Q. Newstuber.me pop-up advertisements, how do I turn them off? I have these undesired pop up advertisements everytime I use Google Chrome. How I turn them off? Thanks for any help you might be able to provide me.
A. If you find yourself facing constant pop ups, unwanted adverts or questionable websites on your web browser, then it could mean that your browser has been affected with an obnoxious adware (also known as ‘adware software’).
How does adware work? Adware is something that designed in order to show third-party ads to the user without asking his permission. Adware software takes control of browsers and redirects them to undesired web-sites such as the Newstuber.me every time you surf the Internet. Adware software can end up on your machine in various ways. In many cases is when you download free applications and forget to uncheck the box for the third-party apps installation.
Another reason why you need to remove adware is its online data-tracking activity. Adware software be able to gather and transmit confidential info without your permission. Adware can track information about webpages visited, web-browser and system information, and your system IP address.
Newstuber.me is a web-page which deceives you and other unsuspecting users into subscribing to push notifications to deliver unwanted advertisements to your web browser. It asks you to press on the ‘Allow’ button to access the content of the website. If you click on the ‘Allow’ button, then your browser will be configured to show intrusive adverts on your desktop, even when the web browser is closed. The developers of Newstuber.me use these push notifications to bypass pop-up blocker and therefore show a lot of unwanted ads. These ads are used to promote suspicious web-browser plugins, giveaway scams, fake downloads, and adult web-sites.
If you’re getting browser notification spam, you can delete Newstuber.me subscription by going into your web browser’s settings, then ‘Notifications’ settings (locate Newstuber.me and remove it) or completing the Newstuber.me removal guidance below. Once you delete Newstuber.me subscription, the push notifications will no longer appear on your desktop.
|Type||adware, potentially unwanted application (PUA), popups, popup advertisements, popup virus|
|Removal||Newstuber.me removal guide|
It is important, do not use Newstuber.me web-site and do not click on links and buttons placed on it. The best option is to use the few simple steps posted below to clean your PC system of adware and thereby remove Newstuber.me pop-ups, ads and notifications.
How to remove Newstuber.me pop-ups, ads, notifications (Removal instructions)
There are a few solutions which can be used to get rid of Newstuber.me ads. But, not all potentially unwanted software like this adware can be completely removed using only manual solutions. Most often you are not able to delete any adware software using standard Microsoft Windows options. In order to remove Newstuber.me pop-ups you need complete a few manual steps and run reliable removal utilities. Most security experts states that Zemana, MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) or Hitman Pro tools are a right choice. These free programs are able to detect and delete Newstuber.me pop-up advertisements from your personal computer and revert back your web-browser settings to defaults.
To remove Newstuber.me pop ups, execute the steps below:
- How to get rid of Newstuber.me ads without any software
- Use free malware removal tools to completely remove Newstuber.me advertisements
- How to block Newstuber.me
- Finish words
How to get rid of Newstuber.me ads without any software
Manually removing the Newstuber.me ads is also possible, although this approach takes time and technical prowess. You can sometimes locate adware in your computer’s list of installed programs and uninstall it as you would any other unwanted program.
Delete newly installed adware
It is of primary importance to first identify and remove all PUPs, adware software applications and browser hijackers through ‘Add/Remove Programs’ (Windows XP) or ‘Uninstall a program’ (Windows 10, 8, 7) section of your Microsoft Windows Control Panel.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
When the ‘Control Panel’ opens, press the ‘Uninstall a program’ link under Programs category as shown in the following example.
You will see the ‘Uninstall a program’ panel as shown in the following example.
Very carefully look around the entire list of programs installed on your personal computer. Most likely, one of them is the adware software related to the Newstuber.me pop ups. If you have many programs installed, you can help simplify the search of malicious apps by sort the list by date of installation. Once you’ve found a questionable, unwanted or unused application, right click to it, after that press ‘Uninstall’.
Windows XP, Vista, 7
After the Windows ‘Control Panel’ opens, you need to press ‘Uninstall a program’ under ‘Programs’ as shown in the figure below.
You will see a list of software installed on your computer. We recommend to sort the list by date of installation to quickly find the applications that were installed last. Most likely, it is the adware software that causes Newstuber.me pop ups in your browser. If you’re in doubt, you can always check the program by doing a search for her name in Google, Yahoo or Bing. Once the program which you need to remove is found, simply press on its name, and then click ‘Uninstall’ as displayed in the figure below.
Remove Newstuber.me pop-ups from Google Chrome
Reset Google Chrome settings can help you solve some problems caused by adware and remove Newstuber.me advertisements from browser. This will also disable harmful plugins as well as clear cookies and site data. When using the reset feature, your personal information like passwords, bookmarks, browsing history and web form auto-fill data will be saved.
- First start the Chrome and click Menu button (small button in the form of three dots).
- It will display the Google Chrome main menu. Choose More Tools, then click Extensions.
- You’ll see the list of installed add-ons. If the list has the extension labeled with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following instructions: Remove Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy.
- Now open the Chrome menu once again, press the “Settings” menu.
- You will see the Chrome’s settings page. Scroll down and press “Advanced” link.
- Scroll down again and press the “Reset” button.
- The Google Chrome will display the reset profile settings page as shown on the image above.
- Next click the “Reset” button.
- Once this process is finished, your web browser’s search engine by default, startpage and newtab page will be restored to their original defaults.
- To learn more, read the blog post How to reset Google Chrome settings to default.
Delete Newstuber.me pop up ads from Mozilla Firefox
If the Mozilla Firefox web browser is rerouted to Newstuber.me and you want to recover the Firefox settings back to their default values, then you should follow the few simple steps below. However, your saved bookmarks and passwords will not be lost. This will not affect your history, passwords, bookmarks, and other saved data.
First, launch the Firefox and click button. It will display the drop-down menu on the right-part of the web browser. Further, click the Help button () like 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 open the “Troubleshooting Information” page as displayed on the screen below. In the upper-right corner of this screen, click the “Refresh Firefox” button.
It will show the confirmation prompt. Further, click the “Refresh Firefox” button. The Mozilla Firefox will begin a task to fix your problems that caused by the Newstuber.me adware software. Once, it is finished, click the “Finish” button.
Get rid of Newstuber.me popup advertisements from IE
The Microsoft Internet Explorer reset is great if your browser is hijacked or you have unwanted addo-ons or toolbars on your web-browser, which installed by an malware.
First, launch the Internet Explorer, click ) button. Next, press “Internet Options” as displayed below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, click Reset button. The IE will display the Reset Internet Explorer settings prompt. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and press Reset button.
You will now need to restart your system for the changes to take effect. It will delete adware which cause pop-ups, disable malicious and ad-supported internet browser’s extensions and restore the IE’s settings like startpage, newtab and search provider to default state.
Use free malware removal tools to completely remove Newstuber.me advertisements
Many antivirus companies have made software that allow detect adware and thereby delete Newstuber.me from the MS Edge, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox internet browsers. Below is a a few of the free programs you may want to run. Your PC system can have a large amount of PUPs, adware and browser hijackers installed at the same time, so we suggest, if any unwanted or harmful application returns after restarting the machine, then start your computer into Safe Mode and use the anti-malware utility again.
How to automatically remove Newstuber.me pop ups with Zemana
If you need a free tool that can easily delete Newstuber.me popups, then use Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM). This is a very handy program, which is primarily created to quickly scan for and remove adware and malicious software affecting web-browsers and changing their settings.
Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) can be downloaded from the following link. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: February 14, 2019
After the download is complete, start it and follow the prompts. Once installed, the Zemana Anti Malware will try to update itself and when this process is done, click the “Scan” button . Zemana Anti-Malware program will scan through the whole computer for the adware responsible for Newstuber.me pop-ups.
This process may take quite a while, so please be patient. While the Zemana application is scanning, you can see number of objects it has identified as threat. Review the results once the tool has complete the system scan. If you think an entry should not be quarantined, then uncheck it. Otherwise, simply press “Next” button.
The Zemana Free will remove adware software that causes Newstuber.me popups and add threats to the Quarantine.
Remove Newstuber.me pop ups and malicious extensions with Hitman Pro
HitmanPro is a portable application that requires no hard installation to identify and get rid of adware software that causes multiple intrusive popups. The program itself is small in size (only a few Mb). HitmanPro does not need any drivers and special dlls. It’s probably easier to use than any alternative malicious software removal utilities you’ve ever tried. HitmanPro works on 64 and 32-bit versions of MS Windows 10, 8, 7 and XP. It proves that removal tool can be just as effective as the widely known antivirus programs.
Click the link below to download Hitman Pro. Save it directly to your Microsoft Windows Desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: June 28, 2018
Download and use Hitman Pro on your computer. Once started, click “Next” button to look for adware that causes unwanted Newstuber.me popups. While the tool is scanning, you can see number of objects and files has already scanned..
After the scan get finished, Hitman Pro will display a scan report.
Make sure all threats have ‘checkmark’ and press Next button.
It will display a dialog box, click the “Activate free license” button to begin the free 30 days trial to delete all malware found.
Automatically delete Newstuber.me pop ups with MalwareBytes
We suggest using the MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM). You can download and install MalwareBytes to search for adware software and thereby remove Newstuber.me popup ads from your browsers. When installed and updated, this free malware remover automatically searches for and removes all threats present on the system.
Download MalwareBytes Anti-Malware by clicking on the link below. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
Category: Security tools
Update: February 5, 2019
After the downloading process is done, close all windows on your personal computer. Further, start the file called mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” dialog box pops up as displayed below, press the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” which will help you install MalwareBytes Anti-Malware on the computer. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is done successfully, click Finish button. Then MalwareBytes will automatically start and you may see its main window as on the image below.
Next, click the “Scan Now” button to begin checking your machine for the adware software that cause pop ups. When a malware, adware software or PUPs are found, the count of the security threats will change accordingly.
When the scan is finished, you may check all threats found on your PC system. Once you’ve selected what you want to delete from your system click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes Free will start to remove adware related to the Newstuber.me pop-up advertisements. Once disinfection is done, you can be prompted to restart your machine. We recommend you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes Free to delete browser hijackers, adware and other malware.
How to block Newstuber.me
If you want to delete undesired advertisements, browser redirects and pop-ups, then install an ad-blocker application such as AdGuard. It can stop Newstuber.me, advertisements, pop ups and block web-pages from tracking your online activities when using the Google Chrome, IE, Edge and Firefox. So, if you like surf the World Wide Web, but you do not like annoying ads and want to protect your machine from malicious websites, then the AdGuard is your best choice.
Installing the AdGuard is simple. First you will need to download AdGuard on your Windows Desktop by clicking on the link below.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 15, 2018
After downloading it, double-click the downloaded file to start it. The “Setup Wizard” window will show up on the computer screen as on the image below.
Follow the prompts. AdGuard will then be installed and an icon will be placed on your desktop. A window will show up asking you to confirm that you want to see a quick instructions as shown on the image below.
Click “Skip” button to close the window and use the default settings, or click “Get Started” to see an quick instructions that will assist you get to know AdGuard better.
Each time, when you start your PC, AdGuard will start automatically and stop unwanted ads, block Newstuber.me, as well as other harmful or misleading web sites. 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.
Now your PC system should be free of the adware which cause popups. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you stop unwanted popup ads and undesired malicious web-sites) and Zemana (to periodically scan your system for new adwares and other malware). Probably you are running an older version of Java or Adobe Flash Player. This can be a security risk, so download and install the latest version right now.
If you are still having problems while trying to get rid of Newstuber.me advertisements from the IE, Firefox, Chrome and MS Edge, then ask for help here here.