Remove Virus (Chrome/Edge/Firefox) | Updated


I wrote this article to help you remove Virus. This Virus removal guide works for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer.

Being constantly redirected to the site page is a bad sign. It means that you are probably infected with an adware infection. The adware itself it already in your system, hiding and working from the shadows. Because of it, you suffer constant online intrusions. It is the one redirecting you to the all the time.

Whenever you go online and try loading a page, you somehow end up visiting the above-mentioned link. It either loads in a new tab out of the blue or it directly loads on the page you are currently visiting. This is more than just annoying. It is nerve-wracking. Surfing the web is not what it used to be. It is not safe and it is not fun anymore. You are interrupted non-stop and cannot get any work done online. There is more, though.

You are in danger. The adware exposes you to risk. On the site page, you see a wheel. The text states that you are “today`s lucky visitor” and that you have to “spin the wheel to see if you win”. Needless to say, you are not today`s lucky visitor. In fact, you are not lucky at all and frankly, you will not win any price. This page is fake. You see it because of an adware infection. Do not trust it even for a single second. If you click on it, you may download more parasites on board. This will be your “price”.

Malware doesn’t strike us as a wanted price, though. So, do not spin that wheel. Do not interact with the site at all. When you see it, accept it as a warning and heed it. It will not stop showing up unless you remove the nasty adware from your machine. This is exactly what you should do. The pest needs to be uninstalled ASAP. It brings nothing but troubles. Yes, the redirects to the site are not your only problem. There is more.

Because of the nasty adware, your entire browsing experience is ruined. Every time you so much as touch one of your browsers, you get interfered. It`s like you are no longer in control. And you are not. The infection is. It injects your browsers with tons of ads and you see coupons, deals, offers, in texts, pop-ups, video ads, great deals, etc. on every page that you open. Even the ones which used to be ad-free are now completely covered.

The ads also hide risks. They cannot be trusted. If you happen to click on a corrupted one, you automatically download more infections. Your situation is already bad enough. Your machine won`t be able to deal with more pests. Due to this single adware, your computer is experiencing frequent crashes, slower speed, reboots, etc. If you invite more parasites on board, it will become completely unusable. Don’t push your luck. Delete this adware which turns your online activities into a nightmare. To do so manually, use our removal guide below.

How did you get infected with this pest? Do you often download free programs off of the web? And if you do, do you opt for the Custom installation or for the Standard one. If you answer is the Standard one, change your habits. Under these settings, all extra apps which may be attached to the original program get installed on your PC automatically. You do not see them and you cannot stop them. With the Custom settings, however, you are in control. You see all extras and you can also deselect them before finishing the installation. Do that. Always be in control what enters your machine. Don’t help hackers with your negligence. Virus Removal

STEP-1 Before starting the real removal process, you must reboot in Safe Mode. If you are familiar with this task, skip the instructions below and proceed to Step 2. If you do not know how to do it, here is how to reboot in Safe mode:

For Windows 98, XP, Millenium and 7:
Reboot your computer. When the first screen of information appears, start repeatedly pressing F8 key. Then choose Safe Mode With Networking from the options.
Safe Mode with Networking
For Windows 8/8.1
Click the Start button, next click Control Panel —> System and Security —> Administrative Tools —> System Configuration.‌
Windows 8 Safe Mode with Network
Check the Safe Boot option and click OK. Click Restart when asked.
For Windows 10
Open the Start menu and click or tap on the Power button.
win10 safemode 1
While keeping the Shift key pressed, click or tap on Restart.
win10 safemode 2

STEP-2Here are the steps you must follow to permanently remove from the browser:

Remove From Mozilla Firefox:

Open Firefox, click on top-right corner , click Add-ons, hit Extensions next.
firefox extensions
Look for suspicious or unknown extensions, remove them all.

Remove From Chrome:

Open Chrome, click chrome menu icon at the top-right corner —>More Tools —> Extensions. There, identify the malware and select chrome-trash-icon(Remove).
chrome extensions

Remove From Internet Explorer:
Open IE, then click IE gear icon on the top-right corner —> Manage Add-ons.
ie gear
Find the malicious add-on. Remove it by pressing Disable.


Right click on the browser’s shortcut, then click Properties. Remove everything after the .exe” in the Target box.

ff shortcut


Open Control Panel by holding the Win Key and R together. Write appwiz.cpl in the field, then click OK.


Here, find any program you had no intention to install and uninstall it.


Run the Task Manager by right clicking on the Taskbar and choosing Start Task Manager.

task manager

Look carefully at the file names and descriptions of the running processes. If you find any suspicious one, search on Google for its name, or contact me directly to identify it. If you find a malware process, right-click on it and choose End task.


Open MS Config by holding the Win Key and R together. Type msconfig and hit Enter.


Go in the Startup tab and Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer.

Still can not remove Virus from your browser? Please, leave a comment below, describing what steps you performed. I will answer promptly.

Daniel Stoyanov
Daniel Stoyanov has a Master's degree in Computer Science from the Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria. He is also a Microsoft Certified Professional. Daniel provides top cyber security news with in-depth coverage of malware, vulnerabilities, PC and Network security, online safety.If you have any questions feel free to ask him right now.


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