How To Remove pop-up ads 

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Staff January 27, 2015

If you are getting random pop-up ads from within Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome.
And will display a pop-up box to updated or install a piece of software (eg: Java, Flash Player, Web browser). If you click on the “Download”, “Run Update” or “Click to install now” button.
Then its Time to remove the malware.

Open Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Programs and Features and find out recently installed unwanted applications.
If you are not sure Use Norton Power eraser if you are not well aware which program you need to uninstall, after installing Norton Power eraser Click advance options and click scan now next to Unwanted Application Scan.
Follow the instructions to complete.
Remove On Firefox:

on the address bar type about:addons Hit enter you will see a new window, click on Extensions tab and if you find addons here, please click on ‘Remove’ button.
Change the home page to and default search now on the address bar type about:support hit enter and find reset or refresh Firefox it will now remove homepage, serach and new tabs.

Remove On chrome:

On the chrome address bar type chrome://extensions/ and remove the by clicking on bucket icon.
Now enter chrome://settings/searchEngines on the address bar and on the default search change it to one you wish for and remove by clicking on X icon.
Change home page on the address bar type chrome://settings/startup then on the input box enter the site you wish to be your homepage example click ok and done.
If it still doesn’t helps reset Chrome on the address bar enter chrome://settings/resetProfileSettings on the pop up window click Reset and confirm.

Remove on Internet Explorer
Go to > Control Panel\All Control Panel Items and find internet options on the general tab you can see the homepage input box remove and enter site you wish to be your homepage.
Open the Programs tab click on manage addons tab on click toolbars and extensions find right click on it and disable it.
below you can see a tab search providers remove
If that still doesn’t helps click on the advance tab and reset the internet explorer.
Refer to this article if you still have trouble with pop-ups and virus
Install and run AdwCleaner


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