The Kenyarhino.com is a web page that displays annoying ads and can redirect to other ad web-sites. If the Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Firefox and MS Edge displays this web page then it is possible that your machine is infected with an adware (also known as ‘ad-supported’ software). The ‘ad supported’ software is an unwanted software that is going to display you lots of pop ups and deals. Of course, it’s not a malware or virus in the “general meaning” of this word. It’ll not delete or damage your files, but it can modify some personal computer’s settings or download and install other harmful programs. So, you’d better to delete adware using the tutorial below and thereby get rid of Kenyarhino.com redirect.
It’s not a good idea to have an unwanted program like this ‘ad supported’ software on your PC system. The reason for this is simple, it doing things you do not know about. The adware can also be used to collect a wide variety of your data that can be later sold to third parties. You do not 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 Kenyarhino.com popup advertisements.
The malicious applications from the ‘ad supported’ software family that alters the settings of web-browsers usually affects only the Firefox, Chrome, IE and MS Edge. However, possible situations, when any other internet browsers will be affected too. The ‘ad supported’ software may change the Target property of a web browser’s shortcut, so every time you run the internet browser, instead of your startpage, you will see the unwanted Kenyarhino.com site.
So, obviously, you need to remove the adware as quickly as possible. Use the free step by step guidance below. This guide will allow you clean your PC of adware and thereby remove the Kenyarhino.com annoying advertisements.
How to remove Kenyarhino.com pop-up ads
In the guide below we will have a look at the adware and how to delete Kenyarhino.com from Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Edge browsers for Microsoft Windows OS, natively or by using a few free removal tools. Read it once, after doing so, please print this page as you may need to close your web browser or reboot your personal computer.
Delete Kenyarhino.com pop up ads without any utilities
If you perform exactly the steps below you should be able to get rid of the Kenyarhino.com pop-up ads from the Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Edge web-browsers.
Remove adware through the Microsoft Windows Control Panel
It is of primary importance to first identify and delete all PUPs, ad-supported software applications and browser hijackers through ‘Add/Remove Programs’ (Windows XP) or ‘Uninstall a program’ (Windows 10, 8, 7) section of your Microsoft Windows Control Panel.
Press Windows button , then press Search . Type “Control panel”and press Enter. If you using Windows XP or Windows 7, then click “Start” and select “Control Panel”. It will open the Windows Control Panel as shown on the image below.
Further, click “Uninstall a program”
It will display a list of all programs installed on your PC. Scroll through the all list, and uninstall any suspicious and unknown software.
Fix infected web-browsers shortcuts to delete Kenyarhino.com redirect
The ad-supported software may hijack various Windows shortcuts on your desktop (most often, all browsers shortcuts), so in this step you need to check and clean them by removing the argument like http://site.address/.
Right click on the shortcut of infected browser as shown on the image below.
Select the “Properties” option and it will open a shortcut’s properties. Next, press the “Shortcut” tab and then delete the “http://site.address” string from Target field as on the image below.
Then press OK to save changes. Repeat the step for all internet browsers which are redirected to the Kenyarhino.com intrusive web page.
Get rid of unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Once installed, the adware can add a task in to the Windows Task Scheduler Library. Due to this, every time when you start your personal computer, it will display Kenyarhino.com intrusive web site. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and remove all harmful tasks that have been created by adware.
Press Windows and R keys on the keyboard together. This shows a dialog box that 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. Please select the first task, its properties will be display just below automatically. Next, click the Actions tab. Pay attention to that it launches on your personal computer. Found something like “explorer.exe http://site.address” or “chrome.exe http://site.address”, then get rid of this malicious task. If you are not sure that executes the task, check it through a search engine. If it is a component of the adware, then this task also should be removed.
Having defined the task that you want to remove, then click on it with the right mouse button and choose Delete as on the image below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by adware. Once is finished, close the Task Scheduler window.
Remove Kenyarhino.com ads from Google Chrome
If your Chrome web browser is redirected to unwanted Kenyarhino.com web page, it may be necessary to completely reset your web browser application to its default settings.
First run the Google Chrome. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will open the main menu. Further, click the option named “Settings”. Another way to show the Chrome’s settings – type chrome://settings in the web browser adress bar and press Enter.
The web browser will display the settings screen. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and press the “Show advanced settings” link. Now scroll down until the “Reset settings” section is visible, as shown on the screen below and click the “Reset settings” button.
The Chrome will display the confirmation dialog box. You need to confirm your action, press the “Reset” button. The web browser will start the task of cleaning. After it’s finished, the web browser’s settings including new tab, home page and search engine by default back to the values that have been when the Google Chrome was first installed on your system.
Remove Kenyarhino.com from Firefox by resetting web browser settings
Resetting your FF is good initial troubleshooting step for any issues with your web-browser program, including the redirect to Kenyarhino.com site.
Run the Firefox and click the menu button (it looks like three stacked lines) at the top right of the browser screen. Next, press the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu. It will show the slide-out menu.
Select the “Troubleshooting information”. If you’re unable to access the Help menu, then type “about:support” in your address bar and press Enter. It bring up the “Troubleshooting Information” page as on the image below.
Click the “Refresh Firefox” button at the top right of the Troubleshooting Information page. Select “Refresh Firefox” in the confirmation prompt. The Mozilla Firefox will start a process to fix your problems that caused by the adware that cause annoying Kenyarhino.com ads to appear. Once, it’s complete, click the “Finish” button.
Remove Kenyarhino.com pop-up ads from Microsoft Internet Explorer
In order to restore all web browser new tab page, startpage and search engine by default you need to reset the Internet Explorer to the state, that was when the Microsoft Windows was installed on your machine.
First, open the Internet Explorer, click ) button. Next, press “Internet Options” as on the image below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, click Reset button. The Internet Explorer will show the Reset Internet Explorer settings dialog box. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and press Reset button.
You will now need to reboot your machine for the changes to take effect. It will remove adware that causes multiple undesired ads, disable malicious and ad-supported internet browser’s extensions and restore the IE’s settings such as newtab, start page and search provider by default to default state.
Scan your computer and get rid of Kenyarhino.com redirect with free tools
The easiest solution to delete Kenyarhino.com redirect is to use an antimalware application capable of detecting this adware which cause undesired Kenyarhino.com pop up advertisements to appear. We suggest try Zemana Anti-malware or another free malicious software remover that listed below. It has excellent detection rate when it comes to ad supported software, hijacker infections and other PUPs.
How to automatically remove Kenyarhino.com pop-ups with Zemana Anti-malware
We recommend using the Zemana Anti-malware which are completely clean your computer of the ad supported software. The tool is an advanced malware removal program created by (c) Zemana lab. It’s able to help you remove PUPs, browser hijackers, malware, toolbars, ransomware and ‘ad supported’ software that causes multiple intrusive pop ups.
Download Zemana Free on your PC system from the link below.
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Once downloading is complete, close all windows on your PC system. Further, launch the install file named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up like below, press the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” which will help you install Zemana on the computer. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
Once setup is done successfully, Zemana Anti-Malware will automatically start and you can see its main window like below.
Next, click the “Scan” button . Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) utility will begin scanning the whole PC system to find out ad-supported software that causes internet browsers to display undesired Kenyarhino.com pop up ads. A scan can take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the count of files on your machine and the speed of your personal computer. While the Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) is checking, you can see number of objects it has identified either as being malicious software.
After Zemana has finished scanning, you may check all threats found on your system. You may move threats to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply click “Next” button.
The Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) will delete ad-supported software which developed to reroute your web browser to various ad web-pages such as Kenyarhino.com. Once finished, you can be prompted to restart your PC system.
Remove Kenyarhino.com pop ups with Malwarebytes
We recommend using the Malwarebytes Free that are completely clean your computer of the adware. The free utility is an advanced malicious software removal program developed by (c) Malwarebytes lab. This application uses the world’s most popular anti malware technology. It’s able to help you delete intrusive Kenyarhino.com pop-ups from your browsers, PUPs, malicious software, hijacker infections, toolbars, ransomware and other security threats from your system for free.
Download MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) by clicking on the following link. Save it on your MS Windows desktop or in any other place.
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Update: November 9, 2017
When the download is complete, run it and follow the prompts. Once installed, the MalwareBytes will try to update itself and when this procedure is finished, click the “Scan Now” button for scanning your PC system for the ad supported software which cause undesired Kenyarhino.com pop-ups to appear. Depending on your system, the scan may take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. While the MalwareBytes Anti-Malware is checking, you may see how many objects it has identified either as being malicious software. All detected threats will be marked. You can remove them all by simply click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes is a free program that you can use to remove all detected folders, files, services, registry entries and so on. To learn more about this malicious software removal tool, we recommend you to read and follow the steps or the video guide below.
Remove Kenyarhino.com redirect and harmful extensions with AdwCleaner
The AdwCleaner utility is free and easy to use. It can check and delete malware, potentially unwanted applications and adware in Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Firefox and Microsoft Edge web-browsers and thereby remove all intrusive Kenyarhino.com pop-up ads. AdwCleaner is powerful enough to find and get rid of malicious registry entries and files that are hidden on the system.
- Download AdwCleaner by clicking on the following link and save it directly to your Microsoft Windows Desktop.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: February 8, 2018
- Once downloading is done, double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once this utility is started, press “Scan” button to perform a system scan for the ad-supported software that causes multiple annoying ads. This task may take some time, so please be patient. While the AdwCleaner tool is scanning, you can see how many objects it has identified as being infected by malware.
- Once AdwCleaner has completed scanning, AdwCleaner will open a scan report. You may move items to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply click “Clean” button. It will open a prompt, click “OK”.
These few simple steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
How to block Kenyarhino.com advertisements
It’s also critical to protect your internet browsers from malicious web-pages and ads by using an ad blocking program like AdGuard. Security experts says that it will greatly reduce the risk of malicious software, and potentially save lots of money. Additionally, the AdGuard can also protect your privacy by blocking almost all trackers.
- Download AdGuard program from the following link.
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Category: Security tools
Update: November 7, 2017
- After downloading is done, start the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” program window. Follow the prompts.
- When the setup is complete, click “Skip” to close the installation program and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick tutorial that will allow you get to know AdGuard better.
- In most cases, the default settings are enough and you don’t need to change anything. Each time, when you run your personal computer, AdGuard will start automatically and stop pop up advertisements, sites such Kenyarhino.com, 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 icon named AdGuard, that may be found on your desktop.
Where the Kenyarhino.com redirect comes from
To sum up
Now your computer should be clean of the adware that causes a lot of undesired Kenyarhino.com pop up advertisements. Uninstall AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep Zemana Anti-Malware (to periodically scan your system for new ad-supported softwares and other malware) and AdGuard (to help you block intrusive pop-up ads and malicious web-sites). Moreover, to prevent adwares, please stay clear of unknown and third party programs, make sure that your antivirus program, turn on the option to detect PUPs (potentially unwanted programs).
If you need more help with Kenyarhino.com popup advertisements related issues, go to our Spyware/Malware removal forum.