Win32/AdClickCF is an adware categorized as a dangerous exploit that usually enters a computer when freeware applications, torrents, games and media codec etc. are downloaded. This sneaky object gets bundled with other software and and when you install the software, it automatically spreads into the PC. This adware represents itself a legit search helper and adds a search bar in different browsers. It controls the activities of the browser and displays advertisements of malicious websites.
Win32/AdClickCF uses typical java script code to infiltrate the browsers settings and to display annoying pop-ups frequently. It can infect Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox and displays ads when you wish to search for something. It creates and modifies the system and registry settings to make its functionality stronger.
Antiviruses are unfortunately unable to remove the adware from your PC. Some anti-malware applications are able to detect them but still cannot remove the virus completely.
Adware:Win32/AdClick.CF Removal Steps
- Reboot your computer and keep the F8 key pressed. The Windows Advanced Options Menu will be displayed. Select and open your computer in Safe Mode with Networking.
- After windows launches, press CTRL+ALT+DEL to open the Windows Task Manager. Find the processes related to Adware:Win32/AdClick.CF. Select and delete these processes by clicking on End Process button.
- Open RUN and type regeditand press Enter to open the Registry Editor. Find the registry entries created by Adware:Win32/AdClick.CfF and delete them. The entries are;
- Navigate through the below paths and delete the files associated with Adware:Win32/AdClick.CF.
%Program Files%\Adware:Win32/AdClickCF\Adware:Win32/AdClickCF.exe %UserProfile%\Desktop\Adware:Win32/AdClickCF.lnk %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Adware:Win32/AdClickCF\Adware:Win32/AdClickCF.lnk %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Adware:Win32/AdClickCF\Help.lnk %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Adware:Win32/AdClickCF\Registration.lnk %UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Adware:Win32/AdClickCF.lnk
By following the above steps, you will be able to completely remove Adware:Win32/AdClick.CF from your computer. If you still experience issues, contact online Virus Removal services like Jupiter Support, who will guide you through the removal of the virus at a low cost of only $29.