Remove SupHPNot.exe virus infection

SupHPNot.exe is a virus currently infecting many PCs in the world today. In particular, this infection is aimed to prevent users from removing various nasty hijackers from your browser. This tutorial will help you to get rid of SupHPNot.exe infection from your computer.

SupHPNot.exe trojan

SupHPNot.exe has another alternative name HPNotify.exe. Its location is in the XTab folder of “Program Files” directory. This particular infection, as we’ve mentioned above, has in mind to prevent you from removing nasty hijackers from your browser, such as iStartSurf, Omniboxes, Oursurfing, etc.

The majority of browser hijackers today, as well as this SupHPNot.exe and XTab malware, are distributed in the Internet today on the basis of being bundled by default with many other free programs. Users need to pay close attention to what exactly they install into their PCs in addition to the main applications of their choice. It is very important to always carefully read the EULAs (End User License Agreements) of all free applications, making sure you don’t install any unwanted extras. Also, users must always switch to the advanced or custom installation mode where they may uncheck all unwanted third-party software from becoming the part of their PCs by default.

Those users who fail to be duly attentive may end up installing all kinds of junk applications into their PCs, such as SupHPNot.exe virus. In order to get rid of browser hijackers users need to remove SupHPNot.exe malware first. The best way to do it is to scan your PC with a reliable antispyware program.

GridinSoft Trojan Killer is a powerful solution to help you get rid of SupHPNot.exe malware from your system. You will need to delete all the infections it finds (with its full registered version) and to reset your browsers with its help. If you need more assistance on our part, please feel free to contact us at any time of your choice.


SupHPNot.exe automatic removal tool:

SupHPNot.exe removal steps:

  • Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer and scan your computer with it.
  • Click on “Apply” to remove all infections found after the scan is completed:
  • Apply actions by Trojan Killer

  • Shut down all your available browsers.
  • In GridinSoft Trojan Killer click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
  • Built-in utility of Trojan Killer to 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:
  • Options to reset browsers with Trojan Killer

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with SupHPNot.exe in the future.

GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft Trojan Killer

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 Trojan Killer 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):

Malicious item blocked by Trojan Killer

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