Monday, October 11, 2010

How to Fix a Browser Virus?

These are some of the tips which can help you to fix Browser Virus:
  • Open your Internet browser and click on "Tools."
  • Select "Temporary Files" and click on "Delete All." Also delete the offline content. This should delete any temporary files that may be carrying a virus affecting your browser.
  • Shut down all the programs that you are running, such as Windows Live Messenger or Skype. These programs could delay the browser function.
  • Update your Internet browser with the latest version. You may be using an outdated version.
  • Open and run your anti-spyware and anti-virus software.
  • Restart your computer and open the Internet browser to see if it is still experiencing problems.
  • Reboot your computer in Safe Mode if you are still experiencing problems. You can do this by repeatedly pressing F8 until a menu pops up.
  • Select "Safe Mode With Networking" and press Enter.
  • Open your Internet browser and click on the "Tools" menu.
  • Select "Internet Options" and click on the "Connections" tab.
  • Click "LAN Settings," uncheck the box that says "Use a Proxy Server for Your LAN" and click "OK" and "OK" to exit both boxes.
  • Download and run a virus remover for Internet browsers.
  • Restart your computer and test your Internet browser.
Source: ehow

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1 comment:

Danielle said...

This is very interesting. Thank you so much for sharing us this useful tips. This would be very helpful especially for those who have difficulties in fixing their browser virus. By the way, this is very much appreciated. More power and keep it up!

Danielle

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