Do you know what Htepo Virus is?
Htepo Virus is a rogue antivirus infection that sends false messages to computer users through annoying popups and system alert messages. Htepo Virus may change your homepage setting in your browser to point to Htepo.com. Htepo.com is known as a malicious website that may promote other rogue software.
Htepo Virus will drastically slow down your system in addition to adding two suspicious icons to your desktop and system tray that lead to Htepo.com.
In non-techie terms: Htepo Virus and the website Htepo.com were created by hackers to use elicit tactics to eventually extort money from you. It is always a good suggestion to avoid websites that have been labeled as dangerous or malicious such as Htepo.com. Htepo Virus is very dangerous and you must not under any circumstances purchase any programs offered on the Htepo.com website.
Aliases: Htepo Virus, Htepo.com
Htepo Virus Automatic Removal Instructions
Htepo Virus Manual Removal Instructions
This manual removal method is for techie computer users. Htepo Virus manual removal may be difficult and time consuming to remove. There's no guarantee that Htepo Virus will be removed completely. So read the Htepo Virus removal steps carefully and good luck.
Before you start: Close all programs and Internet browsers. Also back up your computer in case you make a mistake and your computer stops working.
- Uninstall Htepo Virus Program
Click on Start > Settings > Control Panel > Double-click on Add/Remove Programs. Search for and uninstall Htepo Virus if found.
- To stop Htepo Virus processes (view process removal steps)
Go to Start > Run > type taskmgr. The click the Processes tab and you'll see a list of running processes.
Search and stop these Htepo Virus processes:
For each unwanted process, right-click on it and then select "End task".
- To Unregister Htepo Virus DLLs (view DLL removal steps)
Search and unregister these Htepo Virus DLLs:
To locate the Htepo Virus DLL path, go to Start > Search > All Files or Folders. Type Htepo Virus and in the Look in: select either My Computer or Local Hard Drives. Click the Search button.
Once you have the Htepo Virus DLL path, go to Start and then click on Run. In the Run command box, type cmd, and then click on OK.
To locate the exact DLL path, type cd in order to change the current directory. To display the contents of the directory, use the dir command. To remove the DLL file type regsvr32 /u FILENAME.dll (FILENAME is the name of the file that you want to unregister).
- To unregister Htepo Virus registry keys (view registry keys removal steps)
Go to Start > Run > type regedit > press OK.
Edit the value (on the right pane) by right-clicking on it and selecting the Modify option. Select the Delete option.
Search and delete these Htepo Virus registry keys:
- If your homepage has been changed, go to Start > Control Panel > Internet Options > click on the General > click Use Default under Home Page. Add the your desired default homepage, then click Apply > click OK. Open a new web browser to check that you have your desired default homepage.
- To remove Htepo Virus icons on your Desktop, drag and drop them to the Recycle Bin.
You've completed the Htepo Virus manual removal instructions!
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Disclaimer: This article is for educational purposes. By using this information you agree to be bound by the disclaimer. There's no guarantee that Htepo Virus will be completely removed from your computer. Seek professional help if your computer continues to experience problems.