How To Uninstall pop-up Permanently From PC

Remove pop-up

Know More About pop-up pop-up is identified as an adware program which is responsible for displaying numerous adverts on your system screen. It will display lots of pop-ups on the web browsers such as Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera and Safari. This unwanted program penetrates onto your machine in order to promote the third party products and services. By modifying the computer default settings, pop-up can easily avoid the removal process from antivirus program. It may even disable the antivirus tool which is installed on the infected machine and even block the firewall. Besides, the unknowingly installation of pop-up threat will result in slow machine performance, appearance of excessive pop up ads, random redirection on unknown websites when click on its related ads and other PC errors.

Moreover, pop-up threat comes along with many free programs and software. As a result, lots of other rogue programs, toolbar, extensions, plugins or add-ons will be installed on the users computer without their knowledge. Due to the fact that this pop-up unwanted program is associated with the affiliated websites, cookies would be showed in order to keep trace of users online activities. It is absolutely possible that this threat could invade the users confidential and sensitive data or information for generating illegal profits. Hence, we strongly recommend to get rid of pop-up immediately from your computer system without any delay.

Disturbing Properties of pop-up

  • Annoying pop up ads takes over your system screen.
  • Unknown rogue programs installed automatically.
  • Your Internet connection starts behaving slowly.
  • Changes the default settings of your browser and PC.
  • Slows down the running speed of your computer.
  • It may disable your installed antivirus program.


How to Uninstall pop-up from Compromised System

Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from pop-up

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

    How to Remove pop-up 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 pop-up 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 pop-up from Google Chrome

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

  • Select and Open Mozilla FF, Select pop-up or other Add-ons by clicking on Menu button
  • Mozilla Addon 1

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to pop-up.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

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


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