Special SKill to Remove WeatherChickn

An adware is detected on my computer by Malwarebytes anti-virus program. But it seems that this tool can not get rid of ads by WeatherChickn pop up virus but removes some files and programs. Now the pop up windows still there on my Firefox. Help.

Description of WeatherChickn

WeatherChickn adware is used for popping commercial ads which although is classified to be a legitimate program. It will not threaten the target computer badly but it will bring some annoying pop up windows to the infected machine which make users can not use the computer to do normal works. It introduces different kinds of commercial ads as online products offers, coupons, discounts, banners and ads in text which can fill up the entire screen. Many users who prefer online shopping and scanning the shopping sites and products felt into the trap that they click on those commercial pop ups. In fact, after clicking on those ads, users will be redirected to some unrelated pages that are not the one associated with online shopping but other malicious sites contain computer threats.

The developers of such adware earn money from every click on those ads. By redirecting users to those ads-supported sites, they can help the sits owner generate sites traffics. Apart from those ads, victims still need to deal with other troubles as slow system performance and unresponsive third party programs. Moreover, it can be very dangerous and irritating that this adware will gather the browsing information in order to display related pop up windows according to user’s browsing habits and interests. If you are annoyed by tons of ads produced by it and want to remove all of them at once, follow the below removal guides step by step. What is more, you can download a removal tool to get rid of those ads and prevent this adware from coming back.

Symptoms of XXX

Slow system performance and program loading.
Annoying pop ups appear automatically on the screen when connect to network.
Unwanted and forcibly installations of third party programs and software.
Crucial information theft and missing.
Low security level of system defense and protection.
Malicious access of remote hacker who can steal your personal detail.
Modification of browser settings as well as system settings.

How can This Adware Enter Your PC

1.Download Insecure Programs from Unreliable Sites
You may get your compute infected by this adware when you are visiting some unreliable sites which do not have legal certification and contain dangerous computer threats. Those sites are usually created by hackers which cover the real purpose by providing you some free downloads and installations. However, when you are downloading those freeware, you may download computer virus onto your computer at the same time.
2.Get Access to Phishing Sites
Most of phishing sites are developed by hacker in order to trick users into visiting. When users are visiting those sites, many viruses hide behind the sites will take the chance to attack target computer without being known.
3.Insert Infected Hard Drive/Hard Disk
Inserting infected hard drive and hard disk can also get infected by such threat for the reason that this adware can sneak onto the target computer when the infected third party Hard Drive is installed or the infected hard disk is inserted.
4.Click on Malicious Pop up Ads
It is not safe if you tempt to click on those pop up ads which look so attractive and convincing for they always have some beautiful interfaces. But, they will redirect you to some risky sites if you click on them.
5. Install Free Games
Always, this adware is able to sneak onto the target computer by bundling with free games app or EXE programs. It can perform its installation once the games are installed and run.

You can remove WeatherChickn automatically or manually .

Method one:Remove WeatherChickn Automatically

Method two: Remove WeatherChickn Manually

Removal Guides

Method one:Remove WeatherChickn Automatically
* Step One : download removal tool SpyHunter on your PC by clicking the follow button.


* Step two: Save and Install it on your computer by following the installation wizard.


* step three: After finishing the installation, launch SpyHunter and click “Malware Scan”to perform a full and quick system scan on your PC.


* step four: After the system scan, choose select all and then click Remove to eliminate all the threats on your PC


Method two: Remove WeatherChickn Manually
Step 1: Restart computer in safe mode with networking. To do this, just need to press F8 key before the system is started like this


Step 2: Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys to open the Task manager to stop the progress. Because the name will be changed fast, it will be show with different name.


Step 3: If you can’t fine anything files, please go to the folder option to show hidden files, here’s the guide:
1) Click on Start button and then click on Control Panel


2) Click on Appearance and Personalization item


3) Click on Folder Options item


4) Click on View tab in the Folder Options window


5) Check the box of Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category

Step 4: Please follow these steps to get rid of Adware manually:
If you did press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC but couldn’t open the Windows Task Manager.


Try another way. Press the Start button and click on the Run option. This will start the Run tool. Type in task-mgr and press OK. This should start the Windows Task Manager.


On the Windows Task Manager window please click on the Processes tab. Next find out some the processes related to Adware Virus. Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will kill the process.

Step5: Remove malicious files of Adware

Step6: Delete malicious registry entries of Adware.
“EnableShellExecuteHooks”= 1 (0*1)

Step One: Remove it from Control Panel
1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.


2. Enter Programs and Features in the address bar and Click the adware program


3. Click Uninstall button and then follow uninstall wizard.

Step Two: Show hidden files.
1. Choose Windows Explorer from Start screen.


2. Navigate to File tab, tick both Hidden items and File name extensions.


3. Look for corrupted files outlined below and delete them all:
%AppData%\svc-[random file name].exe

Step Three: Remove registry entries.
1. Type regedit in the search field.


2. Search for and delete harmful key and values generated by this adware.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “EnableVirtualization” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “ConsentPromptBehaviorUser” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = 1

Getting rid of WeatherChickn pop up is the most urgent thing for you to do if your computer is full of pop up ads brought by this adware program. To safeguard your computer, this adware can not be kept on the system. The annoying pop ups, based on your browsing habits, will not stop until all related infections are removed from PC. It is likely that your computer is infected by more than one adware if you get plenty of ads without an end. Its first attempt is to make profits for its developers via displaying commercial pop ups. So, your click on these pop ups are distributing gains for criminals. To stop random pop ups and save your computer, remove WeatherChickn adware completely.