How to remove MyWeatherFree

About this threat

MyWeatherFree is believed to be a hijacker that could install without your permission. Browser hijackers are for the most part not voluntarily installed by users, they might even be oblivious to the infection. The most common way hijackers are distributed is through freeware bundles. A browser hijacker is not a dangerous piece of malware and shouldn’t harm. You will, however, experience frequent redirects to sponsored sites, as that is why they even exist. Those pages won’t always secure so if you entered a unsafe page, you may end up allowing a much more serious infection to arrive in your OS. You will gain nothing by keeping the redirect virus. Eliminate MyWeatherFree and you may return to usual surfing.
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How did the browser hijacker enter my PC

It could not be known to many users that free programs generally has added items added. Advertisement-supported software, reroute viruses and other probably undesirable programs might come as those added offers. People usually end up setting up redirect viruses and other undesirable items because they don’t pick Advanced (Custom) settings when setting up free applications. If you notice something added, all you need to do is uncheck the boxes. They will set up automatically if you use Default settings as you won’t be able to inspect for something attached, and that permits those items to set up. If it invaded your OS, terminate MyWeatherFree.

Why should I uninstall MyWeatherFree?

Expect for your browser’s settings to be modified as soon as the browser hijacker manages to enter your PC. The hijacker’s executed alterations include setting its advertised website as your home website, and this will be done without your permission. Whether you are using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, they will all have their settings altered. And unless you first eliminate MyWeatherFree, you might not be able to reverse the setting modifications. Your new home web page will have a search engine, and we don’t suggest using as it will implant sponsored contents into the legitimate search results, so as to redirect you. Redirect viruses aim to generate as much traffic as possible for websites so that owners get income, which is why you will be frequently rerouted. Reroutes will happen to all types of strange portals, which is why redirect virusesare very troublesome  deal with. It must be mentioned that the reroutes might also be somewhat damaging. Be cautious of malicious redirects because you could be led to a more severe threat. If you want to keep your OS shielded, uninstall MyWeatherFree as soon as possible.

How to delete MyWeatherFree

It would be much easier if you obtained anti-spyware programs and had it abolishMyWeatherFree for you. If you opt for by hand MyWeatherFree termination, you will need to identify all related software yourself. Still, instructions on how to delete MyWeatherFree will be placed below this report.Download Removal Toolto remove MyWeatherFree

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Learn how to remove MyWeatherFree from your computer

Step 1. MyWeatherFree Removal from Windows

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Press on the Start icon. win7-start How to remove MyWeatherFree
  2. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-control-panel How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Find the program you want to delete and press Uninstall. win7-uninstall-program How to remove MyWeatherFree

b) Windows 8

  1. Right-click on the start icon (lower left corner). win10-start2 How to remove MyWeatherFree
  2. Select Control Panel. win8-start How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Click Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win8-remove-program How to remove MyWeatherFree

c) Windows 10

  1. Open Start menu and click on the magnifying glass (next to the shut down button). win10-start2 How to remove MyWeatherFree
  2. Type in Control Panel. win10-start How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Control Panel → Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. Find and remove all unwanted programs. win10-remove-program How to remove MyWeatherFree

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and press Applications. mac-os-apps How to remove MyWeatherFree
  2. Check all suspicious programs you want to get rid of.
  3. Drag them to the trash icon in your dock (Alternatively, right-click on the program and press Move to Trash). mac-os-app-delete How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. After you move all the unwanted programs, right-click on the trash icon and select Empty Trash.

Step 2. Delete MyWeatherFree from browsers

a) Remove MyWeatherFree from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Open Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press More located at the top right corner of the screen (the three dots). edge-menu How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Settings → Choose what to clear. edge-settings How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. Check the boxes of the items you want removed, and press Clear. edge-clear-data How to remove MyWeatherFree
  5. Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
  6. Choose Task Manager.
  7. In the Processes tab, find the Microsoft Edge process, right click on it, and press Go to details (or More details if Go to details is not available). task-manager How to remove MyWeatherFree
  8. Right-click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End task.
(Method 2)
Before you proceed with this method, backup your data.
  1. Go to C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_xxxxxxxxxx.
  2. Select all the folders, right-click on them and press Delete. edge-folder How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Press the start button, and type in Windows PowerShell in the search box.
  4. Right-click on the result, and select Run as administrator. edge-powershell How to remove MyWeatherFree
  5. In Administrator: Windows PowerShell, paste Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> and tap Enter. edge-powershell-script How to remove MyWeatherFree
  6. The issue should be gone now.

b) Remove MyWeatherFree from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. IE-gear How to remove MyWeatherFree
  2. Select Manage add-ons, and then Toolbars and Extensions.
  3. Find and disable all suspicious extensions. IE-add-ons How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. Close the window.

c) Restore your homepage on Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon.
  2. Internet Options → General tab. Delete the homepage URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Press Apply.

d) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and press on the Gear icon. ie-settings How to remove MyWeatherFree
  2. Internet Options → Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. At the bottom, you will see a Reset button. Press that.
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says Delete personal settings. IE-reset How to remove MyWeatherFree
  5. Press Reset.
  6. Click OK to exit the window.
  7. Restart your browser.

e) Remove MyWeatherFree from Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose More tools and Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Remove suspicious extensions by clicking the Trash icon next to them. chrome-extensions-delete How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.
Download Removal Toolto remove MyWeatherFree

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f) Restore your homepage on Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. In the window that appears, under On startup, there will be a Set pages option. Press on that.
  4. Remove the set website, and type in the one you prefer to be your homepage. Press OK. chrome-startup-page How to remove MyWeatherFree
  5. In Settings, under Search, there is a Manage search engines option. Select that. chrome-search-engines How to remove MyWeatherFree
  6. Remove all search engines except the one you want to use. Click Done.

g) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press the menu icon on the right, next to the URL field.
  2. Choose Settings. chrome-menu How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Scroll down and press on Show advanced settings. chrome-settings How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. Find and press the Reset button. chrome-reset How to remove MyWeatherFree
  5. In the confirmation window that appears, press Reset.

h) Remove MyWeatherFree from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Select Add-ons. mozilla-menu How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Select the Extensions tab, and remove all questionable extensions. mozilla-extensions How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by clicking Disable. If you later decide to keep it, simply press Enable.

i) Restore your homepage on Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right side of the screen.
  2. Select Options. mozilla-menu How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. In General, click Restore to Default below the Home Page field. mozilla-options How to remove MyWeatherFree

j) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox and access the menu by clicking on the three bars on the right of the screen.
  2. Press the question mark at the bottom of the menu.
  3. Select Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-troubleshooting How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. Select the Refresh Firefox option. mozilla-reset How to remove MyWeatherFree

k) Remove MyWeatherFree from Safari (for Mac)

  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Preferences (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-menu How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Choose the Extensions tab.
  4. Uninstall all questionable extensions. safari-extensions How to remove MyWeatherFree
  5. If you are not certain about an extension, you can disable it by unchecking the box that says Enabled. If you later decide to keep it, simply check the box again.

l) Reset Safari

If you are using the Yosemite, El Capitan or the Sierra versions, the option to reset Safari with one click is not available. Thus you will have to clear the history and empty the caches in separate steps.
  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Clear History (can be accesses by pressing on Safari at the top of your screen). safari-clear-history How to remove MyWeatherFree
  3. Choose from what time you want the history deleted, and press Clear History. safari-clear-history How to remove MyWeatherFree
  4. Press on Safari at the top of the screen and select Preferences. safari-advanced How to remove MyWeatherFree
  5. Select the Advanced tab and check the box next to Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  6. Select Develop (from the menu bar at the top of the screen). safari-develop-menu How to remove MyWeatherFree
  7. Press Empty Caches.
If for some reason you are unable to remove the extensions or reset your browsers, it may be a good idea to obtain anti-spyware software and have it deal with the problem.

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