Hi, everyone! Do you heard about Popunderclick.com ? Actually it has become my launching page and search engine address without any concern. Previously I have defined Google.com as my default search engine and home page. I come to know about this fact last night when I start surfing web. Firstly I face the problem with Google chrome, later one in two different one i.e Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Their searches are also getting redirected to different websites. Is there anyone who faced the same problem? Please help to sort out this problem.
Short Description about Popunderclick.com
When you continuously get encountered with Popunderclick.com on your web browsers then it means that your PC got infected by an adware programs. It displays thousands of pop-ups on every tab that you visit. The main motive behind this ad generation is to generate pay per click revenue for their affiliate owner. Popunderclick.com is a advertising platform that claims to provide you a improved search result and quick access links to various popular websites like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, eBay, Amazon. These false claims often trick users into believing that Popunderclick.com is an appropriate and handy site.
But actually it is not so it is just a fake search engine provider which seems to be same as of other legitimate search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing etc. It targets the most important web browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge. Popunderclick.com is a redirect virus that can redirect your searches to suspicious locations. Each time when you go online it greets you with annoying and continuous pop-ups. It is designed by third party that provides you a fake info regarding the security updates of your PC along with the free tech support phone number to call on.
Popunderclick.com are different in structures, including text underlined ads, banner ads, coupon dropdown ads, pop-up ads, and so on. Users won’t effectively make sense that it is advertisements from suspicious application. It generally comes out bundled with freeware or shareware applications that you some time use to update your software or for recreational purpose. The other way responsible for Popunderclick.com invasions is visiting malicious or hacked websites, using infected removal devices and sharing of infected files.
Harmful Traits Caused by Popunderclick.com
Popunderclick.com sneaks inside your PC very secretly and downloads more malware infections without letting you know and your consent. As soon as Popunderclick.com invades your PC will be able to put your PC security at high risk. It can reroutes your searches to http://popunderclick.com/all time when you go online. It changes the default homepage setting of browser with contaminated link, which will create problem of unusual redirection.
It restrict you to visit the web page of your choice and thus you to access it. Many new icons and toolbars suddenly start appearing onto your screen which covers the large part of your CPU and RAM. Your Browser will start behaving rudely and take lots of time to start or during loading or subsequently gets unresponsive. It creates problem in establishing Internet connection and subsequently slow down its speed and get unresponsive abruptly. It will track your browsing histories, cookies, IP address and then forward this information to third party for their profit.
Remove Popunderclick.com Extensions From Google Chrome
- Launch your Google Chrome and then from the upper right corner choose the “Menu” icon.
- A drop down list will get appeared on your screen then click on the “Settings” option.
- After that click on the Extensions tab.
- Search for Popunderclick.com extensions and then click on “Trash can” icon.
Steps to Reset Google Chrome
- Start your Google Chrome and then click on “Menu” icon.
- Then click on “Settings” menu.
- After that click on “Show Advanced Settings” link.
- Now scroll down your mouse and then click on “Reset Browser Settings” button.
- Then again click on “Reset” button.
- Then close and restart Google Chrome.