Are you starting it out of frustration at not being able to remove AnswerGrab.com Popups from your browser? Is your default browser working absurd that it always pops up some unknown web sites automatically? Have you tried to remove the popups from cookies and history but didn’t work? It seems that no anti-virus programs can remove it from your browser? Here is a good post for you:
How to Remove AnswerGrab.com Popups from Browser?
AnswerGrab.com Popups are roguish ads web pages which would be automatically opened when you view some web pages by using your browser. This kind of virus is classified as browser hijack virus that can infect your browser to a bad condition. The symptoms usually manifests as web sites slow access speed; 404 or other code errors always occur. The popups virus even can stop you visiting some formal web sites. Every time when you try to open them, other malicious web sites would be redirected to you. This can really make people stick in huge frustration. Usually, the popups virus would infect your default browser firstly. Then if you use other browsers to open web sites, it can affect them as well gradually. The worse situation is that some people would get popups even if they don’t run their browser when they are working on other programs. This can really disappointed people badly.
Usually, AnswerGrab.com Popups are always some ads which try to promote you some products or websites. However, it force you to visit those web sites even if you are not willing to do that. This is the main reason why we call the popups as viruses. You will see the interface of the popups have no any differences from other formal web sites. You might not remember what caused the popups virus infection. You must have been visited some unknown absurd web sites or clicked some links on some strange web sites. Such activities can lead to get the virus infection. So when you use your browser to visit some web sites, you should be very careful. Don’t give any chance to those popups virus to access your computer. Don’t download some unknown software and install them into your computer. After you finished the downloading or installing, those malware can always set their web sites as your homepage automatically without your operation. But I’m sure you are now very vexatious to find an effective way to remove the AnswerGrab.com Popups virus. Next, manual removal instructions will be listed.
How To Manually Remove AnswerGrab.com Popups Virus in Several Steps
Tips: Before you start to remove AnswerGrab.com Popups, you should be aware that the whole process includes setting files or folders’ view, removing all the files related to the virus, deleting risky registry files and repair registry files, re-set some basic configurations of the whole operating system to improve the security level. The real difficult part is to identify the files of the virus since the files would be randomly named. Any mistake may cause errors or data loss. This requires complicated knowledge in IT filed. If you are not confident, contacting an expert for help to remove AnswerGrab.com Popups is the best choice.
Step1:Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc keys at the same time to open the Task Manager. And find some strange processes that associating the AnswerGrab.com Popups. Since the virus can change its files’ names constantly, the processes may be randomly named as well.
Step2:The Operating System of your computer will hide some folders or files as its default settings. In order to find out all the files of AnswerGrab.com Popups virus, you will need to do some basic steps to show the hidden files. Open Control Panel from Start menu. Go to Folder Options and under View tab, select Show hidden files and folders and non-select Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) then click OK:
Step3: After you removed all the files of AnswerGrab.com Popups, you will still need to remove or modify the related registry files, otherwise, the removed files will be generated automatically later again. To do this, you need to click Start menu, then in the search bar, type regedit and press Enter key, then you will open the Registry Editor program:
KEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/MICROSOFT/WINDOWS NT/(randomly named)
KEY_CURRENT_USER/SOFTWARE/MICROSOFT/WINDOWS NT/(randomly named)
Step4: Remove all the files of the AnswerGrab.com Popups. The files need to be identified according to the registry files you just modified or deleted.
A Video Guides You More Clearly to Remove the AnswerGrab.com Popups in Details:
Summary: AnswerGrab.com Popups Virus is very risky which can finally destroy your computer system. And please don’t consider auto delete method since there is no such anti-virus can really remove it completely. Don’t download free software to take a chance. This can only waste your time and bring in much more viruses. All the instructions above are prepared for those who have much computer knowledge and are familiar with this kind for virus. Before you start to do the removal work, please consider it seriously. On the other hand, all the instructions above aim at the common infection situation. As for AnswerGrab.com Popups, there are many variables according to different computers. What’s worse, as time goes by, it may start its variation. Just like what is mentioned above, this virus infection is a cascaded infection. The related files may be changed. Unless you have much knowledge about this virus, it’s very hard for you to do the removal work.
Kindly Reminder: If you have tried many methods but still can’t remove AnswerGrab.com Popups virus, to save your computer, please contact YooSecurity experts 24/7 online in time for assistance.
Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on November 2, 2013 5:04 am