Steps To Uninstall Pop-up Easily From Default Browser and Computer


Do you know what is Pop-up? You will be surprise to know that there are thousands of Internet users are experiencing unexpected problems only due to this uninvited pop-up on their browser. Before they recognize what exactly this Pop-up, their system and browser both are start performing weird, sluggish and even make hard to perform any kind of online activities. If you are also among those victims whose browser has already affected with this unwanted program then don't be panic and get ready to Uninstall this program immediately from browser and computer by with the help of given removal procedures. Pop-up Pop-up Description :- Pop-up can be classified in Adware program it may installed on your computer with third party applications as such programs are often comes with bundled freeware programs and all those cost free stuffs such as movies, pictures, free software updates, games, pdf files, etc. that usually downloaded from Internet. Once installed Pop-up will begin performing many changes with browser settings, it may add various advertising program extensions and tool bar into browser. Whenever you will launch your browser it automatically get appear on every corner of browser and also display on all that sites that you most used to visit. The main role of this advertising program is to display end-less pop-up on your browser with intention to mislead your online activities into downloading fake or threatening programs. On the other presence of this irrigating Pop-up will affect your browsing activities and always redirect you to many unknown sites that wont wish to visit.

Other problems caused by Pop-up:-

  • It will degrade your browser performance by consuming Internet data in downloading unwanted advertisements.
  • It will bombard your browser by displaying tons of ads that sounds useful but those ads may redirect you to unsafe sites.
  • It may responsible for installing other harmful malware on compromised computer
  • It may also affect system functionality and make you tough to perform off-line tasks.
  • It also cause poor system performance, application crashes, corruption with files system malfunctioning and many unknown errors may also occur while performing new operations on computer.

This Pop-up is not safe for your computer, if you don't want to face its consequences and prevent computer from further damages then it is advised to remove Pop-up quickly from PC without delay any single bit.



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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