Remove WorldOfNotes Virus (Chrome/Edge/Firefox) | Updated


I wrote this article to help you remove WorldOfNotes Virus. This WorldOfNotes Virus removal guide works for all Windows versions.

Are you stuck with the WorldOfNotes toolbar? If yes, you have to take measures. This is program is not nearly as useful and harmless as it pretends to be. It belongs to the family of potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) and it is unwanted indeed. If you think WorldOfNotes will enhance your online experience, think again. In fact, read this article. It provides all the information about the pest you are infected with. You will understand what you are actually dealing with and how to remove it.

Don’t procrastinate. You have a parasite on board and you should get rid of it as soon as possible. Otherwise, your situation will worsen. Yes, it is true that you are stuck with one relatively easy to deal with pest, but this does not mean it is harmless. There is no such thing as an innocuous infection. They all cause you problems, WorldOfNotes included. Once the toolbar appears, find where it lurks and don’t hesitate to delete it for good. The sooner your PC is clean, the better.

The WorldOfNotes toolbar gets installed on all of your browsers. It is compatible with the three most commonly used browsers, namely Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge. Any other browsers that you might have installed will also be infected though. And then the mess begins. The nasty PUP bombards you with ads on daily basis and no ad locking tool works against it. You will be drowning in a sea of commercials – banners, deals, in texts, coupons, offers, comparisons, best prices, etc. and etc.

You also get redirected to numerous highly suspicious pages all the time. Your videos get paused for commercial breaks. Your entire online experience is ruined. Your every online move gets interrupted by the nasty PUP. However, the constant irritation is not your only problem. Even if you have nerves of steel and you are able to tolerate all the interruptions, there is something you cannot put up.

Remove WorldOfNotes
The WorldOfNotes Virus

You are exposed to malware all the time. You are bombarded with so many adverts and you cannot tell which are safe and which are corrupted. Most of them are dangerous, though, but you don’t know which ones. If you happen to click on a compromised link, you may infect your computer further. Moreover, all these interferences don’t go unnoticed by your computer. WorldOfNotes uses a lot of PC recourses and your machine starts to underperform. It becomes sluggish and crashes often. Some older computers may even crash down completely. Take action before it is too late and remove this pesky PUP from your computer. Our removal guide below will help you do that manually in a few simple steps.

But how did you get infected with WorldOfNotes in the first place? We assume you did not install this toolbar on purpose. Yet, here it is. Do you remember agreeing to its installation? No. That’s because it tricked you. It slipped by you. The PUP needs your permission to enter but it doesn’t ask straightforwardly. Oh, no. It turns to the oldest tricks in the books. One of the most commonly used ones is freeware bundling. Be extra vigilant when installing bundles as you don’t know what extra programs may be installed on your PC.

Always opt for the Custom settings instead of the Standard ones. They are more time-consuming but they also give you complete control over the process. You are able to see all additionally attached apps which are about to land on board as well as deselect them. More often than not they are malicious. Don’t give into negligence. This is not who you protect your PC from infections. Choose vigilance instead.

WorldOfNotes Virus Removal

STEP-1 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 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.


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 WorldOfNotes Virus from your computer? 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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