How to remove (uninstall) Custom Internet

Instructions how to remove so called "Custom Internet" virus from the computer and the most popular browsers: Safari, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox.

Custom Internet

What is Custom Internet

Custom Internet was declared as a useful tool for MAC OS, but in fact, it is an adware program. It spams user until he give up and installs it on the computer. After installing, it is difficult to detect that concretely this virus lodged on your system. Because some of pop-ups and advertisement on the desktop are unnamed. Some virus are so pleasant to give us special marks to identify it like key phrases "via", "sponsored by" and so on. However, Custom Internet add-on in some cases is hidden and only endless ads and redirects make you understand that it is still working on your system.

So, what adware is? It’s a specify malware that was made to distribute pop-ups and with no other purposes. Scammers will display you plenty of banners in the most relevant places until you click them accidently and after that other adware can be installed on your system except of showing annoying advertisement, of course. In case, there are only an ad, you will pay by your time and attention in the same time as adware's "clients" pay money for your click. This is their attacking scheme. Many computer users think that advertising programs are not cost their attention, but it’s wrong. You will see many banners on each site, and it’s definitely not healthy to spend your time trying to close all this pop-ups, while you may easily enjoy Internet surfing. If you agree with that – read further and we’ll explain you how to eliminate Custom Internet adware fully.

How to protect your system from Custom Internet

A victim can guard the computer easily against Custom Internet or other adware, yet it needs some time. We may share with you some tips available for everyone, which may help in making your system efficient and clean. The only thing is that you'll need to change some usual Internet-practices if you have them. We speak about things like clicking every link you want, downloading suspicious software, installing cracked programs, not using a valid antivirus, and so on. The basic tip is to pay attention to the process of installation of each utility. When the pop-up window appears, carefully read suggested choice of utilities and select only the programs you really want. Adware use the term “recommended installation” to make you invite more adware. The pre-selected installation manner means that you will get the whole lot of advertising utilities. To escape that – use an advanced method, and select just the useful programs. If you're unable to uncheck the boxes with other programs – you'd better reconsider your plans about installing this utility.

How to remove Custom Internet

Let's get to the applicative part, and uninstall Custom Internet from your device. You'll need to perform the whole process listed below, but before beginning – make sure you’ve saved a backup copy of your operation system so as to recover it on the chance of a serious mistake.

How to remove Custom Internet

Step 1. Check recently added applications

  • Click Applications in the Finder sidebar
  • Drag unwanted program to the Trash
  • Empty Trash

Step 2. Clean the browser

Safari

  • Start Safari browser
  • Display a menu of General Safari Settings
  • Reset Safari...
  • Press "Reset"

Google Chrome

Remove unfamiliar add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • More Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove add-on

 

Change homepage:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Settings
  • Open a specific page or set of pages
  • Delete all specific pages

 

Mozilla Firefox

Delete suspicious extensions:

 

  • Open menu
  • Add-ons
  • Extensions
  • Remove add-on

 

Change homepage:

  • Open menu
  • Options
  • Home
  • Choose “Blank page” into Homepage and new windows

 

Opera browser

Disable strange add-ons:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose add-on and press button "Disable"

Change homepage:

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

 

Step 3. Scan the system

If you are not sure about uninstalling malware in manual mode – you can always try a software way, which is faster and is fully independent. You can simply install Combo Cleaner, and stick to the step-by-step advice to remove Custom Internet in 10 minutes. If you are not going to pay for any software just like that – you can install a free version with limited features. You can find more information about Combo Cleaner or install it by following the link under this paragraph.

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Video how to reset browsers

 

How Custom Internet Infects The Computer

Custom Internet is simultaneously completely time-consuming, perilous, useless and irritative. Why would anyone download such a tool? The only answer is – because he didn’t know what he is installing. Even with no useful functions, Custom Internet gets through its purposes thanks to having an experienced crew of swindlers, proficient in psychological deception, and they know the methods to make a user do his part. The only manner for Custom Internet to infest a user’s laptop consists of persuading him to believe that he is going to download a nice program. Here's how it goes:

  1. Web criminals make their victim believe that they're installing Custom Internet on their own accord. They get to it by putting adware in an installation file with 3-4 other programs, one of whose is relatively good. It can be a hacked copy of an official utility. You can simply avoid it by ensuring that you won't install only the utilities in whose safety you are sure.
  2. It all comes down to two options when the bundle is downloaded. The victim either sees nothing and ignores all windows to get a malicious utility or discovers an unpleasant fact that he may only install the entire bundle of pointless programs. In most cases, a user ends up with a computer stowed full of perilous utilities. To avoid that - familiarize yourself with all information that’s written in the dialogue windows popping up during the installation of any unpaid program.
  3. When adware is on the device – there’s nothing stopping it from messing. Its first step is to display pop-ups everywhere, and many of them get clicked because you struggle to hide them.

The aforecited infection manner is sometimes called the bundling, and it is very popular among hackers in many countries. They persuade you to letting a suspicious tool in with your own hands, which makes them completely safe. This way relieves hackers from all liabilities of a customer, as he downloaded Custom Internet with his own hands, and accepted its EULA even he didn't read the one.

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