Delete Public Hotspot

What are the most dangerous features of the Public Hotspot virus?

Public Hotspot (also known as Public HotspotPublic Hotspot) looks like a very useful application at first sight. It has already designed hundreds of browser add-ons, plug-ins, toolbars, and extensions, such as Shop Easy, Spice Nice, Edu App, ent., all of which have been assigned to the ‘adware’ category. 215 Apps which is responsible for release of some other annoying applications, for example, Savings Scout or Coupon Slider.  Thus, it is clear that in order to remove Public Hotspot you need to uninstall RegClean Pro first. However, it’s more than clear that it is not created for helping people save their money. For more information about it, continue reading this article. pop-up ads and Public Hotspot 


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In case you have recently discovered that your computer is infected with this adware but you don’t know how to eliminate it, you have come to the right place. A research has also shown that the program might cause various security and privacy related issues, so it is recommended to remove Public Hotspot as soon as you notice it. ‘Bundling’ simple means that several programs spread put together in one pack. Just like any other application based on JustPlugit engine, Public Hotspot get distributed via InstallRex installer. When Public Hotspot hijack is finished,  Opt out for a custom or advanced installation mode if possible and never skip any steps. If you find a check box or even several check boxes stating that you accept to install additional components, unmark 

How can Public Hotspot hijack my computers?

Once Public Hotspot enters your system, it will install browser extensions to Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer. Always opt for custom installation so you could control what components are being downloaded to your computer. Our recommended products are Anti-Malware Tool,   In order to avoid installation of potentially unwanted programs, the most important thing that you have to render is carefulness. However, it does NOT mean that this program is worth to be trusted. For example, some part of advertising could be clickable, and if you interact with it, you might be redirected to malicious web pages.

If you have already been infected with this virus, you would agree that Public Hotspot ads are very annoying. is not offered alone but is rather included in bundled installers. As a result, you interact with those pop-ups at your own risk, which is why we recommend that you remove Public Hotspot from the computer as soon as you can. Public Hotspot application can get installed along with other PUPs – potentially unwanted programs – which stick to the free software downloaded from any sources from the Internet. It is actually very simple. Advanced/Custom modes for installations are the most optimal and convenient choices, helping users to review all of the content getting passed on their PCs. However, some instances have already been recorded when Public Hotspot redirects exposed people to irrelevant pages full of questionable content.

Why should I not click on these ads?

As there are effective house spray for parasites, there are tools for such malware removal as Public Hotspot PUP. However, usually it is installed when users download various freeware from the Internet, if they click on infected popups imitating software updates or malicious links etc. It is an excellent way to inject software to a computer without the user’s knowledge. Another distribution technique is known as ‘bundling.’ It means that every time you install freeware, you risk ending up with a whole bouquet of unwanted programs. as it might be your system got infected with viruses while having it. You should always opt for “Advanced” or “Custom” installation option and deny installing any optional applications that may be added to your selected software. In both cases you might have to confirm that you are an administrator on this PC.

Download Removal Toolto remove Public Hotspot

* WiperSoft scanner, available at this website, only works as a tool for virus detection. More data on WiperSoft. To have WiperSoft in its full capacity, to use removal functionality, it is necessary to acquire its full version. In case you want to uninstall WiperSoft, click here.

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Learn how to remove Public Hotspot from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Public Hotspot

a) Windows 10/8

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner.
  2. Find Control Panel and click on it. win7-win8-start-control-panel Delete Public Hotspot
  3. Double-click Programs and Features. control-panel-programs Delete Public Hotspot
  4. Choose which program you want gone, and press Uninstall. uninstall-program Delete Public Hotspot

b) Windows 7/XP

  1. Press the start button.
  2. Press Settings, then Control Panel. win-xp-startmenu Delete Public Hotspot
  3. Click Programs and Features. win-xp-control-panel Delete Public Hotspot
  4. Choose which program you want gone, and press Uninstall. win-xp-add-remove-program Delete Public Hotspot

c) Mac OS X

  1. Finder (should be the first icon in your dock) → Applications. mac-os-x-go-menu Delete Public Hotspot
  2. Find all programs you want deleted, and drag them to the trash icon. mac-os-x-applications Delete Public Hotspot
  3. Alternatively, you can also right-click on them and choose Move to Trash.
  4. After you move all the unwanted programs, right-click on the trash icon and press Empty Trash.

Step 2. Uninstall Public Hotspot from browsers

a) Delete Public Hotspot from Internet Explorer

  1. Open your Internet Explorer browser and access the menu (the gear icon).
  2. Select Manage add-ons.
  3. Access Toolbars and Extensions, and disable all unwanted extensions.ie-extensions Delete Public Hotspot
  4. Press Close.

b) Change Internet Explorer homepage

  1. Open your Internet Explorer browser and access the menu (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options.
  3. In the Internet Options window, delete the set homepage and put in the one you wish to use.ie-home-page Delete Public Hotspot
  4. Press Apply.

c) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open your Internet Explorer browser and access the menu (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options.
  3. Select the Advanced tab.
  4. Press Reset in Reset Internet Explorer settings. ie-reset Delete Public Hotspot
  5. A window will appear asking to confirm your choice. Check the box next to Delete personal settings and press Reset.

d) Delete Public Hotspot from Google Chrome

  1. Menu → Settings → More Tools → Extensions.
  2. Press the Trash logo for all questionable extensions.chrome-extensions Delete Public Hotspot
  3. You can also disable an extension by unchecking the box that says Enabled.

e) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. 1. Menu → Settings.
  2. 2. Press Set pages, located below On startup.
  3. 3. Remove the unwanted site and type the URL of the one you wish to have as your homepage.chrome-set-pages Delete Public Hotspot
  4. Press OK.
  5. Go back to Settings, and select Manage search engines, located below Search.chrome-search Delete Public Hotspot
  6. Delete all but your preferred search engines. Press Done.

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Menu → Settings → Show advanced settings. chrome-reset Delete Public Hotspot
  2. Press Reset. Press Reset again after you read the warning in the new window.

g) Delete Public Hotspot from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Menu → Add-ons → Extensions
  2. Remove all suspicious extensions. Alternatively, you can disable them by pressing the Disable button next to the extension.firefox-extensions Delete Public Hotspot

h) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Menu → Options.
  2. In the Home Page field, enter the homepage of your choice. Alternatively, press Restore to Default.firefox-settings Delete Public Hotspot

i) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Menu → Help (the question mark at the bottom of the menu).
  2. Select Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-reset Delete Public Hotspot
  3. Select Refresh Firefox. Press Refresh Firefox again in the new window.
 

j) Delete Public Hotspot from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Launch Microsoft Edge, and access the More menu (the three dots at the top right corner).edge-menu-settings Delete Public Hotspot
  2. Press Settings, and then Choose what to clear.edge-settings Delete Public Hotspot
  3. Select all the items you want to delete, press Clear.edge-clear-data Delete Public Hotspot
  4. Access Task Manager by pressing Ctrl, Alt, Delete together, and choosing Task Manager.
  5. Access the Processes tab, right-click on the Microsoft Edge process, click Go to details. If that option is not available, click More details. task-manager Delete Public Hotspot
  6. End all Microsoft Edge processes by right-clicking on them and selecting End Task.
(Method 2)
We suggest you make copies of your data before you proceed with this method. 1. Go to C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe. 2. Delete all folders there. 3. Press the start button, find the search box and enter Windows PowerShell. 4. When it's found, right-click on it and choose Run as administrator. edge-reset Delete Public Hotspot 5. Once Administrator: Windows PowerShell opens, copy and paste Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>, press Enter.  

k) Delete Public Hotspot from Safari

1. Launch Safari. 2. Safari → Preferences → Extensions. safari-extensions Delete Public Hotspot 3. Uninstall all unwanted extensions. You can also disable them by unchecking the box next to Enable.

l) Delete Safari history and Cache

1. Safari → Clear History. Select the time frame and press Clear History. safari-history Delete Public Hotspot 2. Safari → Preferences → Advanced. 3. Check the box at the bottom that says Show Develop menu in menu bar. safari-clear Delete Public Hotspot 4. Develop (it will appear between Bookmarks and Window) → Empty Caches. If resetting your browsers does not solve the problem, download anti-spyware software and scan your computer for threats. If something is found, delete it.

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