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From the last 2 days, pop-ups ads constantly appears on my browser. I used all possible ways to eliminate the unwanted pop-up ads but it won't disappear. Even scanning my system with the anti-virus program won't detect the threat. I have no idea what to do. Anyone here can you please help me to remove pop-ups ads completely from my Windows PC. pop-ups is a nasty adware that comes with browser hijacker features and can redirect your search or browser without your knowledge. It replaces your default homepage and search engine without your consent. Well, this type of adware comes in bundled with third-party downloads and install itself without your permission. What more, pop-ups appears on all the pages you opened while surfing on-net. You will notice several other ads and pop-ups also appears on your browser and due to this surfing becomes tough for the PC users.

Besides this, it generate various ads including banner ads, videos, etc and if you click any of the ads then it redirects you to malicious websites and it is quiet possible that harmful program or files automatically starts downloading on the infected PC. pop-ups ads occupies uses huge amount of system resources which in result degrades the performance of your Windows PC. It install add-ons or plug-ins, etc to monitor and record your online activities. Also, collect important data including your personal and financial data. Hence, if you are also facing similar trouble then follow the instructions and remove pop-ups quickly from your Windows PC.

Here are few symptoms of pop-ups given below:

  • It redirect your search result and alters your default browser settings without your consent.
  • It shows thousands of unwanted and annoying ads
  • You will notice endless pop-ups appears on your desktop while you are connected to Internet.
  • Slow-downs the performance of your PC


Click to Free Scan for pop-ups on PC

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”.

Reset chrome 1

  • Click on the button and get rid of pop-ups from your Google Chrome.

Reset Chrome 2

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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