Malware is one of the greatest threats facing computer users today. Hackers use all sorts of unscrupulous methods to try to infiltrate and steal information through viruses, trojans and hijackers.

The most powerful tool to defend yourself against their tactics is knowledge. Knowing the right security software to use combined with knowing how to use smart safety habits can keep you protected from malware, adware and all their bad buddies.

And this is why we started how-to-remove-malware.com - to give non-computer professionals all the knowledge they need to stay safe like the professionals.

How to Remove TheaterMax

is an adware infection which is supposed to save your money by helping you buy goods online at discounted prices but unfortunately this adware does nothing more then infect your computer with unwanted ads. This adware is associated with malicious online publishers and focuses on attracting users to earns commission from each purchase made by its users as well as each advertising it serves up. Once infected, the adware plugin will display unwanted ads within the [...]

How to Remove MediaPlayerVid

The malware takes over your web browsing experience by injecting code in the pages that you browse in order to manipulate your the content of the underlying web page in order to profit from the data it injects. It does this by injecting advertisements that would normally not appear on the web page, which may include search links, text links, video, product comparisons and reviews, coupons, graphics or banners, or other [...]

How to Remove SensePlus

is an adware browser program, that displays pop-up ads and advertisements on web pages. The “Ads by ” advertisements will be shown as various coupons, as underlined keywords, pop-up ads or advertising banners. is advertised as software that displays coupons for sites you are visiting and competitive prices when you are viewing product pages at sites like eBay, Walmart and Amazon. While in concept this may sound useful, the malware [...]

How to Remove videos MediaPlayer+

is a malware program that runs as a web browser extension that causes various problems on your computer and will compromise your privacy and security. After it installs, the malware tracks your browsing history and activity and generates pop-ups and banner advertisements in Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer in order to generate revenue for the malware publisher and distribution network. Furthermore, the malware never downloads by itself and is usually [...]

How to Remove Astori

is an adware program/PUP. This potentially unwanted program is malicious and intrusive and manages to sneak its way into your computer and cause a number of issues that affects performance and privacy. After infection you will notice a bunch of ads in your browser that would normally not have appeared. This includes taking controls of your search and home page providers as well as the results. In search results you [...]

How to Remove CouponXplorer

is an unwanted program that displays online advertising on your computer. Clicking on one of the many banner or text-link ads and you’ll be redirected to the websites and products the ad is marketing. However, in many cases the ad will show you adverts for one thing and you’ll be sent to a website that’s promoting something entirely different – possibly even drive-by-malware. The other thing that this adware does is to [...]

How to Remove FreshApp

Are pop-up or banner ads keep appearing on your web browser when visiting website like Amazon, eBay, and Walmart? Want to eliminate the “ads by ” pop-up completely? This article contains step-to-step on how to remove pop up ads. Please read more. is a type of adware program infection. When you get pop-ups on your computer, you may inadvertently install an unwanted program on your computer and malicious extensions in [...]

How to Remove WS-Recommender

is classified as an adware that is usually connected with the distribution of free software on the Internet. Just as the name implies, this adware automatically displays advertisements on your computer through the web browser so as to bring income for its publisher and distribution partners. You may receive fake and misleading information during your browsing activities after your computer has been infected. This adware claims that it can enhance [...]

How to Remove Quick Surf

The adware is a web browser addon that displays advertisements in your web browser. If when using your browser you see text as “Ads by ”, then most likely you have been infected with a type of malware/adware that is designed to hijack your settings and display unrelated ads. This is also a tell-tail sign that your PC has been infected with ad-injection adware as well as other piggybacked malware. [...]

How to Remove Word Shark

is an adware infection which is supposed to save your money by helping you buy goods online at discounted prices but unfortunately this adware does nothing more then infect your computer with unwanted ads. This adware is associated with malicious online publishers and focuses on attracting users to earns commission from each purchase made by its users as well as each advertising it serves up. Once infected, the adware plugin will display unwanted ads within the [...]