Is you have been infected and .tmp file virus keep creating themselves in Temp folder? They continuously keep on creating themselves even after the last file is deleted? Is your anti-virus do not remove this threat from the PC? Then, here we will provide its completely removal guide. Read this post carefully to the end.

.tmp file virus

Short Description About .tmp file virus

.tmp file virus is an executable file downloaded program that used by the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials Alert. The main attention of Fake Microsoft Security Essentials Alert is to scare user into installing or downloading following rogue anti-spyware programs into the targeted PC such as Pest Detector 4.1, Red Cross Antivirus Major Defense Kit, Peak Protection 2010 or AntiSpySafeguard. .tmp file virus takes a lot of unnecessary computer space. The files is developed for lots of reasons. If there are many temporary files install the computer system that caused speed of a computer system automatically slow down. A computer system can be damaged if there exists any malware. They also sometimes ask you to connect to the Internet. It caused the PC shut down abruptly whenever you try to run a virus scan.

Vicious Properties of .tmp file virus

Systems using temporary files are easily prone to virus attacks. When .tmp file virus stays for a longer time and take more space in the PC then, it can install other malware infection in the PC for manipulate the PC. It causes your computer performance become very slow as well as your Internet speed. .tmp file virus has ability to consume a large number of CPU usage to degrade your computer performance strikingly. Thus, it is highly recommended to get rid of .tmp file virus from the PC as early as possible.

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How to Uninstall .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus to remove it from PC.

How to Eliminate .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus infection.


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


After that, click Add/Remove Program


Uninstall .tmp file virus associated programs from Windows 8/8.1


Uninstall .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus within programs list and click on Uninstall.

Steps to Eliminate .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus.


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



How to Uninstall .tmp file virus From Your Infected Browser

A. Guidelines to Remove .tmp file virus From Microsoft Edge Browser

How to Reset Default Search Engine to Uninstall .tmp file virus

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 .tmp file virus

  • 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 .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus 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 .tmp file virus and click on “Disable” button and Reset IE


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