What is adTech?

adTech is an add-on that can be installed on the most popular browsers, like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, etc. adTech is promoted as a program that will assist the user in searching relevant media. When running, the app generates advertisement instead, and thus, can be classified as an adware. The ads will be everywhere and won’t disappear until the user removes adTech both from the browsers and system. On top of that, adTech can pose a threat to PC health in a way of redirections that its ads bring. The third-party websites may be infected, or may use the valuable information on the user collected by the adware.

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How adTech gets on your PC?

adTech easily infiltrates the systems on the back of freeware installators. Bundled adware is unseen in Default setup type and gets installed without user’s specific confirmation. It may also sneak to the system, when user visits malicious websites. We may recommend to be attentive both while installing software and don’t skip the steps of Custom installation method, and while browsing the web.

How to remove adTech from your computer?

To uninstall adTech remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

In our view, there are 3 products that potentially have adTech in their database. You can try to use them for removing adTech.

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Norton Antivirus – detects files, registry values and folders of viruses that show the same behavior as adTech.


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You can try both of these products to remove adTech

Or uninstall adTech manually.

Step 1: Remove adTech from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find adTech.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find adTech and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find adTech, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

Windows 10:

  1. Click on the Start button (or press the Windows key) to open the Start menu, click on the Settings at the top.
  2. Click on App & features on the left menu.
  3. On the right side, locate adTech and click it, then click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Click on Uninstall to confirm.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 10

Note: If you can’t find required program, sort programs by date in Control panel and search for last installed programs.

After that remove adTech from your browser.

Step 2: Remove adTech from browsers

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find adTech.
  6. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Learn more about removing extensions from Chrome.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Push Shift + Ctrl + A.
  3. Choose adTech.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Click Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable adTech.
  6. Click More information link in the left-bottom corner.
  7. Click Remove button.
  8. If this button is grayed out – perform alternative steps.

Learn more about removing extensions from IE.

Step 3: Remove following files and folders of adTech:

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