“Ads Not By This Site” - How To Remove?


“Ads not by this site” is an adware application that is programmed to show advertisements in any of web pages you visit, such as Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr or any other. It might show ads as boxes promoting various coupons and deals even on such websites like Wikipedia that are known to never run ads on their site. The browser extension “Ads not by this site” might affect only Google Chrome and only one type of web pages but other versions might be active in Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer or any other Internet browser you use. Sometimes you may see a tiny text “Ads not by this site” just below the advertisement.

Usually “Ads not by this site” come bundled with other software therefore a computer user does not know about it being installed until it is too late. Alas, it is a legal way of adware distribution and one can blame only herself for missing a checkbox marked by default during installation. This type of adware distribution is being used for many unwanted programs.

Since money come for displaying advertisements and the more people are forced to use this application the better for a company, it is not motivated to provide an easy removal guide. Usually one cannot find any browser extension related to “Ads not by this site” in Control Panel because it has hidden itself. Even using antimalware tools not always helps to identify the problem. We recommend scanning your computer with automatic “Ads not by this site” removal tools such as Spyhunter or Hitman Pro. Both of them are capable of detecting many unwanted programs, adware and browser hijackers including the later.

Automatic “Ads not by this site” removal tools

Note: Reimage trial provides detection of parasites and assists in their removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.  We might be affiliated with some of these programs. Full information is available in disclosure

Manual removal


Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove “Ads not by this site”, such activity can permanently damage your system if any mistakes are made in the process, as advanced spyware parasites are able to automatically repair themselves if not completely removed. Thus, manual spyware removal is recommended for experienced users only, such as IT specialists or highly qualified system administrators. For other users, we recommend using Reimage or other tools found on 2-viruses.com.


“Ads not by this site” screenshots


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December 13, 2012 14:03, December 13, 2012 14:03

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