SIVApp adware : Quick Uninstallation Steps From Compromised System

SIVApp adware ; Threat Summary



SIVApp adware







Showing too much ads or pop-ups, redirections, fake links, slow PC etc.


Bundles of third party freeware or shareware, corrupt links, intrusive advertisements etc.

Infected PC


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SIVApp adware Can Slow Down Your Computer

SIVApp adware is an annoying and nasty system infection detected as an adware. This suspicious threat is developed by the hackers to get illegal profit. It is a silent intruder that can get inside of your system secretly. You are completely unknown how this adware get inside of system and why are you getting too much advertisements on your system. Once loaded on your system start making various annoyances on it by doing unwanted activities. It try to take full control on your system installed web browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera and Edge to easily display huge amount of unwanted ads, banners, fake alerts and other suspicious links on browsers whenever you launch it to surf the Internet. It completely ruin all your surfing experience by making redirections on severe sites while trying to visit a legitimate site. It can violate your privacy by stealing personal and sensitive credentials about system and online presence. The adware also uses most of system resources into unknown process to diminish computer performance.

remove SIVApp adware

SIVApp adware can easily intrude into various versions of Windows by following smart infection distribution tricks. Mostly it installed on system by following stealth using third party free software installers that hide their installation list to drop it on users system along with the source program. It happens due to careless system security and download of suspicious third party software on system without checking their reliability. Due to this kind of suspicious installation it is highly suggested to use "Custom or Advanced" screen instead of "Express or Default" screen to install freeware or shareware on system that do not disclose their list of installation to see the additional associated programs and if you found anything suspicious then you can terminate it to safe system from infection attack.

So you should always be alert what you are going to install on your computer and use a trusted anti-malware to uninstall SIVApp adware from compromised machine.  

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How to Uninstall SIVApp adware from Compromised System

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

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

    How to Remove SIVApp adware 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 SIVApp adware 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 SIVApp adware from Google Chrome

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

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

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

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


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