?
Solved

AD CHOICES! How to purge my computer of it.

Posted on 2014-02-11
6
Medium Priority
?
349 Views
Last Modified: 2014-02-11
I cannot seem to get rid of Ad Choices popups. Any ideas?
0
Comment
Question by:Need-a-Clue
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 24

Accepted Solution

by:
aadih earned 2000 total points
ID: 39850376
Scan your PC with AdwCleaner from:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/adwcleaner/ >

But first, remove all add ons and tool bars from your browser.
0
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:plusone3055
ID: 39850387
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Need-a-Clue
ID: 39850388
Thanks! I'll give a shot.
0
When ransomware hits your clients, what do you do?

MSPs: Endpoint security isn’t enough to prevent ransomware.
As the impact and severity of crypto ransomware attacks has grown, Webroot has fought back, not just by building a next-gen endpoint solution capable of preventing ransomware attacks but also by being a thought leader.

 

Author Comment

by:Need-a-Clue
ID: 39850402
Dear Plusone3035. Apparently I was accepting the first answer and the only answer I could see when you were giving your answer. I'm sorry the timing was poor because I naturally would have split the points. ( This site ought to have  some method to prevent this from happening.) Again, sorry.
0
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:plusone3055
ID: 39850412
I snooze I lose :(
0
 

Author Comment

by:Need-a-Clue
ID: 39850429
As a consolation reward, please accept a generous 54,336 KUDOS from me.
0

Featured Post

Need protection from advanced malware attacks?

Look no further than WatchGuard's Total Security Suite, providing defense in depth against today's most headlining attacks like Petya 2.0 and WannaCry. Keep your organization out of the news with protection from known and unknown threats.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Forget those services on TV trying to sell you software – that’s step one.  Almost all of the software you need should be available for free.  The tricky part is doing the work.  If you are not comfortable performing these steps yourself, contact a …
If you are a web developer, you would be aware of the <iframe> tag in HTML. The <iframe> stands for inline frame and is used to embed another document within the current HTML document. The embedded document could be even another website.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how to add subdomains to your content reports. This can be very importing in having a site with multiple subdomains.
How to create a custom search shortcut to site-search Experts Exchange using Google in the Firefox browser. This eliminates the need to type out site:experts-exchange.com whenever you want to search the site. Launch your Bookmark Menu: Press 'Ctrl +…
Suggested Courses

765 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question