Know What is and how to delete it


What is is actually a website which related to the tech support scam and hosts it on its main web page. In the main page of this site, a phone number +61-1800-737-431 is used by the developer of this site to contact the supposed technician's support. The scam alert always tries to implement that your System has been blocked due to a problem and only 'Apple support technicians can help you. Besides this message, the scam also uses a modified message of the Error #268D3 scam. It will always be rerouted you to unfamiliar sites by displaying endless pop-up ads and links in form of deals, banner, promo codes, in-text ads, and other online intrusive advertisements. This site is mainly known for displaying adverts and causing redirection issue. It hijacks your all web browser and causes lots of troubles to you. What's worse, it gathers victims all sensitive data and shares them with scammers. In order to keep data and PC safe, it is very necessary to delete immediately.

How does spread over the PC?

Clicking on suspicious pop-ups ads and links, the opening of any Spam email attachments, surfing the web carelessly, downloading of freeware packages from unknown sources etc, all are thew most common way to spread over the entire PC. These type of sites are usually coming along with third-party freeware and installation packages. 

To avoid the installation of this website, the user needs to choose always Custom or Advanced installation mode. They do not need to access or respond any mail attachments that send from unknown senders, avoid to visit any suspicious links etc. By taking these prevention measures you can easily avoid your Computer from being affected by

Annoying Traits Made By

  1. Bombards you by displaying endless pop-up ads and links.
  2. Slows down Computer performance and Internet speed.
  3. Automatically modified your homepage, DNS, search provider etc and lead you always to
  4. Keep an eye on your browsing activities and steal your all sensitive data.
  5. Opens up the backdoor and allow hackers to access your PC remotely.

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An Effective Tutorial Video Guide To Delete


How to Uninstall from Compromised System

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

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

    How to Remove 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 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 from Google Chrome

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

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

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

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


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