Since last few days my PC was behaving weirdly and thus last night scanned my PC for malware threats and found Backdoor.Mechbot. I tried to delete it but it’s a rigid one and are not able to delete. PC performance have been degrading gradually as well as Internet speed is just like Hell. How can I delete Backdoor.Mechbot? Any suggestion would be appreciated!!!

What is Backdoor.Mechbot?

Backdoor.Mechbot is vicious type of Trojan virus which mostly known to harm the PC dangerously. It fetch a lot of troubles on the PC without users consent. It is able to destroy your all type of files and corrupt the system security. Generally it enters the PC through bundled with freeware such as audios, videos, games etc, after having clicked some spam emails, porn links, torrent files and harmful ads links etc.

Existence of Backdoor.Mechbot is responsible for boosting the CPU usage which can leads to slow down of the running speed of the system. In fact, it will take long time in opening a file or folder in which you will not be able to work normally. Apart from destruction, it posses harmful impacts on the personal identity of the users. It is capable to monitor the online session of the users and records their keystrokes when they proceed to make any online payments. The worst part is that it will share your information with the remote hackers which can result extremely dangerous for your personal identity. So, if you have detected the symptoms of Backdoor.Mechbot in your system then remove it without wasting a single moment.

How to prevent computer from Backdoor.Mechbot

Unlike worms, Backdoor.Mechbot cannot replicate itself. So it is usually attached to other free downloadble applications for its distribution to multiple system. You can follow the below mentioned tips to avoid Backdoor.Mechbot virus

Avoid using any freeware/shareware software
Keep install of powerful security programs.
Avoid to access any adult sites or malicious domains.
Scan properly any removal device before using it
Avoid reading any email attachment from unknown source.
Regularly scan your entire computer hard drives

Method 1: Remove Backdoor.Mechbot by Using SpyHunter.

SpyHunter is a useful malware removal tool that detects and removes many malicious threats that several of the major brands can’t detect. This tool will be able to find out and delete Backdoor.Mechbot and other related threats from your PC without much trouble. Now follow the steps below to automatically remove the Trojan horse:

Step 1: Download and install SpyHunter on your PC.

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Step 2: Upon the installation, launch SpyHunter and perform a full system scan by clicking “Scan Computer Now”.

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Step 3: Wait for the scan to complete. Then, you will be shown all detected threats on your PC.

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Step 4: To clean up all threats completely, click “Fix Threats” and restart your PC.

Method 2: How to manually get rid of Backdoor.Mechbot?

Restart your computer in Safe Mode with Networking.

For Windows 8:

Reach the desktop on Windows 8 first.
Press Ctrl + Alt + Del keys together.
Open Switch User interface.
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And then hold down the “Shift” key and click on “Shut down” button.
Select Restart option from the pop-up page.
From the next page to choose “Troubleshoot”.
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Click on “Advanced Option” and choose “restart”.
Under Startup Settings, press F5/5 key to navigate to the Safe Mode with Networking.

Windows 7, XP and Vista:
Shut down the affected computer first.
Press F8 key repeatedly until Windows Advanced Option Menu loads.
Select the Safe Mode with Networking option by using the up and down arrow keys.
Hit Enter key to reach the desktop.

Step 2: Open Task Manager by tapping Alt+Ctrl+Del keys together. Move the mouse pointer to “Processes” tab. Detect the fake process created by the Backdoor.Mechbot popup and click on “End processes” to terminate them.

You can skip this step if you do not find any file associated with Backdoor.Mechbot popup.

Step 3: Uninstall Backdoor.Mechbot popup programs from the Control Panel.

Remove Backdoor.Mechbot popup For Windows 7| Vista

  • Click on Start menu and tap Control Panel.

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  • Select “Programs” option and choose “Uninstall a Program”.

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  • Detect all the malicious programs associated with Backdoor.Mechbot popup and click on Uninstall button.

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Steps to Delete Backdoor.Mechbot popup From Windows 8

  • On the right edge of the screen, Click on Search button and type “Control Panel”. Click on search button.

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  • From the search results, select Control Panel. Its Window will appear on the screen, click on Programs and Features option.

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  • Identify the unknown programs and click on Uninstall button to get rid of Backdoor.Mechbot popup permanently.

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Steps to Delete Backdoor.Mechbot popup From Windows 10

  • Click on Start button.

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  • To show all the contents, you need to click on Settings option.

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  • Tap System.

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  • From the System menu, Choose Apps and Features option.

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  • Find Backdoor.Mechbot popup from the list.

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  • Finally, Click on Uninstall button to protect the system from Backdoor.Mechbot popup.

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Step 4.Uninstall Backdoor.Mechbot via System Restore.

System Restore is a utility which comes with Windows operating systems and helps computer users restore the system to a previous state and remove programs interfering with the operation of the computer. If you have created a system restore point prior to installing a program, then you can use System Restore to restore your system and completely eradicate the unwanted programs like Backdoor.Mechbot. You should backup your personal files and data before doing a System Restore.

Steps:

a. Close all files and programs that are open.

b. On the desktop, right click Computer and select Properties. The system window will display.

c. On the left side of the System window, click System protection. The System Properties window will display.

System protection

d. Click System Restore and the System Restore window will display.

system properties system restore

e. Select Choose a different restore point and click Next.

restore system files and settings

f. Select a date and time from the list and then click Next. You should know that all programs and drivers installed after the selected date and time may not work properly and may need to be re-installed.

choose a restore point

g. Click Finish when the “Confirm your restore point” window appears.

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h. Click Yes to confirm again.

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Conclusion

Backdoor.Mechbot is a dangerous Trojan horse to attack windows computer. This virus used to attack computer with the system: Windows 8, Window7, Window 10, Windows Vista and Windows XP and so on. Once this virus infected your computer, it has the ability to change browser settings and DNS to block you access the Internet. So, you will encounter browser hijacker problem on your web browser. Moreover, your compromised computer will run more and more slowly. It may get stuck or crashed or white while you are browsing the Internet. Lots of unwanted shortcut will be displayed your desktop but you can’t remove them. If you want to get your computer back to normal, you are strongly suggested to get rid of this infection as soon as you detect it on your system.