Remove pop-up redirect virus

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If you are permanently facing the load of pop-ups in your browser this means your system is touched by adware. This is not a virus or malware in the full meaning of this word, however, this is not a good application either. Its main purpose is to redirect you to many dangerous places in the web, through which your PC may become contaminated with all sorts of other hazardous applications. Also, it pursues the goal of displaying intrusive ads while you surf the web. pop-up

Pop-ups coming from site have been noticed to attack all widely used browsers today, such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera and Mozilla Firefox. In case you prefer to use some other browsers based on the Chromium open source project, they may become affected as well.

Typically intrusion of adware causing pop-ups is the result of you downloading and installing some cost-free software. This definitely means that you bear personal responsibility for dealing with cost-free software. In any case, make sure you always read carefully what else you’re suggested to make the part of your system. If you read about certain adware you do not need, go ahead and switch to the advanced (custom) installation mode to prevent any junk software from getting into your system.

Pop-ups originating through domain will be very excessive and will cause much damage to your system. Eventually, the PC may start freezing and you will not be able to use it freely. There will be high CPU usage and most likely your PC may crash. We suggest that you do not tolerate such troubles but rather scan your system with a reliable anti-malware tool and reset your browsers with its help. pop-up automatic removal tool: virus removal steps:

  • Download GridinSoft AntiMalware and scan your PC with it.
  • Click on “Apply” to remove all threats found after the scan is completed:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft AntiMalware

  • Shut down all your available browsers.
  • In GridinSoft AntiMalware click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
  • Built-in utility of GridinSoft AntiMalware to reset browser settings

  • Follow the instructions, select browsers you need to be reset, and click on “Reset” button. Finally, restart your computer to apply all made changes:
  • Options to reset browsers with GridinSoft AntiMalware

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft AntiMalware:

How to prevent your PC from being contaminated with pop-ups again in the future.

GridinSoft AntiMalware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft AntiMalware

This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft AntiMalware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):

Malicious item blocked by GridinSoft AntiMalware

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