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WebOptimum Removal Guide

WebOptimum is classified as a potentially unwanted and an ad-supported program. It is compatible with all popular browsers including Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome, and Internet Explorer, which means that you will see its ads no matter which browser you use. The aim of the program is to boost online traffic by exposing you to commercial data. The adware employs pay-per-click system.

Every time you click on one of its ads, the developers of the software make profit. Unfortunately, there is nothing useful about the application for you as a computer user. We advise that you delete WebOptimum from your PC without hesitation.


How does WebOptimum work?

WebOptimum gets distributed in free software bundles. It is presented as an optional offer during the installation process. It is possible that you did not notice installing it at all. If you choose the Recommended or Basic mode of installation, you automatically agree to all additional offers. You should not make this mistake again. You should always pick Advanced or Custom installation mode and deselect all unfamiliar apps from the wizard. Otherwise WebOptimum will not be last unwanted program you have to deal with.

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Once the adware enters your system, it starts flooding you with various commercials. Pop-ups, banners, hyperlinks, coupons, and other ads appear on your screen no matter where you go online. It would be best to avoid them regardless of what they promote. Some of the ads you see may be fake and clicking on them could result in serious consequences. You may infect your computer with potentially unwanted or even malicious programs or fall for some other scam. If you do not want to risk your system’s safety for no reason, you should terminate WebOptimum.

How to remove WebOptimum?

There is no doubt that you should uninstall WebOptimum as soon as possible. Keep in mind, however, that the ad-supported program has altered your Target line upon arrival. It usually only affects Google Chrome browser. Therefore, in order to eliminate WebOptimum completely, you will have to not only uninstall it via Control Panel, but also fix your browser shortcut. You can do that by right-clicking on the browser shortcut, opening Properties, Shortcut tab, and deleting the additional address from the Target line. You will have to complete these tasks yourself, if you decide to remove WebOptimum manually. If, however, you choose to delete WebOptimum automatically, these tasks will be completed for you. Download the anti-malware tool from our site and let it clean your system for you. The utility will stay useful in the future as it will also make sure that your PC stays safe and protected from other Internet-based threats.

Steps to remove Remove WebOptimum from Your Computer

Step 1. How to delete Remove WebOptimum from Windows?

a) Remove Remove WebOptimum related application from Windows XP

  1. Click on Start
  2. Select Control Panel
    winxp-start Remove WebOptimum
  3. Choose Add or remove programs
    winxp-control-panel Remove WebOptimum
  4. Click on Remove WebOptimum related software
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  5. Click Remove

b) Uninstall Remove WebOptimum related program from Windows 7 and Vista

  1. Open Start menu
  2. Click on Control Panel
    win7-start Remove WebOptimum
  3. Go to Uninstall a program
  4. win7-control-panel Remove WebOptimum
  5. Select Remove WebOptimum related application
  6. Click Uninstall
    win7-remove-program Remove WebOptimum

c) Delete Remove WebOptimum related application from Windows 8

  1. Press Win+C to open Charm bar
    win8-charm-bar Remove WebOptimum
  2. Select Settings and open Control Panel
    win8-menu-control-panel Remove WebOptimum
  3. Choose Uninstall a program
    win8-programs-features Remove WebOptimum
  4. Select Remove WebOptimum related program
  5. Click Uninstall
    win8-uninstall-program Remove WebOptimum

Step 2. How to remove Remove WebOptimum from web browsers?

a) Erase Remove WebOptimum from Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser and press Alt+X
  2. Click on Manage add-ons
    ie-alt-x Remove WebOptimum
  3. Select Toolbars and Extensions
  4. Delete unwanted extensions
    ie-toolbars-extensions Remove WebOptimum
  5. Go to Search Providers
  6. Erase Remove WebOptimum and choose a new engine
    ie-search-provider Remove WebOptimum
  7. Press Alt+x once again and click on Internet Options
    ie-menu Remove WebOptimum
  8. Change your home page on the General tab
    ie-option-general Remove WebOptimum
  9. Click OK to save made changes

b) Eliminate Remove WebOptimum from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla and click on the menu
  2. Select Add-ons and move to Extensions
    firefox-menu-options Remove WebOptimum
  3. Choose and remove unwanted extensions
    firefox-extensions Remove WebOptimum
  4. Click on the menu again and select Options
    firefox-menu Remove WebOptimum
  5. On the General tab replace your home page
    firefox-homepage Remove WebOptimum
  6. Go to Search tab and eliminate Remove WebOptimum
    firefox-search-engines Remove WebOptimum
  7. Select your new default search provider

c) Delete Remove WebOptimum from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and open the menu
  2. Choose More Tools and go to Extensions
    chrome-more-menu Remove WebOptimum
  3. Terminate unwanted browser extensions
    chrome-extensions Remove WebOptimum
  4. Move to Settings (under Extensions)
    chrome-set-pages Remove WebOptimum
  5. Click Set page in the On startup section
    chrome-set-homepage Remove WebOptimum
  6. Replace your home page
  7. Go to Search section and click Manage search engines
    chrome-manage-search Remove WebOptimum
  8. Terminate Remove WebOptimum and choose a new provider

Step 3. How to reset your web browsers?

a) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser and click on the Gear icon
  2. Select Internet Options
    ie-menu Remove WebOptimum
  3. Move to Advanced tab and click Reset
    ie-advanced-tab Remove WebOptimum
  4. Enable Delete personal settings
  5. Click Reset
    ie-reset-window Remove WebOptimum
  6. Restart Internet Explorer

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla and open the menu
  2. Click on Help (the question mark)
    firefox-menuhelp Remove WebOptimum
  3. Choose Troubleshooting Information
    firefox-menu-help Remove WebOptimum
  4. Click on the Refresh Firefox button
    firefox-reset Remove WebOptimum
  5. Select Refresh Firefox

c) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open Chrome and click on the menu
    chrome-menu Remove WebOptimum
  2. Choose Settings and click Show advanced settings
    chrome-advanced-menu Remove WebOptimum
  3. Click on Reset settings
    chrome-reset Remove WebOptimum
  4. Select Reset

d) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari browser
  2. Click on Safari settings (top-right corner)
  3. Select Reset Safari…
    safari-reset-menu Remove WebOptimum
  4. A dialog with pre-selected items will pop-up
  5. Make sure that all items you need to delete are selected
    safari-reset Remove WebOptimum
  6. Click on Reset
  7. Safari will restart automatically

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