TorrentLocker Virus – Removal Instructions
TorrentLocker is a malicious computer program that we have identified to be a dangerous computer virus. TorrentLocker will download onto your computer without your permission and may cause extreme harm to your operating system and important files if not removed immediately. We strongly advise you to follow the instructions at the bottom of this page to permanently remove TorrentLocker from your computer.
TorrentLocker cleverly installs itself on your computer and then pops up with a warning image, requiring payment. Do not follow the instructions of TorrentLocker.
TorrentLocker usually appears as an unfamiliar pop-up window on your screen, pretending to be legitimate software. TorrentLocker is not a legitimate program, it is a malicious and destructive computer virus. TorrentLocker may render many of your files and applications completely useless, or freeze them so you’re unable to access the programs on your computer. TorrentLocker may also prevent you from accessing the internet. Do not follow the instructions shown by TorrentLocker.
We have found the steps below to be the most effective way to remove TorrentLocker. If you do not remove TorrentLocker completely from your system, the symptoms and problems in your computer will worsen over time and you may lose many of your files and programs. Ignoring this dangerous virus will gradually cause more severe damage, so we strongly advise you to remove TorrentLocker immediately.
You must remove TorrentLocker from your computer in order to fully restore your operating system to functional use. Remove TorrentLocker by following the instructions listed below as soon as possible. If you need support in removing this dangerous computer virus, please call 1-888-895-6054 for assistance in getting rid of TorrentLocker immediately.
Step-by-Step TorrentLocker Virus Removal Instructions
The Virus Help Center has carefully created these instructions in order to make the removal of the torrentlocker virus as easy as possible.
1. Restart the Computer into Safe Mode with Networking
The torrentlocker virus is usually a lot less active in Safe Mode with Networking. This will allow you to bypass the virus and install the TorrentLocker Virus Removal software.
How to boot into Safe Mode with Networking:
a. Turn off the computer and wait 1 minute
b. Turn on the computer and immediately begin pressing the “F8” button multiple times until you see the Windows Advanced options menu
c. When the Windows Advanced options menu appears, select “Safe Mode with Networking” and press “ENTER”
2. Install Spyhunter 4
The software we recommend to remove TorrentLocker has received awards for its virus removal capabilities and is used by millions worldwide.
Install Spyhunter 4:
a. Click the “Windows” key and the “R” key to open the Run box (See Image below)
b. Type the following into the Run Command box: iexplore https://virushelpcenter.com/fix and press “ENTER”
c. After pressing “OK” the installation will begin and you will be asked to “Run” or “Save”- Select “RUN”
3. Complete the Scan and Remove the Virus
The software will automatically begin the scanning process and once completed will show the results of all the infections found. Please Note: the scan results will show the files names and not the actual name of the particular virus.
Fully remove TorrentLocker:
a. Click “Fix” when the virus scan is complete.
b. Register Spyhunter to completely remove the virus.
c. Spyhunter will remove the virus and protect you from future threats.