Babylon search redirection is not recognized as infection by most of the security solutions. In spite of that, many users are desperate to get rid of Babylon search considering it as a virus.
According to the classification of web-threats that pretends to be a scientific, viruses must self-replicate or have the relevant ability. As regards the above so called virus, it is deprived of such a skill, which does not make it less unwanted though.
Common language does not tend to tell a virus from a trojan or a worm or a rootkit. However, there is a common demand for the removal of Babylon search virus.
The infection is understood as annoying toolbar related typically dropped as a covertly declared attachment to translation software product. The translation utility is of low quality and dissatisfies users, too. The toolbar is just one of the manifestations of the installed adware. In addition to the annoying browser extension here comes a persistent redirect that bans your favorite online destinations and loads unwanted websites sponsored by the adware.
Follow this link to run free scan and get the intrusive search assistant removed from your PC, as well as other threats regardless of their severity and propagation tactics.
Babylon search virus details:
Type: Browser Hijacker, Redirect virus
- Babylon search virus may be difficult to remove manually;
- Babylon search virus may download and install additional malware;
- Babylon search virus may slow your PC;
- Babylon search virus may cause system errors and slowdowns, popup ad’s.
How to remove Babylon search virus virus?
You can choose how to eliminate Babylon search virus infection. Use manual removal guide or delete it automatically:
1. Manual removal process
It is understood that removing Babylon search virus manually you deal with only one infection. To get rid of other infections manually you need to find and use other relevant guides. Furthermore, how will you know if there are other threats to exterminate?
To remove Babylon search virus infection – delete its files and disable processes (in Task Manager):
C:\Program Files\Babylon C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\Data C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\Media C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\Plugins C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\TC C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\Updates C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\Utils C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\Babylon.exe C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\BabyServices.dll C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\BContentServer.dll C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\BContentServerExt.dll C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\BException.dll C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\captlib.dll C:\Program Files\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\184.108.40.206 C:\Program Files\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\220.127.116.11\bh C:\Program Files\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\18.104.22.168\bh\BabylonToolbar.dll C:\Program Files\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\22.214.171.124\BabylonToolbarApp.dll C:\Program Files\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\126.96.36.199\BabylonToolbarEng.dll C:\Program Files\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\188.8.131.52\BabylonToolbarsrv.exe C:\Program Files\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\184.108.40.206\BabylonToolbarTlbr.dll C:\Program Files\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar\220.127.116.11\uninstall.exe
After that, remove Babylon search virus registry entries:
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\BabylonIEPI.DLL HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\AppID\BabylonTC.EXE HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\BabyDict HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\BabyDict\shell\open\command "C:\Program Files\Babylon\Babylon-Pro\Babylon.exe" HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Babylon\Babylon Client HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\BabylonToolbar HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\MenuExt\Translate this web page with Babylon HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\MenuExt\Translate with Babylon HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Babylon HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Babylon\Babylon Client HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BabylonToolbar HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BabylonToolbar\BabylonToolbar HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions\[SET OF RANDOM CHARACTERS] HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Babylon Client" HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Babylon HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BabylonToolbar
2. Automatic Babylon search virus removal
Antimalware program is a good choice enabling users to clean computer system of all its infections at once, or at least to find out which threats to eliminate. It might happen that Babylon search virus malware blocks downloading or installation of antivirus capable of its deleting. If that is the case, don’t give up! Try the following tips to escape the malware aggression:
- rename executable of the downloaded antimalware to “explorer.exe” and run it;
- try to install remover from Safe Mode (press F8 when Windows starts);
- try to download Babylon search virus removal tool from uninfected PC and transfer it to infected, using pen-drive.
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