How to Get Rid of/Remove Ads by iToolBox-Virus Removal Tips

Posted by Britt Duncan - November 14, 2014

iToolBox shows up on IE/Chrome/Firefox? Find no way to stop them? This is detailed removal guide on how to clean it out completely.

Overview of iToolBox

iToolBox is an obnoxious adware that provides advertisement service to third-party websites by generating precarious commercials, pop-up adverts, coupon alerts, drop-down adverts to victims. As an advertising podium, Ads by iToolBox seeks to promote affiliate products of the third parties to make money for its makers. Once installed, it will bring countless annoyances by displaying lots of irritating ads and sponsored links with various coupon codes or deals. This pest can get installed without any manual interference together with the free applications that you may download from malevolent sources or unknown websites.

Ads-by iToolBox

Ads by iToolBox ads will fill your internet browserss with its useless ads and interrupt your Internet surfing experience completely. It not only scrutinizes your browsing behaviors but also reports what it gathers to remote hackers for further marketing purpose. What’s more, other malware also slip inside with the help of this infection, like Groovorio. com, Trovi. com and Astromenda. com. It’s not recommended to use this hazardous adware due to the risks it presents. Instead, you should seek to remove it from your PC completely without any hesitation.

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Propagation of iToolBox Adware :

(1) iToolBox usually comes bundled with free applications when you download and install free programs. So, you should always take caution about unfamiliar programs when you install a free program.

(2) iToolBox enters into a random computer after you click a spam email. This kind of email may contain malicious attachments with a copy of this malware.

(3) iToolBox may incubate on compromised websites. iToolBox can be automatically implanted into your computer with drive-by download method.

Instruction on Removing iToolBox Malware

According to our research, we found that iToolBox adware often gets installed together with other programs. And iToolBox adware has made many changes to your computer system and web browsers. So, you should keep very patient and careful when you are following our removal steps and manually removing iToolBox virus.

1. Clear browser cookies.

a. Google Chrome: click Tools and then Options. Move to Under the Hood tab, find Privacy session and click Clear browsing data button. At the displaying window, tick Delete cookies and other site data and click Clear browsing data to confirm removal.

b. Internet Explorer: click Tools and then Internet Options. Select General tab and click Delete button at Browsing history section. Find Cookies column and click Delete button next to it.

c. Firefox: Click Tools and choose Clear Recent History from the list. At the popup window, select Everything from drop-down menu of Time range to clear . Next, click Details, then tick Cookies and click Clear Now button.

2. Remove futile extensions.

* Google Chrome: Click Customize and ControlToolsExtensions. Remove iToolBox related add-ons by clicking Bin button.

* Internet Explorer: Click SettingsManage Add-onsProgramsManage Add-ons. Disable all the suspicious add-ons.

* Firefox: Click Firefox menu → Add-onsExtensions. Select iToolBox related browser add-ons and click Disable.

3. Show Hidden Files and Delete Malicious ones.

For Windows 7:
(1) Click Start and choose Control Panel. Search for Folder Options and click on it.
(2) Go to General tab, tick show hidden files, folders and drives at Advanced Settings session and click OK.

(3) Search for listed harmful files created by iToolBox adware and clear them all.


For Windows 8:

(1). Press Win+R to open run box, type in Control Panel and hit enter.

(2). Click Appearance and Personalization and then Folder Options. Move to View tab, tick Show hidden files, folders, and drives. Click Apply and then OK to confirm the change.

(3). Search for listed harmful files created by iToolBox adware and clear them all.



4. Stop virus processes in the Windows Task Manager.

(1). Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together to get Windows Task Manager.

(2). Find out iToolBox malware processes and terminate them.

5. Remove all the malicious files registry entries through Registry Edit.

(1). Tap Win+R to open Registry Editor.

(2). Search for and remove all harmful registry entries of iToolBox.

iToolBox Adware Removal Video:

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