Steps To Remove Ads from Internet Explorer

If you are seeing Ads on your screen and it claims you to convert your videos as well as audio then don't take it in light because actually it is a part of an adware. Before knowing about the removal procedure of Ads, you must get familiar with all aspects related to it. So, read this post completely.

Delete Ads

Summary of Ads
Name Ads
Type Annoying advertisement, push notifications ads
Category Adware
Risk Level Low
Affected OS Windows OS
Promoted By
Information Ads are just annoying advertisement created by hackers to trick several users and earn online money from them.
Removal Possible, download Windows Scanner Tool for the successful detection & deletion of Ads.

In-Depth Information On Ads Ads are annoying advertisement created by the adware creator. These ads seems to be appear from the trusted or legitimate online media converter site that claims to allow its user to download and convert their audio or videos from social pages. To do this, system users must paste the URL of audio or video, select their preferable format, begin converter and download converted file. It seems as a legitimate one but in reality it is just an annoying created to trick several system users and force them into downloading and purchasing the license version of converter tool. Despite of delivering any useful feature to users, it causes lots of troubles for them. So, removal of Ads is highly recommended.

Ways Through Which Ads Usurps On Windows PC Ads are just an annoying advertisements designed and used by the cyber criminals for monetization purposes. They never seeks user permission to get inside the machine. It often gets inside the Computer when user click on any unknown or suspicious advertisement or download any freeware application from untrusted domain. Bundling method is really one of the most common intrusion method of adware distribution. To avoid Computer having Ads or other adware, be attentive while downloading any packages and always opt Advanced/Custom installation option.

Harmful Consequences Caused By Ads

  • Decreases the computer as well as Internet performance speed.
  • Tracks user browsing session as well as history.
  • Keeps victim's personal data at the high risk.
  • Additionally download several malicious malware.
  • Makes several modification on users machine etc.


A. Ads Manual Removal

How to Change the System Folder Settings to view hidden files

On Windows 7 | Vista

Windows Logo button is to be selected and then you need to Open Windows Explorer.

Click on Organize selecting Folder and Search Options.

Now Click on View Tab and select Show hidden files and folders Option to view Ads related files.


Click on OK to Apply

On Windows 8

Select on Windows + E keys in combination on the keyboard.

Click on View Tab option

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File name Extensions along with hidden items is to be checked

Step 2: Delete Ads Related Files in Hidden Folders as given

  • %Temp%\[adware name]
  • %AppData%\[adware name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware name].exe
  • %CommonAppData%\[adware name]
  • %AllUsersProfile%random.exe

Step 3 : Remove Ads Related Registry Files on Windows

First, Open Registry Editor

On Windows 7| Vista

Click on Start Button

Select on Run Button

Type regedit

Finally Click on OK button

On Windows 8 Computer

Click on Win [Window Key] + R in Combination on Keyboard

Type regedit.exe in dialog box and press OK.


Confirm OK to open the registry editor.

Look for Ads related files and entries created in Win Registry.

Note: This step is only suitable for users having Technical Skills, if you delete any other entries other than Ads, it will permanently damage your PC.

B. Ads Removal from Windows OS

How to Uninstall Ads related program on PC

on Windows 10

1. On Win 10 Screen, Click on Start Menu and Select All apps.

  1. this will show entire list of apps installed on Win 10, Find Ads or any other suspicious program from the list. Right Click on the Selected item to uninstall it.

On Win 7 | Vista

  1. Select and Click on the Start Button and Click on Control Panel using Start Menu.

control panel2. You need to Select Uninstall Program under the Program Category in Control Panel.

uninstall program


3. Using the Window, Program and Features option, select Installed on to view all the recently installed programs, Now uninstall Ads or any other suspicious programs.

From window 8 PC

1. Press Windows key + I simultaneously , then open Setting Bar, click Control Panel to open it

2. Under Programs category, select Uninstall a program

3. Search Ads program in Program and Features window, then click on Uninstall


Step 2:- Uninstall Ads toolbar, add-on, plug-in and extension from browser IE/Microsoft Edge/Firefox/Google Chrome

From Chrome Browser

1. On Chrome browser, select menu


2. Select Advanced Settings option


3. Click on Extension


4. To remove Ads extension, click on Trash icon

5. Select the Remove option in dialog box

From Microsoft Edge Browser

( Microsoft Edge does not support extension, now you have to just reset the search engine and homepage of Edge browser)

1. Set homepage on Edge browser to remove Ads

  1. On address bar click More(..), and then select Settings option

Edge-Browser-Settings3. View Advanced Settings for specific page, to set homepage to Open with option

advance-settings-edge4. To set your own homepage click on Custom, the then type URL of your own homepage


2. To remove Ads set default Search Engine

  • On address bar click More(..), and then select Settings option
  • select the View advanced settings option
  • Select “Search in the address bar with”, then enter the search engine by clicking on <Add new> option, then click on Add as default


  •  Custom option is to be selected, enter the URL of the homepage to be set as


From IE Browser

1. To open Manage add-ons on your IE browser, click on Tools button


2. Select Toolbars and Extensions, them make a selection of Ads to remove it


3. Now click on Reset button to remove Ads add-ons


From Firefox browser

1. To open Add-on Manager tab, select Menu button, and then click on Add-ons


2. Click Extensions

FF Ext

3. Select Remove or Disable button


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How to Remove Ads Automatically

Well, in the fast growing technology and day by day increasing malicious activities of cyber criminals, it is necessary for every computer user to protect their PC from Ads. You must own a best removal tool which can provide safety and security to your windows machine. Ads Free Scanner is one of the best tool which is capable to detect Ads or any malware completely from compromised machine. However you need to purchase its licensed version to delete Ads completely.

User Guide : Automatic Ads Free Scanner

Step 1 Download the software and now install it on your computer. Click on “Scan Computer” to detect presence of Ads and its harmful traces.


Step 2 Scan in progress can be viewed


Step 3 Use System Guard feature to block entry of Ads and its infectious files.


Step 4 HelpDesk is an additional feature which is can sort out all your troubles usually you face when PC is infected with Ads


Step 5 Ads Free Scanner has Network Sentry feature which helps to block modification done through Internet connectivity on your computer system.

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Step 6 Enable Scan Scheduler feature on your computer to perform scanning at pre set time like daily, weekly or monthly.