How To Delete Pop-Ups

I have found Pop-Ups on my computer displaying all over on my computer screen. Those unwanted ads are every where. Whatever website I open, which sites I visit, loads of Pop-Ups keep displaying on my desktop. I am totally get annoyed by those ads. I have scanned my PC but my anti-virus is saying that your system is clean. What should I do to get rid of those ads. My browser is automatically getting redirected to unknown websites. Is there any idea to completely remove Pop-Ups from my system? Pop-Ups Pop-Ups is a notorious PC threat that can get installed on your computer without permission and perform harmful activities. It has been classified as a nasty adware program that bring loads of pop-up ads on the infected computer system. This perilous adware program is mainly intended to make lots of profit by promoting sponsored ads and boosting the traffic of its partner websites. It will display lots of ads on your computer screen, if you will click on those ads then your will get redirected to unknown websites. Pop-Ups will also infect your web browser to shows those on your computer. It is able to infect all famous web browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and others. Pop-Ups mainly intrude the targeted computer system through bundled third party programs, spam emails, suspicious websites, shareware and various other lucrative techniques. Once this nasty adware manages to infiltrate your computer system, it will easily make unwanted changes to your system and browser settings. This malicious adware has main intension to boost the traffic of sponsored websites and generate revenue. Pop-Ups will also monitor your web browsing history and habits to collect your personal details. It will use those information to show targeted ads on your computer system according your browsing habits. It can also send those details to remote hackers for illegal profit making purpose. If you also see this Pop-Ups on your computer system, then your system is in danger. Go through this guide to easily and quickly remove this nasty adware from your computer system.


Step:1 Remove Pop-Ups or any Suspicious Program from Control Panel resulting in Pop-ups

  • Click on Start and in Menu, Select Control Panel.


  • In Control Panel, Search for Pop-Ups or any suspicious program


  • Once found, Click to Uninstall Pop-Ups or related program from list of Programs

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  • However, if you are not sure do not Uninstall it as this will remove it permanently from the system.

Step:2 How to Reset Google Chrome to Remove Pop-Ups

  • Open Google Chrome browser on your PC
  • On the top right corner of the browser you will see 3 stripes option, click on it.
  • After that click on Settings from the list of menus available on chrome’s panel.

  • At the end of the page, a button is available with option to “Reset settings”.

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  • Click on the button and get rid of Pop-Ups from your Google Chrome.

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How to Reset Mozilla Firefox to Uninstall Pop-Ups

  • Open Mozilla Firefox web browser and click on the options icon with 3 stripes sign and also click on help option with (?) mark.
  • Now click on “Troubleshooting Information” from the given list.


  • Within the upper right corner of the next window you can find “Refresh Firefox” button, click on it.


  • To reset your Mozilla Firefox browser simply click on “Refresh Firefox” button again, after which all unwanted changes made by Pop-Ups will be removed automatically.

Steps to Reset Internet Explorer to Get Rid of Pop-Ups

  • You need to close all Internet Explorer windows which are currently working or open.
  • Now open Internet Explorer again and click on Tools button, with wrench icon.
  • Go to the menu and click on Internet Options.


  • A dialogue box will appear, then click on Advanced tab on it.
  • Saying Reset Internet Explorer Settings, click on Reset again.

  • When IE applied the default settings then, click on Close. And then click OK.

Restart the PC is a must for taking effect on all the changes you have made.

Step:3 How to Protect your PC from Pop-Ups in Near Future

Steps to Turn On Safe Browsing Features

Internet Explorer: Activate SmartScreen Filter against Pop-Ups

  • This can be done on IE Versions 8 and 9. It mailnly helps in detecting Pop-Ups while browsing
  • Launch IE
  • Choose Tools in IE 9. If you are using IE 8, Find Safety option in Menu
  • Now Select SmartScreen Filter and opt for Turn on SmartScreen Filter
  • Once done, Restart IE



How to Enable Phishing and Pop-Ups Protection on Google Chrome

  • Click on Google Chrome browser
  • Select Customize and Control Google Chrome (3-Bar Icon)
  • Now Choose Settings from the option
  • In the Settings Option, Click on Show advanced Settings which can be found at the bottom of the Setup
  • Select Privacy Section and click on Enable Phishing and Malware Protection
  • Now Restart Chrome, this will keep your browser safe from Pop-Ups


How to Block Pop-Ups Attack and Web Forgeries

  • Click to Load Mozilla Firefox
  • Press on Tools on Top Menu and Select options
  • Choose Security and enable check mark on following
  • warn me when some site installs add-ons
  • Block reported Web forgeries
  • Block reported attack Sites


If still Pop-Ups exists on your system, Scan your PC to detect and Get Rid of it

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