CainXPii ransomware – What is it?

New variant of Hitler Ransomware has been unleashed, known as CainXPii ransomware which doesn't lock any files on the infected system instead it removes targeted extensions of files and make them corrupted so that you couldn't use them. As usual a ransom note appears on and display text message regarding paying ransom fee and getting corrupted files back. The con artist behind the ransomware demand 20 Euro to be paid via Vodafone Card or PaySafeCard within 1 hour in order to stop crashing your Windows system and getting back your files. You can not use Bitcoin account to pay them. The old version -Hitler ransomware used to use German language for the Ransom note but its new variant CainXPii use English language on both ransom note and ransom lock-screen wallpaper as follows:

-This is HItler RANSOMWARE

Warning: Your Files was Encrypted!!

to back your PC you have to Pay 20€ PaySafeCard

Please enter the Code of the Card below:”

Remember, if you see this ransom note on your desktop, means your PC is definitely infected and you need to delete this ransomware from your PC ASAP.

Infected by CainXPii ransomware – What to do now?

  • If your PC is already infected with this ransomware, delete it and look for alternative solutions to restore your data rather than paying ransom fee. You should know that paying the ransom fee may be your only option if you have really highly valuable data saved on your PC, however, we do not recommend doing this because hackers might steal your financial account login details while making payment to them.

  • You should know that PC Security experts are always working on recovery solutions. All ransomware aren't professionally developed and being cracked. Hence, either you can use other free Data Recovery tools or wait until decryption key comes out.

  • Most importantly, protect your PC with a reliable Antivirus software. It is highly recommended to keep your operating system, applications, drivers and security software up-to-date and do not use cracked Antivirus software.

However, we strongly recommend you to get rid of CainXPii ransomware from your Windows system in order to protect your data. Follow the instruction:

Scan PC to Remove CainXPii ransomware

How to Uninstall CainXPii ransomware from Control Panel from Windows 10

  • Click and Open Start Menu option


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


  • Click on System option


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


  • Now Click on CainXPii ransomware to remove it from PC.

How to Eliminate CainXPii ransomware from Windows 8/8.1

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


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


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


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


After that, click Add/Remove Program


Uninstall CainXPii ransomware associated programs from Windows 8/8.1


Uninstall CainXPii ransomware From Window 7/vista

Tap on F8 Key to Enter Safe Mode


Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”


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


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


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.


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


Now select CainXPii ransomware within programs list and click on Uninstall.

Steps to Eliminate CainXPii ransomware from Windows XP

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


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


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 CainXPii ransomware.


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



How to Uninstall CainXPii ransomware From Your Infected Browser

A. Guidelines to Remove CainXPii ransomware From Microsoft Edge Browser

How to Reset Default Search Engine to Uninstall CainXPii ransomware

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


Click and select on View advanced settings option

advance settings-edge

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


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

How to Reset Default Homepage on Microsoft Edge to Uninstall CainXPii ransomware

  • 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


B. How to Delete CainXPii ransomware 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


Select all the malicious extensions including CainXPii ransomware and then select trash icon


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


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


C. How to Uninstall CainXPii ransomware From Mozilla Firefox

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


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


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


Find CainXPii ransomware 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.


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


D. How to Remove CainXPii ransomware 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.


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.

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


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