What you should know about Pornhub

What is it?

Technically, PornHub is a site most needy people ended up when they really feel they need it for some “me time”-if you know what I’m talking about. Pornhub is basically an Internet page that shows  pornographic pictures and videos and it’s accessibly free. Pornhub itself may be not harmful to your computer  but it can infiltrate tracking cookies in your browser. Tracking cookies are basically the small pieces of text or code that contains information about  both of you and the website you are visiting. These cookies are a common way for all Internet pages to monitor and collect your browsing history and track your browsing activity as well.
Normally, the websites can  use HTTP cookies for logging to your accounts or tracking your preferences legally, and  the websites  as well may use the cookies in order to create a better online surfing experience. One more reason as to why pages store cookies in your system is because it is the best way to track their own traffic in your system.
On the other hand, there are some malware like PornHub that collects data in order to sell it to cyber criminals later. You should be aware of such sites and get rid  PornHub immediately. If you have opened PornHub  in your browser, and Pornhub cookie  are found in your computer, you will soon notice an endless list of pop-ups. Moreover, you will then regularly redirected to suspicious and malicious  websites that are unwanted and  that may contain threats. PornHub claims that should improve your browsing experience; but, there is a high probability that third parties will get access your through such site. Therefore, PornHub removal is the smartest way to prevent threats and that will ensure your computer’s safety.
Basically, you can easily get PornHub tracking cookies in your computer by simply visiting the PornHub website. It  does not allow to see its content unless you permit cookies. This tracking cookie is capable of mining information such as where you login, what do you search for or what type of search results do you get. Once the site collects the data, it then sell it to third parties that are interested in your data, and that may be more harmful to your computer than having PornHub cookie itself. Therefore, you should immendiately uninstall PornHub before it has caused more serious damage to your computer and compromised your personal privacy.

How to remove PornHub from the computer’s system?

This PornHub cookie removal could be a more challenging task than you think ever; especially because most probably you are too late and the cookie may be already in the hands of third parties. What you should do now is to delete PornHub, even in the moment you notice that the cookie is in your PCs system because it may be very difficult to remove PornHub. More so, if you do not remove  PornHub, your computer may get infected with even more harmful and dangerous threats.
You may not be able to terminate PornHub cookie from your PCs system even though you have  uninstalled it or the browser settings. That is why we recommend to use the automatic removal method such as downloading a reliable antispyware program, such as the SpyRemover Pro. Aside from that, the security tool will protect your Windows system from other possible tracking cookies that may try to gather your personal information and may bring possible threats.
For prevention of such infection and ensure your computer’s safety, you will need to stop visiting illegal pages and do not let any Internet websites to use cookies on your computer. Also, you should keep your malware removal tool updated from time to time for this will protect your computer from other infections in the future.

How can you manually remove PornHub

Manual removal of PornHub may not be for easy  everyone. Each manual PornHub removal step must be followed meticulously to completely eliminate all related files and registry entries from your computer. If you are inexperienced about this matter and you are unsure or have doubts about editing your system registry, then it is best that you use the automatic PornHub removal process.
PornHub can be removed manually by following the steps below.

  1. With all programs closed, click the Start Menu and go to the Control Panel.
  2. Locate the Add/Remove Programs icon and double click it.
  3. Locate PornHub in the list of programs. If you find it, select it and remove it. If you cannot find PornHub, you can continue to step 5.
  4. Restart your computer.
  5. Close all open programs and windows on your desktop.
  6. Open your registry editor (regedit) program by going to Start Menu, type inregedit, and click OK.
  7. Find all of the following registry entries and delete them. If you do not know how to do this, then you can read how to edit the registry in Windows.
  8. You may need to return to this removal process for removing PornHub. You can do this easily by bookmarking or adding a favorite to this page by clicking here. If you are using the FireFox web browser you can press the keys Ctrl and Dsimultaneously to bookmark this page.
  9. Delete all of the following files that are associated with PornHub from your computer.

    If you have issues deleting any of the previously listed files that are associated with PornHub, you can try rebooting your computer into safe mode. Booting into safe mode may allow certain malicious files to be deleted. If you are wondering how to boot into safe mode, you can read our process for starting a computer in safe mode here.


10. After locating and deleting the previous files you must remove all directories associated with PornHub by going to the C:\ProgramFiles\PornHub folder, select it, and delete it. In some cases you may not be able to find this directory. You can still continue to the next step.
11. Restart your computer. You do not need to boot into safe mode at this point. You should have removed PornHub completely from your computer. If you find that PornHub is still on your computer, you can repeat the steps again or go to the automatic PornHub removal process.

How to automatically remove Pornhub

Porhub cookie is a piece of data that allows a particular website (or a hacker) to track your browsing habits. If it is hacked by a third party, it might leak your personal information to cyber criminals, so you are strongly advised to remove Pornhub cookie from your computer with a reliable antimalware tool.
Aliases: cookie.Porhub.
These instructions indicate how to get rid of Pornhub automatically. The instructions need to be applied on the infected computer.

  1. Turn the infected computer on. If it is turned on, restart it.
  2. When BIOS screen disappears after the reboot, tap F8 key repeatedly. Advanced Options menu will show up. If Windows logo appears, reboot the PC and try pressing F8 again.
  3. When you access Advanced Options menu, use arrow keys to navigate and choose Safe Mode with Networking. Press Enter to access the mode.


4. Wait for Windows to load Safe Mode with Networking.
5. Press and hold the Windows key and then press R key.

6. If you have pressed both keys correctly, Windows Run Box will pop up.
7. Type the following into the Open box:
explorer https://www.fixmypcfree.com/removal

 * Note, that there has to be a single space gap in between iexplore and http. Click OK.
8. Internet Explorer will open and a download dialog bar will appear at the bottom of your screen. Click Run to begin the installation automatically once SpyRemover Pro is downloaded.
9. Click OK if your system asks whether you want to run SpyRemover Pro software.
10.Run SpyRemover Pro and perform a full system scan.
11.Once all the malicious infections are detected, click Fix Threats. SpyRemover Pro will ask you to register the software.
12. By registering SpyRemover Pro you will also be able to protect your computer from other potential threats. Once you have registered the program, the malware will be removed. Reboot your PC to fully implement the malware removal procedure.
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