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  • Halloween Masterpiece Chrome Extension Image

    Remove the Halloween Masterpiece Chrome Extension

    Halloween Masterpiece by emeu.me is a unwanted Chrome extension that has a description of "Then these projects are sure to help". When installed, it will create a small icon in the Chrome toolbar that when clicked on, will open the web page https://www.ehow.com/how_12343589_turn-front-yard-halloween-masterpiece.html....

  • SimplyWatch Video Player PUP Image

    Remove the SimplyWatch Video Player PUP

    SimplyWatch is a potentially unwanted program that allows you play various media files on your computer. SimplyWatch is promoted through web popups that state "Latest version of SimplyWatch is required to encode and/or decode (play) audio and video files in high quality. - Download and Install latest version.", which then prompts you to download the program. When you download and install the program, SimplyWatch may be instal...

  • Defendsearch.com Search Redirect Image

    Remove the Defendsearch.com Search Redirect

    If searches from a new tab page are being redirected to the site Defendsearch.com, then you have a browser extension or addon installed that is performing these redirects. Some extensions, such as Secure Chrome Pro, will cause searches from your browser's address bar or from a new tab page to redirect through http://defendsearch.com/?q=[search-query], which currently displays a Google Custom Search engine results page....

  • Secure Chrome Pro Chrome Extension Image

    Remove the Secure Chrome Pro Chrome Extension

    Secure Chrome Pro by defendsearch.com is a Chrome extension that has a description of "Get protection from online threats like unreconized / fishing / virus websites ! in ONE click". When installed, Secure Chrome Pro will add a little icon to your toolbar that when clicked will query https://www.phishtank.com/ to see if the site is safe to visit. ...

  • Chrome Security Warning Scam Image

    Remove the Chrome Security Warning Scam

    The Chrome Security Warning is a web browser based scam that tries to trick you into calling an unwanted Chrome extension. This alert display an alert that pretends to be Chrome displaying a warning that states that attackers are trying to install malware and steal your information. As this is a scam, you should not call install any programs that it display to you....

  • Coupons Advertisements Image

    Remove Coupons Bar Ads From Web Sites

    If you visit a web page and see a vertical bar labeled Coupons, like in the image below, then you are either infected with adware or have an unwanted browser extension installed. These unwanted programs will inject vertical and horizontal advertisement banners into web sites that you are viewing that are labeled Coupons or Best Coupons. These banners will contain a list of coupons or deals associated with the content of the p...

  • Folder Share Adware Image

    Remove the Folder Share or FolderShare Adware

    Folder Share, otherwise known as FolderShare, is an adware program that reads shares a Windows folder as a network share. What it does not tell you, though, is that it will also install numerous executables that display advertisements on your computer every 60 seconds in the default browser. ...

  • Star Shaped Pies Chrome Extension Image

    Remove the Star Shaped Pies Chrome Extension

    Star Shaped Pies by boac.me is a unwanted Chrome extension that has a description of "This tasty and beautiful dish is guaranteed to be the star of the party". When installed, it will create a small icon in the Chrome toolbar that when clicked on, will open the web page https://www.ehow.com/how_12340570_make-starshaped-berry-hand-pies.html....

  • Tuneup Pro System Optimization PUP Image

    Remove the Tuneup Pro System Optimization PUP

    Tuneup Pro is a Registry cleaner that states it can optimize a computer in order to increase its performance. When it performs a scan it will list various issues in the System related errors, Com and ActiveX errors, User related errors, and Startup and uninstall errors categories. When a user tries to fix the detected "issues", Tuneup Pro will fix 15 of them, but require a user to purchase a license to the program to fix the ...

  • Would Like To Use Your Computing Power Page Image

    Remove the Would Like To Use Your Computing Power Page

    If your browser displays a page stating that it "Would Like To Use Your Computing Power", then you should close the browser. These pages contains scripts such as Coinhive that utilize your browser to mine for the digital currency called Monero. ...

  • V.luxfp.space Ads Image

    Remove V.luxfp.space Advertisements

    If your computer is connecting to the V.luxfp.space page and being shown Russian advertisements for adult sites, games, or shopping sites then you may be infected with adware. Some adware will automatically open web sites that redirect you to various sites. One of the sites that you may be redirected to is http://v.luxfp.space/....

  • Amazon Rewards Event Web Page Image

    Remove the Amazon Rewards Event Web Page

    The "Amazon Rewards Event" page is an web browser advertisement that states that Amazon is providing a special rewards for Amazon users to show their loyalty. Ultimately it will say you won a prize and then prompt you to fill out a survey that includes your contact details. As it is unknown what these details will be used for or who is collecting them, you should avoid entering any information....

  • Dzoper.com Redirect Image

    Remove the Dzoper.com Redirect

    The Dzoper.com Browser Redirect is when your computer's default browser constantly opens and utilizes the dzoper.com site to display unwanted advertisements. When dzoper.com redirects a browser to an advertisment, the ads are typically for tech support scams, unwanted chrome extensions, surveys, web games, russian dating sites, and adware bundle downloads. ...

  • Bestadbid.com Redirect Image

    Remove the Bestadbid.com Redirect

    The Bestadbid.com Browser Redirect is when your computer's default browser constantly opens and utilizes the bestadbid.com site to display unwanted advertisements. When bestadbid.com redirects a browser to an advertisment, the ads are typically for tech support scams, unwanted chrome extensions, surveys, web games, russian dating sites, and adware bundle downloads. ...

  • Congratulations Amazon User Web Page Image

    Remove the Congratulations Amazon User Web Page

    The "Congratulations Amazon User" page is an web browser advertisement that states the visitor has won a special Amazon reward and that you need to spin a wheel to select your prize. When you spin this wheel it will ultimately say you won a prize and then prompt you to fill out a survey that includes your contact details. As it is unknown what these details will be used for or who is collecting them, you should avoid entering...

  • Windows Defender Security Center Tech Support Scam Image

    Remove the Windows Defender Security Center Tech Support Scam

    The Windows Defender Security Center Alert is a web browser based tech support scam that tries to trick you into calling a remote support number. This alert display an alert that pretends to be Windows defender security states that your device is under threat. It then prompt you to call a remote support number. As this is a scam, you should not call the listed phone number as they will just try to sell you unnecessary service...

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