How to remove Winguard

Winguard is a potentially unwanted program that once installed; will help several issues on your main browser and PC as well. It often attacks the most used web browsers like Internet explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. Contrary to what this program has promised, it can’t be as good as advertised. In fact, Winguard is the one that will put your system at risk and may cause a number of problems on the system.

An author of this unknown software uses a very complicated technology for the distribution of Winguard widely. It automatically becomes available on the computer system right after you download and install some program, which offered at no cost. At the end of the process, you may just surprise with the presence of Winguard adware.

Winguard adware releases loads of pop-up ads. It includes coupons, banners, and other relevant online ads. Winguard ads appear at all time you surf the web. The only way to stop these pop-up ads appear is to remove Winguard extension. Moreover, pop-up ads from Winguard can push more system problem like other potentially unwanted software and malicious software to add up on the system. It may be happening at any given time, so you have to handle this problem with urgency.

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If you really want to have a normal PC operation and also to stop annoying pop-up ads, and to keep the system away from any problems, then you have to remove this adware as quickly as possible.

Winguard Behavior

  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Common Winguard behavior and some other text emplaining som info related to behavior
  • Shows Fake Security Alerts, Pop-ups and Ads.
  • Integrates into the web browser via the Winguard browser extension
  • Winguard Shows commercial adverts

Winguard effected Windows OS versions

  • Windows 8 27% 
  • Windows 7 22% 
  • Windows Vista 10% 
  • Windows XP 41% 

Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Winguard.

Anti-Virus SoftwareVersionDetection
Baidu-International3.5.1.41473Trojan.Win32.Agent.peo
Malwarebytesv2013.10.29.10PUP.Optional.MalSign.Generic
McAfee5.600.0.1067Win32.Application.OptimizerPro.E
VIPRE Antivirus22224MalSign.Generic
NANO AntiVirus0.26.0.55366Trojan.Win32.Searcher.bpjlwd
Dr.WebAdware.Searcher.2467
Malwarebytes1.75.0.1PUP.Optional.Wajam.A
VIPRE Antivirus22702Wajam (fs)
McAfee-GW-Edition2013Win32.Application.OptimizerPro.E
K7 AntiVirus9.179.12403Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
Qihoo-3601.0.0.1015Win32/Virus.RiskTool.825
Tencent1.0.0.1Win32.Trojan.Bprotector.Wlfh
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Winguard Geography

Remove Winguard from Windows

Remove Winguard from Windows XP:

  1. Drag mouse cursor to the left of the Task Bar and click Start to open a menu.
  2. Open the Control Panel and double-click Add or Remove Programs. win-xp-control-panel Winguard
  3. Remove the undesirable application.

Remove Winguard from Windows Vista or Windows 7:

  1. Click the Start menu icon on the Task Bar and select Control Panel. win7-control-panel Winguard
  2. Select Uninstall a program and locate the undesirable application
  3. Right-click the application you want to delete and select Uninstall.

Remove Winguard from Windows 8:

  1. Right-click on the Metro UI screen, select All apps and then Control Panel. win8-control-panel-search Winguard
  2. Go to Uninstall a program and right-click the application you want to delete.
  3. Select Uninstall.

Remove Winguard from Your Browsers

Remove Winguard from Internet Explorer

  • Go for Alt+T and click on Internet Options.
  • In this section, move to the 'Advanced' tab and then click on the 'Reset' button. reset-ie Winguard
  • Navigate to the 'Reset Internet Explorer settings' → then to 'Delete personal settings' and press on 'Reset' option.
  • After this, click on 'Close' and go for OK to have modifications saved.
  • Click on the tabs Alt+T and go for Manage Add-ons. Move to Toolbars and Extensions and here, get rid of the unwanted extensions. ie-addons Winguard
  • Click on Search Providers and set any page as your new search tool.

Delete Winguard from Mozilla Firefox

  • As you have your browser opened, type in about:addons in the shown URL field. firefox-extensions Winguard
  • Move through Extensions and Addons list, delete the items having something in common with Winguard (or those which you may find unfamiliar). If the extension is not provided by Mozilla, Google, Microsoft, Oracle or Adobe, you should be almost sure you have to erase it.
  • Then, reset Firefox by doing this: move to Firefox ->Help (Help in menu for OSX users) -> Troubleshooting Information. Finally,Reset Firefox. firefox_reset Winguard

Terminate Winguard from Chrome

  • In the displayed URL field, type in chrome://extensions. extensions-chrome Winguard
  • Take a look at the provided extensions and take care of those which you find unnecessary (those related to Winguard) by deleting it. If you do not know whether one or another must be deleted once and for all, disable some of them temporarily.
  • Then, restart Chrome.chrome-advanced Winguard
  • Optionally, you may type in chrome://settings in URL bar, move to Advanced settings, navigate to the bottom and choose Reset browser settings.
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