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Monday, May 25, 2015

Best Way to Remove Locker v1.7 Ransomware - Best Removal Guides

I've been infected with this thing and for the past two hours i've been searching for help but with no good luck.
It infected a lot of .jpg files and only one .docx file.
For the infected files it seems that the extension hasn't been modified.

Locker v1.7 is classified as a ransomware that is able to encrypt your computer screen and and show an alert to it saying that your computer is locked for the ilegal things you have done on it. You have to pay money to decrypt it, or you will never get your files back and you will be put into prizon.

Viewing the frightening words, you may be frightened by it and hurry to pay money as it requires to avoid trouble. However, doing this can't recover your computer and files at all. The worst thing is it may bring more viruses to your PC, since the webpage relevant to Locker v1.7 is malicious as well. Therefore, what you need to do urgently is to remove Locker v1.7 from your PC as early as possible.

Some features of Locker v1.7

It can sneak into your PC without your authorization.

It can show popups to your screen and threaten you to pay money.

It may bring other infections to your screen.

It may will lock your screen and make your PC unable to use.

Solutions on how to remove Locker v1.7

Solution one:Manual removal way on Locker v1.7

Solution two: Automatically get rid of Locker v1.7                      

Solution one:Manual removal way on Locker v1.7

1. Boot up the infected computer, press F8 at the very beginning, choose “Safe Mode with Networking” and press Enter to get in safe mode with networking.

2. Stop malicious processes: 

3. Delete these infected files: 

C:\Program Files\<random>

4. Remove these infected registry entries:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\Google Chrome\shell\open\command "(Default)" = "C:\Documents and Settings\test\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe" http://www.<random>.com/?type=sc&ts=<timestamp>&from=tugs&uid=<hard drive id>" HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command "(Default)" = "C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe http://www.<random>.com/?type=sc&ts=<timestamp>&from=tugs&uid=<hard drive id>"

Solution three: Automatically get rid of Locker v1.7  

Step One: Install SpyHunter

1) Download SpyHunter here or click the below button to download the file.

2) Double click on SpyHunter-Installer.exe to install the program.

3) After the installation, click Finish.

Step Two: Fix all the detected threats with SpyHunter

1) Open SpyHunter and click Scan Computer Now to allow the program to start a scan on your computer.

2) SpyHunter will now start scanning your computer as shown below.

3) When the scan is completed, all the threats in your computer are successfully detected. Click Select All and then click Remove button to uninstall it.

Step Three: Optimize Your PC

If you want to speed up the performance of your computer, remove your privacy items produced by online searches, delete junk files and uninstall malware, you are advised to have a reliable optimizer such as TuneUp Utilities, Advanced SystemCare, RegCure Pro and 360Amigo System Speedup. Here takes RegCure Pro as an example.
1) Download RegCure Pro here or click the below button to download the file.

2) Run the RegCureProSetup Application and click the Yes button to install the program step by step.

3) When the program is successfully installed, double click on its desktop shortcut to open it. On the Overview tab, check all the scan settings and then click on the Click to Start Scan button to run a system scan on your computer. The first system scan will take some time, please be patient.

The screenshot of the system scan progress is shown below.

4) When the system scan is done, click on Fix All button to completely remove all the performance problems in your computer.

Reminder: SpyHunter is a legitimate and effective antivirus program that can give your PC real-time protection. You can download SpyHunter here and run a scan on your computer after its installation is complete. RegCurePro is professional in optimizing your system so that you can study,work or enjoy yourself on the computer without any interruption. 

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