The Trojan.Neverquest is a malicious Trojan infection that has recently infected thousands of windows based computers in the different parts of the world. It install itself wisely and affect different parts of your operating system. The Trojan.Neverquest infection spread through the malicious websites, compromised links on social websites, junk mail attachments, and corrupt external media devices. It is also revealed that this lethal trojan infection makes your system vulnerable and also creates the privacy issues. The hackers use this Trojan to steal the most confidential details of any user that can be used for online frauds. This information may include the passwords, credit card numbers, and browsing habits. It is also revealed that some of the hackers are using the virus for making money through stock market frauds, and online trading. Sometimes the cyber crooks make money without even losing the money of the victim as they successfully make profit in online trading.
The Manual Removal of Trojan.Neverquest
Once it becomes confirmed that the Trojan.Neverquest attacked your system, and performing harmful activities, you have to find an effective method to normalize your system. There are manual as well as automatic removal options available in this regard; however, you have to select a removal method based on your expertise and capabilities. The manual removal of this Trojan infection has been possible yet complicated, and described below:-
Change the Mode of Operation from Normal to Safe Mode
You cannot remove these types of stubborn infections by remaining in the normal mode of operation; therefore, you have to boot the system in the safe mode. Use the F8 key to see the list of booting options where you have to select the safe mode option from the list and hit the Enter key to boot the system, in the safe mode.
End the Malicious Processes
By remaining in the safe mode you have to access the windows task manager by holding the Ctrl+Alt+Delete keys together. Once the task manager is accessed, clicked on the Processes tab where you can see the list of processes running in the background, and remove the following associated processes of the Trojan.Neverquest:-
- %AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe
Remove the Associated Data
The next step of this process is the removal of the associated data of this infection. Delete the following suspicious files from the system files folder by using the Delete key:-
Reverse the Modification in the Windows Registry
In order to reverse the changes made by this infection in the windows registry, you have to access the registry editor. Select the start menu, click on the Run option and write “regedit.exe” in the box to access the registry editor. Locate and remove the following corrupt entries from the windows registry before Closing the registry editor:-
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Trojan.Neverquest\DisplayIcon %AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe,0
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Trojan.Neverquest\UninstallString “%AppData%[RANDOM CHARACTERS][RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe” -u
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\[RANDOM CHARACTERS] %AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Trojan.Neverquest\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe” -u
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Trojan.Neverquest\DisplayName Trojan.Neverquest
Run a complete system scan after restarting the computer in the normal mode to see how effectively you are able to get rid of this lethal Trojan infection.
Disclaimer: Altering your windows registry items and other computer files should only be attempted by knowledgeable computer users. Errors in registry items may lead to some technical problems affecting other aspects of your machine. We advise you to attempt all these manual steps at your own risk, or else it is better use the Automatic Trojan.Neverquest removal Tool.
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