Hey, there. The Christmas day is around the corner. But I am in a bad mood as my computer is infecting now. I am getting a pop up again and again. It is called Shoppers-voice.com pop-up ads. I can’t remove it completely from my registry either. It annoys me a lot. I don’t know how to get rid of this malicious ads. Can anyone help me with this stubborn problem? I want to enjoy a happy Christmas day. So this adware should be removed immediately. Any suggestion will be so appreciated!
Shoppers-voice.com pop-up ads is sorted to be a malicious adware virus which may be a lethal adware threat for your computer as it has the ability to install itself on your computer without your agreement and knowledge. Once this pesky pop-up installed on your computer, it will generate lots of pop-ups and inline-text ads. It will keep showing up on your computer screen. As a result, you can’t do your work normally as before. You maybe keep redirecting to visit some unsafe websites so that you may not browse the Internet normally. This pesky pop-up may interrupt your behaviors so frequently. It is so suck to be hacked by this malicious adware.
You may not know how this tricky adware dives into your computer without your permission. This adware may sneak into your computer by attaching its link to the third party program such as malicious website, sharing of spam email attachments, downloading several freeware and shareware programs. After its installation, it will add extensions to all web browsers on your computer, such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, etc. Numerous commercial advertisements and pop-ups will be provided by this annoying program from these extensions while you are going on the Internet. The online hackers mainly develop Shoppers-voice.com pop-up ads piece of malicious program with the clean intention to perform identify theft and extort certain amount of users’ earnings to fulfill their illicit needs. It comes packed with other nasty applications including malware, spyware, virus and many more to affect the performance of your computer so severely. Thus, in order to prevent your computer suffering any kind of these infections, you should take measure to remove this malicious adware from your computer by manual without any delay.
1. It can be added to Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome browsers without your notification.
2. You are rerouted to some unknown sponsored websites that you have never seen before when you surfing online.
3. You can get a bunch of popup ads show on the webpage which you are browsing.
4. It can be installed on your computer slightly.
5. This browser hijacker can introduce various infections and unwanted programs onto your system,
6. It can investigate your browsing behavior and gather your input information online.
7. It is also responsible for collecting computer user’s private information like IP address and online traces for unethical using of online marketing.
Note: If one of symptoms mentioned above is found in your computer, then you must know that your computer is being attacked by the browser hijacker. Since the browser hijacker is so dangerous, once your computer is infected, you should take actions to delete the hijacker. If you are not a computer expert, in case you lose your important data or damage your system, please welcome to contact Yoocare/Yoosecurity Online Expert for help now!
Shoppers-voice.com pop-up hijacks your default browser to redirect your web search results and modifies your default homepage and browser settings. Manual removal is the most effective way to completely uninstall it from an infected computer’s operating system, for the season that this hijacker is so cunning and dangerous, antivirus programs cannot get rid of it permanently. Here are the manual guides for users to remove the annoying hijacker.
1. Clean Add-ons and Extensions
* Internet Explorer:
(1). Click Tools in the Menu bar and then click Internet Options
(2). Click Programs tab, click Manage add-ons and disable the dubious add-ons
(1). Click Tools in the Menu bar and then click Add-ons
(2). Click Extensions, select the related browser add-ons and click Disable
* Google Chrome:
(1). Click Customize and control Google Chrome button → Tools → Extensions
(2). Disable the extensions of this virus
2. End Relevant Processes
(1). Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to pop up Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab
*For Win 8 Users:
Click More details when you see the Task Manager box
And then click Details tab
(2). Find out and end this hijacker’s processes
3. Show Hidden Files
(1). Click on Start button and then on Control Panel
(2). Click on Appearance and Personalization
(3). Click on Folder Options
(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window
(5). Choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window
*For Win 8 Users:
Press Win+E together to open Computer window, click View and then click Options
Click View tab in the Folder Options window, choose Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category
4. Delete Relevant Registry Entries and Files
(1). Delete the registry entries related to this browser hijacker through Registry Editor Press Win+R to bring up the Run window, type “regedit” and click “OK”
While the Registry Editor is open, search and delete its registry entries
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Random’ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Random HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =Random
(2). Find out and remove the associated files
%AllUsersProfile%\random.exe %AppData%\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates\random.exe %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~random %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Random “.exe”
To sum up, Shoppers-voice.com pop-up is a tricky and malicious adware which may change your default homepage and browser setting automatically once it accessed your computer. It may generate lots of trouble for you. This adware may damage your security system which may lead to the easy attacking of other infections like Trojan and keyloggers which can be used to steal sensitive data like passwords, credit card, bank account information etc.. Otherwise, many pop-ups and ads will be generated by this virus. As a result, your computer will be caused a complete computer crash because of this virus. Your computer system maybe filled up with all these pop-ups and ads which may lead to slow down your computer performance so badly. If you want to remove this adware by any antivirus program, you may do it in vain, as there is no any virus tool which can remove this stubborn virus completely out of your computer. To get rid of this vicious virus clearly, you’d use manual removal way which the only way and best method to remove it.
Suggestion: The above manual removal is quite dangerous and complicated, which needs sufficient professional skills. Therefore, only computer users with rich computer knowledge are recommended to implement the process because any errors including deleting important system files and registry entries will crash your computer system. If you have no idea of how to process the manual removal, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further assistance.
Published by & last updated on December 11, 2014 10:35 am