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Manual Removal Guide for Ad.GrooveDock

May 3rd, 2017
Threat Details:

Categories:

  • adware
  • bho

Description:

Ad.GrooveDock is a browser add-on that displays advertisements and sponsored links.

Privacy Statement:

http://groovedock.net/Privacy

Links (be careful!):

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Removal Instructions:

Files:
[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDock.BOAS.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDock.BOASHelper.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDock.BOASPRT.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDock.BrowserAdapter.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDock.BRT.Helper.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDock.ExpExt.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDock.PurBrowse.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDock.PurBrowse64.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDockBA.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDockBAApp.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\GrooveDockBrowserFilter.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.BOAS.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.Bromon.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.BroStats.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.BrowserAdapter.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.BrowserAdapterS.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.BrowserFilterG.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.BRT.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.CompatibilityChecker.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.DspSvc.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.ExpExt.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.FeSvc.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.FFUpdate.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.GCUpdate.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.IEUpdate.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.Msvcmon.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.OfSvc.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.PurBrowse.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.PurBrowseG.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins\GrooveDock.Repmon.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\utilGrooveDock.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\GrooveDock.Common.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\GrooveDock.FirstRun.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\GrooveDock.ico".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\GrooveDockBHO.dll".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\GrooveDockuninstall.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\ldhpeopkenpbohbeaohdhfgkjjjijneb.crx".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\updateGrooveDock.exe".[*]The file at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\updater.exe".

Folders:
[*]The directory at "<$APPDATA>\Opera Software\Opera Stable\Extensions\ldhpeopkenpbohbeaohdhfgkjjjijneb\1.0.1_0".[*]The directory at "<$APPDATA>\Opera Software\Opera Stable\Local Extension Settings\ldhpeopkenpbohbeaohdhfgkjjjijneb".[*]The directory at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin\plugins".[*]The directory at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock\bin".[*]The directory at "<$PROGRAMFILES>\GrooveDock".
Registry:
[*]Delete the registry key "{2859a0e0-fe33-407f-80c2-8bef77bdb439}" at "HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\".[*]Delete the registry key "{2859a0e0-fe33-407f-80c2-8bef77bdb439}" at "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\".[*]Delete the registry key "{C690CCD2-2A9F-4D22-A9F4-B78AF92091F9}" at "HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\".[*]Delete the registry key "{F2779EC2-8DFB-4894-B850-E4665D16AB3B}" at "HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Interface\".[*]Delete the registry key "GrooveDock" at "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\".[*]Delete the registry key "GrooveDock" at "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall".[*]Delete the registry key "Update GrooveDock" at "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\".[*]Delete the registry key "Update GrooveDock" at "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet002\Services\".[*]Delete the registry key "Update GrooveDock" at "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet003\Services\".[*]Delete the registry value "id" at "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GrooveDock\".[*]Delete the registry value "iid" at "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GrooveDock\".[*]Delete the registry value "is" at "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GrooveDock\".
Final Words: