Monday, August 17, 2015

Get Rid of Ads by StarConcept from Chrome/ IE/ Firefox Completely

Brief Introduction to StarConcept

StarConcept is an ad-supported program which may cause a great chaos to the infected PC. Usually, it often comes into users' PC via third party programs from online resources, and appears on the targeted PC as a browser extension for all popular web browsers like Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.

Once getting into your PC, StarConcept may undertake the malicious tasks as below:
  1. It may alert the browser's default settings without seeking for any permission.
  2. It helps certain websites to increase internet traffic and ranking. 
  3. It displays lots of commercial ads or pornographic contents and pictures.
  4. It may add its files to the startup menu which can make it get started automatically when PC users boot the infected PC.
  5. When you open the browsers, StarConcept will always against your will and navigates you to the unknown websites.
  6. The whole performance of the infected PC may be declined dramatically as StarConcept runs in the background and takes up a lot computer sources.
In a word, the longer StarConcept stays on your PC, the more troubles it will cause. If you're suffering from the interruption of it, follow the useful removal guide as below and remove StarConcept timely to avoid any deeper damages.

StarConcept Removal Guide

STEP 1: Remove StarConcept from PC
  • Manual Removal
  • Automatic Removal
STEP 2: Optimize Your PC Using RegCure Pro

STEP 1: Remove StarConcept from Web Browsers

  • Manual Removal

1. Stop StarConcept running process in Windows Task Manager.

Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to open Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab, find suspicious running process and click on it, then click the End Process button.

Windows Task Manager screenshot

2. Uninstall StarConcept in Control Panel.

Click Start > Control Panel > Uninstall a program > find suspicious program and right click on it select Uninstall to uninstall the program.

Programs and Features screenshot

3. Remove StarConcept from web browsers.

Internet Explorer:
Open Internet Explorer, click the Gear icon or Tools > Internet options. Here, go to the Advanced tab and click the Reset button. Go to the Reset Internet Explorer settings > Delete personal settings and click on Reset option. Finally, click Close and OK to save the changes.

Mozilla Firefox:
Open Mozilla Firefox, go to the Help section > Troubleshooting Information. Here, select Reset Firefox and click Finish.

Google Chrome:
Open Google Chrome, click the Chrome menu button, select Tools > Extensions, find unknown extension and remove them by clicking Recycle bin. Now click Settings > Show Advanced settings > Reset browser settings and click Reset.

4. Restart your computer to take effect.

  • B. Automatic Removal

What can SpyHunter do for you?
  • Give your PC intuitive real-time protection.
  • Detect, remove and block spyware, rootkits, adware, keyloggers, cookies, trojans, worms and other types of malware.
  • Spyware HelpDesk generates free custom malware fixes specific to your PC
  • Allow you to restore backed up objects.

1. Click on the below button to free download SpyHunter on your PC.

SpyHunter download button

2. Click the "Run" button to enter the setup program and follow the installation steps until setup is complete.

the screenshot of security warning when opening file

3. When the installation is complete, click the "Finish" button to exit the installation.

the screenshot of final step of SpyHunter Setup

4. If SpyHunter does not automatically start, click the icon on your desktop or Start menu to open it.

the screenshot of SpyHunter shortcut on desktop             the screenshot of finding SpyHunter on Start Menu Bar

5. Allow the program to scan by clicking the "Scan Computer Now!" button. If you would like to have a quick scan on your PC, please check the "Quick Scan" box; otherwise, uncheck it.

the screenshot of SpyHunter's Satrt New Scan tab

6. The first scan will take some time, please be patient while waiting for the scanning result.

the screenshot of SpyHunter's scanning process

7. After the scan is done, you can see that all threats are successfully detected. Check the "Select All" box and then click the "Remove" button to fix all threats in your PC.

the screenshot of scan result of SpyHunter

Note: SpyHunter's free version is only for malware detection. To remove the malware threats on your PC, you will need to purchase SpyHunter's malware removal tool.

STEP 2: Optimize Your PC Using RegCure Pro

What can RegCure Pro do for you?
  • Fix system errors
  • Remove malware
  • Improve startup
  • Defrag memory
  • Clean up your PC

1. Click the below button to download RegCure Pro to your PC.

RegCure Pro download button

2. Click the "Yes" button to enter in installation process and then follow the instruction to install the program step by step.

the screenshot of security warning while opening file

3. When the program is successfully installed, double click on its desktop shortcut to open it. On the Overview tab, check all the scan settings and then click on the "Click to Start Scan" button to run a system scan on your computer.

the screenshot of RegCure Pro's Overview tab

4. The first system scan will take some time, please be patient. The screenshot of the system scan progress is shown below.

the screenshot of System Scan of RegCure Pro

5. When the system scan is done, click on "Fix All" button to completely remove all the performance problems in your computer.

the screenshot of scan result of RegCure Pro

Note: You can download and use RegCure Pro with confidence for it doesn't contain any additional items and conflict with your current used antivirus program.

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In Summery:

StarConcept is potentially unwanted and should be kicked out of the infected PC immediately in case of further troubles.

Download SpyHunter to remove StarConcept quickly.

Download RegCure Pro to optimize your PC easily.

Good Luck and be safe online.

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