Delete .gotcha file virus from Windows 10
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Complete Guidance For .gotcha file virus Removal From Infected OS
Brief Introduction About .gotcha file virus
.gotcha file virus is a OS virus usually infect Windows computer. A OS virus is defined as a harmful piece of code which disturbs the entire functionality of the OS computer. .gotcha file virus virus can infect the browsers easily so as to modify its settings directly and gain access on it. If users do not pay attention on what they are downloading from internet then their OS may get infected due to installation of those softwares they have downloaded from internet. The .gotcha file virus is created by cyber crooks with the motive of earning huge money. They try to extort money from innocent user.
How Does .gotcha file virus Enter OS ?
There are many possible ways by which a malware can enter your OS. The first method is the bundling process. According to this method, a piece of junk code is embedded into the installation package of the free softwares available on the internet which users download for free of cost. Peer to peer file sharing over network can also cause invasion of malware into your computer. .gotcha file virus threat is also distributed through email attachments containing harmful viruses in it. Besides, when you visit illegal websites or porn websites you, your OS get infected with this malware. But you can diminish the risk of getting virus installed on your OS using Advanced or Custom installation wizard during the installation of free downloaded software.
Possible Symptoms of .gotcha file virus
On having virus like .gotcha file virus on your OS, you may come across some problems in your OS. This nasty threat will convince you to buy licensed software which costs a good amount of money. It gradually makes the OS slow and degrades the performance. As a result, programs or applications start to respond very slow. You will not be able to use your OS very easily. Internet connection will be disturbed due to presence of this malware. Many unknown icons will be present on the OS desktop. It can make modifications in the registry entries. Whenever you start your OS, .gotcha file virus gets automatically executed.
This will help hackers to remotely access the OS and gather important information.
Removal Guidelines For .gotcha file virus In Windows 10
Part 1 : Help To Start Your OS In Safe Mode
Get Rid Of In Windows XP/Vista/7 –
- Click on Start button.
- Goto Shutdown and click on Restart button.
- Continue to press F8 button when the OS start booting.
- Here, Advance boot menu is present on the screen.
- Select Safe Mode With Networking option and hit Enter key.
Get Rid Of In Windows 8/10 –
- Press Shift key after clicking on Start button.
- Now click on Restart button.
- Select Troubleshoot option from the list.
- Click on Advanced option.
- Click on Startup Settings option.
- From the list given, choose Enable Safe Mode option and click Restart button.
- Then press F5 button for the option Enable Safe Mode with Networking.
Part 2 : Get Rid Of .gotcha file virus From Task Manager In OS
- Altogether press ALT+Ctrl+Del buttons.
- Select Task Manager option.
- Now, select the related malicious process from the running processes then click on End Task button.
Part 3 : Get Rid Of .gotcha file virus From Control Panel In OS
Get Rid Of .gotcha file virus From Windows XP
- Click on Start button and choose and click Control Panel.
- Select Add or Get Rid Of Programs option from the given category.
- In the window that appears, find and Get Rid Of .gotcha file virusrelated programs.
Get Rid Of .gotcha file virus From Windows 7
- Click on Window key present on the keyboard.
- Click on Control Panel option.
- A Control Panel window appears from where click on Programs option.
- From the list of all installed programs, select the .gotcha file virus executable file.
- Click on Get Rid Of option.
Get Rid Of .gotcha file virus From Windows 8 –
- Open run box by pressing Window+R keys together.
- In the run dialog box, type control panel and hit Enter key.
- Click Get Rid Of a Program.
- Now, select all the programs related to .gotcha file virus then click Get Rid Of option.
Get Rid Of .gotcha file virus From Windows 10 –
- Click Start button and select Settings option present in the bottom left corner of the screen.
- Under Setting, select OS option.
- Then, click on App & Features option.
- Now, Get Rid Ofall the unwanted program from your OS.
Part 4 : Removal Of .gotcha file virus From Registry Entry In OS
- Press Windows+R keys to open Run box.
- In the run box, type regedit and click on OK.
- Locate and Get Rid Of all the registry files related to .gotcha file virus.
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain Default_Page_URL
HKEY_LOCAL_Machine\Software\Classes.gotcha file virus
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings CertificateRevocation = 0
Part 5 : Get Rid Of .gotcha file virus From Chrome
Removal of .gotcha file virus From Google Chrome
- Click on Chrome menu present in the top right corner of the window.
- Goto Tools option and click on Extension option.
- Locate all the extensions related to .gotcha file virus.
- Click on trash icon to Get Rid Ofthem.
Removal of .gotcha file virus From Mozilla Firefox
- Launch Mozilla Firefox browser and click on its men button.
- Select Add-ons option from the menu.
- In the Add-on Manger tab, select Extension or Appearance panel.
- Select the .gotcha file virus add-ons and click on Get Rid Of button.
Removal of .gotcha file virus From Microsoft Edge
- Click on (…) button to open the menu.
- Click on Settings option from the drop down menu.
- Choose and click A specific page or pages option under Open with option.
- Select Custom and then put URL you wish to set the default home page.
Removal of .gotcha file virus From Internet Explorer
- Open Internet Explorer and click Tools menu.
- Click on Manage Add-ons option.
- Click Toolbars and Extension tab.
- Select all .gotcha file virus related add-ons and click on Disable button.
- Then click on More Information button and finally click on Get Rid Of button.
Part 6 : Reset Your Web Browsers
Reset Google Chrome –
- Click on Chrome menu -> Settings option.
- Type RESET in search box.
- At last, click on Reset button.
Reset Mozilla Firefox –
- Click on Firefox menu present in the browser window.
- Click Help option -> Troubleshooting Information.
- Click Refresh Firefox present on the top of the page.
Reset Internet Explorer –
- Click on Tools menu -> goto Internet Option.
- Click on Advance tab and hit Reset button.
- Locate Get Rid OfPersonal Settings and hit Reset button.
- Click on Close button and restart your browser .
Reset Microsoft Edge –
- Click on (…) button -> Settings.
- Click on view advanced settings options.
- In the Search in the address bar with option, press <Add new> option.
- Enter the search engine you want to use and press Add as Default.