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Remove Ads by AdBlockerPremium from the Browser

stopadwareAdBlockerPremium a.k.a. Ads by AdBlockerPremium is classified as an ad-supported browser extension and a PUP that may generate unwanted advertisements. AdBlockerPremium may have been downloaded alongside a free software product. The method is dubbed bundling and can be avoided by opting for the advanced installer and reading the download agreement. AdBlockerPremium is not malicious, but it may cause certain issues. Thus, its removal is recommended.

Download a System Scanner, to See If Your System Has Been Affected By Ads by AdBlockerPremium.

AdBlockerPremium Distribution Method and General Description

AdBlockerPremium may be promoted as a useful application on legitimate freeware pages. The adware app may have been included in the package of a range of free software products. Users unknowingly download adware to their PCs by skipping the advanced option during installation. If users are more careful and read the download agreement of an ad-supported browser extension, they will notice that tracking cookies are added to the browser. Adware developers may have explained their reasons such as the improvement of their services. However, personally identifiable information that users would not typically want to reveal is being collected.

PII consists of:

  • Browsing habits – search queries, browsing histories.
  • Website credentials – usernames, passwords.
  • IP addresses – physical locations.

N.B. Clicking any of the content promoted by AdBlockerPremium is considered unsafe since it may lead to browser redirects to suspicious websites.

AdBlockerPremium Removal Options

Ad-supported software can be removed manually from the system. Experienced PC users can have a look at the step-by-step guide provided below the article. For the rest, installing a trustworthy AV solution to scan the system is considered the best removal option.

For future reference, always choose the ‘advanced’ option prior to installing a freeware to the PC.

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1. Remove/Uninstall Ads by AdBlockerPremium

1. Remove/Uninstall Ads by AdBlockerPremium in Windows

Here is a method in few easy steps to remove that program. No matter if you are using Windows 8, 7, Vista or XP, those steps will get the job done. Dragging the program or its folder to the recycle bin can be a very bad decision. If you do that, bits and pieces of the program get left behind, and that can lead to unstable work of your PC, mistakes with the file type associations and other unpleasant activities. The proper way to get a program off your computer is to Uninstall it. To do that:

  • Hold the Windows Logo Button and “R” on your keyboard. A Pop-up window will appear (fig.1).
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  • In the field type in “appwiz.cpl” and press ENTER (fig.2).
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  • This will open a window with all the programs installed on the PC.
    Select the program that you want to remove, and press “Uninstall” (fig.3).
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    Follow the instructions above and you will successfully uninstall Ads by AdBlockerPremium.

    2. Restore the settings in your browser

    2. Remove Ads by AdBlockerPremium from your browser

    Remove a toolbar from Mozilla FirefoxRemove a toolbar from Google Chrome Remove a toolbar from Internet Explorer Remove a toolbar from Safari
    Start Mozilla Firefox Open the menu window

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    Select the “Add-ons” icon from the menu

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    Select Ads by AdBlockerPremium and click “Remove

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    After Ads by AdBlockerPremium is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red “X” in the top right corner and start it again.

    Start Google Chrome and Open the drop menu

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  • Move the cursor over “Tools” and then from the extended menu choose “Extensions
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  • From the opened “Extensions” menu locate Ads by AdBlockerPremium and click on the garbage bin icon on the right of it.
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  • After Ads by AdBlockerPremium is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red “X” in the top right corner and start it again.
  • Start Internet Explorer:

  • Click “‘Tools’ to open the drop menu and select ‘Manage Add-ons’
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  • In the ‘Manage Add-ons’ window, make sure that in the first window ‘Add-on Types’, the drop menu ‘Show’ is on ‘All add-ons’
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    Select Ads by AdBlockerPremium to remove, and then click ‘Disable’. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected toolbar, and some additional toolbars might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click ‘Disable’.

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    After Ads by AdBlockerPremium has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red ‘X’ in the top right corner and start it again.

    Start Safari

    Open the drop menu by clicking on the sprocket icon in the top right corner.
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    From the drop menu select ‘Preferences’
    In the new window select ‘Extensions’
    Click once on Ads by AdBlockerPremium
    Click ‘Uninstall’

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    A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall Ads by AdBlockerPremium. Select ‘Uninstall’ again, and the Ads by AdBlockerPremium will be removed.

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