How to completely remove Ib.adnxs.com (homepage changed to Ib.adnxs.com)

Ib.adnxs.com is defined as a browser hijacker which can hijack user’s internet browser by modifying DNS settings, MS Windows hosts file and block many computer tasks. It is able to redirect you to Ib.adnxs.com every time you are trying to visit website you prefer and pop up annoying advertisements uninterruptedly.

Ib.adnxs.com which is bundled with rookits and Trojans installs itself without user’s permission or consent. Its main aim is to collect victim’s personal information and financial data such as account details, private phone number, bank account information, credit card information, social security number, etc. which will cause huge troubles to user.

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If you are annoyed by this malicious browser hijacker, do not worry about it any more, follow this step-by-step removal guide to wipe it out permanently.

First of all, you need to give your computer a full and quick scan to ensure there is no other viruses and malware hidden in your system. A powerful antivirus: Anvi Smart Defender is highly recommended to you to build a strong defense in you computer.

Free download link: http://www.anvisoft.com/product/smartdefender.html

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How to completely remove Ib.adnxs.com (manual removal guide)

Step1: Check your hosts file. Go to C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc or type drivers in your search box and press OK.

Step2: Open hosts with notepad.

Step3: Delete more lines of code and IPs, and then save the change. The hosts files should be the same as below image:

step4: Check your DNS settings. Go to Start menu→Control Panel→right-click Local Area Connection→double-click Properties

Step5: Select Internet Protocol(TCP/IP), and then click on Properties

Step6: Check: Obtain DNS server address automatically, and then click OK

Step7: Open Internet Explorer

Step8: Click on Tools→choose Internet Options→select General, and then type in the website preferred or you can choose Use blank directly.

Step9: Choose Advanced and select Reset

Step10: Find and remove all related toolbars. Open Internet Explorer→ToolsManage Add-ons →check and remove suspicious toolbars

Step11: Give an over-all scan to your computer through Anvi Smart Defender and delete potential components of Ib.adnxs.com.

Step12: Restart your computer in normal mode.

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