MossNet is a program described by many security blogs as adware. It displays a lot of its ads and pop-up windows when you open your browser. This adware attacks mainly browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, which are the most vulnerable to the risk of being affected by adware and other potentially unwanted programs. In this guide we will help you to remove MossNet ads from your computer.
MossNet adware is actively spread in the world wide web today along with many other cost-free programs. You could find some application online, find out that it is free and then decide to install it right away. However, you may fail to notice the information about other third-party software offered for you to be installed in addition to the main software of your choice. MossNet adware could be one of them, and this is exactly how it can be installed into your PC – through your failure to be attentive when installing free applications bundled with other potentially unwanted programs.
MossNet adware displays its intrusive ads when users visit the commercial websites, wuch as Walmart, Amazon, Ebay, Bestbuy, etc. But these MossNet ads may also appear when you visit any regular websites, such as news sites or forums, etc. These ads will come up on quite an regular basis and will surely distract your attention greatly.
Because of MossNet adware in your PC the whole system and the browser in particular will work much slower. We recommend that you remove this adware immediately from your system, as soon as you identify its annoying behaviour in your browser. Please carefully follow the uninstall instructions set forth below, and if you need any additional help on our part, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us at any time of your choice.
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Detailed MossNet adware removal instructions
Step 1. Uninstalling MossNet adware from the Control Panel of your computer.
Instructions for Windows XP, Vista and 7 operating systems:
- Make sure that all your browsers infected with MossNet adware are shut down (closed).
- Click “Start” and go to the “Control Panel“:
- In Windows XP click “Add or remove programs“:
- In Windows Vista and 7 click “Uninstall a program“:
- Uninstall MossNet adware program from your PC. To do it, in Windows XP click “Remove” button related to it. In Windows Vista and 7 right-click on MossNet adware program with the PC mouse and click “Uninstall / Change“.
Instructions for Windows 8 operating system:
- Move the PC mouse towards the top right hot corner of Windows 8 screen, click “Search“:
- Type “Uninstall a program“, then click “Settings“:
- In the left menu that has come up select “Uninstall a program“:
- Uninstall MossNet adware programs. To do it, in Windows 8 right-click this adware with the PC mouse and click “Uninstall / Change“.
Step 2. Removing the adware from the list of add-ons and extensions of your browser.
In addition to removal of this adware program from the Control Panel of your PC as explained above, you also need to remove this adware from the add-ons or extensions of your browser. Please follow this guide for managing browser add-ons and extensions for more detailed information. Remove any items related to MossNet adware and other unwanted applications installed on your PC.
Step 3. Scanning your computer with reliable and effective security software for removal of all adware remnants.
- Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer through the download button below.
- Install the program and scan your computer with it.
- At the end of scan click “Apply” to remove all infections associated with this adware.
- Important! It is also necessary that you reset your browsers with GridinSoft Trojan Killer after this particular adware removal. Shut down all your available browsers now.
- In GridinSoft Trojan Killer click “Tools” tab and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Select which particular browsers you want to be reset and choose the reset options:
- Click “Reset browser settings” button.
- You will receive the confirmation windows about browser settings reset successfully.
- Reboot your PC now.