Adware:Win32/AddLyrics comes out as a detrimental browser extension, capable of generating web traffic on Windows operating system typically. In a general way, Adware:Win32/AddLyrics virus can be activated while open browsers normally, including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Safari Opera. And then, the Adware:Win32/AddLyrics would present its Add Lyrics ads page covered on browsers, claiming that Add Lyrics program provides Lyrics to any songs on YouTube and display them alongside the music video for computer users. In reality, being utilized as a hack tool by cyber criminals, Adware:Win32/AddLyrics has been known as a nasty malware that makes damage on affected PC and it is indispensable to remove Adware:Win32/AddLyrics for good and do not download any programs that related to Win32/AddLyrics for the sake of avoiding inserting vicious codes and files.
In some cases, antivirus software users may indicate and detect numerous adware files on their PCs, which may show up as JS:AddLyrics-BA, JS:AddLyrics-AR, JS:AddLyrics-AZ that related to Win32/AddLyrics. Though anti-spyware may has the ability to remove the malicious files to the chest, it may neutralize Adware:Win32/AddLyrics threat when in appears only. The worse thing is, Adware:Win32/AddLyrics may not only make chaos on browser but also system settings such as MBR (Master Boot Record), so that to run automatically whenever Windows starts. Not only the advertisements involved with Adware:Win32/AddLyrics can appear on affected PC, but also additional ads pop up voluntarily that may contain pornographic, games or videos contents. Meanwhile, Adware:Win32/AddLyrics can insert and install its related add-ons on your browsers in order to trace and record search history and cookies. No doubts that you confidential online data can be peeped and stolen by remote hackers. If this is the case, we need to figure out the effective approach to remove Adware:Win32/AddLyrics timely and properly, for the purpose of refraining from unwanted damage and data loss.
Being stuck with Adware:Win32/AddLyrics virus, you may wonder the most practical way to remove Adware:Win32/AddLyrics for good. In order to remove Adware:Win32/AddLyrics, you may have tried lots of antivirus that you trust, but failed. Why? That’s because the security removal tools are not human beings and they cannot catch all the new things. They need to update their functions from time to time to catch the newly released viruses. However, it seems that the infections’ creators know about this and they design all the related files of the viruses in random names. What’s worse, the pests can mutate at a fast speed. Thus, your antivirus cannot remove Adware:Win32/AddLyrics completely. The most effective way to get rid of Adware:Win32/AddLyrics is the manual removal. Hence, we are able to remove all its malicious codes and files. Here is a guide for you.
Method one: Add / Remove Program
For Windows XP, Vista & 7
1. Click on the “Start Menu” and find and click on “Control Panel”.
2. When you are in the “Control Panel”, find the “Add / Remove Programs” tab and click on it.
3. Now you’ll see a huge list with programs, applications and software programs. Now you’ve got to find the Adware:Win32/AddLyrics and select it.
*If you are using Windows 7/Vista:
a: click Programs, choose Uninstall a program
b. Then go to Programs and Features. Here, it may appear as Sing Along.
4. Once you’ve found it, hit the uninstall button and confirm that you want to uninstall the program.
5. Now the uninstall process will start.
6. When it is done, restart your PC.
For Windows 8
1. Access Start Menu by pressing the Windows Key
2. Click Uninstall on the toolbar that appears at the bottom of the screen.
3. The Programs and Features window will open.
4. Highlight Adware:Win32/AddLyrics, and then press Uninstall.
Method two: Completely remove Adware:Win32/AddLyrics
Preparation: Since Registry is one of the most important parts of a computer, if you delete the wrong values or entries there, you will bring more damages to your system. Therefore, if you choose to manually remove Adware:Win32/AddLyrics, you’d better take note of items below:
One: First make sure that your registry is completely backed up on either a CD or external hard drive. Then if there are any problems you can always start from the beginning.
Two: Only delete files and folders you know which are definitely associated with the software. If you aren’t sure then don’t delete in case mistake.
Three: Do not modify Windows registry as you like if you have no knowledge on computers, for it will be damage to your computer if you modify it by mistake.
Four: Restart your system regularly. If you have problems with booting up your computer whilst you are in the process of deleting then you will know exactly where you have gone wrong.
Then, you can start the removal now:
1. Remove the “Program Files” from your computer.
Program files are the files which make the program work, giving it the ability to load up and perform its operations. Removing Program Files from your computer, it will make Adware:Win32/AddLyrics unusable.
Step one: Go to My Computer, and then browse to C:/Program Files/ Adware:Win32/AddLyrics.
Step two: select the entire folder of Adware:Win32/AddLyrics, and then press SHIFT & DELETE to delete the files permanently from your computer.
2. Remove its registry keys
Registry keys serve as a storage medium for data that is to be stored in the Windows Registry. Deleting related Registry keys will prevent the program from working any longer.
Step one: Click “Start” to run, and the search for REGEDIT.EXE on your computer.
Step two: Open it up and then press CRTL + F.
Step three: Then type “Adware:Win32/AddLyrics” in the search box, and then start to search for all the keys with reference to that program.
Step four: Delete each one that comes up from the right hand box.
Step five: when all the steps are finished, reboot your computer.
Many antivirus program users complain that their antivirus cannot help them to remove Adware:Win32/AddLyrics completely for good. Well, there is not any perfect antivirus that can catch all computer infections in the world. Actually, it is the problem not only for your antivirus software, but also for many other even world-leading security applications. New viruses are found daily and although all kinds of security applications have significantly improved the detection of new viruses, technology used by used by virus authors continually changes as they try to avoid detection. Though manual removal is the effective way to remove Adware:Win32/AddLyrics, certain expert skills will be required during the manual removal procedure to avoid wrong operation which may damage your computer permanently.
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