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File: http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal

Location of http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware

Check whether http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal is present in the following locations:

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 specific http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal file locations:

  • C:\Documents And Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal

Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8 specific http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal file locations:

  • C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal

If you find http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal file in any of these locations, your computer is very likely to be infected with the following malware:

IMPORTANT: Malware files can be camouflaged with the same file names as legitimate files. The http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.

Notes:

Different Variations of http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
3608D0FE684E8C3D502FA53BF0030953ED7BJun 30, 2015
3608351FE0773C73ABA9C75791B671395B83Jul 19, 2015
5672A1DE095FF20914B8265F975965118B22Aug 13, 2015
36087BC7D177578DD54239F5C6F7C1AD7EA4Sep 1, 2015
3608FF5A3B1E74943AAE73A83CDCC232234CSep 28, 2015
56727AC2B0F7E45C2075C6FFB0FD753690D7Nov 25, 2015
5672869FA9F56541FC796BD4A073573C71A8Nov 29, 2015
3608F878429C2ABA20304D56F0F721E80EF7Jan 22, 2016
3608D1945D16B76AB2ECAD227F6604019EA9Feb 6, 2016
5672ADFB329290221B30BA16C4159BB1F382Feb 14, 2016
3608A234F0030A6B31D0CE8CFC572B594536Mar 7, 2016
3608AEAACAB9AC5BE5E223EF196CC642DAA7May 19, 2016
3608576A6B452FA2BA82078B9B094800DB4FJun 17, 2016
36089D907739861FACED4F9F3B74717F63C8Aug 21, 2016
3608B95A79B29F9D9A4C9A2A4963C7EFC9B2Sep 18, 2016
360886F92578F2EAE659470161E536D78FAANov 9, 2016
3608375A9E85A1AC4790FD1CBD95484CBD58Feb 21, 2017
3608F8FB01E8DBE670B3CF0C2C8A5132AC69Mar 2, 2017
360839DB11010E3BEC28E21E7FC505F54D6BMar 18, 2017
7736E3E3A8CF0407A4B47BCF4DB55010A98BApr 16, 2017
360812E329B7F649CD1BDA14F92967F74E6EApr 29, 2017

Why Is It Important to Remove Malware Files?^

It is imperative that you delete malware-associated files as soon as possible because they can be used - or are already being used - to inflict serious damage on your PC, including:

  • Disrupting the normal functioning of the operating system or rendering it completely useless.
  • Hijacking valuable private information (credit card numbers, passwords, PIN codes, etc.)
  • Directing all your Web searches to the same unwanted or malicious sites.
  • Dramatically slowing down your computer.
  • Gaining total control of your PC to spread viruses and trojans and send out spam.

How to Remove http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal^

  1. To enable deleting the http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal file, terminate the associated process in the Task Manager as follows:
    • Right-click in the Windows taskbar (a bar that appears along the bottom of the Windows screen) and select Task Manager on the menu.
    • In the Tasks Manager window, click the Processes tab.
    • On the Processes tab, select http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal and click End Process.
  2. Using your file explorer, browse to the file using the paths listed in Location of http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.
  3. Select the file and press SHIFT+Delete on the keyboard.
  4. Click Yes in the confirm deletion dialog box.
  5. Repeat steps 2-4 for each location listed in Location of http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.
  6. Notes:

    • The deletion of http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal will fail if it is locked; that is, it is in use by some application (Windows will display a corresponding message). For instructions on deleting locked files, see Deleting Locked Files.
    • The deletion of http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal will fail if your Windows uses the NT File System (NTFS) and you have no write rights for the file. Request your system administrator to grant you write rights for the file.

Deleting Locked Files^

You can delete locked files with the RemoveOnReboot utility. You can install the RemoveOnReboot utility from here.

After you delete a locked file, you need to delete all the references to the file in Windows registry.

To delete a locked file:

  1. Right-click on the file and select Send To -> Remove on Next Reboot on the menu.
  2. Restart your computer.

The file will be deleted on restart.

Note: In the case of complex viruses that can replicate themselves, malware files can reappear in the same locations even after you have deleted those files and restarted your computer. Exterminate It! Antimalware can effectively eradicate such viruses from your computer.

To remove all registry references to a http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal malware file:

  1. On the Windows Start menu, click Run.
  2. In the Open box, type regedit and click OK. The Registry Editor window opens.
  3. On the Edit menu, select Find.
  4. In the Find dialog box, type http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal. The name of the first found registry value referencing http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal is highlighted in the right pane of the Registry Editor window.
  5. Right-click the registry value name and select Delete on the menu.
  6. Click Yes in the Confirm Value Delete dialog box.
  7. To delete all other references to http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal, repeat steps 4-6.
IMPORTANT: Malware files can masquerade as legitimate files by using the same file names. To avoid deleting a harmless file, ensure that the Value column for the registry value displays exactly one of the paths listed in Location of http_videodownloadconverter.dl.myway.com_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.