AdHelperTrack is known as a Browser-Hijacker, usually installed without your knowledge, it will display advertisements and sponsored links in your search results. Enough about that you didn’t install it, and it’s time to remove it. This guide will show you how to Remove AdHelperTrack From Internet Explorer, Chrome & Firefox.
Step 1: Get rid of AdHelperTrack related programs, by uninstalling all unknown software.
First thing that I would like you to do is, remove any recently installed programs you do not remember installing, from your add remove programs.
Hit the start button at the bottom left hand corner of your screen. Type or copy and paste appwiz.cpl into the Run/Start/Search Box. Hit enter.
Right click one at a time and select remove. Now close the programs and features window.
Note: If you encounter a program that will not remove then skip it.
Step 2: Remove AdHelperTrack from your browsers, by removing hijack.
Remove Browser ShortCut Hijackers Internet Explorer, Chrome & Firefox.
Step 3: Remove AdHelperTrack from browsers, by resetting browsers.
(Optional) To remove AdHelperTrack from your browser, reset your infected browser back to default settings.
Step 4: Remove AdHelperTrack from browsers, with Adware Removal Tool.
1. Download Adware removal tool to your desktop, right click the icon and select Run as Administrator.
2. Hit OK.
3. Hit next make sure to leave all items checked, for removal.
The Program will close all open programs to complete the removal, so save any work and hit OK. Then hit OK after the removal process is complete, then OK again to finish up.
Step 5: Remove AdHelperTrack from browsers, with AdwareCleaner.
1. Download Adware-Cleaner Save it to your desktop. Right Click the icon, select Run as Administrator.
2. To begin Click the Scan button.
3. Allow the Scan to complete, then click the Clean button.
4. Adware Cleaner needs to reboot your machine, to complete the removal process. This is normal, allow the program to reboot your machine.
Step 6: Remove AdHelperTrack from browsers, with Junkware Removal Tool.
1. Download Junkware-RemovalTool Save it to your desktop. Right Click the icon, select Run as Administrator.
2. To begin the scan Click any button.
3. Allow the scan to complete, it may take up ten minutes to complete.
Once complete a log will appear on your desktop, detailing what was removed.
Step 7 : Clean up AdHelperTrack remnants, by running Eset Online Scanner.
To clean up any remaining AdHelperTrack files. Lets move onto the ESET online Scanner.
1. Click Here to download the scanner, save it to your desktop.
2. Right Click this image, on your desktop. Select Run as Administrator.
3. Tick the box to accept the terms, then click Start.
4. Make sure all the settings are the same as the picture below.
5. This scan can take a long time to complete, be patient it is normal.
Make sure to tick uninstall application on close, also delete quarantined files. At this point you will need to now reboot your machine.
To Prevent this type of infection happening again, I suggest you download and install Unchecky. This software will prevent unwanted software, being installed by you unknowingly.
Your computer should now be free, of the AdHelperTrack adware infection.
If you have any questions about this tutorial, or your machine is still infected and you would like help, please feel free to Sign up and post in our Virus, Spyware and Malware Removal Help forum.