Video Abductor – What is it?
The Video Abductor browser hijacker program can modify settings of most popular browser like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Opera, but other browsers may be infected with it too. This program is like forcing users to see Video Abductor page every time you open your infected browser.
Besides the fact that Video Abductor hijacker application replaces your home page, this unwanted program can set various different search engines as a default. But, obviously, it does not give you relevant search results, as they will consist of lots of ads, links to harmful and misleading webpages and only the remaining part is search results for your request from the major search engines. Of course, the very fact that you encounter with the inability to properly search the Internet, is an unpleasant moment. Moreover, the Video Abductor hijacker infection may collect information about you, and in the future to transfer it to third parties. What creates the risk of theft of your personal data.
The Video Abductor hijacker is not a typical virus, but it does malicious actions, and it alters the settings of your browser without you knowing it. Moreover, an adware (also known as ‘ad-supported’ software) can be additionally installed on to your system with this hijacker, that will open lots of advertisements, hindering or completely blocking the work in the browser. Often such these ads may recommend to install other unknown and unwanted applications or visit malicious web pages. Therefore it is very important to clean your computer ASAP.
How to remove it?
If you detect Video Abductor and want to eliminate it as quickly as possible, then you can follow the removal instructions given below. We wrote full manuals how to delete Video Abductorautomatically and manually. Of course, you can choose a manual technique to remove this unpleasant program. But, we must warn that manual removal may be complex and difficult task for novice users. If you do not have considerable experience in dealing with such software, it is better is you select an automatic removal tool.
Automatic removal tool for Video Abductor
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Virus Video Abductor step by step removal instruction (for automatically way):
- Download GridinSoft Anti-Malware.
- Please, choose “Quick scan” or “Full scan” to scan your PC.
- Delete all detected infected files and registry entries by clicking “Fix now” at the end of scan.
NOTE! The anti-malware may delete just 2 (two) viruses free. In case, if user’s machine is deeply infected with various viruses, we offer to buy the GridinSoft Anti-Malware to clean computer system fully.
- Important: Shut down all your browsers before next steps.
This video will help you to reset your internet browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with virus Video Abductor in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “On-Run Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
The manual removal for advanced users.
Also, you should reminded that you need to uninstall all add-ons from your internet browser and other tied junkware. If this task is difficult for you, please use GridinSoft Anti-Malware. It can Reset Browser Settings for FREE
You find detailed instructions how to reset browser settings manually HERE