How to Get Rid of Adware: Win 32/Peapoon

I am posting my problem here with the hope that you guys will suggest me an efficient solution for it. Adware: Win 32/Peapoon is keeps bothering me to perform any online activities on my PC. It has modifies my homepage, search engine and constantly generating several adds and pop-up messages on my browsing screen. It even redirect my search term on unknown sites. I am so annoyed and willing to remove Adware: Win 32/Peapoon malware infection as soon as possible from my PC. Please help me to do so!!!!

Adware: Win 32/Peapoon is an annoying advertising platform deployed by cyber criminals in order to promote sponsored endorsements by utilizing your online activities. Being an adware infection this nasty malware infection it not only interrupts your online activities but also control the web browser you use such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera, Safari, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Chromium and so on. It makes several changes in your browser settings and can ruin your entire browsing experience in just no time. Although Adware: Win 32/Peapoon does not cause any direct damage in your PC but download and install other malware in your system and makes it vulnerable for further damage. 

Adware: Win 32/Peapoon can deploy several deceptive methods to infiltrates in your computer such as downloading third party freeware application, opening Spam emails, clicking unknown links, visiting suspicious sites, peer to peer network sharing, shareware, social engineering, using infected media and so on. However, once it get installed in your PC then users are likely to witness several unusual issues in their PC. It also monitor your online activities and collect confidential information which can be utilized by the cyber criminals for rogue purpose. Therefore, it is recommended to uninstall Adware: Win 32/Peapoon adware infection as soon as possible from your Windows computer system.  


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How to Uninstall Adware: Win 32/Peapoon from Compromised System

Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from Adware: Win 32/Peapoon

(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: Win 32/Peapoon 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: Win 32/Peapoon or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall Adware: Win 32/Peapoon ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove Adware: Win 32/Peapoon 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: Win 32/Peapoon 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: Win 32/Peapoon 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: Win 32/Peapoon and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove Adware: Win 32/Peapoon 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: Win 32/Peapoon 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: Win 32/Peapoon from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select Adware: Win 32/Peapoon related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove Adware: Win 32/Peapoon
  • 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: Win 32/Peapoon on Mozilla FF

  • Select and Open Mozilla FF, Select Adware: Win 32/Peapoon or other Add-ons by clicking on Menu button
  • Mozilla Addon 1

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to Adware: Win 32/Peapoon.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

  • Now Click on Remove to delete Adware: Win 32/Peapoon permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of Adware: Win 32/Peapoon 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: Win 32/Peapoon. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC


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