How to Remove Ads by Latest Weather Alerts? (Removal Guide)

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How to Remove Ads by Latest Weather Alerts? (Removal Guide)

Postby Frances » 2016-05-23 1:15


You always bothered by Weather Widget related ads? What is Weather Widget? How to Remove it completely? This post shows you a step by step removal guide to help you get rid of Weather Widget pop-up ads.



What is Weather Widget?


Weather Widget is a free Windows application which claims to help you get weather updated for your exact location. It seems like that Weather Widget is a really helpful program, right? However you may wrong. Just like PUP Severe Weather Alerts and StormWatch, Weather Widget is also potentially unwanted.

Weather Widget usually comes into users computer via free downloads and it is ads supported. Once your computer got Weather Widget installed, you may find that there are so many ads displayed on your browsers. Weather Widget is capable of generating various kind of ads including but not limited to search links, in-text ads, coupons, deals, banner ads, pop-up new window ads. On the other hand, Weather Widget may use cookies to collect your personal data, such as online history, private information for online marketing. Weather Widget is potentially unwanted, you should not keep it any longer at your computer.



How your Computer Got Infected with Weather Widget Adware?


Usually Weather Widget come bundled with free applications from the internet, such as free software, videos, system utilities. When you download and install these free applications you may agree to install the Weather Widget program on your computer. For example, when you download and install these free programs from Internet you may agree to get Weather Widget program and other unknown programs installed together if you just keep click on the I Agree or Accept button during installation setup.

Computer users should pay more attention on their online activity and should always be thoughtful and careful when they install something. Always remember that you should download them from its official site. On the other hand, when you install them, keep in mind the Advanced or Custom installation should be your first choice and do not select anything that is not familiar to you. Weather Widget program is potentially unwanted considering its behavior shown above. If you already get infected with this redirect virus, you should remove it as soon as possible. Follow this step by step removal guide below to do that.

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How to Remove Ads by Weather Widget:

    Step 1 Scan your computer for possible Weather Widget infections using Anvi Smart Defender Anti-malware
    Step 2 Remove Weather Widget Related Program from Computer
    Step 3 Remove Ads by Weather Widget from your Browsers
    Step 4 Remove Weather Widget leftovers and Optimize your Computer Using Cloud System Booster

    Pop-up Ads Blocking Tips (VERY IMPORTANT)



Step 1 Scan your Computer for Possible Weather Widget Infections Using Anvi Smart Defender Anti-malware

    To make sure the computer is clean from Weather Widget and any potential malware infections, you are highly recommended to use Anvi Smart Defender antimalware to protect your computer.

    Anvi Smart Defender is a brand new anti-malware software designed to protect your PC from being infected with computer virus and malware. Featuring with the powerful Cloud Scan Technologies and daily updated database, Anvi Smart Defender can detect, block and remove malware threats including Trojans, ransomwares, worms, backdoors and malicious adwares. Anvi Smart Defender is devote to providing advanced Internet security solution for computer users.


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    Please note, after the tool has been downloaded and installed, make sure database is updated to the latest version and also ensure the Anvi Smart Defender is set to scan the rootkit by clicking settings shown below. And then click OK to save the change and close the window to run this scanner.


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Step 2 Remove Weather Widget Related Program from Computer

    Windows 7/Vista users:
      Click "Start" ("Windows Logo" in the bottom left corner of your desktop), choose "Control Panel".
      Locate "Programs", "Uninstall a Program".
      Look for suspicious or unfamiliar program, select this entry and click Uninstall.

    Windows 8 users:
      Click "Charms bar", choose "Settings" and click "Control Panel".
      Locate and click "Uninstall a program".
      Look for suspicious or unfamiliar related program, select its entry and click Uninstall.

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    Please note, Weather Widget related program may vary by name and you are suggested to uninstall any suspicious or unfamiliar third party program.


Step 3 Remove Ads by Weather Widget from your Browsers


* Remove Ads by Weather Widget from Internet Explorer

      1 Open Internet Explorer, go to Tools, then click on Internet Options.

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      2 In the Internet Options dialog box, click on the Advanced tab, then click on the Reset button.

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      3 In the Reset Internet Explorer settings section, check the Delete personal settings box, then click on Reset.

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* Remove Ads by Weather Widget from Mozilla Firefox

      1 Open Firefox, click the Firefox button, go to the Help sub-menu, and select Troubleshooting Information.

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    2 Click the Reset Firefox button in the upper-right corner of the Troubleshooting Information page.

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    3 Then click Reset Firefox in the confirmation window that opens. Firefox will close and be reset.


* Remove Ads by Weather Widget from Google Chrome

      1 Click on the icon 'Customize and control Google Chrome', select 'Settings', at the bottom of this page, click on 'Show advanced settings'.

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      2 Find the Reset browser settings option, click on Reset button to reset your Google Chrome.

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Step 4 Remove Weather Widget leftovers and Optimize your Computer Using Cloud System Booster

    Cloud System Booster is a small and high efficient utility based on cloud technology which can run on most versions of Microsoft Windows Operating System. Cloud System Booster consists of four main function module including Registry Cleaner, Disk Cleaner, Optimizer and PC Repair to maximize your PC performance by cleaning junk files, disabling unneeded services, clearing 3rd party applications, and repairing registry errors.

    With in-built free system tool Anvi Uninstaller, Anvi Sartup Booster, and Anvi Browser Repair Tool, Cloud System Booster is efficient enough for you to completely uninstall suspicious program, optimize your computer boot time, stop those self-restarted services and repair your browsers. Cloud System Booster also can protect your privacy by cleaning your browsing history, temporary internet files, browser cookies and extensions, minimizing the chance of falling into Internet scam.

    In the newest version of Cloud System Booster, two new features are added, namely, Context Menu Manager and Folder Migration. Context Menu Manager is for you to manage your right-click menu, you can enable or disable them easily. Folder Migration is for computer users to free up your system volume folder space by moving files to other volumes. Download and try these features!


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      2 On the main screen of Cloud System Booster, go to Disk Cleaner, on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox tab, please select the items you want Cloud System Booster to clean, and then back to the main screen of Cloud System Booster. You can also check the items you want to clean or optimize from Registry Cleaner, Optimizer and PC Repair module.

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      3 Now you can click on the Quick Care button to clean your computer quickly. Once the scan completes, there will come out a results screen, click Clear button to remove those junk files, browser cookies, invalid registry entries to maximize your computer performance. (You may also click the numbers to view detailed results.)

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    Pop-up Ads Blocking Tips (IMPORTANT)


    To block Popup ads and any unwanted or malicious website, you can take advantage of this ads-block tool--Anvi AD Blocker. Anvi AD Blocker is designed to automatically filter and block malicious websites, phishing sites, pop-up ads, etc. to build a solid browser hijacker defense to your system. Please click the “Free Download” picture below to download this tool directly.

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    For instance, to block the istsearch.com from your web browser, you can just add this istsearch.com to the blacklist of Anvi AD Blocker by clicking More-> Settings->under the blacklist tab, click the Add URL button->Enter istsearch.com in the appeared window->click Add button to add the url and close the add url window-> click Apply on the settings menu to make it and click X to close the window and save the change.

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Good Luck and be safe online.
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