I wrote this article to help you remove NovostiSporta.info. This NovostiSporta.info removal guide works for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer.
The NovostiSporta.info page is a clear sign of trouble. The site indicates the presence of a nasty adware infection on your PC. Before you panic, read this article. It is a fact that adware parasites are not nearly as dangerous and destructive as ransomware pieces and Trojans. However, they should not be underestimated. This pest can also cause you some irreversible damage. Maybe not directly, but still.
The good news is that the adware is relatively easy to tackle. You can remove it from your system completely but you have to act fast. Leaving on board may worsen your situation. The more time the pest spends undisturbed, the harder it becomes for you to deal with it. The problems it brings along will grow in both number and severity. In other words, things can escalate quickly. So, don’t procrastinate. The adware was never meant to be beneficial to you. It doesn’t belong in your system. The sooner you get rid of it, the better.
Let`s talk about what will happen if you ignore this infection. First of all, it will completely ruin your previously normal browsing experience. How? The pest appends a pesky plugin to all of your browsers, thus injecting them with sponsored ads. This is what adware parasites are supposed to do. To generate as many ads as possible and help its developers gain pay-per-click revenue. So from this moment on you are bombarded with sponsored commercials on daily basis.
Each page that you visit is heavy on banners and pop-ups. Windows appears. Additional tabs open. Don’t forget about the redirects. It is almost impossible to load the page that you want. Somehow, you always end up visiting another suspicious site just like NovostiSporta.info. The page becomes your online shadow. But it is not alone. The adware redirects you to many others as well.
All of this doesn’t go unnoticed by your machine. It starts to underperform all the time. It lags and it crashes. Pages and programs take ages to load. Sometimes your browsers freeze or your system reboots which leads to data loss. It is not a pleasant experience. And, as we said, neither is your web surfing. Delete the adware and get everything back to normal. In addition to all of this, leaving the pest on board also jeopardizes your safety further. These ads you are buried in cannot be trusted. A single click on the wrong one and you may download more infections on your computer. Don’t risk worsening your situation. Use our removal guide below and get rid of this infection.
How did the adware enter? One of the most commonly used tactics that adware pieces use is called freeware bundling. In other words, crooks attach the adware to another program on the web and when you download this program, you get the adware as well. To prevent that from happening, be more cautious. Opt for the Custom settings in the Setup Wizard instead of the Basic ones. This way you will be able to see this additionally attached pest and deselect it before finishing the installation.
Crooks rely on the fact that most users choose speed over safety. They go with the faster option as they don’t want to lose time. This is their mistake. Don’t let it be your mistake too. No one said that keeping your PC infection-free will be easy. It does require time and attention. Don’t rush. Take the time to see what you are about to install. When you spot an app which is not the one you originally wanted, deselect it. Such programs are usually malicious. Prove the hackers wrong. Prove that you care for your safety.
Before starting the real removal process, you must reboot in Safe Mode. If you know how to do this, 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.
For Windows 8/8.1
Click the Start button, next click Control Panel —> System and Security —> Administrative Tools —> System Configuration.
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.
While keeping the Shift key pressed, click or tap on Restart.
Please, follow the steps precisely to remove NovostiSporta.info from the browser:
Remove From Mozilla Firefox:
Open Firefox, click on top-right corner , click Add-ons, hit Extensions next.
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).
Remove From Internet Explorer:
Open IE, then click IE gear icon on the top-right corner —> Manage Add-ons.
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.
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.
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 NovostiSporta.info from your browser? Please, leave a comment below, describing what steps you performed. I will answer promptly.