Current Weather Alert is a program adware offered for weather forecasts in your web browsers. It is however ad-supported and consists of a Windows program and web browser extension, add-ons, or browser helper objects installed in Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. This makes removal more difficult than removing other programs.
If you want to remove Current Weather Alert, then you need to remove all of these Current Weather Alert components. Besides displaying ads in your web browser Current Weather Alert compromises your privacy with activities related to web search history tracking. It also wastes your web traffic and load your computer with activities that you barely need. Current Weather Alert is often deceptively installed with popular free programs that you download. This practice is called bundling and involves attaching Current Weather Alert installation program to a setup wizard that came with a free program or a download client used as a wrapper. Current Weather Alert barely would hurt your computer, but some ads might lead to computer infection. You need to be attentive when installing free programs, and if adware programs like Current Weather Alert infect your computer, then it is better to remove them as soon as possible. Use the guide below for manual Current Weather Alert removal or a Current Weather Alert removal tool that helps to remove other malicious programs and protect your security and privacy.
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What is Current Weather Alert?
Current Weather Alert is an adware that infects your Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer. It consists of a Windows application and similarly named browser extensions specific for web browsers installed on your computer. These adware components are designed for spying on your web browsing and displaying ads related to your browsing history. When you click on such ads, Current Weather Alert owners and distributors get some money on pay-per-click basis paid by promoters. While Current Weather Alert is not malicious, the downside of using it is wasted web traffic and your compromised privacy that put you at risk of sharing your user’s profile among various sales companies. Current Weather Alert is often distributed with free programs that you may download. This adware is deceptively installed unless you disable the optional for Current Weather Alert before installing a program or update that you download. Removing Current Weather Alert is quite easy, but other adware programs that might come bundled with it are often tricky and stubborn for your removal effort.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
If you want to avoid installing adware like Current Weather Alert, then remember that this kind of programs is set for automatic installation and the information about adware bundled to your download is definitely not the first thing they want you to see. Pay attention to marked check boxes in setup wizards for free programs and set on “custom” installation option instead of “typical” because the last might hide bundled adware. Be careful while installing free programs, and it will save your time. Use SpyHunter as a Current Weather Alert removal tool instead. This anti-malware product is very reliable and offers a premium real-time anti-malware protection against dangerous or malicious software that otherwise might infect your computer.
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Remove Current Weather Alert from Windows
You need to uninstall all the Current Weather Alert components manually. First, you need to uninstall the program using “Add/Remove programs”. Then you need to remove web browser add-on components that belong to Current Weather Alert.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with antispyware program to make sure that other hidden malicious programs are also removed.
Uninstall Current Weather Alert on Windows 8
- On Metro screen click on "Search" icon. Then, type "Remove Program" in the input box and click on "Uninstall a program" menu option.
- Select "Current Weather Alert" program and click "Uninstall" button at the top of the list.
Optional: If on a desktop, right click "Start" button (or the lower left corner) to open the "Quick Access Menu". Then find and click on "Programs and Features"
Optional: Click on "Control Panel" option. Find and click "Uninstall a Program" link in the menu list placed under "Programs" menu option.
Uninstall Current Weather Alert on Windows 7, Vista
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop and select "Control Panel" option on the right
- Click on "Programs and Features" menu option in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and highlight Current Weather Alert program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall Current Weather Alert on Windows XP
Uninstalling Current Weather Alert from Windows XP is very similar to one shown above. There are minor differences in a process:
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop.
- Select "Control Panel" in the menu on the right
- Find and double-click "Add/Remove Programs" list item in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and click on Current Weather Alert program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove Current Weather Alert from Chrome
Remove Current Weather Alert extensions from Google Chrome
- Start Google Chrome and click on Menu icon in the top-right corner. Select Settings in the drop down list.
- Click on Extensions on the left to display installed Chrome extensions. Find Current Weather Alert extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove Current Weather Alert from Firefox
Remove Current Weather Alert add-on from Mozilla Firefox
- Open Mozilla Firefox and click Menu icon at the top-right corner. Click on Add-ons icon.
- Select Extensions on the sidebar. Find Current Weather Alert add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove Current Weather Alert from Internet Explorer
Remove Current Weather Alert extensions from Internet Explorer
- Start Internet Explorer click Tools icon in the top-right corner.
- Click on Manage add-ons option.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions tab on left, right-click on Current Weather Alert, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: It is possible that your computer is infected with other adware programs. You can make a check for presence of suspicious programs with the list of adware removal tools names and see if it match. If they match, than the program belongs to adware and our removal tools can handle it for sure. Actually, they can remove hundreds thousands of viruses, but there is always a gray area where any anti-virus fails. This checking procedure is very helpful while real scanning for viruses is definitely better.
Remove Current Weather Alert Adware Infection Completely
Current Weather Alert is often spread in a bundle with other adware programs, and your computer might also be infected with other malware. Malicious programs are used by cyber criminals for spying on your security information, stealing your money, and using your computer as a bot for fraud. After you remove Current Weather Alert adware, run full anti-virus scan with an updated version of your antivirus and use SpyHunter for anti-malware protection.