WAPageViewer is a malicious program, also known as an adware, which can be installed on the user’s computer without authorization and once installed it will provide user with endless pop-up ads, banners, discount coupons, deals and offers, in-text ads and other kind of Internet advertisement. The presence of WAPageViewer Ads can harm your computer and greatly reduce the performance. This adware may harm user’s computer to the point that user will need to format the hard drive to get rid of all infections downloaded by WAPageViewer. As the consequence user might lose all of the personal data such as photos, videos, music and documents stored on the hard drive.
The worst thing about WAPageViewer adware is that it is widely spread over the Internet and the number of the infected computers is constantly grows. Once installed, WAPageViewer modifies various system and network configurations. It may also disable antivirus and firewall protection in order to open a breach in the system security for other malware programs. WAPageViewer will be constantly working on the background, spying on user and collecting user’s personal information, which can be sent to the third party. The main objective of WAPageViewer is to promote numerous sponsored websites, products and software, therefore user will be constantly redirected to the dubious websites. Sometimes users may found some unfamiliar software installed on their computers without their knowledge.
Usually WAPageViewer gets into the victim’s computer together with freeware programs such as PDF readers, audio players, download managers and other potentially unwanted programs. During the installation if user doesn’t pay attention to the EULA and hits accept and install button, any kind of malware included in the bundle will be automatically installed. Only after the installation is completed user will notice that his default homepage was changed and some weird and unfamiliar processes are consuming most of the system resources. At this point it’s too late, the adware is in the system and it spreads. WAPageViewer can even schedule various tasks in the Windows with the name of VSProtect, that’s how it can protect itself from easy removal. System registry and network settings might be changed too.
There are various methods used by developers of adware to spread their programs, however what’s most important is how to safely remove adware like WAPageViewer from your computer, without losing your personal files. That’s why we have designed a step by step manual removal instruction below. If you follow all of the steps in the correct order you will be able to uninstall WAPageViewer adware from your computer. If you have doubts in your IT knowledge, we recommend you to download our automatic removal tool, which will help you to get rid of WAPageViewer and scan your computer for other malware threats.
Symptoms of WAPageViewer 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 WAPageViewer threat removal and it is easy to use.
After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the WAPAGEVIEWER 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.