exe.emorhc.bat (exe.erolpxei.bat) – what is it?

If you see exe.emorhc.bat or exe.erolpxei.bat in the path, it means that the shortcut of the browser was modified by the malware program. As a result you may experience the following problems:

  • unknown page opens as a homepage;
  • the default search engine is changed to unknown service;
  • various third-party ads appear in the browser on all sites.

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How to remove exe.emorhc.bat?

1. Check your PC with AdwCleaner and remove all found adware (guide).

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2. Scan your system with Anti-Malware and remove all found malware (guide).

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3. Remove modified shortcut. Right-click and select unpin this program from taskbar.

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4. Create new shortcut. For this launch your browser from system folder…

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…then right click its button and select Pin this program to taskbar:

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The default path for Chrome is:

"C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe"

5. Delete the directory where malicious files exe.emorhc.bat and exe.erolpxei.bat are located:

C:\Users\Username\AppData\Roaming\Browsers\