How to remove TheMediaConverter adware

Adware

About this threat

Pop-ups and redirects such as TheMediaConverter adware are usually occurring due to an adware installed. Hurried freeware installations are frequently the cause of the adware installation. If they are not aware of the signs, not all users will recognize that it’s indeed an adware on their systems. Expect the adware to expose you to as many advertisements as possible but do not worry about it directly endangering your system. Adware could, however, lead to a much more severe infection by rerouting you to a dangerous portal. We highly encourage you eliminate TheMediaConverter adware before it can cause more severe outcomes.

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What affect does the adware have on the machine

Since users would not set up the infection, knowing what it is, advertising-supported programs implement freeware as means to infiltrate your operating system. It ought to be common knowledge that some freeware might authorize undesirable items to set up alongside them. Those items include adware, browser hijackers and other possibly unneeded applications (PUPs). If you prefer Default mode during freeware set up, you authorize adjoined offers install. We encourage choosing Advanced or Custom instead. Those settings will allow you to check for and unmark everything. It’s not complex or time-consuming to use those settings, so you have no excuse to not use them.

When the adware is inside your OS, it will start generating ads. Whether you favor Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox, they will all be affected. So whichever browser you use, you will not be able to escape advertisements, they will only disappear if you erase TheMediaConverter adware. Since ads are how adware make income, expect to see a lot of them.You might occasionally encounter adware asking you to acquire some type of program but you should never do it.You should stick to official portals for program downloads, and avoid getting anything from pop-ups and strange sites. If you opt to to download something from untrustworthy sources like pop-ups, you may end up acquiring damaging program instead, so take that into account. The reason behind your slow PC and often browser crashes may also be the adware. We strongly suggest you uninstall TheMediaConverter adware since it will only cause trouble.

How to erase TheMediaConverter adware

There are two methods to eliminate TheMediaConverter adware, by hand and automatically. For the quickest TheMediaConverter adware elimination method, you are encouraged to get anti-spyware software. You might also terminate TheMediaConverter adware by hand but you will have to identify and remove it and all its related programs yourself.

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Learn how to remove TheMediaConverter adware from your computer

Step 1. Remove TheMediaConverter adware from Windows 10

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

Step 2. Remove TheMediaConverter adware from Windows 8

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

Step 3. Remove TheMediaConverter adware from Windows 7

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7 start How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  2. Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win7 uninstall program How to remove TheMediaConverter adware

Step 4. Remove TheMediaConverter adware from Windows XP

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

Step 5. Remove TheMediaConverter adware 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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  3. Empty the Trash by right-clicking on the icon in your dock and selecting 'Empty Trash'.

Step 6. Delete TheMediaConverter adware from browsers

a) Remove TheMediaConverter adware 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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  3. On the left side, select Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press Disable. IE add ons How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  3. In General, delete the URL and type in your preferred homepage website. IE settings2 How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  3. Select the Advanced tab and press Reset (near the bottom of the window). ie settings advanced How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says 'Delete personal settings'. IE reset How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 TheMediaConverter adware 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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 remove TheMediaConverter adware

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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  3. In Settings, under On start up, select Set pages. chrome startup page How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 remove TheMediaConverter adware

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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  3. Scroll down and press Show advanced settings. chrome settings How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  4. At the bottom, you will find the option to Reset settings. chrome reset How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 TheMediaConverter adware from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner). mozilla menu How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 remove TheMediaConverter adware

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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  3. Select Options.
  4. In General, delete the URL in 'Home page' and type in the one you prefer. mozilla options How to remove TheMediaConverter adware

) 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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  5. Select Refresh Firefox. mozilla reset How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 TheMediaConverter adware 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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  4. In Settings, under Open with, select A specific page or pages. edge set page How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  4. In Settings, scroll down to Clear browsing data and press Choose what to clear. edge settings How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  5. Select everything and press Clear. edge clear data How to remove TheMediaConverter adware

) Remove TheMediaConverter adware 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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  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 remove TheMediaConverter adware

) 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 remove TheMediaConverter adware
  4. Select Safari again and press Preferences.
  5. In Advanced, press on 'Show Develop menu in menu bar'. safari advanced How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
  6. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Develop, and select Empty Caches. safari develop menu How to remove TheMediaConverter adware
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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