Uninstalling the 7runews.com (Browser Redirects/ Malware/ Browser Hijacker)

Jul 28th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

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About the 7runews.com

 

7runews.com is a typical browser hijacker that invades your system and takes control of the web browser and forces the victim to use a questionable and malicious search engine. It disguises itself to look like a typical search tool, it works as but this usually works as a spyware that collects user’s search queries and serves ads based on them. If you noticed this domain in your browser, definitely you should remove 7runews.com virus or as soon as you are able.

7runews is a search site primarily developed for Russian-speaking computer users that provides a lot of articles in the Russian language. However, these are placed only to display an image of a trustworthy website.

You will be redirected to Google and receive Google search results every time you do your queries via such search engine. moreover, you can not trust the search results as well.

Primarily, these results can be filled with ads and contain links to external websites that are unsafe and malicious. So, if it ever happens, it means that these results were modified by 7runews.com redirect virus.

You better use the legitimate Google search without visiting hxxp://7runews.com/news domain first. But if you want to eliminate these redirections, you will need to completely remove the 7runews.com first.

The removal of the malware is definitely not an easy task – you might even need to use anti-malware software. So if you are decided, you can follow 7runews.com removal guide provided  below and delete components of this hijacker manually.

 

How is the 7runews.com distributed?

Most if not all  browser hijacker are distributed in one  certain method known as software bundling. To avoid installing software bundles, users have to be very much careful when selecting  the source to download programs from  as well as to  select particular installation settings.

Usually, computer users act carelessly when installing free programs, and in most cases they rely on Standard or Basically, the default installation settings which are provided to the user as “recommended” ones. But do not be fooled by the trustworthy and traditional look of this configuration.

These “recommended” settings typically contain terms that are mainly beneficial for software developers and help them generate by pay-per-install revenue. Unfortunately, these terms aren’t on your favor.  Often, they  include pre-selected statements that are tricky and giving your permission to install suggested programs alongside your download. You can deselect these statements by choosing the Custom or Advanced installation option.

Better use the real Google search without going to the hxxp://7runews.com/news domain first. However, if you want to get rid of these redirections, you will need to completely eliminate 7runews.com first.

 

Uninstall 7runews.com browser hijacker easily

You don’t have much choice but to get rid of the virus. Once you’ve decided to remove 7runews.com virus from your computer, choose the right removing tool.  There are two ways  you can remove of the  7runews.com virus– the first one requires a lot of patience, and the second one requires having a spyware/malware removal tool.

Manual malware or virus  removal is quite dangerous and risky and may damage the computer. So we highly recommend to use automatic removal method especially for the not so familiar with computer virus removal.

 

You can completely eliminate the 7runews.com automatically with a help of one of these programs: SpyRemover Pro. We highly recommend these application because they can easily remove the potentially unwanted programs and viruses with all their files and registry entries that are related to them.

 

Deleting the Scheduled Task Responsible for 7runews.com/bops Pop-ups:

Windows XP:

 

  • Click Start button.
  • Select All Programs => Accessories => System Tools => Scheduled Tasks.
  • Find and delete the task called “7runewscombopsm” or the one that has “7runews.com/bopsm” URL somewhere in the Run column.

 

Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1,  Windows 10:

  1. Press Windows key + R key.
  2. Type taskschd.msc and press Enter.
  3. Click on Task Scheduler Library on the left panel.
  4. Select Actions tab on the lower center panel.
  5. Find and delete the task called “7runewscombopsm” or the one that has “7runews.com/bopsm” URL somewhere in the Details column.

Note: If you cannot open Task Scheduler, open Windows Explorer instead and go to C:\Windows\System32\Tasks. Find and delete the file called “7runewscombopsm” (the ending might differ).

 

Remove 7runews.com From Programs and Features:

Go to Programs and Features, uninstall any suspicious programs, programs you don’t remember installing, or programs you installed just before 7runews.com/bopm pop-ups started to appear on your browser. When you are not sure if a program is safe, look for the answer on the Internet.

 

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. In the Start menu select Settings => Control Panel.
  3. Find and click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Highlight the program.
  5. Click Remove.

 

Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. In the Start menu select Control Panel.
  3. Find and click Uninstall a program.
  4. Highlight the program.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Windows 7:

  1. Click Start.
  2. In the Start menu select Control Panel.
  3. Find and select Programs and Features or Uninstall a program.
  4. Highlight the program.
  5. Click Uninstall.

 

Windows 8/ Windows 8.1:

  1. Press and hold Windows key and hit X key.
  2. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  3. Highlight the program.
  4. Click Uninstall.

 

Windows 10:

  1. Press and hold Windows key and hit X key.
  2. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  3. Highlight the program.
  4. Click Uninstall.

 

How to automatically remove 7runews.com?

Basic steps of SpyRemover Pro:

Step 1. Run SpyRemover Pro installer

Click on the .exe file that just downloaded in the lower right corner of your browser window.

 

Step 2.  Click Yes

Click Yes to accept the User Account Control settings dialog.

 

Step 3. Foll0w setup instructions

Follow the instructions to get SpyRemover Pro set up on your computer and you will be good to go!

 

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