Cloudnanoconnnection.info is a search engine that instead of enhancing the user’s searching experience, displays manipulated search results. Cloudnanoconnnection.info is classified as a browser hijacker by malware experts, because of the redirect capabilities Cloudnanoconnnection.info exhibits. Once active on the compromised machine, Cloudnanoconnnection.info alters the settings of the current browser on the computer and sets cloudnanoconnnection.info as a default search engine and homepage. Cloudnanoconnnection.info can be permanently removed with the help of a trusted anti-malware tool.
Cloudnanoconnnection.info – Distribution Methods
Cloudnanoconnnection.info is usually distributed to the user’s PC via bundled downloads of free programs and applications. Often, this is legitimate software the user has downloaded online. To avoid unwanted installations, all users need to do is select the Custom settings where they can un-tick all the additional programs and opt-out.
Cloudnanoconnnection.info is compatible with the commonly used browsers – Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.
What Does Cloudnanoconnnection.info Do?
Once installed, Cloudnanoconnnection.info changes the browser settings assigning Cloudnanoconnnection.info as the new tab page, default search engine and homepage. Cloudnanoconnnection.info is known to present the PC users with manipulated search results and sponsored links. And since Cloudnanoconnnection.info does not assume liability for the content of any of the displayed websites, it is only logical to assume that if the user clicks on any of them he may expose his system to various security risks.
Cloudnanoconnnection.info may collect the following information:
- IP address
- Browser and operating system types
- Default search providers
- Search queries and browsing history
This information may then be shared with third parties for advertising purposes.
Cloudnanoconnnection.info Removal Manual
Although Cloudnanoconnnection.info is not malicious per se, security experts recommend its removal. The search results presented by Cloudnanoconnnection.info are often misleading, and it is highly possible that the displayed links may direct you to malicious online locations. Follow the steps bellow to delete Cloudnanoconnnection.info from your computer permanently.
- Guide 1: How to Remove Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove Cloudnanoconnnection.info
Step 2: Uninstall Cloudnanoconnnection.info and related software from Windows
Here is a method in few easy steps that should be able to uninstall most programs. No matter if you are using Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista or XP, those steps will get the job done. Dragging the program or its folder to the recycle bin can be a very bad decision. If you do that, bits and pieces of the program are left behind, and that can lead to unstable work of your PC, errors with the file type associations and other unpleasant activities. The proper way to get a program off your computer is to Uninstall it.
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by Cloudnanoconnnection.info on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by Cloudnanoconnnection.info there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall Cloudnanoconnnection.info and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- Above the search bar change the two drop down menus to “System Files” and “Are Included” so that you can see all of the files associated with the application you want to remove. Bear in mind that some of the files may not be related to the app so be very careful which files you delete.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove Cloudnanoconnnection.info via Step 1 above:
In case you cannot find the virus files and objects in your Applications or other places we have shown above, you can manually look for them in the Libraries of your Mac. But before doing this, please read the disclaimer below:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove malware from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts, programs and malware, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. Combo Cleaner offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Step 3: From the opened "Extensions" menu locate the unwanted extension and click on its "Remove" button.
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Erase Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Uninstall Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 2: After hovering your mouse cursor to the top of the screen, click on the Safari text to open its drop down menu.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the Cloudnanoconnnection.info will be removed.
Eliminate Cloudnanoconnnection.info from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.
Step 4: Select the extension you want to remove and then click 'Disable'. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected extension, and some more add-ons might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click 'Disable'.
Step 5: After the unwanted extension has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red 'X' button located at the top right corner and start it again.