The thirafileb-uk.ru is an one of the many advertising web-pages, which can be opened automatically each time you start the browser. The reason of automatic opening of this site is an ‘ad-supported’ software (also known as adware), which was set on your machine without your consent. Because, the adware is often used to open lots of annoying pop-up ads within the Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and MS Edge’s screen. As, the advertisers do not disdain to use any methods to promote their pages and attract new users. Below we explain how to delete adware and thereby delete thirafileb-uk.ru unwanted ads from your browser.
The adware can change the settings of the FF, Chrome, IE and Edge, but often that a harmful software such as this can also infect all types of web-browsers by changing their desktop shortcuts. Thus forcing the user each time open the internet browser to see thirafileb-uk.ru annoying advertisements.
While your PC system is infected with the ad-supported software, the FF, Chrome, IE and MS Edge may be redirected to thirafileb-uk.ru annoying web site. Of course, the adware may not cause damages to your files or Windows system, but it may show a huge number of unwanted ads. These advertisements will be injected within the content of sites that are you opening in your web browser and can be varied: pop-up ads, in-text ads, different sized banners, offers to install an questionable software. The advertisements will appear on all web-pages, including sites where previously you have never seen any advertisements. In this case, when you open any web site, you may see in your internet browser’s status bar the following messages: ‘Waiting for thirafileb-uk.ru’, ‘Transferring data from thirafileb-uk.ru’, ‘Looking up thirafileb-uk.ru’, ‘Read thirafileb-uk.ru’, ‘Connected to thirafileb-uk.ru’.
We recommend to delete the adware, which redirects your internet browser on the thirafileb-uk.ru annoying page, as soon as you found this problem, as it can direct you to web-resources which may load other harmful software on your machine.
How did thirafileb-uk.ru pop-ups get on your personal computer
How to manually remove thirafileb-uk.ru pop-ups
The following instructions is a step-by-step guide, that will help you manually remove thirafileb-uk.ru pop-up ads from the Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Edge.
- Delete suspicious and unknown software by using Windows Control Panel
- Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to remove thirafileb-uk.ru redirect
- Remove thirafileb-uk.ru redirect from Firefox
- Get rid of thirafileb-uk.ru advertisements from Chrome
- Delete thirafileb-uk.ru pop-up ads from Internet Explorer
- Remove unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Delete suspicious and unknown software by using Windows Control Panel
Press Windows key , then click Search . Type “Control panel”and press Enter. If you using Windows XP or Windows 7, then press “Start” and select “Control Panel”. It’ll display the Windows Control Panel as on the image below.
Next, click “Uninstall a program”
It’ll open a list of all software. Scroll through the all list and uninstall any suspicious and unknown applications.
Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to remove thirafileb-uk.ru redirect
Once the adware is started, it can also alter the browser’s shortcuts, adding an argument like “http://site.address” into the Target field. Due to this, every time you launch the web-browser, it will be rerouted to an unwanted advertisements.
To clear the web browser shortcut, right-click to it and select Properties. On the Shortcut tab, locate the Target field. Click inside, you will see a vertical line – arrow pointer, move it (using -> arrow key on your keyboard) to the right as possible. You will see a text that starts with “http://” which has been added here. You need to remove it.
When the argument is removed, click the OK button. You need to clean all shortcuts of all your web-browsers, as they may be infected too.
Remove thirafileb-uk.ru redirect from Firefox
If the FF settings have been changed by the adware, then resetting it to the default state can help you to remove the redirect onto thirafileb-uk.ru web site.
First, run the FF and click button. It will open the drop-down menu on the right-part of the browser. Next, click the Help button () as shown below.
In the Help menu, select the “Troubleshooting Information” option. Another way to open the “Troubleshooting Information” screen – type “about:support” in the web-browser address bar and press Enter. It will open the “Troubleshooting Information” page as on the image below. In the upper-right corner of this screen, press the “Refresh Firefox” button.
It will open the confirmation prompt, click the “Refresh Firefox” button. The Firefox will begin a process to fix your problems that caused by the ‘ad supported’ software. When it’s finished, press the “Finish” button
Get rid of thirafileb-uk.ru advertisements from Chrome
Like other modern internet browsers, the Google Chrome has the ability to reset the settings to their default values and thereby delete the redirect to thirafileb-uk.ru unwanted advertisements that is caused by the adware.
At first, start the Chrome. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will appear the main menu. Click on the option named “Settings”. Another way to show the Google Chrome’s settings – type chrome://settings in the web-browser adress bar and press Enter.
The browser will show the settings screen. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the “Show advanced settings” link. Now scroll down until the “Reset settings” section is visible, as shown in the figure below and click the “Reset settings” button.
The Chrome will open the confirmation dialog box. You need to confirm your action, click the “Reset” button. The application will start the task of cleaning. When it is finished, the browser settings including the ‘block pop-ups’ option back to the values that have been when the Chrome was first installed on your personal computer.
Delete thirafileb-uk.ru pop-up ads from Internet Explorer
First, start the Microsoft Internet Explorer, then press the button in the form of gear (). It will show the Tools drop-down menu as on the image below. Next, press the “Internet Options”.
In the Internet Options window click on the Advanced tab, then click the Reset button. The IE will show the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” window as shown on the screen below. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box, then click on “Reset” button.
You will now need to reboot your PC for the changes to take effect.
Remove 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 computer, it will show thirafileb-uk.ru annoying web-site. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and get rid of all tasks that have been created by unwanted software.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard at the same time. It will show a dialog box that called Run. In the text field, type “taskschd.msc” (without the quotes) and click OK. Task Scheduler window opens. In the left-hand side, click “Task Scheduler Library”, as shown below.
In the middle part you will see a list of installed tasks. Select the first task, its properties will be show just below automatically. Next, click the Actions tab. Necessary to look at the text which is written under Details. Found something like “explorer.exe http://site.address” or “chrome.exe http://site.address” or “firefox.exe http://site.address”, then you need remove this task. If you are not sure that executes the task, then google it. If it is a component of the malicious software, then this task also should be removed.
Further click on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as shown on the screen below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by ‘ad-supported’ application. Once is finished, close the Task Scheduler window.
Remove thirafileb-uk.ru redirect automatically
You can remove thirafileb-uk.ru automatically with a help of Malwarebytes Free. We recommend this free malware removal utility because it can easily remove adware, browser hijackers, potentially unwanted applications and toolbars with all their components such as files, folders and registry entries.
Download Malwarebytes Free on your computer by clicking on the link below. Save it on your Desktop.
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After the download is complete, close all windows on your system. Further, launch the file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up like below, click the Yes button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” that will help you install Malwarebytes on the system. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
When the setup is finished successfully, click Finish button. Then Malwarebytes will automatically start and you can see its main window as shown on the screen below.
Next, click the “Scan Now” button to perform a system scan for the malware and ‘ad supported’ software which cause the thirafileb-uk.ru ads. When a threat is found, the number of the detected objects will change accordingly. Wait until the the scanning is done. Please be patient.
Once the system scan is done, you can check all threats detected on your PC system. Make sure all entries have “checkmark” and click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The Malwarebytes will start removing malware and ad-supported software that cause thirafileb-uk.ru redirect. When the disinfection is complete, you may be prompted to reboot your computer. I recommend you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the Malwarebytes to remove adware and other harmful applications.
How to stop thirafileb-uk.ru pop-up ads
To increase your security and protect your machine against new unwanted advertisements and malicious sites, you need to use an application that stops access to harmful ads and sites. Moreover, the program can stop the open of intrusive advertising, that also leads to faster loading of web pages and reduce the consumption of web traffic.
- Download AdGuard application from the following link.
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- After the download is done, launch the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” window. Follow the prompts.
- Once the installation is finished, press “Skip” to close it and use the default settings, or press “Get Started” to see a quick tutorial which will help 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 run your machine, AdGuard will start automatically and block pop-up ads, thirafileb-uk.ru redirects, as well as other dangerous or misleading web pages. For an overview of all the features of the application, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the AdGuard icon, which is located on your Windows desktop.
Get rid of thirafileb-uk.ru ads and malicious extensions with AdwCleaner.
If MalwareBytes cannot get rid of the annoying thirafileb-uk.ru advertisements from the Chrome, IE, Firefox and MS Edge, then we suggests to use the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for adware, browser hijackers, PUPs and toolbars.
Download AdwCleaner by clicking on the link below.
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When downloading is finished, open the directory in which you saved it. Double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once this utility is launched, you will see a screen like below.
Now, click the “Scan” button for checking your computer for the malicious extensions and ad-supported software that shows ads from thirafileb-uk.ru page. Once the scan is finished, it will show a scan report as shown below.
Review the report and then press “Clean” button. It will show a prompt. Click “OK”. Once the clean-up is done, AdwCleaner may ask you to reboot your personal computer.
Look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the AdwCleaner to get rid of adware, browser hijackers and other malicious programs.
Now your PC should be clean of the thirafileb-uk.ru pop-up ads. Remove AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted pop-up ads and annoying dangerous pages) and Malwarebytes (to periodically scan your computer for new malware and ‘ad supported’ software). 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 get rid of thirafileb-uk.ru redirect from your personal computer, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.