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How to Remove Adobeupdate2014.com Pop-ups? (Adware Removal Guide)

 

Adobeupdate2014.com opens a new tab automatically when you click on a link in webpage or open a new tab? Worried about the security of your computer and want to stop those pop-ups? Then read on.

 

 

About Adobeupdate2014.com Pop-ups

 

 

Similar to Awardhotspot.com pop-ups, Jst.pathopen.net pop-ups, Adobeupdate2014.com pop-ups indicate that your computer is infected by some kind of adware or potentially unwanted application, such as SuperLyricsBobyLyricsLyricsSingRemarkitClick-N-Mark and so on. Once get installed, those unwanted staff will add browser extensions or plugins to your install web browser without your knowledge and permission, thus you will see pop-up windows from Adobeupdate2014.com when you open a webpage or a new tab. Those pop-up windows display various ads, sponsored links, misleading information and fake updates.

adobeupdate2014.com pop-up ads

 

Bear in mind that never clicks on those items in the Adobeupdate2014.com. By displaying those ads, cyber criminals who crafted those adware and PUPs aim to get pay-per-click revenue. Worse still, you may end up with more adware and malware on your computer for those ads often lead to dubious websites or drive-by download. Furthermore, Adobeupdate2014.com is a tracking cookie, so do not enter any personal information on the webpages that opens. Cyber criminals may collect that information for unethical use.

 

Those unwanted stuff usually come as special offers when you install free applications, that’s probably why you are unaware of how and when you are infected. Please always opt for custom/advanced installation and never click on Next/Accept/I Agree blindly when install free downloads. You’d better close the pop-up windows from Adobeupdate2014.com once it occurs and follow the guide below to stop Adobeupdate2014.com pop-up ads. Should you have any problem in the removing process, please leave a reply at the end of the article.

 

 

How to Remove Adobeupdate2014.com Pop-up Ads? (Removal Guide)

 

                                                                                                            

Outline of the removal guide:

     Step 1 > Run a system scan to remove malicious files

     Step 2 > Uninstall malicious programs that cause Adobeupdate2014.com pop-up

     Step 3 > Remove malicious extension, plugin and add-on from IE/FF/Chrome

     Step 4 > Clean up and speed up your PC with Cloud System Booster

     Step 5 > Block Adobeupdate2014.com and pop-up ads with Anvi AD Blocker

Malware Prevention Tips

                                                                                                            

 

 

Step 1 > Run a system scan to remove malicious files

 

The adware your computer is infected with creates malicious files and overwrites registry entries when get installed. And Adobeupdate2014.com pop-ups may expose your computer to other horrible computer infections, so we strongly recommend you to scan your computer with an antivirus or antimalware program to make sure that your computer is safe and clean. Anvi Smart Defender is such a program that you can make use of.

 

1. Download and install Anvi Smart Defender from the link below.

Anvi Smart Defender free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_asd.html

 

2. Launch Anvi Smart Defender → click on the gear icon → check the Scan rootkits item → click on the Apply and OK button to complete the setting

ASD-settings

 

3. Go to Scan tap → perform a Full Scan to detect malicious files → after the scan completes, click on the Remove button

BobyLyrics-Anvi Smart Defender remove

Click to go to Step 2 directly

 

 

Quick solution for Step 2 to Step 4

 

To remove malicious applications and stop Adobeupdate2014.com pop-up ads automatically, you only need to download and install Cloud System Booster, a system cleaner and optimizer.

 

Cloud System Booster free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

 

1. Uninstall malicious programs with Anvi Uninstaller

 

Anvi Uninstaller is a tool integrated in Cloud System Booster which is a system cleaner and optimizer. Anvi Uninstaller will scan and delete leftovers after uninstall a program.

 

Launch Cloud System Booster → go to Toolbox → Download and Run Anvi Uninstaller → scroll down the Recently Installed list and locate any suspicious program → hit Uninstall to remove

Click-N-Mark-uninstall

 

Please note that the Prefect Scan function is only available for Cloud System Booster Pro version users. You can use this function by getting a trail license or upgrade to pro version.

Cloud System Booster purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php

 

 

2. Remove malicious browser extension and plugins

 

Slim Toolbar feature in Cloud System Booster enables you to manage toolbars and extentions on Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome simultaneously.

 

Click on the up arrow on the Home tab of Cloud System Booster to go to Slim Toolbar, then remove all the suspicious extensions and plugins.

Cloud System Booster-Slim Toolbar

 

When you are not on the Home tab, you can find Toolbar Manager on the right side.

Cloud System Booster 3.1-toolbar manager

BobyLyrics extension remove

 

 

3. Clean up residual files and invalid registry entries

 

Please note that there would be some leftovers in your computer after uninstall programs especially those malware. You’d better clean up your system with a system cleaner and optimizer and that’s what Cloud System Booster developed for.

 

Switch to Home tab → click Quick Care button → click Clear button after scan finished

Cloud System Booster 3.1-Clear

Next–Block Adobeupdate2014.com and pop-up ads with Anvi AD Blocker

 

 

Step 2 > Uninstall malicious program that cause Adobeupdate2014.com pop-up

 

Adobeupdate2014.com pop-up ads is often caused by adware like SuperLyrics, BobyLyrics, LyricsSing, Remarkit and Click-N-Mark, but not only those program, so scroll down your program list and uninstall all suspicious third-party programs.

 

For Windows 8 Users:

Move mouse pointer to the bottom right corner of the screen.

Go to Charms bar Settings Control Panel Uninstall a program

Uninstall all unwanted and unknown third-party programs

 

For Windows 7/Vista Users:

Go to Start button > Control Panel > Uninstall a program / Programs and Features

Uninstall all unwanted and unknown third-party programs

BobyLyrics-uninstall

 

For Windows XP Users:

Go to Start button >  Settings > Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs

Remove all unwanted and unknown third-party programs

 

 

Step 3 > Remove malicious extension, plugin and add-on from IE/FF/Chrome

 

If you are still encountering Adobeupdate2014.com pop-up ads after removing malicious programs from your computer, you should go through the following guides to check your browser and remove leftovers on your web browser.

 

For Internet Explorer Users:

To remove extension: click on the gear icon or Tools → select Manage Add-ons → go to Toolbars and Extensions tab → right click on any suspicious extensions → choose Disable in the drop-down menu → close the window and click on OK button

BobyLyrics on IE

 

For Mozilla Firefox Users:

To remove extensions and plugins: click on the orange Firefox button firefox button on the upper left corner of the browser → hit Add-ons → go to Extensions tab → Remove suspicious extensions like SuperLyrics

BobyLyrics on Firefox

Switch to Plugins tab → Disable suspicious plugins

 

For Google Chrome Users:

To remove extension: Click on Customize icon (Wrench or 3 bar icon) > Tools > Extensions → locate any unwanted or unknown extension → click the Recycling Bin to remove it

BobyLyrics on Chrome

 

 

Step 4 > Clean up and speed up your PC with Cloud System Booster

 

Please note that after uninstall malicious programs, there will be many residual files – like invalid registry entries still on your computer. These junk files occupy disk space of your computer and may degrade your computer performance over time. It is complicated to delete them manually, so you may need the help of a system cleaner or system optimizer. We recommend you Cloud System Booster.

 

1. Download and install Cloud System Booster.

Cloud System Booster free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

 

2. Launch Cloud System Booster and click on Quick Care button to scan and clear residual files.

 Cloud System Booster 3.1-home

3. Click on Clear button when scan finished.

Cloud System Booster 3.1-Clear

 

 

Step 5 > Block Adobeupdate2014.com and pop-up ads with Anvi AD Blocker

 

Anvi AD Blocker is developed to block malicious ads, pop-ups, and protect your PC from harmful sites. You can also add the URL of websites that you don’t like to its Blacklist. It will block the websites that you listed in the Blacklist.

 

1. Download and install Anvi Ad Blocker

Anvi AD Blocker trial version download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_adb.html (expires in 15 days)

Anvi AD Blocker purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/adbupgrade.php

 

2. Add the URL Adobeupdate2014.com to the blacklist of Anvi AD Blocker

Launch Anvi AD Blocker → click More on the top right corner of the window → select Settings in the drop-down menu → select Blacklist tab → hit Add URL → type www.adobeupdate2014.com in the white area → clickAdd button → close the Add New URL interface → click Apply to save the setting → hit OK complete the setting

anvi ad blocker blacklist

 

3. Keep Anvi Ad Blocker ON when surfing the Internet

Now you can enjoy a safe and clean online environment. Should you have any question, please leave a reply below.

 

 

Malware Prevention Tips                     

 

1. Keep an eye on what you are agree to install and do not just click on Next blindly.

As mentioned above, those malicious programs sneak into your computer by being bundled in the installer of other free software, so you should be attentive when install such programs and always opt for custom/advanced installation.

 

2. Turn on the security settings of your installed web browser.

If you always encounter the problems such as pop-up ads and redirecting, you may need to check if the available security settings of your web browser are on. You can view Turn on Security Features of Internet Browsers for Safer Surfing Online for tutorial.

 

3. Keep a professional antivirus or antimalware program on and perform system scan regularly.

Adobeupdate2014.com pop-ups may lead you to malicious websites and your computer may be exposed to other horrible computer infections, so we strongly recommend you to scan your computer with an antivirus or antimalware program to make sure that your computer is safe and clean. Anvi Smart Defender is such a program that you can make use of.

Anvi Smart Defender free version download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_asd.html

Anvi Smart Defender-1

 

There is an Anvi Ad Blocker integrated in Anvi Smart Defender, which can block malicious URLs, phishing websites, pop-up/flash ads as well as your unwanted websites that cannot be distinguished and detected by the browser itself. If you are pro version user of Anvi Smart Defender, it is free to use for you. Also, you can download its trial version to create you a clean and secure online environment.

Anvi Ad Blocker free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_adb.html (expires in 15 days)