Remove HESTERINOC.INFO ads from Chrome (Simple Guide)

I will tell you in this post how to fix the issue manually and how to clean it automatically using a special powerful removal tool. You can download the removal program for free here:

Manual removal instructions:

What is HESTERINOC.INFO?

HESTERINOC.INFO classified as Adware Adware.HESTERINOC.INFO.
HESTERINOC.INFO Adware displays popup ads, redirects to unwanted websites, opens a new tabs and browser windows.

Also, HESTERINOC.INFO may replace your default search engine and the browser start page.

HESTERINOC.INFO infects Google Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer.

 

HESTERINOC.INFO usually infects your computer while being downloaded in a bundle with a popular hacked programs or while being included in downloaded file with a bunch of other Trojans.

HESTERINOC.INFO virus accomplishes this tasks by registering virus process in startup or by automatically launching malicious sites.

You have 2 ways to remove HESTERINOC.INFO:

You have 2 ways

Remove it automatically1. Remove Automatically.
Remove it manually2. Remove Manually.

Why I recommend you to use an automatic way?

  1. You know only one virus name: "HESTERINOC.INFO", but usually you have infected by a bunch of viruses.
    The UnHackMe program detects this threat and all others.
  2. UnHackMe is quite fast! You need only 5 minutes to check your PC.
  3. UnHackMe uses the special features to remove hard in removal viruses. If you remove a virus manually, it can prevent deleting using a self-protecting module. If you even delete the virus, it may recreate himself by a stealthy module.
  4. UnHackMe is small and compatible with any antivirus.
  5. UnHackMe is fully free for 30-days!

Here’s how to remove HESTERINOC.INFO virus automatically:

STEP 1: Install UnHackMe (1 minute)

STEP 2: Scan for malware using UnHackMe (1 minute)

STEP 3: Remove HESTERINOC.INFO virus (3 minutes)

So it was much easier to fix such problem automatically, wasn't it?
That is why I strongly advise you to use UnHackMe for remove HESTERINOC.INFO redirect or other unwanted software.

How to remove HESTERINOC.INFO manually:

STEP 1: Check all shortcuts of your browsers on your desktop, taskbar and in the Start menu. Right click on your shortcut and change it's properties.

http://…

You can see HESTERINOC.INFO or another web site at the end of shortcut target (command line). Remove it and save changes.

In addition, check this command line for fake browser's trick.
For example, if a shortcut points to Google Chrome, it must have the path:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe.
Fake browser may be: …\Appdata\Roaming\HPReyos\ReyosStarter3.exe.
Also the file name may be: “chromium.exe” instead of chrome.exe.

STEP 2: Investigate the list of installed programs and uninstall all unknown recently installed programs.

check installed programs to uninstall

STEP 3: Open Task Manager and close all processes, related to HESTERINOC.INFO in their description. Discover the directories where such processes start. Search for random or strange file names.

Remove HESTERINOC.INFO virus from running processes

Remove HESTERINOC.INFO virus from running processes

STEP 4: Inspect the Windows services. Press Win+R, type in: services.msc and press OK.

Remove HESTERINOC.INFO virus from Windows services

Remove HESTERINOC.INFO virus from Windows services

Disable the services with random names or contains HESTERINOC.INFO in it's name or description.

STEP 5: After that press Win+R, type in: taskschd.msc and press OK to open Windows Task Scheduler.
Remove HESTERINOC.INFO from scheduled task list.

Delete any task related to HESTERINOC.INFO. Disable unknown tasks with random names.

STEP 6: Clear the Windows registry from HESTERINOC.INFO virus.
Press Win+R, type in: regedit.exe and press OK.

Remove HESTERINOC.INFO virus from Windows registry

Remove HESTERINOC.INFO virus from Windows registry

Find and delete all keys/values contains HESTERINOC.INFO.

STEP 7: Remove HESTERINOC.INFO from Google Chrome.
Remove HESTERINOC.INFO Virus from Chrome Extensions

STEP 8: Remove HESTERINOC.INFO from Internet Explorer.

Set Internet Explorer Homepage

Set Internet Explorer Homepage

STEP 9: Remove HESTERINOC.INFO from Mozilla Firefox.

Change Firefox Home Page

Change Firefox Home Page

STEP 10: And at the end, clear your basket, temporal files, browser's cache.

But if you miss any of these steps and only one part of virus remains – it will come back again immediately or after reboot.