Iminent Search redirect virus – how to stop iminent malware

Iminent Search virus is actually a browser hijacker that will cause webpage redirection on infected computer. If your system is infected with Iminent malware, it will redirect you to search.iminent.com website each time you try to find something using Google or another search engine. This behavior is not only annoying but it can be dangerous as it may lead you to infected sites or it may promote some fake scam products. Thus it is recommended to get rid of Iminent redirection problem as soon as possible.
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Iminent.com search redirection is caused by a Trojan infection that hijacks your web browser. It may modify your browser settings and homepage. This virus is similar to the old parasite Google Redirect virus. Iminent is harmful threat because it will promote some fake products that might look attractive. Iminent redirect is classified as virus because it use malicious tactics to enter in your computer without user consent. Moreover it cannot be uninstalled through system control panel. And the worst thing, it will not let the user find accurate things using Google because it will display relevant but spam results.

How to uninstall Iminent search virus manually:

To remove this virus manually, complete the following set of tasks. Do not forget to create a backup before getting started to the manual removal guide.

Stop Iminent processes:
{random}.exe

Delete Iminent virus files and folders:
%AllUsersProfile%\{random}\
%AllUsersProfile%\{random}.lnk

Delete Iminent malware registry keys:
HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\{random}
HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\Current\Winlogon\”Shell” = “{random}.exe”

Auto Removal

To remove this virus Automatically, We suggest following tools:


Malware Bytes Anti-Malware (Download)


HitMan Pro Anti-Malware (Download)