Remove Trojan.gen.npe.2 Virus | Updated


I wrote this article to help you remove Trojan.gen.npe.2. This Trojan.gen.npe.2 removal guide works for all Windows versions.

As its name perfectly implies, Trojan.gen.npe.2 falls into the category of Trojan horses. In other words, you are infected with a member of the most dangerous type of parasites. It is not a coincidence that when you hear the word “virus”, your mind goes straight to Trojans horses. Trojans` reputation is well-deserved. They are incredibly dangerous, secretive, and destructive. What is worse is that you never know what a Trojan will do to your system. These pests can affect each victim differently, according to what their developers need and want at the moment.

Also, the hackers behind the Trojan can reprogram it anytime they want. If they need money, they can use the Trojan to steal yours. If they need to turn your machine into a part of a botnet, they use the Trojan. They can even use Trojan.gen.npe.2 to ruin your computer just for fun. No one knows what the pest is going to do. That’s why it is important that you act against it as soon as possible. The less time the virus spends in your system, the better. Otherwise, it will be just a matter of time before it causes some irreversible damage.

After successfully entering your computer, the Trojan can change your system registry. Keep in mind that none of the modifications the pest makes require your permission. It is able to make reshuffles as it sees fit in order to serve hackers` purposes. Trojan.gen.npe.2 can also alter some of your important files and/or corrupts others. As a result, some of your programs/applications won`t run anymore. But there is more. Next, the Trojan attacks your browsers. It injects them with numerous sponsored advertisements. In other words, the virus demolishes your browsing experience as well. You are no longer able to find anything you are looking for online as you are constantly redirected and/or bombarded with pop-ups. Your online activities are effectively ruined and you are always a single click away from more malware.

As we said, the ads you are flooded with are sponsored which means that clicking on the wrong one gets you more infections on your already compromised PC. Aside from that, you may also come across some fake program updates which, needless to say, are just as unreliable as the commercials and the redirects. Don’t click on anything generated by this infection even if it looks interesting or helpful. It is not and you should know better. You don’t need more pests to worry about. And speaking of malware risk, Trojans also serve as a backdoor to ransomware, aka the other most dreaded type of parasites. And can you guess what is worse than having one of them on board? That’s right. It is having them both.

Not that you need any more reasons to delete Trojan.gen.npe.2, but there is one more thing. It spies on you and monitors your every online move. It has access to your personal and financial credentials. What is worse is that if the pest has access, so do the crooks behind it. The question is, are you going to sit idly by and let them, or are you going to take actions to get rid of this plague? We suggest the latter. Use our removal guide and remove Trojan.gen.npe.2 before it is too late. It is the best course of action you can take.

How did you get infected with Trojan.gen.npe.2? Trojans cannot enter your PC without your permission and that’s why they turn to tricks to the help them. One of the most popular methods are the good old spam email messages. Hackers attach the Trojan to an email, which they disguise to look legitimate. Usually, they use the names and logos of famous companies, post offices, the police, etc. to dupe you. Do not fall into that trap. Always verify the sender before opening the message. Enter the email address into your search engine and see the results. If anything suspicious comes up, delete the email ASAP. Do not gamble with your safety and do not be careless enough to let hackers trick you.

Trojan.gen.npe.2 Removal

STEP-1 Run the Task Manager by right clicking on the Taskbar and choosing Start Task Manager.

task manager

Look carefully at the file names and descriptions of the running processes. If you find any suspicious one, search on Google for its name, or contact me directly to identify it. If you find a malware process, right-click on it and choose End task.


Open Control Panel by holding the Win Key and R together. Write appwiz.cpl in the field, then click OK.


Here, find any program you had no intention to install and uninstall it.


Open MS Config by holding the Win Key and R together. Type msconfig and hit Enter.


Go in the Startup tab and Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer.

Still can not remove Trojan.gen.npe.2 from your computer? Please, leave a comment below, describing what steps you performed. I will answer promptly.

Daniel Stoyanov
Daniel Stoyanov has a Master's degree in Computer Science from the Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria. He is also a Microsoft Certified Professional. Daniel provides top cyber security news with in-depth coverage of malware, vulnerabilities, PC and Network security, online safety.If you have any questions feel free to ask him right now.


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