Have you tried to open a well-known web page and found that your web-browser is redirected to a previously unseen web page called b.inspiration-prosperity.men? If you answered ‘Yes’ then your need to know that your machine is infected with an adware (sometimes called ‘ad-supported’ software). The adware is a type of dangerous software that changes your system’s web-browser settings so that you will be randomly redirected to an unwanted ads. Perform the few simple steps below as soon as possible It will clean your computer from the adware and thereby remove annoying b.inspiration-prosperity.men pop-ups. Moreover, the instructions will help you to stop the ability to penetrate of more dangerous viruses and trojans on your machine.
Most often, the ‘ad supported’ software affects the most common web browsers like the Firefox, Chrome, IE and Edge. But such the harmful software as well may infect another web-browsers by changing its shortcuts (adding an argument such as ‘http://site.address’ into Target field of a browser’s shortcut). So every time you run the web-browser, it will redirect to the annoying b.inspiration-prosperity.men web-site. Even if you setup a new homepage, an unwanted page will be the first thing you see when you run the Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, FF and Microsoft Edge.
The adware may insert tons of ads directly to the pages that you visit, creating a sense that the advertising links has been added by the creators of the web-page. Moreover, a legal advertising banners may be replaced on the fake ads, that will offer to download and install various unnecessary and harmful programs. Moreover, the adware has the ability to collect a ton of personal information about you (your ip address, what is a web page you are viewing now, what you are looking for on the Web, which links you are clicking), which can later transfer to third parties.
Therefore it is very important to follow the guide below as soon as possible. The instructions will assist you to remove ad supported software as well as clean your PC from the b.inspiration-prosperity.men pop-up ads. What is more, the step-by-step guide below will help you delete other malicious software such as unwanted toolbars and browser hijackers, which could penetrate the computer along with the ‘ad supported’ software.
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How to manually remove b.inspiration-prosperity.men redirect
The following instructions is a step-by-step guide, that will assist you manually get rid of b.inspiration-prosperity.men from the Mozilla Firefox, Chrome, IE and Edge.
- Remove suspicious and unknown applications by using Windows Control Panel
- Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to get rid of b.inspiration-prosperity.men redirect
- Remove b.inspiration-prosperity.men from Google Chrome
- Remove b.inspiration-prosperity.men redirect from Firefox
- Get rid of b.inspiration-prosperity.men from Microsoft Internet Explorer
- Get rid of unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Remove suspicious and unknown applications by using Windows Control Panel
The best way to start the system 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 software can clean up your browser from ads, 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 display the Windows Control Panel.
- Click “Uninstall a program” under Programs category.
- You will see a list of all installed applications.
- Scroll through the all list, and delete suspicious and unknown applications. To quickly find the latest installed programs, we recommend sort programs by date.
See more details in the video instructions below.
Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to get rid of b.inspiration-prosperity.men redirect
When the adware is started, it can also alter the web-browser’s shortcuts, adding an argument similar “http://site.address” into the Target field. Due to this, every time you run the internet browser, it will be redirected 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 begins 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 internet browsers, as they may be infected too.
Remove b.inspiration-prosperity.men from Google Chrome
Like other modern browsers, the Google Chrome has the ability to reset the settings to their default values and thereby get rid of the redirect to b.inspiration-prosperity.men unwanted ads that is caused by the ad-supported software.
At first, launch the Chrome. Next, press the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will appear the main menu. Click on the option named “Settings”. Another way to display the Chrome’s settings – type chrome://settings in the web browser adress bar and press Enter.
The web 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 on the image 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 program will launch the procedure of cleaning. Once it’s finished, the web-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.
Remove b.inspiration-prosperity.men redirect from Firefox
First, run the Firefox. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will open the drop-down menu. Next, click the “Help” button ().
In the Help menu, click the “Troubleshooting Information”. In the upper-right corner of the “Troubleshooting Information” page, press “Refresh Firefox” button.
Confirm your action, click the “Refresh Firefox”.
Get rid of b.inspiration-prosperity.men from Microsoft Internet Explorer
First, run the Internet Explorer, then click the button in the form of gear (). It will open the Tools drop-down menu as on the image below. Next, click the “Internet Options”.
In the Internet Options window click on the Advanced tab, then click the Reset button. The Internet Explorer will display the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” window as on the image below. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box, then press on “Reset” button.
You will now need to reboot your personal computer for the changes to take effect.
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 computer, it will open b.inspiration-prosperity.men annoying web-page. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and remove 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 prompt which titled with Run. In the text field, type “taskschd.msc” (without the quotes) and press OK. Task Scheduler window opens. In the left-hand side, press “Task Scheduler Library”, as shown on the screen 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, 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 get rid of this task. If you are not sure that executes the task, then google it. If it’s a component of the unwanted applications, 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 ‘ad-supported’ software. Once is done, close the Task Scheduler window.
Remove b.inspiration-prosperity.men with Malwarebytes
Remove b.inspiration-prosperity.men pop-ups manually is difficult and often the ‘ad supported’ software is not completely removed. Therefore, we recommend you to use the Malwarebytes Free which are completely clean your PC system. The Malwarebytes is a reputable malware removal program. It can automatically detect and remove the adware (sometimes called ‘ad-supported’ software) of the your system. Moreover, this free program will help you to remove web browser hijackers, malware and toolbars that your machine may be infected too. You can follow the instructions below to get rid of the b.inspiration-prosperity.men unwanted ads completely.
Download Malwarebytes Free by clicking on the link below.
Category: Security tools
Update: November 9, 2017
Once downloaded, close all applications and windows on your computer. Open a directory in which you saved it. Double-click on the icon that’s named mb3-setup like below.
When the installation starts, you will see the “Setup wizard” that will help you install Malwarebytes on your system.
When setup is done, you will see window as shown on the screen below.
Now click on the “Scan Now” button . This will begin scanning the whole machine to find out ad-supported software that causes the redirect to b.inspiration-prosperity.men web site. This task can take some time, so please be patient.
Once the scanning is finished, make sure all entries have “checkmark” and press “Quarantine Selected” button. The Malwarebytes will start removing the ad supported software related files, folders, registry keys. Once the disinfection is complete, you may be prompted to restart the computer.
The following video explains the instructions above on how to remove ad supported software with Malwarebytes Anti-malware.
Stop b.inspiration-prosperity.men pop-ups and other annoying web sites
To increase your security and protect your PC system against new unwanted advertisements and malicious web pages, you need to use program that blocks access to dangerous ads and web pages. Moreover, the program can block the show of intrusive advertising, that also leads to faster loading of web sites and reduce the consumption of web traffic.
Download AdGuard program from the following link.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 7, 2017
Once the downloading process is finished, launch the file named adguardInstaller. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as shown on the image below.
Follow the prompts. When the installation is finished, you will see a window as shown on the image below.
You can click “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 start your PC, AdGuard will launch automatically and block ads, web sites such as b.inspiration-prosperity.men, as well as other harmful or misleading web-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, that is located on your Windows desktop.
Remove b.inspiration-prosperity.men redirect and malicious extensions with AdwCleaner.
If MalwareBytes cannot remove the annoying b.inspiration-prosperity.men from the FF, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge, then we suggests to use the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for ‘ad supported’ software, browser hijackers, PUPs and toolbars.
Download AdwCleaner from the link below.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: February 8, 2018
When downloading is complete, open the directory in which you saved it. Double click the AdwCleaner icon. Once this utility is started, you will see a screen like below.
Now, click the “Scan” button to perform a system scan for the malicious extensions and ‘ad supported’ software that shows ads from b.inspiration-prosperity.men web-site. When the system scan is finished, it will display a scan report as shown below.
Review the report and then click “Clean” button. It will open a prompt. Click “OK”. When the cleaning process is done, AdwCleaner may ask you to restart your computer.
Look at the following video, which completely explains the procedure of using the AdwCleaner to remove adware, browser hijackers and other malicious software.
Now your PC should be free of the b.inspiration-prosperity.men . Remove AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted pop-up ads and annoying harmful web sites) and Malwarebytes (to periodically scan your computer for new malware and adware). Make sure that you have all the Critical Updates recommended for Windows OS. Without regular updates you WILL NOT be protected when new malicious software and adware are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to get rid of b.inspiration-prosperity.men ads from your machine, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.