This page aims to help you remove Ronrecheclo.pro. Our removal instructions work for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer, as well as every version of Windows.
It could be difficult for regular users (especially less experienced ones) to deal with unwanted applications like Ronrecheclo.pro that have managed to enter their computer. However, we are here to tell you that, as intrusive and annoying as Ronrecheclo.pro and other similar pieces of software could be, they will typically not attempt anything harmful while inside their computer. Most such apps are not programmed to damage the system of your computer or to mess with the personal files that you keep inside your machine’s hard-drives. Those are the typical goals of Trojans, Ransomware and other malware and virus programs that you can encounter on the Internet. Ronrecheclo.pro, on the other hand, is a browser hijacker that targets Chrome, Firefox and other browsing programs and tries to flood them with ads and page-redirects and change the homepage, the search engine service, the new-tab-page address and the toolbar of the infiltrated browser in order to turn it into an ad-generating platform that would then allow the hijacker to make money for the people who’ve created it through the many commercial that would start go get spammed on the user’s screen. And while these activities may not be inherently damaging or meant to harm anything in your computer, they could certainly be extremely annoying and could cause all kinds of unpleasant disturbances, slow-downs of the computer productivity as well as crashes/freezes of the browser. Even if your machine is powerful enough so that it performance doesn’t get overly affected by the hijacker, the endless ads and the irritating redirects are still going to be highly irritating and obstructive during your online sessions. Because of this, you may want to have a look at the next instructions related to the uninstallation and removal of Ronrecheclo.pro – if you have this app in your browser right now, we advise you to complete the guide that we are about to present you with.
The ads are not to be trusted!
Not all Internet advertisements, banners, download and update prompts and pop-up/pop-under messages are reliable and safe. Even if a certain online commercial is telling you that there’s this sweet discount on an item you may be interested in purchasing, you should never forget to assess things critically and to think twice before doing anything that may expose your machine to risk. And clicking on random web adverts is certainly one of those things that may potentially lead to all sorts of issues. You may get tricked into downloading even more annoying and low-quality software, you may get redirected to obscure, sketchy ad obscene sites and you may even get your computer attacked by some dangerous Trojan or by other threats like Rootkits, Ransomware and Spyware. The reason we are telling you this is, of course, because Ronrecheclo.pro is an app that would definitely increase the number of web ads you are getting in your browser. This, in turn, is likely to increase the chances of landing on some shady and unsafe page. Because of this, we must again remind you about the guide from this page and how important it is to use it to remove the hijacker.
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The following guide will help our readers get rid of the unpleasant Ronrecheclo.pro software. Follow the instructions and complete each step for best results. If you have any questions, feel free to ask them using our comment section down below.
Preparation: Entering Safe Mode and Revealing Hidden Files and Folders
Before you proceed with the actual removal instructions, you will need to take two extra steps in order to ensure that the guide has maximum effect.
For best results, we advise our readers to boot into Safe Mode prior to attempting to remove the virus. If you do not know how to do that, here is a separate How to Enter Safe Mode guide.
Also, in order to be able to see any potentially undesirable files, you should reveal any hidden files and folders on your PC – here is how to do that.
Step 1: Checking the Task Manager
Open your Task Manager by using the Ctrl + Shift + Esc keys and go to the Processes tab. Look for any suspicious processes. For example, any unfamiliar process that uses high amounts of RAM and/or CPU. If you aren’t sure if a certain process comes from malware, tell us in the comments.
Right-click on any process that you consider shady and select Open File Location. Delete anything from the file location of the process.
Step 2: Disabling Startup programs
Use the Winkey + R keyboard combination to open the Run search bar and type msconfig. Hit Enter and in the newly opened window, go to the Startup tab. There, look for suspicious entries with unknown manufacturer or ones that have the name Ronrecheclo.pro on them. Right-click on those, and select disable.
Step 3: Uninstalling unwanted programs
Go to Start Menu > Control Panel > Uninstall a Program. Click on Installed On to sort the entries by date from most recent to oldest and look through the programs that come at the top of the list. Right-click on any entries that appear shady and unwanted and then select Uninstall to remove them from your PC. If you see the name Ronrecheclo.pro in the list of programs, be sure to remove the software without hesitation.
Step 4: Checking for shady IP’s
To remove parasite on your own, you may have to meddle with system files and registries. If you were to do this, you need to be extremely careful, because you may damage your system.
If you want to avoid the risk, we recommend downloading SpyHunter - a professional malware removal tool - to see whether it will find malicious programs on your PC.
Step 5: Cleaning-up the browsers
You will also have to uninstall any undesirable browser extensions from your browser programs. Here’s how to do that for some of the more popular browsers:
Open Chrome and open its main menu. Go to More Tools > Extensions. Look through the list of extensions and uninstall any that you think could be suspicious. To remove them – click on the trash can icon next to each extension.
You can also use a specialized Chrome CleanUp tool if you cannot manually remove a certain extension. Here is an article where you can learn more about the CleanUp tool.
Open Firefox and go to its Menu. Select the Add-ons button.From the left panel, select Extensions and take a look at the different entries. Remove any of the that might be unwanted.
Once you open your IE browser, click on the Tools button at the top-right corner of the program and from the drop-down menu select Manage Add-ons. Check each one of the four different groups of add-ons and search for anything that seems undesirable. If you find anything, click on it and them select Remove.
Open the main menu of Microsoft Edge and go to Extensions. Find the extensions that you believe could be unwanted and right-click on them. Then, select Uninstall.
Step 6: Checking the Registry Editor
Open the Run search bar again and type regedit in it. Hit Enter and once the Registry Editor opens press Ctrl + F. In the search field type Ronrecheclo.pro and click on Find Next. Tell us in the comments if any results came up when you searched for Ronrecheclo.pro in your PC’s Registry.
Step 7: Deleting recent entries
For this step, you will have to open your Start Menu and copy-paste the following lines, one by one:
Hit Enter after each one to open a file directory. In the directories, delete the most recent entries that you find there. In the Temp folder, delete all files.
Step 8: System Restore
In order to be fully sure that the unwanted software has been removed from your machine, you can also try using a Restore Point to roll back your system its last stable configuration. However, in order to do that, you would have to previously had had a restore point created. On most systems, such points get created automatically but this isn’t always the case.
- If you want to learn how to configure System Restore and how to manually create Restore Points, follow this link.
- Open your Start Menu and type System Restore.
- Click on the first result – a setup wizard should open.
- Read the brief description of the process and select Next.
- Now, choose a restore from the presented list. You can also check the Show more restore points option in order to reveal any other restore points that might be saved on your PC.
- Click on Scan for affected programs to see what programs will get deleted or restored after you use the Restore Point. (optional)
- Click on next and take and then select Finish.
- A warning window will appear telling you that once the process starts, it shouldn’t be interrupted. Select Yes and be patient as this might take some time. Do not do anything on your PC throughout the duration of the process.
Step 9: Windows Refresh/Reset
Use this method only if nothing else has worked so far as it is a last resort option. If you do not know how to do it, this separate guide will give you the information that you need.