The appearance of undesired Uniblue.com pop-up ads in your internet browser means that your PC system can be infected with an ‘ad-supported’ software (also known as adware). It makes changes to the computer settings and configures itself so as to run automatically each time the computer is turned on. Immediately after startup, the adware begins to monitor the user’s actions and insert advertisements directly into the open windows of the Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Edge. So, if you notice that your web-browser has become open tons of annoying pop-up ads, then you do not need to wait . Follow the steps below and remove Uniblue.com ads as soon as possible.
While your PC system is infected with the ‘ad supported’ software, the Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, FF and Microsoft Edge may be re-directed to Uniblue.com annoying web site. Of course, the adware may not cause damages to your files or Windows system, but it may open a ton of annoying ads. These ads 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 ads will appear on all web-pages, including pages where previously you have never seen any advertising links.
The ‘ad supported’ software can change the settings of the Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, IE and Edge, but often that a malicious 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 web-browser to see Uniblue.com unwanted ads.
The guidance below explaining steps to remove Uniblue.com pop up ads problem. Feel free to use it for removal of the adware that may attack FF, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge and other popular internet browsers. The tutorial will help you get rid of adware and thereby clean your internet browser from all undesired advertisements.
Remove Uniblue.com pop-up ads
As with removing adware, malicious software or potentially unwanted applications, there are few steps you can do. We advise trying them all. If you do only one part of the instructions, then it should be use malware removal tool, because it should remove ad-supported software and stop any further infection. But to completely remove Uniblue.com pop ups you will have to at least reset your browser settings like startpage, new tab page and search provider by default to default state, disinfect computer’s web-browsers shortcuts, remove all unwanted and suspicious software, and remove ad-supported software with malware removal tools. Read this manual carefully, bookmark or print it, because you may need to exit your browser or reboot your PC.
How to remove Uniblue.com redirect without any software
Most common adware may be deleted without any antivirus software. The manual ad supported software removal is step-by-step guidance that will teach you how to remove the Uniblue.com redirect.
Remove suspicious applications using Microsoft Windows Control Panel
Check out the Windows Control Panel (Programs and Features section) to see all installed software. We recommend 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 remove.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
Windows XP, Vista, 7
Next, click “Uninstall a program”
It will open a list of all applications installed on your personal computer. Scroll through the all list, and delete any suspicious and unknown programs. To quickly find the latest installed applications, we recommend sort programs by date in the Control panel.
Delete Uniblue.com popup ads from Microsoft Internet Explorer
The Internet Explorer reset is great if your web browser is hijacked or you have unwanted addo-ons or toolbars on your web browser, that installed by an malicious software.
First, run the Internet Explorer, click ) button. Next, press “Internet Options” as shown on the screen below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, press Reset button. The Internet Explorer will open the Reset Internet Explorer settings dialog box. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and click Reset button.
You will now need to reboot your PC system for the changes to take effect. It will remove ‘ad supported’ software that made to reroute your internet browser to various ad web pages like Uniblue.com, disable malicious and ad-supported web browser’s extensions and restore the Internet Explorer’s settings such as homepage, newtab and search provider by default to default state.
Remove Uniblue.com popup ads from Google Chrome
Reset Google Chrome settings is a easy way to remove the adware, malicious and adware extensions, as well as to recover the web-browser’s new tab, startpage and search engine by default that have been changed by adware which cause annoying Uniblue.com pop-up advertisements to appear.
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, 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 displayed in the figure below and click the “Reset settings” button.
Confirm your action, click the “Reset” button.
Remove Uniblue.com pop ups from Firefox
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 engine to its default state. It will save your personal information such as saved passwords, bookmarks, and open tabs.
Run the Firefox and click the menu button (it looks like three stacked lines) at the top right of the browser screen. Next, click the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu. It will show the slide-out menu.
Select the “Troubleshooting information”. If you’re unable to access the Help menu, then type “about:support” in your address bar and press Enter. It bring up the “Troubleshooting Information” page as shown below.
Click the “Refresh Firefox” button at the top right of the Troubleshooting Information page. Select “Refresh Firefox” in the confirmation dialog box. The Mozilla Firefox will begin a procedure to fix your problems that caused by the adware that cause annoying Uniblue.com popups to appear. When, it’s complete, click the “Finish” button.
Get rid of unwanted Scheduled Tasks
If the unwanted Uniblue.com web site opens automatically on Windows startup or at equal time intervals, then you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and delete all the tasks that have been created by adware.
Press Windows and R keys on the keyboard at the same time. This opens 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”, like below.
In the middle part you will see a list of installed tasks. Please choose the first task, its properties will be display just below automatically. Next, press the Actions tab. Pay attention to that it launches on your PC system. Found something like “explorer.exe http://site.address” or “chrome.exe http://site.address”, then remove this malicious task. If you are not sure that executes the task, check it through a search engine. If it’s a component of the ‘ad-supported’ program, then this task also should be removed.
Having defined the task that you want to delete, then press on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as displayed in the following example.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by adware. Once is done, close the Task Scheduler window.
Fix web-browser shortcuts, modified by ‘ad supported’ software
After the ad supported software is started, it can also modify the web-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 open an unwanted site.
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 like “http://site.address” that has been added here. You need to delete it.
When the text is removed, press the OK button. You need to clean all shortcuts of all your internet browsers, as they may be infected too.
Uniblue.com pop ups automatic removal
Use malware removal tools to delete Uniblue.com pop-up advertisements automatically. The free applications utilities specially created for browser hijackers, adware and other potentially unwanted applications removal. These tools can get rid of most of ‘ad supported’ software from Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Edge. Moreover, it can remove all components of adware from Windows registry and system drives.
Automatically get rid of Uniblue.com pop up advertisements with Zemana Anti-malware
We recommend using the Zemana Anti-malware. You may download and install Zemana Anti-malware to find ‘ad supported’ software and thereby get rid of Uniblue.com redirect from the Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and MS Edge web browsers. When installed and updated, the malware remover will automatically scan and detect all threats present on your system.
Download Zemana from the following link and save it directly to your Windows Desktop.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: March 3, 2018
After the downloading process is done, close all applications and windows on your PC. Double-click the install file named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up as shown in the figure below, click the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” that will help you set up Zemana Free on your machine. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once install is finished successfully, Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) will automatically start and you can see its main screen like below.
Now click the “Scan” button for scanning your PC for the adware that causes a huge number of undesired Uniblue.com pop-ups. A scan can take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the count of files on your system and the speed of your PC system. When a malicious software, ad-supported software or potentially unwanted applications are found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly.
When finished, Zemana Free will show a screen which contains a list of malware that has been detected. Next, you need to click “Next” button. The Zemana will get rid of ad-supported software that causes web-browsers to display unwanted Uniblue.com ads and move items to the program’s quarantine. Once the procedure is done, you may be prompted to restart the machine.
How to remove Uniblue.com with Malwarebytes
Manual Uniblue.com popup ads removal requires some computer skills. Some files and registry entries that created by the ‘ad supported’ software may be not completely removed. We suggest that run the Malwarebytes Free that are completely free your PC of ad-supported software. Moreover, the free application will allow you to delete malware, PUPs, browser hijacker infections and toolbars that your PC system can be infected too.
Download MalwareBytes by clicking on the following link and save it to your Desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: March 20, 2018
Once downloading is done, close all software and windows on your personal computer. Double-click the install file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up as shown on the image below, click the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” which will help you install MalwareBytes Free on your system. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
Once install is complete successfully, click Finish button. MalwareBytes Free will automatically start and you can see its main screen as on the image below.
Now click the “Scan Now” button . MalwareBytes utility will start scanning the whole machine to find out ad supported software that causes web-browsers to show annoying Uniblue.com advertisements. Depending on your computer, the scan can take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. During the scan MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) will detect all threats exist on your machine.
After that process is finished, you can check all threats found on your PC. Review the report and then press “Quarantine Selected” button. The MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) will get rid of ‘ad supported’ software that cause undesired Uniblue.com advertisements to appear. Once the clean up is finished, you may be prompted to reboot the PC.
We suggest you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes to get rid of ad supported software, hijacker and other malicious software.
Delete Uniblue.com popups and malicious extensions with AdwCleaner
If MalwareBytes anti malware or Zemana cannot remove this adware, then we recommends to use the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal utility for hijackers, potentially unwanted applications, toolbars and ad-supported software that causes a huge number of annoying Uniblue.com ads.
Download AdwCleaner from the following link. Save it on your Desktop.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: September 24, 2018
After the download is finished, open the directory in which you saved it. You will see an icon like below.
Double click the AdwCleaner desktop icon. When the tool is started, you will see a screen as displayed on the image below.
Further, click “Scan” button to perform a system scan with this utility for the ad supported software that causes tons of undesired Uniblue.com pop-up ads. A scan may take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the count of files on your PC and the speed of your PC. After AdwCleaner has completed scanning, AdwCleaner will show a list of detected threats as shown in the following example.
Review the report and then press “Clean” button. It will display a prompt as on the image below.
You need to click “OK”. After the task is done, the AdwCleaner may ask you to restart your PC system. When your PC system is started, you will see an AdwCleaner log.
These steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
Run AdBlocker to stay safe online
Use adblocker application such as AdGuard in order to stop advertisements, malvertisements, pop-ups and online trackers, avoid having to install malicious and adware browser plug-ins and add-ons which affect your PC system performance and impact your PC security. Surf the Internet anonymously and stay safe online!
- Download AdGuard application from the following link. Save it on your Microsoft Windows desktop.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: July 17, 2017
- When the downloading process is done, start the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” program window. Follow the prompts.
- After the installation is finished, click “Skip” to close the installation 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 don’t need to change anything. Each time, when you start your PC system, AdGuard will start automatically and block advertisements, Uniblue.com pop-ups, as well as other malicious or misleading web pages. For an overview of all the features of the program, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the icon named AdGuard, which is located on your desktop.
How to avoid installation of Uniblue.com advertisements
To sum up
After completing the few simple steps above, your personal computer should be clean from this adware and other malware. The Google Chrome, IE, FF and Edge will no longer show annoying Uniblue.com web-page when you surf the Net. Unfortunately, if the step by step guidance does not help you, then you have caught a new ‘ad supported’ software, and then the best way – ask for help.
Please start a new thread by using the “New Topic” button in the Spyware Removal forum. When posting your HJT log, try to give us some details about your problems, so we can try to help you more accurately. Wait for one of our trained “Security Team” or Site Administrator to provide you with knowledgeable assistance tailored to your problem with the unwanted Uniblue.com pop up ads.