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Remove hp.hweatherdiscover.com (Weather Discover) – Virus Removal Guide

By | June 22, 2020

Weatherdiscover.com is a browser hijacker. Weather Discover browser hijacker modifies the new tab page of Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Microsoft Edge to hp.hweatherdiscover.com.

Weatherdiscover.com is regularly offered on the internet as a convenient homepage. However, in reality, this is a browser hijacker that collects all kinds of data from your browser.

The data collected by Weatherdiscover.com is used for advertising purposes. The data is sold to advertising networks. Because Weatherdiscover.com collects data from your browser, Weatherdiscover.com is also classified as an adware program (virus).

Weather Discover browser extension will install itself in the Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Edge browser. No browser developer yet notices this browser hijacker as unwanted.

If your home page has changed to Weatherdiscover.com and the Weather Discover browser extension has been installed, remove the Weather Discover extension as soon as possible using this Weather Discover removal instruction.

Remove Weather Discover

hp.hweatherdiscover.com browser hijacker

google chrome logoUninstall Weather Discover extension from Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Type chrome://extensions/ in the Google Chrome address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
  3. Select the “Weather Discover” browser extension and click Remove.

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firefox logoUninstall Weather Discover extension from Firefox

  1. Open Firefox
  2. Type about:addons in the Firefox address bar and press ENTER on your keyboard.
  3. Find the “Weather Discover” browser extension and click the three dots on the right of the Weather Discover extension.
    Select Remove from the menu to remove Weather Discover from the Firefox browser.

internet explorer logoUninstall Weather Discover add-on from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer
  2. Click the menu (wrench icon) in the top right.
  3. Open Manage Addons from the menu.
  4. Remove Weather Discover from Extensions and Toolbars.
  5. On the left open Search Providers settings.
  6. Find Weather Discover Search and Remove Weather Discover Search.

Do you still have Weather Discover in Internet Explorer?

  1. Open Windows Control Panel.
  2. Go to Uninstall a program.
  3. Click “installed on” column to sort the recently installed applications by date.
  4. Select Weather Discover and click Uninstall.
  5. Follow Weather Discover uninstall instructions.

malwarebytes logoRemove Weatherdiscover.com with Malwarebytes

I recommend removing Weatherdiscover.com with Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is a comprehensive adware removal tool and free to use.

Weatherdiscover.com adware leaves traces such as malicious files, registry keys, scheduled tasks on your device, make sure to completely remove Weatherdiscover.com with Malwarebytes.

Download Malwarebytes OR More information about Malwarebytes

 

  • Install Malwarebytes, follow on-screen instructions.
  • Click Scan to start a malware-scan.

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  • Wait for the Malwarebytes scan to finish.
  • Once completed, review the Weatherdiscover.com detections.
  • Click Quarantine to continue.

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  • Reboot Windows after all the detections are moved to quarantine.

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You have now successfully removed Weatherdiscover.com from your computer and browser.

Max
Author: Max

Hi, I am Max. I am a computer security researcher. Every day I blog about new adware threats as they are released. I am also active in various online communities to help people with their computer problems. Stay safe!

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