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Threat indicator: HIGH

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RevContent

RevContent.dll

Adware

Win32 (Windows XP, Vista, Seven, 8)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari



RevContent intrusion method

RevContent

RevContent gets installed on your PC along with free software. RevContent copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is RevContent.dll. Sometimes it creates new startup key with name RevContent and value RevContent.dll. You can also find it in your processes list with name RevContent.dll or RevContent. Also, it can create folder with name RevContent under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation RevContent starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove RevContent immediately.


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How to remove RevContent manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with RevContent, 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 RevContent.

To get rid of RevContent, you should:


1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

  • RevContent.dll

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 RevContent Removal Tool for safe problem solution.


2. Delete the following malicious folders:

  • C:\Program Files\RevContent


3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

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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 RevContent Removal Tool for safe problem solution.


Uninstall RevContent related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for RevContent entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If RevContent won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use RevContent Removal Tool.

Windows 8

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate RevContent or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

Windows 7

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find RevContent

  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find RevContent related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Remove RevContent extension from your browsers

RevContent in some cases can create browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option "Toolbar Remover" under "Tools" in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to RevContent. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:


Internet Explorer

  • While in Internet Explorer click cogwheel icon in the top right corner

  • In the menu choose the Manage Add-ons

  • Select Toolbar and Extension tab.

  • Choose RevContent or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective RevContent removal use RevContent Removal Tool.

Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.

  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/

  • In the list of add-ons find RevContent and click recycle bin icon.

  • Confirm RevContent removal.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extension locate RevContent.

  • Click Remove button near it.


Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like RevContent are very wide-spread, and unfortunatelly many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use Stronghold AntiMalware, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like RevContent.

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