Ultimate VPNTop Removal Guide

VPNTop is enlisted as very harmful program like Trojan downloader. It is owned by cyber criminals and easily spread throughout the system without taking much time and given much opportunity to open backdoor on computer. its presence is weird for users and also for safety of stored personal information including recent searches, stored information, and other personal details. Actually, this malware program comes while visiting harmful web domains and downloading things from insecure web pages. This comes without any pre information and hides behind installed applications. Gradually, it replicate itself at different locations and strengthen its algorithm. Then, removing few of its components is not enough because it is able to redevelop its whole algorithm again with its some of files. It places its registries in registry folder which cannot be removed manually unless you know enough about registries. Single wrong move may take your computer down or damage any of crucial apps. As far as health of computer concern, it is not safe anymore because browsers are badly altered with replaced homepage and search engine. Each search and new tab show flood of unexpected things with severe mean. That’s why, removal of VPNTop malware and its components is very important as soon as possible.

Removal of VPNTop is very important with immediate effects to prevent its endless changes and harmful activities by downloading VPNTop automatic removal tool.

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How VPNTop trojan gets inside?

VPNTop Trojan infection is considered as a very harmful program for computer security that featured with technique to silently get inside the system bundled with freeware, shareware, software update and other fake files attached to your emails. Sometime, it comes in additional option of software installation, when you permit these things without paying notice. No permission, no access. It means, at the time of such software installation, have a look on all additional options you are checking in. Apart from this, while visiting suspicious web pages, few stubborn prompt may appear with a conundrum of yes and no. Hackers know that your answer will be negative so that they trick you on ‘No’ button and as you click them it gets as your approval. Yes, they choose a different and illegal approach too. You are oblivious of it. These activities are only possible because of your focus is not there, where it should be. Be careful while doing anything online and this is the very way to prevent harmful VPNTop kind of threats and other suspicious programs outside the PC.

How dangerous is VPNTop Trojan?

However, VPNTop is somehow very dangerous for entire installed software, programs, personal settings and etc but it takes time to reach every files and corners of PC. If you don’t have any powerful security programs then it takes lesser time to make your PC upside down. Starting from browsers, it replicates suspicious files at various crucial locations on computer including registry editor, windows files, crucial storage location which is being accessed very frequently and also in installed software folders. Sometime, you may start losing your files, folders and stored components with all false reasons at the extreme level of infections. Staying longer on computer, VPNTop Trojan infection may crash your browsers and OS down by changing or deleting their core settings and related files. Before entering in such hazardous situation of losing almost all important settings, software, files, information and etc, just take proper action to stop it and ensure further security. Following are some steps to remove most of additional and harmful files and components of VPNTop from PC. However, these are not the complete solution if harmful threats are completely covered your computer because it attached with deep OS files, registry folders in hidden form. Getting and removal of those kind of files are only possible for automatic security tool. Hence, judge your situation and make your choice. At initial level of infection, go with manual method but at extreme level, you need powerful automatic VPNTop removal tool to eradicate all of its components from PC to ensure PC safety.

Manual VPNTop removal guidelines

Attention! Killing the wrong process and Deleting wrong file and registry key may give you inverse result and also harm you back. If you are novice and have not sufficient technical knowledge then it is just ok don’t go with manual method. You need to jump on automatic VPNTop removal tool directly.

VPNTop infection program is designed and developed by potential cyber criminals with all features to hide deep inside the system in background. It is somewhat difficult to find its files at the possible location. One very expected reason is, its files keep changing their name frequently and also in numbers at different locations of PC. If few of them are left behind after completion of manual process then they download or recreate their complete algorithm. It is very much important to be very careful while going with manual VPNTop removal guideline.

Step 1- Locate VPNTop processes in computer and kill them immediately

To accomplish this, first open Task manager by pressing CTRL+SHIFT+ESC simultaneously

Review all the processes and kill the suspicious ones. (Don’t take risks, because stopping wrong process may affect other program)

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Step 2Remove VPNTop from Windows registry and Startup location

Unhide hidden files

Click ‘Organize’ button after opening any folder

Choose ‘Folder and Search Options’

Select ‘View’ tab

Select ‘Show hidden files and folder’ option

Uncheck ‘Hide protected operating system files’

Click ‘Apply’ and ‘OK’ button

Now open Window registry

After complete loading of operating system, press ‘window logo button’ and the ‘R’ key

A dialog box should open. Type ‘Regedit’

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Attention! Be very careful when editing the Microsoft Windows Registry as it has related with entire OS and installed programs

Sometime, VPNTop and its supporting files may hack browsers. So it is important to clean the hosts file to avoid unwanted browser redirection

Navigate to %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/host

There will be several foreign IPs addresses connected to you at the bottom, if you are hacked. Select and delete them all except localhost entry

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Some more possible damages due to VPNTop may be there on computer. Just undo them all.

This particular Trojan infection can alter DNS settings.

Attention! This step can break your internet connection. So, before changing your DNS settings to use Google Public DNS for VPNTop, please write down the current server addresses on a piece of paper.

You need to do the following to fix the damage done by the virus.

Move in control panel (click Window logo button and start typing control panel)

Go to Network and Internet

Then network and sharing center

Then change adapter settings

Click properties after right click on your active Internet connection. Under networking tab, you get Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4). Left click on it and then click on properties. Both options should be automatic! By default it should be set to ‘Obtain an IP address automatically’ and the second one to ‘Obtain DNS server address automatically!’ If it is not then just contact your Domain administrator to set these settings, otherwise the internet connection will be interrupted.

Ensure after checking your scheduled tasks that the virus will not download itself again.

Automatic Method to Protect Pc in Future Attack

After completion of manual removal process to remove VPNTop infection, it is suggested to choose any powerful security program to prevent serious infiltration. This is the only way to make manual removal successful. It is recommended to use a free scanner of any professional anti-malware program to identify virus related files which are still present on computer and temporary files that may also be very harmful for system security.

Removal of VPNTop is very important with immediate effects to prevent its endless changes and harmful activities by downloading VPNTop automatic removal tool.

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