Tdata.exe stands for a malicious process associated with the work of a nasty browser hijacker. However, we cannot tell you what exact browser hijacker has nested in your browser. But we know for sure that your PC is in a trouble. Your browser regularly redirects you to plenty of hazardous places in the web. All such events take place when your browser is hijacked or when the PC is contaminated with adware.
This guide will help you to remove tdata.exe virus. In many cases tdata.exe is installed along with certain other free programs. Users definitely need to make sure that they do not allow any hidden installations to take place in their PCs. It is mandatory to always thoroughly read the EULAs (End User License Agreements) related to all free programs you’re dealing with. If you find the information about some third-party software you do not need, go ahead and switch to the advanced (custom) installation mode to prevent any junk software from getting into your PC.
Tdata.exe has the goal to protect those nasty browser hijackers from being easily deleted by you. Users may change the home page of their browser back to google.com or some other decent start page. However, the hijacker will remain because of tdata.exe still enabled.
For the goal of utter elimination of tdata.exe virus we suggest that you perform a complex scanning of your system using a powerful anti-malware software elaborated by GridinSoft LLC. You will need to delete the infections it finds and to reset your browsers with its help as clearly explained in the tutorial below.
Tdata.exe automatic removal tool:
Tdata.exe removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft AntiMalware and scan your PC with it.
- Click on “Apply” to remove all threats found after the scan is completed:
- Shut down all your available browsers.
- In GridinSoft AntiMalware click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
- Follow the instructions, select browsers you need to be reset, and click on “Reset” button. Finally, restart your computer to apply all made changes:
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft AntiMalware:
How to prevent your PC from being contaminated with tdata.exe malware again in the future.
GridinSoft AntiMalware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft AntiMalware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):