Delete Popup : Complete Instructions To Eliminate Popup Popup

Hey, my all system browsers are flooded with number of malevolent pop-ups linked with Popup. I just found that my homepage looks as very different and I didn't get any information about how this adware infection enters in my system. I always keeps diverting to some insecure websites instead of original site while I start any search queries. My Windows system is behaving very slowly since last few minutes. So, can you suggest me how can block Popup and get back my system in normal way ? Popup is newly detect adware infection that has ability to take control the system files and registry entries without giving any type of information. It may automatically run to its irrelevant paid services and connect to malevolent server to downloads tons of unfamiliar programs on your targeted system. Popup may insert precarious plug-in, extensions or toolbars to your system browsers without any obvious reason. When your browser gets infected by this dubious adware bug, you may be encounter a variant of unstoppable advertisements in forms of insecure banner ads, useless coupons, interstitial ads, video ads and some others. Apart from these malevolent traits, Popup may bombard you with mass of endless pop-up adverts and some fake security notifications.

The prime objective of these pop-ups is to trick user to click on misleading adverts and purchase user to other sponsored product or services. If Popup loads in your system, it runs lots of devastating processes and brings various high risk threats like spyware, rootkits, keyloggers, malware, redirect infection and so forth. It may mess up your registry entry and randomly triggers bunch of unknown error messages that keeps coming out in your default web pages without any authorization. Along with this, Popup not only creates popups problems and typically utilizes an advanced cookies to records the browsing contents, credit card details, bookmarks or other confidential information. It is a major threat to your privacy securities. That's why, you should take constant removal guidelines to uninstall Popup without any delay.  


Learn To Remove Popup Using Manual Methods

Phase 1 : Show Hidden Files To Delete Popup Related Files And Folders

1. For Windows 8 or 10 Users : From the Ribbon’s View in My PC click on Options icon.

Folder search option Win 10 or 8

2. For Windows 7 or Vista Users : Open My Computer and tap on Organize button on the upper left corner and then to Folder and Search Options from the drop down menu.

Folder search options Win vista or 7

3. Now go to the View tab and enable Show hidden files and folder options and then uncheck the Hide protected system operating files checkbox option below.

Folder and Search options step 3

4. Finally look for any suspicious files in the hidden folders as given below and delete it.


  • %AppData%\[adware_name]
  • %Temp%\[adware_name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware_name].exe
  • %AllUsersProfile%random.exe
  • %CommonAppData%\[adware_name]

Phase 2 : Get Rid of Popup Related Extensions Related From Different Web Browsers

From Chrome :

1. Click on Menu icon, hover through More Tools then tap on Extensions.

chrome tools extensions

2. Now click on Trash icon on the extensions tab there next to suspicious extensions to remove it.

chrome extensions trash

From Internet Explorer :

1. Click on Manage add-ons option from the drop down menu on going through Gear icon.

IE manage add-ins

2. Now if you find any suspicious extension in the Toolbars and Extensions panel then right click on it and Delete option to remove it.

IE toolbar and extensions

From Mozilla Firefox :

1. Tap on Add-ons on going through Menu icon.

mozilla add-ons

2. In the Extensions tab click on Disable or Remove button next to Popup related extensions to remove them.

mozilla extensions

From Opera :

1. Press Opera menu, hover to Extensions and then select Extensions manager there.

Opera Extension 1

2. Now if any browser extension looks suspicious to you then click on (X) button to remove it.

Opera Extension 2

From Safari :

1. Click Preferences… on going through Settings Gear icon.

safari settings - preferences

2. Now on Extensions tab click on Uninstall button to remove it.

Safari Extension tab

From Microsoft Edge :

Note:–As there is no option for Extension Manager in Microsoft Edge so in order to sort out issues related with adware programs in MS Edge you can change its default homepage and search engine.

Change Default Homepage of Ms Edge –

1. Click on More(…) followed by Settings and then to Start page under Open With section.

Microsoft Edge View advanced settings

2. Now select View advanced settings button and then in Search in the address bar with section, you can select Google or any other homepage as your preference.

Ms Edge Homepage 2

Change Default Search Engine Settings of Ms Edge –

1. Select More(…) then Settings followed by View advanced settings button.

Microsoft Edge View advanced settings

2. Under Search in the address bar with box click on <Add new>. Now you can choose from the available list of search providers or add you preferred search engine and click Add as default.

Ms Edge Search Engine 2

Phase 3 : Block Unwanted Pop-ups from Popup On Different Web Browsers

1. Google Chrome : Click Menu icon → Settings → Show advanced settings… → Content Settings… under Privacy section → enable Do not allow any site to show pop-ups (recommended) option → Done.

Chrome Block pop-ups

2. Mozilla Firefox : Tap on Menu icon → Options → Content panel → check Block pop-up windows in Pop-ups section.

Mozilla Block Pop-ups in Content tab

3. Internet Explorer : Click Gear Settings icon → Internet Options → in Privacy tab enable Turn on Pop-up Blocker under Pop-up Blocker Section.

Pop-up Blocker Internet Explorer

4. Microsoft Edge : Press More(…) option → Settings → View advanced settings → toggle on Block pop-ups.

Ms Edge Block Pop-ups

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