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How to Remove Video MediaPlay-Air Adware, Uninstall Malware from PC

Published by Daniel Brook on July 10, 2014 on Adware

What Is Video MediaPlay-Air

Video MediaPlay-Air is perceived as a potentially unwanted adware program, which usually bundled with malware by attackers to compromise users’ web browsers. As long as Video MediaPlay-Air and the related malware installed into the targeted computer, users would be faced with disastrous consequences. In order to make more profits from the innocent users, the Video MediaPlay-Air perilous adware could cooperate with those immoral cyber crooks to distribute tons of pop-up advertising into the computer and the browser, seriously affecting users’ online activities and hoping to draw their attention easily. In most cases, most of the users could not debunk the evil conspiracy of the Video MediaPlay-Air and easily be tempted by those pop-up ads and links. Because the innocent users also wanted to get benefits from the Internet so they easily trusted the Video MediaPlay-Air and all those special offers it provided. Once the innocent users clicked on those links and followed the lead of Video MediaPlay-Air adware without knowing that all the offers were actually traps for them. In this way, the innocent users could end in huge money losses.

How Video MediaPlay-Air Infiltrated on PC

Just similar to the previous malware called Shopping Assistant, Video MediaPlay-Air pretends to provide the users with reliable security protection for their computer, and that’s why this malware successfully got installed into the system without scruples. Since then, users might find the computer performed weird and the running in the system had been decelerated for no reason. Video MediaPlay-Air and all the related malware ran in the system background freely, taking up the system resources so as to reduce the available resources for those needful system applications. In this case, the system would be out of order soon and more and more system failure problems would occur again and again.

Furthermore, have to know that the purposive Video MediaPlay-Air could add so much trouble for the innocent users, such as recording users’ private information illegally, corrupting the protection in the computer, introducing more and more unwanted malware and virus into the computer without restraint, etc. With all malware remaining in the users, the consequences would be terrible and users’ legal rights and interests would be violated. All confidential information stored on the victimized machine must be at high-risk of exposure. Therefore, users should remove Video MediaPlay-Air as soon as possible and repair the corrupted computer immediately.

To completely remove the requires all components deletion of the Video MediaPlay-Air potentially unwanted program including files and registry entries. If you need professional help, you may Live Chat with QiSupport Online Services now.

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How to Remove the Video MediaPlay-Air from Your Infected PC Completely

Uninstall Virus from Control Panel.

1. Click Start menu and lick on the control panel option.

For Windows 8 users, need reach the desktop and just move the mouse cursor around on the Start screen to reveal a new Apps button. Click Apps button and search control panel from search box.

2. You then see Control Panel window, you will be presented with one of 2 different screens according to the version of Windows.

3. From next page click Add/Remove programs or Uninstall a program option. Choose malicious program related with the Video MediaPlay-Air. And then choose Uninstall or Remove.

4. Follow pop-up wizard to get the Video MediaPlay-Air malware removed from the infectious machine.
5. Show hidden files now,
Click Start button. Go to Control Panel

Double click on Files and Folder Option

Select View tab. Check “Show hidden files, folders and drives.”

Uncheck “Hide protected operating system files (Recommended).

Click Ok to apply all changes.

6. Access to the local disks by double clicking My Computer icon. Detect files related with the Video MediaPlay-Air there.

%Temp%\ [random].exe

7. Press Windows + R keys to reveal Run box. Type regedit in Run window, click ok to open Registry Editor. Then search and remove Video MediaPlay-Air malicious adware entries there.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “.exe”

Remove Video MediaPlay-Air Extensions, Plugins, and Cookies

For Internet Explorer Users

Open Internet Explorer, Go to Tools> Manage Add-ons> select Toolbars and Extensions, disable the malicious and any other unknown add-ons.

For Google Chrome Users:

Open Google Chrome, click on Chrome menu button. Go to Tools >Extensions> select unwanted extension and click trashcan icon to remove it.

For Firefox Users:

Open Mozilla Firefox. Go to Tools Add-ons> Select Extensions. Choose Video MediaPlay-Air and Click on Disable or Remove button to remove it. After that, you can reboot the infectious machine and put all changes in effect.


Video MediaPlay-Air potentially unwanted program definitely is a malware for all the computer users, so, never download and install this kind of recommended programs into the computer without hesitation. Users should always get help from those official protection tools for security and never trust unknown programs. In order to prevent the Video MediaPlay-Air malware infection effectively, users should pay attention on those strange pop-ups coming from unknown senders, and never approve unknown installations unless you are 100% sure about it. The basic measure is to install an anti-virus program on your PC for real-time protection. Finally, if you still need more help to remove the Video MediaPlay-Air, you can ask for professional help with QiSupport Online Service

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