Title: We-care.com
Type: Adware

Remove We-care.com
Removal instructions

 
Severity scale:We-care.com severity is 10  (10 / 100)
 

We-care.com is a site, which offers responsible shopping and money-saving opportunities. No matter that it looks trustworthy, many users on the Internet report about We-care Reminder that showed up on their computers out of nowhere. According to its victims, this program interrupts their browsing sessions, displays various popups and can hardly be uninstalled. The secret behind this activity is really simple – this site receives donations when its supporters shop online, so it is interested in pushing people into using its questionable services. Besides, we-care.com not only distributes its software via this totally unfair distribution method. This site has also been noticed to track users for its own benefits. If you are one of those people who found We-care.com's Reminder on their computers, noticed we-care.com redirects or similar issues, you should check you PC with reputable anti-spyware without any delay.

How can We-care.com hijack my computer?

As we have mentioned, We-care.com and its reminder are promoted via unfair distribution method. Such programs are usually downloaded in a bundle with freeware and sharware without an appropriete victim's permission asked. Of course, you can download it in the same way as any other reputable software, but we don't recommend doing that. As soon as this program gets in, it modifies PC's parameters and affects all Internet browsers that can be found on PC. As a result, victim starts suffering from annoying pop-up notifications that all try to redirect him/her to this shopping site. If you have noticed We-care.com Remined on your machine, you may NOT find it in Add/Remove Programs list because it tries to postpone its removal. In order to do that, follow the guide given below:

How to remove We-care.com?

If you noticed that we-care.com reminder is hiding in your computer, you can remove it with a help of these steps:

Uninstall We Care Reminder and other related programs from the system:

  1. Click Start -> Control Panel -> Programs (or Add/Remove Programs) -> Uninstall a Program.
  2. Here, look for We Care Reminder and similar entries and select 'Uninstall/Change'.
  3. Click OK to save the changes

Remove We Care Reminder from each of your web browsers:

Internet Explorer:
1. Open Internet Explorer, click the Gear icon -> 'Manage Add-ons'.
2. Here, look for unfamiliar plugins (We Care Reminder, etc.) and remove these entries.

Mozilla Firefox:
1. Open Mozilla Firefox, click on the menu icon (top right corner) and select 'Add-ons' -> 'Extensions'.
2. Here, select unfamiliar plugins (We Care Reminder, etc.) and select trash icon to delete these entries.

Google Chrome:
1. Open Google Chrome, click on the menu icon (top right corner) and select 'Tools' -> 'Extensions'.
2. Here, select unfamiliar plugins (We Care Reminder, etc.) and select trash icon to delete these entries.

Finally, if you haven't installed this program manually, you MUST scan your PC with updated anti-spyware and make sure that it's free of questionable programs and files. For that we highly recommend using STOPzilla or SpyHunter. Of course, before you launch any of these programs, you should make sure that they are updated to their latest versions. 



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Geolocation of We-care.com:

This map reveals the prevalence of We-care.com. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: United States.

QR code for We-care.com removal instructions:

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QR is short for Quick Response. They can be read quickly by the mobile phones. QR codes can store more data than standard barcodes, including url links, geo coordinates, and text.

The reason we add QR code to the website is that parasites like We-care.com are really hard to remove on infected computer. you can quicly scan the QR code with your mobile device and have manual removal instructions to uninstall We-care.com right in your pocket.

Simply use the QR scanner and read removal instructions from mobile device.

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Information added: 2014-07-08 06:13:22
Information updated: 2014-07-08 06:13:22

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Nicole
How do you do it for Windows 8?

I tried the way described above, but the "dialog box" that pops up is asking whether I want to let that program MAKE CHANGES to my computer - and Im pretty sure I dont want it doing anything of the sort! I cant trust it to "leave peacefully," you could say.

Thanks for posting this article. I hope you have some input on my question.
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Susan
I deleted the wecare.com REMINDER, but "wecare.com" is still there. I want to get rid of that too! How can I do that????
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Susan
(Its listed as an add-on in IE10. I have disabled it, but I want to REMOVE it.)
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obachan55
I downloaded Malwarebytes free from CNET. It detected wecare and removed it. I use microsofts built in security for Windows8, which did not protect me. Spybot or Avast did not detect it as a malware either. Cheers for the malwarebytes !!!
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IG @iamuptimist
I use Chrome browser and I followed your instruction and I removed the extension so hopefully it works thanks :)

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