Saturday, March 23, 2013

How to Uninstall Strong Vault Online Backup?

Strong Vault Online Backup is really popular recently. Many computer users have it on their computers. The problem is: they didn’t install it in the first place, Strong Vault seems to come from nowhere. Many people try to uninstall it, but Strong Vault is kind of hard to get rid of. We will talk about this in the following blog.



Strong Vault Description

Strong Vault, or Strong Vault Online Backup. It has been known as one online backup software. It has its own official website and marketing channel, all looks fantastic. But is it really that promising?
Many people complain that Strong Vault can’t do the backup job appropriately, and they worry about their private files maybe compromised. That makes sense. Strong Vault Online Backup shouldn’t be your choice for file security, you can’t enjoy good backup service through Strong Vault. That isn’t one big problem though. The real problem would be uninstallation problem. You will find that Strong Vault won’t go away easily.
Strong Vault will stop you from deleting itself. In that matter, it’s defined as one rogue program. Actually, advertisement publishers have something to do with this. They will gain money if Strong Vault gets installed more. You might notice that some pop up advertisements will show up when you use your browsers. That’s a sign showing that your browser might get infected with some browser hijackers which are bundled with Strong Vault rogue program. Browser hijacker may utilize your browser and download other dangerous viruses. As you can see, quite dangerous it is.

It’s highly recommended that you remove Strong Vault as soon as possible. If you need any help during the removal process, you can contact Tee Support Online Experts by clicking the icon below. We are professional in virus removal work, you will be fine in no time.

What if I Purchase Antivirus Program?

We hate to say that, but antivirus won’t be a hero in this case. Because Strong Vault doesn’t belong to any virus database, which means no antivirus can detect it for the current moment. It takes some for antivirus to update itself. But by then, Strong Vault will change. So, we shouldn’t rely on antivirus this time. We need to do the removal work manually.

How to Uninstall Strong Vault Rogue Program?

Solution One:
We can try to uninstall Strong Vault through Control Panel. Click Start Menu and choose Control Panel. Then click Add or Remove Program. You will see Strong Vault in the program list.
Then you simply click Uninstall. The procedure will automatically run. Finally, you can restart your computer and see if that worked.

Solution Two:

Solution one may not work properly since Strong Vault thought of this as well. Luckily, we have backup plan.

Step 1: Open up Internet Explorer Browser
Step 2: Go here:
Step 3: In the Filter Solutions SEARCH box: TYPE in “Uninstall”
Step 4: You should see an option called: “Fix problems with programs that can’t be installed or uninstalled”
Step 5: Click RUN NOW.

We can also try manual method below:

Step 1: Search and delete associated files belongs to Strong Vault

%ProgramData%\StrongVault Online Backup
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Strong Vault.lnk

Step 2: You should open your Registry Editor and delete following entries.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\Run\random.exe"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings "WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System "DisableRegedit" = 0

Sufficient computer skills will be required in dealing with Strong Vault Rogue Program. Any wrong move in dealing with processes, .dll files and registry entries may lead to mistake damaging your system, so please be careful during the manual removal operation. If you cannot proceed by yourself, you can contact Tee Support Service Center for help.


  1. thank you for solution #2; it seems to have worked just fine.

  2. Thank you! Microsoft fixit took it all of the Strongvault away!!! But without your instructions on where and what to do I wouldn't have found the right thing I needed!! It worked great!