How often you clean your computer and browsers to get rid of various pop-up ads, browser redirect, adware, junkware and all bogus type of advertisement, but after few days you get these ads again these are not only annoying but also collect browsing data from your browser like cookies, visited sites, your interest, browsing behavior, even they can catch your IP address and based on your location and interest they show different kind of advertisement, these type of adware get installed into your computer while you are installing free software, cracked products, downloading from torrent or any fake updates.
One of such nasty adware called Ads by OffersWizard which gets installed into your computer with free software, torrents and fake updates and it hijacks all of your browsers and shows you all kind of annoying ads, this kind of adware get installed into computer if you lack Good Anti-Malware Software, I know you may have tried couple of ways to remove it but it is still there. Ads by OffersWizard is a clever type of adware which install itself with such name which you will think that it is a System Program and you won’t remove them.
How to Remove Ads by OffersWizard Completely from your computer-
Follow these Steps to get rid of Ads by OffersWizard-
1. Uninstall unwanted programs :-
To uninstall unwanted programs Go to Start > Control Panel > Uninstall program/ Programs and Features You can also open list of installed program in Windows 8 by pressing Windows + X button and then click on Programs and Features as-
Here find the programs which look suspicious and uninstall them, look for those programs which are not from Microsoft, Computer Manufacturer (Dell, HP, etc) and trusted companies type their name in google and find what they are and uninstall them. Possible Programs which Causes Ads by OffersWizard are-
- Network System Driver
- And any other programs which you recently installed.
If you find any of above program then uninstall them, you need to ignore any warning during removal of these programs, a possible program is Network System Driver, do not get confused that it is your network driver this is a cheap trick by this adware to fool you.
2. Reset Browser Settings
After removing programs you will not get Ads by OffersWizard but you need to clean your browsers from any possible extension and add -ons of it. For Google Chrome – Click on top right corner on this icon then go to Setting > Extension and check for any bogus extension and remove them.
again go to settings and change your homepage. Also select your default search engine and remove unwanted search engines.
Now a new window will appear as below image, change your homepage to required one.
Again Go to Menu icon and now click on Add-ons and you will get Add-ons page, here Click on extensions and find any bogus extension and remove them.
For Internet Explore – Go to Top Right corner and click on Gear Menu > Internet Option.
now a window will open here change your homepage according to your choice.
Again Click on Gear Menu > Manage Add-Ons, now a window will open Click on Toolbars and Extension, from here remove unwanted extensions.
Now Click on Search Providers, Change your default search engine and remove other search engines.
3. Malware Scan for your Computer-
After performing above steps you will not get Ads by OffersWizard anymore but it has leftovers and there are chances that your computer has malware, or adware to remove them you need to perform a quick Scan. First, check your system type whether it is 32 bit or 64-bit system and download Hitman Pro from below link.
Once you downloaded to the computer install it and scan your computer, it comes free for first 30 days, enter your email to activate a free license, and remove all found malware.
Once all the malware is removed, restart your computer once and you will not get ads by OffersWizard or any other browser adware.
To protect your computer from future attacks of such adware install a good Antimalware program like Malwarebytes which not only protect you from malware but also provides protection against online spam and malicious site which causes such kind of browser adware, Get Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Pro Lifetime.
If you face any trouble during removal of Ads by OffersWizard please let me know in the comment.