Maybe you haven’t heard of the Chaumonttechnology. But when you browse the Internet, a lot of ads from Chaumonttechnology are shown. And these unwanted pop-up ads can appear again and again, even you close them. It is a sign that you’ve the Chaumonttechnology ‘ad-supported’ software (also known as adware) installed on your computer. The adware can modify machine setting in order to start automatically when the PC system start. You will be annoyed about it. Like other undesired software, the Chaumonttechnology adware can show ads without your’s permission, and these undesired ads is hard to close. Even worse, the Chaumonttechnology adware can gather user data to get profit.
The Chaumonttechnology ad supported software which causes annoying pop ups, may insert lots of ads directly to the pages that you visit, creating a sense that the sponsored links have been added by the creators of the web-page. Moreover, a legal advertisements may be replaced on the fake advertisements, that will offer to download and install various unnecessary and malicious software.
The worst is, the Chaumonttechnology adware has the ability to gather a wide variety of personal information (your ip address, what is a web site you are viewing now, what you are looking for on the Net, which links you are clicking), which can later transfer to third parties.
Thus, it’s clear that the presence of adware on your PC is not desirable, and you need to clean up your machine as quickly as possible. Follow the step-by-step guidance below in order to delete Chaumonttechnology .
Remove Chaumonttechnology adware (Virus removal tutorial)
There are a simple manual guide below which will assist you to remove Chaumonttechnology from your Microsoft Windows computer. The most effective method to remove this adware is to follow the manual removal tutorial and then run Zemana Free, MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) or AdwCleaner automatic tools (all are free). The manual way will help to weaken this ad-supported software and these malicious software removal tools will completely remove Chaumonttechnology ad supported software and return the FF, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Edge and Google Chrome settings to default.
To remove Chaumonttechnology, use the following steps:
- How to manually remove Chaumonttechnology
- Remove Chaumonttechnology with free applications
- Block unwanted ads
- How does your personal computer get infected with Chaumonttechnology
- To sum up
How to manually remove Chaumonttechnology
The following instructions is a step-by-step guide, which will help you manually delete Chaumonttechnology adware from the Internet Explorer, MS Edge, Chrome and FF.
Delete suspicious applications using Windows Control Panel
First of all, check the list of installed programs on your computer and uninstall all unknown and recently installed applications. If you see an unknown application with incorrect spelling or varying capital letters, it have most likely been installed by malware and you should clean it off first with malicious software removal tool like Zemana Anti-malware.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
After the ‘Control Panel’ opens, click the ‘Uninstall a program’ link under Programs category as displayed below.
You will see the ‘Uninstall a program’ panel as displayed on the image below.
Very carefully look around the entire list of programs installed on your computer. Most likely, one of them is the Chaumonttechnology adware that cause intrusive pop up ads to appear. If you have many apps installed, you can help simplify the search of harmful apps by sort the list by date of installation. Once you have found a suspicious, unwanted or unused application, right click to it, after that press ‘Uninstall’.
Windows XP, Vista, 7
After the Windows ‘Control Panel’ opens, you need to click ‘Uninstall a program’ under ‘Programs’ as displayed in the figure below.
You will see a list of software installed on your machine. We recommend to sort the list by date of installation to quickly find the software that were installed last. Most probably, it is the Chaumonttechnology ad-supported software that made to reroute your browser to various ad web-pages. If you’re in doubt, you can always check the program by doing a search for her name in Google, Yahoo or Bing. When the application which you need to delete is found, simply press on its name, and then click ‘Uninstall’ as shown on the image 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 run your personal computer, it will show Chaumonttechnology unwanted ads. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and delete all harmful tasks which have been created by adware.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard at the same time. 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, press “Task Scheduler Library”, like 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 get rid of 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 click on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as on the image below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by the Chaumonttechnology adware. Once is finished, close the Task Scheduler window.
Get rid of Chaumonttechnology from Mozilla Firefox by resetting internet browser settings
If the FF settings like newtab, search provider and home page have been changed by the ad supported software, then resetting it to the default state can help.
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 click on “Refresh Firefox” button as shown below.
Confirm your action, click the “Refresh Firefox”.
Remove Chaumonttechnology from Google Chrome
Like other modern browsers, the Google Chrome has the ability to reset the settings to their default values and thereby restore the browser’s settings like newtab, search engine and homepage that have been changed by the Chaumonttechnology that reroutes your browser to unwanted ad web-sites.
First start the Chrome. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal dots ().
It will show the Chrome menu. Choose More Tools, then press Extensions. Carefully browse through the list of installed plugins. If the list has the add-on signed with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following instructions: Remove Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy.
Open the Chrome menu once again. Further, press the option called “Settings”.
The browser will open the settings screen. Another solution to open the Google Chrome’s settings – type chrome://settings in the browser adress bar and press Enter
Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click the “Advanced” link. Now scroll down until the “Reset” section is visible, as shown on the image below and press the “Reset settings to their original defaults” button.
The Chrome will show the confirmation prompt as on the image below.
You need to confirm your action, click the “Reset” button. The web-browser will launch the task of cleaning. When it’s done, the web-browser’s settings including newtab page, search provider by default and start page back to the values that have been when the Chrome was first installed on your PC system.
Delete Chaumonttechnology adware from Internet Explorer
If you find that Internet Explorer browser settings like startpage, default search provider and new tab having been changed by Chaumonttechnology adware that causes annoying popup advertisements, then you may return your settings, via the reset browser procedure.
First, open the Microsoft Internet Explorer, then click ‘gear’ icon . It will open the Tools drop-down menu on the right part of the browser, then press the “Internet Options” as displayed below.
In the “Internet Options” screen, select the “Advanced” tab, then click the “Reset” button. The Internet Explorer will open the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” dialog box. Further, press the “Delete personal settings” check box to select it. Next, click the “Reset” button as shown on the image below.
After the process is complete, click “Close” button. Close the Microsoft Internet Explorer and reboot your computer for the changes to take effect. This step will help you to restore your internet browser’s start page, default search engine and new tab page to default state.
Remove Chaumonttechnology with free applications
If you’re unsure how to remove Chaumonttechnology adware easily, consider using automatic adware removal programs which listed below. It will identify the Chaumonttechnology software which made to redirect your internet browser to various ad pages and get rid of it from your machine for free.
How to automatically remove Chaumonttechnology adware with Zemana Anti-malware
We suggest using the Zemana Anti-malware which are completely clean your PC system of the adware. The utility is an advanced malware removal program developed by (c) Zemana lab. It’s able to help you delete PUPs, browser hijacker infections, malicious software, toolbars, ransomware and Chaumonttechnology that causes lots of annoying popup advertisements.
- Installing the Zemana Free is simple. First you will need to download Zemana AntiMalware on your MS Windows Desktop from the link below.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: July 16, 2019
- At the download page, click on the Download button. Your internet browser will show the “Save as” prompt. Please save it onto your Windows desktop.
- When downloading is done, please close all software and open windows on your system. Next, start a file named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup.
- This will run the “Setup wizard” of Zemana Anti Malware onto your personal computer. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
- When the Setup wizard has finished installing, the Zemana Anti Malware will run and open the main window.
- Further, click the “Scan” button to begin scanning your PC system for the Chaumonttechnology adware which causes intrusive pop-up ads. Depending on your machine, the scan can take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. When a malicious software, ad supported software or potentially unwanted software are found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly. Wait until the the scanning is done.
- After Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) has finished scanning your PC, Zemana will open a list of all threats found by the scan.
- All found items will be marked. You can delete them all by simply click the “Next” button. The tool will delete Chaumonttechnology that causes a large amount of unwanted advertisements. Once that process is finished, you may be prompted to reboot the computer.
- Close the Zemana and continue with the next step.
Automatically delete Chaumonttechnology adware with Malwarebytes
We suggest using the Malwarebytes Free which are completely clean your system of the adware. The free tool is an advanced malicious software removal application designed by (c) Malwarebytes lab. This program uses the world’s most popular anti-malware technology. It’s able to help you delete intrusive Chaumonttechnology adware from your web browsers, PUPs, malicious software, browser hijacker infections, toolbars, ransomware and other security threats from your PC system for free.
Download MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) on your PC by clicking on the following link.
Category: Security tools
Update: July 25, 2019
After downloading is finished, close all windows on your computer. Further, open the file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up as displayed on the image below, press the “Yes” button.
It will show the “Setup wizard” which will help you set up MalwareBytes on the computer. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is finished successfully, click Finish button. Then MalwareBytes Anti-Malware will automatically run and you may see its main window as on the image below.
Next, click the “Scan Now” button . MalwareBytes AntiMalware (MBAM) tool will start scanning the whole machine to find out Chaumonttechnology adware that cause undesired ads to appear. This task can take some time, so please be patient.
Once the scan is finished, MalwareBytes Free will show a list of found items. Review the results once the tool 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 Anti Malware (MBAM) will start to get rid of Chaumonttechnology adware that causes lots of annoying pop-up advertisements. When finished, you can be prompted to reboot your PC. We suggest you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes Free to get rid of browser hijackers, ad supported software and other malware.
Get rid of Chaumonttechnology ‘ad supported’ software from internet browsers with AdwCleaner
AdwCleaner is a completely free utility. You do not need expensive methods to delete Chaumonttechnology that causes multiple annoying advertisements and pop ups and other malicious apps. AdwCleaner will delete all the unwanted software such as adware and hijacker infections at zero cost.
- Please go to the following link to download AdwCleaner. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: March 2, 2020
- Once the download is done, double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once this utility is launched, click “Scan” button to perform a system scan for the Chaumonttechnology which causes annoying ads. This procedure can 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 malicious software.
- As the scanning ends, a list of all threats found is created. You may move items to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply click “Clean” button. It will show a prompt, click “OK”.
These few simple steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
Block unwanted ads
It’s important to run ad blocker software such as AdGuard to protect your PC from malicious web-pages. Most security experts says that it’s okay to stop ads. You should do so just to stay safe! And, of course, the AdGuard can to block malicious, mislleading and other undesired web pages.
Installing the AdGuard is simple. First you’ll need to download AdGuard by clicking on the following link.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 15, 2018
After the downloading process is finished, double-click the downloaded file to run 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 instructions as shown on the screen below.
Click “Skip” button to close the window and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick guidance that will assist you get to know AdGuard better.
Each time, when you run your computer, AdGuard will start automatically and stop pop-up ads, as well as other malicious or misleading web sites. For an overview of all the features of the application, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, which is located on your desktop.
How does your personal computer get infected with Chaumonttechnology
Many software developed to show a lot of intrusive ads within your PC system’s web-browser. So, when you installing free software, carefully read the disclaimers, choose the Custom or Advanced installation method to watch for third-party apps that are being installed, because certain of the apps are potentially unwanted applications such as this Chaumonttechnology adware that causes multiple intrusive ads and popups.
To sum up
Now your PC should be free of the Chaumonttechnology adware that causes multiple undesired ads and pop-ups. Delete AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you stop unwanted popups and intrusive malicious sites) and Zemana Anti Malware (ZAM) (to periodically scan your computer for new malware, hijackers and adware). Make sure that you have all the Critical Updates recommended for Windows operating system. Without regular updates you WILL NOT be protected when new browser hijacker infections, malicious software and adware are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove Chaumonttechnology from your web browser, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.