PopAndPush Removal Guide

PopAndPush is bogus browser extension. This parasite has taken over your computer when an adware application infiltrated your machine. The malicious program will randomly display browser pop-ups and no matter how hard you try to remove it – it will just keep coming back. If that has been happening to you recently, then it is obvious that the adware has abducted your PC.

PopAndPush
PopAndPush

PopAndPushhis is a dangerous browser add-on that versions developed for the most popular applications used for surfing the Internet: Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Safari, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Upon installation of the hijacker it automatically changes the default home page, new tabs page and search engine.

If you looking to stop all actions resulting from PopAndPush may be required to go into the web browser Internet settings or control panel to find and eliminate all associated web browser extensions or add-on components. Such a process may also be done automatically by using a proper antimalware resource. Dealing with the annoyances of unTabs on a daily basis may turn into a much more serious issue if unTabs is left to run on your PC.

PopAndPush hijacker removal guide


STEP 1. Remove PopAndPush virus from the browser

First of all, PopAndPush is a browser hijackers, like many others. So, here is the simple way to remove them from the browser and get your homepage and search engine back. You just need to reset your browser settings. To do this automatically and for free, you can use the Reset Browser Settings tool from GridinSoft:

  1. Reset Browser Setting is a tool, included to the complex anti-malware program. So, first of all, you need to download and install GridinSoft Anti-Malware (here or from the product page):
  2. Open the Tools tab on the top menu. Choose the Reset Browser Settings tools from the list:
  3. Choose Reset Browser Settings tool
    GridinSoft Anti-Malware tools tab
  4. Select the browser, which is infected by PopAndPush, and options, that you need to reset, and just do it! (Please, be aware, that this procedure will close all instances of the selected browsers, and save your work in them before clicking on the “Reset” button):
  5. Choose your browser and click Reset
    Reset Browser Settings options
  6. When this process is done, you’ll see such screen. It means, that your browser settings are default now and PopAndPush has been removed from your browser:
  7. Your browser is clean!
    Reset Browser completed

Video guide on how to reset browser automatically:

BUT!! Unfortunately, it doesn’t mean that PopAndPush hasn’t installed some malicious software directly in your system. So, we strongly recommend every user, who has the same problem, to scan his computer after the browser resetting and make sure, that PC is clean and safe.

STEP 2. Remove PopAndPush traces from the system

  1. Go back to the GridinSoft Anti-Malware main screen and choose the scan type:
  2. Choose "Full Scan"
    GridinSoft Anti-Malware Scan Types
  3. Scan your computer system:
  4. Please wait until the scan completed
    Anti-Malware Scan Process
  5. After the scan is completed, you will see if there is any adware on your PC. Remove the detected items by clicking on the “Apply” button:
  6. Move detected items to quarantine
    GridinSoft Anti-Malware Scan Results
  7. Finally, this window is a proof of your system’s absolutely cleanness. You removed PopAndPush!
  8. GridinSoft Anti-Malware Removal Process
    Removal process completed. Your system is clean!

Video guide on how to remove PopAndPush from the system:

STEP 3.How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with PopAndPush in the future.

GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “On-Run 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:

The useful and interesting function may allow people to prevent install of malicious software. It means, when you will try to install some suspicious file, On-Run Protection will block this installation attempt ahead of time. NOTE! If users want to allow the dangerous program to be installed, they may choose “Ignore this file” button. In case, if you want to terminate malicious program, you must select “Confirm”.

On-Run Protection from malware
GridinSoft On-Run Protection

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