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* What is TotalVelocity zSearch

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* Remove TotalVelocity zSearch manually

* Uninstall TotalVelocity zSearch from Windows 10

* Uninstall TotalVelocity zSearch from Windows 8/8.1

* Uninstall TotalVelocity zSearch from Windows 7

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Threat indicator: MEDIUM

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TotalVelocity zSearch

rundll32 * sbuddy.dll

Badware

Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari


In accordance with 2005 study by America On Line Co. and the NCSA, 61 percent users interviewed had TotalVelocity zSearch on their PCs and that they required to perform some TotalVelocity zSearch removal or install some comely TotalVelocity zSearch removal tool. PCs where Internet Explorer program is the primary browser program are particularly attackable to TotalVelocity zSearch attacks even if there's a comely TotalVelocity zSearch removal tool on machine as this browser application is tightly integrated with operating system that allows TotalVelocity zSearch to access to crucial computer parts, so it is obligatory to remove TotalVelocity zSearch just now. In Windows Vista system the problem with TotalVelocity zSearch removal or TotalVelocity zSearch removal tool installing was tried to be relieved by default subdued consumer privileges. Hell of a fight about that, some TotalVelocity zSearch even fulfill functions of TotalVelocity zSearch removal tools when they perform competing TotalVelocity zSearch removal. TotalVelocity zSearch can be scanned by TotalVelocity zSearch removal tools when performing TotalVelocity zSearch removal stopping any endeavours of it to penetrate in the PC. TotalVelocity zSearch removal tool can remove TotalVelocity zSearch which is yet in your PC that is the most notorious method when performing TotalVelocity zSearch removal operation.


TotalVelocity zSearch intrusion method

TotalVelocity zSearch installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (TotalVelocity zSearch). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. TotalVelocity zSearch copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is rundll32 * sbuddy.dll . Sometimes it creates new startup key with name TotalVelocity zSearch and value rundll32 * sbuddy.dll . You can also find it in your processes list with name rundll32 * sbuddy.dll or TotalVelocity zSearch. Also, it can create folder with name TotalVelocity zSearch under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation TotalVelocity zSearch starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove TotalVelocity zSearch immediately.


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How to remove TotalVelocity zSearch manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with TotalVelocity zSearch, 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 TotalVelocity zSearch.

To get rid of TotalVelocity zSearch, you should:


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


  • zsearch.dll
  • zstb.exe
  • 6dkrlr62hs.exe
  • Logger.log
  • ZSearch.log
  • zUninstaller.exe

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 WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:


  • %programfiles%\zsearch\
  • c:\symantec\
  • %programfiles%\zSearch\


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


  • Key: CLSID\{5886a6dc-aaf4-45e9-979a-8e5e6dee30e7}
  • Key: software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\explorer\browser helper objects
    \{5886a6dc-aaf4-45e9-979a-8e5e6dee30e7}

    Value: @
  • Key:
    software\microsoft\internet explorer\toolbar\webbrowser\{5886a6dc-aaf4-45e9-979a-8e5e6dee30e7}

    Value: @
  • Key: software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\run\zsearch
    Value: @
  • Key: software\classes\clsid\{5886a6dc-aaf4-45e9-979a-8e5e6dee30e7}
  • Key:
    software\microsoft\internet explorer\toolbar\{5886a6dc-aaf4-45e9-979a-8e5e6dee30e7}

    Value: @
  • Key: software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\explorer\browser helper objects
    \{5886a6dc-aaf4-45e9-979a-8e5e6dee30e7}
  • Key: software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\run\zsearch
    Value: @
  • Key:
    software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\uninstall\{5886a6dc-aaf4-45e9-979a-8e5e6dee30e7}

    Value: @
  • Key: software\microsoft\internet explorerinternet0%\toolbar
    Value: {5886a6dc-aaf4-45e9-979a-8e5e6dee30e7}

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 WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.


Uninstall TotalVelocity zSearch related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for TotalVelocity zSearch 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 TotalVelocity zSearch 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 WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool.


Windows 10


  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings

  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column

  • Find TotalVelocity zSearch under in the list and click Uninstall button near it.

  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.



Windows 8/8.1


  • 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 TotalVelocity zSearch or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.


Windows 7/Vista


  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find TotalVelocity zSearch

  • Click Uninstall button.


Windows XP


  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find TotalVelocity zSearch related entries.

  • Click Remove button.


Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like TotalVelocity zSearch 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 TotalVelocity zSearch.

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