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Windows 7: pc loaded with bad stuff. browsers especially.

25 Dec 2014   #1
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 
pc loaded with bad stuff. browsers especially.

so I ran malware bytes... it found and removed tons of things. but Im still getting popup ads in IE 11 and chrome.

chrome and IE are so bad I cant even open them, tons of popups, ads.

so, I ran kapersky virus remover, and malwarebytes, and mcafee.. all removed lots of stuff... but this pc is not right. what am I doing wrong?

I cant seem to remove stuff in the browsers.... ? I know little about IE, never used it much... lots of fake warnings to update flash, pages going to fake PC help or repair sites...

I see some of the stuff in IE add-ons, but its not letting me remove them. honestly I dont have much experience using IE... I've avoided it for years and tell others to do the same.

so, how can I get this stuff out of chrome and IE? any tips appreciated




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25 Dec 2014   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Try resetting IE. You are downloading too much and not unchecking boxes when you do. You have to slow down and pay attention.
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25 Dec 2014   #3
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 

thanks for the fast reply.

did an IE reset. no luck. I see an add-on called "PrinceCouponu" with no option for removing it. many ads had this word under them. its under the not available section, but it's enabled and I cant remove it.
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25 Dec 2014   #4
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 

trying reset again and restarting. and unchecking boxes. thanks.
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25 Dec 2014   #5
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Read the Link below and follow the Instructions ....


Remove "Ads by FlexibleShopper" virus (Easy Removal Guide)
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25 Dec 2014   #6
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 

thanks will read that. this thing has so much stuff on it I was stressing out. have to slow down and read a bit. lol
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25 Dec 2014   #7
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 

looks like IE may be fine now. time will tell. thanks for the help.

chrome still has popups. from security-support.co

surely adware it looks like. never used chrome not sure how to fix this? any ideas? thanks
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25 Dec 2014   #8
indianacarnie

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by maxie View Post
Read the Link below and follow the Instructions ....


Remove "Ads by FlexibleShopper" virus (Easy Removal Guide)
What he said..........
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25 Dec 2014   #9
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 

none of those are showing up in remove programs. search snacks was found in some logs, so was flexible shopper spelled differently. but their not in remove programs.

something called multiplug was found by the virus programs and removed.
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25 Dec 2014   #10
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

I would suggest you use AdwCleaner ....
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