How to remove Princess Locker from Computer?
With increase of Internet Usages as well as their advantages, every day thousands of Computers get attacked by Ransomware infection. Within past few years the online mentioned of the word Ransomware has increased up to 250%. Besides that, hackers were getting more and more creative, realizing that this particular virus type seems to be extremely. The tendency is obvious, this type of malicious software is not going anywhere anytime soon. Additionally, it will probably going to keep on expanding and becoming even more problematic.
Princess Locker is one the Ransomware categorised Computer infection which has been created with the main motive to illegally revenue some money from Computer Users. As Ransomware infection, this vermin has been featured with AES-128 Encryption technology which is supposed to encrypt victims’ personal as well as valuable data and demands for some ransom as bit-coin. This threat mainly manage to get installed inside the marked Computer by taking advantage from third party’s freeware as well as shareware program files which can easily downloaded from Internet’s low secured or unofficial websites. This vermin comes inside marked Computer as huge red alert for victim’s Computer as well as their valuable data. Thus, it is recommended to avoid downloading third party’s freeware as well as shareware program especially form untrusted websites. It can lead the victims in serious trouble.
Princess Locker will confirm its presence inside marked Computer by running malicious functions. As it has been mentioned that this vermin is featured with AES-128 encryption which means this threat claims to be very powerful locking system that only can be unlock with particular key locate on private server. Once it gets loaded, it will generate its own encrypted extension and attach them in each of System’s allocated files in order to take control over Computer and encrypts it. This vermin encrypts whole System including victim’s personal as well as valuable information and leave a ransom note behind on desktop named as _HOW_TO_RESTORE_[extension].TXT or !_HOW_TO_RESTORE_[extension].html which says to pay some ransom about 3 bit-coin (about 1800 US dollars). It will also increase amount of ransom twice of current if victim doesn’t pay bit-coin within offered time.
However, paying money to Princess Locker is not only solution for victims to get back their personal as well as valuable files. Paying money to this threat will not guarantee you to unlock encrypted files or undamaged files. Thus, it is highly recommended to install and run expert’s effective Automatic Removal Tool inside Computer in order to remove Princess Locker.
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Princess Locker: Online as well as Offline impacts
Online errors faced can by Users due to this threat:
- It will change your browser’s default search engine along with homepage and new tab page.
- From the beginning to last of surfing, you will constantly end up redirected to same malicious domain (especially to websites with 404 error page).
- You are blocked from accessing the security related domains.
- While surfing session you were forces to face numbers of pop-up ads and junk notifications.
- Due to unauthorized modifications by Princess Locker, your Computer’s Internet Speed does sluggish.
- You will also eventually get blue screen error (BSOD error) which freezes your entire browser’s process.
- You won’t be able to log out your own personal account due to modification in domain’s java scripts.
- Some strange toolbars and browser extension were automatically installed which increase browsing loading time.
- It will cause your browser freezing which can crashes eventually.
- In will runs click fraud and phishing functions online in order to increase Internet traffic of particular domain and illegally earn some revenue.
- Your mails, social messages were not able to send. It will bounce back right after sending to particular recipient.
Offline errors associated to Princess Locker have been found by experts:
- Some strange Icons were automatically installed inside your Computer’s taskbar, System tray as well as Desktop.
- You can find out some unwanted programs installed inside the PC named inside the Control Panel’s program list.
- You can notice unusual amount of file’s name were attached to favourites which even you don’t know.
- Strange problems were keeps happening while User’s work (performance issues, program gets crashes, etc.)
- PC’s performance got decreased since this vermin installed.
- Even you will not doing any particular work on PC, the RAM as well as CPU resources usage got higher than expect.
- Drives files were modified automatically or they were automatically moved to another drive volume.
- Malicious files replicate with legitimate and automatically delete from PC.
- As after starting the System the PC display got flips upside down or inverted.
- Automatic printing of documents and changing of desktop wallpaper.
- Not opening up task manager or taskbar disappearance.
- PC will take long time of booting and sometime it will restart automatically.
Now, if you don’t want to face all these functions later inside the PC with Princess Locker then you were highly suggested to delete Princess Locker by installing expert’s anti-malware tool inside the PC.
So, what is anti-malware tool?
Anti-malware tool (SpyHunter 4) is a powerful real time protection programs for the Windows Operating System which has been created by Enigma Software Group. It is fully capable to protect the Computer against threat like Princess Locker. However, you can also remove this threat by manual process but it is little bit complexly. Besides that, the manual process requires Computer skill. That means, you need to put some extra effort on your PC in order to remove Princess Locker. As well as, you should have ability to revert back any wrong steps which you have taken in manual process. Otherwise the PC might be goes even worst conditions. On the other hand with the anti-malware tool you don’t requires any extra Computer skill or effort. The Spy Hunter has been designed between experts and novice Users level. Thus, you can easily operate without any worries of harm your Computer. Therefore, in my opinion I would like to prefer anti-malware tool in order to uninstall Princess Locker from Computer.
Complete tutorial to delete Princess Locker using automatic removal method
- As you will run anti-malware tool, you will see two options located in middle of screen. Please click on **Scan Computer Now** option in order to proceed to full System scan.
- You can also see the error result while scanning of PC.
- If you want to scan any particular volume drive or removal pen drives then you can use this Custom Scan option.
- Spyware Helpdesk will help you in solving the PC’s errors online (just like Customer services).
- System Guard, this functions will helps you to keep your Computer safe from offline threat.
- By using Network Sentry Option your browser will safe from online threat and your online activities will be protected by this anti-malware tool.
- Al last, by enabling the Scan Scheduler function, your Computer will automatically keep scanned timely by this tool and notifies you if this tool caught any error.
How to get rid of Princess Locker manually?
Eliminate Princess Locker by going through Control Panel:
- Click on the Start menu icon located on below left of screen (Right click for Windows 8 and 8.1 Users).
- Select Control Panel option > Programs.
- The Programs which were installed on PC were located in this list.
- Please find out Princess Locker as well as their associated files and click on it to uninstall it.
Remove Princess Locker entries from Windows Registry box:
- In order to go to the Windows registry box, please click on Win logo button+ R key together.
- Type **regedit** in run dialog box. (If it asks your permission to open this window then click on Yes button)
- Registry Box will suddenly open up please go through every location given below in this window in order to find out and delete Princess Locker.
- HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\Princess Locker.exe
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Opera Software
Explorer\Main\Start Page Redirect=http://random.com
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\virus name
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon Shell = %AppData%\IDP.ARES.Generic.exe
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run Random
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Random.
Method to prevent Princess Locker and other similar threats in future
After all, the single biggest factor in preventing a threat like Princess Locker infection is lies upon you. Even you already install anti-malware and you scan your Computer timely, if you don’t be carefully towards your PC while using it. It is obviously to get infected by Princess Locker again. Therefore, you just need vigilance to avoid being affected by threat in future and n some tips and suggestion mention here will hopefully prevent your Computer from infection in coming time.
- Keep your anti-malware updated.
- Use strong passwords for valuable information to prevent from hacking.
- Disable auto-run functions for downloaded files and injected drives.
- Block auto update from network inside System.
- Leave it out unknown recipient email attachments.
- Avoid connecting to open source network like Wi-Fi.
- Use hardware based firewall in order to protect your System against infections.
- Deploy DNS protection from automatically get modified.
- Use ad blocker extension and software in order to surf without getting any additional commercial ads and junk notifications.
- Do not use any untrusted or unofficial domain for surfing and downloading files inside browser.