Deleting pop-up Completely

An overview on pop-up pop-up are just irritating pop-up generated by an ad-supported adware program named These pop-up are mostly out of content of your web surfing. Does not matter which version of Windows System you are using because it has the ability to infect all System that execute on Windows based Operating System. It mainly forces innocent users to visit the suspicious domains and urge System user to download some free and unknown programs. This type of pop-up has also potential to risk the PC by dropping several PUP. The screenshot of pop-up is as follow :

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Detailed information of pop-up

This type of advertising platform is actually created by the cyber offenders with sole intention to redirect innocent user to the commercial sites to boost web traffic and generate online revenues for adware creators. These pop-up may appear on your PC in the blue or shown when system user visits the specific site or triggers the specific keyword. The pop-ups may appear on your browser and screen in numerous form such as pop-up, pop-under, banner ads, deals, comparison prices, in-text ads, video or audio ads, image ads and much more. But you should avoid to click on any sponsored advertisements and links under any circumstances.

Malicious doings of pop-up

Upon the successful installation, it automatically replaces user's default webpage to and modifies entire browser settings. After making unnecessary modification, it prevents user to access their favorite URL or webpage normally. Additionally, it download too much additional program and execute them at system background which as a result degrades overall performance speed. The worst behavior of such a browser hijacker infection is that it gather user's all personal data such as username, IP addresses, username, banking login details, password, debit or credit card details and much more. To have a better surfing experience and avoid Windows System from further malware attack, deletion of pop-up is required from the infected Windows PC immediately.

Silent sources of pop-up infiltration

  • Opening of spam attachments and messages that arrived from the unverified source or person.
  • Visiting of malicious links such a torrent, porn and suspicious pop-ups.
  • Updating of the existing applications or programs from the redirected links.
  • Downloading of freeware and shareware packages.
  • Playing online games, downloading of any pirated software, P2P sharing of files and much more.


A. pop-up Manual Removal

How to Change the System Folder Settings to view hidden files

On Windows 7 | Vista

Windows Logo button is to be selected and then you need to Open Windows Explorer.

Click on Organize selecting Folder and Search Options.

Now Click on View Tab and select Show hidden files and folders Option to view pop-up related files.


Click on OK to Apply

On Windows 8

Select on Windows + E keys in combination on the keyboard.

Click on View Tab option

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File name Extensions along with hidden items is to be checked

Step 2: Delete pop-up Related Files in Hidden Folders as given

  • %Temp%\[adware name]
  • %AppData%\[adware name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware name].exe
  • %CommonAppData%\[adware name]
  • %AllUsersProfile%random.exe

Step 3 : Remove pop-up Related Registry Files on Windows

First, Open Registry Editor

On Windows 7| Vista

Click on Start Button

Select on Run Button

Type regedit

Finally Click on OK button

On Windows 8 Computer

Click on Win [Window Key] + R in Combination on Keyboard

Type regedit.exe in dialog box and press OK.


Confirm OK to open the registry editor.

Look for pop-up related files and entries created in Win Registry.

Note: This step is only suitable for users having Technical Skills, if you delete any other entries other than pop-up, it will permanently damage your PC.

B. pop-up Removal from Windows OS

How to Uninstall pop-up related program on PC

on Windows 10

1. On Win 10 Screen, Click on Start Menu and Select All apps.

  1. this will show entire list of apps installed on Win 10, Find pop-up or any other suspicious program from the list. Right Click on the Selected item to uninstall it.

On Win 7 | Vista

  1. Select and Click on the Start Button and Click on Control Panel using Start Menu.

control panel2. You need to Select Uninstall Program under the Program Category in Control Panel.

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3. Using the Window, Program and Features option, select Installed on to view all the recently installed programs, Now uninstall pop-up or any other suspicious programs.

From window 8 PC

1. Press Windows key + I simultaneously , then open Setting Bar, click Control Panel to open it

2. Under Programs category, select Uninstall a program

3. Search pop-up program in Program and Features window, then click on Uninstall


Step 2:- Uninstall pop-up toolbar, add-on, plug-in and extension from browser IE/Microsoft Edge/Firefox/Google Chrome

From Chrome Browser

1. On Chrome browser, select menu


2. Select Advanced Settings option


3. Click on Extension


4. To remove pop-up extension, click on Trash icon

5. Select the Remove option in dialog box

From Microsoft Edge Browser

( Microsoft Edge does not support extension, now you have to just reset the search engine and homepage of Edge browser)

1. Set homepage on Edge browser to remove pop-up

  1. On address bar click More(..), and then select Settings option

Edge-Browser-Settings3. View Advanced Settings for specific page, to set homepage to Open with option

advance-settings-edge4. To set your own homepage click on Custom, the then type URL of your own homepage


2. To remove pop-up set default Search Engine

  • On address bar click More(..), and then select Settings option
  • select the View advanced settings option
  • Select “Search in the address bar with”, then enter the search engine by clicking on <Add new> option, then click on Add as default


  •  Custom option is to be selected, enter the URL of the homepage to be set as


From IE Browser

1. To open Manage add-ons on your IE browser, click on Tools button


2. Select Toolbars and Extensions, them make a selection of pop-up to remove it


3. Now click on Reset button to remove pop-up add-ons


From Firefox browser

1. To open Add-on Manager tab, select Menu button, and then click on Add-ons


2. Click Extensions

FF Ext

3. Select Remove or Disable button

IE-disable-add-on-1 pop-up Uninstallation: Know How To Get Rid Of pop-up Successfully

French Se Débarrasser De pop-up de Firefox : Retirer pop-up
German Löschen pop-up Manuell
Polish Pozbyć się pop-up z Internet Explorer : Pozbyć się pop-up
Portuguese Desinstalar pop-up de Firefox
Italian pop-up Cancellazione: Soluzione a Elimina pop-up manualmente
Spanish Guía paso a paso para Deshacerse De pop-up
Japanese 削除 pop-up 単純なクリックで
Dutch Verwijderen pop-up van Internet Explorer : Weggooien pop-up
Danish Fjerne pop-up fra Chrome : Afskaffe pop-up

How to Remove pop-up Automatically

Well, in the fast growing technology and day by day increasing malicious activities of cyber criminals, it is necessary for every computer user to protect their PC from pop-up. You must own a best removal tool which can provide safety and security to your windows machine. pop-up Free Scanner is one of the best tool which is capable to detect pop-up or any malware completely from compromised machine. However you need to purchase its licensed version to delete pop-up completely.

User Guide : Automatic pop-up Free Scanner

Step 1 Download the software and now install it on your computer. Click on “Scan Computer” to detect presence of pop-up and its harmful traces.


Step 2 Scan in progress can be viewed


Step 3 Use System Guard feature to block entry of pop-up and its infectious files.


Step 4 HelpDesk is an additional feature which is can sort out all your troubles usually you face when PC is infected with pop-up


Step 5 pop-up Free Scanner has Network Sentry feature which helps to block modification done through Internet connectivity on your computer system.

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Step 6 Enable Scan Scheduler feature on your computer to perform scanning at pre set time like daily, weekly or monthly.