If your files are encrypted by BitCrypt, you need to uninstall BitCrypt as soon as you can to prevent it from locking more of your files. Read this passage to learn the basic knowledge of BitCrypt, and get a way to remove it from your computer completely. Tee Support agents 24/7 online will be with you if you need help.
We have to state that BitCrypt is a legal program in the first place. It “allows the user to store any text message in an encrypted form which is hidden within user specified image. The text is encrypted with one of the strongest encryption algorithms in order to strengthen the level of security.”
However, users suffer problems when they uninstall this program. What is more, BitCrypt may have been taken advantage of by cyber criminals because we got complaints from users saying that BitCrypt encrypts their personal files without permission, and asks money to decrypt those files. Here is what users said to us:
“My laptop is infected and all pdf, word and various file formats are encrypted. It’s called BitCrypt.The virus has left behind notepad files which instructs me to visit a website and pay money in order to get a decryption key.”
This complaint shows that BitCrypt has been made use by cyber criminals to collect money from innocent users by turning this legal program to a computer virus. In this situation, BitCrypt has creates malicious files and registry entries to your computer system. It locks your personal files without your permission and aims to ransom money from users. This computer virus comes with free downloads from the Internet, or it is distributed via spam email attachments or hacked web sites. The problem is, when users try to remove or uninstall BitCrypt from their computer, they suffer problems: it cannot be uninstalled from Control Panel. They got error messages or other problems. You also cannot remove it with anti-virus programs because BitCrypt is a legal program in the first place so that anti-virus programs will not consider it as a computer threat at all. In this situation, you need to uninstall BitCrypt manually as soon as possible to prevent it from locking more of your files.
What Should I Do to My Encrypted Files?
The virus version of BitCrypt locks personal files in target computer. It asks users to pay to get a key in order to decrypt their files. Users are not recommended to pay the ransom because your financial information may be recorded and sent to hackers or the designers of this virus. You need to uninstall BitCrypt before it locks more of your files.
You are lucky if you have a backup of your personal files in an external hardware. Or, you will lose your files forever. Even though you pay the ransom, you cannot get your files back because this is a ransom, a computer virus. That is it. But you still have to remove it. Here is the manual removal guide.
How to Remove / Uninstall BitCrypt
Before performing the manual removal of BitCrypt, reboot your computer and before Windows interface loads, press F8 key constantly. Choose “Safe Mode with Networking” option, and then press Enter key. System will load files and then get to the desktop in needed option.
1. Launch the Task Manager by pressing keys Ctrl+Alt+Del or Ctrl+Shift+Esc at the same time, search for Srv.clickfuse.com processes and right-click to end them.
2. Open Control Panel in Start menu and search for Folder Options. When you’re in Folder Options window, please click on its View tab, check Show hidden files and folders and uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then press OK.
3. Get rid of the listed files created by BitCrypt:
%AllUsersProfile%\ApplicationData\temp\ BitCrypt.dll %AllUsersProfile%\ Application Data\roaming\ BitCrypt.exe
4. Open Registry Editor by navigating to Start Menu, type in Regedit, and then click OK. When you have been in Registry Editor, please remove the following related registry entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run BitCrypt \“[RANDOM CHARACTRERISTIC]” HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall BitCrypt ransomware\Run “[RANDOM CHARACTRERISTIC].exe HKEY_CURRENT_USER\AppEvents\Schemes\Apps\Explorer\Navigating\Uninstall BitCrypt \Run “[RANDOM CHARACTRERISTIC].exe”
Video Guide to Remove Ransom Program
Summary the BitCrypt virus locks users’ personal files and asks money from users. Though you cannot get those files back, you need to remove it from your computer because it keeps locking more your files if you leave it. Tee support agents 24/7 online will give you further instruction if you need help.
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