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Linksicle

LinksicleClientIE.dll

Adware

Win32 (Windows XP, Vista, Seven, 8)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari



Linksicle intrusion method

Linksicle

Linksicle gets installed on your PC along with free software. Linksicle copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is LinksicleClientIE.dll. Sometimes it creates new startup key with name Linksicle and value LinksicleClientIE.dll. You can also find it in your processes list with name LinksicleClientIE.dll or Linksicle. Also, it can create folder with name Linksicle under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation Linksicle starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove Linksicle immediately.


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Features of SpyHunter 4

* Removes all files created by Linksicle.

* Removes all registry entries created by Linksicle.

* You can activate System and Network Guards and forget about malware.

* Can fix browser problems and protect browser settings.

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Features of Stronghold Antimalware

* Removes all files created by Linksicle.

* Removes all registry entries created by Linksicle.

* Fixes browser redirection and hijack if needed.

* "Toolbar Remover" tool will help you get rid of unwanted browser extensions.

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How to remove Linksicle manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Linksicle, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Linksicle.

To get rid of Linksicle, you should:


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1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:


• buildcrx-license.txt
• Info-ZIP-license.txt
• nsJSON-license.txt
• SimpleSC-license.txt
• UAC-license.txt
• gohhkpbcblcpnaghfmnkfangnkkagacg.crx
• linksicle@linksicle.com.xpi
• LinksicleClientIE.dll
• lssvc.exe
• terms-of-service.rtf
• Uninstall.exe
• lsnfd.sys

Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use Linksicle Removal Tool for safe problem solution.


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2. Delete the following malicious folders:


• %PROGRAMFILES%\Linksicle\


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3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:


  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Linksicle
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions\gohhkpbcblcpnaghfmnkfangnkkagacg
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Linksicle
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{2AD2D8CA-D24D-40D2-A8FC-46952409BA9A}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{A073AC6F-0B69-494C-8D61-60618FA37B4A}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{8A7BE212-5F53-4252-8DCA-1FB5451D4E2B}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{2AD2D8CA-D24D-40D2-A8FC-46952409BA9A}

Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use Linksicle Removal Tool for safe problem solution.


Uninstall Linksicle related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Linksicle entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If Linksicle won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use Linksicle Removal Tool.


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Windows 8


  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate Linksicle or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.


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Windows 7


  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find Linksicle

  • Click Uninstall button.


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Windows XP


  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find Linksicle related entries.

  • Click Remove button.


Remove Linksicle extension from your browsers

Linksicle in some cases can create browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option "Toolbar Remover" under "Tools" in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to Linksicle. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with SpyHunter or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:


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Internet Explorer


  • While in Internet Explorer click cogwheel icon in the top right corner

  • In the menu choose the Manage Add-ons

  • Select Toolbar and Extension tab.

  • Choose Linksicle or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective Linksicle removal use Linksicle Removal Tool.


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Google Chrome


  • Start Google Chrome.

  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/

  • In the list of add-ons find Linksicle and click recycle bin icon.

  • Confirm Linksicle removal.


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Mozilla Firefox


  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extension locate Linksicle.

  • Click Remove button near it.


Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like Linksicle are very wide-spread, and unfortunatelly many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use SpyHunter, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like Linksicle.

Information provided by: Aleksei Abalmasov

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