This page aims to help you remove Easy Calendar Extension. These Easy Calendar Extension removal instructions work for Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari, as well as every version of Windows. There is a very wide range of countries infected with this adware, as evidenced by constant pleads on our accounts to “Easy Calendar remover” and “como remover Easy Calendar do chrome” among others. Obviously we researched the subject, hence this article.
If you are looking for an Easy Calendar remover there are many out there that can do the job. Easy Calendar extension is a suspicious program identified as an Adware type of virus. There is a high chance you accidentally allowed it to access your computer. This is the type of malware most closely resembling a PUP or a Potentially Unwanted Program. What is known for this type of software is that while it is not an outright virus its behavior and traits are very reminiscent of one. But enough for this, let’s not forget you are dealing with a full-blown Adware threat here.
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1: Enter Safe Mode.
2: Remove Easy Calendar Extension from Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari.
3: Remove the virus from browser shortcuts.
4: Uninstall the virus from your Add/Remove Programs.
5: Permanently delete Easy Calendar Extension from Task Manager’s processes.
6: Uninstall the virus from Regedit and Msconfig.
Typically you will be getting lots and lots of Advertisements, whether as a pop-up greeting any time you start your web browser and/or as a redirect to another website. We will talk a bit more about this in a moment. First we would like to point out that Easy Calendar remover has been reported to track your online activities. The sad reality is a high number of legitimate programs are doing this every day, but when we are talking about an Adware and tracking online activity in the same sentence then you have some pretty legitimate causes for concern.
What to expect from the Easy Calendar extension?
As promised let’s talk about the typical features of the Adware virus:
- You will notice the numerous ads that open up on your desktop when you start internet browsing.
- Many times there will be tabs with strange and or unknown to you websites being opened in your web browser.
It is a fairly certain proposition that you should try your best not to interact with the advertisements or the shady websites you have been redirected to in any way. Not only are the ads fake and you are certainly not going to get anything useful from there but you will also be exposing your system to more dangerous stuff as well. Easy Calendar remover has been reported to gather you location as well as your online activity. While it is not entirely clear what is happening with the gathered data and if it is being sent to a third party without your consent, we certainly wouldn’t take a chance with something this sensitive. Neither should you – so follow our free guide and remove this malware virus from your PC.
Remove Easy Calendar Extension
The first thing to do is a reboot in Safe Mode. If you already know how to do it, just skip this and proceed to Step 2. If you do not know how to do it, continue reading:
For Windows 98, XP, Millenium and 7:
Restart your computer. To be sure you don’t miss the time when you need to press it, just spam F8 as soon as the PC starts booting. Then choose Safe Mode With Networking.
For W8 and 8.1:
Click the Start button, then Control Panel —> System and Security —> Administrative Tools —> System Configuration.
Then check the Safe Boot option and click OK. Click Restart in the pop-up.
- Open the Start menu.
- Click the power button icon in the right corner of the Start menu to show the power options menu.
- Press and hold down the SHIFT key on the keyboard and click the Restart option while still holding down the SHIFT key.
W10 will perform the reboot. Next do the following:
Click the Troubleshoot icon, then Advanced options —> Startup Settings. Click Restart.
After the reboot click on Enter Safe Mode With Networking (Fifth Option).
When Easy Calendar extension has first accessed your hard drive it is a pretty safe bet that its first task has been to infect all web browsers on your hard drive. Even if you primarily use only one or two you should apply the whole removal guide for each browser present on your system. If you don’t, you risk the virus reoccurring at some point in the future even after you have successfully removed it the first time.
This type of virus will notoriously try and trick you into “opening the gates” to more of its siblings, namely more Adware like Easy Calendar remover but in some cases more vicious kinds of malware as well. Do not let yourself be duped into installing anything prompted by this virus or any other unconfirmed sources, be especially alert for files with .exe extension. As a rule of thumb never run executables if you are not completely sure where they come from and what they do.
Remove the Malware from Internet Explorer:
Open IE, then click —–> Manage Add-ons.
Find Easy Calendar Extension . Remove it by pressing Disable.
If your Home Page is different from the usual, click —–> Internet Options>edit the URL box with your preferred search engine, and click Apply.
Remove Easy Calendar Extension from Firefox:
Open Firefox, click on (top right) ——-> Add-ons. Hit Extensions next.
Easy Calendar Extension should be somewhere around here – Remove it.
Remove Easy Calendar Extension from Chrome:
Start Chrome, click —–>More Tools —–> Extensions. There, find the malware and select (Remove).
Click again, and proceed to Settings —> Search, the fourth tab, select Manage Search Engines. Remove everything but the search engines you normally use.
Remove the malware from Safari:
Open Safari, and click Safari —–>Preferences —–> Extensions—–>Uninstall the malware.
Right click on the browser’s shortcut, then click Properties.
NOTE: We are showing Google Chrome, but the method is the same for Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, and Microsoft Edge.
Once you’ve reached Properties —–> Shortcut (on the band at the top), then in the Target type field, REMOVE EVERYTHING AFTER .exe.
Hold the Start Key and R together. Write appwiz.cpl in the field, then click OK.
You are now in the Control Panel. Search around for Easy Calendar Extension and suspicious-looking programs. Uninstall it/them. Also, be extremely careful. Viruses often spend one last ditch effort to trick you into installing more of their kind. If you see a screen like this when you click Uninstall, choose NO:
Hold the Start Key and R again – but this time copy + paste the following and click OK:
A .txt file will open – don’t type or change it. If you are hacked and someone has access to your PC, there will be a bunch of other IPs connected to you at the bottom. This is what a hosts file looks like:
If there are a bunch of strange IPs connecting to you below “Localhost” you may be hacked, and it’s best to ask us in the comments for directions.
Open the Task Manager by right clicking on the Taskbar and choosing Start Task Manager.
Once it opens, choose the Processes Tab. Look at all of the processes in front of you and try to determine which ones are a virus. Google them or ask us in the comments and we will provide the best assistance we can.
A BIG WARNING HERE! READ THIS BEFORE PROCEEDING!
You are almost there and the virus will be soon gone. That’s the good news. The kinda bad news is the next few steps in our guide are very tricky and if not executed correctly you might cause some very real and significant damage to your device. Neither we nor you would like that to happen. So if you are not entirely and absolutely sure you know what you need to do you’d better opt for the automatic professional Easy Calendar extension remover that we recommend.
One thing is definitely certain – you cannot let this pest remain on your system any longer than it takes you to remove it entirely and completely. Especially considering your personal information might very well be in danger!
Right click on each of the virus processes separately and select Open File Location. Also, End the process after you open the folder. Just to make sure we don’t delete any programs you mistakenly took for a virus, copy the folders somewhere, then delete the directories you were sent to.
Take a look at the following things:
Type msconfig in the search field and hit enter: you will be transported to a Pop Up window.
Go in the Startup tab and Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer.
Type Regedit in the windows search field and press Enter.
Once inside, press CTRL and F together and type the virus’s Name. Right click and delete any entries you find with a similar name. If you can’t find them this way, look in these directories, and delete/uninstall the registries manually:
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—–Random Directory. It could be any one of them – ask us if you can’t discern which ones are malicious, but bear in mind they are always different.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—Internet Explorer—-Main—- Random
Remember to leave us a comment if you run into any trouble!
Open your Chrome extensions tab and click on Developer Mode on the top right. Look at the ID right below the Easy Calendar Extension and record or screenshot it.
Now, Go to the following directory:
- X drive (wherever windows is stored)/Windows/System 32/Grouppolicy/Machine
There should be a file called registry.pol. Open it with notepad and find the ID you recorded. Delete it.
There’s a high chance this alone may solve your problem with Easy Calendar.
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