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Dealnj Removal Instructions

Dealnj is adware that will read and modify your browser settings and history. Once Dealnj has read and modified browser settings and history it will generate advertisements it feels you are susceptible to click on based off of your past and current browsing habits. These types of advertisements are known as “targeted” advertisements because they essentially target you based off of your browsing data.


If you find Dealnj adware on your computer and notice pop-up ads by Dealnj in your browser is is likely that additional malware and unwanted programs have also been introduced to your machine. Like most adware, Dealnj is known to bundle with and install alongside other unwanted programs, adware, and malware.

Threat Details

Names Dealnj, Dealnj virus *This infection is not technically defined as a computer virus
Detection Categories Adware, Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP)
Publisher Description N/A
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
Excessive email spam, junk mail at home, and phone calls from telemarketers
Common Path(s) C:\Program Files (x86)
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Dealnj Removal Options

Manual Dealnj Removal Instructions

These Dealnj removal instructions will help you remove Dealnj adware and get rid of ads by Dealnj in Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Safari for free. In order to remove Dealnj and other threats completely from your computer please follow each step in order.

Dealnj Removal Steps

1. The first step to remove Dealnj is to uninstall the program from Windows Control Panel if there is a usable uninstall entry. To uninstall Dealnj go to Start Menu > Control Panel > Uninstall a Program (or Add and Remove Programs) and search for Dealnj and other suspicious programs in the list. Once you have found Dealnj, 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 Dealnj 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 Dealnj is to scan your computer and eradicate malicious files using Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software.

4. Download and Install 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 Dealnj is to scan your computer and eradicate malicious files using HitmanPro; a reputable second-opinion scan and removal tool.

8. Download and Install HitmanPro by Surfright.

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 Dealnj is to clean-up and repair settings with CCleaner.

12. Download and Install CCleaner by Piriform.

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.

Sean Doyle

Sean is a tech author and engineer with over 20 years of experience in cybersecurity, privacy, malware, Google Analytics, online marketing, and other topics. He is featured in several publications.

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