pop-up removal

Start spreading the news! website is not the good resource to update your Video Player. You will actually see this strange alert in your screen, telling you to click on a special button where you will supposedly get this Video Player. The problem is that along with it you may also obtain a lot of other junk programs for your PC. pop-up

Pop-ups from website are originated by certain nasty adware in your computer. Most likely you’ve recently installed some free application which was by default bundled with some adware. However, things could be even worse if you decide to obey these misleading instructions as mentioned by pop-up windows. Here is the example of faulty information they present:

Alert: Your player might be outdated
Recommended Download
Video Player
Your download is ready!
Click here to start your download!
Note: This Update is Free and Takes Under a Minute on Broadband No Restart Required
For better viewing performance please update your movie player.
Beautiful HD video, faster graphics rendering, and higher performance.

You might think that it is OK to implement this download and installation. The problem is that this particular pop-up may result in all sorts of other totally useless and even hazardous applications to become the part of your system. So, we strongly recommend you not to click on these pop-ups, no matter how intrusive they are.

Indeed, you might see not just one of such pop-ups, but quite a large number of them popping up on a regular basis. In order to fix this problem with your browser and solve this problem of browser redirection through random website you need to remove the adware which causes such problems with your computer.

The tutorial below explains adware removal using two different methods. One of them implies scanning of your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer, the powerful antispyware program. You will need to download the application, install it into your PC, scan your system with it and remove all the infection the program detected in your system (with its full registered version). It is also important that you reset your browsers with its help. Alternative removal solution for adware causing pop-ups is to uninstall this adware manually. We’ve also furnished you with the detailed instructions on how to do it below. If you need more help on our part, please feel free to contact us without hesitation.

Anti-malware tool necessary to eliminate pop-up 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 suspicious adware from the Control Panel of your computer.

  1. Make sure that all your browsers infected with adware 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 suspicious adware programs 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 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.