Pop-up Removal Guide

Do you know what Pop-up is?

If Pop-up appears on your screen from time to time, there is a possibility that an undesirable application is installed on your computer. Our specialists believe that adware is the only type of program that might generate pop-ups because the server is used mainly by adware programs. We highly recommend that you remove adware from your system. It is the only effective way to get rid of Pop-up ads. In most cases, adware programs can be removed manually. If you have decided to erase all these programs yourself, you should definitely read through this article in order to find out more information about their removal.

You should never click on Pop-up ads because you might be taken to unreliable websites. In addition, it is not advisable to click on Download or Install buttons because you might install a bunch of unreliable applications on your computer. According to the researchers at, you might allow adware and potentially unwanted applications (PUPs) to enter your system in the future. Of course, much more serious programs might also slither onto your computer if you keep clicking on Pop-up ads. As you can see, it is better to ignore them because malicious software might easily slither onto your computer.

Research has shown that any adware program can use the advertising platform, so it is basically impossible to name here the applications that can be installed on your computer. Actually, you might not even know that you have them on your PC, because many undesirable programs enter the system without permission. In order to prevent suspicious programs from entering, you should also install an antimalware tool on your computer. Only reliable tools will prevent malware to slither onto your computer, so you should install a trustworthy one on your PC.

You already know that an advertising-supported application can be responsible for the presence of Pop-up ads, so you have to detect and erase this program as soon as possible. We recommend leaving all the work to a trustworthy automatic malware remover because it is not a very easy task to detect and erase malicious software.

How to remove the undesirable application

Windows XP

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Open Control Panel.
  3. Select Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find the software that you want to erase.
  5. Remove it from the system.

Windows 7 and Vista

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Select the unwanted program.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Windows 8

  1. Start typing Control Panel. Open it.
  2. Click Uninstall a program and select the suspicious software.
  3. Click Uninstall.

In non-techie terms:

We think that it is very important to delete all the suspicious applications manually, so we recommend that you scan your computer with a diagnostic scanner even if you do not see Pop-up ads on your screen anymore. If you do not bother to erase remaining infections, they might cause you inconvenience in the future and other serious threats might enter your system via those infections.