Aug 172008
 

If you want to remove SSVICHOSST virus follow one of this solutions

Solution 1

Download and this tool to fix this virus

Solution 2

Virus File Name:

ssvichosst.exe (having a folder icon)

<filename> (a file inside a folder having the same name as the folder, having folder icon)

Symptoms:

You are unable to open TaskManager, Regedit, CMD, Msconfig, etc.

Some windows open for fractions of seconds and suddenly gets closed. Like TaskManager, Regedit, etc.

No command works in ’command’ window, except ‘exit’.

The Tools>FolderOptions is gone in the Windows Explorer.

You cannot see your hidden files.

Your system has become too slow. As the virus process takes up almost half of the resources.

Behind the screen:

The virus copies the virus file “SSVICHOST.EXE” to C:\Windows\ and to C:\Windows\System32\ .

It runs its process SSVICHOSST.EXE as the background process under User.

Processes with the other file name may also be running with the WindowTitle ‘AutoIt v3?.

It adds a startup program in HKCU\Software\MicroSoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run as ‘Yahoo Massangger***’

Adds a value in registry, HKLM\System\ControlSet001\Services\Schedule ‘AtTaskMaxHours’=0.

Complete detail

Solution

Follow this long procedure . . .

End Task*
———-
1. On desktop> right-click> new> shortcut
2. Enter
taskkill.exe /F /FI “IMAGENAME eq ssvichosst.exe”
3. Next> finish
4. Double click the shortcut file just created

*In some case, if this “taskkill.exe” file is not available in the windows\system32 directory (esp. in laptops), then try to get it from someone’s comp.

Enable Task Manager
——————-
1. Start> run

reg add HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System /v DisableTaskMgr /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

2. Start> run

reg add HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System /v DisableTaskMgr /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

Enable CMD
———-
1. Start> run

reg add HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System /v DisableCmd /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

2. Start> run

reg add HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System /v DisableCmd /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

Enable Regedit
————–
1. Start> run

reg add HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System /v DisableRegistryTools /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

2. Start> run

reg add HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System /v DisableRegistryTools /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

Folder Option & Hidden Files
—————————-
1. Start> run

reg add HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer /v NoFolderOptions /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

2. Start> run

reg add HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer /v NoFolderOptions /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

3. Start> run

reg add HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced /v Hidden /t REG_DWORD /d 1 /f

4. Start>run

reg add HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\Hidden\SHOWALL /v CheckedValue /t REG_DWORD /d 1 /f

reg add HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\Hidden\SHOWALL /v DefaultValue /t REG_DWORD /d 2 /f

reg add HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\Hidden\NOHIDDEN /v CheckedValue /t REG_DWORD /d 2 /f

reg add HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\Hidden\NOHIDDEN /v DefaultValue /t REG_DWORD /d 2 /f

Delete Virus Files**
——————–
1. Start> run> CMD
del %windir%\ssvichosst.exe /a /f /q
del %windir%\system32\ssvichosst.exe /a /f /q

**Do not double click these files, otherwise you have to start from the begining

Delete Startup Launch of Virus***
———————————–

1. Start> run
reg delete HKCU\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run /v Yahoo Messengger

Fix for ” Windows cannot find ssvichosst”

—————————————–

1. START> RUN > type CMD > now paste the following
reg add “HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon” /v Shell /t REG_SZ /d Explorer.exe

this procedure is to remove the error that comes whenever you restart windows
something like “could not find SSVICHOSST” or “error loading SSVICHOSST” or “windows cannot find ssvichost”

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  18 Responses to “Fix for SSVICHOSST.exe missing error when windows start and remove SSVICHOSST Virus”

  1. super
    i need it very much
    thanks boss

  2. This is a genuine fix by some very smart and generous dude. Thank you. forget the expensive fixes that companies try to sell you. This is the one for anyone with reasonable abilities.

  3. Windows cannot find ssvichosst” this fixed worked
    thanks for this fix

  4. Haven’t tried yet that fix on my friend’s infected PC, but there is another error that comes whenever you restart windows even though previously removed from startup list,something like “could not find Temp2.exe”. I have also noticed some other files that come along with autorun.inf: host.exe, Ow.com. I could restore regedit.exe, Task Manager, folder options but I could not install nod32 and I have problems installing Canon printer through USB

  5. Windows cannot find ssvichosst” this fixed worked
    thanks for this fix

    thanks

  6. very good and easily understandable. It could solve my system’s problem. Thank U.

  7. nice one dude!
    but i have a question for you, still the error message still appears when i restart my computer? any mistakes that I’d done? i just did what you said, and after i paste it i close the window (i think not a good thing at all). what should i do? thank man! appreciate it alot.

  8. u rock man task manager problem got solved

  9. nice dude it is simple
    i have solved task manager problem ,folder options problem n
    rigester problem
    thanks dude

  10. thnx for ur site and the comp genious who provided the much needed solution for the problem, and without asking for anything.God bless u.

  11. great healp

  12. Hey…everythin’s fixed, but the error still comes at startup…

  13. tanks.
    tt’s hel me.

  14. Thanks yaar!!! thanks a lot

  15. For Fix for ” Windows cannot find ssvichosst” section reg add…. is giving error like invalid key. Actually we are missing the quotes in shell,REG_SZ and Explorer.exe. Bellow is the correct command syntax. Got in another forum.

    Fix for ” Windows cannot find ssvichosst”
    —————————————–
    1. See that you are logged on with a user that has administrator rights.
    2. Hit Windows Key + R
    3. Type in the run dialog box the following command: CMD.exe
    4. Type the following command in the black box (command prompt)
    REG ADD “HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon” /v “Shell” /t “REG_SZ” /d “Explorer.exe” /f
    5. Close everything & reboot your machine.

  16. hey for notebooks is there anyother way to get “taskkill.exe” to work ? I have tried to get it off the exact same notebook yet it still does not work my knowledge isn’t too great on this sort of thing can anyone please explain to me in simple terms how to get “taskkill.exe” to work and how important is it that it works ?

    Thanks Ethan

  17. Thanks a lot!!!!!!!!!!

  18. Thanks 100%

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