Solution – Remove wSpeedAsk extension from Web Browser

What is wSpeedAsk extension

wSpeedAsk extension is a new Adware and PUP emerges recently. Though it just appears for several days, it cause trouble to users of all kinds of web browsers. Lots of PC users are complaining the problems caused by wSpeedAsk extension and they are looking for tech support on removing the adware. Users got infected by wSpeedAsk extension all failed to remove the annoying ads by wSpeedAsk extension showing everywhere while they open websites. Are you of the victims? If so, read the solutions provided below to remove wSpeedAsk extension in time. If it is too later, this adware will cause more issues and you will suffer from poor system performance.

wSpeedAsk extension
wSpeedAsk extension

wSpeedAsk extension virus can be installed on your IE, Chrome, Firefox or other web browsers without asking for approval when you install free software. From research, we find that users choose Advance / Custom Install did not get such adware, but those who used Typical Install were almost all infected by wSpeedAsk extension.  As soon as landing on your machine, wSpeedAsk extension adds ad-supported plug-in on your mostly used browser immediately and makes some change on your browser settings without permission. In consequence,  you will be harassed by unwanted ads by wSpeedAsk extension on almost every site you open, you will be redirected to unwanted popup window when you click any link, your Google results will be inserted by ads links as well.  All these ads and popups make Internet slowly and cause random death or page or entire browser. If you click this malicious ads by wSpeedAsk extension, unwanted software or malware may be installed to your PC. The worse thing is, wSpeedAsk extension and related  malware are able to track your online activities and collect your online data and sensitive information. Spammer and the virus maker may share all your information and use them to get benefits from you. To keep you PC healthy and avoid issues like privacy leak and financial loss, it’s best to follow the steps below to get rid of wSpeedAsk extension adware now.

 

How to Manually Remove wSpeedAsk extension from Windows OS? (Steps)

>> If you are a Mac OS user, please read the Mac guide: How to Manually Remove Virus & Malware From Mac OS? 


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Step 1 – Uninstall suspicious and unwanted programs from Control Panel:

Windows 10

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1. Uninstall suspicious and unwanted programs from Windows 10

  • Click Start menu at bottom-left corner of your Win 10 screen:

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  • Select System :
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  • Select Apps & features, and then select wSpeedAsk extension related apps or unwanted programs, then click Uninstall:

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Windows 8

2. Get rid of suspicious and unwanted programs from Windows 8

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Press the Windows Key to open Start Screen. If it does not comes out, then use this option:

  • Win 8 User – Hover the cursor in the bottom-left corner of your win 8 screen and wait for the Start Screen appears, then click on the icon to toggle over to the Start Screen

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  • Win 8.1 User – Click on the Start icon in the lower left-hand corner to open the Start Screen.

– Select wSpeedAsk extension related apps or unwanted programs, and then click on Uninstall:

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Win7 & Vista

3. Remove suspicious and unwanted programs from Win7 & Vista

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  • Click Start button and select Control Panel:

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  • Select “Uninstall a program”

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  • Select wSpeedAsk extension or related unsafe apps , and then click Uninstall

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PLEASE NOTE

wSpeedAsk extension may reinstall itself multiple times if its core files and related malware are not removed. We recommend using SpyHunter Anti-malware to scan entire PC and see if it will detect malicious files and malware for you:

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 Step 2 – Delete suspicious and unwanted extensions from Web Browsers

Chrome

Delete suspicious and unwanted extensions from Google Chrome

Start Google Chrome and click the “Customize and control Google Chrome” icon at the top right corner >> Select More Tools and click Extensions:

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Identify suspicious extensions related with wSpeedAsk extension and click click trash icon to remove it:

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Firefox

Uninstall suspicious and unwanted extensions from Mozilla Firefox

Start Firefox and click the 3 parallel lines icon at the top right corner and Click Add-ons :

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Under Extensions tab: If you see unknown or suspicious add-ons listed, select it and click Remove:

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IE

Remove suspicious and unwanted extensions from Internet Explorer

Start IE: Click on the cogwheel icon at the top right corner and click Manage Add-ons

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Under Toolbar and Extension tab: Select suspicious extensions and click Disable button

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Edge

Remove suspicious and unwanted extensions from Microsoft Edge

If you have enabled Extensions function on Edge, follow the steps here to delete suspicious and unwanted extensions:

Start Edge: Click the More (…) button ahe tog right corner and click Extensions:

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Select the extensions you want to remove and click Uninstall

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Opera Browser

Remove suspicious and unwanted extensions from Opera Browser

Start Opera Browser: Click Menu button at top left corner and select Extensions:

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Select “All” list: Select suspicious and unwanted extensions and click the “X” button to uninstall it:

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PLEASE NOTE

Malicious extension may reinstall itself on web browser repeatedly if its core files and related malware are not removed.

In case you’re having trouble on removing any extension, we recommend downloading SpyHunter Anti-malware to scan for malicious files and malware:

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Step 3 – Delete harmful registry files related with wSpeedAsk extension from Regedit Editor.

1. Press Windows key and R key at the same to launch “Run” window >> Input regedit and click OK to launch Registry Editor:

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2. In Registry Editor: Select Edit button and click Find >> Then type the virus name and click Find Next:

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delete wSpeedAsk extension completely

3. Right-click on the malicious registry files you find and click Delete:

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PLEASE NOTE

You may damage your system if you have wrong operations in the Registry Editor. If you were to do this manually, you need to be extremely careful.

To avoid risk, We recommend downloading SpyHunter Anti-malware to see if it will find out files of wSpeedAsk extension for you

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Step 4 (Optional) – Reset web browsers to remove malicoius items installed by wSpeedAsk extension.

Chrome

Reset Google Chrome

Start Chrome browser and click on (☰) icon at top right corner And select Settings:

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Type “reset” into search box and click Reset button at the bottom:

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Click RESET to confirm:

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Firefox

Reset Mozilla Firefox

Start Firefox: click on (☰) icon at the upper right corner >> Click Help >> Click “Troubleshooting Information”

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Click the “Refresh Firefox” button and click another “Refresh Firefox” button when dialog box will appear on your screen.

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IE

Reset Internet Explorer

Start IE browser: Click gear icon at the upper right corner and select “Internet option”

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Now click“Advanced” and click on “Reset” button.

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Check out the “Delete personal settings” box and click on “Reset” button.

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Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge

Start Microsoft Edge browser: Click More (…) icon on the top right corner and select Settings :

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Click Clear browsing data button and then click Clear to confirm:

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Opera Browser

Reset Opera

Start Opera browser: Now click Help menu and select About Opera:

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Copy the Paths of Profile and Cache, and then open them one by one by pasting them into the Search Box of Start Menu:

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Delete the two folders: Profile and Cache and your opera will be reset.

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If the guide doesn’t help, scan entire infected PC with Spyhunter anti-malware and let it help you fix all problems.