What is RevServicesX? RevServicesX is a malware. It can modify Microsoft Windows OS and web browsers settings, download and install other malicious software, ad-supported software and potentially unwanted apps. Moreover, this virus can give a remote access to your computer and use your computer’s resources to generate digital currency. It will make your PC run very slow. On current date, the RevServicesX virus continues to increase the number of systems which have been infected.
The RevServicesX virus can change computer settings and files, create new folders, download and install other malicious software onto infected computer, use your PC for harmful actions, send information about you to a remote hacker.
And finally, the RevServicesX can collect lots of privacy information about you such as what pages you’re opening, what you’re looking for the World Wide Web and so on. This information, in the future, can be used for marketing purposes.
Thus, this virus is quite dangerous. So, we suggest you get rid of RevServicesX from your machine ASAP. Follow the guidance presented below to remove RevServicesX virus from your system.
Remove RevServicesX virus
There are several steps to deleting RevServicesX virus, because it installs itself so deeply into Microsoft Windows. You need to uninstall all questionable and unwanted apps, then reset your web-browser settings to get rid of any changes RevServicesX virus has made. Finally, you need to check your computer with Zemana, MalwareBytes Free or Hitman Pro to ensure this virus is fully removed. It will take a while.
To remove RevServicesX, execute the steps below:
- Delete RevServicesX related apps through the Control Panel of your machine
- Automatically remove RevServicesX with Zemana Anti-Malware
- Delete RevServicesX virus from internet browsers with HitmanPro
- Automatically delete RevServicesX with Malwarebytes
- Get rid of RevServicesX virus from Google Chrome
- Delete RevServicesX from Internet Explorer
- Get rid of RevServicesX virus from Firefox
- Run AdBlocker to stay safe online
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Delete RevServicesX related apps through the Control Panel of your machine
Some potentially unwanted applications, browser hijacking software and ad-supported software may be removed by uninstalling the free applications they came with. If this way does not succeed, then looking them up in the list of installed programs in MS Windows Control Panel. Use the “Uninstall” command in order to remove them.
Make sure you have closed all internet browsers and other software. Press CTRL, ALT, DEL keys together to open the MS Windows Task Manager.
Click on the “Processes” tab, look for something questionable that is the virus related files, folders and registry keys then right-click it and select “End Task” or “End Process” option. In most cases, malicious software masks itself to avoid detection by imitating legitimate Windows processes. A process is particularly suspicious: it is taking up a lot of memory (despite the fact that you closed all of your programs), its name is not familiar to you (if you are in doubt, you can always check the application by doing a search for its name in Google, Yahoo or Bing).
Next, remove any unknown and suspicious apps from your Control panel.
Windows 10, 8.1, 8
Now, click the Windows button, type “Control panel” in search and press Enter. Select “Programs and Features”, then “Uninstall a program”.
Look around the entire list of apps installed on your computer. Most likely, one of them is the virus and other malicious software and potentially unwanted applications. Select the suspicious application or the application that name is not familiar to you and remove it.
Windows Vista, 7
From the “Start” menu in MS Windows, choose “Control Panel”. Under the “Programs” icon, select “Uninstall a program”.
Choose the suspicious or any unknown programs, then click “Uninstall/Change” button to uninstall this unwanted application from your PC system.
Click the “Start” button, select “Control Panel” option. Click on “Add/Remove Programs”.
Choose an unwanted program, then click “Change/Remove” button. Follow the prompts.
Automatically remove RevServicesX with Zemana Anti-Malware
Zemana Free is a free program for Windows OS to detect and remove ad-supported software, harmful web-browser addons, browser toolbars, and other kinds of potential threats such as malicious software and PUPs, installed on your PC system.
Installing the Zemana Anti Malware (ZAM) is simple. First you’ll need to download Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) from the link below.
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Once downloading is finished, start it and follow the prompts. Once installed, the Zemana will try to update itself and when this task is complete, press the “Scan” button to scan for the RevServicesX virus and other malware and PUPs.
While the tool is checking, you may see how many objects and files has already scanned. Next, you need to press “Next” button.
The Zemana Free will delete RevServicesX virus and other kinds of potential threats such as malicious software and PUPs and add items to the Quarantine.
Delete RevServicesX virus from internet browsers with HitmanPro
Hitman Pro is a free removal tool. It removes PUPs, adware, browser hijackers and unwanted browser extensions. It will identify and delete RevServicesX virus and other malware and potentially unwanted apps. HitmanPro uses very small system resources and is a portable program. Moreover, HitmanPro does add another layer of malware protection.
- Hitman Pro can be downloaded from the following link. Save it to your Desktop.
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- After the download is complete, start the Hitman Pro, double-click the HitmanPro.exe file.
- If the “User Account Control” prompts, click Yes to continue.
- In the Hitman Pro window, click the “Next” to perform a system scan for the RevServicesX and other malicious software and potentially unwanted programs. This task may take some time, so please be patient. When a threat is found, the count of the security threats will change accordingly. Wait until the the scanning is finished.
- After Hitman Pro has completed scanning, HitmanPro will show you the results. Once you’ve selected what you want to remove from your PC click “Next”. Now, click the “Activate free license” button to start the free 30 days trial to delete all malware found.
Automatically delete RevServicesX with Malwarebytes
We suggest using the Malwarebytes Free. You can download and install Malwarebytes to scan for and remove RevServicesX from your system. When installed and updated, the free malware remover will automatically scan and detect all threats exist on the personal computer.
- Download MalwareBytes Free on your PC from the link below.
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- At the download page, click on the Download button. Your web-browser will display the “Save as” dialog box. Please save it onto your Windows desktop.
- Once the downloading process is finished, please close all applications and open windows on your computer. Double-click on the icon that’s named mb3-setup.
- This will open the “Setup wizard” of MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) onto your machine. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
- When the Setup wizard has finished installing, the MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) will run and show the main window.
- Further, press the “Scan Now” button to perform a system scan with this utility for the RevServicesX and other security threats. A scan may take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the count of files on your PC and the speed of your PC system. While the MalwareBytes Free program is scanning, you can see how many objects it has identified as threat.
- Once MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) completes the scan, MalwareBytes Free will show a scan report.
- Review the scan results and then click the “Quarantine Selected” button. When disinfection is complete, you may be prompted to restart the PC system.
- Close the Anti Malware and continue with the next step.
Video instruction, which reveals in detail the steps above.
Get rid of RevServicesX virus from Google Chrome
In order to be sure that there is nothing left behind, we recommend you to reset Chrome browser. It will restore Chrome settings to defaults.
Open the Chrome menu by clicking on the button in the form of three horizontal dotes (). It will open the drop-down menu. Select More Tools, then click Extensions.
Carefully browse through the list of installed add-ons. If the list has the extension labeled with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following steps: Remove Google Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy otherwise, just go to the step below.
Open the Chrome main menu again, press to “Settings” option.
Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the “Advanced” link. Now scroll down until the Reset settings section is visible, as shown in the figure below and press the “Reset settings to their original defaults” button.
Confirm your action, click the “Reset” button.
Delete RevServicesX from Internet Explorer
The Internet Explorer reset is great if your web browser is hijacked by RevServicesX or you have unwanted extensions or toolbars on your web browser, which installed by a malware.
First, launch the Microsoft Internet Explorer, click ) button. Next, click “Internet Options” as displayed on the screen below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, press Reset button. The Internet Explorer will open the Reset Internet Explorer settings prompt. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and press Reset button.
You will now need to restart your PC for the changes to take effect. It will delete virus related files, folders and registry keys, disable malicious and ad-supported web browser’s extensions and restore the IE’s settings such as default search engine, new tab page and start page to default state.
Get rid of RevServicesX virus from Firefox
Resetting your Firefox is first troubleshooting step for any issues with your browser program. When using the reset feature, your personal information such as passwords, bookmarks, browsing history and web form auto-fill data will be saved.
Start the Firefox and click the menu button (it looks like three stacked lines) at the top right of the web-browser screen. Next, click the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu. It will show the slide-out menu.
Select the “Troubleshooting information”. If you are unable to access the Help menu, then type “about:support” in your address bar and press Enter. It bring up the “Troubleshooting Information” page as displayed in the following example.
Click the “Refresh Firefox” button at the top right of the Troubleshooting Information page. Select “Refresh Firefox” in the confirmation prompt. The Mozilla Firefox will start a procedure to fix your problems that caused by the virus and other security threats. After, it’s done, click the “Finish” button.
Run AdBlocker to stay safe online
If you browse the Internet, you can’t avoid malvertising. But you can protect your internet browser against it. Download and run an ad blocker program. AdGuard is an ad-blocking that can filter out a lot of of the malvertising, blocking dynamic scripts from loading harmful content.
Please go to the link below to download the latest version of AdGuard for Microsoft Windows. Save it on your MS Windows desktop or in any other place.
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Once the downloading process is complete, run the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as displayed in the figure below.
Follow the prompts. Once the setup is finished, you will see a window as on the image below.
You can press “Skip” to close the setup program and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” button to see an quick tutorial which will help you get to know AdGuard better.
In most cases, the default settings are enough and you do not need to change anything. Each time, when you start your PC, AdGuard will start automatically and block pop-ups, websites such as RevServicesX, as well as other harmful or misleading web-pages. For an overview of all the features of the application, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, which is located on your desktop.
After completing the instructions outlined above, your computer should be clean from the RevServicesX virus and other malicious software. Your antivirus will no longer detect any security threats. Unfortunately, if the steps does not help you, then you have caught a new malware, and then the best way – ask for help.
Please create a new question by using the “Ask Question” button in the Questions and Answers. Try to give us some details about your problems, so we can try to help you more accurately. Wait for one of our trained “Security Team” or Site Administrator to provide you with knowledgeable assistance tailored to your problem with the RevServicesX virus.