How to remove Hardware Helper: Download Removal Tool
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Win32/Win64 (Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 10)
Hardware Helper intrusion method
Hardware Helper copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is hardwarehelper.exe. Then it creates new startup key with name Hardware Helper and value hardwarehelper.exe. You can also find it in your processes list with name hardwarehelper.exe or Hardware Helper. Also, it can create folder with name Hardware Helper under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData.
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Removes all files created by viruses.
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Download Stronghold AntiMalware by Security Stronghold LLC
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Features of Stronghold Antimalware
Removes all files created by Hardware Helper.
Removes all registry entries created by Hardware Helper.
Fixes browser redirection and hijack if needed.
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Threat's description and solution are developed by Security Stronghold security team.
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How to remove Hardware Helper manually
This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Hardware Helper, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Hardware Helper.
To get rid of Hardware Helper, you should:
1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:
Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.
**Trial version of SpyHunter provides detection of computer viruses for FREE. To remove malware, you have to purchase the full version of Spyhunter.
2. Delete the following malicious folders:
3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:
Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.
If Hardware Helper blocks you from running security programs.
Often rogue programs like Hardware Helper block you from running security programs and visiting anti-virus websites. In this case we recommend you to boot your Windows in Safe Mode with Networking. This is special mode when Windows will not load third-party services, drivers and start-up objects. However you will be able to use Internet. Just download and run suggested programs for easy Hardware Helper removal is Safe Mode with Networking. To load in Safe Mode with Networking and remove Hardware Helper do the following:
Information provided by: Aleksei Abalmasov