How to Get Rid of FileTour Adware Effectively?

Descrption of FileTour Adware

FileTour Adware will sends you tons of ads to assist your online shopping. It is a potential unwanted programs. These ads are not just for marketing as they are fake and malicious. It is appended with redirect viruses and program download. So it does not recommend users to click the ads. Some of the ads, like pop-up ads or full-page banners, they will lock the screen and force you to run them. So you would better get rid of all these ads rather than just simply avoiding them.

FileTour Adware install extension on the browsers, and it modifies the settings and authorize hacker’s server and permit them to control the computer remotely. So the important information may be taken use by some cybercrime. And the bank login details will be copied and used to get money from the accounts. And the hacker can also drop threats on the computer to monitor the data here. It it no safe in the future.


How It Enters Your PC

FileTour Adware is a kind of very cunning computer virus which can infiltrates into the targeted PC by stealth without even users permission. It deploys various deceptive tactics in order to infect ransom systems such as software bundling, email scooping, clicking unknown links, social engineering, using infected media drives, visiting pornographic sites and many others. Well, it is such a risky threat which can cause serious damage in your system if not removed soon.

Easy Guide to Remove FILETOUR ADWARE completely

(Guides for Windows PC: Chapter 1、Mac OS: chapter2. )

If you are a Windows User, please start from here;

If you are a Mac User, please turn to the next Chapter below.

Chapter 1 Remove FileTour Adware from Windows PC

Step 1 Scan the Windows PC with SpyHunter Anti-Malware

(SpyHunter Anti-Malware provides free scan service and it is easy to use. It scans, detects and removes any malware, virus, rootkit, as well as threats like FileTour Adware. The tool is powerful enough to find malicious items that are hidden on the computer.)

1 Download SpyHunter Anti-Malware by clicking the links below. Save it to your Desktop so that we can get access to it easily.

2 After downloading, double-click SpyHunter-Installer and start the installation.

3 Click Run to start the installation procedure.

4 It will provide you language choices, choose the one you want and click OK.

5 You need to accept the End User License Agreements before SpyHunter Virus-Removal Tool can be installed onto the computer. Choose ‘I accept the EULA and Privacy Policy’. Then, click Install button.

6 Then the installation is in progress and after the page of “setup successful” turns up, click EXIT.

7 After installing SpyHunter, click on Scan to begin checking the system for presence of rootkit and virus. The tool reveals items that were found linked to FileTour Adware and other malicious programs.

8 When the scan is completed, the page will display all the threats and all the dangerous results. Click Fix Threats to remove all of them.

Step 2 Fix all Files damaged and protect the computer with RegcurePro

1 Download the tool called RegcurePro from the links below.

2 Locate the file and double-click RegCureProSetup to start installing the tool. After reading the Software End USER LICENSE AGREEMENT, please click Accept and Install to continue.

3 When RegcurePro is installed, it will automatically run and Click to Start Scan button will help you to detect all the problems and threats on the computer.

4 It searches for presence of harmful programs, plug-ins, add-ons, or any data including Junk files that were found malicious and linked to FileTour Adware. You need to Fix All to tackle all items detected by this tool.

Note:We recommend you to keep RegcurePro on the computer and check the status of your PC periodically to keep away from malware and virus.



Another Method to Remove FileTour Adware from Windows PC.

(If you are a computer expert, congratulations and you have another options here. If you are not an expert, please stop here because you will take a risk losing all the important files of the computer and endangering the whole system. )

Step 1 Remove FileTour Adware from your browsers

(guides for Chrome, Firefox, IE, Edge, you need to find out all the FileTour Adware extensions and remove them. ).

Google Chrome

Run the Google Chrome and find the “Menu” button in the upper right corner. Select“More tools”<<“Extensions


When all extensions in front of you, choose the malicious one and click the “trash can icon”.

Mozilla Firefox

Run the Mozilla Firefox and find the “Menu” button in the upper right corner. Select“Add-ons”<<“Extensions” or “Add-ons manage

When all extensions in front of you, choose the malicious one and click the Disable or Remove button.

Internet Explorer

Run the Internet Explorer and find the “Menu” button in the upper right corner. Select“manage Add-ons

 

When all extensions in front of you, choose the malicious one and click the Disable or Remove button.

Microsoft Edge

Note: Edge browser doesn’t support extensions now. As a Microsoft Edge users, you can skip this step and turn to step-2 directly .

Step 2 Uninstall all softwares related to FileTour Adware from Windows PC.

(Guides for all kinds of Windows PC system)

1 Press “Windows + R” keys on your keyboard to open Run window;

2 Put in appwiz.cpl and press OK button to view the programs list in Control Panel;

3 Select all suspicious software you want to remove and click Uninstall.

Step 3 Delete all softwares related to FileTour Adware from Registry.

1 Press “Windows + R” keys on your keyboard to open Run window;

2 Put in “Regedit ” and press ok;

3 locate and delete all malicious files related to FileTour Adware.

4 If you canno find out the files through this way, please manually locate these entries:

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\virus name
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon “Shell” = “%AppData%\.exe”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Random’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion\Random


Note! you should be careful to tackle the problems on the entries or you will endanger the whole system and cause error. If you are not confident that you can do it on your own, please turn the first method.



Chapter 2 Remove FileTour Adware from Mac OS.

Step 1 Locate and remove FileTour Adware with MacKeeper

1 Click the links here to download MacKeeper Now.

2 start the installation by clicking “MacKeeper.dmg”. Click Continue to enter the process.

3 Click Internet Security to get safe browsing and antivirus tools to delete FileTour Adware related infetcions.

4 In “System Status” tab, run a Scan to detect the virus and malware. Then click “Fix items Safely” to clean up all virus and malware:

5 Chooce “Find & Fix” in the left column and carry out a complete scan to detect all junks After that, click “Fix items safely” button. (after remove FileTour Adware, you could clean your Mac periodically with this steps).

Step 2 Regular clean and protect Mac OS with MacBooster

1. Click the Download Nowbutton below to download MacBooster, and run the file to completely the installation.

2 Once installed, click the System Status tab and click “Scan” to diagnose your Mac.

3 click “Fix” button to solve all detected problems.

4 You can also navigate to “Malware Scan” tab directly and scan and remove all the virus related infections)

5 “Privacy Clean” will help you to remove all the cookies or threats endangering your information privacy.

6 If you can choose the Uninstaller tab to find and uninstall suspicious and unwanted apps.

Note:We recommend you to keep MacBooster on the computer and check the status of your PC periodically to keep away from malware and virus.


Another Method to Remove FileTour Adware from Mac OS.

(If you are a computer expert, congratulations and you have another options here. If you are not an expert, please stop here because this method may cause unsucessful uninstallation or system error as it requires you to identify all related apps and delete them.)

1 Press “Command+Option+ESC” together to open Force Quit Ap-plication Window.

2 choose Terminal and click Force Quit

3 Remove Apps related to FileTour Adware from Mac OS. (you need to identify all related apps and remove them or FileTour Adware will be installed again with this apps.)

Open Finder, and then find Applications Tab in the left column. Choose the malicious Apps and select “move to Trash

5 Reset Your Safari Web browsers. Open the safari and choose the menu. Click the “Reset Safari ” << “Reset

6 Press “Command + Shift + G” and type ” ~/Library “ to remove all malcious files from Library.



Friendly Reminder! If you want to keep a clean PC or Mac OS, please have a good customs when you are browsing, working online or playing games. The virus, malware, threats always get onto the computer or mac with malicious links on unknown websites or spam emails. So please take care of each click.

If you want to have a free hand online and hope to relax yourself, do not hestitate keeping the anti-virus tools on the system and optimize the system performance regularly. Have a good time online!