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  • Dyaform.com Ads Image

    Remove Dyaform.com Ads from Search Result Pages

    If you are seeing advertisements injected into the top of Bing or Google search result pages that have links from Dyaform.com, then your browser most likely has an unwanted extension or addon installed. There are various extensions and addons that inject dyaform advertisements into Google and Bing search result pages. These advertisements will be injected so that they match the keyword that was searched for, but will be provi...

  • Your Windos Has Been Banned Screenlocker Image

    Remove the Your Windos Has Been Banned Screenlocker

    The Your Windos hasbeen banned screen locker is a Trojan that displays a fake security screen stating that the PC has been banned due to terms of use violations. It then tells you to contact the nearest Microsoft technician to get a an unlock code to unlock it. If a victim enters the correct code, then the screen will unlock and display another screen with instructions on how to remove the Trojan. If you encounter this screen...

  • FixIt PC Cleaner Image

    How to Remove FixIt PC Cleaner (Uninstall Guide)

    FixIT PC Cleaner is a Registry cleaner and system optimization program that states it can increase a computer's performance and privacy by cleaning the registry and removing unnecessary files. When executed, FixIT PC Cleaner will scan a computer and then list what it detects as PC performance issues , registry items that are a problem, privacy cocnerns. In order to fix these issues, you are then prompted to purchase the progr...

  • PC Robotics Miner Image

    Remove the PC Robotics Miner Trojan

    The PC Robotics Miner is a Trojan that utilizes a victim's CPU processing power to mine digital currency. When installed, this Trojan will install a PC Robotics.dll DLL into the C:\Program Files\PC Robotics\ folder. This DLL will then launch an executable in the %Temp% folder that performs the mining on the computer. These temp files will have a name similar to gC0E1.tmp.exe and will utilize a lot of CPU resources as shown in...

  • Spoutly Image

    Remove the Spoutly PUP

    Spoutly is a potentially unwanted program that is commonly installed through adware bundles. This program acts as a front-end to the site Spoutly.com and plays video content and allows you to read other articles. While running, I did not see the program play any advertisements other than one for getting your own phone through the application....

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    How to Remove Adware from a PC

    If you are constantly seeing popups, advertisements on sites where their shouldn't be, or tech support scams then you are most likely infected with Adware. One of the biggest problems facing computers users is the growing rise of and problems with removing Adware programs. While adware has always been a problem, in the past these programs typically displayed a popup advertisement here and there or displayed advertisements wit...

  • Screenshot Pro Image

    Remove the Screenshot Pro PUP

    Screenshot Pro is a potentially unwanted program that is commonly installed through adware bundles. While this does perform the desired behavior of creating screenshots of applications, screens, and portions of the screen, according to MalwareBytes this program is also adware that displays advertisements....

  • Movie Search Extension Image

    Remove the Movie Search & Movix.searchalgo.com Extension

    Movie Search is a Google Chrome extension that promotes itself as a way to easily search for information about movies. When installed, Movie Search will modify the default search provider for the browser so that all requests go through searchalgo.com and then ultimately display search results from Yahoo.com....

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    How to remove BandwidthStat (Removal Guide)

    Bandwidthstat is an adware program that redirects a browser to various sites every 3 minutes. Once started, Bandwidthstat will connect to a remote host and download a javascript file that contains instructions on what site should the browser should be redirected to and what sites should not be redirected....

  • Zeus Virus Detected PopUp Image

    Remove Zeus Virus Detected PopUps

    The ZEUS VIRUS DETECTED PopUp is a web browser tech support scam shown by remote tech support companies that try to scare visitors into thinking that they are infected with the Zeus virus and that their computer has been hacked. This scam then tells you to call the listed number so that they can "help" you. It is important to understand that if you see this alert in a web browser, then your computer is fine! This is just an a...

  • FastCleaner Registry Cleaner Tech Support Scam Image

    Remove the FastCleaner Registry Cleaner Tech Support Scam

    FastCleaner Registry Cleaner is a fake registry scanner that installs a Tech Support Scam in the background. When installed, FastCleaner Registry Cleaner will pretend to scan your computer for issues and will actually delete whatever is found for free. Behind the scenes, though, FastCleaner Registry Cleaner will execute a file called wmplayer.exe, which will download and install a tech support scam on to your computer....

  • SeekPriv Extension Image

    Remove the SeekPriv & Goto.maxdealz.com Extension

    SeekPriv is a Google Chrome extension that promotes itself as a way to search the web privately. When installed, SeekPriv will cause any searches done on Google, Yahoo, Bing, and MyWay to be redirected so that it displays Yahoo search results....

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    Remove the My Privacy Search Extension & Search.myprivacy.zone

    My Privacy Search is a Google Chrome extension that promotes itself as a way to search the web privately. When installed, My Privacy Search will cause any searches done on Google, Yahoo, Bing, Aol, SearchLock, SafeFinder, and TheSmartSearch to be redirected to https://search.myprivacy.zone/privatesearch-fix.php?safelink=1&pub=, which will then redirect to Yahoo.com....

  • RegistryFix Registry Cleaner Tech Support Scam Image

    Remove the RegistryFix Registry Cleaner Tech Support Scam

    RegistryFix Registry Cleaner is a fake registry scanner that installs a Tech Support Scam in the background. When installed, RegistryFix Registry Cleaner will pretend to scan your computer for issues and will actually delete whatever is found for free. Behind the scenes, though, RegistryFix Registry Cleaner will execute a file called wmplayer.exe, which will download and install a tech support scam on to your computer....

  • Inspirational & Motivational Quotes Extension Image

    Remove the Inspirational & Motivational Quotes & Inspireguide.club Extension

    Inspirational & Motivational Quotes is a Google Chrome extension that promotes itself as a way to make it easier to login to your email accounts. When installed, Inspirational & Motivational Quotes will configure your new tab page to one under its control. This page will open the page http://inspireguide.club/ site, which will contain a "inspirational" quote and a large search field that will display search results from Yahoo...

  • The Fake Flash Player Update PopUp Image

    Remove the Fake Flash Player Update PopUp

    The Fake Flash Player Update PopUp is a web browser advertisement shown by scammers that are trying to trick you into downloading adware installers. They do this by showing an alert that states that Flash is outdated or needs to be updated. When a user clicks on the download button, though, it will download an adware installer rather than the legitimate Flash installer. It goes without saying that you should ignore these aler...

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