About this advertising-supported software

Minergate.exe adverts are popping up on your screen because you have an advertising-supported software on your device. It is likely that you will not recall the advertising-supported program setting up, which means it could have been adjoined to some freeware. Normally, an adware isn’t a silent infection, and the signs will be noticeable. An advertising-supported software’s most telling symptom is adverts appearing all over the place. It will quickly become obvious that an adware made ads can be very intrusive, and will appear in various forms. Even if an adware is a rather low-level contamination, remain vigilant since you could end up with some malevolent software. If you want to avoid possible malware, you will have to eliminate Minergate.exe as quickly as possible.

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How does Minergate.exe affect my computer?

An adware might set up without your explicit permission, which is why you might not notice the installation. The method that ad-supported software uses is known as the bundling method, which basically means that an adware is adjoined to some type of a program that you install. There are a couple of things you need to remember during freeware installation. First, if some kind of item is attached to the application and you use Default settings during its installation, you will accidentally install that item as well. Selecting Advanced (Custom) mode during free application installation is the way to go as you will not only be able to see the additional offers but will be given the option of unmarking everything. And if it’s already installed, we encourage you to erase Minergate.exe sooner rather than later.

Soon after you set up the adware, your screen will be filled with adverts. You might not think the increased amount of advertisements is unusual but if you see “Ad by Minergate.exe”, then you have to terminate Minergate.exe. The majority of your browsers, such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome, will be affected. Do not be shocked if you start running into increasingly more personalized advertisements if you permit the advertising-supported application to stay installed for a longer time. An adware compiles information about you for that intent, and that is why it is familiar with what you are more likely to tap on. You might think that an adware is altogether harmless, because it mainly aims to make profit from ads, but that is not always the case. A lot of ad-supported software made adverts are hosted on damaging websites, and if you click on one, you may be led to a website that has malevolent program waiting for you. Terminate Minergate.exe because otherwise, you could be endangering your PC.

Minergate.exe termination

Depending on how experienced you are with computers, there are two methods to delete Minergate.exe. If you pick to delete Minergate.exe yourself, you would have to locate the infection yourself, which might be hard. A guide to aid with manual Minergate.exe uninstallation will be presented below. The quickest way to erase Minergate.exe would be to authorize anti-spyware software to take care of everything, so choose that options if you are having a hard time yourself.

Learn how to remove Minergate.exe from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Minergate.exe

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to get rid of Minergate.exe

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program How to get rid of Minergate.exe
 

c) Windows 10

  1. Search 'Control Panel'. The search option can be found in the Start menu, next to the Shutdown button.
  2. Select Control Panel in the results. win10-start How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to get rid of Minergate.exe
 

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and click Applications (left side of the window)
  2. Find the programs you want gone, right-click on them.
  3. Pick Move to Trash.mac-os-app-remove How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Minergate.exe from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Select on all questionable extensions from the list and press Disable.

a) Change Internet Explorer Homepage

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options. ie-settings How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete Minergate.exe from Microsoft Edge

a) Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press the three dots located on the top right, and press Settings. edge-settings How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  6. Choose Go to details. If that is not an option, choose More details.
  7. Right mouse click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End Task.

b) (Method 2)

Before you proceed, make copies of your data.
  1. Find C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe.
  2. Delete all the folders you see. edge-folder How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Press Start, find the search option and type in Windows PowerShell.
  4. When it comes up in the results, right-click on it, choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  5. In the Administrator: Windows PowerShell window that appears, type inGet-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>. edge-powershell-script How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Minergate.exe from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Press the trash icon of all unwanted extensions. (You can also disable them if you are unsure about which should be removed). chrome-extensions-delete How to get rid of Minergate.exe

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  4. Click Add a new page and enter your preferred homepage.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Go back to Settings, and choose Search engine. chrome-search-engines How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  7. Click Manage search engines.
  8. Click the three dots next to the default search engine, and press Edit.
  9. Delete the malicious search engine, and type in your preferred one.
  10. Click Save.

b) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner). chrome-menu How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Press Settings and scroll down to the bottom.
  3. Press Advanced, and scroll down to the very end where you will see a Reset option. chrome-settings How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset How to get rid of Minergate.exe

Step 5. Remove Minergate.exe from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Press Remove for all extensions you want gone. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Press Options.
  3. In the General tab, delete the unwanted link in the home page field, and type in your preferred one. mozilla-options How to get rid of Minergate.exe

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner).
  2. Open the Help menu (question mark at the bottom). mozilla-troubleshooting How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to get rid of Minergate.exe

Step 6. Remove Minergate.exe from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Delete all strange extensions. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Safari homepage

  1. Safari → Preferences → General. safari-menu How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to get rid of Minergate.exe
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to get rid of Minergate.exe
If that did not solve the problem you are having, it is advised that you obtain anti-spyware software and allow it to perform a scan on your computer.

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