Native Info (Removal Instructions)
Native Info is categorized as intrusive adware that generates pop-up ads in your web browser. Native Info ads can usually be identified by text that says “Ads by Native Info” on them. Native Info ads can appear when you hover your mouse over an image, when you hover your mouse over hyperlinked text, or at random times in your web browser. The ads this adware generates can also conceal legitimate advertisements on the websites you visit with generic banner and skyscraper ads. Furthermore, Native Info adware may also serve pop-under advertisements that take-up an entire browser window.
One of the main issues with Native Info adware is that it primarily bundles with other threats. It may install alongside other unwanted programs and malware. Since this is the case it is recommended to remove Native Info and other threats using various methods. Our Native Info removal instructions below will help you remove Native Info and other threats from your computer for free.
|Names||Native Info, Native Info virus *This infection is not technically defined as a computer virus|
|Detection Categories||Adware, Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP)|
|Symptoms||Advertisements and sponsored search results in the web browser
Browser redirects to sponsored webpages
Decreased internet speed and performance
Decreased computer functionality and performance
Bundles with malware and other potentially unwanted programs
|Common Path(s)||C:\Program Files (x86)
|Quick Detection & Removal Tool||Click Here To Download Malwarebytes|
Native Info Removal Options
Manual Native Info Removal Instructions
These Native Info removal instructions will remove Native Info virus and other threats from your computer and web browsers. To completely remove Native Info and other threats please follow each step.
Native Info Removal Steps
- Step 1: Uninstall Native Info via Windows Control Panel
- Step 2: Remove unwanted browser add-ons and extensions
- Step 3: Remove Native Info and other threats with Malwarebytes
- Step 4: Remove Native Info and existing threats with HitmanPro
- Step 5: Clean-up and repair settings with CCleaner
1. The first step to remove Native Info is to uninstall the program from Windows Control Panel if there is a usable uninstall entry. To uninstall Native Info go to Start Menu > Control Panel > Uninstall a Program (or Add and Remove Programs) and search for Native Info and other suspicious programs in the list. Once you have found Native Info, double click it to begin the uninstall process. Repeat this step for any other suspicious programs you may have found.
2. The second step to remove Native Info is to remove any unwanted browser add-ons and extensions that may have installed from each web browser on your computer.
|Google Chrome||Go to Customize and control Google Chrome > More Tools > Extensions|
|Mozilla Firefox||Go to Menu > Add-ons|
|Microsoft Internet Explorer||Go to Tools > Manage add-ons|
|Apple Safari||Go to Safari > Preferences > Extensions|
3. The third step to remove Native Info is to scan your computer and eradicate malicious files using Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software.
5. Open Malwarebytes and click the large blue Scan Now button to begin a scan.
6. Once the scan is complete click the Remove Selected button and Finish button afterwards. If Malwarebytes suggests that you restart your computer please do so.
7. The fourth step to remove Native Info is to scan your computer and eradicate malicious files using HitmanPro; a reputable second-opinion scan and removal tool.
9. Open HitmanPro and click Next to start scanning your computer. *If you are using the free version you may chose to create a copy or perform a one-time scan.
10. When the HitmanPro scan is complete click the Next button and then click the Reboot button. *To activate the free version of HitmanPro: enter your email address twice and click the Activate button.
11. The fifth step to remove Native Info is to clean-up and repair settings with CCleaner.
13. Open CCleaner and go to the main Cleaner screen. Click the Analyze button. When the process is complete, click the Run Cleaner button on the bottom right of the program interface.
14. Go to Tools > Startup and search for suspicious entries in each tab starting from Windows all the way to Content Menu. If you find anything suspicious click it and click the Delete button to remove it.
15. Go to the Registry window and click the Scan for Issues button. When the scan is complete click the Fix selected issues… button and click Fix All Selected Issues.