How to delete Winsrv.exe

Adware

About this ad-supported software

Winsrv.exe is an adware that will flood your screen with advertisements. It’s likely that you did not install the adware knowingly, which indicates it may have been added to some freeware. An adware infection is pretty noticeable, so you will understand what is going on immediately. Random ads continually appearing on your screen is the most obvious sign of an advertising-supported software infection. Those ads will come in all kinds of forms and could be quite invasive. While an adware is not classified as a high risk contamination, it could lead you to much more dangerous contaminations. Before you come across serious trouble, eliminate Winsrv.exe.

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How does Winsrv.exe affect my PC?

If you didn’t know, you set up the adware yourself, although unknowingly. The method implemented by adware is known as the bundling method, which essentially means that an ad-supported program comes attached to a program that you set up. Before you install software, keep a couple of things in mind. Firstly, adware can come along with the free applications, and the usage of Default mode will basically give it authorization to install. Second, if you want to regulate what gets set up, use Advanced or Custom mode since they will permit you to uncheck all added offers. And if it is already installed, we encourage you to delete Winsrv.exe sooner rather than later.

Immediately after you install the adware, ads will begin flooding your screen. You may not think the increased amount of ads is weird but if you notice “Ad by Winsrv.exe”, then you need to delete Winsrv.exe. An ad-supported software all of the major browsers, be it Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. If you allow the ad-supported program to remain long enough, you will notice more personalized advertisements filling your screen. For that purpose, data about you is accumulated, and that is why it knows what you would be interested in. An advertising-supported program will primarily try to make profit from ads but it can occasionally lead to serious contaminations. An advertising-supported software is occasionally able to lead you to dangerous pages, and that may end with you obtaining a malevolent software infection. Your best course of action right now is to eliminate Winsrv.exe, and the quicker you do it, the better.

Winsrv.exe elimination

You have two ways to uninstall Winsrv.exe, and you should choose the one you are most comfortable with. If you choose to erase Winsrv.exe yourself, it would take a longer time because you will have to identify the threat yourself. We will present a guide for by hand Winsrv.exe removal below this report, and feel free to use them if you are having trouble. But, if you don’t feel confident with it, get an anti-spyware tool and have it remove Winsrv.exe.

Learn how to remove Winsrv.exe from your computer

Step 1. Remove Winsrv.exe from Windows 10

  1. Start → Settings → System → Apps & features. win10 start How to delete Winsrv.exe
  2. Find all the unwanted programs, press on them and select Uninstall. win10 system uninstall How to delete Winsrv.exe

Step 2. Remove Winsrv.exe from Windows 8

  1. Open the menu, select the search option and type in Control Panel. win8 type control How to delete Winsrv.exe
  2. Control Panel → Programs and Features → Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win8 remove program How to delete Winsrv.exe

Step 3. Remove Winsrv.exe from Windows 7

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7 start How to delete Winsrv.exe
  2. Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win7 uninstall program How to delete Winsrv.exe

Step 4. Remove Winsrv.exe from Windows XP

  1. Start → Settings → Control Panel → Add or Remove Programs. win xp start control How to delete Winsrv.exe
  2. Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win xp control panel How to delete Winsrv.exe

Step 5. Remove Winsrv.exe from Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and select Applications.
  2. Find all unwanted programs and drag them to the trash icon in your dock. Alternately, you can right-click on them and select Move to Trash. mac os app remove How to delete Winsrv.exe
  3. Empty the Trash by right-clicking on the icon in your dock and selecting 'Empty Trash'.

Step 6. Delete Winsrv.exe from browsers

a) Remove Winsrv.exe from Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Manage add-ons. IE gear How to delete Winsrv.exe
  3. On the left side, select Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press Disable. IE add ons How to delete Winsrv.exe
  5. Close the window.

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Internet options. ie menu How to delete Winsrv.exe
  3. In General, delete the URL and type in your preferred homepage website. IE settings2 How to delete Winsrv.exe
  4. Press Apply to save the changes and exit the window.

c) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Internet options. ie menu How to delete Winsrv.exe
  3. Select the Advanced tab and press Reset (near the bottom of the window). ie settings advanced How to delete Winsrv.exe
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says 'Delete personal settings'. IE reset How to delete Winsrv.exe
  5. Press Reset, then OK to close the window.
If the changes were reversed again and the threat is still present, we recommend you obtain anti-spyware software to deal with the infection.

d) Remove Winsrv.exe from Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings.
  3. Select Extensions, located in the menu on the left. chrome menu extensions How to delete Winsrv.exe
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press the bin icon. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you trouble, you can uncheck the box that says 'Enabled' and that will disable the extension without deleting it. chrome extensions delete How to delete Winsrv.exe

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings. chrome menu How to delete Winsrv.exe
  3. In Settings, under On start up, select Set pages. chrome startup page How to delete Winsrv.exe
  4. In the window that appears, put in the URL of the website you want to set as your homepage. Press OK.
  5. Under Search, choose the search engine you want to set as default. chrome search engines How to delete Winsrv.exe

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings. chrome menu How to delete Winsrv.exe
  3. Scroll down and press Show advanced settings. chrome settings How to delete Winsrv.exe
  4. At the bottom, you will find the option to Reset settings. chrome reset How to delete Winsrv.exe
  5. In the window that appears, press Reset.
If the changes were reversed again and the threat is still present, we recommend you obtain anti-spyware software to deal with the infection.

g) Remove Winsrv.exe from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner). mozilla menu How to delete Winsrv.exe
  3. Select Add-ons.
  4. In the Extensions tab, remove all suspicious extensions. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you trouble, you can press 'Disable' and that will disable the extension without deleting it. mozilla extensions How to delete Winsrv.exe

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner). mozilla menu options How to delete Winsrv.exe
  3. Select Options.
  4. In General, delete the URL in 'Home page' and type in the one you prefer. mozilla options How to delete Winsrv.exe

) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner).
  3. Select the Help button (the question mark at the bottom).
  4. Press Troubleshooting Information.mozilla troubleshooting How to delete Winsrv.exe
  5. Select Refresh Firefox. mozilla reset How to delete Winsrv.exe
  6. In the window that appears, press Refresh Firefox again.
If the changes were reversed again and the threat is still present, we recommend you obtain anti-spyware software to deal with the infection.

) Remove Winsrv.exe from Microsoft Edge

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press More (the three dots on the top right corner).
  3. Select Extensions.
  4. Find all suspicious extensions, right-click on them and select Remove.

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press More (the three dots on the top right corner).
  3. Press Settings. edge menu How to delete Winsrv.exe
  4. In Settings, under Open with, select A specific page or pages. edge set page How to delete Winsrv.exe
  5. You can select your homepage there. Select Custom to be able to put in your preferred homepage.

) Reset Microsoft Edge

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press More (the three dots on the top right corner).
  3. Press Settings. edge menu How to delete Winsrv.exe
  4. In Settings, scroll down to Clear browsing data and press Choose what to clear. edge settings How to delete Winsrv.exe
  5. Select everything and press Clear. edge clear data How to delete Winsrv.exe

) Remove Winsrv.exe from Safari

  1. Open your browser.
  2. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Safari.
  3. Select Preferences and click on the Extensions tab. safari menu How to delete Winsrv.exe
  4. Delete all suspicious extensions. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you trouble, you can uncheck the box that says 'Enable' and that will disable the extension without deleting it. safari extensions How to delete Winsrv.exe

) Reset Safari

Safari no longer has a reset button, so you have to manually do everything.
  1. Open your browser.
  2. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Safari.
  3. Select Clear History, pick 'all history' and press 'Clear History'. safari clear history How to delete Winsrv.exe
  4. Select Safari again and press Preferences.
  5. In Advanced, press on 'Show Develop menu in menu bar'. safari advanced How to delete Winsrv.exe
  6. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Develop, and select Empty Caches. safari develop menu How to delete Winsrv.exe
If resetting your browsers does not solve the problem, download anti-spyware software and scan your computer for threats. If something is found, delete it.
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