How to Remove PacMan Ransomware Virus from Your PC

March 27, 2015


PacMan Ransomware Virus Information

PacMan Ransomware is a kind of complicated Ransomware, which is able to get inside your computer without being detected by most anti-virus programs. After infected by this virus, you will suddenly see that most of your files and documents are locked up by PacMan Ransomware in a few minutes. When you try to open a file, there will be only a Web site showing on your screen, which prevents you from accessing a file.

As a kind of typical Ransomware, PacMan Ransomware is able to accuse you of illegal behavior on the Internet. Usually, this Ransomware will tell you that if you don’t get the right key (which needs some money) to decrypt your files or try to remove this warning, all files will be destroyed and you never get them back again. In fact, the real objective of PacMan Ransomware is to make you scared and deceive you of money.

If you pay the money to get the so-called right key to decrypt your files, you will not get your files unlocked for the virus is still within your system. Hence, you should not run into its trap no matter how PacMan Ransomware scaring you. To decrypt your whole files, you only get a solution. That is to take immediate action to remove PacMan Ransomware from the computer. The following part will help you to get rid of this Ransomware step by step, so that you can go on reading and remove it right away.

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Screenshot of PacMan Ransomware:

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Step 1: Remove the Ransomware related programs from your computer

By following the first part of instructions, you will be able to trace and completely get rid of the intruders and disturbances:

  1. To terminate Ransomware application from the system, use the instructions which suit you:

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  • Windows XP/Vista/7: Choose Start button, and then go for Control Panel.

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  • Windows 8: Have the cursor of the mouse moved to the right side, edge. Choose Search and start searching “control panel”. The other way to get there is to make a right click on the hot corner in left (simply, Start button) and go for Control Panel selection.

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As you get into Control Panel, then look for Programs section and choose Uninstall a program.  In case your Control Panel is in Classic View, you should press twice on Programs and Features.

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When Programs and Features/Uninstall a Program Windows appears, take a look at the list provided, find and  uninstall one or all the programs found:

  • Ransomware; HD-Total-Plus; RemoveThaeAdAopp; UTUobEAdaBlock; SafeSaver; SupTab;
  • ValueApps; Lollipop; Software Updated Version; DP1815; Video Player; Convert Files for Free;
  • Plus-HD 1.3; BetterSurf; Trusted Web; PassShow; LyricsBuddy-1; Yupdate4.flashplayes.info 1.2;
  • Media Player 1.1; Savings Bull; Feven Pro 1.1; Websteroids; Savings Bull; HD-Plus 3.5; Re-markit.

Additionally, you should uninstalled any application which was installed short time ago. In order to find those recently installed applcations, press on Installed On section and here investigate programs based on the dates it were installed. Take a better look at that list once again and uninstall any unfamiliar program.
It can also happen that you may not find any of the above listed programs which you were advised to uninstall. If you realize that you do not recognize any unreliable and unseen programs, follow the next steps in this uninstallation guide.

 

Step 2: Uninstall Ransomware pop-ups from browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome

Delete Ransomware pop-up ads from Internet Explorer

By relying on the provided tips you can have your browsres brought back to the normal state.  Here are the tips for Internet Explorer:

  1. Go to Internet Explorer, press on the gear icon (right side). Find yourself on Internet Options.
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  2. In this section, press on Advanced tab, and continue with Reset.
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  3. As you are in Reset Internet Explorer settings section, go for Delete personal settings box, and move forward to Reset.
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  4. As you see that the task is being finished, choose Close selection, for actions to be confirmed. ” To finish, close and reopen the browser.

Eliminate Ransomware pop-up ads from Mozilla Firefox

If Mozilla Furefox browser on your system is somehow broken because of the entrance of viruses, you should restrore it. Restoring in other words means resetting browser to its primary state. Do not be worry as your personal selection on the browser will be safe, e.g. history, bookmarks, passwords and etc.

  1. While you are on Firefox, press on Firefox button, move through Help menu and choose Troubleshooting Information.
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  2. While on this page, choose Reset Firefox (on the right).
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  3. Carry on with Reset Firefox in the apperaing window.
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  4. Now, the browser will be restored to its default settings. When the process is finished, you will see the list of the data imported. Approve by choosing Finish.

Important: As the browser restore was conducted, be informed that the old profile of Firefox will be saved in the folder Old Firefox Data located on your system‘s desktop. You may need this folder or you may just remove it as it owns your private data. In case the reset was not successful, have your important files copied from the mentioned folder back.

Remove Ransomware pop-up ads from Google Chrome

  1. Find and press on Chrome menu button (browser toolbar) and then choose Tools. Continue with Extensions.

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  1. In this tab, delele ane unfamiliar plugins by pressing on the icon of trash can. Importantly, have all or one of these programs removed: Ransomware, HD-Total-Plus, SafeSaver, DP1815, Video Player, Convert Files for Free, Plus-HD 1.3, BetterSurf, Media Player 1.1, PassShow, LyricsBuddy-1, Yupdate4.flashplayes.info 1.2, Media Player 1.1, Savings Bull, Feven Pro 1.1, Websteroids, Savings Bull, HD-Plus 3.5.
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