Removing oob004.site Manually

Displayed publisher: oob004.site
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\oob004.site
Program executable: oob004.site.exe
Path: C:\Program Files\oob004.site\oob004.site.exe
Addition Files (Malware Detected)
(Malware detected) oob004.site.dll
Adware.Win32.oob004.site.AA by Malwarebytes
Variant of Win64/AdWare.oob004.site.B by VX Vault
Adware.Toolbar.MyWebSearch by AVG
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Description About oob004.site

 

oob004.site is an adware which is developed by unreliable company for getting benefit using deceptive methods. The main objective of its creators is to gain profit as much as they can just by rerouting user’s to third party web portals. However, some of the web pages promoted by this adware are safe and legitimate, but some of them can lead you to unreliable websites. oob004.site has the ability to affect most popular Internet browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer., Safari, Opera, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and others. So, it will be a huge challenge for you to avoid the unwanted browser redirection issue caused by this adware threat.

In most of the cases, Windows users get tricked into downloading and installing this unreliable program onto their machine by falling for its so-called ‘useful’ or ‘beneficial’ features. The tool provides claims to provide some useful features which supposedly increase browsing experience. Meanwhile, these provided links are no longer beneficial for you because right after the intrusion of oob004.site PUP on your computer, you may start noticing the sudden appearance of irritating pop-ups and ads during your online browsing sessions. These adverts are mainly used by the creators of this adware just to gain advertising revenue through pay-per-click strategy. As a result, your infected browsers might slow down and even causes frequent crash due to the presence of countless advertisements on your system screen or every domains that you visited.

Spreading Methods Used By oob004.site

Just like other adware infections, this threat mainly distributed using an unfair method known as software bundling in order to invade the user’s computer unnoticed. Due to the careless browsing activities of web surfers, oob004.site adware and similar threats infiltrates their system without any consent. Therefore, it is strongly advised to install any third party programs on your PC with extreme carefulness because any mistake can lead to the invasion of unwanted apps or any precarious threats. Once it installs secretly on your machine, it starts capturing the data related to your browsing habits that might lead to the identity theft. So, it is quite important for you take possible steps to remove oob004.site completely from your system.

Learn To Remove oob004.site Using Manual Methods

Phase 1 : Show Hidden Files To Delete oob004.site Related Files And Folders

1. For Windows 8 or 10 Users : From the Ribbon’s View in My PC click on Options icon.

Folder search option Win 10 or 8

2. For Windows 7 or Vista Users : Open My Computer and tap on Organize button on the upper left corner and then to Folder and Search Options from the drop down menu.

 

Folder search options Win vista or 7

3. Now go to the View tab and enable Show hidden files and folder options and then uncheck the Hide protected system operating files checkbox option below.

Folder and Search options step 3

4. Finally look for any suspicious files in the hidden folders as given below and delete it.

Temp-Application-Data-Folder-Contents

  • %AppData%\[adware_name]
  • %Temp%\[adware_name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware_name].exe
  • %AllUsersProfile%random.exe
  • %CommonAppData%\[adware_name]

Phase 2 : Get Rid of oob004.site Related Extensions Related From Different Web Browsers

From Chrome :

1. Click on Menu icon, hover through More Tools then tap on Extensions.

chrome tools extensions

2. Now click on Trash icon on the extensions tab there next to suspicious extensions to remove it.

chrome extensions trash

From Internet Explorer :

1. Click on Manage add-ons option from the drop down menu on going through Gear icon.

IE manage add-ins

2. Now if you find any suspicious extension in the Toolbars and Extensions panel then right click on it and Delete option to remove it.

IE toolbar and extensions

From Mozilla Firefox :

1. Tap on Add-ons on going through Menu icon.

mozilla add-ons

2. In the Extensions tab click on Disable or Remove button next to oob004.site related extensions to remove them.

mozilla extensions

From Opera :

1. Press Opera menu, hover to Extensions and then select Extensions manager there.

Opera Extension 1

2. Now if any browser extension looks suspicious to you then click on (X) button to remove it.

Opera Extension 2

From Safari :

1. Click Preferences… on going through Settings Gear icon.

safari settings - preferences

2. Now on Extensions tab click on Uninstall button to remove it.

Safari Extension tab

From Microsoft Edge :

Note:–As there is no option for Extension Manager in Microsoft Edge so in order to sort out issues related with adware programs in MS Edge you can change its default homepage and search engine.

Change Default Homepage of Ms Edge –

1. Click on More(…) followed by Settings and then to Start page under Open With section.

Microsoft Edge View advanced settings

2. Now select View advanced settings button and then in Search in the address bar with section, you can select Google or any other homepage as your preference.

Ms Edge Homepage 2

Change Default Search Engine Settings of Ms Edge –

1. Select More(…) then Settings followed by View advanced settings button.

Microsoft Edge View advanced settings

2. Under Search in the address bar with box click on <Add new>. Now you can choose from the available list of search providers or add you preferred search engine and click Add as default.

Ms Edge Search Engine 2

Phase 3 : Block Unwanted Pop-ups from oob004.site On Different Web Browsers

1. Google Chrome : Click Menu icon → Settings → Show advanced settings… → Content Settings… under Privacy section → enable Do not allow any site to show pop-ups (recommended) option → Done.

Chrome Block pop-ups

2. Mozilla Firefox : Tap on Menu icon → Options → Content panel → check Block pop-up windows in Pop-ups section.

Mozilla Block Pop-ups in Content tab

3. Internet Explorer : Click Gear Settings icon → Internet Options → in Privacy tab enable Turn on Pop-up Blocker under Pop-up Blocker Section.

Pop-up Blocker Internet Explorer

4. Microsoft Edge : Press More(…) option → Settings → View advanced settings → toggle on Block pop-ups.

Ms Edge Block Pop-ups

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