Remove JoeGo


What is ‘This computer was automatically blocked’ virus?

Recently, the activity of ransomware programs, such as JoeGo virus has significantly increased. Basically, it is a component for Internet Explorer. This family of viruses has already built up enough experience of hijacking computers, since hackers restlessly create new versions. However, once you convert a bitcoin to US dollars, you will see that 615.49 USD could be spent for more meaningful purposes. Once it gets inside the system, it locks the whole system down and disconnects its victim from the Internet connection. Please, never believe this warning because you will lose your money! do NOT download or buy it and block using your HOSTS file.

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JoeGo 4.0 virus encrypts all important files on the compromised system, and then such files become inaccessible. That MP3’s, Movies, Software, etc. .html, .exif, .txt, .odt, .doc, .docx, .ppt, .pptx, .xls, .xlsx, .asp, .aspx, .sql, .rtf, .csv, .bin, .reg, .cer, .sln, .wsc, .ai, .zip, .rar, .srf, .crw, .bdf, .bat, .avi, .mkv, .mov, .mpg, .mpeg, .flv, .wmv, .eps, .qic, .xml, .mdb, .db, .pdf, .ps1, .sct, .jpg, .jpeg, .gif, .png, .bmp and places them in an archive, secured by a unique password. Besides, illegal websites and commercial pop-up ads have also been reported to act an important role in the distribution of this ransomware. Instead of the desktop, you see such message: Please, ignore this fake alert because it’s nothing but a SCAM, which is used to swindle the money.


Regardless of the ransomware type, the majority of these malicious infections spread through the corrupted email attachments. These files contain the ransom note. You should not pay for ransomwares and remove the JoeGo virus instead. The codes of JoeGo virus turned out to be crackable. JoeGo crypto virus encrypts only the data file stored on D: from the system because it may cause system slow downs, browser redirections and other activity which is unwanted and malicious.

* Users infected with Polícia Judiciária JoeGo are allowed to access other accounts on their Windows systems. Do not pay anything as it will not help you. Be more careful with emails form unknown senders even if they look like important. In order to remove the lock, follow these steps: Paying the money will only encourage more of these types of crimes and will not remove the virus itself. In case you have never done backups, and then you may be in serious trouble because there is no tool for restoring files except paying the ransom. Therefore, you should not collaborate with the cyber criminals on any level, because their main intention is to make money, and they will do their best to make their efforts to pay off.

Remove JoeGo virus from the computer

*   It is being spread via spam e-mails. It has been a prevalent method for the recent viruses as well. If none of these methods worked for you, do the following: The executable file of the ransomware can also be downloaded and installed automatically on one’s PC. That is why downloading programs from doubtful sites is not recommended. JoeGo cannot start encrypting files if it does not connect to its command server.

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Manual JoeGo Removal Instructions.

Delete JoeGo related applications

Uninstall from Windows 7 and Windows Vista

  1. Click Start and go to Control Panel.
  2. Choose Uninstall a program and uninstall JoeGo.

Uninstall from Windows XP

  1. Open the Start menu and access Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or Remove programs and remove JoeGo.

Uninstall from Windows 8

  1. Click Windows key + R simultaneously and type in Control Panel.
  2. Tap Enter and navigate to Uninstall a program.
  3. Find the undesirable application and uninstall JoeGo.

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Delete JoeGo from your browsers

Remove JoeGo from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer and choose Gear icon.
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  2. Open Manage add-ons and delete the undesirable extensons.
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  3. Click Gear icon again and go to Internet Options.
  4. In the General tab, replace the current home page with the one you prefer.
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  5. Click OK.
  6. Click Gear icon one more time and access Internet Options.
  7. Move to the Advanced tab and select Remove JoeGo
  8. Mark the box and tap Reset again.

Remove JoeGo from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Start your browser and open the menu.
  2. Seletc Add-ons and navigate to the Extensions.ff-settings-menu Remove JoeGo
  3. Remove the unwanted extensions from the list.
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  4. At the same time click Alt+H.
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  5. Choose Troubleshooting information and tap Reset.
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  6. When the new dialog box appears, tap Reset again.

Remove JoeGo from Google Chrome

  1. Launch your browser and open the menu.
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  2. Choose Tools and go to Extensions.
  3. Select the undesirable add-on and tap Trash icon next to it.
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  4. Access menu again and move to Settings.
  5. Click Manage Search engines under Search and delete the current search engine.
    chrome-manage-search Remove JoeGo
  6. Choose a new search tool.
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  7. Open Settings and Click Show Advanced settings.
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  8. Tap Reset browser settings and then tap Reset one more time to confirm your action.

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