How to remove Web Layers (ads, banners, deals)
Name of the threat:Web Layers
Command or file name:weblayersBHO.dll
Affected OS:Win32/Win64 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)
Affected browsers:Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari
Web Layers - is a typical browser extension from SuperWeb LLC. It can be integrated into many browsers like Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. It downloads and displays different advertisements, like ads banners, targeted videos, pop-ups and in-text links. This is why it is considered as PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program). Those ads redirect user to malicious websites. We highly recommend you to remove Web Layers from computer.
Web Layers intrusion method
Web Layers installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Web Layers). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Web Layers copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is weblayersBHO.dll. Then it creates new startup key with name Web Layers and value weblayersBHO.dll. You can also find it in your processes list with name weblayersBHO.dll or Web Layers. Also, it can create folder with name Web Layers under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. If you have further questions about Web Layers, please ask below. You can use programs to remove Web Layers from your browsers below.
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This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Web Layers, 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 Web Layers.
To get rid of Web Layers, you should:
1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:
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 Web Layers Removal Tool for safe problem solution.
2. Delete the following malicious folders:
3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:
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 Web Layers Removal Tool for safe problem solution.
Uninstall Web Layers related programs from Control Panel
We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Web Layers 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 Web Layers 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 Web Layers Removal Tool.
Remove Web Layers related extensions from your browsers
Web Layers 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 Web Layers. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with Removal Tool or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:
Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective Web Layers removal use Web Layers Removal Tool.
Protect computer and browsers from infection
Adware threats like Web Layers 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 Web Layers.