+5 vote
asked in Computer by (10.6k points)

How to remove adware and Boxore pop-up?

1 Answer

+5 votes
answered by (9.2k points)

Boxore is an adware that is installed through PUPs / LPIs at sites of streaming , especially through the PlayerPlus program.

How to remove

More generally, you can concultar Article Removal pop-up advertisements , which explains how to removeadware and solve problems pop-up advertising. 

Method 1: From the Control Panel

As with all Windows applications, you can uninstall it from Start> Control Panel> Add or Remove Programs (XP), click Programs and Features (Windows Vista / 7). Uninstall everything that bears the name Boxore. 

Method 2: Using AdwCleaner

AdwCleaner eliminates Boxore and other potentially unwanted programs. Download AdwCleaner (from Xplode) on the Desktop Run it by double clicking on its icon Click "Delete" and waits while performing the analysis and removes adware and potentially unwanted programs. 


Method 3: Using Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

  • 1. Download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware on the Desktop
    • (If you already have it installed, update. Run MalwareBytes, then in the main program window click "Update> Check for Updates" then passes to step 4)
  • 2. Once the download is complete, double-click the file give you downloaded to run the installation file.Follow the prompts and do not forget to leave checked the option to upgrade the program.
  • 3. Once the program is installed. Run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (if you have Windows Vista or 7, right-click on the program icon and select "Run as administrator")
  • 4. Select "Perform Full Scan" and click on the "Analyze"
  • 5. Select all hard drives and click "Analyze"
  • 6. Once the analysis is complete, you see a window, dale click "OK"
  • 7. Now click on "Show Results"
  • 8. Select the malicious file found and click "Remove Selected"
  • 9 Finally, restart the computer if asked the program

Protect your computer

Be careful what you install if you want to install some adware and see appearing pop-up advertisements. As far as possible, take time to read the terms of use when you install a program. HOSTS Anti-PUPs / adware allow filtering directions distribute these potentially unwanted porgramas. WOT can help you filter out sites that install these unwanted programs, see here .

Ask a Question
Welcome to WikiTechSolutions where you can ask questions and receive answers from other members of the community.

You can ask a question without registration.