Remove Motheremutand.info (Chrome/Edge/Firefox) | Updated

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If the Motheremutand.info notifications appear on your screen, do not click on that “Allow” button! Do not engage with this website in any way. This site appears as a result of an adware infection. You’ll find that this page has taken over your browser. You’ll get redirected to it non-stop. And, ads will get plastered on every site that you visit. They can have a caption like ‘Ads by Motheremutand.info’ or ‘Brought to you by Motheremutand.info’. It is best not to click on them since they can lead you to unverified sources.

You might be one click away from giving crooks access to your private data. Adware can turn your browsing into a hellish experience. The longer this problem remains unresolved, the worse your situation will get. Soon, your browser will not only feel sluggish but will also start to crash and freeze frequently. As if that’s not enough, the pesky parasite will also generate various annoying adverts. The main objective is to make you click on as many of them as possible. Each click will bring profit to both the developers of the malware and the sponsored pages.

Adware is known to lurk behind software bundles and unreliable ads. However, that’s not the only way for your computer to get infected with the malicious software. Adware can manage to sneak on your PC via spam email messages, email attachments and executable files, fake updates, torrent files, etc. Cyber criminals thrive on your lack of caution.

While browsing the web, you shouldn’t click the first pop-up that appears on your screen. Think twice before that ‘I agree’ button. Just because something is on the internet, does not make it necessarily true or reliable. You might think that you’re following a seemingly trustworthy advert, but in reality, you might get unknowingly open a backdoor for hackers that seek to steal your private information.

The moment you notice the Motheremutand.info website, you need to accept that your computer has been infiltrated by a nasty adware. Then, proceed with its removal, so it’s not able to do any severe damages on your web browser or steal sensitive data. Staying idle and not doing anything to get rid of this threat, will only bring you more trouble. Your browser will start to crash, your internet speed will drop, making it nearly impossible to do any kind of work online.

Above all, by keeping this parasite on your device, your financial and personal details can get compromised. Crooks will try to take advantage and benefit from your situation, by stealing any valuable data and sharing it with other people for profit. You can put a stop to this nightmare. The sooner you take action, the better! Remove the adware parasite that is causing the annoying Motheremutand.info redirects and return to a secure browsing once more.

Motheremutand.info Removal

STEP-1 Before starting the real removal process, you must reboot in Safe Mode. If you are familiar with this task, skip the instructions below and proceed to Step 2. If you do not know how to do it, here is how to reboot in Safe mode:

For Windows 98, XP, Millenium and 7:
Reboot your computer. When the first screen of information appears, start repeatedly pressing F8 key. Then choose Safe Mode With Networking from the options.
Safe Mode with Networking
For Windows 8/8.1
Click the Start button, next click Control Panel —> System and Security —> Administrative Tools —> System Configuration.‌
Windows 8 Safe Mode with Network
Check the Safe Boot option and click OK. Click Restart when asked.
For Windows 10
Open the Start menu and click or tap on the Power button.
win10 safemode 1
While keeping the Shift key pressed, click or tap on Restart.
win10 safemode 2

STEP-2Here are the steps you must follow to permanently remove from the browser:

Remove From Mozilla Firefox:

Open Firefox, click on top-right corner , click Add-ons, hit Extensions next.
firefox extensions
Look for suspicious or unknown extensions, remove them all.

Remove From Chrome:

Open Chrome, click chrome menu icon at the top-right corner —>More Tools —> Extensions. There, identify the malware and select chrome-trash-icon(Remove).
chrome extensions

Remove From Internet Explorer:
Open IE, then click IE gear icon on the top-right corner —> Manage Add-ons.
ie gear
Find the malicious add-on. Remove it by pressing Disable.

STEP-3

Right click on the browser’s shortcut, then click Properties. Remove everything after the .exe” in the Target box.

ff shortcut

STEP-4

Open Control Panel by holding the Win Key and R together. Write appwiz.cpl in the field, then click OK.

appwiz

Here, find any program you had no intention to install and uninstall it.

STEP-5

Run the Task Manager by right clicking on the Taskbar and choosing Start Task Manager.

task manager

Look carefully at the file names and descriptions of the running processes. If you find any suspicious one, search on Google for its name, or contact me directly to identify it. If you find a malware process, right-click on it and choose End task.

STEP-6

Open MS Config by holding the Win Key and R together. Type msconfig and hit Enter.

msconfig

Go to the Startup tab and Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer.

Still cannot remove Motheremutand.info from your browser? Please, leave a comment below, describing what steps you performed. I will answer promptly.

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Daniel Stoyanov
Daniel Stoyanov has a Master's degree in Computer Science from the Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria. He is also a Microsoft Certified Professional. Daniel provides top cyber security news with in-depth coverage of malware, vulnerabilities, PC and Network security, online safety.If you have any questions feel free to ask him right now.

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