PrimaScope(.)com is a website of a platform hosting horoscope readings and other things. PrimaScope is considered adware because of all advertisements it generates. You can be redirected from the adverts and directed to sites related to the adware. A browser extension could be added to your browser apps. To remove the ads from your browsers, you should read the whole article.
|Short Description||The site hosts advertisements and also generates such on other sites and services.|
|Symptoms||You see advertising in your browsers – pop-ups, transitional, shopping ones and others.|
|Distribution Method||Freeware Installations, Bundled Packages|
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|User Experience||Join Our Forum to Discuss PrimaScope(.)com.|
PrimaScope(.)com – Delivery Ways
PrimaScope(.)com is delivered with some third-party installs. Unknowing, you could get the adware installed on your PC, through a bundle package or freeware installation. Such installers could have more components ready for installation by default. To prevent unwanted operations from application setups is doable if you find a Custom or Advanced settings menu. Inside, you should see an option to deselect all additive items.
PrimaScope(.)com might also be delivered from a visit to a website with bad reputation or from a click on an advertisement, such as a pop-up or banner. That covers the mostly widespread ways of delivery of the adware. Browsers which are affected: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Edge, Internet Explorer and Safari.
PrimaScope(.)com – Detailed Information
PrimaScope(.)com a website offering horoscope readings, looking into your future with tarot cards and much more. But know that the site is considered adware due to producing advertising content on various websites around the Web. PrimaScope(.)com advertises engaging puzzles, fashion and style news in their ads as well.
On the snapshot here you see the main page of the website:
If you have any software tightly connected to PrimaScope(.)com, in your browser apps or on your PC, you will surely see more advertisements while surfing the Internet. PrimaScope can redirect you to different websites, so be wary where you land on and on what you click.
Adverts could contain some of the following texts:
- Ads by PrimaScope(.)com
- Advertisement by PrimaScope(.)com
- Ad by PrimaScope(.)com
- Advert from PrimaScope(.)com
- Powered by PrimaScope(.)com
- Brought to you by PrimaScope(.)com
PrimaScope might produce a lot of redirects among the adverts. The idea behind the redirects is to generate web traffic and from that traffic to make revenue to the adware owners on a pay-per-click basis. The redirects can lead to their horoscope page, too.
The advertising content related to the adware is of all types. The advertisements tied with PrimaScope(.)com which are displayed on web pages as pop-ups, pop-unders, text links, banner, interstitial, shopping or transitional adverts. Banners and other ads can be based on web content you have previously viewed.
Information which is collecte, according to the Policy:
- Browser – type and version
- Your Name
- Geographic location
- Your Email address
- Search queries, pages viewed and ones you visit on the site
- Operating system (OS) – type and version
- Date and time stamp
- Your IP addresses
- Internet service provider (ISP)
- Installed programs and running processes/services
- Content of web pages you visit, URLs and HTML
Remove PrimaScope(.)com Completely from Your PC
To remove PrimaScope(.)com manually from your computer, follow the step-by-step removal instruction guide provided below. In case the manual removal does not get rid of all adverts or redirects completely, you should search for and remove any leftovers with an advanced anti-malware tool. Such software can help keep your computer secure in the future.
- Guide 1: How to Remove PrimaScope(.)com from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of PrimaScope(.)com from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove PrimaScope(.)com from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase PrimaScope(.)com from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall PrimaScope(.)com from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove PrimaScope(.)com from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate PrimaScope(.)com from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove PrimaScope(.)com from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove PrimaScope(.)com
Step 2: Uninstall PrimaScope(.)com and related software from Windows
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by PrimaScope(.)com on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by PrimaScope(.)com there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of PrimaScope(.)com from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall PrimaScope(.)com and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove PrimaScope(.)com via Step 1 above:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove malware from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts, programs and malware, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. Combo Cleaner offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove PrimaScope(.)com from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Step 3: From the opened "Extensions" menu locate the unwanted extension and click on its "Remove" button.
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Erase PrimaScope(.)com from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Uninstall PrimaScope(.)com from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove PrimaScope(.)com from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 2: After hovering your mouse cursor to the top of the screen, click on the Safari text to open its drop down menu.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the PrimaScope(.)com will be removed.
Eliminate PrimaScope(.)com from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.
Step 4: Select the extension you want to remove and then click 'Disable'. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected extension, and some more add-ons might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click 'Disable'.
Step 5: After the unwanted extension has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red 'X' button located at the top right corner and start it again.