How to Remove Pop-up Ads?(Adware Removal Guide)

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How to Remove Pop-up Ads?(Adware Removal Guide)

Postby Frances » 2014-01-10 0:23 Pop up Ads always bothering you when you surfing online? This post shows you what is Pop-up Ads and how to remove it completely from your computer. Learn more.

About Pop up Ads:

Similar to Pop up Ads, is an online advertising platform created by adware or other unknown program to boost traffic and generate pop up ads. Once installed, constantly displays you various advertisements whenever you browsing on the Internet with Internet Explorer, Firefox or Google Chrome or any other browsers, such as this

Usually the pop up ads are aims at making money by promoting some unfamiliar programs such as free video downloader or some other freewares. shows you tons of advertisements to redirect you to sponsored websites and convince you to download or buy those products. pop up ads (2).jpg

On the other hand this kind of pop up ads always use tracking cookies to collect computer users information including IP address, email address, personal browsing traces and so on. Although is not a vicious and malicious computer virus like ransomware, the advertisements and sponsored links shown from may put your computer at great danger of being infected with malware. You are not recommended to keep this threat ignored. ads.jpg

Usually is distributed through compromised malicious websites or legitimate websites from the internet. Also your computer can be infected with when you download some programs or file from an unknown links. Another way of propagating this annoying Pop up Ads is using spam email which may contains unsafe attachments and malicious links.

Computer users should always remember that download freewares or free applications from Internet or open and visit unknown website are the most common ways for your computer to be infected with malwares. You should be careful and thoughtful when you download softwares, always remember that you should download them from its official site. On the other hand when you install them, keep in mind the Advanced or Custom installation should be your first choice and do not select anything that is not familiar to you. pop up ads.jpg

Similar Adware Threats:

AddLyrics, DealSpy,Coupon Genie,Savings Addon,Coupon Pigeon,Chitka Pop-up, Bucksbee, Browse22Save,Gboxapp,Bubble Dock,Tiger Savings, Price Peep,Sweetpacks,Priceblink, popup,DealDropDown,UnfriendApp,Tidy Network,BullVid Download Manager, PUP.LoadTube, WindowShopper,FaceSmooch,Supreme Savings,Coupon Slider, Kontera Adware, LessTabs, Continue To Save,myCoups,Genius Box,Deal Fairy,Search Donkey,KingTranslate,Spy Guard,Spy Alert,Solid Savings,DealPly,Safe Saver,Actual Click Shopping,Search Deals,Unfriend Check, Record Checker,Coupon Companion,,,,, App,Wajam, Pop up Ads, CouponDropDown, Lucky Leap,Savepath Deals, Pop-up Ads, Pop-up Ads, Pop-up Ads,“Ads not by this site”, Pop-up Ads, Ads, Pop-up Ads, Pop-up Ads, Pop-up Ads,Coupon Amazing,The Sea App, ZenDeals, LemurLeap,,, Save Share, BrowseFox, LinkSwift,,,SavingsShip,,,Savings Scout, Bonanza Deals,Savings Explorer,,Boby Lyrics,,,Saltar Smart,,Nessipol,Price Finder,Rinkela Deals,Word Layers,AppsHat, Linksicle, Lamilov, LyricsSay,,Travian Ads,Deal Scout,Ttessab Ads,LyricsSing,SuperLyrics,LyricsBuddy,AccelerateTab, Kozaka Ads, Fanhoosh, Illoxum,Bomlabio, LyricsParty. Pop-up Ads Removal Guide Overview:

    Step 1 Uninstall Unfamiliar Program from Computer
    Step 2 Repair Modified Hosts Files
    Step 3 Repair and Reset your Browsers
    Step 4 Clean Cookies and Residual Files Using Cloud System Booster

    Malware Detecting and Pop-up Ads Blocking Tips (VERY IMPORTANT)

Step 1 Uninstall Unfamiliar Program from Computer

    Windows 7/Vista users:
      Click "Start" ("Windows Logo" in the bottom left corner of your desktop), choose "Control Panel".
      Locate "Programs", "Uninstall a Program".
      Look for suspicious or unfamiliar program, select this entry and click Uninstall.

    Windows XP users:
      Click "Start", choose "Settings" and click "Control Panel".
      Locate and click "Add or Remove Programs". Locate "Programs and Features".
      Look for suspicious or unfamiliar program, select this entry and click Remove.

    Please note, related program may vary by name and you are suggested to uninstall any suspicious or unfamiliar third party program.

Step 2 Repair modified hosts files

1 Go to Start, type C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc in the search box
2 Double-click hosts file to open it. Open with Notepad or any other text editor.


The Windows hosts file should look the same as in the image below (Windows XP). There should be only one line: localhost (Windows XP) localhost ::1 (Windows Vista/7/8).


Note: If there are more lines, remove them and save changes.

Step 3 Repair and Reset your Browsers

* Internet Explorer

      1 Open Internet Explorer, go to Tools , then click on Internet Options.


      2 In the Internet Options dialog box, click on the Advanced tab, then click on the Reset button.


      3 In the Reset Internet Explorer settings section, check the Delete personal settings box, then click on Reset.


* Mozilla Firefox

      1 Open Firefox, click the Firefox button, go to the Help sub-menu, and select Troubleshooting Information.


    2 Click the Reset Firefox button in the upper-right corner of the Troubleshooting Information page.


    3 Then click Reset Firefox in the confirmation window that opens. Firefox will close and be reset.

* Google Chrome

      1. Exit Google Chrome completely.

      2. Enter the keyboard shortcut Windows key(between Ctrl and Alt) +E to open Windows Explorer.

      3. In the Windows Explorer window that appears enter the following in the address bar.

      Windows XP: %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\
      Windows Vista/ Windows 7/ Windows 8: %LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\


      4. Locate the folder called "Default" in the directory window that opens and rename it as "Backup default."

      Try opening Google Chrome again. A new "Default" folder is automatically created as you start using the browser.

Step 4 Clean Cookies and Residual Files Using Cloud System Booster

    Cloud System Booster is a small and high efficient utility based on cloud technology which can run on most versions of Microsoft Windows Operating System. Cloud System Booster consists of four main function module including Registry Cleaner, Disk Cleaner, Optimizer and PC Repair to maximize your PC performance by cleaning junk files, disabling unneeded services, clearing 3rd party applications, and repairing registry errors.

    Cloud System Booster also can protect your privacy by cleaning your browsing history, temporary internet files, browser cookies and extensions, minimizing the chance of falling into Internet scam. Please download and install the system cleaner tool Cloud System Booster by clicking download link below:



    2 Install Cloud System Booster. Go to Disk Cleaner, Internet Explorer,Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox tab, please select Internet Explorer Cookies, Mozilla Firefox Cookies and Google Chrome Cookies option, and then back to the main screen of Cloud System Booster. You can also check the items you want to clean or optimize from Registry Cleaner, Optimizer and PC Repair module.


    3 Now you can click on the Quick Care button to clean your computer quickly. When the scan finished, click Clear button to remove those junk files, browser cookies, invalid registry entries to maximize your computer performance. (You may also click the numbers to view detailed results.)


    Malware Detecting and Pop-up Ads Blocking Tips (VERY IMPORTANT)

      To make sure the computer is clean from and any potential malware infections, you are highly recommended to use Anvi Smart Defender antimalware to protect your computer.

      Anvi Smart Defender is a brand new anti-malware software designed to protect your PC from being infected with computer virus and malware. Featuring with the powerful Cloud Scan Technologies and daily updated database, Anvi Smart Defender can detect, block and remove latest malware threats including Trojan, ransomware, worms, backdoors and malicious adware. Anvi Smart Defender is devote to providing advanced Internet security solution for computer users.


      Pop-up Ads Blocking Tips: To block Popup ads and any unwanted or malicious website, you can take advantage of this ads-block tool--Anvi AD Blocker(which is available and free in Toolbox of Anvi Smart Defender Pro, the picture shown above). Anvi AD Blocker is designed to automatically filter and block malicious websites, phishing sites, pop-up ads, etc. to build a solid browser hijacker defense to your system. Please click the “Free Download” picture below to download this tool directly.



      For instance, to block the from your web browser, you can just add this to the blacklist of Anvi AD Blocker by clicking More-> Settings->under the blacklist tab, click the Add URL button->Enter in the appeared window->click Add button to add the url and close the add url window-> click Apply on the settings menu to make it and click X to close the window and save the change.



    Recommendation for Slow PC

      Image---Slow PC Booster--Anvi Ultimate Defrag---Anvi Ultimate Defrag is a safe, quick and efficient tool for users to improve their computer performance by analyzing fragmented files, cleaning system junk files, repairing bad disk sectors and defragging hard drives. Anvi Ultimate Defrag is a brand-new utility that allows you to defrag multiple drives simultaneously as well as defrag removable drives such as mobile disk and USB drive.
      Image---PC Startup Booster-- Anvi Startup Booster---Anvi Startup Booster is developed to help users start their Windows faster and smarter by simplifying start-up process, optimizing system settings, deactivating unnecessary programs and configuring network settings.
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