Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Remove/Get Rid of UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virusfrom IE/Firefox/Chrome

I have no idea why my homepage has changed into the UpdateNowpro.com website. I don’t know it at all. Numerous annoying ads keep popping up on my screen. My search results are blocked up and always redirected to various strange websites. My computer is messed up now due to the annoying pop-ups and URL redirects. Is there a browser hijacker on my computer? 

What is UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus?

UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus is categorized as a nettlesome adware virus which secretly infiltrates into your computer especially when you visit some suspicious websites, click on unreliable links, open spam email attachments, download unsafe free programs and so forth. When this UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads virus attacks your Internet browser, it will change your browser settings to mess up your online activities. Similar to Linkeyproject.com Virus and NewHDPlugin.com pop-up ads Virus, this UpdateNowpro.com site will automatically appear as your default home page whenever you open your web browser. Meanwhile, numerous ads will pop up nonstop on your desktop during your online session. Some of these pop-ups will tempt you to purchase the promoted products, but others may contain risky computer threats which will bring great damages to your compromised computer. Besides, it will take you a long time to open a normal webpage, and the performance of your computer will be disgraded gravely by this UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads virus. Additionally, your search results will be rerouted to UpdateNowpro.com or its promoted websites, and the result pages will be filled with lots of commercial ads and sponsored links. What’s worse, this UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads virus is able to monitor your online activities and capture your personal information online. Without doubt, it is essential for you to remove this UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads virus from your infected machine right now.

UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus Screenshot: 

UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus will do much harm to the infected computer:

1) UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus invades your computer along with many other risky viruses and malware.
2) UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus generates a large number of pop-ups when you are surfing the Internet.
3) UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus continues to redirect you to a variety of unfamiliar and nasty websites.
4) UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus makes the system crash frequently and leads to the slow network speed.
5) UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus makes changes to the default settings of your web browser unknowingly.
6) UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus modifies your favorite homepage as well as the default search engine.
7) UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus gathers all your search queries and records your private data online.

How to Remove UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads Virus from your PC?

1. Restart your computer and keep pressing F8 Key before Windows launches. Use the arrow keys to select the "Safe Mode with Networking" option, and then hit ENTER Key to continue.

2. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del at the same time to open Windows Task Manager and end UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads process.

3. Go to Computer Control Panel from Start menu and open Folder Options. Click View and then tick “Show hidden files and folders” and uncheck “Hide protected operating system files (Recommended)”. Press OK.

4. Press Winkey+R together then enter “regedit” to start your registry editor. Delete the following registry keys.

HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run Regedit32
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe

5. Delete the following and related system files.

C:\Users\user account\Appdata\Local\Temp
C:\Users\user account\Appdata\Roaming

Note: UpdateNowpro.com pop-up ads virus is rather stubborn and malicious. It requests certain computer skills when you dealing with it in manual way. Any incident action could lead your machine to a more terrible situation.

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