Monday, March 17, 2014

How to stop BlocktheAdApp popping up

BlocktheAdApp is a pop-up virus and adware which is programmed to display ads, banners and other informations and it can attack users’ Google Chrome, Firefox and IE. When your computer is infected by BlocktheAdApp, you will see that there are tons of ads in your computer. Wen you open a new tab or open your browser, there will be ads in your pages. It can bypass the detection of antivirus programs by acting like an extension or add-on that gets installed in your computer.

Although popping up something or redirecting you to other sites may be unacceptable, BlocktheAdApp actually do carry out other dangerous jobs in your computer. BlocktheAdApp can be used by hackers to collect your information. When you use your infected browser to collect
E-mails or do other things which need you to input your ID and password, BlocktheAdApp can automatically record them and transfer those info to hackers who,with the assistance of BlocktheAdApp, can hack into your accounts easily. If you find that your system becomes slower, then BlocktheAdApp should be responsible for this. When it runs, it not only occupy memory, but also consumes your broadband resource, making your computer have a bad performance. The terrible thing is you just remove BlocktheAdApp via your antivirus programs. Therefore, BlocktheAdApp should be removed manually. If you are not familiar with it, please feel free to contact our 24/7 online experts.

How to remove BlocktheAdApp pop-up virus

Step 1: Launch your computer into Safe Mode with Networking.
Hit F8 constantly when you restart your computer until you see there couple options coming up, move with your arrow key to choose Safe Mode with Networking.

Step 2: Show all hidden files in your computer so that you can find its hidden files:
Click : Start->Control Panel->Appearance and Personalization->Folder Option->View.
under the View tab, check Show hiden files, folders and drivers. And uncheck Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) and then click OK.

Step 3: Open your registry editor and delete the following regsitry values:
Hit WinR in your computer and then type regedit and hit Enter.

Find the following regsitry values and change the values of Start Page into
HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/Main
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/Software/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/Main{random.exe}

The removal process involves deleting system files and registry values,if you are not familiar with computer, it is advised to talk with an professional for a better solution.

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