How to remove Downloader.Agent2

Downloader.Agent2 (also known as Downloader.Agent2 Virus) is a potentially unwanted program detected by AVG as well as other anti-virus program. Downloader.Agent2 can be obtained completely even without your knowledge. This adware can invade your Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. You can control having this threat provided that in every new program you are about to install, you pay close attention to it.

Take note that a growing number of PC users have this adware often comes from installation of a piece of free software. You are less likely to get this adware infection if you have enough care most particularly in terms of selecting the right program. No matter how tricky it presented to you, you can still avoid having it include along the set up process.

Although technically Downloader.Agent2 is not a virus, it should not be allowed to run over on your system. Its actions and its characteristics are somehow like a virus. This program tends to ruin and only make things more complicated while inside on your windows system. Downloader.Agent2 can hijack your home page and search engine, it can generate various ads and overall, Downloader.Agent2 only interfere with your browsing experience.

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With number of threats that Downloader.Agent2 have, you should not waste any minute to delete it. By the time that sudden changes occur like the unusual pop-up ads that appear on your computer screen, and changes to your browser settings for instance, there is no doubt that there is an Downloader.Agent2 attack on the computer system.

Downloader.Agent2 Behavior

  • Downloader.Agent2 Shows commercial adverts
  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Downloader.Agent2 Deactivates Installed Security Software.
  • Integrates into the web browser via the Downloader.Agent2 browser extension
  • Distributes itself through pay-per-install or is bundled with third-party software.
  • Redirect your browser to infected pages.
  • Changes user's homepage
  • Steals or uses your Confidential Data
  • Modifies Desktop and Browser Settings.
  • Downloader.Agent2 Connects to the internet without your permission
  • Common Downloader.Agent2 behavior and some other text emplaining som info related to behavior
  • Shows Fake Security Alerts, Pop-ups and Ads.

Downloader.Agent2 effected Windows OS versions

  • Windows 8 30% 
  • Windows 7 30% 
  • Windows Vista 12% 
  • Windows XP 28% 

Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Downloader.Agent2.

Anti-Virus SoftwareVersionDetection
Kingsoft AntiVirus2013.4.9.267Win32.Troj.Generic.a.(kcloud)
NANO AntiVirus0.26.0.55366Trojan.Win32.Searcher.bpjlwd
ESET-NOD328894Win32/Wajam.A
McAfee-GW-Edition2013Win32.Application.OptimizerPro.E
Qihoo-3601.0.0.1015Win32/Virus.RiskTool.825
VIPRE Antivirus22702Wajam (fs)
Malwarebytes1.75.0.1PUP.Optional.Wajam.A
Dr.WebAdware.Searcher.2467
Malwarebytesv2013.10.29.10PUP.Optional.MalSign.Generic
McAfee5.600.0.1067Win32.Application.OptimizerPro.E
K7 AntiVirus9.179.12403Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
Baidu-International3.5.1.41473Trojan.Win32.Agent.peo
VIPRE Antivirus22224MalSign.Generic
Tencent1.0.0.1Win32.Trojan.Bprotector.Wlfh
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Downloader.Agent2 Geography

Remove Downloader.Agent2 from Windows

Remove Downloader.Agent2 from Windows XP:

  1. Drag mouse cursor to the left of the Task Bar and click Start to open a menu.
  2. Open the Control Panel and double-click Add or Remove Programs. win-xp-control-panel Downloader.Agent2
  3. Remove the undesirable application.

Remove Downloader.Agent2 from Windows Vista or Windows 7:

  1. Click the Start menu icon on the Task Bar and select Control Panel. win7-control-panel Downloader.Agent2
  2. Select Uninstall a program and locate the undesirable application
  3. Right-click the application you want to delete and select Uninstall.

Remove Downloader.Agent2 from Windows 8:

  1. Right-click on the Metro UI screen, select All apps and then Control Panel. win8-control-panel-search Downloader.Agent2
  2. Go to Uninstall a program and right-click the application you want to delete.
  3. Select Uninstall.

Remove Downloader.Agent2 from Your Browsers

Remove Downloader.Agent2 from Internet Explorer

  • Go for Alt+T and click on Internet Options.
  • In this section, move to the 'Advanced' tab and then click on the 'Reset' button. reset-ie Downloader.Agent2
  • Navigate to the 'Reset Internet Explorer settings' → then to 'Delete personal settings' and press on 'Reset' option.
  • After this, click on 'Close' and go for OK to have modifications saved.
  • Click on the tabs Alt+T and go for Manage Add-ons. Move to Toolbars and Extensions and here, get rid of the unwanted extensions. ie-addons Downloader.Agent2
  • Click on Search Providers and set any page as your new search tool.

Delete Downloader.Agent2 from Mozilla Firefox

  • As you have your browser opened, type in about:addons in the shown URL field. firefox-extensions Downloader.Agent2
  • Move through Extensions and Addons list, delete the items having something in common with Downloader.Agent2 (or those which you may find unfamiliar). If the extension is not provided by Mozilla, Google, Microsoft, Oracle or Adobe, you should be almost sure you have to erase it.
  • Then, reset Firefox by doing this: move to Firefox ->Help (Help in menu for OSX users) -> Troubleshooting Information. Finally,Reset Firefox. firefox_reset Downloader.Agent2

Terminate Downloader.Agent2 from Chrome

  • In the displayed URL field, type in chrome://extensions. extensions-chrome Downloader.Agent2
  • Take a look at the provided extensions and take care of those which you find unnecessary (those related to Downloader.Agent2) by deleting it. If you do not know whether one or another must be deleted once and for all, disable some of them temporarily.
  • Then, restart Chrome.chrome-advanced Downloader.Agent2
  • Optionally, you may type in chrome://settings in URL bar, move to Advanced settings, navigate to the bottom and choose Reset browser settings.
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