How to Get Rid of/Remove Popcornew-Virus Removal Tips

Posted by Britt Duncan - November 13, 2014

Popcornew shows up on IE/Chrome/Firefox? Find no way to remove its ads? This is a detailed removal guide to help you out safely.

Know More about Popcornew

Popcornew is defined as a potentially unwanted adware program for that it provides no practical functions but annoyances and dangers to PC users. Popcornew is advertised as a helpful tool to promote your online activities and streamline the resource access for you. However, the main task of Popcornew is to generate profits for its makers. it is usually comes into your computer via free downloads, like fake update of Java, browser installation, video players and many more. Once Popcornew settles inside your computer, it waste no time to insert its harmful extensions and trigger off tons of additional banners, pop-ups, pop-unders, and in-text links on your browsing pages.

Popcornew-ads

Popcornew can be added to IE, Firefox, Chrome silently and alter the browser settings. So, you may every time when you start your browsers, you may see strange sites popping up. Popcornew related extensions are in favor of those third-party websites by providing them your personal information, such as online history, email address, even other saved passwords. That is clear privacy-violated behaviors. It even compromises the security settings on the browser and bring in other malware like Groovorio. com, Trovi. com and Astromenda. com. That’s why it’s urgent to get rid of every piece of file belonging to Popcornew to prevent it updating with new feature and evade from detection.

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Propagation of Popcornew Adware :

(1) Popcornew usually comes bundled with free applications when you download and install free programs. So, you should always take caution about unfamiliar programs when you install a free program.

(2) Popcornew enters into a random computer after you click a spam email. This kind of email may contain malicious attachments with a copy of this malware.

(3) Popcornew may incubate on compromised websites. Popcornew can be automatically implanted into your computer with drive-by download method.

Instruction on Removing Popcornew Malware

According to our research, we found that Popcornew adware often gets installed together with other programs. And Popcornew adware has made many changes to your computer system and web browsers. So, you should keep very patient and careful when you are following our removal steps and manually removing Popcornew virus.

Windows xp/vista/7:
Step One: Uninstall Popcornew adware.

1. Go to Control Panel from Start menu.
2. Choose Uninstall a program or Add/Change programs.

3. Select Popcornew adware and click on Uninstall or Uninstall/Change button.

Step Two: Show hidden files.

1. Go to Control Panel, and choose Folder Options.

2. In View tab, scroll dawn and choose show hidden files, folders and drives. Click OK.

Step Three: Remove registry entries.

1. Open Start menu and find Run in Windows XP. Type regedit and tap Enter. In Windows vista/7, click Start and type reged in search field.

2. At opening Registry Editor, search for and delete key and values related to Popcornew adware.

%AppData%\data.sec
%AppData%\svc-[random file name].exe

Windows 8:
Step One: Uninstall Popcornew adware.

1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.

2. Enter Programs and Features in the address bar and select Popcornew from program list.

3. Click Uninstall button and then follow uninstall wizard.

Step Two: Show Hidden Files.

1. Choose Windows Explorer from Start screen.

2. Navigate to File tab, tick both Hidden items and File name extensions.

3. Look for corrupted files outlined below and delete them all:

%AppData%\data.sec
%AppData%\svc-[random file name].exe

Step Three: Remove Registry Entries.

1. Type regedit in the search field.

2. Search for and delete harmful key and values generated by Popcornew adware.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “EnableVirtualization” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “ConsentPromptBehaviorUser” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = 1

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