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Remove Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com Popup (Removal Guide)

Seek ways to remove Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com popups from your web browser? This article details on how to get rid of such Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com popup ads and related adware or PUPs with step by step removal guide.

 

About Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com

 

Category: Adware

Damage Level: Middle

Distribution: High

 

Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com is an URL to promote partner’s advertisements. This ads-supporting platform is not reliable because sometimes it also prompts users to download some unwanted or even malicious programs.

More often the Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com popups come as a consequence of recklessly installing some adware or PUP like a toolbar bundled with a variety of freeware that you can download from the Internet. These freeware are usually download manager, video player, flash player update, software informer, and the like.

 

promorewards-surveyzrewardcenter-com-virus

The Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com popups are nothing but advertisements that attempt to trick you into clicking the links or download some programs it promotes no matter whether is the program unwanted or malicious. Bear this in mind if you want to be safe with your privacy and system online.

Adware can invade one’s privacy information by accessing all data on the computer and all websites you visit, the cookies and your search query, in order to display more related advertisements or for some marketing purpose. This Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com related adware would be also not exceptional.

With Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com popups, your privacy would be never safe and secure, let alone that the floods of popup ads can degrade web browser and even compromise your system by introducing other infections.

Thus to keep your system clean and safe, you can use below removal guide to get rid of the Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com popups and related programs.

 

—Adware/malware prevent tips

 

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How to Remove Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com popups (Adware Removal Guide)

 

Step 1. Remove hidden risky components using antimalware

Step 2. Uninstall  related PUP from Computer

Step 3. Repair modified browser settings modified by PUP or adware 

Step 4. Remove tracking cookies, browser history and other key leftovers, and maintain system performance

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

 

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Step 1. Remove Hidden Risky Components using antimalware

To ensure no risky hidden components of this adware left to harm the system, you need an antivirus or antimalware like Anvi Smart Defender to scan out the core malicious files of this adware. To do this, you can follow below tips:

1. Download and install Anvi Smart Defender

Free version download: www.dotfab.com/download_asd.html

Get Pro version: www.dotfab.com/asdupgrade.php

(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.

Dubble dock scan results by ASD

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Step 2. Uninstall related programs from computer

 

This adware installs its program to computer. To completely remove Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com popup and potential risks related, the first step is to uninstall it from the computer. Follow below steps to uninstall related PUPs from your computer.

To conveniently help you figure out related programs, here we recommend you Anvi Uninstaller featured in Cloud System Booster to do the job:

 

1. Download and install Cloud System Booster.

Free version: www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

Get Pro version : www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php

 

2. Close all programs and windows. Start Cloud System Booster 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 to  this adware.

 

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:  http://www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php

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If you prefer manual uninstall, follow below steps:

For Win 8 users: Click Windows key  Start Menu > Control Panel ,  Find and click other 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.

 

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

 

 

 

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Step 3. Repair browser settings within IE/Firefox/Chrome

 

Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com popups often come bundled other PUP/adware install, which would cause malicious toolbar/add-on/plugin installed, default search engine modified and homepage hijacked. Thus it is necessary to get all browser settings repaired after remove the risky components and the program.

To repair browser settings infected by browser hijacker or PUPs, the usual method is to remove the add-on, repair the homepage and search engine, etc. Alternatively, if you not sure about which PUP causes the hijacking or pop up, you can also reset the web browser for the final solution which always works well.

And here we decide to guide you reset the web browser to default in order to fix the issue with efficiency. Otherwise, you can also choose to manually repair the browser settings as well.

> Reset Internet Explorer

> Reset Mozilla Firefox

> Reset Google Chrome

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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.

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

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

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

>next step

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Firefox Reset Mozilla Firefox

 

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

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

 

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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.

 

 

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Step 4. Remove tracking cookies, key leftovers, and maintain system performance

 

Adware that causes misleading redirects and unwanted downloads may jam your system with burdensome leftovers to degrade your system performance or even harm the system. Thus, it is necessary to do a full cleaning after the adware removal. Again Cloud System Booster could afford this job.

1. Download and install.

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

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: www.dotfab.com/download_aud.html

 


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Step 5. Block Malicious Websites and 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: www.dotfab.com/download_adb.html

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

 

To block the Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com pop up 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

 

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 Promorewards.Surveyzrewardcenter.com by adding the URL into its black list.

 

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Adware/Malware Prevent Tips

–Tips to Prevent Adware and Potential Malware Infiltration

 

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

2. Use caution when surfing online. Basically, you are suggested to turn on security features of web browsers. (See steps to turn on security features of IE/Firefox/Chrome).

3. Some tools like Anvi Ad Blocker can help you block most malicious/phishing websites and pop up ads with a real-timely updated database. Anvi AD Blocker download: www.dotfab.com/download_adb.html

ad blocker

 

4. At any rate, the best way to prevent adware or malware infections is always security tools including firewall, antimalware or antivirus, 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

 

5. To prevent unwilling install of some PUPs that bundles browser toolbars or adware, ensure the superlink of download you click is safe and clean. Plus, during the install, always choose custom install instead of continuing hitting Next to recklessly ignore the pre-check boxes and finally find unwanted programs else installed.

6. 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.

 

If you have more suggestions or questions about the adware/malware removal and prevent, leave your comment below.