WhenU Uninstall

WhenU Description and Removal Instructions. Find and Detect WhenU on your PC. Remove, Uninstall and Get Rid of WhenU
What is WhenU and how to remove this spyware
WhenUSearch is an adware program that creates a special desktop toolbar, monitors user Internet activity, collects details of performed web searches and serves marketing and advertising content. WhenUSearch can update itself via the Internet. The adware is bundled with ad-supported WhenU.com software. It can also be manually installed. WhenUSearch runs on every Windows startup.

How to remove WhenU - WhenU Uninstall Instructions

Step 1 : Use Windows File Search Tool to Find WhenU Path

  1. Go to Start > Search > All Files or Folders.
  2. In the "All or part of the the file name" section, type in "WhenU" file name(s).
  3. To get better results, select "Look in: Local Hard Drives" or "Look in: My Computer" and then click "Search" button.
  4. When Windows finishes your search, hover over the "In Folder" of "WhenU", highlight the file and copy/paste the path into the address bar. Save the file's path on your clipboard because you'll need the file path to delete WhenU in the following manual removal steps.

Step 2 : Use Windows Task Manager to Remove WhenU Processes

  1. To open the Windows Task Manager, use the combination of CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC.
  2. Click on the "Image Name" button to search for "WhenU" process by name.
  3. Select the "WhenU" process and click on the "End Process" button to kill it.
  4. Remove the "WhenU" processes files:

Step 3 : Use Registry Editor to Remove WhenU Registry Values

  1. To open the Registry Editor, go to Start > Run > type regedit and then press the "OK" button.
  2. Locate and delete the entry or entries whose data value (in the rightmost column) is the spyware file(s) detected earlier.
  3. To delete "WhenU" value, right-click on it and select the "Delete" option.
  4. Locate and delete "WhenU" registry entries:

Step 4 : Use Windows Command Prompt to Unregister WhenU DLL Files

  1. To open the Windows Command Prompt, go to Start > Run > type cmd and then click the "OK" button.
  2. Type "cd" in order to change the current directory, press the "space" button, enter the full path to where you believe the WhenU DLL file is located and press the "Enter" button on your keyboard. If you don't know where WhenU DLL file is located, use the "dir" command to display the directory's contents.
  3. To unregister "WhenU" DLL file, type in the exact directory path + "regsvr32 /u" + [DLL_NAME] (for example, :C\Spyware-folder\> regsvr32 /u WhenU.dll) and press the "Enter" button. A message will pop up that says you successfully unregistered the file.
  4. Search and unregister "WhenU" DLL files:

Step 5 : Detect and Delete Other WhenU Files

  1. To open the Windows Command Prompt, go to Start > Run > type cmd and then press the "OK" button.
  2. Type in "dir /A name_of_the_folder" (for example, C:\Spyware-folder), which will display the folder's content even the hidden files.
  3. To change directory, type in "cd name_of_the_folder".
  4. Once you have the file you're looking for type in "del name_of_the_file".
  5. To delete a file in folder, type in "del name_of_the_file".
  6. To delete the entire folder, type in "rmdir /S name_of_the_folder".
  7. Select the "WhenU" process and click on the "End Process" button to kill it.
  8. Remove the "WhenU" processes files:
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