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Threat's profile Threat indicator: HIGH

Name of the threat:Tidy Network

Command or file name:tidy2networkorganic.exe

Threat type:Adware

Affected OS:Win32/Win64 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Affected browsers:Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

Tidy Network is a new program that belongs to adware type and shows numerous advertising pop-ups. Many users can notice the presence of this program only when it is already installed and demonstrates pop-up windows. The shown advertisements begin to appear only when user visits different online stores or other commercial websites. If users click on the advertisements and purchase anything, then the creators of the program earn their money. Tidy Network is not a virus, but it is an unwanted program, that should be removed from the PC.


Tidy Network intrusion method

Tidy Network

Tidy Network installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Tidy Network). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Tidy Network copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is tidy2networkorganic.exe. Then it creates new startup key with name Tidy Network and value tidy2networkorganic.exe. You can also find it in your processes list with name tidy2networkorganic.exe or Tidy Network. Also, it can create folder with name Tidy Network under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. If you have further questions about Tidy Network, please ask below. You can use programs to remove Tidy Network from your browsers below.


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  • Removes all files created by Tidy Network.
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How to remove Tidy Network manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Tidy Network, removing it from startup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Tidy Network.

To get rid of Tidy Network, you should:

1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

  • sidorganic.tidy
  • tidy2ie.dll
  • tidy2networkorganic.exe
  • tidy2update.exe
  • TidyNetwork Update.job

Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use Tidy Network Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

2. Delete the following malicious folders:

  • C:\Documents and Settings\{Username}\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\gb5e8gtn.default\extensions\tidynetwork@tidynetwork
  • C:\Documents and Settings\{Username}\Local Settings\Application Data\TidyNetwork.com

3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

  • Key: HKCU\Software\TidyNetwork.com
  • Key:
    HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\TidyNetwork.com
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects
    \{7736C7FA-512D-11E2-B871-DEC36088709B}

Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use Tidy Network Removal Tool for safe problem solution.


Uninstall Tidy Network related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Tidy Network entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If Tidy Network won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use Tidy Network Removal Tool.


Windows 10

  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings
  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column
  • Find Tidy Network under in the list and click Uninstall button near it.
  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.

Windows 8/8.1

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)
  • In the menu choose Control Panel
  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.
  • Locate programs that can be connected with Tidy Network or other related suspicious program.
  • Click Uninstall button.
  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

Windows 7/Vista

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.
  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.
  • In the list of installed programs find entries related to Tidy Network
  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start
  • In the menu choose Control Panel
  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.
  • Find Tidy Network related entries.
  • Click Remove button.

Remove Tidy Network related extensions from your browsers

Tidy Network in some cases can be accompanied with browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option Toolbar Remover under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to Tidy Network. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with Removal Tool or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:

Internet Explorer

  • While in Internet Explorer click cogwheel icon in the top right corner
  • In the menu choose the Manage Add-ons
  • Select Toolbar and Extension tab.
  • Choose add-on possibly related to Tidy Network or other related adware BHO.
  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective Tidy Network removal use Tidy Network Removal Tool.

Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.
  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/
  • In the list of add-ons find related to Tidy Network and click recycle bin icon.
  • Confirm Tidy Network removal.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox
  • In the address bar type about:addons
  • Click Extensions tab.
  • In the list of extension locate ones related to Tidy Network.
  • Click Remove button near it.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like Tidy Network are very widespread and, unfortunately, many anti-virus programs fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use Removal Tool, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any anti-virus programs and creates additional shield against threats like Tidy Network.


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