The Thrgo.pro web-page appeared on your system without any notice? After that, you are faced with the fact that your web browser is now redirected to other annoying web sites and filled with a variety of pop-up ads and banners. The cause of all your problems with your computer is adware (also known as ‘ad-supported’ software) that has been installed on many computers around the world without users permission, so you’re one of many. Most probably, you do not even know how and where this ad supported software has got into your PC. In the step-by-step tutorial below, we will explain all the general features of adware and its typical behavior on the PC, as well as effective methods for manually removing it from your PC system.
While your computer is infected with the adware, the Google Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer and MS Edge may be redirected to Thrgo.pro annoying page. Of course, the adware may not cause damages to your files or Windows system, but it may show a huge number of intrusive ads. These ads will be injected within the content of web pages that are you opening in your 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 sites, including web-sites where previously you have never seen any advertising links. In this case, when you open any page, you may see in your web browser’s status bar the following messages: ‘Waiting for Thrgo.pro’, ‘Transferring data from Thrgo.pro’, ‘Looking up Thrgo.pro’, ‘Read Thrgo.pro’, ‘Connected to Thrgo.pro’.
The malicious programs from the adware family that modifies the settings of web browsers usually affects only the Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge. However, possible situations, when any other browsers will be affected too. The ad-supported software may change the Target property of a web-browser’s shortcut, so every time you run the internet browser, instead of your start page, you will see the unwanted Thrgo.pro ads.
Instructions that is shown below, will help you to clean your PC system from the adware as well as remove Thrgo.pro undesired popups from the Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Firefox and Edge and other internet browsers.
Thrgo.pro redirect removal instructions
Fortunately, we’ve an effective solution which will help you manually or/and automatically remove Thrgo.pro from your web-browser and bring your browser settings, including start page, newtab and default search engine, back to normal. Below you will find a removal steps with all the steps you may need to successfully remove adware and its traces. Read it once, after doing so, please print this page as you may need to exit your web browser or reboot your PC.
Get rid of Thrgo.pro pop ups without any tools
Read this “How to remove” section to know how to manually delete ‘ad supported’ software that causes web browsers to open annoying Thrgo.pro advertisements. Even if the step by step guide does not work for you, there are several free malicious software removers below that can easily handle such adware that causes a large amount of intrusive Thrgo.pro ads.
Remove Thrgo.pro associated software by using Windows Control Panel
First, go to Microsoft Windows Control Panel and uninstall suspicious programs, all programs you don’t remember installing. It’s important to pay the most attention to applications you installed just before Thrgo.pro pop up advertisements appeared on your browser. If you don’t know what a program does, look for the answer on the Internet.
Press Windows button , then click 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 below.
Further, press “Uninstall a program”
It will display a list of all programs installed on your system. Scroll through the all list, and uninstall any suspicious and unknown programs.
Disinfect the web-browser’s shortcuts to remove Thrgo.pro redirect
Unfortunately, the adware can also hijack Windows shortcuts (mostly, your internet browsers shortcuts), so that the Thrgo.pro ad site will be opened when you open the FF, Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Edge or another browser.
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 similar to “http://site.address” that has been added here. You need to delete it.
When the text is removed, click the OK button. You need to clean all shortcuts of all your web browsers, as they may be infected too.
Get rid of unwanted Scheduled Tasks
If the unwanted Thrgo.pro 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 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 press 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, click the Actions tab. Pay attention to that it launches on your machine. Found something like “explorer.exe http://site.address” or “chrome.exe http://site.address”, then get rid of this harmful task. If you are not sure that executes the task, check it through a search engine. If it’s a component of the adware, then this task also should be removed.
Having defined the task that you want to delete, then click on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as displayed on the screen below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks which have been created by adware. Once is done, close the Task Scheduler window.
Remove Thrgo.pro ads from Google Chrome
If your Chrome web-browser is redirected to annoying Thrgo.pro page, it may be necessary to completely reset your web browser application to its default settings.
First start the Chrome. Next, press the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will display the main menu. Further, click the option named “Settings”. Another way to display the Google Chrome’s settings – type chrome://settings in the web browser adress bar and press Enter.
The web browser will display the settings screen. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click the “Show advanced settings” link. Now scroll down until the “Reset settings” section is visible, as displayed on the image below and press the “Reset settings” button.
The Chrome will display the confirmation dialog box. You need to confirm your action, click the “Reset” button. The internet browser will start the procedure of cleaning. Once it is done, the web-browser’s settings including homepage, newtab and search engine by default back to the values that have been when the Google Chrome was first installed on your PC system.
Remove Thrgo.pro popup advertisements from Internet Explorer
By resetting Internet Explorer internet browser you revert back your web-browser settings to its default state. This is basic when troubleshooting problems that might have been caused by adware that causes web-browsers to show annoying Thrgo.pro advertisements.
First, open the Internet Explorer, press ) button. Next, click “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 system for the changes to take effect. It will remove adware which cause undesired Thrgo.pro advertisements to appear, disable malicious and ad-supported web-browser’s extensions and restore the Internet Explorer’s settings such as home page, newtab and default search provider to default state.
Remove Thrgo.pro popup ads from FF
The FF reset will keep your personal information such as bookmarks, passwords, web form auto-fill data, restore preferences and security settings, delete redirections to unwanted Thrgo.pro web site and adware.
First, open the Firefox. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will display 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 click on “Refresh Firefox” button as displayed on the screen below.
Confirm your action, click the “Refresh Firefox”.
Thrgo.pro advertisements automatic removal
Run malware removal utilities to get rid of Thrgo.pro pop-up advertisements automatically. The free applications tools specially designed for browser hijacker infections, adware and other potentially unwanted applications removal. These tools can remove most of adware from Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and MS Edge. Moreover, it can remove all components of adware from Windows registry and system drives.
How to get rid of Thrgo.pro ads with Zemana Anti-malware
We suggest you to run the Zemana Anti-malware that are completely clean your system of Thrgo.pro pop up advertisements. Moreover, the utility will help you to remove PUPs, malware, toolbars and browser hijackers that your PC system can be infected too.
Now you can install and use Zemana Free to remove Thrgo.pro redirect from your web browser by following the steps below:
Click the following link to download Zemana AntiMalware installer named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup on your PC system.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: April 20, 2017
Launch the installer after it has been downloaded successfully and then follow the prompts to setup this utility on your personal computer.
During install you can change certain settings, but we advise you do not make any changes to default settings.
When installation is done, this malware removal utility will automatically start and update itself. You will see its main window as displayed on the screen below.
Now click the “Scan” button to perform a system scan with this utility for the adware that causes a ton of intrusive Thrgo.pro pop-up ads. A scan can take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the number of files on your PC system and the speed of your personal computer. When a threat is found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly.
After that process is complete, you’ll be shown the list of all found items on your personal computer. All found items will be marked. You can remove them all by simply click “Next” button.
The Zemana will remove ‘ad supported’ software that causes web-browsers to open unwanted Thrgo.pro popup advertisements. Once finished, you may be prompted to restart your personal computer to make the change take effect.
Remove Thrgo.pro pop ups with Malwarebytes
Delete Thrgo.pro popups manually is difficult and often the ad supported software is not completely removed. Therefore, we suggest you to use the Malwarebytes Free that are completely clean your PC. Moreover, the free program will help you to delete malicious software, potentially unwanted software, toolbars and browser hijacker infections that your personal computer can be infected too.
Download MalwareBytes Free from the following link and save it to your Desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: November 9, 2017
After the downloading process is finished, close all applications and windows on your computer. Open a directory in which you saved it. Double-click on the icon that’s called mb3-setup as shown on the screen below.
When the installation starts, you will see the “Setup wizard” that will help you setup Malwarebytes on your personal computer.
Once installation is finished, you’ll see window as displayed below.
Now press the “Scan Now” button to start scanning your machine for the ad-supported software that causes unwanted Thrgo.pro pop ups. A system scan can take anywhere from 5 to 30 minutes, depending on your machine. When a threat is detected, the number of the security threats will change accordingly. Wait until the the checking is finished.
Once the checking is finished, the results are displayed in the scan report. All detected threats will be marked. You can delete them all by simply click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The Malwarebytes will now get rid of adware which developed to reroute your browser to various ad web pages like Thrgo.pro and add threats to the Quarantine. Once the task is done, you may be prompted to restart your system.
The following video explains steps on how to remove hijacker, ad supported software and other malware with MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM).
Scan your machine and remove Thrgo.pro ads with AdwCleaner
AdwCleaner is a free removal tool which can scan your computer for a wide range of security threats such as malware, adwares, potentially unwanted software as well as ‘ad supported’ software that redirects your internet browser to undesired Thrgo.pro site. It will perform a deep scan of your machine including hard drives and Microsoft Windows registry. When a malicious software is found, it will help you to remove all detected threats from your PC by a simple click.
Download AdwCleaner tool from the following link.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: February 8, 2018
When the download is finished, open the file location and double-click the AdwCleaner icon. It will start the AdwCleaner utility and you will see a screen as displayed on the image below. If the User Account Control dialog box will ask you want to launch the application, click Yes button to continue.
Next, click “Scan” to perform a system scan for the adware that causes web-browsers to display intrusive Thrgo.pro popups. Depending on your computer, the scan can take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. While the AdwCleaner utility is scanning, you can see how many objects it has identified as being infected by malicious software.
When that process is complete, a list of all items found is produced as shown on the image below.
Review the scan results and then press “Clean” button. It will display a dialog box. Click “OK” button. The AdwCleaner will remove adware that causes annoying Thrgo.pro pop-up ads and move items to the program’s quarantine. Once disinfection is done, the tool may ask you to reboot your computer. After restart, the AdwCleaner will display the log file.
All the above steps are shown in detail in the following video instructions.
Run AdBlocker to block Thrgo.pro and stay safe online
If you surf the Web, you can’t avoid malicious advertising. But you can protect your browser against it. Download and run an ad-blocking program. AdGuard is an ad-blocker that can filter out tons of of the malvertising, blocking dynamic scripts from loading harmful content.
Download AdGuard program from the link below.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 7, 2017
After downloading is finished, run the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as shown on the image below.
Follow the prompts. After the installation is complete, you will see a window as displayed in the figure below.
You can press “Skip” to close the installation program and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” button to see an quick tutorial which 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 personal computer, AdGuard will start automatically and block pop up ads, sites such Thrgo.pro, 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 AdGuard icon, that may be found on your desktop.
How to avoid install of Thrgo.pro redirect
Now your PC system should be clean of the ad supported software that causes undesired Thrgo.pro pop ups. Remove AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep Zemana (to periodically scan your computer for new ad supported softwares and other malware) and AdGuard (to help you block unwanted pop ups and harmful sites). Moreover, to prevent adwares, please stay clear of unknown and third party applications, make sure that your antivirus program, turn on the option to find PUPs (potentially unwanted programs).
If you need more help with Thrgo.pro redirect related issues, go to our Spyware/Malware removal forum.