Ultimate Procedure To Remove CleverSearch Ads From PC

Recent days, number of PC users from across the world have claimed about a new infection which is very harmful and annoying as well. This very threat is widely spreaded with the name CleverSearch Ads. It might seem to be useful program but cyber experts have reported it as a very dangerous adware threat. This very notorious infection is delivered throughout the world usually packed with freeware software installers, p2p file sharing, social sites, spam email attachments and so on. Once entered, CleverSearch Ads alters entire default setting of web browser, homepage, desktop screen image and other setting of compromised machine. Then after, it starts to cause interruption when you go online and hampers your Internet browsing experience. CleverSearch Ads drops thousands of advertisements, popup ads, sponsored links etc. and floods the whole PC screen as well as web pages you are visiting.

To be more specific, CleverSearch Ads injects its suspicious programs within the browsers like Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera and Mozilla Firefox. These ads or programs may seem to be genuine but the fact is, such things are completely fake and useless and hence should not be trusted. Furthermore, it weakens security of the affected computer and make infiltration of several malware bugs such as trojan, worm and more. These bugs causes severe infection into PC, hampers system functioning and ruins it completely. Therefore, it is our recommendation to use Automatic Removal Tool and remove CleverSearch Ads immediately when it is detected.


How to Uninstall CleverSearch Ads from Compromised System

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

(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 CleverSearch Ads 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 CleverSearch Ads or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall CleverSearch Ads ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove CleverSearch Ads 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 CleverSearch Ads 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 CleverSearch Ads 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 CleverSearch Ads and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove CleverSearch Ads 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 CleverSearch Ads 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 CleverSearch Ads from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select CleverSearch Ads related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove CleverSearch Ads
  • 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 CleverSearch Ads on Mozilla FF

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

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

  • Now Click on Remove to delete CleverSearch Ads permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of CleverSearch Ads 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 CleverSearch Ads. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC


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