If you find that your web-browser has become open the annoying Lifesismig.com pop-ups offering install an questionable browser extension then it is a sign that your system 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 large amount of popup without a user’s permission. Moreover, it can redirect the web-browser on harmful and misleading web-sites. You need to follow the step by step instructions below and clean your system from ad supported software as soon as possible. It’ll allow you to get rid of redirect to Lifesismig.com and other intrusive ad web-sites.
It’s not a good idea to have an unwanted program such as this ad supported software on your PC. The reason for this is simple, it doing things you don’t know about. The adware can also be used to collect a wide variety of personal information which can be later sold to third parties. You don’t know if your home address, account names and passwords are safe. And of course you completely do not know what will happen when you click on any Lifesismig.com pop-up.
In addition to that, as was mentioned earlier, certain adware to also change all internet browsers shortcuts that located on your Desktop or Start menu. So, every infected shortcut will try to redirect your internet browser to unwanted ad web-sites like Lifesismig.com, certain of which might be harmful. It can make the whole machine more vulnerable to hacker attacks.
Therefore it’s very important to follow the steps below as quickly as possible. The step-by-step tutorial will assist you to delete adware as well as clean your machine from the Lifesismig.com pop-ups. What is more, the step-by-step tutorial below will help you remove other malicious software like unwanted toolbars and browser hijackers, which could penetrate into computer along with the adware.
Remove Lifesismig.com popup
The following guidance will help you to get rid of Lifesismig.com pop up from the Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Firefox and MS Edge. Moreover, the few simple steps below will help you to remove malware, hijacker infections, PUPs and toolbars that your personal computer may be infected. Please do the tutorial step by step. If you need help or have any questions, then ask for our assistance or type a comment below. Some of the steps will require you to reboot your system or close this site. So, read this instructions carefully, then bookmark or print it for later reference.
How to manually delete Lifesismig.com
The useful removal tutorial for the Lifesismig.com pop-ups. The detailed procedure can be followed by anyone as it really does take you step-by-step. If you follow this process to get rid of Lifesismig.com redirect let us know how you managed by sending us your comments please.
Delete Lifesismig.com associated software by using MS Windows Control Panel
Some PUPs, browser hijacking software and adware can be uninstalled by uninstalling the free applications they came with. If this way does not succeed, then looking them up in the list of installed programs in MS Windows Control Panel. Use the “Uninstall” command in order to remove them.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
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Next, click “Uninstall a program”
It will show a list of all software installed on your personal computer. Scroll through the all list, and uninstall any suspicious and unknown programs. To quickly find the latest installed programs, we recommend sort programs by date in the Control panel.
Delete unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Once installed, the ‘ad supported’ software can add a task in to the Windows Task Scheduler Library. Due to this, every time when you run your personal computer, it will show Lifesismig.com annoying web-page. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and get rid of all malicious tasks which have been created by adware.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard together. It will display a prompt that titled as Run. In the text field, type “taskschd.msc” (without the quotes) and press OK. Task Scheduler window opens. In the left-hand side, press “Task Scheduler Library”, as displayed 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 like “explorer.exe http://site.address” or “chrome.exe http://site.address” or “firefox.exe http://site.address”, then you need remove this task. If you are not sure that executes the task, then google it. If it is a component of the malicious program, then this task also should be removed.
Further click 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 adware. Once is finished, close the Task Scheduler window.
Clean up the internet browsers shortcuts which have been hijacked by ad-supported software
Unfortunately, the adware can also hijack Windows shortcuts (mostly, your web-browsers shortcuts), so that the Lifesismig.com ad web page will be opened when you launch the Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Edge or another internet browser.
Right click on the shortcut of infected internet browser as displayed in the following example.
Select the “Properties” option and it will open a shortcut’s properties. Next, click the “Shortcut” tab and then delete the “http://site.address” string from Target field as shown in the figure below.
Then press OK to save changes. Repeat the step for all browsers that are rerouted to the Lifesismig.com unwanted page.
Get rid of Lifesismig.com from Firefox by resetting browser settings
If the FF web 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 like 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.
Launch the Firefox and click the menu button (it looks like three stacked lines) at the top right of the web-browser screen. Next, press the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu. It will open 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 on the image below.
Click the “Refresh Firefox” button at the top right of the Troubleshooting Information page. Select “Refresh Firefox” in the confirmation prompt. The Firefox will start a task to fix your problems that caused by the adware that causes multiple undesired popups. Once, it’s finished, click the “Finish” button.
Delete Lifesismig.com redirect from 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 IE. Next, click the button in the form of gear (). It will display the Tools drop-down menu, click the “Internet Options” as displayed on the image below.
In the “Internet Options” window click on the Advanced tab, then click the Reset button. The IE will display the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” window as displayed in the figure below. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box, then press “Reset” button.
You will now need to reboot your machine for the changes to take effect.
Remove Lifesismig.com pop ups from Chrome
Use the Reset web browser utility of the Google Chrome to reset all its settings such as new tab page, home page and search provider by default to original defaults. This is a very useful tool to use, in the case of web-browser redirects to annoying ad sites such as Lifesismig.com.
- First start the Chrome and click Menu button (small button in the form of three horizontal stripes).
- It will open the Chrome main menu. Select “Settings” option.
- You will see the Chrome’s settings page. Scroll down and click “Show advanced settings” link.
- Scroll down again and press the “Reset settings” button.
- The Google Chrome will open the reset profile settings page as shown on the screen above.
- Next click the “Reset” button.
- Once this process is finished, your web browser’s newtab page, start page and search engine by default will be restored to their original defaults.
- To learn more, read the post How to reset Chrome settings to default.
How to automatically delete Lifesismig.com popup
Many antivirus companies have created software that allow detect ‘ad supported’ software and thereby get rid of Lifesismig.com from the Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge browsers. Below is a a few of the free programs you may want to use. Your computer can have a large number of potentially unwanted software, ad supported software and browser hijacker infections installed at the same time, so we suggest, if any unwanted or harmful program returns after rebooting the computer, then boot your computer into Safe Mode and use the anti malware tool again.
Use Zemana Anti-malware to get rid of Lifesismig.com pop ups
You can get rid of Lifesismig.com popups automatically with a help of Zemana Anti-malware. We recommend this malware removal tool because it may easily get rid of browser hijacker infections, PUPs, adware which redirects your internet browser to Lifesismig.com web site with all their components such as folders, files and registry entries.
Download Zemana Anti Malware by clicking on the following link. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
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Update: April 20, 2017
When downloading is finished, close all windows on your system. Further, run the set up file called Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up as displayed below, press the “Yes” button.
It will show the “Setup wizard” which will help you install Zemana AntiMalware (ZAM) on the computer. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
Once install is done successfully, Zemana Anti Malware (ZAM) will automatically launch and you may see its main window as shown in the following example.
Next, click the “Scan” button to perform a system scan with this utility for the ad supported software that causes multiple intrusive pop-ups. A scan may take anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the number of files on your personal computer and the speed of your personal computer. While the Zemana Anti Malware program is scanning, you can see how many objects it has identified as threat.
After Zemana AntiMalware has finished scanning your machine, Zemana will display you the results. Make sure all threats have ‘checkmark’ and click “Next” button.
The Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) will remove adware that redirects your web-browser to annoying Lifesismig.com web site and move threats to the program’s quarantine. Once disinfection is complete, you can be prompted to restart your PC system.
How to automatically remove Lifesismig.com with Malwarebytes
Manual Lifesismig.com pop-up removal requires some computer skills. Some files and registry entries that created by the ‘ad supported’ software may be not completely removed. We recommend that use the Malwarebytes Free that are completely clean your computer of adware. Moreover, the free program will allow you to remove malicious software, PUPs, browser hijackers and toolbars that your PC system may be infected too.
Download MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) from the link below. Save it on your MS Windows desktop.
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Update: November 9, 2017
Once the download is done, run it and follow the prompts. Once installed, the MalwareBytes Free will try to update itself and when this task is done, press the “Scan Now” button to start checking your system for the adware which cause undesired Lifesismig.com pop ups to appear. When a threat is detected, the number of the security threats will change accordingly. Wait until the the scanning is finished. You may move items to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes AntiMalware (MBAM) is a free application that you can use to delete all detected folders, files, services, registry entries and so on. To learn more about this malicious software removal tool, we suggest you to read and follow the step-by-step guidance or the video guide below.
Run AdwCleaner to remove Lifesismig.com pop-ups from internet browser
AdwCleaner is a free removal tool that can be downloaded and use to remove adware that causes internet browsers to open unwanted Lifesismig.com pop up, browser hijackers, malware, PUPs, toolbars and other threats from your PC. You can run this utility to detect threats even if you have an antivirus or any other security program.
Download AdwCleaner on your computer by clicking on the link below.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: February 8, 2018
Once the downloading process is finished, open the file location. You will see an icon like below.
Double click the AdwCleaner desktop icon. Once the utility is started, you will see a screen as displayed on the screen below.
Further, press “Scan” button for scanning your personal computer for the ‘ad supported’ software that cause unwanted Lifesismig.com popup to appear. A system scan can take anywhere from 5 to 30 minutes, depending on your PC. As the scanning ends, AdwCleaner will display a scan report as on the image below.
Review the results once the tool has finished the system scan. If you think an entry should not be quarantined, then uncheck it. Otherwise, simply press “Clean” button. It will display a prompt as shown on the screen below.
You need to press “OK”. When the procedure is finished, the AdwCleaner may ask you to restart your computer. When your computer is started, you will see an AdwCleaner log.
These steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
Stop Lifesismig.com pop-ups and other undesired web sites
If you surf the Net, you cannot avoid malvertising. But you can protect your web-browser against it. Download and run an ad blocking program. AdGuard is an ad blocker that can filter out tons of of the malicious advertising, blocking dynamic scripts from loading malicious content.
Download AdGuard application by clicking on the following link. Save it on your Desktop.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 7, 2017
After the download is complete, start the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen like below.
Follow the prompts. When the installation is complete, you will see a window like below.
You can click “Skip” to close the installation program and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” button 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 launch your system, AdGuard will run automatically and stop popup, web-pages such Lifesismig.com, as well as other harmful 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 AdGuard icon, which may be found on your desktop.
Prevent Lifesismig.com pop-ups from installing
To sum up
Now your computer should be clean of the ad supported software that reroutes your browser to intrusive Lifesismig.com page. Uninstall AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you stop unwanted pop up and intrusive malicious web-sites) and Zemana Anti Malware (ZAM) (to periodically scan your computer for new malware, browser hijackers and adware). Make sure that you have all the Critical Updates recommended for Windows OS. Without regular updates you WILL NOT be protected when new ad-supported softwares, malicious programs and ‘ad supported’ software are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove Lifesismig.com pop ups from your browser, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.