If you keep receiving the Deolau.top pop ups, that offers to install an questionable browser extension, then it could mean your PC system is infected with adware (sometimes called ‘ad-supported’ software) from the big malware family. Once started, it may install a malicious web-browser’s extension which generates a huge number of pop up or alter the browser’s settings to show popup on all web sites that you are opening in the web-browser, even on those web sites where before you did not see any pop ups. We recommend you to clean you PC from adware and thereby remove Deolau.top popup. You need to follow the guidance below as soon as possible. It will remove all undesired pop-up and protect your machine from more harmful software and trojans.
While your PC is infected with the ad-supported software, the Google Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer may be re-directed to Deolau.top unwanted web page. Of course, the ad-supported software may not cause damages to your files or Windows system, but it may display a lot of intrusive pop up. These pop up will be injected within the content of web 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 popups will appear on all pages, including web-pages where previously you have never seen any popup.
The malicious applications from the ‘ad supported’ software family that alters the settings of internet browsers usually affects only the Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge. However, possible situations, when any other web browsers will be affected too. The adware may change the Target property of a browser’s shortcut, so every time you run the web-browser, instead of your startpage, you will see the unwanted Deolau.top pop ups.
So, obviously, you need to get rid of the ‘ad supported’ software ASAP. Use the free tutorial below. This guide will help you clean your personal computer of ad supported software and thereby remove the Deolau.top annoying pop up.
Table of contents
- What is Deolau.top
- How to remove Deolau.top pop ups
- Manual Deolau.top redirect removal
- Get rid of Deolau.top redirect with free applications
- Stop Deolau.top pop ups and other intrusive sites
- How to avoid setup of Deolau.top pop ups
- To sum up
How to remove Deolau.top pop ups
As with removing ad-supported software, malware or PUPs, there are few steps you can do. We suggest trying them all. If you do only one part of the tutorial, then it should be run malicious software removal tool, because it should get rid of ‘ad supported’ software and block any further infection. But to completely remove Deolau.top redirect you’ll have to at least reset your internet browser settings such as newtab, start page and search engine by default to default state, disinfect system’s web browsers shortcuts, uninstall all unwanted and suspicious programs, and remove adware by malicious software removal utilities. Read this manual carefully, bookmark or print it, because you may need to close your web-browser or restart your system.
Manual Deolau.top redirect removal
Most common ad supported software may be removed without any antivirus software. The manual adware removal is post guide that will teach you how to delete the Deolau.top pop ups.
Delete suspicious and potentially unwanted software using MS Windows Control Panel
Check out the Microsoft Windows Control Panel (Programs and Features section) to see all installed programs. We suggest to click on the “Date Installed” in order to sort the list of applications by the date you installed them. If you see any unknown and suspicious programs, they are the ones you need to delete.
Press Windows button , then press Search . Type “Control panel”and press Enter. If you using Windows XP or Windows 7, then click “Start” and select “Control Panel”. It will show the Windows Control Panel as shown in the figure below.
Further, click “Uninstall a program”
It will display a list of all software installed on your PC. Scroll through the all list, and uninstall any suspicious and unknown applications.
Disinfect the web-browser’s shortcuts to get rid of Deolau.top redirect
Now you need to clean up the browser shortcuts. Check that the shortcut referring to the right exe-file of the 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 rewrite it. If you are seeing something similar “…exe http://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 as shown on the image below.
Once is finished, press the “OK” button to save the changes. Please repeat this step for web browser shortcuts which redirects to an intrusive sites. When you have completed, go to next step.
Remove Deolau.top pop ups from Chrome
Use the Reset web-browser utility of the Chrome to reset all its settings like start page, newtab and default search engine to original defaults. This is a very useful tool to use, in the case of web browser redirects to annoying ad sites such as Deolau.top.
Open the Chrome menu by clicking on the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will display the drop-down menu. Next, press 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 on the image below and click the “Reset settings” button.
Confirm your action, click the “Reset” button.
Delete Deolau.top redirect from Internet Explorer
The Internet Explorer reset is great if your browser is hijacked or you have unwanted addo-ons or toolbars on your web-browser, that installed by an malicious software.
First, open the Microsoft Internet Explorer, click ) button. Next, click “Internet Options” as on the image below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, click Reset button. The Internet Explorer will show the Reset Internet Explorer settings prompt. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and click Reset button.
You will now need to reboot your computer for the changes to take effect. It will remove Deolau.top popups, disable malicious and ad-supported internet browser’s extensions and restore the IE’s settings like homepage, new tab and search engine by default to default state.
Remove Deolau.top popups from FF
If the Mozilla Firefox browser program is hijacked, then resetting its settings can help. The Reset feature is available on all modern version of Firefox. A reset can fix many issues by restoring Firefox settings such as startpage, new tab page and default search provider to its default state. It will save your personal information such as saved passwords, bookmarks, and open tabs.
First, start the Mozilla Firefox and press button. It will open the drop-down menu on the right-part of the browser. Further, 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 web-browser adress bar and press Enter. It will display the “Troubleshooting Information” page as shown in the figure below. In the upper-right corner of this screen, press the “Refresh Firefox” button.
It will display the confirmation prompt. Further, click the “Refresh Firefox” button. The Mozilla Firefox will begin a procedure to fix your problems that caused by the ‘ad supported’ software that causes web browsers to open undesired Deolau.top popup. After, it is done, press the “Finish” button.
Delete unwanted Scheduled Tasks
If the unwanted Deolau.top web-site opens automatically on Windows startup or at equal time intervals, then you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and remove all the tasks that have been created by ‘ad-supported’ programs.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard simultaneously. It will display a dialog box 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, click “Task Scheduler Library”, as shown 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 delete 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 press on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as shown on the image below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by ‘ad-supported’ program. Once is done, close the Task Scheduler window.
Get rid of Deolau.top redirect with free applications
If your computer is still infected with ad supported software that created to redirect your web-browser to various ad web-sites such as Deolau.top, then the best method of detection and removal is to run an anti-malware scan on the computer. Download free malware removal utilities below and start a full system scan. It will help you remove all components of the ad-supported software from hardisk and Windows registry.
Scan and free your web browser of Deolau.top popups with Zemana Anti-malware
We suggest you to run the Zemana Anti-malware which are completely clean your computer of Deolau.top redirect. Moreover, the tool will help you to delete potentially unwanted software, malicious software, toolbars and browser hijackers that your computer may be infected too.
- Please download Zemana Anti Malware to your desktop by clicking on the following link.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: April 20, 2017
- At the download page, click on the Download button. Your internet browser will show the “Save as” dialog box. Please save it onto your Windows desktop.
- After the downloading process is finished, please close all software and open windows on your PC system. Next, run a file called Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup.
- This will run the “Setup wizard” of Zemana Anti-Malware onto your PC. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
- When the Setup wizard has finished installing, the Anti Malware will start and show the main window.
- Further, click the “Scan” button It’ll scan through the whole computer for the adware that causes multiple annoying pop up and pop ups. When a malware, adware or potentially unwanted programs are detected, the count of the security threats will change accordingly.
- When that process is done, it will show a scan report.
- Review the results once the utility has finished the system scan. If you think an entry should not be quarantined, then uncheck it. Otherwise, simply click the “Next” button. The tool will get rid of adware that causes lots of annoying Deolau.top popups and add items to the Quarantine. After that process is done, you may be prompted to reboot the PC system.
- Close the Zemana Anti-Malware and continue with the next step.
Run Malwarebytes to remove Deolau.top popup
Manual Deolau.top popup removal requires some computer skills. Some files and registry entries that created by the ad supported software can be not completely removed. We suggest that use the Malwarebytes Free that are completely clean your system of ‘ad supported’ software. Moreover, the free application will allow you to remove malicious software, PUPs, browser hijackers and toolbars that your PC system can be infected too.
Download Malwarebytes on your computer by clicking on the link below. Save it on your Windows desktop or in any other place.
Category: Security tools
Update: May 12, 2017
When downloading is done, close all applications and windows on your PC system. Double-click the install file called 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 your computer. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is done successfully, click Finish button. Malwarebytes will automatically start and you can see its main screen as shown on the image below.
Now click the “Scan Now” button for scanning your personal computer for the ‘ad supported’ software that causes web-browsers to display annoying Deolau.top pop-up. A scan may take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the number of files on your system and the speed of your computer. While the tool is scanning, you can see count of objects and files has already scanned.
As the scanning ends, it will display a list of all threats detected by this utility. Review the results once the utility has complete the system scan. If you think an entry should not be quarantined, then uncheck it. Otherwise, simply click “Quarantine Selected” button. The Malwarebytes will remove ‘ad supported’ software that causes multiple annoying popups and pop-ups. After disinfection is finished, you may be prompted to restart the computer.
We suggest you look at the following video, which completely explains the procedure of using the Malwarebytes to get rid of ‘ad supported’ software, browser hijacker and other malicious software.
Remove Deolau.top redirect from web browsers with AdwCleaner
If MalwareBytes antimalware or Zemana anti malware cannot remove this adware, then we advises to run the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for hijackers, potentially unwanted applications, toolbars and adware that causes web-browsers to display intrusive Deolau.top popups.
- Download AdwCleaner by clicking on the following link.
Category: Security tools
Update: July 19, 2017
- Select the file location as Desktop, and then click Save.
- Once the download is finished, run the AdwCleaner, double-click the adwcleaner_xxx.exe file.
- If the “User Account Control” prompts, press Yes to continue.
- In the AdwCleaner window, click the “Scan” for checking your machine for the adware that causes web-browsers to open annoying Deolau.top pop-up. While the tool is checking, you may see number of objects it has identified as being infected by malware.
- Once the system scan is done, it will display you the results. Next, you need to click “Clean”. If the AdwCleaner will ask you to reboot your computer, click “OK”.
The step-by-step guidance shown in detail in the following video.
Stop Deolau.top pop ups and other intrusive sites
Run adblocker application such as AdGuard in order to stop pop up, malvertisements, pop-ups and online trackers, avoid having to install harmful and adware browser plug-ins and add-ons that affect your machine performance and impact your PC system security. Surf the Net anonymously and stay safe online!
- Download AdGuard application by clicking on the following link.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: May 10, 2017
- Once the downloading process is done, start the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” program window. Follow the prompts.
- Once the installation is done, click “Skip” to close the install program and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick tutorial which will assist 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 computer, AdGuard will start automatically and stop pop ups, sites such Deolau.top, as well as other harmful 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 icon named AdGuard, which is located on your desktop.
How to avoid setup of Deolau.top pop ups
These days certain free applications developers bundle optional applications which could be PUPs like this adware, with a view to making some money. These are not free applications as install an unwanted applications on to your MS Windows computer. So whenever you install a new free program that downloaded from the Web, be very careful during setup. Carefully read the EULA (a text with I ACCEPT/I DECLINE button), select custom or manual setup method, uncheck all optional applications.
To sum up
Now your machine should be free of the adware that created to redirect your web browser to various ad web pages such as Deolau.top. Delete AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you block unwanted pop up and annoying malicious web-sites) and Zemana Anti-malware (to periodically scan your personal computer for new malicious software, browser hijackers and ad supported software). Make sure that you have all the Critical Updates recommended for Windows OS. Without regular updates you WILL NOT be protected when new hijackers, malware and adware are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to delete Deolau.top popup from your web-browser, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.