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Remove Popup (Adware Removal Guide)

Popup ads from domain presents themselves to be annoying when you are visiting webpages? This article is mainly about how to get rid of such Popups and related adware or PUP infections.




Category: Adware

Damage Level: Low

Distribution: High is a website suspected to promote unwanted downloads or even distribute malicious software. More often the popups result from installing some adware like SavingsBull or PUP like a browser hijacker as a browser toolbar, which usually come bundled with a variety of freeware that you can download from the Internet.

These freeware are commonly media player, software informer, PDF converter, download manager, fake browser update, bogus flash player update, fake java software update and the like.


The adware or PUP responsible for the popups can lead to privacy issues and identity theft because it can access all data on your computer and all websites you visit.

Once installed, the adware or PUP often will also cause many other problems like search redirects, browser hijacking, floods of ads in various forms, etc.


Risks and Disadvantages of Having Popups


If you unluckily encounter popups within your web browser, you may encounter issues listed below:

a. Your web browser performance will be obviously degraded.

b. Somehow search redirects and various ads will flood your web browser.

c. Your online privacy on web browser and computer will be not safe and secure.

d. You are very likely to be misled to risky places and get infected along with these redirects and popup ads.

e. Various forms of online scams, surveys, unwanted downloads prompts, etc will choke your web browser use.

f. Your system is exposed to various potentials of getting infected, not alone it also becomes slower and slower, even gets crashed from time to time.


Thus, remove the popups and related PUP upon sight. To keep your computer clean and safe from them or any other infiltration, see more tips to avoid adware or browser hijacker.


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Blow is a removal guide to help you get rid of popups and related adware or PUP. Good luck and be safe online.




How to Remove Popups (Adware Removal Guide)


To remove such popups from your web browser, you need to not only uninstall the related PUP and unwanted adware from your computer, also you’d better repair your web browser settings and delete browser data including cookies and browser history to be safe in terms of privacy.

—–Tips to Prevent Adware/Malware


Removal Guide outlined: 

Step 1. Uninstall Related PUP from Control Panel

Step 2. Full Scan the Computer to Remove Hidden Risky Components

Step 3. Remove adware related browser extension or add-on and repair browser settings

Step 4. Remove tracking Cookies, key leftovers and Maintain the System Performance

Step 5. Block malicious websites and popup ads using Anvi AD Blocker



Step 1. Uninstall Related PUP from Control Panel


Note: To completely fix the issue, you need to remove all suspicious PUP since many PUPs can cause the popups.


For Win 8 users: Click Windows key  Start Menu > Control Panel ,  Find and click dubious program related, click Uninstall.

For Windows 7/Vista: Click Start windows key > Control Panel > Programs Uninstall a program,  find and locate dubious program related to right click the item, click Uninstall/Change. If there comes an confirmation, click Yes to proceed.


For Windows xp:  Click StartControl Panel > Add/Remove Programs, find and click dubious programs related, and then right click the item to click Remove to proceed the uninstall.


Uninstall Tips:

It is possible that the uninstall may be difficult to fulfill when you don’t know which and when causes this issue, then you may use this tool-Anvi Uninstaller which is integrated in Cloud System Booster (a system cleaner).
1. Download and install Cloud System Booster.

Free version:

Get Pro version :


2. Start it and click on Toolbox at the bottom of the main screen to access where you can locate Anvi Uninstaller to Download and Run.

3. Locate the Recent Installed tab and then find the related programs to uninstall.

uninstall in cloud system booster

Note:  The related PUPs would be multiple. Ensure uninstall all PUPs related.


uninstall savingsbull filter using anvi uninstaller


Then you will see similar windows as shown in below images:

Anvi Uninstall

remove leftovers of value apps using Anvi Uninstaller


Please note that here the process 3 is only available for Pro version users. This step can help you clean out those left files, mainly registry entries of the uninstalled PUP.

And if you want this, you can conveniently purchase the Cloud System Booster here:


Step 1. Full Scan the Computer to Remove Hidden Risky Components from Computer popups often comes together with other adware or PUP install, which may show rootkit traits to hide in the system. Thus to ensure your computer is clean away from hidden risky components related , you are highly recommended to full scan your PC using your installed antivirus or here recommended antimalware-Anvi Smart Defender.

1. Download and install Anvi Smart Defender

Free version download:

Get Pro version:

(Pro version can provide more protection to help the computer immune to future threats alike.)
2. Switch to the second tab-the scan tab and click on Full Scan button.

3. Remove the malicious results scanned by Anvi Smart Defender antimalware.

delta search asd scanned result




Step 3. Remove related browser extension or toolbar popups comes bundled with adware or PUP, which would cause malicious toolbar/add-on/plugin installed, default search engine modified and homepage hijacked. Thus it is necessary to check these settings all to ensure being clean and safe.


To remove related browser extension or toolbar→


Option 1 → delete unwanted browser extensions using Cloud System Booster

option 2 → remove related browser extensions manually

Option 1 >


1. Download and install Cloud System Booster

Please note, this Toolbar Manager featured is only for Cloud System Booster pro version. If you want to use this feature, you can get the pro version here:

This way is highly recommended for users who have multiple web browsers installed. Otherwise, you can also choose to manually remove RightSaver add-ons from IE/Firefox/Chrome. –browser add-on Manual Removal


2. Start the program and click Toolbox at the bottom of the interface, locate the sidebar in the left to find Toolbar Manager icon as shown in below to open Toolbar Manager

toolbar manager 1

3. Click Scan button to scan out RightSaver add-on and other unwanted browser extensions to remove.

remove browse to save add-on from web browser using cloud system booster


4. Select RightSaver and other unwanted add-ons in IE, Firefox and Chrome Click Remove to delete all.


Option 2 >


In Internet Explorer: 

Open Internet Explorer, go Settings icon or Tools > Manage Add-ons > Toolbar and Extensions tab. Search through there for any dubious or unwanted add-ons to remove.

IE manage add-on

In Mozilla Firefox:

Open Mozilla Firefox, click Firefox button Firefox button > Add-ons > Extensions tab. Search through there for any suspiciously related or unwanted browser add-on to remove. Please note, you need also check up the Plugin tab on the add-ons menu to ensure no malicious plugin stay.


Firefox add-ons1


In Google Chrome: 

Open Google Chrome, click Customize and Control Google Chrome icon > Tools > Extensions to find any unwanted or related browser extension to remove.

google extension


If any other browser repair needed, you can do conventional removal. Otherwise, you can just reset your web browser to default settings to clean all once and for all as instructed below:


> Reset Internet Explorer

> Reset Mozilla Firefox

> Reset Google Chrome


IEReset Internet Explorer


1. Open Internet Explorer, click on the gear icon (Tools for IE 8 and below users) at the top (far right), then click again on Internet Options.


2. In the Internet Options dialog box, locate the Advanced tab, then click on the Reset button.


3. In the Reset Internet Explorer settings section, check the Delete personal settings box, then click on Reset.


4. When Internet Explorer finishes resetting, click Close in the confirmation dialogue box and then click OK.

>next step


Firefox Reset Mozilla Firefox


1. Open Firefox, click the Firefox button, go over to the Help sub-menu, and select Troubleshooting Information.



2. Click the Reset Firefox button in the upper-right corner of the Troubleshooting Information page.


3. To continue, click Reset Firefox in the confirmation window that opens.

4. Firefox will close and be reset. When it’s done, a window will list the information that was imported. Click Finish.

>next step



chromeReset Google Chrome


1. Access to below file:

C:Users[username]AppDataLocalGoogleChromeUser Datadefault

The folder “Default” contains all of the requisite settings.  To reset Chrome, close it and change the folder name of “Default” to anything else…”Default old” or “Default broken” or whatever else you like. Once you reopen Chrome it will be reset!

If you want to retain some settings (especially things like bookmarks and login info) you can copy (don’t just move them because they should be kept intact as backups; copy them) those files into your new Default folder any time that Chrome is closed.

Note: The current version of Chrome does not provide the reset function in its settings list and you can sue the above method to set it to default settings in order to fix the browser issues without reinstall it.

However, in Chrome 15,16,17, you can go to: Options →Personal Stuff → Users→Delete User.

If you are the only chrome user, you will be the only user in the list. Click on “DELETE THIS USER” and viola…. You have reset Google Chrome to default settings.

All your add-ons, settings will restore to defaut.


Step 4. Remove Related Cookies and Maintain System Performance


See to remove the tracking cookies since there would be cookies associated with the, which causes the constant pop up in your web browser.

Tips: Before the cookies removal, you’d better backup your important personal information like some important username and passwords.

Besides, PUP install and adware popup can jam the system and degrade the system performance. It is necessary to clean the system from all those junks. Yet, you can use some system cleaner like Cloud System Booster for both tasks ( cookies cleaning and junks removal).

1. Download and install.

Cloud System Booster download:

2. Click Disk Cleaner button on the main screen and then on the left navigator, locate the web browser like Internet Explorer or Google Chrome that you use, and then select item of removing cookies. It is recommended to select all web browsers that you have on your PC.

clean cookies in cloud system booster


2. Click Home button to back on home page and click Quick Care button and the system maintenance begins.


Cloud System Booster 3.1-toolbar manage

Cloud System Booster 3.1 system cleaning



Recommended for a slow PC→

 -Anvi Ultimate Defrag

If you want deep optimization, it is a good idea to defrag your hard disk using Anvi Ultimate Defrag:

This is a trial version of Anvi Ultimate Defrag download:



Step 5. Block malicious websites and popup ads using Anvi Ad Blocker


Here you may also choose the Anvi Ad Blocker to help you block this sites by adding the URL to its blacklist. Besides this tool provides a huge online database to help you filter most malicious/phishing websites and annoying advertisements.

ad blocker


Anvi AD Blocker download:

Please note this is a trial version of Anvi Ad Blocker for 15 days free use. If you want it for longer time, you can conveniently buy it here.

>> See more on Safer Surfing online with Anvi Ad Blocker


Not only this tool can help you block those malicious, phishing websites and most advertisements to reduce risks of getting infected, but also it can assist you in filtering those unwanted URLs like this popup by adding the URL into its black list.


To block unwanted websites using Anvi AD Blocker, you can follow below instructions on the image:

block unwanted websites using Anvi Ad Blocker

>> See more on Safer Surfing online with Anvi Ad Blocker




Adware/Malware Prevent Tips

–Tips to Prevent Adware and Potential Malware Infiltration


1. Use caution when browsing the Internet. Basically, you should ensure turn on security features of your web browser. See detailed instructions to turn on security features of IE, Firefox and Chrome. Plus, some tools like Anvi Ad Blocker would do a good job to help you filter most malicious/phishing websites and pop up ads.

Anvi Ad Blocker download:

ad blocker

See more details on Easy Ads-free Surfing with Anvi Ad Blocker.

2. Key an eye on superlink clicks, downloads, updates, etc. Pay extra attention when you are required to download some browser updates, or adobe flash players, etc, which are very likely to mislead you to malicious downloads.

Additionally, if any download and install necessary, always choose custom install instead of continuing hitting Next to recklessly ignore the pre-check boxes and finally find unwanted programs else installed.

3. Beware when clicking a superlink or opening an email from unknown people and express company. It is too careful to open an attachment contained in a spam email or peer-to-peer shared files from the Internet.

4. Regularly clean up system files to maintain a healthy system. And also clean browser data including browser history and browser cookies on regular basis to better protect your online privacy.

5. Keep your system and installed programs up to date.

6. At any rate, the best way to protect computer from infections would be always security tools including firewall, antivirus, antimalware like Anvi Smart Defender, etc. If you have not an trustful antimalware yet, then Anvi Smart Defender (download) would be a good choice to offer protection from mushrooming threats online.

Anvi Smart Defender guard

7. Chances are you take all measures to protect your computer but still end up with unknown infections, then the last solution is to take precaution on various cyber scams and remove the infection once and for all.


Good luck and be safe online.