Uninstall PUP.Sheed Antivirus – PUP.Sheed Antivirus Removal Guide


"I got PUP.Sheed Antivirus on my computer system after downloading and installation of some free of cost programs on my computer last Saturday. I have no any consent that I have allowed PUP.Sheed Antivirus program on my computer or the program ask for permission before installation. Many time I tried to uninstall PUP.Sheed Antivirus from my computer but it won't go. After installation of this program my entire computer system is working weired. While online operations, display of tons of online advertisements does not allow me to complete the task properly. So please advise me appropriate removal steps to eliminate PUP.Sheed Antivirus from my computer."

PUP.Sheed Antivirus is an adware program which only impersonate like useful program on victims computer. It uses infiltration methods to break into online computers without any permission or consent of user. It is also able to cheat anti virus and firewall protection on Windows computer. After a sneaky installation and activation on Windows computer, very advanced rootkit and anti removal techniques helps this adware program to remains undetected and also avoid removal of PUP.Sheed Antivirus from infected computer. When the program get activation on your computer then it silently spy on your Internet session and record your online activities. So first of all, PUP.Sheed Antivirus adware infection violate user's online privacy. The adware program also drops other malware and open doors for many severe PC threats also.

PUP.Sheed Antivirus can redirect on malicious, hacked, illegal or phishing websites. Thus it supports other malicious programs to sneak into your computer and bring maximum infection. On the other hand hackers also get opportunity to invade your computer system and perform malicious tasks. Simply the adware generate web traffic and sales leads for third parties and earns revenue for its developers, but it also keep eyes on your web browsing activities. When you use your credit card for online shopping, payment of bills and other finance related uses or, log-in online accounts with specific user name and passwords, then PUP.Sheed Antivirus record these confidential information and exports on remote server. So you can suffer with any kind of major cyber fraudulence and sacrifice your hard earnest money. You should not wait to remove PUP.Sheed Antivirus from your infected computer.


How to Uninstall PUP.Sheed Antivirus from Compromised System

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

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

    How to Remove PUP.Sheed Antivirus 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.Sheed Antivirus 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.Sheed Antivirus from Google Chrome

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

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

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

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


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