If you find that your web browser has become display the intrusive 1bl0g.net pop up ads then your computer is infected with malicious software from the adware family. The ‘ad-supported’ software (also known as adware) is a form of unwanted software that can display a lot of popups without a user’s permission. Moreover, it can redirect the web-browser on harmful and misleading web sites. Also, if you seeing that the Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, FF and MS Edge tries to load an unknown web site such as 1bl0g.net, then you do not need to wait! Press the stop button in web-browser’s address bar. You need to follow the steps below and clean your personal computer from adware ASAP. It will allow you to remove 1bl0g.net pop-up advertisements and other unwanted pop-ups.
What is more, the ‘ad supported’ software may open advertisements depend on a web-page that you are visiting. That is, it’s clear that this ad-supported software, without your permission, steals your private information such as: your ip address, what is a web page you are viewing now, what you are looking for on the Internet, which links you are clicking, and much, much more. The adware may monetize its functionality by collecting data from your browsing sessions and selling it to third party companies. This puts your personal information at a security risk.
The adware often change all web-browser shortcuts which located on your Desktop to force you visit various undesired ad pages. As a result, your web-browser can still reroute you to an undesired ad site despite your PC system is actually clean of ad-supported software and other malware.
We strongly recommend that you perform the steps below that will help you to remove 1bl0g.net popup advertisements using the standard features of Windows and some proven free software.
Remove 1bl0g.net popups
Fortunately, we have an effective way that will assist you manually or/and automatically remove 1bl0g.net from your browser and bring your web-browser settings, including start page, new tab page and search provider by default, back to normal. Below you’ll find a removal tutorial with all the steps you may need to successfully get rid of adware and its components. Certain of the steps below will require you to close this web site. So, please read the tutorial carefully, after that bookmark or print it for later reference.
Get rid of 1bl0g.net pop up ads without any utilities
The following instructions is a step-by-step guide, which will help you manually get rid of 1bl0g.net popup ads from the Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Edge.
Uninstall suspicious applications using Microsoft Windows Control Panel
The best way to begin the personal computer cleanup is to delete unknown and suspicious programs. 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 applications can clean up the Chrome, FF, MS Edge and IE from pop-ups hijackers and so on.
- If you are using Windows 8, 8.1 or 10 then click Windows button, next press Search. Type “Control panel”and press Enter.
- If you are using Windows XP, Vista, 7, then click “Start” button and click “Control Panel”.
- It will display the Windows Control Panel.
- Further, click “Uninstall a program” under Programs category.
- It will display a list of all programs installed on the computer.
- Scroll through the all list, and uninstall suspicious and unknown applications. To quickly find the latest installed applications, we recommend sort programs by date.
See more details in the video guidance below.
Remove 1bl0g.net pop ups from FF
If the Mozilla Firefox internet 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 FF settings such as newtab page, home page and search provider by default to its default state. It will save your personal information like saved passwords, bookmarks, and open tabs.
First, run the Firefox. Next, press the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will show the drop-down menu. Next, press 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 on the image below.
Confirm your action, click the “Refresh Firefox”.
Remove 1bl0g.net pop up ads from Chrome
Reset Chrome settings is a simple way to remove the ‘ad supported’ software, harmful and adware extensions, as well as to restore the internet browser’s home page, new tab page and search engine by default that have been replaced by ad-supported software that causes internet browsers to display annoying 1bl0g.net popups.
First run the Chrome. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will open the main menu. Further, click the option named “Settings”. Another way to show the Google Chrome’s settings – type chrome://settings in the web-browser adress bar and press Enter.
The browser will open the settings screen. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and press the “Show advanced settings” link. Now scroll down until the “Reset settings” section is visible, like below and press the “Reset settings” button.
The Google Chrome will open the confirmation prompt. You need to confirm your action, press the “Reset” button. The browser will launch the process of cleaning. Once it is finished, the internet browser’s settings including start page, new tab page and search provider by default back to the values that have been when the Google Chrome was first installed on your computer.
Remove 1bl0g.net redirect from IE
If you find that Internet Explorer web-browser settings like new tab page, startpage and search provider by default having been modified by adware that causes unwanted 1bl0g.net pop-ups, then you may restore your settings, via the reset web browser procedure.
First, launch the IE, press ) button. Next, click “Internet Options” like below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, click Reset button. The Internet Explorer will display the Reset Internet Explorer settings prompt. 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 adware that causes multiple undesired popup ads, disable malicious and ad-supported web browser’s extensions and restore the Microsoft Internet Explorer’s settings like startpage, newtab and search engine by default to default state.
Delete unwanted Scheduled Tasks
If the unwanted 1bl0g.net page opens automatically on Windows startup or at equal time intervals, then you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and get rid of all the tasks that have been created by adware.
Press Windows and R keys on the keyboard simultaneously. This displays a dialog box that titled with 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 on the screen below.
In the middle part you will see a list of installed tasks. Please select the first task, its properties will be open just below automatically. Next, click the Actions tab. Pay attention to that it launches on your computer. 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 malicious applications, then this task also should be removed.
Having defined the task that you want to get rid of, then click on it with the right mouse button and choose Delete as displayed in the following example.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks which have been created by adware. Once is finished, close the Task Scheduler window.
Fix browser shortcuts, altered by adware
After the adware is started, it can also alter the web-browser’s shortcuts, adding an argument like “http://site.address” into the Target field. Due to this, every time you run the internet browser, it will open an undesired web-page.
To clear the 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 browsers, as they may be infected too.
How to remove 1bl0g.net redirect with free programs
Manual removal instructions does not always allow to completely delete the adware, as it is not easy to identify and delete components of adware and all malicious files from hard disk. Therefore, it’s recommended that you run malware removal utility to completely get rid of 1bl0g.net off your web browser. Several free malicious software removal utilities are currently available that can be used against the adware. The optimum method would be to run Zemana Anti-malware, Malwarebytes Free and AdwCleaner.
Use Zemana Anti-malware to remove 1bl0g.net
We suggest using the Zemana Anti-malware. You can download and install Zemana Anti-malware to scan for and remove 1bl0g.net pop-ups from the Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and MS Edge web-browsers. When installed and updated, the malicious software remover will automatically scan and detect all threats present on your machine.
Download Zemana Anti Malware (ZAM) from the link below and save it directly to your Microsoft Windows Desktop.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: April 20, 2017
Once the downloading process is finished, start it and follow the prompts. Once installed, the Zemana Anti Malware will try to update itself and when this process is done, press the “Scan” button . Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) tool will begin scanning the whole computer to find out adware that causes intrusive 1bl0g.net pop ups.
While the Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) is scanning, you can see number of objects it has identified either as being malware. 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 “Next” button.
The Zemana Free will start to delete adware that causes multiple intrusive ads.
Use Malwarebytes to delete 1bl0g.net pop ups
We suggest using the Malwarebytes Free. You can download and install Malwarebytes to find adware and thereby delete 1bl0g.net ads from your browsers. When installed and updated, the free malware remover will automatically scan and detect all threats exist on the PC.
- Please download MalwareBytes by clicking on the following link. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
Category: Security tools
Update: November 9, 2017
- At the download page, click on the Download button. Your web-browser will display the “Save as” prompt. Please save it onto your Windows desktop.
- Once the download is finished, please close all software and open windows on your computer. Double-click on the icon that’s called mb3-setup.
- This will start the “Setup wizard” of MalwareBytes Free onto your PC. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
- When the Setup wizard has finished installing, the MalwareBytes AntiMalware will run and display the main window.
- Further, click the “Scan Now” button . MalwareBytes tool will begin scanning the whole computer to find out adware that developed to redirect your web-browser to various ad web pages such as 1bl0g.net. Depending on your computer, the scan can take anywhere from a few minutes to close to an hour. When a threat is found, the count of the security threats will change accordingly.
- When the scan get finished, MalwareBytes Free will show you the results.
- All found threats will be marked. You can remove them all by simply press the “Quarantine Selected” button. After the cleaning process is complete, you may be prompted to reboot the system.
- Close the AntiMalware and continue with the next step.
Video instruction, which reveals in detail the steps above.
Remove 1bl0g.net pop-up ads and harmful extensions with AdwCleaner
AdwCleaner is a free portable program that scans your PC system for adware that causes web-browsers to show undesired 1bl0g.net pop ups, PUPs and hijacker infections and allows remove them easily. Moreover, it will also help you remove any malicious web browser extensions and add-ons.
Download AdwCleaner tool from the following link and save it to your Desktop.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: February 8, 2018
After downloading is complete, open the folder in which you saved it and double-click the AdwCleaner icon. It will start the AdwCleaner utility and you will see a screen as shown below. If the User Account Control dialog box will ask you want to start the program, click Yes button to continue.
Next, press “Scan” to perform a system scan for the adware that causes lots of intrusive 1bl0g.net pop-ups. This process can take some time, so please be patient. While the AdwCleaner is checking, you can see how many objects it has identified either as being malicious software.
After finished, you can check all items found on your system as shown on the screen below.
All found items will be marked. You can remove them all by simply click “Clean” button. It will display a dialog box. Click “OK” button. The AdwCleaner will get rid of ad-supported software that redirects your web browser to undesired 1bl0g.net web site and move threats to the program’s quarantine. When the task is finished, the tool may ask you to restart your personal computer. After restart, the AdwCleaner will show the log file.
All the above steps are shown in detail in the following video instructions.
Use AdBlocker to block 1bl0g.net and stay safe online
We recommend to install an ad-blocking application that can block 1bl0g.net and other undesired web-sites. The ad blocking tool such as AdGuard is a application that basically removes advertising from the Internet and blocks access to malicious web-pages. Moreover, security experts says that using ad-blocker software is necessary to stay safe when surfing the Internet.
- Download AdGuard application from the following link.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 7, 2017
- Once downloading is finished, start the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” program window. Follow the prompts.
- After the installation is complete, press “Skip” to close the install application and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick tutorial which will help 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 popup ads, web-sites such 1bl0g.net, 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, that is located on your desktop.
How to prevent 1bl0g.net pop ups from getting inside your PC
To sum up
Now your system should be free of the ad-supported software that causes web browsers to open unwanted 1bl0g.net popups. Delete AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) (to periodically scan your personal computer for new adwares and other malicious software) and AdGuard (to help you block intrusive ads and malicious web sites). Moreover, to prevent adwares, please stay clear of unknown and third party software, make sure that your antivirus application, turn on the option to scan for PUPs (potentially unwanted programs).
If you need more help with 1bl0g.net advertisements related issues, go to our Spyware/Malware removal forum.