Trojan.Gen.MBT has been classified as a vicious Trojan horse that extends influence on every area on the targeted computer. From the time it is existed, Trojan.Gen.MBT will penetrate registry with executable keys that are responsible for messing up system settings. Under this circumstance, the virus can be activated automatically whenever the Windows is loading.

Trojan.Gen.MBT is so tricky a virus that it always gets inside computer surreptitiously without asking for consent. Based on the survey, Trojan.Gen.MBT is known to take the advantage of Internet vulnerabilities like spam email attachment, fake security message, poorly-built website and corrupted program to infiltrate into computer successfully.

Encountering Trojan.Gen.MBT, there will come out many unexpected troubles on your computer. Affected by a series of infected files, memory space will be largely consumed that it leads computer into weird performance. Out of your expectation, it is very likely for Trojan.Gen.MBT opening backdoor access for other threats to come and destroy system files. Seriously, personal information may at the risk of being tracked and collected to the cyber criminal for doing illicit activities. Thus, for avoiding computer suffering from severe situation, Trojan.Gen.MBT must be removed quickly and permanently.


Manually Remove Trojan.Gen.MBT from Windows OS

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Trojan.Gen.MBT may re-infect your computer many times if you do not eliminate its core files. To get rid of all threats, we recommed using Wipersoft Anti-malware to scan the infected PC and find out all malicious files. Wipersoft is a professional Anti-malware Tool designed to identity, block and remove malware for PC.

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Step 1. Remove Trojan.Gen.MBT related plug-in, toolbar, add-on, extension from Chrome/Firefox/IE/Edge

Step 2. Uninstall Trojan.Gen.MBT related programs from your computer;

Step 3. Change system folder settings to show all hidden files;

Step 4. Find and delete Trojan.Gen.MBT related files in hidden folders;

Step 5. Find and remove Trojan.Gen.MBT related registry files ;

Step 6. Reset Microsoft Edge, Chrome, Firefox and IE to remove Trojan.Gen.MBT related hijacker;

Step 1.Remove Trojan.Gen.MBT related extension from Microsoft Edge/ Chrome/Firefox/IE

Note – If you cannot find or remove a malicious extension, please read next step.



On Chrome

  • Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  • Click Tools.
  • Select Extensions.
  • Click the trash can icon to delete extensions that may be related with Trojan.Gen.MBT.
  • A confirmation dialog appears, click Remove.

  • Click the menu button and choose Add-ons.
  • In the Add-ons Manager tab, select the Extensions panel.
  • Select add-ons that may be related with Trojan.Gen.MBT and click Remove button
  • Click Restart now if it pops up.

  • Open the IE, click the Tools button , and click Manage add-ons.
  • Click Toolbars and Extensions on left side of the window., and then select extensions that may be related with Trojan.Gen.MBT;
  • If the add-on can be deleted, you’ll see the Remove option. Click Remove and then click Close. Otherwise click Disable button.


  • Click More (…) on the address bar and select Extensions


  • Select extensions that may be related with Trojan.Gen.MBT and click Uninstall button









Step 2.Uninstall Trojan.Gen.MBT related programs from your computer

1. Press Win + R keys at the same time to launch Run box >> Then input: “Control Panel” and click OK

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2. In Control Panel, click on Uninstall a program

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3. In the Programs and Features window, right click on apps that may be related with Trojan.Gen.MBT, then click Uninstall/Change. Then select Uninstall option.

Note – If you cannot find or remove malicious program, please continue the below steps.

Step 3.Change system folder settings to show all hidden files

Win 7 / Vista User

Trojan.Gen.MBT removal for win 7

  • Right-click the Windows Logo button and choose Open Windows Explorer.
  • Click Organize and choose Folder and Search Options.
  • Click the View tab, select Show hidden files and folders and then clear the checkbox for Hide protected system operating files.
  • Click Yes on the warning and then click OK.
Win 8 UserTrojan.Gen.MBT removal for win 8

  • On your keyboard press the Windows + E keys.
  • Click the View tab.
  • Check File name extensions and Hidden items

Win 10 User

Trojan.Gen.MBT removal for win 10

  • Open This PC, click View and select Options.
  • In the Folder Options window, choose View, select Show hidden files, folders, and drives, and then click OK.

Step 4.Find and delete suspicious files in the locations listed below:

%Temp%\[malware name]

%AppData%\[malware name]

%LocalAppData%\[malware name]

%LocalAppData%\[malware name].exe

%CommonAppData%\[malware name]



Virus and malware may hide its files in different locations of PC. If you are not able to locate files of Trojan.Gen.MBT, you can try Wipersoft’s Malware Detection Tool to see if it will detect the unsafe files for you:

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Step 5. Find and remove nasty registry files related with Trojan.Gen.MBT:

1. Open Registry Editor first:

  • Press Win [Windows key] + R on your keyboard.

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  • Type regedit in the Run box and hit OK

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2. Find out and remove all harmful registry files that may be related with Trojan.Gen.MBT:

(Do Not Delete Any Registry File If You’re Not Familiar with It)

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Wrong operation in Registry Editor might harm your computer.If you are not able to locate and identify the nasty registry files, we recommend using Wipersoft Anti-malware and see if it will find out unsafe registry files of infection for you. This may save you hours and avoid risks.

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Step 6. Reset Microsoft Edge, Chrome, Firefox and IE to remove Trojan.Gen.MBT

Reset Microsoft Edge

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1. Select More (…) on the address bar, then click Settings

2. click “Choose what to clear”

3. Select all the options and then click Clear button




Reset Chrome

remove Trojan.Gen.MBT from chrome

1. Open Chrome, then click “Customize and control Google Chrome” button >> click Settings

2. Scroll down to the bottom, then click on Show advanced settings button

3. After clicking on Show advanced settings button, scroll down to the bottom and click on Reset browser settings button

. A message box will pop up to inform that your browser settings will be restored to their original defaults, click Reset button when it appears:

Reset Firefox

remove Trojan.Gen.MBT from FIREFOX

1. Open Firefox, then click on Firefox button, then Click on Help button, then Click on Troubleshooting Information

2. At the Troubleshooting Information page, click on Reset Firefox

3. A message box will pop up to let you confirm that you want to reset Firefox to its initial state, click Reset Firefox button when it appears:

Reset Internet Explorer

remove Trojan.Gen.MBT from ie

1. Open Internet Explorer, then click on Tools, then click on Internet Options

2. On the Internet Options window: click on Advanced tab, then click Reset button

3. A message box will pop up to let you confirm that you want to reset all Internet Explorer Settings, click Reset button when it appears:

4. When the resetting process is done, you’ll see this message box, click Close

5. You’ll need to restart your Internet Explorer to complete the resetting process.

Tips for Threat Prevention

– Always running professional Antivirus or Antimalware and keep Firewall ON;

– Create System Restore Point regularly and back up important personal files;

– Avoid downloading free programs from unknown third party shared sites;

– Regularly update system via automatic system update;

– Don’t access porn sites or similar sites which are potentially harmful;

– Avoid opening any attachments of unknown emails.