What is OpenBrowserVersion4?
OpenBrowserVersion4 is considered as a malicious adware that will bring chaos to your PC. It seems that OpenBrowserVersion is a useful tool as it offers you coupons and deals regarding online shopping. But you should know most of these are bogus information. As a matter of fact, it is a potentially unwanted program which will cause various problems when your surf the web, because those deals and ads can be very annoying since they will keep popping up on every webpage you visit no matter you want them or not. Thus, your online activities will be greatly distracted.
OpenBrowserVersion4 is not always a helpful program, so if your computer has infected with this nasty thing, you had better remove it immediately.
How can OpenBrowserVersion4 get inside your computer?
When you download something bundled by this ad-generator and ignore custom installation option while installing the software, you will be very sorry to have this crapware installed on your machine. This crap getting into your system in such a stealthy way will soon dig its way into the core of your browser. Usually, if you frequently visit some dubious websites， open spam mails or click suspicious ads or links, your computer may at the risk of being infected by OpenBrowserVersion4 or other malicious program.
How to remove OpenBrowserVersion4 effectively?
Method 1: Manually Remove the Adware by Following the Guide.
Note: We don’t encourage novice PC users to take the steps below to manually remove the adware, since it is a task of high complexity and risk. Any mistake may result in irreparable system corruption.
Step 1. Boot your computer into Safe Mode with Networking
Restart your computer and keep pressing F8 key until Windows Advanced Options menu shows up, then using arrow key to select “Safe Mode with Networking” from the list and press ENTER to get into that mode.
Step 2. End up the running processes of OpenBrowserVersion4 in Windows Task Manager.
Press Ctrl+Alt+Delete to open Windows Task Manager, find malicious processes and click End Process.
Step 3. Show hidden files and folders and remove files associated with OpenBrowserVersion4
Click on the Start menu, type “folder options” into the search bar and click on “Folder Option” in the search results.
In the pop-up dialog box, click the View tab and uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended).
Step 4. Clean all the malicious files about this infection as below.
Step 5. Delete related malicious registry entries
Open Registry Editor by pressing Window+R keys together, then type Regedit and pressing Enter
Delete all the vicious registries as below:
“http://www.<random>.com/?type=hp&ts=<timestamp>&from=tugs&uid=<hard drive id>”
Method 2: Automatically Remove the Adware by Using SpyHunter.
Step 1. Click the following icon to download SpyHunter
Step 2. Double click on its file and then click the Run button to enter the installation procedure
Step 4. When complete the installation, open SpyHunter and click Scan Computer Now! button to start scan your computer.
Step 5. Then check the scan result and click on Fix Threats button to make your computer clean rapidly.
Software RegCure Pro to help you protect your computer
RegCure Pro scans common problem areas -and quickly and safely fixes them. As well, it has several tools and features to address other performance and computing issues.
Step 1. Download RegCure Pro by Clicking on the icon below
Step 2. Double-click on the RegCure Pro program to open it, and then follow the instructions to install it.
Step 3. When complete the installation, open the application and choose which part you want to scan, and then click the button Click to Start Scan
Step 4. When the System Scan is done, click Fix All button to correct all the security risks and potential causes of your computer slow performance.
Note: One should form a good habit to check computer regularly with reliable anti-virus software and install reputable software from regular websites. Do not open spam e-mails or suspected attachment. Then our computer can always maintain good performance and secure network environment.