Virus Brief Description
Type trojan horse
Distribution Method Installations of third party free app, shady websites, Spam email, Rogue pop-up ads
Problems May Occur High usage of CPU and slow performance;

Intrusive pop-up and ads can’t be stop;

Google is randomly redirected;

Additional threats may be downloaded silently.

Similar Infection Qhost Trojan
Malware Removal Malware can reinstall itself if its core files are not removed, thus we recommend checking your whole system to find  and remove all malicious files. . You can do this by using WiperSoft Anti-Malware, a Professional malware remover able to deal with any latest PC infections.

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TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus is totally a dangerous Trojan horse to drag computer into severe situation. Generally, as TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus is a widely spreading virus can be attached to many resources that there are chances for users to pick up this virus. Among which, removable device, spam email attachment, malicious link, ads and porn site are the very common ways to distribute the virus effectively.
TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus
As long as loaded, TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus will infiltrate into registry entry instantly to make it load up automatically together with the Windows. Besides, the virus also blocks programs, destroys system files, exploits security flaw and bring in unknown threats to further damage important files. Under the attack of TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus, computer may even go into freeze or even crash down all of a sudden. Meeting with such harmful virus, users need to hurry up to get TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus removed permanently. In this way can your computer be well protected!


Manually Remove TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus from Windows OS

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TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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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Quick Menu

Step 1. Remove TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus related plug-in, toolbar, add-on, extension from Chrome/Firefox/IE/Edge

Step 2. Uninstall TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus related programs from your computer;

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

Step 4. Find and delete TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus related files in hidden folders;

Step 5. Find and remove TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus related registry files ;

Step 6. Reset Microsoft Edge, Chrome, Firefox and IE to remove TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus related hijacker;

Step 1.Remove TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus.
  • 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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus;
  • 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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus and click Uninstall button

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Step 2.Uninstall TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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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TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus uninstall

2. In Control Panel, click on Uninstall a program

TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus uninstalling

3. In the Programs and Features window, right click on apps that may be related with TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus, 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

TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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 UserTrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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

TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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]

%AllUsersProfile%random.exe

Note

Virus and malware may hide its files in different locations of PC. If you are not able to locate files of TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus, 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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus:

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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus:

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

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Note

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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus

Reset Microsoft Edge

remove TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus from edge

 

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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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 TrojanDownloader:HTML/Adodb.gen!A Virus 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.