Remove DONGPHASE.EXE malware

DONGPHASE.EXE Malware Removal Guide

Manual removal instructions:

Antivirus Report of DONGPHASE.EXE:
DONGPHASE.EXE is classified as Win32:PUP-gen (potentially unwanted program).
What is PUP?
PUP is crapware. DONGPHASE.EXE have several types of unwanted behaviour:

  1. Displaying popup ads.
  2. Hijacking your browser.
  3. Infecting your desktop shortcuts, etc.
  4. Inserting ads to the web pages.

DONGPHASE.EXE can redirect your browser search, collect your personal information and sell it for advertising.
DONGPHASE.EXE is usually hard in removing. Some people could not find uninstall program for DONGPHASE.EXE in the Control Panel.
Sometimes DONGPHASE.EXE uninstaller does not work.

How DONGPHASE.EXE got on my computer?

Usually you got DONGPHASE.EXE with as part of a bundle with another tool you downloaded from the Internet. Since DONGPHASE.EXE manufacturer pays software developers for distributing DONGPHASE.EXE within their applications, DONGPHASE.EXE is often included as part of the installer.
Usually, you have not only one DONGPHASE.EXE problem, but a bunch of similar WIN32:PUPs.

How to remove DONGPHASE.EXE?

Step-by-step Guide for manual removal of DONGPHASE.EXE:

  1. Uninstall DONGPHASE.EXE using Windows uninstallation applet (use Add/Remove Programs or Uninstall Program or Apps & features).
  2. Open Task Manager and terminatel "DONGPHASE.EXE" processes.
  3. Use Windows search to find and remove "DONGPHASE.EXE" files and folders.
  4. Run services.msc and disable a "DONGPHASE.EXE" Windows service.
  5. Execute taskschd.msc to get rid of "DONGPHASE.EXE" scheduled tasks.
  6. Open regedit.exe and delete DONGPHASE.EXE registry keys and values.
  7. Inspect the properties of your desktop and Start menu shortcutsfor DONGPHASE.EXE presence and "http://" links.
  8. Open your browser and disable DONGPHASE.EXE plugins. Disable all unknown plugins. Reset the browser settings.
  9. Clean your Recycle bin and temporary files.
  10. Restart your computer and check results.

DONGPHASE.EXE is related to: Win32-PUP-gen, DONGPHASE.EXE.


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