How to remove Jetmedia from the computer and browsers

In this item we'll explain you everything about Jetmedia and how to defend yourself from it. Except that, we will tell you what the goal of such tools as Jetmedia is and how do diminish its efficiency.


Jetmedia adware

What is Jetmedia. Removal reasons and methods

Did you see ads? Of course you did, since advertising allows website owners to keep on producing free content, but were these ads trustworthy? Did they emerge few times in a minute, occluding the entire screen or the buttons and links on the site which you're currently viewing? Do they lead you to MLM websites, undesired sites where you can buy plenty of substandard goods, online-casinos, porn sites or any other suchlike pages? If it is so, you can be sure that there's an advertising tool on your system. When you read our entry you'll know more about adware and the techniques to shield the computer from it.

Jetmedia is an adware that infested your system and made your browsers almost worthless, because of untrusted ads. There are many manners for this tool to penetrate the computer, but the best of them is affiliate installation. Bundled installation is the easiest way for hackers to infect the user’s system not only because of described features but also because it's fully legal. To make things work, web-criminals need to upload the adware bundle on the most visited torrent trackers. Now we will tell you how this happens. Firstly, web-criminals need a decent software to put it in a bundle and name it by its name. This tool should be useful and free of charge. It might just be a hacked version of the licensed software. The most important feature of a bundle is that you can't unlock it and see what's inside. There is only one choice and it is installation. Actually it's a blank deceit, since hackers promise you that you will get a good tool and you get viruses in addition. If you don't remember that you installed Jetmedia, but remember that you installed other unpaid utilities - very likely Jetmedia has infected your workstation in this way.



After penetrating the computer, Jetmedia begins to switch the settings of browser in order to show advertising most effectively. These alterations usually involve pop-ups and warnings about the dangerous files and websites. After that Jetmedia varies the search engine and home page, superseding the set addresses with the URL of scammer's webpage. The final turn is the addition of unwanted strings to the registry. Due to suchlike actions, Jetmedia defends itself from deletion, and continues to generate ads even if victim changes the settings of browser. The doings, listed above are the phases of background for adware's job. If they are finished hijacker can start working. We have told you before but now it can be seen clearly that Jetmedia initially wasn't decent. The single thing swindlers care about is money, so they will show ads until you remove Jetmedia.

Now we came to one of the strangest aspects for any user: are advertising utilities so gainful for fraudsters and what's the point of their work? The goal of Jetmedia's work is money, because swindlers get plenty of them from each infested computer. Every advertising banner receives payment for the quantity of clicks that were made on it, so the scheme is plain: more systems - more clicks - lots of money. Scammers often set pop-ups in the spots on whose you are used to click, like the search strings, to receive more accidental clicks and referrals.

Jetmedia removal tool

As you already understood, Jetmedia will not cease until you clean the PC from undesired software. This process is not highly complex although you'll still need to perform it in proper way to succeed. During the by-hand removal, you will need to switch the browser settings, delete unwanted program from the system, revoke the pending tasks for reinstallation of adware, restore the properties of browser shortcuts and clear the registry. For normal user, some actions from this list might look extremely complex, so we have created a detailed instruction. Seeing that we can't verify the process, we advise you to backup the important files before beginning the removal. If you want the most efficient and fast manner of elimination - you should try Spyhunter. The automatic manner, in contradistinction to manual, demands less skill from you, while ensuring maximum profit. We can say a lot about Spyhunter, but its very significant advantages are speed of operation, compatibility with other anti-viruses, medium price and round-the-clock technical support. If you are interested in downloading Spyhunter - click the button below.


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Jetmedia removal instructions

If you use MAC OS, follow our article: MAC adware removal.



Step 1. Uninstall Jetmedia from Control Panel

Instruction for Windows XP and Windows 7

1. Click Start, click Control Panel, and then double-click Add or Remove Programs.

2. In the Currently installed programs box, click the Jetmedia, and then click Change or Change/Remove.

3. Follow the instructions that appear on the screen to make the changes that you want.

Press Start - Control Panel Choose Programs - Uninstall a program Choose needed program and click 'Uninstall'


Instruction for Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter Control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by: select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.


Instruction for Windows 10

1. On the field Search Windows type 'Control Panel'

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select Jetmedia and press Uninstall

Type 'Control Panel' in Search field Programs in Control Panel Choose needed program and click 'Uninstall'


Step 2. Remove Jetmedia from the browser

Note: If you use antimalware scanner, it will take you through the following steps automatically.


Instruction for Google Chrome

1. Launch Google Chrome browser, click Menu (Customize and Control Google Chrome)

2. Select More tools > Extensions. Left-click on Extensions

3. On the Jetmedia, click Remove from Chrome

4. A notice to remove the extension will appear. Click Remove

How to remove Jetmedia from Google Chrome. Step 1 How to delete Jetmedia from Google Chrome. Step 2 How to uninstall Jetmedia from Google Chrome. Step 3


Instruction for Internet Explorer

1. Launch Internet Explorer

2. Click Tools

3. Select Manage add-ons

4. Select Jetmedia and press Disable

How to uninstall Jetmedia from Internet Explorer. Step 1 How to remove Jetmedia from Internet Explorer. Step 2 How to delete Jetmedia from Internet Explorer. Step 3


Instruction for Mozilla Firefox

1. Launch Mozilla Firefox

2. Open Menu

3. Click Add-ons

4. Select Extensions

5. On the Jetmedia, press Remove

How to uninstall Jetmedia from Mozilla Firefox. Step 1 How to delete Jetmedia from Mozilla Firefox. Step 1 How to remove Jetmedia from Mozilla Firefox. Step 3


Instruction for Safari

1. Open Safari browser

2. Click Menu (Display a menu of General Safari Settings)

3. Select Reset Safari...

4. Press Reset

How to delete Jetmedia from Safari. Step 1 How to uninstall Jetmedia from Safari. Step 2 How to remove Jetmedia from Safari. Step 3


Instruction for Opera

1. Start Opera browser

2. Click Menu (Customize and Control Opera)

3. Select Extensions

4. Choose Jetmedia and press button Remove from Opera

How to remove Jetmedia from Opera. Step 1 How to delete Jetmedia from Opera. Step 2 How to uninstall Jetmedia from Opera. Step 3


Video instruction how to remove ads from the browser




Step 3. Delete elements that would stay after Jetmedia deletion

1. Remove files and folders, if they stayed:

  • Type Jetmedia in the search box
  • Scroll to the bottom of the list of search results. Under Search again in, Click Computer
  • Wait for the search results
  • Delete items found

2. Delete registry keys

  • Click the Start button
  • Type Regedit.exe and press Enter
  • Press Ctrl+F and type 'Jetmedia'
  • Click 'Find Next'
  • Delete the entries that were found

Step 4 (Optional). Scan the computer with antimalware scanner

  • Download antivirus tool, e.g. Adwcleaner
  • Press Scan button


AdwCleaner start window


  • Press Clean button


AdwCleaner scan the system



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