Blekko redirect (http://blekko.com) invites people to visit its pages without providing an option for declining. There is a hijacker infection that ensures opening of the page in the browser on affected PC regardless of user’s opinion on that.
The redirect virus, or browser hijacker, also blocks a set of websites. It performs intentionally unsystematic blocks, probably to avoid user’s exceeding irritation and thus to reduce the risk of Blekko redirect removal.
As the website may appear instead of Google or its search result item loading suddenly opens the intrusive page instead of activating genuine link specific to the queries made by user, removal of Blekko redirect is often referred to as search engine trojan extermination.
Click here to get rid of Blekko redirect redirects by means of eradicating their source, redirect virus.
Blekko redirect details:
Type: Browser Hijacker, Redirect virus
Detection date: 12.05.2012
- Blekko redirect may be difficult to remove manually;
- Blekko redirect may download and install additional malware;
- Blekko redirect may slow your PC;
- Blekko redirect may cause system errors and slowdowns, popup ad’s.
How to remove Blekko redirect virus?
You can choose how to eliminate Blekko redirect infection. Use manual removal guide or delete it automatically:
1. Manual removal process
It is understood that removing Blekko redirect 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 Blekko redirect infection – delete its files and disable processes (in Task Manager):
After that, remove Blekko redirect registry entries:
2. Automatic Blekko redirect 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 Blekko redirect 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 Blekko redirect removal tool from uninfected PC and transfer it to infected, using pen-drive.
If you need further help in using the manual directions or downloading the removal tool, please leave your query as a comment below.
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