What is OutoBox? Why is it always pop up when I browse on the webpage? How it can get into my computer? what is the effective way to get rid of it? No worries, Tee Support labs has studied this adware recently and has helped many victims out of the case before, you are welcome to read the rest of the post to know about OutoBox pop up and find the effective way to get rid of it.
Brief Description of OutoBox Pop Up
OutoBox is classified as adware and browser hijacker redirect virus, usually it bundle with the free software which you can easily download from the internet. If you download from the untrusted websites, you may have to agree on the installation of the OutoBox. However, many computer may not pay attention to the default installation of the free software. Therefore, we should keep an eye on it and avoid visiting the questionable websites, clicking spam email attachments, etc.
Symptoms Infected by OutoBox Pop Up
Once infected, OutoBox can drop its related files to modify the system registry and some browser default settings including DNS settings. Every time you launch your web browser including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, you will always get OutoBox on your webpage to display some advertisements banners and sponsored links to interfere with your browsing activities. OutoBox is also an malicious browser add-on, if you keep it longer, it will also redirect you to some unknown websites and it is not recommended to click on pop up links showed on the webpage which may redirect you to malicious websites, then more malware may be invited to your computer.
What’s more, OutoBox can attach to almost all the web browser and occupy the system resource to degrade the overall computer performance, besides,it may add more useless toolbars to your web browser or create the useless shortcut on your desktop. The OutoBox is designed by cyber hackers to generate profit, to achieve its purpose, it is designed with the ability to track and store your online traces. Therefore, It is not safe for your personal information like user name, log in number, your favorites, bookmarks, etc. since control panel and task manager cannot help to remove OutoBox pop up, we suggest to remove it manually with expert skills, you are welcome to follow the removal guide step by step below:
Manual Removal Instructions to Delete OutoBox Pop Up
To manually get rid of OUTOBOX virus, it’s to end processes, unregister DLL files, search and uninstall all other files and registry entries. Follow the removal guide below to start.
1: Stop OUTOBOX running processes in Windows Task Manager first.
( Methods to open Task Manager: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC or Press the Start button->click on the Run option->Type in taskmgr and press OK.)
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, tick Show hidden files and folders and non-tick Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then press OK.
3: Go to the Registry Editor and remove all OUTOBOX registry entries listed here:
(Steps: Hit Win+R keys and then type regedit in Run box to search)
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\random HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\run\random
4: All OUTOBOX associated files listed below need to be removed:
%AppData%\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates\random.exe %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~Random
5: Clear your internet history records, internet temp files and cookies.
Reference video on how to remove OutoBox pop up
Note: OutoBox will keep an eye on your browsing traces, it is not suggested to live with it, to completely remove this infection, we need to deal with the program files, processes, .dll files and registry entries, if you questions during the removal process, you can contact Tee Support agents 24/7 online for live help.
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