What Is Feed.Snap.Do?
Feed.Snap.Do is a malicious browser extension which can take control of your computer. It gets into the poor defended computer easily when users download and install free programs from the Internet. Once installed, Feed.Snap.Do modifies all your settings, including Windows hosts file, DNS, browser settings etc. Your home page will be replaced by search.Snap.Do and you cannot change it back. Besides, the malware program slows down your PC performance. It stops you from installing your Updates, downloads other Trojans, worms, hijackers to make great chaos to your computer. If you don’t delete it completely, it may even gather your personal data then send it to remote servers. As we all know, once confidential information is stolen, it means that financial loss or identity theft may happen. Therefore, it is urgent to get rid of the annoying and dangerous Feed.Snap.Do instantly.
Common symptoms of Feed.Snap.Do
1. Virus of this type usually overrides the default settings of users’ browsers.
2. Home page will be changed to the unwanted one.
3. It may display random pop-up advertisements on your homepage
4. System performance becomes much slower than it was before and browser may crash over and over.
5. Strange websites are automatically opened in new tabs
6. Unknown toolbars, plugin/extensions appear on browsers.
Feed.Snap.Do Removal Instructions
Since antivirus software does not help to delete Feed.Snap.Do, you can choose manual approach. You need to back up your system data before taking actions. Here’ what to do.
step1: Open the task manager and stop the process related to Feed.Snap.Do:
Step2: Remove all files associated with Feed.Snap.Do from the system:
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data\[random] Feed.Snap.Do.
%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\temp_sys.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\[user name]\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files
Step3: Delete registry entries associated with Feed.Snap.Do in the following directories:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\[random numbers]