Remove Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg From Windows PC


Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg is another troublesome Trojan infection which infiltrates deep into the targeted computer in order to fetch sensitive information from the victimized computer for example browsing history, credit card and debit card passwords, banking information etc. It avails the benefit of security loop holes on your Windows computer in order to perform different malefic activities in the compromised computer system. Normally, it is distributed with the third party freeware application, email spoofing, clicking questionable link, social engineering, shareware, network sharing, visiting pornographic sites and so on. However, once Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg Trojan horse somehow manages to execute in the infected computer system then you can witness fatal destruction in you Windows computer system. It is one of the most disastrous malware infection which is needed to removed completely.

Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg is capable enough to make your system very slow and can also cause several other performance related issue as well. It disable all the important application in your system and may also delete essential data as well. Furthermore, it occupies the entire hard drive space and generate bulk of junk data in it. It also create backdoor in the compromised computer system and makes it easy victim for other malicious threat. It even helps the remote hackers to access in your computer system. Therefore, it is suggested to the users to uninstall this very critical Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg Trojan virus completely from your Windows computer system otherwise you may experience some severe corruption issue in your system.  


Steps to Remove Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg

Step 1>> How to Boot Windows in Safe Mode to isolate Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg

Step 2>> How to View Hidden Files created by Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg

for Windows XP

  • Exit all Program and Go to Desktop
  • Select My Computer icon and Double Click to Open it
  • Click on the Tools Menu and now select and Click on Folder Options.
  • Select on View Tab that appears in New Window.
  • Check mark on the box next to Dispaly the Contents of System Folders
  • Now Check the box in order to Show Hidden Files and Folders
  • Now press on Apply and OK to close the Window.
  • As soon as these steps are performed, you can view the files and folders that were created by Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg and hidden till now.

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for Windows Vista

  • Minimize all Window and Go to Desktop
  • Click on the Start Button which can be found in lower lef Corner having Windows Logo
  • Click on the Control Panel on the Menu and Open it
  • Control Panel can be opened in Classic View or Control Panel Home View.
  • If you have Selected Classic View, follow this
  • Double Click on the Folder icon to open it
  • Now select the view tab
  • Click on Option to Show Hidden Files or Folders
  • If you have Selected Control Panel Home View, follow this
  • Appearance and Personalization link is to be Clicked
  • Select on Show Hidden Files or Folders
  • Press Apply Option and then Click on OK.


This will Show all the Folders including those created by Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg

Know how to view Hidden Folders on Windows 7, Win 8 and Windows 10

(Following the above steps are necessary to view all the files created by Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg and that is known to exist on Compromised PC.)

  • Open the Run Box by holding together the Start Key and R.



  • Now Type and input appwiz.cpl and press on OK
  • This will take you to the Control Panel, Now Search for Suspicious programs or any entries related to Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg. Unistall it once if you happen to find it. However be sure not to Uninstall any other program from the list.
  • In the Search Field, Type msconfig and press on Enter, this will pop-up a Window


In the Startup Menu, Uncheck all the Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg related entries or which are Unknown as Manufacturer.

Step 3>> Open the Run Box by Pressing Start Key and R in Combination


  1. Copy + Paste the following Command as
  2. notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts and press on OK
  3. This will Open a new file. If your system has been hacked by Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg, certain IP’s will be displayed which can be found in the bottom of the screen.


Look for the suspicious IP that is present in your Localhost

Step 4>> How to Terminate Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg Running Processes

  • Go the Processes Tab by pressing on CTRL+SHIFT+ESC Keys Together.
  • Look for the Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg Running Processes.
  • Right Click on Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg and End the Process.


Step 5>> How to Remove Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg Related Registry Entries

  • Open Registry by Typing Regedit in the Run box and Hit Enter Key


  • This will open all the list of entries.
  • Now Find and search the entries created by Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg and cautiously delete it.
  • Alternatively, you can manually search for it in the list to delete Trojan:Win32/Kovter.C!reg Manually.

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