How to Eradicate 1-866-808-0989 Permanently


Help! My browser has been attacked by 1-866-808-0989 which says to update my Java and Adobe as it has been found to outdated. I am sure it is fake because recently I have updated this both software. Really, it seems like virus because my chrome setting has been modified due to this. Although, I have tried my MSE to uninstall it which was failed. Now, I expect someone to help me. Can anyone guide me to how to fix it completely? Thank you. 

1-866-808-0989 More Description

1-866-808-0989 is considered as deceptive program which is also so annoying to irritate users displaying its unwanted ads on the PC. Mostly, it appears on the all browser to disturb you when you are donging online activities. It is capable of taking over all type of browser including Chrome, IE, Mozilla Firefox, Safari etc. It has been designed by third party mainly to earn profit of victimize computer. In general, 1-866-808-0989 enters on the PC by taking chance of downloading some freeware application and clicking some spam emails etc. 

once 1-866-808-0989 entered on the PC, first of all it will shut down your firewall to bring different type of unwanted ads to cheat you as well as to invite many malware to harm your PC dangerously. It can collect your sensitive information information like password, login ID and bank account details by fetching fake pop-ups and ads to take some security help of its tech support service where you will be fraud to pay money for its scam service. So, it is required to be cautious of this type scam service. Due to this your computer will be highly dangerous because it is able to download many harmful malware by remote server. So, if it is found on the PC then it is very important that you take decision to uninstall it as soon as possible if you don't want more issue for the PC. 


How to Uninstall 1-866-808-0989 from Compromised System

Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from 1-866-808-0989

(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 1-866-808-0989 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 1-866-808-0989 or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall 1-866-808-0989 ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove 1-866-808-0989 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 1-866-808-0989 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 1-866-808-0989 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 1-866-808-0989 and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove 1-866-808-0989 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 1-866-808-0989 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 1-866-808-0989 from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select 1-866-808-0989 related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove 1-866-808-0989
  • 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 1-866-808-0989 on Mozilla FF

  • Select and Open Mozilla FF, Select 1-866-808-0989 or other Add-ons by clicking on Menu button
  • Mozilla Addon 1

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to 1-866-808-0989.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

  • Now Click on Remove to delete 1-866-808-0989 permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of 1-866-808-0989 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 1-866-808-0989. 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 1-866-808-0989 or its removal process