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How to Remove Popups And Redirect? (Removal Guide)


Did you ever receive pop-up window or new tab from claiming “you are lucky visitor today to receive an Apple product”? If you come across a similar situation, your computer has already been hijacked by Trojan.Clicker.CT and /or adware and PUP.


What is


Trojan and adware/PUP in your PC caused virus. It is identified as adware and PUP popping up window or redirecting you to new tab that contains fake advertising information attempting mislead you to click it and fall into cyber criminal’s trap step by step.

The real purpose of pop-up virus is to defraud money from people.


The Scam Designed by Adware/PUP


When you surf the internet, popup window or new tab appears suddenly, which tells you that you are today’s lucky visitor, eligible to receive an Apple Product. And then, it will redirect you to another malicious website giving you Apple products to choose from. However, the price is to submit your phone number and pay for their service. Maybe you’ll be accidentally cheated to do so as this scam is shown with very small words. If you happen to be the unfortunate one, you’ll suffer bombard of the adware’s advertising and extra paid services. virus injects this ad to random you webpage or redirects you to this new tab out of sudden.


Then you are redirected to malicious website and tricked into paying for some services and giving your phone number to cyber criminals.

Never believe such kind advertising and don’t submit your information to it. Adware/PUP Spreads over the World


It is reported that adware/PUP attacks not only English speaking countries, but also against other countries including France.


Once such unreal popup appear on your website, even it is not from, you have no reason to believe it and click it. Although the adware/PUP shows in proper language in different country, you should distinguish it is a scam and remove the virus in your PC as soon as possible.

Below is the effective guide for the removal of pupups and redirect. For any question, please leave it below and we’ll solve it for you in time.

How to Remove Popups And Redirect?


Five steps for removal of Popups And Redirect



Uninstall related adware/PUP from computer


Locate related adware/PUP such as Snap do, Connect Toolbar, Yontoo, etc. and any other unknown and suspicious program from control panel as uncertain negative applications are in victim’s computer.


For Windows XP: Click “Start“>”Control Panel“>”Add or Remove Programs“>”Programs and Features“>Look for any dubious programs, select them and click Remove.


For Windows 7/Vista: Click “Start” (“Windows Logo”)>”Control Panel“>”Uninstall a program“(under Program)>look for any dubious programs, select them and click Uninstall/Change.


For Windows 8: Right-click on the screen’s bottom-left corner> “Control Panel” >”Uninstall a program“(under Program)> Look for any dubious programs, select them and click Uninstall/Change.


Alternative uninstall method

(use free tool Anvi Uninstall offered by system optimizer Could System Booster)

Install and start Could System Booster(link:→Click on “ToolBox” right under the homepage→download and run Anvi Uninstaller→select all malicious programs and remove(skip the first step “Creat System Restore Point“).

You can directly clean up leftovers of after uninstall the PUP if you use the Pro Version


Remove Trojan.Clicker.CT and other virus infections hidden in your PC


Trojan.Clicker.CT in your PC can’t be found in control panel. Besides, as popup is suspicious of misleading you to malicious websites contain virus infections, so you need use antivirus software to scan and remove all of virus infections.

Please install Anvi Smart Defender(download:,Purchase: firstly. And then run it for a quick or full scan




Eliminate potentially unwanted browser extension related Popups from all of browsers


Because potentially unwanted browser extension related Popups will not be removed along with the removal of and other viruses, you must remove them from browsers to keep the security of your PC.

Slim Toolbar (a pro tool contained in PC optimizing software Cloud System Booster that we recommend for you to clean up junk files and optimize computer in step 4) specializes in detecting and removing malicious and negative toolbar, add-on, extension, plugin and browser help object in major browsers.

Removal process demonstration:

1. Purchase the Cloud System Booster: and install it according its navigation.

Run it→click the arrow at the lower right corner→click Slim Toolbar




Remove potentially unwanted browser extension related to popups from your browser like what the similar picture shows below.



It is also available for you to use another independent and free version of Slim ToolBar to remove related plug-ins automatically.

The trial version is free for 15 days:

Start it and click Manager. Then select related add-on on all browsers and remove.

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–Or you can choose to manually remove plug-in from your browser



Click on Tools(IE 8)/gear icon B4JW7WO`5C[EBT{1(CYUCLR( IE 9 and 10 ) at the upper-right corner of the Window, and the click on Manage add-ons.



Then come to Toolbars and Extensions tab. Right click on potentially unwanted browser extension related to popups  and then click on Disable.




Go to Firefox KQ)0~}BED~G9HGB2Q_AL`BU, click on Add-ons.



Switch to the Extensions Tab. Click Remove to get rid of potentially unwanted browser extension related to popups .



Go to wrench or 3 bar icon 0$5ZM`7WU4VNDP6(@_WU)I5(next to the address bar), click on Tools and then click on Extensions.



Locate potentially unwanted browser extension related popups and then remove it by clicking the trashcan icon next to it.


Clean up leftovers of adware/PUP and optimize your PC


The residual junk files, error and invalid registry entries of adware/PUP and other viruses, which are not malicious but slow down your PC speed must be clean up. Because the excess leftovers will crash down your running program easily and do harmful to your PC. Here the system maintenance and optimization tool Cloud System Booster is recommended.

1. Download link of Cloud System Booster:


2. After you install the program, please open it, click on Quick Clear button on the main screen to run a quick and full scan.



3. Once the scan completes, there will come out a result screen, please click Clear button there to remove these junk files, invalid registry entries, etc to make sure the computer system is clean.



Except this system cleaning, please clean up junk files and other system junk regularly to keep your PC in a healthy state.


Deep cleanup for you disk


After a longtime of use, your disk must carry a heavy load. it is necessary to install a repair and clean tool like Anvi Ultimate Defrag to help you fix bug and errors of files in your disk, clean up junk files, rearrange fragmented data in the disk as well as optimize the performance of your disk drives.

Free download:


After install it, please select the disk drive you want to repair and clean and operation you would like to run ( Repair, Clean, Defrag and Optimize ), then click on Start.

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That’s it