How do I remove pop-ups?

Start spreading the news! is yet another domain name actively involved in massive distribution of various targeted pop-ups aimed at scaring users into downloading various junk programs. This is done by means of displaying various faulty alerts about the need to download and install various applications, such as some Video Player. Please be not tricked by such pop-ups, since they’re quite instrumental in forcing you to do what they need. In this tutorial you will find out how to get rid of such pop-up windows from your browser. pop-up window

Below please find the example of the faulty information presented by such pop-ups:

The page at says:
Your Video Player is ready to Download!
Click ok to Download!
Recommended Download
The latest version of New Player with critical security fixes is ready to install now.
It doesn’t take too long to install – and you’ll get all the latest improvements and fixes.

All these pop-ups, by the way, are already powered by some nasty adware, which is the part of your computer. In order to get rid of these pop-ups you need to remove their source, i.e. the adware causing their multiple occurrence. The majority of adware today is actively spread in the Internet on the basis of being bundled by default with all sorts of other free programs. Hence, users who spend a lot of time downloading and installing freeware need to be quite selective in what exactly they install into their PCs in addition to the main applications of their choice. Reading the EULAs (End User License Agreements) of such free software is a good source of the information about third-party software installation offers. Hence, if you read about some adware which is advertised as the excellent tool for you to be installed into the system, please do not trust this information. You need to go to the advanced or custom installation mode where you may uncheck such extras from becoming the part of your system.

The sad part of the story begins when users fail to read the EULAs and the instructions of the setup wizards carefully. Typically they just click on “Next” and “I agree” buttons during the installation process, without actually understanding what exactly they agree with. This results in adware intrusion into their systems, and then they start facing all such annoying pop-up windows in their screens.

Our strong recommendation is that you carefully follow the adware removal tutorial set forth in the guide below explaining how to remove this disgusting adware from your computer. Note that in this guide we recommend you to scan your PC with GridinSoft Trojan Killer, which is a powerful antispyware program indeed. You will need to remove all the infections it finds (with its full registered version) and to reset your browsers with its help. If you need more assistance on our part, please feel free to contact us at any time.

Anti-malware tool necessary to eliminate pop-ups automatically.

Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer

Detailed automatic removal instructions:

  • Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer via the download button (above).
  • Install the application and scan your computer with it.
  • At the end of scan click “Apply” to remove all infections related to this adware:
  • Apply scan results by Trojan Killer

  • Important! It is also very important that you reset your browsers using GridinSoft Trojan Killer after you delete this particular adware. Shut down all your available browsers right now.
  • In GridinSoft Trojan Killer click on “Tools” tab and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings

  • Select which particular browsers you would like to be reset and choose the reset options:
  • Options to reset browsers

  • Finally, Click on “Reset” button.
  • You will receive the confirmation windows about browser settings reset successfully.
  • Reboot your system now.

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:

Manual (free) instructions to get rid of pop-ups.

Step 1. Uninstalling adware from the Control Panel of your computer.

  1. Make sure that all your browsers infected with pop-ups are shut down (closed).
  2. In Windows XP, Vista and 7 click on “Start” and go to the “Control Panel“:
  3. Accessing the Control Panel in Windows XP, Vista and 7 versions

  4. To access the Control Panel in Windows 8 or 8.1, move the PC mouse next to the left-bottom hot corner of your Windows 8 or 8.1 screen, then right-click on it:
  5. How to access the Control Panel in Windows 8 and 8.1

  6. In Windows XP click on “Add or remove programs“:
  7. Add or remove programs in Windows XP

  8. In Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1 click on “Uninstall a program“:
  9. Uninstall a program in Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1

  10. Uninstall related adware program from your system. To do it, in Windows XP click “Remove” button related to it. In Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1 right-click on related adware program with the computer mouse and click on “Uninstall / Change“.
  11. Step 2. Removing the adware from the list of add-ons and extensions of your browser.

    In addition to removal of any suspicious adware programs from the Control Panel of your PC as explained above, you also need to remove this adware from the add-ons or extensions of your browser. Please follow this guide for managing browser add-ons and extensions for more detailed information. Remove any items related to this particular adware and other unwanted applications installed on your PC.