to do instant update and slows up the Internet connection seriously

Manually Get Rid of Windows.iYogi.com Virus

According to our research, we found that Windows.iYogi.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 Windows.iYogi.com virus.

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

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove Windows.iYogi.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 Windows.iYogi.com toolbar or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

After uninstalling Windows.iYogi.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 Windows.iYogi.com virus.

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

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\vir-help.exe

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect” = 0

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

%CommonPrograms%\Startup\Launch\[random].lnk

%AppData%Local. Windows.iYogi.com.exe

You should know that manually editing registry needs some computer know-how and is rather risky for computer newbie. Another fact is that Windows.iYogi.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 Windows.iYogi.com virus.

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