Remove Unfriend Watch: How To Get Rid Of Unfriend Watch

Unfriend Watch is considered as potentially unwanted program which can find its own way to penetrate in the targeted system and tries to make it compromised. In its presence, your surfing will be misleaded to malignant pages of the third parties in order to boost their network traffic. Unfriend Watch have capability to install its own add-ons or extensions in the default web browsers such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer etc. It doesn't allow the users to surf the web normally and continuously appear with unwanted notifications. Its only aim is to increase the sales leads of affiliate programs of the third parties and helps them in earning revenue. So, you are suggested to remove Unfriend Watch completely from your PC.

You will be shocked to know that Unfriend Watch is capable to download potential stuffs in bundles without your consent when you install any free applications or files. Its worst impact will degrade the running speed of all functions of the system as well as Internet connection. Besides this, it also targets the financial details of the innocent users and gains them secretly during the online transaction. Moreover, you will also find unknown changes in the default settings and several installed programs will stop responding. It is also possible that it will not allow you to install new application or updates of your choice. Thus, if you don't want to face such aforesaid troubles in future then try to uninstall Unfriend Watch in the initial phase after detection.


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How to Uninstall Unfriend Watch from Compromised System

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

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

    How to Remove Unfriend Watch 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 Unfriend Watch 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 Unfriend Watch from Google Chrome

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

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

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

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


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