Short Discussion on Wonderful Weather
Wonderful Weather is a harmful system program which is related to the weather site. It display the information about weather. It comes under the adware category and spreads lots of vulnerabilities into it. This adware program display misleading browser extension which pretend to be useful. It shows ads, pop-ups, deals, coupons and offers to the users. It is compatible with all versions of browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, MS Edge, Mozilla Firefox and so on. It secretly installed into your computer without your permission. It starts to irritate user while working on the system by showing continuous ads. It force the user to click on the link to redirect on the phishing websites.
Harmful Effects of Wonderful Weather
Wonderful Weather infects all versions of Windows like XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10. it generally display misleading ads which opens the door for other viruses. It will put the system security and privacy on risk. Your private and secrete data may get stolen and hackers make money from them. It is also used to boost up the traffic of third party website. It tracks your online browsing history and activities to gather personal data. It shows the personalized advertisements on the system for the user attraction.
Distribution methods of the Wonderful Weather
Wonderful Weather spreads into the system by the different methods like spam attachments, fake pop-up ads, misleading websites, shareware/freeware, unsafe network file transfer, free downloads of videos, audios, games and others.
Common symptoms of Wonderful Weather
- Very slow start-up of your PC takes place
- Slow internet performance occur
- The browser start to respond unexpectedly
- Lots of pop-up ads starts to display with high frequency
- Wonderful Weather shows low memory space of your system's hard drive that you haven't use.
- Random messages, music, sounds will appear.
- Some program starts to appear and disappear without your consent.
Preventive Actions of Wonderful Weather
Wonderful Weather is a harmful adware program. You can take some preventive actions to prevent your system from this attack. You should be alert when you are downloading the free software online. It is very common method to distribute the PC viruses without your permission.
- Read the EULA before installing the software.
- Be vigilant while you are clicking on the suspicious links.
- It brings more malware infections on your system.
- You should keep your browser updated all times.
- Always use antivirus software and update it regularly
- Turn on firewall protection
- Keep your operating system current and updated
- Scan system regularly with an updated antivirus software
Learn To Remove Wonderful Weather Using Manual Methods
Phase 1 : Show Hidden Files To Delete Wonderful Weather Related Files And Folders
1. For Windows 8 or 10 Users : From the Ribbon’s View in My PC click on Options icon.
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.
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.
4. Finally look for any suspicious files in the hidden folders as given below and delete it.
Phase 2 : Get Rid of Wonderful Weather Related Extensions Related From Different Web Browsers
From Chrome :
1. Click on Menu icon, hover through More Tools then tap on Extensions.
2. Now click on Trash icon on the extensions tab there next to suspicious extensions to remove it.
From Internet Explorer :
1. Click on Manage add-ons option from the drop down menu on going through Gear icon.
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.
From Mozilla Firefox :
1. Tap on Add-ons on going through Menu icon.
2. In the Extensions tab click on Disable or Remove button next to Wonderful Weather related extensions to remove them.
From Opera :
1. Press Opera menu, hover to Extensions and then select Extensions manager there.
2. Now if any browser extension looks suspicious to you then click on (X) button to remove it.
From Safari :
1. Click Preferences… on going through Settings Gear icon.
2. Now on Extensions tab click on Uninstall button to remove it.
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.
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.
Change Default Search Engine Settings of Ms Edge –
1. Select More(…) then Settings followed by View advanced settings button.
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.
Phase 3 : Block Unwanted Pop-ups from Wonderful Weather 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.
2. Mozilla Firefox : Tap on Menu icon → Options → Content panel → check Block pop-up windows in Pop-ups section.
3. Internet Explorer : Click Gear Settings icon → Internet Options → in Privacy tab enable Turn on Pop-up Blocker under Pop-up Blocker Section.
4. Microsoft Edge : Press More(…) option → Settings → View advanced settings → toggle on Block pop-ups.
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