AdServerNow is a type of adware that displays unwanted commercial ads on the screen of your PC. Whenever you open your browser, you will see these ads which are not only disturbing, but also slows down he speed of your internet considerably. The spyware has the ability of connecting to the internet itself without letting you know, and it remains resident in the background of your operating system. The AdServerNow remains hidden from the eyes of the user which makes it even more dangerous. Many of the websites installs this threat to the computers that are not enough secured to run their ad campaign. The AdServerNow is not damaging to your PC, but it reduces the speed of your computer a lot.
Manual Removal of AdServerNow
Removing any spyware from the computer manually is possible, but problem is, this is a complicated process in which you have to find and delete the malicious files from various parts of your system files. The AdServerNow AdServerNow store its files in a way that it is not easy to locate. The developers of such malicious programs are smart enough to hide their files with sensitive system files. The first thing which you need to do is kill the malicious process that stops you from deleting the AdServerNow infected and related files. To kill the AdServerNow processes you just have to start the windows task manager by pressing Ctrl+Alt+Delete, and click on the “Processes” tab. You can see many processes running out of which you have to identify and stop the processes that are related to this adware program. The processes are executable files that looks like below:-
Once you stop the processes that are running in the background, things become much easier for you. The next is a registry section of the windows operating system which is considered as the most difficult step of removing the AdServerNow manually. You have to find and remove following registry values:-
To remove these registry values, you have to open the registry editor and locate these registry values. One thing which you need to keep in mind is, the registry is the backbone of your operating system and if you deleted any wrong entry or value, it can cost you a lot; therefore, be careful before hitting the delete here. It is appropriate if you take a backup of your registry before trying this adventure. If you are a novice user and never removed such adware programs before, it is better for you to use automatic AdServerNow removal tools to avoid any consequences.
After removing the malicious registry values and entries, you have to find the AdServerNow files through windows file explorer and delete these files permanently to get rid of this threat completely. These files are mostly hidden in the C:\Programfiles folder. You have to find the following files :-
After deleting all the above mentioned stuff you have to restart your computer and run a complete system scan through your antivirus program to see whether the changes you have made are appropriate or otherwise.