Eliminate DragonBoost : Best Tutorial To Remove It

This article will help you to get rid of DragonBoost permanently from the infected browsers. Follow the removal guide which is mentioned below the article.

DragonBoost

Everything you have know about DragonBoost

DragonBoost is a deceptive application that has been created by AltoCloud company. It runs in the background and quietly transmits data back to a server in Slovakia. The unwanted program offers to search for latest music games or movies and search for sales, discounts and deals in the Web. These offers are completely useless and it just consuming space on your hard drive. They perform a very important function to let online scammers to earn lots of money per day on unsuspecting users. The nasty application is installed as a DLL which is executed when the PC is boot-up.

More Information About DragonBoost

Threat

DragonBoost

Type

Adware

Risk Level

Medium

Uninstall Command

%UserProfile%\AppData\Local\uninstallro.exe

Created By

AltoCloud company

Distribution Channel

Freeware application, click on redirect ads

Symptoms

Offers to search latest games, movies, music and more.

Affected Browsers

All types of browsers.

Methods Of DragonBoost Distribution?

  • When users installing and downloading any cost free application from Unverified source.
  • Visiting or clicking any malicious links.
  • Using pirated software and outdated anti-virus programs.
  • While you open any infected email attachments which is sent by unknown source or person.

What Are The Potential Risks Of DragonBoost?

DragonBoost pretend itself as a useful program that offers to search and install latest music, games, movies and more but it is not reality. Its all claims are fake and misleading. Creators of this unwanted program earn money by using PPC scheme so, users never click on it. The nasty application is also increase as much traffic as possible to certain domains which could easily be monetized via one of the many online marketing or affiliate platforms. It can easily hijacked all popular web browsers including Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Safari and more. It bombards lots of annoying ads everywhere on your browsers. It may redirect you to unsafe websites and put you at risk of installing malware programs unknowingly. It could make your web browsers crash down, freeze or perform poorly. So, you should eliminate DragonBoost from the PC as quickly as possible.

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How to Uninstall DragonBoost from Control Panel from Windows 10

  • Click and Open Start Menu option

 

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  • Settings option is to be selected on the menu to show all the contents

 

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  • Click on System option

 

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  • On the system Menu, Click on Apps and features option

 

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  • Now Click on DragonBoost to remove it from PC.

 

How to Eliminate DragonBoost from Windows 8/8.1

 

Step 1: Press repeatedly F8 to boot PC in Safe Mode. Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”.

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Step 2: Press ALT+Ctrl+Del to open Windows Task Manager. After that, search all the DragonBoost related processes and then click to “End Task”

 

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Step 3: Type “regedit” in Run dialog box and open Windows Registry Editor. Search and delete all the corrupt registries added by DragonBoost infection.

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Step 4: Go to Start and then click to open Control Panel.

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After that, click Add/Remove Program

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Uninstall DragonBoost associated programs from Windows 8/8.1

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Tap on F8 Key to Enter Safe Mode

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Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”

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First of all close all running programs and open Task manager by pressing ALT + CTRL + DEL keys on your keyboard simultaneously.

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Now Click on Processes menu and select all the processes associated with DragonBoost one by one then click on End Task.

 

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Now go to the desktop, click on Start Menu on the left lower corner. Move to Control panel and use left mouse click over it.

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The Control panel window will open, if are getting the view by Category find and click “Uninstall a program” below “Programs” group.

 

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Now select DragonBoost within programs list and click on Uninstall.

Steps to Eliminate DragonBoost from Windows XP

 

Step 1: Restart PC in Safe Mode by continuously pressing F8 button. After that, select “Safe Mode with Networking”.

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Step 2: Open Windows Task Manager by pressing Alt+Ctrl+Del together. After that, find and select all the DragonBoost associated processes and then click to “End Task” button.

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Step 3: Open Run dialog box and then enter “regedit.exe” to open Windows Registry. Search and then delete all the corrupt and infectious registries added by DragonBoost.

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Step 4: Click Start button and then go to Control Panel, click to open Windows Add/Remove Program. Search all the DragonBoost related programs and then uninstall it from Windows XP.

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How to Uninstall DragonBoost From Your Infected Browser

 

A. Guidelines to Remove DragonBoost From Microsoft Edge Browser

How to Reset Default Search Engine to Uninstall DragonBoost

Select Settings after selecting More (…) on the address bar

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Click and select on View advanced settings option

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In order to input the search engine, Click on <Add new> under option”Search in the address bar with”

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Select Search engine and adds as default by clicking on Add as default option.

How to Reset Default Homepage on Microsoft Edge to Uninstall DragonBoost

 

  • Select More (…) option on the address bar followed by settings
  • Select specific page or pages under Open with option
  • After selecting the Custom option, enter the URL of the homepage you wish to set as

 

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B. How to Delete DragonBoost from Google Chrome

 

Click to Open Google Chrome and then click on menu icon which is on the top right corner and then select Tools → Extensions

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Select all the malicious extensions including DragonBoost and then select trash icon

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Again click on menu icon and select Settings and then click to Manage Search Engines under the Search section

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In Search Engines, remove all the infectious search sites and set Google Chrome as Default Browser

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C. How to Uninstall DragonBoost From Mozilla Firefox

 

Launch Mozilla Firefox and find and click “Firefox” button on the top left corner on the screen.

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A drop down box will appear, navigate to Add-ons option and click on it.

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In the next window select and click on “Extensions” in left pane.

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Find DragonBoost add-on and click on the center area to see the border exactly and click on Disable button.
Wait a moment and let the add-on get disabled.

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Now click the “Remove” button, later on uninstall the add-on Mozilla will ask you to restart the browser.

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D. How to Remove DragonBoost From Internet Explorer

 

First of all Launch Internet explorer by clicking the Task-bar Icon on desktop.

Now Click on Tool Menu on web browser interface.

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Select and click on Manage add-ons in the drop down box.

A View and manage your Internet Explorer Add-ons window will open, now click on “Toolbar and Extensions” option in left pane.

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A list of all installed ad-ons will appear, select DragonBoost and click on “Disable” button and Reset IE

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