What is Middle Rush?

Middle Rush is deceptive browser shopping plugin. Middle Rush – a malicious program that comes on the computer as a browser extension and hijacks Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer. Middle Rush is advertising product and applies to a category of potentially unwanted programs. This program comes on a PC without the user’s consent and activates immediately after opening the browser. Middle Rush displays a myriad of banners and coupons, links to ad sites, pop-ups and other things. Middle Rush shows products popular online stores and promises to help the user to save. In fact, these proposals are not genuine. Middle Rush trying to get you to spend money for nothing. Also, Middle Rush can make changes to your browser settings, change the homepage, change the search and so on. If you find Middle Rush on your computer, we recommend that you remove this program right now. Don’t waste your time.

Middle Rush ads

How Middle Rush gets on your PC?

Similar programs belong to potentially unwanted programs. These programs come on a computer without the user’s consent, so you may have overlooked the penetration of this program. PUP is installed on PC bundled with freeware program such as archivers, download managers, players and so on. The user must be considerate during the installation process to prevent the penetration of unwanted programs. To do this, you need to read the user agreement. Do not agree to install unknown or suspicious programs. Not need to trust programs from unknown publishers. Always follow the installation process and do not rush to click “Next”. If your computer is already infected, you can use our instructions listed below to get rid of Middle Rush.

How to remove Middle Rush from your computer?

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

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You can try both of these products to remove Middle Rush

Or uninstall Middle Rush manually.

Step 1: Remove Middle Rush from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Middle Rush.
  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 Middle Rush 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 Middle Rush, 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 Middle Rush 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 Middle Rush from your browser.

Step 2: Remove Middle Rush from browsers

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Middle Rush.
  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 Middle Rush.
  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 Middle Rush.
  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 Middle Rush:

Remove following registry entries:


HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{E104B9E4-01BA-4AAF-9957-6A525CC5451A}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{3361DCDD-E396-4153-AF77-F6AAB54F3CBA}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{c4e7ab80-82fd-49d4-801d-669cc0a2392a}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{E104B9E4-01BA-4AAF-9957-6A525CC5451A}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{F83D1872-D9FF-47F8-B5A0-49CC51E24EE8}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Wow6432Node\Interface\{3361DCDD-E396-4153-AF77-F6AAB54F3CBA}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{c4e7ab80-82fd-49d4-801d-669cc0a2392a}
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\MiddleRush
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Middle Rush

Remove following files:


firefox@www.middlerush.com.xpi
c4e7ab80-82fd-49d4-801d-669cc0a2392a.dll
uninstaller.exe

Remove following folders


C:\Program Files (x86)\Middle Rush\
C:\Program Files\Middle Rush\

Written by Rami Douafi

One comment

  1. I have Windows 10 in settings & features I don’t have middle rush.
    What do I need to do next?

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