Ember Relax Background Extension Removal Process

August 9, 2018

The Ember Relax Background Extension is a potentially unwanted program that may offer to add background images to a Windows PC and its desktop background that are claimed to be “relaxing”. While some PC users may find some pleasure in using the Ember Relax Background Extension, it is known to perform some questionable actions where it may modify Internet settings and cause unwanted site redirects.

The site redirects from Ember Relax Background Extension is a process of modifying the default home page or new tab page through changing of Internet settings. Such a process takes place upon installation of Ember Relax Background Extension, which may happen due to installing freeware apps that come bundled with add-on software.

The action of eliminating Ember Relax Background Extension may be difficult for some PC users, which is why we recommend use of an antimalware resource to automatically detect and remove Ember Relax Background Extension from one's computer. Some savvy PC users may discover methods to manually remove or uninstall Ember Relax Background Extension from their system.

Are you getting popups from Ember Relax Background Extension? Have you identified that you have Ember Relax Background Extension installed on your computer? Do you wish to remove Ember Relax Background Extension completely from your computer?

Why should you remove Ember Relax Background Extension?

If Ember Relax Background Extension 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 Ember Relax Background Extension 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 Ember Relax Background Extension removal process.

How can you manually remove Ember Relax Background Extension

Manual removal of Ember Relax Background Extension may not be for everyone. Each manual Ember Relax Background Extension 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 Ember Relax Background Extension removal process.

Ember Relax Background Extension 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 Ember Relax Background Extension in the list of programs. If you find it, select it and remove it. If you cannot find Ember Relax Background Extension, 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 Ember Relax Background Extension. 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

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  9. Delete all of the following files that are associated with Ember Relax Background Extension 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 Ember Relax Background Extension, 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"

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  10. After locating and deleting the previous files you must remove all directories associated with Ember Relax Background Extension by going to the C:\ProgramFiles\Ember Relax Background Extension 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 Ember Relax Background Extension completely from your computer. If you find that Ember Relax Background Extension is still on your computer, you can repeat the steps again or go to the automatic Ember Relax Background Extension removal process.

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