The appearance of annoying superduper.website popups in your internet browser means that your computer is infected with an adware (sometimes called ‘ad-supported’ software). It makes changes to the PC settings and configures itself so as to start automatically each time the computer is turned on. Immediately after startup, the adware begins to monitor the user’s actions, opens unwanted pop-ups and inserts ads directly into the open windows of the FF, Google Chrome, IE and MS Edge. So, if you notice that your browser has become show this web site, then you do not need to wait . Follow the instructions below to remove superduper.website pop ups as soon as possible.
Most often, the adware affects the most common web browsers such as the Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Edge. But such the dangerous software as well may infect another web browsers by changing its shortcuts (adding an argument like ‘http://site.address’ into Target field of a web-browser’s shortcut). So every time you run the web browser, it will reroute to the unwanted superduper.website web-site. Even if you setup a new startpage, an annoying page will be the first thing you see when you open the Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Edge.
The adware may insert lots of ads directly to the web-sites that you visit, creating a sense that the advertising banners has been added by the creators of the web-site. Moreover, a legal advertising links may be replaced on the fake links, that will offer to download and install various unnecessary and harmful programs. Moreover, the adware has the ability to collect a large number of personal information about you (your ip address, what is a web page you are viewing now, what you are looking for on the Internet, which links you are clicking), which can later transfer to third parties.
We suggest you to get rid of ad supported software and clean your computer from superduper.website popups ASAP, until the presence of the adware has not led to even worse consequences. You need to follow the step-by-step guide below that will allow you to completely get rid of the redirect to superduper.website unwanted page, using only the built-in Windows features and a few of specialized free tools.
How does superduper.website pop-ups get installed onto computer
How to manually remove superduper.website pop-ups
The following instructions is a step-by-step guide, which will help you manually delete superduper.website pop-up from the Firefox, Chrome, IE and Edge.
- Uninstall suspicious and unknown software by using Windows Control Panel
- Delete superduper.website pop-ups from Chrome
- Remove superduper.website pop-up from FF
- Remove superduper.website pop-ups from Internet Explorer
- Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to remove superduper.website redirect
- Get rid of unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Uninstall suspicious and unknown software by using Windows Control Panel
The best way to start the computer cleanup is to remove unknown and suspicious applications. Using the Windows Control Panel you can do this quickly and easily. This step, in spite of its simplicity, should not be ignored, because the removing of unneeded programs can clean up your web browser from popups, hijackers and so on.
- If you are using Windows 8, 8.1 or 10 then press Windows key, click Search. Type “Control panel”and press Enter.
- If you are using Windows XP, Vista, 7, then press “Start” button and click “Control Panel”.
- It’ll open the Windows Control Panel.
- Click “Uninstall a program” under Programs category.
- You will see a list of all installed programs.
- Scroll through the all list, and remove suspicious and unknown programs. To quickly find the latest installed applications, we recommend sort programs by date.
See more details in the video instructions below.
Delete superduper.website pop-ups from Chrome
Reset Chrome settings is a simple way to remove the malware and adware, as well as to restore the web browser’s settings that have been modified by adware.
- Now start the Google Chrome and press Menu button (small button in the form of three horizontal stripes).
- It will show the Google Chrome main menu. Select “Settings” option.
- You will see the Google Chrome’s settings page. Scroll down and click “Show advanced settings” link.
- Scroll down again and press the “Reset settings” button.
- The Chrome will show the reset profile settings page as shown on the image above.
- Next, press the “Reset” button.
- When this process is complete, your web-browser’s settings will be restored to their original defaults. This will reset your homepage and search engine by default.
- To learn more, read the article How to reset Chrome settings to default.
Remove superduper.website pop-up from FF
If the Mozilla Firefox settings have been changed by the ad-supported software, then resetting it to the default state can help you to get rid of the reroute onto superduper.website.
First, launch the Mozilla Firefox and click button. It will display the drop-down menu on the right-part of the browser. Next, click the Help button () as shown on the screen below.
In the Help menu, select the “Troubleshooting Information” option. Another way to open the “Troubleshooting Information” screen – type “about:support” in the internet browser adress bar and press Enter. It will show the “Troubleshooting Information” page as shown below. In the upper-right corner of this screen, click the “Refresh Firefox” button.
It will display the confirmation dialog box, click the “Refresh Firefox” button. The Firefox will start a procedure to fix your problems that caused by the ad-supported software. When it’s finished, press the “Finish” button
Remove superduper.website pop-ups from Internet Explorer
First, run the Internet Explorer, then click button. Next, press “Internet Options” as shown in the following image.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, click the “Reset” button. The Internet Explorer will display the “Reset Internet Explorer” settings prompt. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and click Reset button.
You will now need to restart your system for the changes to take effect. It will restore the Microsoft Internet Explorer’s settings such as start page and search provider by default to default state, disable ad-supported browser’s extensions and thereby get rid of the redirect to superduper.website unwanted web-page.
Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to remove superduper.website redirect
Now you need to clean up the internet browser shortcuts. Check that the shortcut referring to the right exe-file of the internet browser, and not on any unknown file. Right click to a desktop shortcut for your browser. Choose the “Properties” option.
It will open the Properties window. Select the “Shortcut” tab here, after that, look at the “Target” field. The ad-supported software can change it. If you are seeing something similar “…exe http://web.site.address” then you need to remove “http…” and leave only, depending on the web-browser you are using:
- Google Chrome: chrome.exe
- Opera: opera.exe
- Firefox: firefox.exe
- Internet Explorer: iexplore.exe
Look at the example on the screen below.
Once is done, press the “OK” button to save the changes. Please repeat this step for internet browser shortcuts that redirects to an annoying sites. When you have completed, go to next step.
Get rid of unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Once installed, the ad-supported software can add a task in to the Windows Task Scheduler Library. Due to this, every time when you run your PC, it will show superduper.website unwanted web-page. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and remove all tasks that have been created by malicios application.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard together. It will display a dialog box which called Run. In the text field, type “taskschd.msc” (without the quotes) and click OK. Task Scheduler window opens. In the left-hand side, press “Task Scheduler Library”, as on the image below.
In the middle part you will see a list of installed tasks. Select the first task, its properties will be display just below automatically. Next, press the Actions tab. Necessary to look at the text which is written under Details. Found something such as “explorer.exe http://site.address” or “chrome.exe http://site.address” or “firefox.exe http://site.address”, then you need get rid of this task. If you are not sure that executes the task, then google it. If it’s a component of the adware, then this task also should be removed.
Further click on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as shown in the figure below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by malicios application. Once is done, close the Task Scheduler window.
How to remove superduper.website popups automatically
We recommend using the Malwarebytes Free. You can download and install this tool to detect superduper.website threat and delete it, from the link below. When installed and updated, the free malware remover will automatically scan and detect all threats present on the PC system.
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Update: January 25, 2017
Once installed, the Malwarebytes will try to update itself and when this process is finished, click “Scan Now” button . This will begin scanning the whole PC to find out ad-supported software and malware. During the scan it will detect all threats present on your personal computer. In order to delete all threats, simply press “Quarantine Selected” button.
The Malwarebytes is a free program that you can use to remove all detected folders, files, services, registry entries and so on. To learn more about the Malwarebytes, we recommend you to read and follow the step-by-step guide or the video guide below.
Stop superduper.website pop-up and other unwanted web-pages
To increase your security and protect your personal computer against new unwanted pop-ups and malicious web pages, you need to use program that stops access to malicious pop-ups and sites. Moreover, the application can block the display of intrusive advertising, which also leads to faster loading of web sites and reduce the consumption of web traffic.
Download AdGuard program from the following link.
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When downloading is done, start the file named adguardInstaller. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as shown on the screen below.
Follow the prompts. When the install is done, you will see a window like below.
You can press “Skip” to close the install program and use the default settings, or press “Get Started” button to see an quick tutorial that will allow you get to know AdGuard better.
In most cases, the default settings are enough and you do not need to change anything. Each time, when you launch your PC system, AdGuard will run automatically and block popups, sites such as superduper.website, as well as other malicious or misleading sites. For an overview of all the features of the program, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, which is located on your Windows desktop.
If the problem with superduper.website pop-ups is still remained
If MalwareBytes Anti-malware cannot delete superduper.website threat, then we suggests to use the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for adware, browser hijackers, PUPs, toolbars.
- Download AdwCleaner from the link below. AdwCleaner download
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- Double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once the utility is opened the main screen will appear as shown on the image above.
- Now, click the “Scan” button to perform a system scan for the ad supported software which generates superduper.website popups.
- When it has finished scanning, AdwCleaner will display a scan report. Review the report and then click “Clean” button. It will display a dialog box, press “OK” button.
The following video explains the step-by-step guide above on how to delete ad-supported software with AdwCleaner.
Now your PC system should be free of the superduper.website . Remove AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted pop-ups and annoying malicious web-pages) and Malwarebytes (to periodically scan your computer for new malware and adware). Probably you are running an older version of Java or Adobe Flash Player. This can be a security risk, so download and install the latest version right now.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove superduper.website pop-ups from your personal computer, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.