How to remove (uninstall) WeatherWidget

WeatherWidget is another virus that can cause damage to the computer. The primary action for WeatherWidget is to change your default homepage and search engine. After that, nothing could prevent WeatherWidget from placing commercials on any page.It can hijack Mozilla Firefox,Google Chrome,Internet Explorer,Microsoft Edge and Opera.

WeatherWidget adware

Likely, WeatherWidget was installed on workstation in addition to other free utility you may have found on suspicious web page. There were the pop-ups with checkboxes during the installation, which you had failed to uncheck. These windows have contained the agreement to the installation of additional software, like WeatherWidget. As long as crawled into your computer, the defense of your computer will be in big danger. If you enjoy shopping, these coupons and offers may look good for you, but be warned that not all coupons are trustworthy. It's recommendable to remove WeatherWidget and any hijackers which may have gotten into your computer. If you won't do this, that virus will give your personal data to web-scammers, and they will apply it to manipulate you in the future. This post contains all advices, that you need to recover your privacy.

 

For most of us it's very difficult to realize, that a software is really malicious. That's because these add-ons often display lots of profit, like hefty coupons and improbable deals. But if you look closely, you'll realize, that lots of programs on your computer have no helpful functions, and there are no fruits of their running, besides ads and pop-ups. These programs just want to trick you, but you must make your own decisions! Each click on the adware-generated link is a few coins to the web-swindler's pocket. There's no necessity to create the new software for web-shopping. The trusted IT companies have already developed all needed programs for it. What you really need is to get rid of WeatherWidget, and stop using the doubtful programs and extensions.

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If you're experienced enough, you could likely delete WeatherWidget by hand. If you have seen these issues earlier - take a look at the given guide to refresh your memory, and start removing. In case you're not confident that you will succeed, it will be wise to download an effective software like Spyhunter, which will clean your system from malware.

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WeatherWidget removal instructions

When you will uninstall WeatherWidget you not only neutralize the rule it has over your browser, but you uninstall all components of it. Look for the root folder of malicious program, and use uninst.exe file, or eliminate it in the Control Panel. Only after that, begin to clean your browser. When you delete all remains of WeatherWidget in the Control Panel - turn your browser settings to default. If you've totally uninstalled every component of WeatherWidget, do the complete anti-viral scanning.

Brief removal steps

Step 1. Uninstall WeatherWidget from the operation system

Step 2. Remove WeatherWidget from the browser (Google Chrome/Mozilla Firefox/IE/Opera/Safari)

Step 3. Scan computer with antimalware scanner to remove malware completely (optional)

We have two removal techniques for users, who have a malware infection. Manually removing of the malware is pretty much effective but it should only be made by professionals because you might strongly damage your PC's registry keys or have another issues if not done properly. There are no-cost applications, that promise to remove WeatherWidget from your PC, but be warned, that they may be not exactly what they seem and could even spread malware instead of deleting it The highly efficient, and simultaneously the very costly way is to go to the specialized PC-repair services. The employees of this organizations are able to get things done, but for a high amount of money. Lots of computer owners use paid anti-viral programs which typically work well.

Advantages of different removal methods

 

How to uninstall WeatherWidget from Windows 7 and Windows XP

1. Uninstall WeatherWidget from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select WeatherWidget and press Uninstall

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

  • C:\Program Files\WeatherWidget
  • C:\ProgramData\WeatherWidget
  • C:\Users\YOUR_USER\AppData\Roaming\WeatherWidget

3. Clean registry:

  • Click Start
  • Type Regedit.exe
  • Search for "WeatherWidget" and delete these elements

 

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How to remove WeatherWidget from Windows 10

1. On the field Search Windows type 'Control Panel'

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select WeatherWidget and press Uninstall

 

How to uninstall from Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by:, select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.

6. Delete WeatherWidget from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select WeatherWidget and press Uninstall

7. Remove elements like on Win7.

 

How to uninstall WeatherWidget from Mac OS

1. Click Applications in the Finder sidebar

2. Drag unwanted program to the Trash

3. Empty Trash

 

How to delete WeatherWidget from different browsers

How to remove WeatherWidget from Internet Explorer

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Tools
  • Manage add-ons
  • Remove WeatherWidget

Step 2.Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Home page
  • Put “about:blank”

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Tabs

 

How to delete WeatherWidget from Google Chrome

Step 1. Remove add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove WeatherWidget

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Settings
  • On startup
  • Set pages
  • Put “about:blank”

 

How to uninstall WeatherWidget from Mozilla Firefox

Step 1. Delete add-on:

  • Tools
  • Add-ons
  • Remove WeatherWidget

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Options
  • General
  • Put “about:blank” into homepage field

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Put “about:config” into address bar;
  • Confirm the suggestion;
  • Search for “browser.newtab.url”;
  • Reset this field (right-click and choose reset).

 

How to delete WeatherWidget from Opera browser

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose WeatherWidget and press button "Remove from Opera"

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Open Opera browser;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Settings;
  • On Startup;
  • Open a specific page or set of pages;
  • Press button "Set pages" and change Homepage to your favorite one.

 

How to delete WeatherWidget from Safari

Step 1. Start Safari browser

Step 2. Display a menu of General Safari Settings

Step 3. Reset Safari...

Step 4. Press "Reset"

 

Video how to reset browser and remove all extensions

 

How WeatherWidget infects your computer and how to defend the system

There are lots of programs, which may be helpful for you, and you could want to install them. The point is, that WeatherWidget, and other unwanted soft spreads itself exactly with help of such good looking programs. To defend yourself, be think twice, before downloading any toll-free tool from the Web, and always choose the “advanced” option when installing. In the "manual menu you will see the list of components, included in the software bundle. Decline the installation of these malicious software by removing them from the list in the advanced menu.

If you failed to unclick the proper boxes during installation, you may have accepted to install WeatherWidget and other malware to your PC. As soon as it got into your computer, this program will switch your browser settings and settings of the whole computer by itself. It will switch your homepage and vary your preferred search engine, as well as bombard you with pop-ups during the web-surfing. Actually, any kind of goods or services, that are advertised in such way, are low-quality, and just can't get the user's attention in more dignified way. It's advisable for you to delete WeatherWidget and other adware which may have gotten into your workstation. This is because WeatherWidget collects your information, usually your search queries and shopping preferences. Follow our advices to remove WeatherWidget from your workstation.

Since you just don't want to have adware on your computer, you must understand how to defend your computer from WeatherWidget without help of any software. Here we have a list of obligatory regulations:

  • Always pick the extended options, if installing or downloading software to see additional problemware.
  • Don't visit precarious websites and never download anything from them.
  • Do not install suspicious software.
  • Use reliable antimalware programs and make a full computer scan periodically.

The swift response to malware contamination is the fastest way to uninstall undesired software. Look at these signs, on which you may find out, that there's adware on your workstation.

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It's normal, if you failed to delete WeatherWidget on your own. But then you have to do it in some manner, and the most easy and efficient way is to buy Spyhunter. Spyhunter is well-known because of its efficiency and profitable functions. Spyhunter will even protect your system from risks that other so-called reliable anti-viruses cannot even find.

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