Uninstall PUP.Optional.ScrollUp: PUP.Optional.ScrollUp Removal Guide


Recently I am seeing PUP.Optional.ScrollUp on the PC which is so annoying. Due to this , While I was visiting on legit web page that instantly bombarded with many nasty ads which has made my browsing session very annoying and interrupted to browse normally. I don't know what is this but I want to remove it completely. Can someone help me to remove PUP.Optional.ScrollUp permanently? Thank you. 

Description about PUP.Optional.ScrollUp

PUP.Optional.ScrollUp is reported as to be a potential unwanted adware program that installs silently on the PC without your approval while you visit some suspicious website, lurking with free software downloading from malicious resources and via spam emails attachment. When PUP.Optional.ScrollUp get installed on the PC then instantly your browser will be harmed by this threat. It can modify your browser's setting without your approval. Due to this, basically your browsers will be flooded with many annoying pop-ups ads which will prevent you to browser normally by interfering your meanwhile of your browsing Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Safari etc. 

PUP.Optional.ScrollUp will displays various type of ads like banner, coupons, offer, discount and other so that it can get you easily into its trust to earn money from you. It can redirect your web page to suspicious website through its unwanted pop-ups ads later it has chance to install many other threat into your computer which may be intrusive to harm your computer. So, you are requested to eliminate  PUP.Optional.ScrollUp completely without delaying. 


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How to Uninstall PUP.Optional.ScrollUp from Compromised System

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

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

    How to Remove PUP.Optional.ScrollUp 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 PUP.Optional.ScrollUp 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 PUP.Optional.ScrollUp from Google Chrome

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

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

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to PUP.Optional.ScrollUp.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

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


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