Have you become that the Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer started redirecting to Rexmox.com? Then it is possible that an ‘ad-supported’ software (also known as adware) get installed on your personal computer. The ‘ad supported’ software is a part of harmful software that developed to display a large amount of annoying popups. You need to perform the few simple steps below immediately. It’ll clear your computer from adware that generates tons of pop up advertisements in the internet browser and thereby delete the redirect to Rexmox.com webpage.
The adware that causes multiple undesired pop up ads, can attack your computer’s web browsers such as the IE, Mozilla Firefox, Chrome and MS Edge. Maybe you approve the idea that the ads from it is just a small problem. But these intrusive Rexmox.com advertisements eat machine resources. The worst is, it can be used to gather your browsing history and user data, including passwords and credit card numbers. In the future, user information can be sold to third party companies.
The ad supported software often alter all web browser shortcuts that located on your Desktop to force you visit various undesired ad web-sites. As a result, your web browser can still redirect you to an annoying ad site despite your system is actually clean of ad-supported software and other malicious software.
We strongly advise that you perform the few simple steps below which will assist you to remove Rexmox.com pop-up ads using the standard features of Windows and some proven free software.
Remove Rexmox.com redirect (removal tutorial)
There exist several free adware removal utilities. Also it is possible to delete Rexmox.com ads manually. But we suggest to combine all these ways below into the one removal algorithm. Follow the steps of the guidance. Certain of the steps will require you to reboot your computer or close this webpage. So, read this guidance carefully, then bookmark or print it for later reference.
To remove Rexmox.com, perform the following steps:
- Remove Rexmox.com pop-up advertisements without any utilities
- Deleting the Rexmox.com, check the list of installed apps first
- Get rid of unwanted Scheduled Tasks
- Fix infected internet browsers shortcuts to delete Rexmox.com redirect
- Remove Rexmox.com popup advertisements from Internet Explorer
- Remove Rexmox.com pop-ups from Chrome
- Remove Rexmox.com pop-up advertisements from Firefox
- Scan your system and delete Rexmox.com popup ads with free tools
- How to stop Rexmox.com pop up ads
- How can you prevent the Rexmox.com pop-ups
- To sum up
Remove Rexmox.com pop-up advertisements without any utilities
The following instructions is a step-by-step guide, which will help you manually remove Rexmox.com redirect from the Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer and Chrome.
Deleting the Rexmox.com, check the list of installed apps first
First, go to MS Windows Control Panel and delete dubious software, all applications you don’t remember installing. It is important to pay the most attention to apps you installed just before Rexmox.com redirect appeared on your web browser. If you don’t know what a program does, look for the answer on the Net.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
Windows XP, Vista, 7
Next, press “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 applications. To quickly find the latest installed software, we recommend sort apps by date in the Control panel.
Get rid of unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Once installed, the ad supported software can add a task in to the Windows Task Scheduler Library. Due to this, every time when you start your PC, it will display Rexmox.com undesired site. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and get rid of all malicious tasks that have been created by ‘ad-supported’ apps.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard together. It will open a prompt which 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 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’s a component of the adware, then this task also should be removed.
Further click on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as displayed in the following example.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by malicious software. Once is finished, close the Task Scheduler window.
Fix infected internet browsers shortcuts to delete Rexmox.com redirect
Unfortunately, the ad supported software that responsible for web browser reroute to the undesired Rexmox.com webpage, can also hijack Windows shortcuts (mostly, your web-browsers shortcuts), so that the Rexmox.com ad webpage will be shown when you launch the Edge, Google Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer or another web browser.
Click the right mouse button to a desktop shortcut that you use to run your browser. Next, choose the “Properties” option. Important: necessary to click on the desktop shortcut file for the browser which is re-directed to the Rexmox.com or other unwanted page.
Further, necessary to look at the text that is written in the “Target” field. The ad-supported software responsible for Rexmox.com ads can change the contents of this field, which describes the file to be start when you run your web browser. Depending on the browser you’re 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 displayed in the figure below.
Next, click the “OK” button to save the changes. Now, when you run the web-browser from this desktop shortcut file, it does not occur automatically redirect on the Rexmox.com web-page or any other intrusive web sites. Once the step is finished, we recommend to go to the next step.
Remove Rexmox.com popup advertisements from Internet Explorer
The Microsoft Internet Explorer reset is great if your web-browser is hijacked or you have unwanted addo-ons or toolbars on your internet browser, that installed by an malware.
First, start the Internet Explorer. Next, click the button in the form of gear (). It will open the Tools drop-down menu, click the “Internet Options” as displayed in the following example.
In the “Internet Options” window click on the Advanced tab, then click the Reset button. The IE will open the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” window as shown on the screen below. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box, then press “Reset” button.
You will now need to reboot your computer for the changes to take effect.
Remove Rexmox.com pop-ups from Chrome
Like other modern web-browsers, the Google Chrome has the ability to reset the settings to their default values and thereby restore the web-browser’s settings such as newtab, search provider and homepage that have been changed by the ad-supported software that responsible for web-browser redirect to the intrusive Rexmox.com web site.
- First run the Google Chrome and press Menu button (small button in the form of three dots).
- It will show the Chrome main menu. Select More Tools, then click Extensions.
- You’ll see the list of installed add-ons. If the list has the addon labeled with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following instructions: Remove Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy.
- Now open the Chrome menu once again, click the “Settings” menu.
- You will see the Chrome’s settings page. Scroll down and click “Advanced” link.
- Scroll down again and click the “Reset” button.
- The Google Chrome will open the reset profile settings page as on the image above.
- Next press the “Reset” button.
- Once this procedure is finished, your browser’s search engine by default, new tab page and start page will be restored to their original defaults.
- To learn more, read the post How to reset Chrome settings to default.
Remove Rexmox.com pop-up advertisements from Firefox
If the Mozilla Firefox settings such as default search provider, startpage and newtab have been changed by the adware, then resetting it to the default state can help. Essential information such as bookmarks, browsing history, passwords, cookies, auto-fill data and personal dictionaries will not be removed.
Start the Firefox and click the menu button (it looks like three stacked lines) at the top right of the internet browser screen. Next, click 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 are 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 prompt. The Mozilla Firefox will begin a process to fix your problems that caused by the ‘ad supported’ software related to Rexmox.com popups. Once, it’s finished, press the “Finish” button.
Scan your system and delete Rexmox.com popup ads with free tools
Manual removal is not always as effective as you might think. Often, even the most experienced users can not completely remove ad-supported software that causes unwanted Rexmox.com ads. So, we recommend to check your computer for any remaining harmful components with free adware removal apps below.
How to automatically delete Rexmox.com ads with Zemana Anti-malware
We recommend using the Zemana Anti-malware. You may download and install Zemana Anti-malware to detect and remove Rexmox.com redirect from the MS Edge, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome internet browsers. When installed and updated, the malicious software remover will automatically check and detect all threats exist on your machine.
Visit the page linked below to download the latest version of Zemana Free for MS Windows. Save it on your Windows desktop.
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When the downloading process is finished, close all programs and windows on your computer. Open a directory in which you saved it. Double-click on the icon that’s named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup as displayed in the figure below.
When the installation starts, you will see the “Setup wizard” that will allow you install Zemana on your machine.
Once installation is complete, you will see window as displayed in the figure below.
Now click the “Scan” button to perform a system scan with this tool for the adware which created to reroute your web-browser to various ad web sites such as Rexmox.com. A system scan may take anywhere from 5 to 30 minutes, depending on your personal computer. While the Zemana Free program is checking, you can see number of objects it has identified as threat.
Once Zemana Free has completed scanning your PC system, Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) will show you the results. Once you’ve selected what you want to remove from your personal computer click “Next” button.
The Zemana Free will start to delete adware that responsible for web-browser reroute to the undesired Rexmox.com web site.
Remove Rexmox.com redirect from internet browsers with HitmanPro
All-in-all, HitmanPro is a fantastic tool to free your computer from any unwanted apps such as adware that responsible for the appearance of Rexmox.com redirect. The Hitman Pro is portable program that meaning, you don’t need to install it to use it. Hitman Pro is compatible with all versions of MS Windows operating system from Windows XP to Windows 10. Both 64-bit and 32-bit systems are supported.
Installing the HitmanPro is simple. First you will need to download Hitman Pro by clicking on the link below. Save it to your Desktop.
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Once downloading is complete, open the folder in which you saved it. You will see an icon like below.
Double click the HitmanPro desktop icon. Once the utility is started, you will see a screen like below.
Further, press “Next” button . Hitman Pro utility will start scanning the whole system to find out adware which cause unwanted Rexmox.com popup advertisements to appear. Depending on your machine, the scan can take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. Once finished, Hitman Pro will show you the results like below.
Review the scan results and then click “Next” button. It will show a dialog box, click the “Activate free license” button.
Automatically remove Rexmox.com redirect with Malwarebytes
We recommend using the Malwarebytes Free which are completely clean your PC of the ‘ad supported’ software. The free utility is an advanced malware removal application created by (c) Malwarebytes lab. This program uses the world’s most popular anti malware technology. It’s able to help you remove intrusive Rexmox.com pop-ups from your web browsers, PUPs, malware, browser hijackers, toolbars, ransomware and other security threats from your computer for free.
Installing the MalwareBytes AntiMalware is simple. First you’ll need to download MalwareBytes from the link below.
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When the download is finished, close all programs and windows on your computer. Double-click the setup file called mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up as shown in the following example, click the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” that will help you install MalwareBytes Free on your PC system. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is complete successfully, click Finish button. MalwareBytes Anti-Malware will automatically start and you can see its main screen as displayed in the figure below.
Now click the “Scan Now” button to perform a system scan for the adware which redirects your internet browser to unwanted Rexmox.com web-page. Depending on your personal computer, the scan can take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. When a threat is found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly.
Once the system scan is finished, a list of all items found is created. Review the report and then press “Quarantine Selected” button. The MalwareBytes Anti-Malware will get rid of ad-supported software that cause intrusive Rexmox.com popups to appear and add threats to the Quarantine. Once finished, you may be prompted to restart the PC system.
We recommend you look at the following video, which completely explains the procedure of using the MalwareBytes to delete ‘ad supported’ software, hijacker and other malicious software.
How to stop Rexmox.com pop up ads
It’s also critical to protect your browsers from harmful web pages and advertisements by using an ad-blocker program like AdGuard. Security experts says that it’ll 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 by clicking on the following link.
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Category: Security tools
Update: July 17, 2017
After downloading it, double-click the downloaded file to launch it. The “Setup Wizard” window will show up on the computer screen as on the image below.
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 instructions as displayed on the screen below.
Click “Skip” button to close the window and use the default settings, or press “Get Started” to see an quick guide that will allow you get to know AdGuard better.
Each time, when you run your system, AdGuard will start automatically and block pop up ads, Rexmox.com redirect, 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.
How can you prevent the Rexmox.com pop-ups
Most commonly, the ‘ad supported’ software spreads along with the installation packages from a free hosting and file sharing webpages. So, install a freeware is a a good chance that you will find a bundled adware. If you don’t know how to avoid it, then use a simple trick. During the install, select the Custom or Advanced installation option. Next, press ‘Decline’ button and clear all checkboxes on offers that ask you to install additional programs. Moreover, please carefully read Term of use and User agreement before installing any apps or otherwise you can end up with another unwanted program on your computer like this ad-supported software that causes web-browsers to show intrusive Rexmox.com pop up advertisements.
To sum up
Now your machine should be free of the adware that causes internet browsers to show intrusive Rexmox.com pop-ups. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted pop-up ads and unwanted malicious web-sites) and Zemana Anti Malware (ZAM) (to periodically scan your computer for new ad-supported softwares 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 Rexmox.com pop ups from the Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, IE and Firefox, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.