This page aims to help you remove Dns Unlocker Ads. These Dns Unlocker Ads removal instructions work for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer, as well as every version of Windows.
The internet has not only eased information access for billions of people, but it has also become the driving force behind global economy. It should be of no surprise that many people try to make a profit on the internet over other people – in the form of Adware, computer viruses and many more. It is also safe to assume that hackers will continue to invent and spread additional computer threats for the foreseeable future. For now, however, lets focus on Dns Unlocker Ads and the instructions you need to remove it from your system. This article was created with the help of howtoremove.guide and there detailed article on DNS Unlocker Removal.
First of all please note that you not dealing with a computer virus per the classical description, you are dealing with Adware. The purpose of this Adware application is to earn money for its creator by spamming your PC with Ads. Every time you click on one of the Ads or purchase something the person behind Dns Unlocker Ads will earn a bit of cash. You probably now understand why this Adware will spam Ads on every web page you visit – its not here to help you in any way, its here to make money on your back!
In order to be able to successfully remove it you first out to understand how it came into your computer in the first place.
Here is a brief list with the most popular ones:
- Dns Unlocker Ads could be spread via e-mail attachments. Spam emails are usually the carriers of these types of dangerous attachments, but spam emails are not limited to easy to recognize emails written in broken English (and possibly google translated from some obscure language). People that spread spam emails have become smarter and now rely on generic business offer emails that may appear quite genuine. Try to remember if you’ve downloaded and started such an attachment received from an unfamiliar email recently.
- Dns Unlocker Ads could also be distributed through software bundling. This method of spreading is similar to the one with the e-mail attachments we just mentioned. We all know the webpages that allow us to download various programs, games, movies or music. Many of these are not even legal, but this is beside the point. When you download and try to install a file from such a source it often comes with hidden “bonus” programs inside of it. Later on you may notice slowness in performance, unfamiliar programs launching on your computer and Ads getting displayed in your web browser. All due to these extra adware applications.
Aside from the methods we just described, Dns Unlocker Ads could show its presence by excessive popping of ads on the websites your most frequently view. These are very annoying and impossible to close! Yes, you may try restarting your computer, but it’s best to scan it, find the virus, use the guidance from the removal guide and remove it as quickly as possible.
If you are using Chrome as your browser of preference, but notice that all of a sudden Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer open-up and show you websites you may not have even heard of, then your PC has gotten the malware. Try closing everything (though it may be impossible at this point), but definitely consult with the removal guide ASAP and remove the virus,i.e, eliminate it!
Everyone can get him computer infected by viruses or Adware at one point or another. As you familiarize yourself with the signs of the malware, you will be able to react promptly and protect your device and personal data.
Dns Unlocker Ads Removal Instructions
#1: Uninstall the malicious program
- Navigate to the Control Panel by typing “Control Panel” in the Start Menu and clicking it in the results.
- [Start Menu Picture]
- Click “Programs” on the new window, then “Uninstall Program.“
- Search For Dns Unlocker Ads and other suspicious programs – uninstall them.
#2: Remove Feed Sonic Search From Chrome
- Open Google Chrome, type “chrome://extensions/” and press Enter.
- Click on “Developer Mode” on the top right and look for Feed Sonic Search Virus and anything that might be related to it. Copy their IDs (the string of letters) then remove them.
- Type Regedit in the Windows Start Menu and press Enter. Go in : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions and delete the entries corresponding to the suspicious IDs you recorded.
#3: Remove Dns Unlocker Ads From Firefox
- Open Firefox, type “about:support” and press Enter.
- Click Refresh Firefox on the right and confirm.
#4 Remove Dns Unlocker Ads From Internet Explorer
- Open IE, click the Gear icon on the up right, then on Toolbars and Extensions and disable any suspicious extensions.
#5 Remove any Leftovers
Open your Task Manager by pressing Ctrl+Shift+Esc at the same time, then go in the Processes tab. Search for anything suspicious, open it by right-clicking on it and choosing Open File Location, then delete that folder.
Type Control Panel in the Windows Search field, hit enter. From then on navigate to Network and Internet —> Network and Sharing Center —-> Change Adapter Settings.
Right-click your active internet connection and click properties. Under the Networking tab, scroll down to Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4). Highlight (left click) that then click on properties. Both options in this window should be automatic! The first option should be set to “Obtain an IP address automatically” and the second should be set to “Obtain DNS server address automatically!”