IhPul.exe is a malicious application which may easily become the part of your PC as a result of your failure to be attentive. You may install some free program and fail to notice that its installer also suggest you to install some other additional utilities into your system. As a result, your computer may become contaminated with many junk programs, including IhPul.exe.
IhPul.exe is actually a special service which is set to be started automatically each time you turn on your computer. The service is related to some nasty browser hijackers, such as YesSearches, HohoSearch, etc. The purpose of IhPul.exe service is to prevent you from removing these nasty browser hijackers from your computer in an easy manner. Of course, you may change the home page of your browser back to google.com or some other decent start page of your choice, however, next time you start them you will still face your home page to be hijacked.
IhPul.exe virus therefore represents a serious problem for many users today. There are many browsers today which are hijacked, such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge. Users cannot get rid of browser hijackers because of IhPul.exe service to be enabled.
What can you do to avoid IhPul.exe virus intrusion?
Whenever you decide to download or install some free program, make sure you always carefully read the EULA (End User License Agreement) related to this application. It is also necessary that you switch to the advanced or custom installation mode to prevent any malicious or potentially unwanted programs from penetrating into your system. So, if you read about some third-party application you do not need, go ahead and uncheck it from being installed by default.
When trying to get rid of IhPul.exe virus many users actually fail to do it effectively. First of all, this program is not even mentioned in the list of legally installed programs. Plus, there are many other malicious processes running in the background, which are related to this sort of computer virus. We suggest that you perform a through scanning of your PC with a decent anti-malware program named GridinSoft Anti-Malware. It will help you to protect your system from further virus intrusion attempts. You will also need to reset your browsers with its help, and this will completely solve your computer problems.
Anti-malware software necessary to delete IhPul.exe automatically.
Detailed automatic removal milestones:
- Download GridinSoft Anti-Malware using the download button (above).
- Install the software and scan your system with it.
- At the end of scan click “Apply” to remove all infections related to this hijacker:
- Important! It is also very important that you reset your browsers using GridinSoft Anti-Malware after you delete IhPul.exe. Shut down all your available browsers right now.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” tab and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Select which particular browsers you would like to be reset and choose the reset options:
- Finally, Click on “Reset” button.
- You will receive the confirmation windows about browser settings reset successfully.
- Reboot your system now.
Note! GridinSoft Anti-Malware is a free scanner to identify malware traces in your computer. This means that its 15-day free trial version is only able to detect infections and remove 2 sole malicious items from your infected PC. If the computer is deeply contaminated with viruses, you need to purchase its full version to delete them.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
Instructions to prevent your system from being contaminated with IhPul.exe again:
GridinSoft Anti-Malware renders an excellent tool to prevent malicious applications from being started in your computer ahead of time. By default, this feature is disabled after you install GridinSoft Anti-Malware. To enable the Real-Time Protection mode click on the “Protect” button and hit “Start” as demonstrated below:
As soon as this feature is enabled, your PC will be protected against all possible malware targeting your computer and attempting to launch and install itself. You may click on the “Confirm” button to continue blocking this infected file from being started, or you may ignore this warning and launch this file.