If you’re reading this post, it means that you are seeing the candice.tnctrx.com unknown page and your web-browser began opening a ton of pop-up ads. All of these problems with your PC system caused by adware (sometimes called ‘ad-supported’ software), which is often installs on the computer with the free applications. You probably want to know how to get rid of this ad supported software as well as delete candice.tnctrx.com pop-up ads. In the guide below we will tell you about how to solve your problems.
The ad-supported software can change the settings of the Chrome, Firefox, MS Edge and Internet Explorer, but often that a harmful software such as this can also infect all types of web browsers by changing their desktop shortcuts. Thus forcing the user each time start the browser to see candice.tnctrx.com annoying ads.
The adware may insert a large amount of ads directly to the web-pages that you visit, creating a sense that the ads has been added by the creators of the web page. Moreover, a legal advertising banners may be replaced on the fake ads, that will offer to download and install various unnecessary and harmful programs. Moreover, the adware has the ability to collect tons of personal information about you (your ip address, what is a web page you are viewing now, what you are looking for on the Internet, which links you are clicking), which can later transfer to third parties.
Instructions, which is shown below, will allow you to clean your PC system from the adware as well as remove candice.tnctrx.com annoying ads from the Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and MS Edge and other web-browsers.
How to candice.tnctrx.com advertisements get installed onto machine
How to manually remove candice.tnctrx.com pop-up ads
Without a doubt, the ad supported software is harmful to your system. So you need to quickly and completely delete this harmful software. To get rid of this adware, you can use the manual removal that are given below, or use an anti-malware utility for removing harmful applications, such as Malwarebytes Anti-malware and AdwCleaner (both are free). I note that we recommend that you use automatic removal, which will allow you to remove candice.tnctrx.com easily and safely. Manual removal is best used only if you are well versed in personal computer or in the case where ad-supported software is not removed automatically.
- Delete suspicious and unknown software by using Windows Control Panel
- Get rid of candice.tnctrx.com advertisements from Google Chrome
- Delete candice.tnctrx.com ads from Firefox
- Delete candice.tnctrx.com from Internet Explorer
- Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to get rid of candice.tnctrx.com redirect
- Remove unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Delete suspicious and unknown software by using Windows Control Panel
Press Windows key , then click Search . Type “Control panel”and press Enter. If you using Windows XP or Windows 7, then press “Start” and select “Control Panel”. It will open the Windows Control Panel like below.
Next, click “Uninstall a program”
It’ll show a list of all software. Scroll through the all list and delete any suspicious and unknown software.
Get rid of candice.tnctrx.com advertisements from Google Chrome
Like other modern internet browsers, the Chrome has the ability to reset the settings to their default values and thereby remove the redirect to candice.tnctrx.com annoying ads that is caused by the ad-supported software.
At first, start the Chrome. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will appear the main menu. Click on the option named “Settings”. Another way to display the Chrome’s settings – type chrome://settings in the browser adress bar and press Enter.
The browser will display the settings screen. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the “Show advanced settings” link. Now scroll down until the “Reset settings” section is visible, as shown below and click the “Reset settings” button.
The Google Chrome will show the confirmation dialog box. You need to confirm your action, click the “Reset” button. The program will launch the process of cleaning. Once it is finished, the web-browser settings including the ‘block pop-ups’ option back to the values that have been when the Google Chrome was first installed on your PC system.
Delete candice.tnctrx.com ads from Firefox
First, start the Firefox. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will show the drop-down menu. Next, press the “Help” button ().
In the Help menu, click the “Troubleshooting Information”. In the upper-right corner of the “Troubleshooting Information” page, press “Refresh Firefox” button.
Confirm your action, click the “Refresh Firefox”.
Delete candice.tnctrx.com from Internet Explorer
First, launch the IE, then press the button in the form of gear (). It will open the Tools drop-down menu as shown in the figure below. Next, click the “Internet Options”.
In the Internet Options window click on the Advanced tab, then press the Reset button. The Internet Explorer will display the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” window as shown on the screen below. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box, then click on “Reset” button.
You will now need to reboot your computer for the changes to take effect.
Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to get rid of candice.tnctrx.com redirect
When the adware is started, it can also change the internet browser’s shortcuts, adding an argument similar “http://site.address” into the Target field. Due to this, every time you launch the web-browser, it will be rerouted to an unwanted ads.
To clear the browser shortcut, right-click to it and select Properties. On the Shortcut tab, locate the Target field. Click inside, you will see a vertical line – arrow pointer, move it (using -> arrow key on your keyboard) to the right as possible. You will see a text that begins with “http://” which has been added here. You need to remove it.
When the argument is removed, click the OK button. You need to clean all shortcuts of all your web browsers, as they may be infected too.
Remove unwanted Scheduled Tasks
If the unwanted candice.tnctrx.com web-site opens automatically on Windows startup or at equal time intervals, then you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and remove all the tasks that have been created by unwanted programs.
Press Windows and R keys on the keyboard at the same time. This opens 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, press “Task Scheduler Library”, as shown below.
In the middle part you will see a list of installed tasks. Select the first task, its properties will be open just below automatically. Next, press the Actions tab. Pay attention to that it launches on your PC. Found something like “explorer.exe http://site.address” or “chrome.exe http://site.address”, then you need delete it. If you are not sure that executes the task, check it through a search engine. If it’s a component of the malicious program, then this task also should be removed.
Having defined the task that you want to get rid of, then press on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as shown below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by ‘ad-supported’ program. Once is done, close the Task Scheduler window.
How to remove candice.tnctrx.com ads with free malware remover
Get rid of candice.tnctrx.com advertisements 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 system. Moreover, the free program will help you to remove malware, web browser hijacker and toolbars that your computer may be infected too.
- Download Malwarebytes from the link below.
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- Close all software and windows on your PC system. Open the directory in which you saved it. Double-click on the icon that’s named mb3-setup.
- This will run the installation of Malwarebytes. Next, click Next button and follow the prompts.
- Once installation is complete, click on the “Scan Now” button . This will begin scanning the whole system to find out adware that redirects your web-browser to the candice.tnctrx.com unwanted web site. This procedure can take some time, so please be patient.
- Once the scan is finished, make sure all entries have “checkmark” and click “Quarantine Selected”. When the disinfection is complete, you may be prompted to restart your PC system.
These steps above are shown in detail in the following video guide.
Stop candice.tnctrx.com pop-ups and other unwanted web-pages
To increase your security and protect your system against new annoying advertisements and malicious web-sites, you need to use program that blocks access to dangerous advertisements and web-sites. Moreover, the application can stop the display of intrusive advertising, which also leads to faster loading of web pages and reduce the consumption of web traffic.
Download AdGuard program by clicking on the following link.
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When the download is complete, start the file named adguardInstaller. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as shown below.
Follow the prompts. When the setup is finished, you will see a window as shown on the screen below.
You can press “Skip” to close the installation program and use the default settings, or press “Get Started” button to see an quick tutorial that will assist 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 start automatically and block ads, web-pages such as candice.tnctrx.com, as well as other dangerous or misleading web-sites. 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 is located on your Windows desktop.
If the problem with candice.tnctrx.com advertisements is still remained
If MalwareBytes cannot delete candice.tnctrx.com advertisements, then we suggests to use the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for adware, browser hijackers, PUPs, toolbars.
- Download AdwCleaner by clicking on the link below.
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- Double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once the tool is launched the main screen will appear as shown on the image above.
- Now, press the “Scan” button to begin scanning your personal computer for the ad supported software that generates candice.tnctrx.com ads.
- Once the scan is complete, AdwCleaner will display a scan report. Review the report and then press “Clean” button. It will open a dialog box, press “OK” button.
The following video explains the step-by-step instructions above on how to remove ad-supported software with AdwCleaner.
Now your PC system should be clean of the candice.tnctrx.com pop-up ads. Remove AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted popup ads and unwanted malicious sites) and Malwarebytes (to periodically scan your machine for new malware and adware). Make sure that you have all the Critical Updates recommended for Windows OS. Without regular updates you WILL NOT be protected when new dangerous applications and ‘ad supported’ software are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove candice.tnctrx.com from your personal computer, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.