Have you found that the internet browser randomly redirects to Winmanager.online? If you answered ‘Yes’ then your need to know that your computer has been infected with the nasty malicious software from the adware family. The adware is a type of malicious software that alters your PC’s internet browser settings so that you will be occasionally redirected to various intrusive advertisements. Follow the guide below as soon as possible It’ll clean your machine from the ad supported software and thereby delete intrusive Winmanager.online pop-ups. Moreover, the instructions will allow you to protect your PC from more harmful viruses and trojans.
It’s not a good idea to have an unwanted application such as the adware that responsible for the appearance of Winmanager.online ads. The reason for this is simple, it doing things you do not know about. The worst is, the adware has the ability to gather a wide variety of your confidential data which can 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 don’t know what will happen when you click on any Winmanager.online popup ads.
The ‘ad supported’ software can change the settings of the Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Microsoft Edge, but often that a harmful software such as this can also hijack all types of web-browsers by modifying their desktop shortcuts. Thus forcing the user each time run the web-browser to see the intrusive Winmanager.online web-site.
Instructions that is shown below, will help you to clean your PC system from the ad supported software as well as remove Winmanager.online intrusive pop up advertisements from the Chrome, FF, MS Edge and Internet Explorer and other web-browsers.
Remove Winmanager.online popups
Even if you have the up-to-date classic antivirus installed, and you’ve checked your PC for malicious software and removed anything found, you need to do the instructions below. The Winmanager.online pop-up advertisements removal is not simple as installing another antivirus. Classic antivirus apps are not designed to run together and will conflict with each other, or possibly crash MS Windows. Instead we suggest complete the manual steps below after that use Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM), MalwareBytes or AdwCleaner, which are free programs dedicated to find and get rid of ad-supported software which cause intrusive Winmanager.online pop up ads to appear. Use these tools to ensure the adware is removed.
To remove Winmanager.online, execute the steps below:
- Manual Winmanager.online pop up ads removal
- Uninstall dubious apps using Microsoft Windows Control Panel
- Remove unwanted Scheduled Tasks
- Remove Winmanager.online pop up ads from Internet Explorer
- Remove Winmanager.online ads from Chrome
- Remove Winmanager.online from FF by resetting web browser settings
- Disinfect the web browser’s shortcuts to remove Winmanager.online redirect
- Use free malware removal utilities to completely remove Winmanager.online advertisements
- How to stop Winmanager.online pop-ups
- Where the Winmanager.online pop ups comes from
- Finish words
Manual Winmanager.online pop up ads removal
These steps to remove Winmanager.online redirect without any programs are presented below. Be sure to carry out the step-by-step guide completely to fully remove this adware that responsible for the appearance of Winmanager.online redirect.
Uninstall dubious apps using Microsoft Windows Control Panel
The best way to begin the machine cleanup is to delete unknown and dubious apps. Using the Windows Control Panel you can do this quickly and easily. This step, in spite of its simplicity, should not be ignored, because the removing of unneeded software can clean up the Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge from pop-ups, hijackers and so on.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
When the ‘Control Panel’ opens, click the ‘Uninstall a program’ link under Programs category like below.
You will see the ‘Uninstall a program’ panel as displayed in the following example.
Very carefully look around the entire list of programs installed on your system. Most likely, one of them is the ad supported software which redirects your web-browser to unwanted Winmanager.online web page. If you have many programs installed, you can help simplify the search of harmful applications by sort the list by date of installation. Once you’ve found a dubious, unwanted or unused program, right click to it, after that click ‘Uninstall’.
Windows XP, Vista, 7
When the Windows ‘Control Panel’ opens, you need to click ‘Uninstall a program’ under ‘Programs’ as displayed on the screen below.
You will see a list of programs installed on your PC system. We recommend to sort the list by date of installation to quickly find the applications that were installed last. Most likely, it’s the adware related to Winmanager.online redirect. If you’re in doubt, you can always check the program by doing a search for her name in Google, Yahoo or Bing. After the program which you need to remove is found, simply click on its name, and then click ‘Uninstall’ as shown below.
Remove 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 computer, it will display Winmanager.online intrusive web page. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and get rid of all malicious tasks that have been created by adware.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard together. It will show a dialog box that titled with Run. In the text field, type “taskschd.msc” (without the quotes) and press OK. Task Scheduler window opens. In the left-hand side, click “Task Scheduler Library”, as displayed on the screen below.
In the middle part you will see a list of installed tasks. Select the first task, its properties will be display just below automatically. Next, click the Actions tab. Necessary to look at the text which is written under Details. Found something like “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 malicious software, then this task also should be removed.
Further click on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as shown on the image below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by ‘ad-supported’ applications. Once is finished, close the Task Scheduler window.
Remove Winmanager.online pop up ads from Internet Explorer
The IE reset is great if your web-browser is hijacked or you have unwanted addo-ons or toolbars on your browser, which installed by an malware.
First, run the IE. Next, press the button in the form of gear (). It will open the Tools drop-down menu, press the “Internet Options” as shown in the figure below.
In the “Internet Options” window click on the Advanced tab, then click the Reset button. The Internet Explorer will show the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” window as on the image below. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box, then press “Reset” button.
You will now need to restart your personal computer for the changes to take effect.
Remove Winmanager.online ads from Chrome
Reset Chrome settings is a easy way to get rid of the hijackers, malicious and ‘ad-supported’ extensions, as well as to restore the web-browser’s new tab, startpage and search provider by default that have been replaced by adware that causes web browsers to open unwanted Winmanager.online pop-up advertisements.
- First start the Chrome and press Menu button (small button in the form of three dots).
- It will display the Chrome main menu. Choose More Tools, then click Extensions.
- You’ll see the list of installed add-ons. If the list has the plugin labeled with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following guidance: Remove Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy.
- Now open the Google Chrome menu once again, click the “Settings” menu.
- You will see the Chrome’s settings page. Scroll down and press “Advanced” link.
- Scroll down again and click the “Reset” button.
- The Chrome will display the reset profile settings page as on the image above.
- Next press the “Reset” button.
- Once this process is finished, your internet browser’s homepage, newtab page and default search provider will be restored to their original defaults.
- To learn more, read the article How to reset Chrome settings to default.
Remove Winmanager.online from FF by resetting web browser settings
If your Mozilla Firefox browser is redirected to Winmanager.online without your permission or an unknown search engine displays results for your search, then it may be time to perform the web-browser reset.
Launch the Mozilla Firefox and click the menu button (it looks like three stacked lines) at the top right of the internet browser screen. Next, press the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu. It will display 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 shown in the following example.
Click the “Refresh Firefox” button at the top right of the Troubleshooting Information page. Select “Refresh Firefox” in the confirmation dialog box. The Mozilla Firefox will begin a process to fix your problems that caused by the ‘ad supported’ software that cause annoying Winmanager.online ads to appear. Once, it’s finished, click the “Finish” button.
Disinfect the web browser’s shortcuts to remove Winmanager.online redirect
Now you need to clean up the web-browser shortcut files. Check that the shortcut referring to the right exe-file of the internet browser, and not on any unknown file.
Right click on the shortcut of affected web-browser as displayed below.
Select the “Properties” option and it’ll show the shortcut’s properties. Next, press the “Shortcut” tab and then delete the “http://site.address” string from Target field as displayed below.
Then click OK to save changes. Repeat the step for all internet browsers which are redirected to the Winmanager.online undesired site.
Use free malware removal utilities to completely remove Winmanager.online advertisements
Many antivirus companies have created programs that help detect adware and thereby delete Winmanager.online from the Google Chrome, FF, Edge and IE browsers. Below is a a few of the free applications you may want to run. Your PC system can have lots of PUPs, adware and hijackers installed at the same time, so we suggest, if any unwanted or malicious program returns after rebooting the PC system, then start your PC system into Safe Mode and run the anti-malware utility again.
Automatically remove Winmanager.online pop up advertisements with Zemana Anti-malware
You can remove Winmanager.online redirect automatically with a help of Zemana Anti-malware. We recommend this malware removal utility because it can easily remove hijackers, PUPs, adware that redirects your internet browser to Winmanager.online web site with all their components such as folders, files and registry entries.
Click the following link to download the latest version of Zemana Anti Malware for Microsoft Windows. Save it directly to your MS Windows Desktop.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: March 3, 2018
After the downloading process is finished, close all windows on your machine. Further, start the install file called Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up as shown below, click the “Yes” button.
It will show 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 finished successfully, Zemana will automatically start and you may see its main window like below.
Next, click the “Scan” button . Zemana Free tool will start scanning the whole computer to find out adware that causes multiple unwanted popup advertisements. This process can take some time, so please be patient. While the utility is checking, you can see count of objects and files has already scanned.
Once Zemana AntiMalware has finished scanning, Zemana Anti Malware (ZAM) will show a list of detected items. Next, you need to press “Next” button.
The Zemana Free will delete adware that responsible for web browser redirect to the intrusive Winmanager.online web-page and add threats to the Quarantine. Once the procedure is finished, you can be prompted to restart your PC system.
Run Malwarebytes to remove Winmanager.online ads
We suggest using the Malwarebytes Free that are completely clean your computer of the adware. The free utility is an advanced malicious software removal program created by (c) Malwarebytes lab. This program uses the world’s most popular antimalware technology. It is able to help you get rid of annoying Winmanager.online popup ads from your internet browsers, PUPs, malicious software, browser hijackers, toolbars, ransomware and other security threats from your computer for free.
Download MalwareBytes AntiMalware (MBAM) from the following link. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
Category: Security tools
Update: March 20, 2018
After the download is done, close all applications and windows on your personal computer. Double-click the install file called mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up as shown below, click the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” which will help you setup MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) on your system. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once setup is done successfully, click Finish button. MalwareBytes AntiMalware will automatically start and you can see its main screen like below.
Now click the “Scan Now” button . MalwareBytes tool will start scanning the whole computer to find out ad supported software responsible for redirects to Winmanager.online. A system scan can take anywhere from 5 to 30 minutes, depending on your personal computer. While the MalwareBytes Free program is checking, you can see number of objects it has identified as threat.
When the checking is finished, MalwareBytes Anti Malware will show a scan report. When you’re ready, press “Quarantine Selected” button. The MalwareBytes AntiMalware will get rid of ad supported software which reroutes your web browser to unwanted Winmanager.online page and add threats to the Quarantine. After the process is complete, you may be prompted to reboot the system.
We recommend you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes to remove adware, browser hijacker and other malicious software.
Run AdwCleaner to delete Winmanager.online advertisements from browser
AdwCleaner is a free removal utility that can be downloaded and run to remove adware responsible for redirects to Winmanager.online, browser hijackers, malware, potentially unwanted software, toolbars and other threats from your system. You can use this tool to search for threats even if you have an antivirus or any other security program.
- Click the link below to download AdwCleaner. Save it on your Microsoft Windows desktop.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: April 30, 2018
- Once the downloading process is finished, double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once this utility is started, click “Scan” button . AdwCleaner utility will start scanning the whole personal computer to find out ‘ad supported’ software related to Winmanager.online ads. Depending on your computer, the scan can take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour.
- Once the system scan is done, AdwCleaner will display a scan report. You may move items to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply click “Clean” button. It will open a prompt, press “OK”.
These few simple steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
How to stop Winmanager.online pop-ups
Use an adblocker utility such as AdGuard will protect you from malicious advertisements and content. Moreover, you can find that the AdGuard have an option to protect your privacy and block phishing and spam web sites. Additionally, ad blocking software will help you to avoid annoying pop-up advertisements and unverified links that also a good way to stay safe online.
Download AdGuard program from the link below.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 7, 2017
After downloading is finished, run the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as on the image below.
Follow the prompts. Once the installation is finished, you will see a window as displayed in the figure below.
You can click “Skip” to close the installation application and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” button to see an quick tutorial which will allow you get to know AdGuard better.
In most cases, the default settings are enough and you do not need to change anything. Each time, when you launch your computer, AdGuard will run automatically and stop advertisements, web-sites such Winmanager.online, as well as other harmful or misleading web-pages. For an overview of all the features of the application, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, that can be found on your desktop.
Where the Winmanager.online pop ups comes from
Now your PC system should be free of the adware responsible for redirects to Winmanager.online. Remove AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you stop unwanted pop up ads and intrusive harmful web-pages) and Zemana AntiMalware (to periodically scan your computer for new adwares and other malicious software). 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 get rid of Winmanager.online popup ads from the Chrome, Firefox, MS Edge and Internet Explorer, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.