Hi, I am having troubles to get rid of Exclusiverewards.superreward-prizes.eu pop up. I am often asked to do some kind of surveys online to win prizes. I can’t make this pop up go away from my browser. It always reappears each time I try to search something. I tried to clear browsing histories but it didn’t work. I sense this is some kind of online scam so I have not followed the guide to complete any survey. How do I go about removing this unwanted pop up off of my browser?
Exclusiverewards.superreward-prizes.eu Popup – How to Remove?
The Exclusiverewards.superreward-prizes.eu pop up is categorized as a browser adware. By tricking users into completing fake online surveys or similar, it can scam innocent computer users and may even cause further problems on the system. Users of Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox can be attacked by this kind of browser adware, especially when they download unknown free applications (files or programs) from unidentified resources on the internet. This adware application can be installed on your browser in a bundle with freeware. Worse even, regular anti-malware programs may not be able to prevent this attack or fix it. Users will encounter lots of troubles when going online because of this adware attack.
The Exclusiverewards.superreward-prizes.eu pop up adware is full of unwanted or misleading information which will be automatically displayed to users as pop-up surveys or redirecting websites when it has hijacked the browser. It’s rather risky to have a browser hijacker activated on your browser for it’s specifically able to steal users’ sensitive online data for cyber criminal usage. Soon as the hijacker gets on your browsers, it will completely mess them up by creating constant disorders including:
Home page is replaced and favorite search engines are disabled.
Unknown toolbars or extensions are automatically installed.
Annoying pop-up ads are everywhere on the webs.
Users are constantly redirected to unwanted results.
Browser is slow in loading pages.
How to remove Exclusiverewards.superreward-prizes.eu popup on browsers completely?
This browser problem, which has become very common for Windows and Mac users, cannot be fixed by regular anti-virus programs. It needs to be fixed manually which requires certain computer skills to perform. Considering that the adware is not only able to reset browser defaults and affect the overall performance of the targeted browsers, but bring in other potentially unwanted malicious programs to compromise the system, users will need to manually reset and clean browsers as well as to check for potential malware and registry errors etc. to complete an overall removal so that computer security is guaranteed.
The Hijacker Popup Screenshot
* The above screenshot is a random pop up survey displayed by this browser adware. It says you would have the chance to win £500 voucher to Aldi, ASDA or Tesco by simply completing an online survey which would only take you about 30 seconds. This kind of pop up survey is not only annoying but misleading. Users will keep being troubled by similar popups whenever they attempt to search online from the affected browsers. Remove the adware application manually to completely block these annoying popups on browsers.
How to get rid of Exclusiverewards.superreward-prizes.eu pop up adware from computer?
As mentioned above, manual removal is much more efficient and guarantees a successful uninstall of this adware from computer compared to anti-virus removal. As the browser hijacker is not only able to reset browser defaults to cause disorders, but adjust certain files and registry keys to make its effect last longer. Thus, besides from resetting browser defaults, uninstalling unknown extensions and clearing browsing histories manually, users will also need to check for program files and registry errors in order to completely fix this browser problem. A guide is contained below to walk you through the basic steps to remove the pop up hijacker.
Browser Hijacker Manual Removal Instructions
A step-by-step guide to remove the hijacker popup manually from Mozilla Firefox:
1. Windows Task Manager.
Press CTRL+ALT+DELETE or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC; or pull up Run box from Start menu to type in taskmgr
Right click on items you want to end, select Go To Process
Click on End Process
Click on Processes tab
End process of all Firefox items/ Exclusiverewards.superreward-prizes.eu popup hijacker
2. Delete virus files and adjust registries from system.
Click on Start button
Search for “folder options” on top right corner
Click on View tab
Show hidden files, folders, and drives
C:\Users\profile name here\AppData\-
* Files and registries of the Exclusiverewards.superreward-prizes.eu pop up adware can be changed or renamed time from time in order to keep the infection functioning longer. If you are not able to identify the related items, contact online experts for help instantly.
3. Reset Firefox.
Click on Tools – Options
Under General tab – reset home page on Firefox
Under Privacy tab – clear browsing histories
4. Close out all the windows and restart the system to take effects.
Video guide on browser hijacker removal:
Alternatively, you can view this browser hijacker removal video guide directly on our website:
This pop up Exclusiverewards.superreward-prizes.eu website is not a computer virus that can be picked up by regular anti-virus software. But it’s as risky as other computer threats which is specifically designed to hijack browsing applications and scam computer users. The affected browsers will be disabled and users are having a hard time to surf online due to all the blocks including popups and redirecting websites. What’s worse, online sensitive data of users may also be collected by the adware to use in unknown cyber criminals. Hence, a complete removal of this browser adware must be done timely to avoid any further damage on the computer.
Published by Michael Myn & last updated on February 28, 2014 11:59 am