Browser-test.info Removal Process (remove Browsertestinfo)

November 8, 2018

Browser-test.info is a website that is associated with a browser extension that may load when computer users install random freeware programs that come with bundled software. Those who utilize Browser-test.info may find that they are promoted with an authentication message asking for a username and password. The notification may continue to keep computer user’s in a loop and never going away until the web browser application or window is fully closed.

The annoyances of Browser-test.info have deemed it to be a browser hijacker due to its aggressive action in displaying a non-removable alert and potentially modifying Internet settings.

Those wishing to eliminate all components associated with Browser-test.info will want to obtain a trusted and updated antispyware program to do so. Using an antispyware tool will suffice to automatically detect and remove Browser-test.info and its associated components.

Are you getting popups from Browser-test.info? Have you identified that you have Browser-test.info installed on your computer? Do you wish to remove Browser-test.info completely from your computer?

Why should you remove Browser-test.info?

If Browser-test.info resides on your computer, it can potentially damage your personal files or you may end up losing data stored on your system. Research has shown that Browser-test.info may have the ability to make your computer vulnerable to remote attacks which could result, initially, in loss of money, possibly identity theft, and, eventually, a painstaking Browser-test.info removal process.

How can you manually remove Browser-test.info

Manual removal of Browser-test.info may not be for everyone. Each manual Browser-test.info removal step must be followed delicately to completely remove all related files and registry entries from your computer. If you are unsure or have doubts about editing your system registry, then we recommend that you use the automatic Browser-test.info removal process.

Browser-test.info can be removed manually by following the steps below.

  1. With all programs closed, click the Start Menu and go to the Control Panel.
  2. Locate the Add/Remove Programs icon and double click it.
  3. Locate Browser-test.info in the list of programs. If you find it, select it and remove it. If you cannot find Browser-test.info, you can continue to step 5.
  4. Restart your computer.
  5. Close all open programs and windows on your desktop.
  6. Open your registry editor (regedit) program by going to Start Menu, type in regedit, and click OK.
  7. Find all of the following registry entries and delete them. If you do not know how to do this, then you can read how to edit the registry in Windows.

  8. You may need to return to this removal process for removing Browser-test.info. You can do this easily by bookmarking or adding a favorite to this page by clicking here. If you are using the FireFox web browser you can press the keys Ctrl and D simultaneously to bookmark this page.

    Image 1. Bookmark PCHubs removal process

    bookmark-add-favorite

  9. Delete all of the following files that are associated with Browser-test.info from your computer.

    If you need a better understanding on how to search for these files then you can read how to find and search for files and folders here.

    If you have issues deleting any of the previously listed files that are associated with Browser-test.info, you can try rebooting your computer into safe mode. Booting into safe mode may allow certain malicious files to be deleted. If you are wondering how to boot into safe mode, you can read our process for starting a computer in safe mode here.

    Image 2. Select "Safe Mode with Networking"

    safe-mode

  10. After locating and deleting the previous files you must remove all directories associated with Browser-test.info by going to the C:\ProgramFiles\Browser-test.info folder, select it, and delete it. In some cases you may not be able to find this directory. You can still continue to the next step.

  11. Restart your computer. You do not need to boot into safe mode at this point. You should have removed Browser-test.info completely from your computer. If you find that Browser-test.info is still on your computer, you can repeat the steps again or go to the automatic Browser-test.info removal process.

Leave a Reply

IMPORTANT! To be able to proceed, you need to solve the following simple math.
Please leave these two fields as is:
What is 3 + 6 ?