How to get rid of Serpens Ads adware from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer

Serpens Ads will appear in your web browser after getting infected with an adware program. It is not secure to use the infected computer. Serpens Ads adware can harm your system if you won’t get rid of it as quickly as possible, that’s why we highly recommend to remove it completely from your computer to avoid further infections with additional malware and other malicious threats that Serpens adware poses. First signs of the infection are numerous pop-up ads, discount coupons and deals provided and powered by Serpens Ads. You can’t miss them, they will be all over your screen whenever you start browsing. If you see those advertisements you should immediately follow our removal guide provided in the end of this article.


Serpens Ads may disrupt your browsing activities by redirecting you to sponsored websites or displaying blinking banners and pop-up windows that will constantly distract you. Additionally those ads will slow down your computer and may decrease your internet speed. All of the ads provided by Serpens adware are not only annoying but also very dangerous, they can start automatic download of unwanted programs and also redirect you to malicious websites where your personal information can be stolen and used by third party.

Serpens Ads adware is able to slip into your system silently and subtlety without you realizing it. It can pass by antivirus and firewall, because it doesn’t have any virus signature. Also, it doesn’t miss the chance to get into user’s computers via spam emails and links, fake updates of Flash Player or Java and of course via bundling with freeware programs. The last one is the most popular way of distribution of adware programs. Novice user installs some freeware program and doesn’t suspect that additional programs such as Serpens Ads adware are being also installed along with the freeware. To prevent this, user should read up the EULA and opt for Advanced or Custom installation. However, sometimes if your computer is already infected with some malicious programs they can easily download and install Serpens Ads adware into the system without asking for your authorization.

The main objective of Serpens Ads is to deliver web traffic to sponsored websites by redirecting infected users. So, every time you click on the ad you are making profits for the developers of Serpens Ads. But, the problem is that there is no guarantee that those sponsored websites are legitimate and won’t get you involved into some scams or even worse like ransomware infection where all of your data will be encrypted and you will be asked to pay a lot of money to recover your files. Anyway, as you can see it is quite dangerous to have Serpens Ads adware on your computer and we strongly recommend to remove it. Follow the comprehensive guide below to clean your system from Serpens Ads adware. Use our automatic removal tool to scan your computer and protect it against malware, spyware and adware infection.

Serpens Ads Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for Serpens Ads

Symptoms of Serpens Ads infection on your computer can be: computer crashes, unusual homepage or search engine on your browser, unwanted pop-up ads and advertising banners. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool. This removal tool has been tested for Serpens Ads threat removal and it is easy to use.

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Manual Removal Instruction for Serpens Ads

Step 1
Windows XP / Vista / 7
  • Click on the Start button in the left lower corner and select → Control Panel. After that find the Programs and Features (if you are running Windows XP , then click on Add/Remove Programs).
    Serpens Ads remove from Windows - step 1.1
Windows 8/8.1/10
  • If you are running Windows 8 or Windows 10 operating system , then right-click on the Start which is in the lower left corner of the screen. After that select Control Panel and go to Programs/Uninstall a Program.
    Serpens Ads remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall Serpens Ads and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the Serpens Ads or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them.
    Serpens Ads remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
  • Step 3
Remove suspicious add-ons
  • Open Internet Explorer, click on the Gear icon (IE menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Manage Add-ons.
    Remove Serpens Ads from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the Serpens Ads and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove Serpens Ads from Internet Explorer - Step 2.2
How to change your homepage if it was modified by browser hijacker:
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Internet Options.
  • On General tab remove unwanted URL and enter your desired domain name such as Click Apply to save changes.
    Remove Serpens Ads from Internet Explorer - Step 2.3
Resetting Internet Explorer browser
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) again and chose Internet options. Go to Advanced tab.
  • Now click on Reset button, the new window should appear. Select the Delete Personal settings option and click on Reset button again. Now you have deteled Serpens Ads completely.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Internet Explorer - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Mozilla Firefox, click on the menu icon which is located in the top right corner. Now select Add-ons and go to Extensions.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select Serpens Ads and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.2
Resetting Mozilla Firefox
  • Click on the Firefox menu icon which is on the upper left corner of the browser and click on the question mark. Now, choose Troubleshooting Information option.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.3
  • New windows will pop-up where you can see Refresh Firefox to its default state message and Refresh Firefox button. Click this button to remove Serpens Ads completely.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Google Chrome, click on the menu icon in the upper right corner and select More Tools and then select Extensions.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the Serpens Ads and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Google Chrome - Step 2.2
  • Click on menu icon once again and select Settings and then Manage Search engines it will be right under the Search section.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Google Chrome - Step 2.3
  • Now you will see all of the Search Engines installed in your browser. Remove any suspicious search engines. We advise you to leave only Google or your preferred domain name.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Google Chrome - Step 2.4
Resetting Google Chrome
  • Click on menu icon which is on the top right corner of your Google Chrome browser. Now select Settings. Click Show Advanced Settings...
  • Scroll down to the end of the page and find there Reset settings and click on it.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove Serpens Ads completely.
  • Remove Serpens Ads from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the SERPENS ADS and other suspicious add-ons and extensions. However to complete the removal procedure we strongly advise to scan your computer with antivirus and anti-malware tools like SpyHunter, HitmanPro 32-bit, HitmanPro 64-bit or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Those programs might help to you find registry entries of malware and remove them safely.

Information added: 11/30/2015 09:18 PM;