How to uninstall (delete) Box Rock

Easy guide how to remove Box Rock from PC and browser! The article includes information what is Box Rock, how it infected computer and how to uninstall it manually. Box Rock is a adware, which was published by Yontoo. If you can't uninstall the boring adware, you are welcome!

What is Box Rock

Box Rock can be titled adware. Often, it is implemented in PC, while people want to download another buckshee software. When you pass installing manipulation, you get not only the proper software installer, but wide installation pack with many offers. Some of them stay to be neutral, but occasionally they are malwares. In case you don't want to install suchlike malwares, be circumspect when use Softonic, downloadapp.com, Cnet and another sharing services. Use custom install type and cancel the installation of questionable programs. It means that Box Rock is an unwanted program, that was created to earn money with different ads in user's computer. The software pop-ups includes offers together with different advertisement: "free coupons", "most cheap issue", "you are the victor" and once contains adult promo, either and datings. Moreover, alike software try to add links to games, dating, gambling, casino etc on your work environment, pseudo browser security tools or antivirus, computer optimizer tool and many browser add-ons. The adware have many variants of using. Generally, such one shows advertisement, when users are attempting to buy on well-known vendor platforms, such as E-bay, Amazon, Aliexpress, etc. Concretely Box Rock concentrate on showing ads, that contain promo links on different internet sites. It opens new links with unwanted pages, can suggest you to upgrade antivirus, web browser, flash player etc. It's unreasonable to accept this agreements, because this can appear fake update pack with spy-oriented programm. Such software collects your personal data and use such data to present most appropriate promo in browser or to use collected data in other commerce purposes, e.g., to present ads by their partners. Remarkable, that most of security programs don't consider these programs like on problemware. They often remove some components and don't remove add-on from browser, e.g. Box Rock usually infects Opera, IE, Chrome, Mozilla Firefox. Through it, person need to change browser or computer controls manually or employ other extra programs to remove it.

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Manual Removal Instruction

Generally, Box Rock places itself to registry items, system sections and startup section. To delete this completely, try to apply uninstaller in control panel. Whereat, try to find words 'Box Rock' in registry and use preset Windows search. Visual guide below. Unfortunatelly, not always deleting folders and registry keys created by problemware leads to replace users default webpage with search page to initial settings. One of the complexity concerning deleting Box Rock is the feature sometimes when you remove the adware from Control Panel, it still remains in browser. You need to roll back browser controls using different methods for each browser.

How to uninstall from Windows 7

1. Uninstall Box Rock from Control Panel

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

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

  • C:\Program Files\Box Rock

3. Clean registry:

  • Start
  • Regedit
  • Search for "Box Rock" and delete these elements

 

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 Box Rock from Control Panel

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

7. Remove elements like on Win7.

 

How to uninstall Box Rock from Google Chrome

Remove add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove Box Rock

Change homepage:

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

 

How to remove Box Rock from Internet Explorer

Disable add-on:

  • Tools
  • Manage add-ons
  • Remove Box Rock

Change homepage:

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

To change new tab:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Tabs

 

How to uninstall Box Rock from Mozilla Firefox

Delete add-on:

  • Tools
  • Add-ons
  • Remove Box Rock

Homepage:

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

To change new tab:

  • 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 Box Rock from Safari

1. Start Safari browser

2. Display a menu of General Safari Settings

3. Reset Safari...

4. Press "Reset"

How to delete Box Rock from Opera browser

Disable add-on:

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

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.

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