The Kcontentdelivery.info page has no place on your browser. If you’re getting redirected to it non-stop, you are in serious trouble. This website comes as a result of a nasty adware parasite, that has invaded your device. Do not engage with this site, or any of the ads, that are ‘Brought to you by Kcontentdelivery.info’ or ‘Powered by Kcontentdelivery.info’. The thing is, adware is programmed to produce as many ads as possible, and display them every time you open your browser.
There is no escape from this annoying pest. No matter which page you try to visit, multiple adverts will keep interrupting you. Even the Incognito mode will not save you. In order to make you more attracted to the promoted content, as well as to raise its chances of getting clicked on, the parasite will customize them, according to the already obtained data from you. For each click you make, the parasite will get paid.
Adware is not the type of parasite that can hack your computer on its own. It needs your assistance, in order to invade. So, if you allow it on your device, only then will it have access. The Kcontentdelivery.info website pops up courtesy of an adware infection. Malicious software from the adware category is known to lurk behind shady links and ads, spam email messages, fake updates, torrent files and software bundling. As long as you pay close attention to what you do online, and think twice before clicking on anything, you won’t fall victim to this annoying parasite.
It is best to steer clear from spam emails, especially ones that contain attachments or executable files. More often than not, such messages aim to infect your PC with dangerous software. Crooks rely on your naivety and carelessness, to make you fall into their trap. Be cautious when you download software on your computer. The smart thing to do, is to install under the custom/advanced setup mode. By doing so, any hidden content will become visible for you to opt out of. Adware often disguises itself as additional software that is not properly disclosed, and will not be visible if you select a Quick installation mode.
From the moment this menace gets access to your computer, it will start spying on you. Your online activity will be monitored, and data like browsing history and search queries will be collected, so the parasite can provide specifically targeted content you’ll be more likely to click on. Bad news is, you cannot fully trust such sponsored content, since adware does not verify the pages it promotes. If you’re not being careful, you may get redirected to a suspicious and even dangerous third-party website that seeks to harm your computer and steal private information like passwords, IP addresses, Login ID, bank account credentials, credit card numbers, etc.
Also, the large quantity of advertisements will soon take its toll on your web browser, causing it to crash and freeze on a regular basis. Lagging and slow internet speed will become a daily occurrence. The longer you delay, the worse your situation will get. If you wish to return to a normal, secure and ad-free browsing experience, and eliminate the risk of your personal data getting compromised, you must remove the Kcontentdelivery.info adware from your PC as soon as possible.
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.
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.
Here 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.
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 to the Startup tab and Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer.
Still cannot remove Kcontentdelivery.info from your browser? Please, leave a comment below, describing what steps you performed. I will answer promptly.