Backdoor.Protos is a PC threat which is classified as backdoor trojan. It is created by the third parties with malignant aim to earn illicit profits. This threat find its own way to sneak in different versions of Windows PC and have capability to make it compromised. In the initial phase, Backdoor.Protos wil conduct changes in the default privacy or security settings of the PC to take over its full control. It is known for opening a backdoor in the system and allow the third parties for unauthorized access of your personal data which were stored in the system. Even more, it is also capable to connect your PC to the remote location servers and bypass your credential data secretly. So, you should not allow Backdoor.Protos to stay for long time in the system.
You should know that Backdoor.Protos is extremely fatal from nature which posses dangerous impacts on the system performance and leads it to destructive situations. You may detect lots of fake keys in the Windows Registry Editor which helps the threat to execute automatically whenever you boot the system. It also have capability to boost the CPU utilizations by creating fake processes in the task manager. It can also affect the performance speed of all the basic functions which includes start up, shut down, opening files, playing games, installing applications, Internet connection and many more. Its presence will also corrupt the stored files and disable the installed programs. Therefore, if you don't want to pay heavy penalty in future then remove Backdoor.Protos without wasting a single moment.
Steps to Delete Backdoor.Protos
Step: 1 Restart your Windows PC in Safe Mode
Find the complete details on how to Reboot your PC in Safe Mode (if you are a novice, follow the above given instructions on how to boot up your PC in Safe mode irrespective of the Windows Version that is being used as Windows XP, 7, Win 8, 8.1 and Windows 10)
Step:2 Remove Backdoor.Protos from Task Manager
Press CTRL+ALT+DEL simulataneously to open Task manager. Find Backdoor.Protos Related processes or any other suspicious processes that are running on it. Now Select and delete Backdoor.Protos virus from Task Manager at once.
Step:3 How to Delete Backdoor.Protos Related Startup Items
Press Win + R together and Type “msconfig”.
Now press Enter Key or Select OK.
“Startup” option is to be selected on the Pop-up Window Tab
Now Search for Backdoor.Protos Related applications on Startup Items
Now Uncheck all Unknown or Suspicious items from “System Configuration” related to Backdoor.Protos
Now Click and Select Restart to Start your Computer in Normal Mode
Step: 4 How to Delete Backdoor.Protos from Windows Registry
- Press Win + R in combination to Open Run Box, Type regedit on the search box and press enter.
- This will Open the registry entries.
- Find Backdoor.Protos related entries from the list and carefully delete it. However be careful and do not delete any other entries as this could severely damage the Windows Component.
Also, after completing the above steps, it is important to search for any folders and files that has been created by Backdoor.Protos and if found must be deleted.
Step 5 How to View Hidden Files and Folders Created by Backdoor.Protos
- Click on the Start Menu
- Go to Control Panel, and Search for folder Options
- Click on view hidden files and folders Options, For your convenience, we have included complete process on how to unhide files on all Windows Version. This will delete all the files and folders associated with Backdoor.Protos that was existing on your compromised system.
Still, if you are unable to get rid of Backdoor.Protos using manual steps, you need to scan your PC to detect Backdoor.Protos.
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