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Remove PUP.Funmoods and more severe infections

PUP.Funmoods is not a piece of malware. The program is true to its detection name in the sense it is only potentially unwanted (PUP stands for potentially unwanted program).
Along with emoticons for conveying feelings in instant messaging the program may install a toolbar, which does not bring much fun for users. Besides, it might be adjusted in some of its versions to redirect browsing to the websites the user does not request.
Incorrect removal of PUP.Funmoods causes greater problems than the mostly harmless application itself. Typically, users blame it for the harm made by another, more severe infection. Self-treatment of the cyber disease results in system errors and even crashes.
To get rid of PUP.Funmoods and more serious parasites, resort to the free scanner available here.

PUP.Funmoods behaviour and details:


  • PUP.Funmoods may seriously slow your computer;
  • PUP.Funmoods may be difficult to remove manually;
  • PUP.Funmoods may generate other fake alerts;
  • PUP.Funmoods is the consequence of other malware infections;
  • We recommend to remove PUP.Funmoods automatically.

Automated removal:

It is critically important to remove PUP.Funmoods, yet there might be a number of other threats to deal with. Without a doubt, presence of one infection on your PC increases the odds of having more than one threat, other things being equal, for every infection definitely weakens computer system.

The tool to get rid of PUP.Funmoods takes the above consideration into account as it detects the infections through entire hard and removable memory submitted in order that it can delete the specified parasites. It is a multi-purpose solution to satisfy the variety of your computer protection needs. In the meantime, its ability to perform the extermination of rogue in question has been tested specifically, and empirical evidence available that it does cope with the task.

PUP.Funmoods Uninstaller

PUP.Funmoods manual removal instructions:

Incorrect or incomplete deletion happens when one or more constituents of deleted rogue are omitted and/or harmless files and registry values are abolished instead. Such improper act rather harms than cures. If you stand for the manual procedure and is about to apply it, please completely delete the rogue in a strict accordance with the list below.

Remove PUP.Funmoods files:

%System%\drivers\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].sys


C:\WINDOWS\system32\[random name].dll

Remove PUP.Funmoods registry entries:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main “Use FormSuggest” = ‘Yes’

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ’0?

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnonBadCertRecving” = ’0?

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\ActiveDesktop “NoChangingWallPaper” = ’1?

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Associations “LowRiskFileTypes” = ‘.zip;.rar;.nfo;.txt;.exe;.bat;.com;.cmd;.reg;.msi;.htm;.html;.gif;.bmp;.jpg;.avi;.mpg;.mpeg;.mov;.mp3;.m3u;.wav;.scr;’

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = ’1?

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer “NoDesktop” = ’1?

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = ’1?

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random].exe”

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random]”

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “DisableTaskMgr” = ’1?

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Download “CheckExeSignatures” = ‘no’

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced “Hidden” = ’0?

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced “ShowSuperHidden” = ’0?

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