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Easy Weather Access is an unwanted browser extension that claims to help you in getting quick access on weather forecast. This ad extension help you to access the weather forecast but aside from this feature, its hidden purpose is to generate revenue and earn profit through advertising scheme. Usually Easy Weather Access shows target based ads according to the data collected from the user’s computer by monitoring the online activities.

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This adware meticulously monitors the targeted computer user’s browsing habits and the stuff you frequently search while connected to the Internet, interested category, and any other stuff that is relevant to your online interests. This browser extension delivers contextual ads in multiple formats that may be in the form of pop-ups, banners, in-line, and redirects. These ads may be safe like other online promos if they are not meant to assist cyber crooks.

Cyber crooks exploits this type of service to viral adware and malware so if you have loaded this extension, be brainy while licking on the links associated with Easy Weather Access advertisements. This application or alike programs may give you tough time because they are hard to detect and remove as they hide themselves behind the first place installs and keep on running in the background and tracking your online activities.

Unwanted application such as Easy Weather Access may give you tough experience while uninstalling it because hidden codes protect it. Simple virus scan may find and remove it for a while but as soon as you restart the computer,it may resurface. Adware authors bundle various malicious programs in to free application software package so that when the user install many other adware get installed alongside Easy Weather Access without your consent.

You need to be really careful if you want to avoid such PUP while surfing online. Download and install the programs from safe and valid sources only. Run a security application to protect incoming and outgoing traffic while staying online.You need to scan your system with efficient tools to be able to remove Easy Weather Access and other relevant malicious files.

Below an antivirus tool is discussed with some useful points to completely remove Easy Weather Access from your computer.

Please carry out all the steps in exact manner to remove Easy Weather Access and such threats from the affected computer.

Step 1: Use Add/Remove program of Windows for UninstallingEasy Weather Access

Any installed software may be the reason of showing so many pop-ups and coupon ads. So you need to remove that culprit program first. Follow the instructions written below to remove it:

  1. Click on the Windows Start button and then select Control Panel from the list.
  2. Search for the ‘Programs ‘area and click on uninstall a program option. It’ll open up a new window showing all existing software installed on your computer.
  3. Find and remove Easy Weather Access entry or any other entry which is causing similar issue. If in case you couldn’t find Easy Weather Access present out there, check out any suspicious labels that was installed recently.
  4. Click on Uninstall button to start removing the program.

Step 2: Scan and Delete Adware with defencebyte antivirus Pro

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  1. Download the tool called defencebyte AntiVirus Pro.
  2. Close all running programs on the computer once the download and installation is complete.
  3. Locate the file and double-click on defencebyteAVPro.exe to start running the tool.
  4. It look out if there is any harmful programs, plug-ins, add-ons, or any data that were found malicious and linked to Easy Weather Access. You need to delete each detected item.
  5. Once scan is done, the tool may ask you to reboot your computer to finalize the cleaning process.
  6. After reboot, open defencebyte antivirus Pro once more. Click on Uninstall to remove this program from your computer.

Step 3: Remove Easy Weather AccessAdd-on/Extension and Cleanup the Browser

In the previous step you have scanned your computer and deleted Easy Weather Access from it. This step will ensure that no more module should remain attached on your system. Use the same tool to check the browser for unwanted add-on and extension. If any unwanted add-on will be found, you’ll be reported and suggested to clean up your browser.

  1. Just run the program to find unwanted entries. If any found, remove all or delete one entry at a time using the remove button alongside.
  2. Before deleting the add-on permanently it’ll ask you to click Yes to proceed with the removal. Click on Yes to remove Easy Weather Accesson the affected browser.

Step 4: To completely remove Easy Weather Access, Reset your Internet Browser

If your internet browser is infected with Easy Weather Access,cleaning it from clutter and unwanted add-on/extension is very important. Below the process is discussed how you can reset various browsers to its default state.

Reset Mozilla Firefox to Default

Resetting yourMozilla Firefox to Defaultcan fix many browser issues without affecting your essential information (bookmarks, browsing history, passwords, and Internet cookies) on the browser. See manual removal of add-on from Firefox if you want to remove only specific extension.

  1. At the top of the browser,open the Firefox menu and access the Help area and then click on Troubleshooting Information.
  2. A new tab will appear. At the upper-right corner of the screen you will notice a section stating Reset Firefox to its default state. Click the Reset Firefox button.
  3. Click Reset Firefox to continue, if confirmation window appears.
  4. Firefox browser will close and start the resetting process. Once it’s done, it will display a list of restored data after removingEasy Weather Access. Click Finish to open a fresh version of Firefox.

Restore Google Chrome to Default Settings

Resetting Google Chrome to default settings is helpful in deleting hard-to-remove extension such as from Easy Weather Access. This method is highly advisable to perform if you have difficulty in removing unwanted extension.

  1. Open Google Chrome Internet browser.
  2. Click on the Menu (three-bar icon) located on the upper right side corner of the browser.
  3. From the pull-down menu, click on Settings.
  4. Once your are on chrome://settings/ tab, click on ‘Show advanced settings…‘ at the bottom of the window.
  5. Navigate to the bottom of the page and click on Reset browser settings button.
  6. Close the existing tab and restart Google Chrome. That should have removed Easy Weather Access extension.

Restore Internet Explorer to Default Settings

  1. Open Internet Explorer and open the Explorer menu. Click Tools, and then Internet Options.
  2. ChooseAdvanced tab on Internet Options window.
  3. Under Reset Internet Explorer Settings area on the lower part of the window, click the Reset button.