What Is Syswow64?
Syswow64 belongs to the Trojan group that brings a lot of problems to the infected computer. Syswow64 mainly infects windows7. When opening some online video sites, unknown email attachment or downloading free setups, you easily get this infection. You should be careful when clicking strange links. Once it successfully infiltrates into the system, Syswow64 hides so deeply, it will open up system backdoors without your knowledge, through which hackers can easily take control of the compromised computer. You will notice that the computer become slower than before, internet speed slows down like a snail, unkown error pop up randomly. Antivirus programs may catch this parasite and delete it (as it confirmed that), but after you reboot the computer, you will see it again. The purpose of Syswow64 is to capture users’ information. Personal data, such as, web sites visited, password, credit card details will be recorded and sent to remote servers. Besides, Syswow64 is capable of connecting itself to the internet and downloading other threats. As you can see it is totally a pesky and nasty virus. It is extremely important to drop everything that you are doing and to concentrate entirely on removing Syswow64 from your machine
Harmful Symptoms of Syswow64
1. Syswow64 can bring malicious ads to computers, takes over users’ browsers,
2. Syswow64 may steal users’ private data, such as a user name, password, credit card information.
3. Syswow64 will slow down the system and cause security problem.
4. Syswow64 comes with other malware, which will totally damage your computer.
Manually Remove Syswow64
The most effective way to eliminate Syswow64 completely is manual removal. Firstly we suggest you back up windows registry in case any accidentally damages happened during the process. Follow the below guide to start.
Step 1: Open the task manager and stop all processes related to Syswow64
Step 2: Remove all these Syswow64 files:
Step 3: Open the Registries Editor, and then locate the all malicious registries that are added by Syswow64, then delete all of them:
(Note: Sufficient computer skills will be required in dealing with Syswow64 files, processes, .dll files and registry entries, otherwise it may lead to mistakes damaging your system, so please be careful during the manual removal operation. If you cannot figure out the files by yourself, just feel free to contact us.)