How To Remove Widthie

Yesterday when I opened my Chrome browser, it was filled with Widthie ads. Those ads are following me on every web page that I visit. There is no out of these ads. I have tried all but failed to get rid of these annoying ads. Widthie is really giving me a hard time. My browser is loaded with unwanted pop-up ads but my anti-virus is unable to find anything suspicious. I don't know what to do. How to stop those ads. Please help me to remove Widthie Ads from my computer. Thank You


Widthie is an adware program. It is responsible for loads of annoying pop-up ads, banners and other similar advertising material that causes browser redirection. This nasty threat has mainly been created by cyber crooks to get inside your machine silently and show sponsored advertisements on your computer screen. It mainly wants to redirect your browser on dubious websites to boost their traffic and generate revenue. Widthie earns a commission to redirecting the web traffic on those sponsored websites. Although, it can also redirect your browser malicious websites that can leads to further malware infection. It can downgrade your web browsing experience.

Widthie mainly get inside your computer through bundled third party programs, spam emails, suspicious websites and peer to peer file sharing method. Once this nasty threat will get inside your machine, it will start throwing lots of ads on your computer screen. It will also infect your browser to keep showing those ads. It can infect any of your web browser such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and others. This nasty threat Widthie can also track your web browsing histroy and record your personal information. It can use your private details to show targeted ads on your computer. it can also send those details to remote hackers. It is suggested to delete Widthie from your PC as early as possible.


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How to Uninstall Widthie from Compromised System

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

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

    How to Remove Widthie 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 Widthie 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 Widthie from Google Chrome

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

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

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

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


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