Affilist-n-link01.com – Removal Report
After a very long time, there is another browser hijacker in the wild – Affilist-n-link01.com is being operated from Al Jazeera Al Hamra, R.A.K (Arab Empire). It's a tangible asset of Advertica Ltd, was created on September 20, 2015. Since then, this browser hijacker has been infected over 30,000 PCs globally. This malicious domain is being hosted through ns1.skhosting.eu and ns2.skhosting.eu from the last year. Affilist-n-link01.com is an ad-supported application that displays lots of unwanted and annoying ads in the form of pop-ups, best deals, offers, notifications, comparison, light-boxes and similar adverts on your infected PC. It could also redirect your browser on suspicious Phishing web pages without your authorization which may result in to download of other deceptive malware on your Windows.
Despites, this hijacker injects full page ads stating that your browser or media played got out-dated and you must install updates for enhancing your browsing/PC using experience. It asks you to open the given link to download updates but you end up downloading some deceptive malware on your Windows system.
Affilist-n-link01.com generally get installed on your computer system through free software or games installers that you download from untrustworthy site like Cnet, Brothersoft etc. It can get injected into your in your OS via Spam/Junk email attachments sent by social media friends/unknown source, file sharing platforms like Torrents and even from other compromised sites. It is well-programmed to create new registry entries in Windows Registry for its auto startup even at PC reboot. Unfortunately, It also collects your credential information like your name, phone number, IP address, location, PC's configuration details, financial information such as online banking system login details and send to remote hackers for illicit use against your will. besides, it could disable browser's protection settings and change proxy severs to create loopholes into your Windows system to make your PC more fragile for Interested third parties and malware infections.
Therefore, It very necessary to Uninstall Affilist-n-link01.com from your comromised PC before any severe damage happens.
How to Uninstall Affilist-n-link01.com from Control Panel from Windows 10
- Click and Open Start Menu option
- Settings option is to be selected on the menu to show all the contents
- Click on System option
- On the system Menu, Click on Apps and features option
- Now Click on Affilist-n-link01.com to remove it from PC.
How to Eliminate Affilist-n-link01.com from Windows 8/8.1
Step 1: Press repeatedly F8 to boot PC in Safe Mode. Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”.
Step 2: Press ALT+Ctrl+Del to open Windows Task Manager. After that, search all the Affilist-n-link01.com related processes and then click to “End Task”
Step 3: Type “regedit” in Run dialog box and open Windows Registry Editor. Search and delete all the corrupt registries added by Affilist-n-link01.com infection.
Step 4: Go to Start and then click to open Control Panel.
After that, click Add/Remove Program
Uninstall Affilist-n-link01.com associated programs from Windows 8/8.1
Uninstall Affilist-n-link01.com From Window 7/vista
Tap on F8 Key to Enter Safe Mode
Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”
First of all close all running programs and open Task manager by pressing ALT + CTRL + DEL keys on your keyboard simultaneously.
Now Click on Processes menu and select all the processes associated with Affilist-n-link01.com one by one then click on End Task.
Now go to the desktop, click on Start Menu on the left lower corner. Move to Control panel and use left mouse click over it.
The Control panel window will open, if are getting the view by Category find and click “Uninstall a program” below “Programs” group.
Now select Affilist-n-link01.com within programs list and click on Uninstall.
Steps to Eliminate Affilist-n-link01.com from Windows XP
Step 1: Restart PC in Safe Mode by continuously pressing F8 button. After that, select “Safe Mode with Networking”.
Step 2: Open Windows Task Manager by pressing Alt+Ctrl+Del together. After that, find and select all the Affilist-n-link01.com associated processes and then click to “End Task” button.
Step 3: Open Run dialog box and then enter “regedit.exe” to open Windows Registry. Search and then delete all the corrupt and infectious registries added by Affilist-n-link01.com.
Step 4: Click Start button and then go to Control Panel, click to open Windows Add/Remove Program. Search all the Affilist-n-link01.com related programs and then uninstall it from Windows XP.
How to Uninstall Affilist-n-link01.com From Your Infected Browser
A. Guidelines to Remove Affilist-n-link01.com From Microsoft Edge Browser
How to Reset Default Search Engine to Uninstall Affilist-n-link01.com
Select Settings after selecting More (…) on the address bar
Click and select on View advanced settings option
In order to input the search engine, Click on <Add new> under option”Search in the address bar with”
Select Search engine and adds as default by clicking on Add as default option.
How to Reset Default Homepage on Microsoft Edge to Uninstall Affilist-n-link01.com
- Select More (…) option on the address bar followed by settings
- Select specific page or pages under Open with option
- After selecting the Custom option, enter the URL of the homepage you wish to set as
B. How to Delete Affilist-n-link01.com from Google Chrome
Click to Open Google Chrome and then click on menu icon which is on the top right corner and then select Tools → Extensions
Select all the malicious extensions including Affilist-n-link01.com and then select trash icon
Again click on menu icon and select Settings and then click to Manage Search Engines under the Search section
In Search Engines, remove all the infectious search sites and set Google Chrome as Default Browser
C. How to Uninstall Affilist-n-link01.com From Mozilla Firefox
Launch Mozilla Firefox and find and click “Firefox” button on the top left corner on the screen.
A drop down box will appear, navigate to Add-ons option and click on it.
In the next window select and click on “Extensions” in left pane.
Find Affilist-n-link01.com add-on and click on the center area to see the border exactly and click on Disable button.
Wait a moment and let the add-on get disabled.
Now click the “Remove” button, later on uninstall the add-on Mozilla will ask you to restart the browser.
D. How to Remove Affilist-n-link01.com From Internet Explorer
First of all Launch Internet explorer by clicking the Task-bar Icon on desktop.
Now Click on Tool Menu on web browser interface.
Select and click on Manage add-ons in the drop down box.
A View and manage your Internet Explorer Add-ons window will open, now click on “Toolbar and Extensions” option in left pane.
A list of all installed ad-ons will appear, select Affilist-n-link01.com and click on “Disable” button and Reset IE