There are many types of malware and one of them is adware (also known as ‘ad-supported’ software). The adware, which causes the appearance of Onepagesnews.net pop-up ads or the redirect to this undesired web-site, have a negative impact on the functioning of your PC. It modifies PC system settings, generates a lot of various ads, slows down the Google Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer and MS Edge and the speed of your internet connection. Moreover, it may lead to the fact that pages are slow to load and the browser interface can even freeze.
It is not a good idea to have an unwanted program like Onepagesnews adware on your computer. The reason for this is simple, it doing things you do not know about. The adware can also be used to collect user data which may be later sold to third parties. You don’t know if your home address, account names and passwords are safe. And of course you completely do not know what will happen when you click on any Onepagesnews.net popup ads.
The malicious applications from the adware family that changes the settings of browsers usually affects only the FF, Chrome, IE and MS Edge. However, possible situations, when any other browsers will be affected too. The adware may change the Target property of a browser’s shortcut, so every time you launch the web browser, instead of your startpage, you will see the undesired Onepagesnews.net ads.
It’s important, do not use Onepagesnews.net web site and don’t click on advertisements placed on it, as they can lead you to a more malicious or misleading web sites. The best option is to use the step by step instructions posted below to clean your machine of adware and thereby remove Onepagesnews.net pop-ups.
Remove Onepagesnews.net popup advertisements
In the steps below, we will try to cover the Google Chrome, Firefox, MS Edge and Internet Explorer and provide general advice to get rid of Onepagesnews.net popup ads. You may find some minor differences in your MS Windows install. No matter, you should be okay if you follow the steps outlined below: delete all suspicious and unknown software, reset internet browsers settings, fix internet browsers shortcuts, delete malicious scheduled tasks, use free malicious software removal utilities. Read this manual carefully, bookmark or print it, because you may need to close your web browser or reboot your system.
Remove Onepagesnews.net redirect without any utilities
The step-by-step tutorial will help you remove Onepagesnews.net pop ups. These Onepagesnews.net removal steps work for the FF, Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and MS Edge, as well as every version of Microsoft Windows operating system.
Remove Onepagesnews.net related software through the Control Panel of your computer
It is of primary importance to first identify and remove all PUPs, adware programs and browser hijacker infections through ‘Add/Remove Programs’ (Windows XP) or ‘Uninstall a program’ (Windows 10, 8, 7) section of your Microsoft Windows Control Panel.
- If you are using Windows 8, 8.1 or 10 then press Windows button, next click Search. Type “Control panel”and press Enter.
- If you are using Windows XP, Vista, 7, then press “Start” button and press “Control Panel”.
- It will display the Windows Control Panel.
- Further, click “Uninstall a program” under Programs category.
- It will open a list of all software installed on the computer.
- Scroll through the all list, and delete suspicious and unknown software. To quickly find the latest installed programs, we recommend sort software by date.
See more details in the video guidance below.
Disinfect the internet browser’s shortcuts to delete Onepagesnews.net redirect
Important to know, most antimalware software that are able to remove adware, but unable to find and recover altered shortcuts. So, you need to fix the desktop shortcuts for your Chrome, Firefox, MS Edge and Internet Explorer web browsers manually.
Click the right mouse button to a desktop shortcut which you use to open your browser. Next, select the “Properties” option. Important: necessary to click on the desktop shortcut for the internet browser which is rerouted to the Onepagesnews.net or other undesired site.
Further, necessary to look at the text which is written in the “Target” field. The ad-supported software can replace the contents of this field, which describes the file to be launch when you start your web-browser. Depending on the web-browser you are using, there should be:
- Google Chrome: chrome.exe
- Opera: opera.exe
- Firefox: firefox.exe
- Internet Explorer: iexplore.exe
If you are seeing an unknown text like “http://site.addres” that has been added here, then you should remove it, as shown in the following example.
Next, click the “OK” button to save the changes. Now, when you start the web-browser from this desktop shortcut, it does not occur automatically reroute on the Onepagesnews.net web-site or any other unwanted web-pages. Once the step is finished, we recommend to go to the next step.
Remove Onepagesnews.net popups from Chrome
Like other modern internet browsers, the Google Chrome has the ability to reset the settings to their default values and thereby restore the browser’s settings like startpage, newtab and search engine by default that have been changed by the ad supported software that causes browsers to open intrusive Onepagesnews.net advertisements.
- First start the Google Chrome and click Menu button (small button in the form of three horizontal stripes).
- It will show the Chrome main menu. Select “Settings” option.
- You will see the Chrome’s settings page. Scroll down and click “Show advanced settings” link.
- Scroll down again and click the “Reset settings” button.
- The Chrome will display the reset profile settings page as shown on the image above.
- Next press the “Reset” button.
- Once this task is finished, your browser’s home page, newtab and search engine by default will be restored to their original defaults.
- To learn more, read the post How to reset Google Chrome settings to default.
Remove Onepagesnews.net popup ads from IE
If you find that IE web-browser settings such as newtab, startpage and search engine by default having been changed by ad supported software which reroutes your internet browser to intrusive Onepagesnews.net web-site, then you may return your settings, via the reset internet browser procedure.
First, run the Internet Explorer. Next, click the button in the form of gear (). It will display the Tools drop-down menu, click the “Internet Options” as shown in the following example.
In the “Internet Options” window click on the Advanced tab, then click the Reset button. The IE will show the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” window as shown on the screen below. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box, then click “Reset” button.
You will now need to reboot your PC system for the changes to take effect.
Delete Onepagesnews.net popup advertisements from FF
If the Firefox web-browser program is hijacked, then resetting its settings can help. The Reset feature is available on all modern version of FF. A reset can fix many issues by restoring Firefox settings such as homepage, new tab page and search provider by default to its default state. It will save your personal information like saved passwords, bookmarks, and open tabs.
First, start the Mozilla Firefox. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will open the drop-down menu. Next, press the Help button ().
In the Help menu press the “Troubleshooting Information”. In the upper-right corner of the “Troubleshooting Information” page click on “Refresh Firefox” button as on the image below.
Confirm your action, click the “Refresh Firefox”.
Delete unwanted Scheduled Tasks
If the undesired Onepagesnews.net web-site opens automatically on Windows startup or at equal time intervals, then you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and delete all the tasks which have been created by malicious software.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard simultaneously. It will open a dialog box which titled as Run. In the text field, type “taskschd.msc” (without the quotes) and click OK. Task Scheduler window opens. In the left-hand side, click “Task Scheduler Library”, as displayed in the following example.
In the middle part you will see a list of installed tasks. Select the first task, its properties will be show just below automatically. Next, press the Actions tab. Necessary to look at the text which is written under Details. Found something such as “explorer.exe http://site.address” or “chrome.exe http://site.address” or “firefox.exe http://site.address”, then you need remove this task. If you are not sure that executes the task, then google it. If it is a component of the adware, then this task also should be removed.
Further press on it with the right mouse button and select Delete like below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by ‘ad-supported’ applications. Once is complete, close the Task Scheduler window.
How to delete Onepagesnews.net ads with freeware
The ad supported software can hide its components which are difficult for you to find out and get rid of completely. This can lead to the fact that after some time, the ad supported software once again infect your machine and reroute your web browser to Onepagesnews.net page. Moreover, We want to note that it is not always safe to remove ad supported software manually, if you don’t have much experience in setting up and configuring the Windows operating system. The best solution to scan for and remove adware is to run free malware removal applications.
How to delete Onepagesnews.net pop-up advertisements with Zemana Anti-malware
Zemana Anti-malware highly recommended, because it can scan for security threats such ‘ad supported’ software and adwares that most ‘classic’ antivirus programs fail to pick up on. Moreover, if you have any Onepagesnews.net popup ads removal problems which cannot be fixed by this utility automatically, then Zemana Anti-malware provides 24X7 online assistance from the highly experienced support staff.
- Download Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) on your MS Windows Desktop by clicking on the link below.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: March 3, 2018
- After downloading is complete, close all programs and windows on your computer. Open a file location. Double-click on the icon that’s named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup.
- Further, press Next button and follow the prompts.
- Once installation is finished, click the “Scan” button .Zemana Free program will scan through the whole computer for the ‘ad supported’ software that causes undesired Onepagesnews.net popup advertisements. A scan may take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the number of files on your computer and the speed of your personal computer. When a threat is found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly. Wait until the the scanning is finished.
- Once Zemana AntiMalware completes the scan, the results are displayed in the scan report. You may move threats to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply click “Next”. Once the cleaning process is finished, you can be prompted to restart your system.
Automatically delete Onepagesnews.net pop up ads with Malwarebytes
Remove Onepagesnews.net pop up ads manually is difficult and often the adware is not completely removed. Therefore, we recommend you to use the Malwarebytes Free which are completely clean your PC system. Moreover, the free application will help you to delete malware, potentially unwanted applications, toolbars and browser hijacker infections that your PC can be infected too.
Download MalwareBytes Free from the following link. Save it on your Desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: November 9, 2017
Once the download is done, close all applications and windows on your PC. Double-click the setup file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up as shown in the figure below, click the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” that will help you install MalwareBytes AntiMalware (MBAM) on your PC. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is complete successfully, click Finish button. MalwareBytes will automatically start and you can see its main screen as displayed on the image below.
Now press the “Scan Now” button . MalwareBytes Free utility will start scanning the whole machine to find out ad-supported software that causes web browsers to display annoying Onepagesnews.net popup advertisements. This process can take quite a while, so please be patient.
After MalwareBytes has completed scanning your personal computer, the results are displayed in the scan report. Review the results once the utility has finished the system scan. If you think an entry should not be quarantined, then uncheck it. Otherwise, simply press “Quarantine Selected” button. The MalwareBytes Free will begin to delete adware which reroutes your internet browser to unwanted Onepagesnews.net site. When disinfection is finished, you may be prompted to reboot the PC.
We recommend you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes AntiMalware (MBAM) to delete adware, browser hijacker infection and other malware.
Run AdwCleaner to get rid of Onepagesnews.net pop-ups
AdwCleaner is a free portable program that scans your computer for ad-supported software that causes unwanted Onepagesnews.net popup advertisements, potentially unwanted software and browser hijacker infections and helps remove them easily. Moreover, it’ll also allow you get rid of any malicious browser extensions and add-ons.
Download AdwCleaner by clicking on the link below. Save it on your Windows desktop or in any other place.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: February 8, 2018
After the downloading process is finished, open the directory in which you saved it. You will see an icon like below.
Double click the AdwCleaner desktop icon. When the tool is started, you will see a screen like below.
Further, click “Scan” button . AdwCleaner tool will begin scanning the whole machine to find out ‘ad supported’ software that causes lots of annoying Onepagesnews.net pop ups. When the system scan is complete, AdwCleaner will display a screen which contains a list of malware that has been detected like below.
Review the report and then press “Clean” button. It will open a prompt as shown below.
You need to click “OK”. After the process is finished, the AdwCleaner may ask you to restart your computer. When your computer is started, you will see an AdwCleaner log.
These steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
How to block Onepagesnews.net ads
In order to increase your security and protect your computer against new annoying ads and malicious web pages, you need to use ad-blocker program that blocks an access to malicious ads and web sites. Moreover, the program can stop the display of intrusive advertising, that also leads to faster loading of web-sites and reduce the consumption of web traffic.
Installing the AdGuard ad blocker program is simple. First you will need to download AdGuard from the link below. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 7, 2017
Once the download is finished, double-click the downloaded file to launch it. The “Setup Wizard” window will show up on the computer screen as shown in the following example.
Follow the prompts. AdGuard will then be installed and an icon will be placed on your desktop. A window will show up asking you to confirm that you want to see a quick guide as shown below.
Press “Skip” button to close the window and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick tutorial that will assist you get to know AdGuard better.
Each time, when you launch your PC, AdGuard will run automatically and stop pop-up ads, sites such Onepagesnews.net, as well as other harmful or misleading web-pages. For an overview of all the features of the program, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, which can be found on your desktop.
Prevent Onepagesnews.net redirect from installing
Many applications created to display a huge count of intrusive ads within your system’s web browser. So, when you installing free software, carefully read the disclaimers, select the Custom or Advanced installation mode to watch for optional software that are being installed, because some of the programs are potentially unwanted programs such as this ‘ad supported’ software that redirects your internet browser to undesired Onepagesnews.net site.
Now your PC system should be clean of the ad supported software that causes internet browsers to open intrusive Onepagesnews.net pop up advertisements. Remove AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted popup advertisements and undesired harmful web pages) and Zemana Free (to periodically scan your machine for new adwares and other malware). Probably you are running an older version of Java or Adobe Flash Player. This can be a security risk, so download and install the latest version right now.
If you are still having problems while trying to delete Onepagesnews.net popups from the FF, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.