What can be said about this infection

WebSearchCity Virus pop-ups are appearing everywhere because you have an advertising-supported program on your system. The reason behind this adware infection was you not paying attention to how you were setting up a free software. Not everyone will be familiar with the clues of a contamination therefore, not all users will understand that it is indeed an advertising-supported software on their operating systems. What the adware will do is it will make intrusive pop-up ads but will not directly harm your OS, since it’s not a malicious computer virus. However, that doesn’t mean that advertising-supported applications cannot do harm at all, you being rerouted to a damaging portal can lead to a malware threat. If you wish for your OS to remain shielded, you will need to delete WebSearchCity Virus.

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How does an advertising-supported software work

Advertising-supported software will install onto your PC silently, through freeware. If you someone who often acquires free programs then you should know that certain offers can arrive together with it. Advertising-supported software,  redirect viruses and other potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) can be attached. You need to refrain from opting for Default mode during installation, since those settings do not notify you about additional offers, which allows them to install. Opting for Advanced (Custom) settings is suggested instead. You will have the option of checking for and deselecting all attached offers in those settings. You can never know what could come with free programs so always choose those settings.

You will begin noticing pop-ups as soon as the adware installs. You will bump into adverts everywhere, whether you favor Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. Since you won’t be able to dodge the ads, you will need to terminate WebSearchCity Virus if you want to remove them. Don’t be surprised to come across a lot of ads because that is how adware generate profit.You can sometimes happen upon adware asking you to acquire some kind of application but you need to do the opposite.Don’t download applications or updates from weird adverts, and stick to reliable sites. If you choose to acquire something from dubious sources like pop-ups, you could end up with malware instead, so keep that in mind. Adware might also be the reason behind your system slowdown and browser crashes. We highly recommend you eliminate WebSearchCity Virus because it will only cause trouble.

How to delete WebSearchCity Virus

If you have decided to terminate WebSearchCity Virus, you have two methods to do it, either by hand or automatically. We recommend you to download anti-spyware software for WebSearchCity Virus removal if you want the easiest way. You could also delete WebSearchCity Virus by hand but you will have to find and terminate it and all its associated software yourself.


Learn how to remove WebSearchCity Virus from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall WebSearchCity Virus

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program Remove WebSearchCity Virus

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program Remove WebSearchCity Virus
 

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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program Remove WebSearchCity Virus
 

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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove WebSearchCity Virus from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete WebSearchCity Virus 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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove WebSearchCity Virus from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset Remove WebSearchCity Virus

Step 5. Remove WebSearchCity Virus from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus

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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Remove WebSearchCity Virus

Step 6. Remove WebSearchCity Virus from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  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 Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu Remove WebSearchCity Virus
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.

Step 7. Scan your computer with anti-malware software for WebSearchCity Virus removal.

  1. Click the button below to download WiperSoft Antimalware:
  2. Run WiperSoft installer to install the software: wipersoft-install Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  3. Click SCAN NOW! to detect all the risks and computer infections: Wipersoft-scan Remove WebSearchCity Virus
  4. Click REMOVE THREATS to remove WebSearchCity Virus and all the virus and malware from your computer: wipersoft-results Remove WebSearchCity Virus