The LiveJasmin popups appeared on your PC system without any notice? After that, you are faced with the fact that your internet browser is now re-directed to other unwanted web-sites and filled with a variety of advertisements and banners. The cause of all your problems with your system is adware (also known as ‘ad-supported’ software) that has been installed on many PCs around the world without users permission, so you’re one of many. Most probably, you do not even know how and where this adware has got into your computer. In the step by step guidance below, we will explain all the general features of ‘ad supported’ software and its typical behavior on the computer, as well as effective methods for manually removing it from your PC system.
The adware is the part of the software that is used as an online promotional tool. It’s designed with the sole purpose to display dozens of pop-ups, and thus to promote the goods and services in an open web browser window. So, the LiveJasmin is just one of the many web-sites of the so-called ‘ad-support’ type. It is designed to fill the internet browser’s constant stream of advertisements, or redirect the internet browser to not expected and intrusive advertising web-pages. Moreover, the adware can substitute the legitimate advertising banners on misleading or even banners that can offer to visit harmful web sites. The reason is simple, many advertisers agree on any ways to attract users to their sites, so the creators of ad supported software, often forcing users to click on an advertising link. For each click on a link, the authors of the adware receive income. It’s the so-called ‘Pay-Per-Click’ method.
The malicious applications from the ad supported software family that changes the settings of internet browsers usually affects only the Google Chrome, Firefox, Edge and IE. However, possible situations, when any other web browsers will be affected too. The adware may change the Target property of a internet browser’s shortcut, so every time you start the internet browser, instead of your homepage, you will see the annoying LiveJasmin advertisements.
We suggest to delete the ad supported software that redirects your browser on the LiveJasmin undesired web-site, as soon as you found this problem, as it can direct you to web-resources that may load other malicious software on your PC system.
Table of contents
- What is LiveJasmin
- How to remove LiveJasmin popups
- Remove LiveJasmin pop up advertisements without any utilities
- Uninstall all adware and other PUPs through the Microsoft Windows Control Panel
- Clean up the web-browsers shortcuts that have been hijacked by ad supported software
- Remove LiveJasmin redirect from Mozilla Firefox
- Remove LiveJasmin advertisements from Chrome
- Get rid of LiveJasmin pop ups from Internet Explorer
- Remove unwanted Scheduled Tasks
- How to delete LiveJasmin redirect with free applications
- Remove LiveJasmin pop up advertisements without any utilities
- How to block LiveJasmin pop-ups
- How to avoid installation of LiveJasmin pop up advertisements
- Final words
How to remove LiveJasmin pop-ups
There are a simple manual guide below which will assist you to delete LiveJasmin popup advertisements from your MS Windows PC. The most effective way to remove this ‘ad supported’ software is to complete the manual removal instructions and then use Zemana Anti-malware, Malwarebytes or AdwCleaner automatic tools (all are free). The manual way will help to weaken this adware and these malware removal utilities will completely get rid of LiveJasmin popups and return the Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and MS Edge settings to default.
Remove LiveJasmin popup advertisements without any utilities
Most common ad-supported software may be deleted without any antivirus programs. The manual ad supported software removal is blog post guidance that will teach you how to get rid of the LiveJasmin pop up ads.
Uninstall all adware and other PUPs through the Microsoft Windows Control Panel
In order to remove PUPs like this adware, open the Windows Control Panel and click on “Uninstall a program”. Check the list of installed software. For the ones you do not know, run an Internet search to see if they are adware, hijacker infection or potentially unwanted software. If yes, uninstall them off. Even if they are just a applications which you do not use, then deleting them off will increase your system start up time and speed dramatically.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
Windows XP, Vista, 7
Next, click “Uninstall a program”
It will display a list of all applications installed on your PC. Scroll through the all list, and uninstall any suspicious and unknown programs. To quickly find the latest installed programs, we recommend sort applications by date in the Control panel.
Clean up the web-browsers shortcuts that have been hijacked by ad supported software
Important to know, most antimalware applications which are able to remove adware, but unable to detect and recover modified shortcuts. So, you need to fix the desktop shortcuts for your Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and MS Edge web browsers manually.
Click the right mouse button to a desktop shortcut that you use to open your web browser. Next, select the “Properties” option. Important: necessary to click on the desktop shortcut for the internet browser which is re-directed to LiveJasmin or other unwanted site.
Further, necessary to look at the text that is written in the “Target” field. The ‘ad supported’ software can change the contents of this field, which describes the file to be run when you launch your web-browser. Depending on the browser you are using, there should be:
- Google Chrome: chrome.exe
- Opera: opera.exe
- Firefox: firefox.exe
- Internet Explorer: iexplore.exe
If you are seeing an unknown text such as “http://site.addres” that has been added here, then you should remove it, as on the image below.
Next, press the “OK” button to save the changes. Now, when you open the browser from this desktop shortcut, it does not occur automatically reroute on the LiveJasmin web-site or any other annoying web-pages. Once the step is done, we recommend to go to the next step.
Remove LiveJasmin redirect from Mozilla Firefox
If your Mozilla Firefox browser is redirected to LiveJasmin without your permission or a an unknown search engine displays results for your search, then it may be time to perform the web browser reset.
Click the Menu button (looks like three horizontal lines), and click the blue Help icon located at the bottom of the drop down menu as shown below.
A small menu will appear, click the “Troubleshooting Information”. On this page, press “Refresh Firefox” button as shown below.
Follow the onscreen procedure to revert back your Firefox web-browser settings to its original state.
Remove LiveJasmin advertisements from Chrome
Use the Reset web browser utility of the Chrome to reset all its settings like newtab page, start page and search engine by default to original defaults. This is a very useful tool to use, in the case of web browser redirects to undesired ad web-pages such as LiveJasmin.
Open the Google Chrome menu by clicking on the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will open the drop-down menu. Next, click to “Settings” option.
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 on the image below and click the “Reset settings” button.
Confirm your action, click the “Reset” button.
Get rid of LiveJasmin pop-ups from Internet Explorer
The IE reset is great if your web-browser is hijacked or you have unwanted addo-ons or toolbars on your browser, which installed by an malicious software.
First, run the IE, then click ‘gear’ icon . It will open the Tools drop-down menu on the right part of the browser, then click the “Internet Options” as on the image below.
In the “Internet Options” screen, select the “Advanced” tab, then click the “Reset” button. The IE will open the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” dialog box. Further, press the “Delete personal settings” check box to select it. Next, click the “Reset” button as shown in the figure below.
Once the procedure is finished, click “Close” button. Close the Microsoft Internet Explorer and restart your PC for the changes to take effect. This step will help you to restore your internet browser’s homepage, new tab page and search engine by default to default state.
Remove unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Once installed, the adware can add a task in to the Windows Task Scheduler Library. Due to this, every time when you open your computer, it will show LiveJasmin annoying web site. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and delete all malicious tasks which have been created by adware.
Press Windows and R keys on the keyboard at the same time. This displays a prompt 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, press “Task Scheduler Library”, as shown in the figure below.
In the middle part you will see a list of installed tasks. Please select the first task, its properties will be show just below automatically. Next, click the Actions tab. Pay attention to that it launches on your PC. Found something like “explorer.exe http://site.address” or “chrome.exe http://site.address”, then get rid of this malicious task. If you are not sure that executes the task, check it through a search engine. If it is a component of the unwanted applications, then this task also should be removed.
Having defined the task that you want to remove, then press on it with the right mouse button and choose Delete as on the image below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by adware. Once is complete, close the Task Scheduler window.
How to delete LiveJasmin redirect with free applications
Manual removal is not always as effective as you might think. Often, even the most experienced users can not completely get rid of ad supported software that cause unwanted LiveJasmin pop-up ads to appear. So, we suggest to check your system for any remaining malicious components with free adware removal software below.
Scan and free your browser of LiveJasmin advertisements with Zemana Anti-malware
We recommend using the Zemana Anti-malware. You can download and install Zemana Anti-malware to find adware and thereby delete LiveJasmin pop up advertisements from the Chrome, IE, Mozilla Firefox and MS Edge internet browsers. When installed and updated, the malware remover will automatically scan and detect all threats present on your system.
- Please download Zemana anti-malware to your desktop from the following link.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: April 20, 2017
- At the download page, click on the Download button. Your web browser will open the “Save as” dialog box. Please save it onto your Windows desktop.
- When downloading is complete, please close all programs and open windows on your PC system. Next, start a file named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup.
- This will open the “Setup wizard” of Zemana anti-malware onto your PC. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
- When the Setup wizard has finished installing, the anti-malware will start and open the main window.
- Further, click the “Scan” button to perform a system scan with this utility for the adware that created to redirect your web-browser to various ad web sites such as LiveJasmin. This task can take quite a while, so please be patient. When a threat is found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly. Wait until the the checking is done.
- When it has finished scanning, it will open a scan report.
- Review the report and then click the “Next” button to start cleaning your computer. Once the task is finished, you may be prompted to reboot the system.
- Close the Zemana Anti-Malware and continue with the next step.
Automatically remove LiveJasmin popup ads with Malwarebytes
We suggest using the Malwarebytes Free. You can download and install Malwarebytes to find ad supported software and thereby delete LiveJasmin pop up ads from your internet browsers. When installed and updated, the free malware remover will automatically scan and detect all threats exist on the machine.
Download Malwarebytes Free on your computer from the link below. Save it on your desktop.
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Update: May 12, 2017
When the download is finished, close all windows on your machine. Further, start the file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up as shown on the screen below, click the “Yes” button.
It will display the “Setup wizard” that will help you install Malwarebytes on the personal computer. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is finished successfully, press Finish button. Then Malwarebytes will automatically launch and you may see its main window like below.
Next, press the “Scan Now” button . This will begin scanning the whole personal computer to find out adware which causes annoying LiveJasmin pop-ups. While the application is checking, you can see how many objects it has identified as threat.
When it has finished scanning your computer, it will show a scan report. Review the report and then click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The Malwarebytes will start removing adware and other security threats. Once disinfection is finished, you can be prompted to reboot your PC. We suggest you look at the following video, which completely explains the procedure of using the Malwarebytes to get rid of ‘ad supported’ software, ad-supported software and other malicious software.
Remove LiveJasmin advertisements from internet browsers with AdwCleaner
AdwCleaner is a free portable program that scans your personal computer for adware that causes web browsers to open unwanted LiveJasmin pop ups, PUPs and hijacker infections and helps get rid of them easily. Moreover, it will also allow you delete any harmful web-browser extensions and add-ons.
Download AdwCleaner by clicking on the link below.
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Update: July 19, 2017
When the download is done, open the directory in which you saved it. You will see an icon like below.
Double click the AdwCleaner desktop icon. Once the utility is launched, you will see a screen as shown in the figure below.
Further, press “Scan” button to perform a system scan for the ad supported software which causes intrusive LiveJasmin advertisements. This process can take some time, so please be patient. Once the system scan is finished, it will show you the results as shown below.
Review the scan results and then click “Clean” button. It will show a dialog box as on the image below.
You need to press “OK”. Once the cleaning process is finished, the AdwCleaner may ask you to restart your system. When your system is started, you will see an AdwCleaner log.
These steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
How to block LiveJasmin pop-ups
We recommend to install an ad blocking program which may block LiveJasmin and other annoying pages. The ad blocking tool such as AdGuard is a program that basically removes advertising from the Net and stops access to malicious sites. Moreover, security experts says that using ad-blocking software is necessary to stay safe when surfing the World Wide Web.
Installing the AdGuard ad-blocker application is simple. First you will need to download AdGuard by clicking on the following link.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: May 10, 2017
When downloading is done, double-click the downloaded file to start it. The “Setup Wizard” window will show up on the computer screen as on the image below.
Follow the prompts. AdGuard will then be installed and an icon will be placed on your desktop. A window will show up asking you to confirm that you want to see a quick instructions as on the image below.
Click “Skip” button to close the window and use the default settings, or press “Get Started” to see an quick tutorial that will assist you get to know AdGuard better.
Each time, when you run your computer, AdGuard will start automatically and block pop-up ads, LiveJasmin popups, 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, which can be found on your desktop.
How to avoid installation of LiveJasmin pop-up advertisements
Many ‘ad supported’ software are included in the freeware installer. Most often, a user have a chance to disable all included “offers”, but certain installers are developed to confuse the average users, in order to trick them into installing the ‘ad supported’ software which causes undesired LiveJasmin pop up ads. Anyway, easier to prevent the adware rather than clean up your personal computer after one. So, keep the internet browser updated (turn on automatic updates), use a good antivirus software, double check a freeware before you launch it (do a google search, scan a downloaded file with VirusTotal), avoid harmful and unknown web-sites.
Now your computer should be clean of the adware which cause intrusive LiveJasmin pop-ups to appear. Uninstall AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep Zemana Anti-malware (to periodically scan your system for new malicious software, browser hijackers and adware) and AdGuard (to help you stop intrusive pop-ups and harmful web-pages). Moreover, to prevent ‘ad supported’ software, please stay clear of unknown and third party programs, make sure that your antivirus program, turn on the option to scan for PUPs (potentially unwanted programs).
If you need more help with LiveJasmin pop-ups related issues, go to our Spyware/Malware removal forum.