Know How to remove pop-up from PC

3 Dec pop-up is a misguiding message that is primarily displayed on offensive and doubtful websites. The users of PC that is infected with potentially unwanted program will have to face such problems on regular basis. The browser settings are automatically gets modified and unsafe webpage redirections occurs on regular basis. So, basically if your PC is infected with any kind of potentially unwanted program, browser-hijacker, adware, then you will face such spam message and unwanted webpage redirection regularly. There is no need to panic as you can fix the issue. It is recommended to read the blog till the end to complete solution and removal methods.

More Details about pop-up pop-up is  very disturbing because it pops up regularly even while you are doing some important tasks. Such pop-ups are based on pay-per-click and pay-per-install basis hence the associated cyber-criminals makes a lot of money through this. Its aims are to drive Online traffic to sponsored websites. It shows bogus error messages and fake warning alerts. This is followed by pop-ups offering technical support that are totally bogus. It claims that the technical support providers are security experts but they are cyber-criminals in reality. They will ask to make unnecessary modifications in the PC settings such as altering the default settings of browser, registries, and System files and so on. They also manipulate the victims to connect the PC with remote server. You will be asked to reveal the personal details such as username, password, and bank account details and so on.

The intrusion of potentially unwanted program is totally secret. It attacks the PC secretly by bundling the scripts and payloads with shareware and no-cost program. The bundler doesn’t reveal about the hidden attachment and downloads the additional files along with the main program. If you choose basic or default installation methods then this is risky. It is always advised to choose advance or custom installation process so that additional hidden files gets detected and could be stopped from getting installed in the PC.

Some of the Precautionary Measures to avoid pop-up attack in Future:

  • Browse safely and don’t click on random links and pop-ups
  • Read the terms and agreement very carefully before downloading any program
  • Don’t open email attachments that are send by unknown senders
  • Avoid visiting doubtful websites such as adult domains, Online dating and gambling etc.
  • Update the security firewall settings by using a powerful anti-malware tool

Remove pop-up  using powerful Windows Scanner
Download Automatic Removal Tool to eliminate infectious threat

Now, if you don’t want to face all these functions later inside the PC with pop-up  then you were highly suggested to delete pop-up  by installing expert’s anti-malware tool inside the PC.

So, what is anti-malware tool?

Anti-malware tool (SpyHunter 4) is a powerful real time protection programs for the Windows Operating System which has been created by Enigma Software Group. It is fully capable to protect the Computer against threat like pop-up . However, you can also remove this threat by manual process but it is little bit complexly. Besides that, the manual process requires Computer skill. That means, you need to put some extra effort on your PC in order to remove pop-up . As well as, you should have ability to revert back any wrong steps which you have taken in manual process. Otherwise the PC might be goes even worst conditions. On the other hand with the anti-malware tool you don’t requires any extra Computer skill or effort. The Spy Hunter has been designed between experts and novice Users level. Thus, you can easily operate without any worries of harm your Computer. Therefore, in my opinion I would like to prefer anti-malware tool in order to uninstall pop-up  from Computer.

Complete tutorial to delete pop-up  using automatic removal method


  1. As you will run anti-malware tool, you will see two options located in middle of screen. Please click on **Scan Computer Now** option in order to proceed to full System scan.step-1
  2. You can also see the error result while scanning of PC.step-2
  3. If you want to scan any particular volume drive or removal pen drives then you can use this Custom Scan option.step-3
  4. Spyware Helpdesk will help you in solving the PC’s errors online (just like Customer services).step-4
  5. System Guard, this functions will helps you to keep your Computer safe from offline threat.step-5
  6. By using Network Sentry Option your browser will safe from online threat and your online activities will be protected by this anti-malware tool.step-6
  7. Al last, by enabling the Scan Scheduler function, your Computer will automatically keep scanned timely by this tool and notifies you if this tool caught any error.step-7

How to get rid of pop-up  manually?

Eliminate pop-up  by going through Control Panel:

  1. Click on the Start menu icon located on below left of screen (Right click for Windows 8 and 8.1 Users).control-panel-1
  1. Select Control Panel option > Programs.control-panel-2
  1. The Programs which were installed on PC were located in this list.control-panel-3
  1. Please find out pop-up  as well as their associated files and click on it to uninstall it.control-panel-4

Remove pop-up  entries from Windows Registry box:

  1. In order to go to the Windows registry box, please click on Win logo button+ R key together.manual1
  1. Type **regedit** in run dialog box. (If it asks your permission to open this window then click on Yes button)manual2
  1. Registry Box will suddenly open up please go through every location given below in this window in order to find out and delete pop-up .manual3
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\ pop-up .exe
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Extensions
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Mozilla\Firefox\Extensions
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Opera Software
    Explorer\Main\Start Page Redirect=
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\virus name
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon Shell = %AppData%\IDP.ARES.Generic.exe
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run Random
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Random.

Method to prevent pop-up  and other similar threats in future

After all, the single biggest factor in preventing a threat like pop-up  infection is lies upon you. Even you already install anti-malware and you scan your Computer timely, if you don’t be carefully towards your PC while using it. It is obviously to get infected by pop-up  again. Therefore, you just need vigilance to avoid being affected by threat in future and n some tips and suggestion mention here will hopefully prevent your Computer from infection in coming time.

  • Keep your anti-malware updated.
  • Use strong passwords for valuable information to prevent from hacking.
  • Disable auto-run functions for downloaded files and injected drives.
  • Block auto update from network inside System.
  • Leave it out unknown recipient email attachments.
  • Avoid connecting to open source network like Wi-Fi.
  • Use hardware based firewall in order to protect your System against infections.
  • Deploy DNS protection from automatically get modified.
  • Use ad blocker extension and software in order to surf without getting any additional commercial ads and junk notifications.
  • Do not use any untrusted or unofficial domain for surfing and downloading files inside browser.

Click here to Download Automatic Removal Tool to Uninstall pop-up 

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