How To Delete AdWare/Shopper.tq

I have found AdWare/Shopper.tq on my PC. It is showing lots of unwanted pop-up ads on my computer. Actually i found this threat when I was downloading a free program on my PC. Suddenly my computer screen get filled with unwanted AdWare/Shopper.tq pop-ups. It is really annoying that i am unable to browse the Interrnet peacefully. My Internet speed also get down. I have scanned my PC but Norton is unable to detect to this threat. I have no idea how to get rid of this nasty threat. Please help me to delete AdWare/Shopper.tq from my PC. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thank You.


AdWare/Shopper.tq is a nasty adware program. It is created by cyber crooks to silently enter your computer and perform malicious activities. This nasty adware is mainly intended to make profit by boosting the traffic of dubious websites. It wants to promote sponsored advertisements on your computer screen to redirect your browser. This malicious PC threat is able to infect any of the Windows based computer system very easily. Once inside your system, it can also easily infect your working web browser. This nasty adware program mainly assail the mostly used web browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and many others. It is a severe threat for your PC.

AdWare/Shopper.tq can get inside your computer through several deceptive ways. Creators of this nasty adware program mostly uses bundling method to deploy this threat into your machine. When you download any bundled freeware on your system, this nasty threat automatically get installed. It can also get dropped on your PC via infected websites, shareware, and spam email attachments. After getting inside your computer, it will bombard your desktop with tons of annoying ads. AdWare/Shopper.tq will also track your browsing history and online activities to collect your personal details. It can use those information to show targeted ads on your system. Aside this, it can also risk your privacy by sharing those details with remote hackers. It is suggested to immediately remove AdWare/Shopper.tq from your system.


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How to Uninstall AdWare/Shopper.tq from Compromised System

Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from AdWare/Shopper.tq

(this Guide illustrates how to restart Windows in Safe Mode in all versions.)

Step:2 Now you need to View all Hidden Files and Folders that exist on different drives

Step:3 Uninstall AdWare/Shopper.tq from Control Panel

  • Press Start Key + R together and Type appwiz.cpl
  • appwiz

  • Now Press on OK
  • This will Open the Control Panel. Now look for AdWare/Shopper.tq or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall AdWare/Shopper.tq ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove AdWare/Shopper.tq from Startup Items

  • To Go to Startup Area, Click on Start Key + R
  • Type msconfig in the search area and click on Enter. A window will pop-out
  • Misconfig 1



  • In the Startup area, look for any suspicious AdWare/Shopper.tq entries or that are from Unknown Manufacturers
  • (This is an important step and users are advised to monitor all items carefully over here before proceeding further.)
  • Step:5 How to Remove AdWare/Shopper.tq from Localhost Files

  • Click on Start Key + R in Combination. Copy and Paste to Open hosts File
  • notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts
  • Soon, you will get a list of suspicious IP’s in the bottom of the screen
  • hosts_opt-1

  • this is quite helpful in knowing if your browser has been hacked
  • Steps 6: How to Remove AdWare/Shopper.tq and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove AdWare/Shopper.tq from IE

    Open IE and Click on Tools. Now Select Manage add-ons
    IE Extension 1

    In the pane, under Toolbars and Extensions, Choose the AdWare/Shopper.tq extensions which is to be deleted

    IE toolbar and extensions

  • Now Click on Remove or Disable Option.
  • Press Tool button and Select Internet Option
  • Internet-options

  • This will lead you to the Tab, now Select Privacy Tab, Turn on Pop-up blocker by clicking on it.
  • IE-block-pop-ups


    How to Uninstall AdWare/Shopper.tq from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select AdWare/Shopper.tq related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove AdWare/Shopper.tq
  • chrome-extensions 2

  • Under Advanced Settings Option, Enable Do not allow any Site to Show pop-ups. Click on Ok to apply it.
  • Chrome-not-allow-pop-ups

    How to Block AdWare/Shopper.tq on Mozilla FF

  • Select and Open Mozilla FF, Select AdWare/Shopper.tq or other Add-ons by clicking on Menu button
  • Mozilla Addon 1

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to AdWare/Shopper.tq.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

  • Now Click on Remove to delete AdWare/Shopper.tq permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of AdWare/Shopper.tq on Edge on Win 10

  • First of all Open MS Edge and Click on “More actions(…)” link
  • Edge-1
  • Now Select and Click on Settings In Menu under “More Actions”
  • Edge-2

  • Under Settings, screen click on View Advanced Settings button
  • Edge-3

  • In Advanced Settings, turn on Block pop-ups by toggling button to ON
  • Edge4


    Following the above Manual Steps will be effective in blocking AdWare/Shopper.tq. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC


    Don’t forget to given your feedback or submit any question if you have any doubt regarding AdWare/Shopper.tq or its removal process