Raydld.exe (ihpmServer.exe) malware removal

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IhpmServer.exe and Raydld.exe are two malicious processes which definitely deserve immediate elimination. Both of these processes are actually real programs related to several nasty browser hijackers currently infecting many PCs. For example, iStartSurf, MyStartSearch, Omniboxes and other hijackers use these processes for self-protection against removal by users.

Raydld.exe virus

These two processes ihpmServer.exe and Raydld.exe are often brought into PCs along with other free applications. Sometimes users decide to install these excellent cost-free programs, but the problem is that they often forget about what else they might be suggested to install into their computers additionally to the main software of their choice.

Reading the EULAs (End User License Agreements) of free applications is a good way to avoid adware and malware installation into computers. Always choose the option of a custom (advanced) installation, instead of the standard one. This is the best way to avoid penetration of malicious applications into your system.

Finally, if your system got already infected with ihpmServer.exe, Raydld.exe and other malicious software, follow this guide below that explains best removal of this malware from your PC. Alternatively, you may watch a good video guide explaining manual (free) removal of these viruses.


Anti-malware tool necessary to eliminate Raydld.exe automatically.

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Detailed automatic removal instructions:

  • Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer via the download button (above).
  • Install the application and scan your computer with it.
  • At the end of scan click “Apply” to remove all infections related to this adware:
  • Apply scan results by Trojan Killer

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  • Important! It is also very important that you reset your browsers using GridinSoft Trojan Killer after you delete this particular adware. Shut down all your available browsers right now.
  • In GridinSoft Trojan Killer click on “Tools” tab and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings

  • Select which particular browsers you would like to be reset and choose the reset options:
  • Options to reset browsers

  • Finally, Click on “Reset” button.
  • You will receive the confirmation windows about browser settings reset successfully.
  • Reboot your system now.

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Manual (free) instructions to get rid of Raydld.exe.

Step 1. Uninstalling suspicious software from the Control Panel of your computer.

  1. Make sure that all your browsers infected with Raydld.exe are shut down (closed).
  2. In Windows XP, Vista and 7 click on “Start” and go to the “Control Panel“:
  3. Accessing the Control Panel in Windows XP, Vista and 7 versions

  4. To access the Control Panel in Windows 8 or 8.1, move the PC mouse next to the left-bottom hot corner of your Windows 8 or 8.1 screen, then right-click on it:
  5. How to access the Control Panel in Windows 8 and 8.1

  6. In Windows XP click on “Add or remove programs“:
  7. Add or remove programs in Windows XP

  8. In Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1 click on “Uninstall a program“:
  9. Uninstall a program in Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1

  10. Uninstall suspicious programs from your system. To do it, in Windows XP click “Remove” button related to it. In Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1 right-click on suspicious program with the computer mouse and click on “Uninstall / Change“.
  11. Step 2. Removing the adware from the list of add-ons and extensions of your browser.

    In addition to removal of any suspicious adware programs from the Control Panel of your PC as explained above, you also need to remove this adware from the add-ons or extensions of your browser. Please follow this guide for managing browser add-ons and extensions for more detailed information. Remove any items related to this particular adware and other unwanted applications installed on your PC.

Instructions to prevent your system from being contaminated with adware again:

GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer. To enable the Real-Time Protection mode click on the “Protect” button and hit “Start” as demonstrated below:

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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.

Malicious item blocked by Trojan Killer

Free (manual) removal video: