Aartemis (you can also find it named as Aartemis.com virus) is an annoying application, which is used for promoting websites and programs that are related to it. Typically, it occupies all Internet browsers, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, and alters several system settings. After that, you may notice changes in your start page and default search engine. The clearest sign that you have this program on your computer is continuous redirects to aartemis.com and similar sites. In addition, you may also notice continuous commercial ads and similar notifications that tell you about discounts, coupons and other deals. Please, don't leave Aartemis on your computer because it may force you to install potentially unwanted software or may initiate other problems.
Aartemis.com distribution is mostly related to freeware and shareware. This unfair distribution method is mostly called 'bundling' because people are not clearly notified that they will download it on their computers. That's why we always recommend paying more attention to the installation process of the freeware and unchecking all 'additional downloads', 'free additions' and similar things if you want to avoid aartemis.com. Otherwise, we can forecast that this program will take over your start page and default search engine. Besides, Aartemis virus may also initiate redirections and pop-up ads when you are searching on the Internet. You may be redirected to unknown sites, see annoying commercial ads or simply notice slow downs on your browsers. If you want to avoid these things, you should remove Aartemis from your computer. Here is a guide for that:
If you noticed redirections to Aartemis.com, your system was affected by aartemis virus. In this case, you should immediately scan it with STOPzilla or SpyHunter. After that, follow manual removal steps and complete your removal:
You can remove Aartemis automatically with a help of one of these programs: SpyHunter, STOPzilla, Malwarebytes Anti Malware. We recommend these applications because they can easily delete potentially unwanted programs and viruses with all their files and registry entries that are related to them.
Uninstall Aartemis and related programs
If you are Windows 8 user, then right-click in the lower left corner of the screen. Once Quick Access Menu shows up, select Control Panel and Uninstall a Program.
If you are using OS X, click Go button at the top left of the screen and select Applications.
Wait until you see Applications folder and look for Aartemis or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove Aartemis from Windows shortcuts
Repeat steps that are given above with all browsers' shortcuts, including Internet Explorer and Google Chrome. Make sure you check all locations of these shortcuts, including Desktop, Start Menu and taskbar.
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Information added: 08/13/14 08:10;
information updated: 08/13/14 08:10