How To Uninstall WebTect

I have got WebTect adware on my computer system. I don't know how this threat get installed on my PC but it is showing lots of unwanted pop-up ads on my computer. it has infected both my web browsers Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. I have reset my browser but WebTect ads are still coming on my computer system. My anti-virus is also not able to detect this threat on my machine. I have used AdwCleaner to remove WebTect but it also failed to remove those adverts. It is a very harassing problem. My browser is automatically getting redirected. Please help me to remove WebTect from my PC.


WebTect is a potentially unwanted program categorized as adware. This nasty threat can silently infiltrate your computer and start showing lots of unwanted pop-up ads. It will bombard your desktop with tons of ads that will redirect your browser on unknown websites. It has been mainly created by cyber crooks to promote sponsored ads on the infected computer system to boost the traffic of dubious websites. WebTect will also hijack your web browser to show those ads regularly on your computer system. it can assail all famous and widely used web browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge browser. It will also make several unwanted and malicious changes to your browser settings that will downgrade your web browser experience.

WebTect normally infiltrate your computer through bundled third party programs spam emails, suspicious websites and peer to peer file sharing. It is mainly intended to drive web traffic on its partner websites to generate revenue and earn commission. This notorious adware will completely downgrade your browsing and Internet speed. This nasty threat will also redirect your browser on unknown websites that can leads to download of harmful threats on your computer. WebTect can also track your web browsing history and online activities to gather your personal information. It can show ads related to your most frequent Internet searches. It can also send your personal details to remote hackers for making illegal profit. You are advised to remove WebTect from your computer system.


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How to Uninstall WebTect from Compromised System

Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from WebTect

(this Guide illustrates how to restart Windows in Safe Mode in all versions.)

Step:2 Now you need to View all Hidden Files and Folders that exist on different drives

Step:3 Uninstall WebTect from Control Panel

  • Press Start Key + R together and Type appwiz.cpl
  • appwiz

  • Now Press on OK
  • This will Open the Control Panel. Now look for WebTect or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall WebTect ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove WebTect from Startup Items

  • To Go to Startup Area, Click on Start Key + R
  • Type msconfig in the search area and click on Enter. A window will pop-out
  • Misconfig 1



  • In the Startup area, look for any suspicious WebTect entries or that are from Unknown Manufacturers
  • (This is an important step and users are advised to monitor all items carefully over here before proceeding further.)
  • Step:5 How to Remove WebTect from Localhost Files

  • Click on Start Key + R in Combination. Copy and Paste to Open hosts File
  • notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts
  • Soon, you will get a list of suspicious IP’s in the bottom of the screen
  • hosts_opt-1

  • this is quite helpful in knowing if your browser has been hacked
  • Steps 6: How to Remove WebTect and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove WebTect from IE

    Open IE and Click on Tools. Now Select Manage add-ons
    IE Extension 1

    In the pane, under Toolbars and Extensions, Choose the WebTect extensions which is to be deleted

    IE toolbar and extensions

  • Now Click on Remove or Disable Option.
  • Press Tool button and Select Internet Option
  • Internet-options

  • This will lead you to the Tab, now Select Privacy Tab, Turn on Pop-up blocker by clicking on it.
  • IE-block-pop-ups


    How to Uninstall WebTect from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select WebTect related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove WebTect
  • chrome-extensions 2

  • Under Advanced Settings Option, Enable Do not allow any Site to Show pop-ups. Click on Ok to apply it.
  • Chrome-not-allow-pop-ups

    How to Block WebTect on Mozilla FF

  • Select and Open Mozilla FF, Select WebTect or other Add-ons by clicking on Menu button
  • Mozilla Addon 1

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to WebTect.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

  • Now Click on Remove to delete WebTect permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of WebTect on Edge on Win 10

  • First of all Open MS Edge and Click on “More actions(…)” link
  • Edge-1
  • Now Select and Click on Settings In Menu under “More Actions”
  • Edge-2

  • Under Settings, screen click on View Advanced Settings button
  • Edge-3

  • In Advanced Settings, turn on Block pop-ups by toggling button to ON
  • Edge4


    Following the above Manual Steps will be effective in blocking WebTect. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC


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