Introduction of Trojan.Godmodir:

Trojan.Godmodir is a newly discovered Trojan that released on 27 April 2016. It is capable to performs several harmful and notorious activities on the compromised System. This variant of Trojan infection is compatible with all PC that runs on Windows based Operating System such as Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 7 and so on. It takes advantage of the Windows 'God mode' folder to create a special folder by using a specific and unique GUID name. The files which are dropped in this folder are usually not accessible from the Windows explorer. Whenever user tried to access folder, they always be redirected to the Control Panel or other windows. This variant of Trojan is known very well to disrupt user online browsing by redirecting them to several corrupted or hacked sites. It has been specially designed by cyber hackers along with the sole intention to make money and profit for third-party by performing several illegal activities such as generating web traffic, tracking online history or browsing activities, stealing all crucial data including IP address, user name, password, contact details etc. Regarding this, there is no any question that you need to delete Trojan.Godmodir as soon as possible because this is the only way to return your System functioning back to the normal.

After executing into the user PC, it creates a specific folder which are as follows:

%UserProfile%\Application Data\Roaming\com4.{241D7C96-F8BF-4F85-B01F-E2B043341A4B}

Trojan.Godmodir usually drops a copy of itself in some files which are following:

%UserProfile%\Application Data\Roaming\com4.{241D7C96-F8BF-4F85-B01F-E2B043341A4B}\lsm.exe
%SystemDrive%\Documents and Settings\{USER}\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\lsm.exe

This variant of Trojan creates the registry entries which are as follows: 

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run lsm = %UserProfile%\Application Data\Roaming\com4.{241D7C96-F8BF-4F85-B01F-E2B043341A4B}\lsm.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system EnableLUA = dword:00000000

Trojan disables the UAC by creating a registry entry which are as follows: 

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center UACDisableNotify = dword:00000000

Trojan.Godmodir – Intrusion Method

Trojan.Godmodir is  known as a clandestine Trojan  infection that can enter your PC secretly and surreptitiously. Most of the System users are easily get infected with this Trojan via visiting some untrustworthy sites because it uses JavaScript technique. Along with this it uses other ways to get intrudes into your PC but some of them are as follows:

  1. Through infected Spam-emails or Junk mail attachments.
  2. Via Torrent files or IPC channels.
  3. Through infected removable devices such as memory card, DVD, pen drive etc.
  4. Download of any freeware packages from untrusted and questionable sites.
  5. Via File sharing over the P2P network.

Apart from these, Trojan.Godmodir uses other deceptive way to enters into your Computer and cause several damages.

Harmful Effects of Trojan.Godmodir

There are numerous primary symptoms of Trojan.Godmodir through which you can easily detect it but some of them are as follows:

  • Degrades System and Internet performance speed.
  • Trojan.Godmodir displays tons of annoying pop-ups and links on your desktop screen.
  • Blocked the functionality of task manager, Security Center and Firewall.
  • Steals your all crucial data and send them to remote attackers.
  • Damaged the infected Computers by bringing more additional viruses.

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How to Uninstall Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir to remove it from PC.

How to Eliminate Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir infection.


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


After that, click Add/Remove Program


Uninstall Trojan.Godmodir associated programs from Windows 8/8.1


Uninstall Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir within programs list and click on Uninstall.

Steps to Eliminate Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir.


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



How to Uninstall Trojan.Godmodir From Your Infected Browser

A. Guidelines to Remove Trojan.Godmodir From Microsoft Edge Browser

How to Reset Default Search Engine to Uninstall Trojan.Godmodir

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 Trojan.Godmodir

  • 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 Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir 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 Trojan.Godmodir and click on “Disable” button and Reset IE


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