How to remove (uninstall) Wizzcaster

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Adware, such as Wizzcaster became extremely prevalent recent days. They are not really malicious, but they can bring you discommode, and call some severe issues. Wizzcaster may look a reputable program which shows you the most beneficial discounts on the Net, adds brilliant functions to your browser, and performs another things. If adware will work in your PC for 5-7 days or more you'll understand, that it isn't really proficient, and will try to eliminate it. But, program can restore itself past the disposal. In this entry, we will tell you everything about Wizzcaster, how to uninstall it, and how to guard your PC from such threats in the future.


The viruses that show you banners and prevent to use the Internet can be divided on two classes: adware and hijackers. The first ones affect the entire PC, showing you hype and advertising on each website and on the desktop. The group № 2 acts solely in the browsers by substituting the results of your searches, showing improper output and redirecting you to malicious websites. Both groups of programs use smartly made lists of the advantages and benefits to make the user think that they are good. But, the longer you use such programs, the more unstable will be the condition of your computer. In the end, you will see that the laptop is totally filled by all types of undesired, useless or even harmful software. Low speed of response, fatal errors, the poor performance of your PC, spontaneous shutdowns and reboots will become very frequent. When the laptop comes into such condition, users begin to search for an issue, and understand that it was desirable to delete the malware at the beginning, or do not use it at all.


There are some actions that should be done, before Wizzcaster can work properly. This is a complement of measures aimed at defense against deletion. The browser is the target №2. Search engine, and home-page are changed. Properties of browser shortcut are changed and the systems which regulate the amount of ads are switched off. All reputable browsers nowadays have a feature which hides the pop-ups, annoying advertisement, banners and other sorts of hype. Adware disables these functions, and you start to see that the quantity of advertising in all new tabs is dramatically increased. In addition, to that the amount of advertisement has grown up noticeably, its quality became really low. In rare cases, people just can’t use the Net, because when they try to visit the specified web-page, virus redirects him to the infected one. Why adware does this? All actions of Wizzcaster are aimed at one purpose: to force the user to make a click. These links frequently lead to third-class web-sites providing useless goods, or services. Such websites just aren't visited by anybody aside from their developers, and the only chance for them is to bait people to the web-page with use of such tricks. It is not necessary to specify that any purchase or load on the web-page, provided you by undesired software, can induce bad consequences, for instance - getting a virus. We believe, you realize that Wizzcaster isn't the good tool to store on your computer, and it needs to be deleted.

Methods to remove Wizzcaster

Method 1. Use special removal software

Method 2. Remove Wizzcaster manually

Step 1. Uninstall Wizzcaster from the operation system

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


If you read the "What is" part, the need of Wizzcaster elimination is evident to you. Don't go to the removal immediately: you must understand all disposal techniques before you start. You have two options with help of which any hijacker might be deleted: hand and automatic way. Both of these manners are reliable and provide full uninstall of Wizzcaster. The difference among them lies not in the performance, but in simplicity and the continuous security. The uninstall in manual manner is composed of many doings, and some of them are the operations with important system files. These procedures are quite familiar to the experienced user, but if you're on this web-site – you, likely can't remove Wizzcaster and you demand some assistance. Under this paragraph we made the detailed instructions, and the video guide about the removal of hijacker. But don't forget that anti-virus is the best option for newbies. Elimination through special software is much easier than by-hand disposal and there is no risk of error. By the way, you will not simply clean the computer from adware, but also create the protection from such malware in the future. Currently, the most reasonable AV-program on the user rating is Spyhunter, and we advise you to buy it. This anti-virus is respected in all parts of the world, and gives serious defense. Spyhunter has the viral signature database, which receives updates daily, it does not overload the CPU and doesn't interfere with other anti-viral programs.

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Wizzcaster removal instructions

Windows 7 and Windows XP

1. Uninstall Wizzcaster from Control Panel

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

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

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

3. Clean registry:

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


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How to remove Wizzcaster from Windows 10

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

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select Wizzcaster 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 Wizzcaster from Control Panel

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

7. Remove elements like on Win7.


How to uninstall Wizzcaster from Mac OS

1. Click Applications in the Finder sidebar

2. Drag unwanted program to the Trash

3. Empty Trash


Step 2. Remove Wizzcaster from the browser

How to remove Wizzcaster from Internet Explorer

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Tools
  • Manage add-ons
  • Remove Wizzcaster

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 Wizzcaster from Google Chrome

Step 1. Remove add-on:

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

Step 2. Change homepage:

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


How to uninstall Wizzcaster from Mozilla Firefox

Step 1. Delete add-on:

  • Tools
  • Add-ons
  • Remove Wizzcaster

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 Wizzcaster from Opera browser

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose Wizzcaster 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 Wizzcaster 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


Advantages of different removal methods


How to protect the computer?

There is one significant thing that you must understand about PC virus: how not to let it enter the PC. This occurs via three main manners:

  • Infection through an untrusted website. When you're on a web-site, you are shown a confirmation to install special programs, which would greatly help you in something. The features of suchlike software are common, they are: showing the information about beneficial discounts on the Web, automatic download of all drivers and updates for your devices, the execution of specific actions in Facebook, providing the latest free content such as games, music and movies, the enhancement of Internet browsing. All of these functions are already integrated into the browsers, or is in the OS tools list, which means - these tools are just worthless, and the site that propagates them is, apparently, unsafe.
  • Download in the package with free software. If you have ever downloaded the toll-free programs, you are familiar with this. You download the software, and during the installation there is a pop-up with the suggestion to install the miraculous file manager, removal software, browser, the new extension for it, and God knows what else. There's no need to decide anything because the installation has already been confirmed, and in most cases, it will be really hard to abort the installation of suspicious programs.
  • The direct installation by user. It is very possible, because when the people see a colorful specification of the tool, they believe that it is highly effective.

The e-mails are used very often, to spread malware but the advertising programs almost don't use it. We hope that when you're reading this part of the article, Wizzcaster will be fully uninstalled from the system. The good anti-viruses understand to detect a virus, but if you prefer the manual disposal - you should know all symptoms of infection.

  • Slow loading of Windows. The tools that run at startup are, very often, the reason of long boot. At the taskbar you can see all currently working programs, and choose which are reliable and which are not.
  • Appearance of advertisement in on every site. If the amount of hype increased noticeably - it is, most likely, adware or hijacker.
  • The good software runs unstable and slow, PC restarts and turns off by itself.
  • You see a lot of software that you haven't installed. If the tool appears in the system without your resolution - it is, nothing else than the virus.

Any of these red flags shows the malware threat, and if you react in time - you will avoid the harm. Don't believe in everything you see on the Web, look for the symptoms of virus on the PC, and it will be ready for any work.



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