I wrote this article to help you remove Antrie.com. This Antrie.com removal guide works for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer.
The Antrie.com web page is bad news. This is not a reliable site, be sure of it. If you happen to come across this page every time you so much as touch one of your browsers, prepare for troubles. Antrie.com is a clear sign that there is a cyber infection on your machine. A browser hijacker one. The parasite has already managed to slither on board and the constant display of the above-mentioned site is its way of revealing its presence. For you, however, the appearance of this page is a big, neon warning sign. Heed it. Once you spot Antrie.com, be sure that your PC is hosting a hijacker and do your best to find and delete it as soon as possible.
Hijackers are not very nice companions. Nothing good will come out of keeping one in your system. On the contrary. All the pest does is to cause problems from the moment it enters. Do not give it enough time to cause you some irreversible damage. Because it will, unless you take measures. Find where the intruder is hiding and do not hesitate to remove it on the spot. If you don’t, it won`t be long before you regret it.
Once the infection gets in, problems start pouring. Your browsers are first to exhibit signs of the parasite`s presence. It is called a browser hijacker for a reason. Immediately after infiltration, the hijacker takes control over all of your browsers and causes them to redirect you to the Antrie.com site at every turn. You cannot make a single online move without the page popping up. You open your browser, it is there. You open a new tab, it is there again. You type in a search, it is among the results. The site is everywhere. It even replaces your homepage and search engine without bothering to ask for your permission. You just open your browser one day to find that it is already in their places and nothing you do can remove it.
Aside from the constant redirects, the hijacker also throws countless commercials at you on daily basis. Each page that you visit is heavy on banners, deals, offers, coupons, video ads, pop-up ads, in texts, etc. Even the sites which used to be ad-free are now completely covered with adverts. Your entire browsing experience turns into a nightmare due to the infection. Surfing the web normally stays in the past.
Now, your every online move is interfered by the pest. It prevents you from surfing the web like you used to. It is incredibly annoying and also dangerous. With the hijacker on board, you may easily land on malicious pages or be exposed to fake, potentially dangerous ads. One wrong click and you may download more infections on your already infected machine. Do not let that happen. Delete the hijacker and get your online activities back to normal. To do so manually, follow our removal guide below. Do it now. Your situation is worsening by the minute.
How did the nasty hijacker manage to enter your system without you realizing and stopping it? The truth is that the pest used tricks to dupe you into giving it permission to enter. It cannot get in without your consent and that’s why it turns to the old but gold sneaky methods. Some of them include spam emails, freeware bundles, fake program or system updates, corrupted sites/link, third-party ads, etc. If you want to protect your computer, be vigilant at all times and extra careful about what you are agreeing to. Do not give into haste and distraction. This way you are only helping hackers. Choose vigilance instead. It helps you protect your machine from infections.
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 Antrie.com 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 Antrie.com from your browser? Please, leave a comment below, describing what steps you performed. I will answer promptly.