The all-journal.org is an one of the many ad web-pages, which can be opened automatically each time you open the web browser. The reason of automatic opening of this web-page is an adware (also known as ‘ad-supported’ software), which was set on your machine without your consent. Because, the ad-supported software is often used to display tons of annoying advertisements within the Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and MS Edge’s screen. As, the advertisers do not disdain to use any methods to promote their web-pages and attract new users. Below we explain how to remove adware and thereby delete all-journal.org unwanted advertisements from your web browser.
Most often, the adware affects the most common web browsers such as the Google Chrome, IE, Firefox and Edge. But such the harmful software as well may infect another internet browsers by changing its shortcuts (adding an argument such as ‘http://site.address’ into Target field of a browser’s shortcut). So every time you run the web browser, it’ll redirect to the unwanted all-journal.org web-page. Even if you setup a new home page, an unwanted site will be the first thing you see when you start the Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge and IE.
The adware is the part of the software that is used as an online promotional tool. It is created with the sole purpose to display dozens of ads, and thus to promote the goods and services in an open browser window. So, the all-journal.org is just one of the many web-sites of the so-called ‘ad-support’ type. It is designed to fill the web browser’s constant stream of advertisements, or redirect the browser to not expected and intrusive advertising web-sites. Moreover, the adware can substitute the legitimate advertising banners on misleading or even banners that can offer to visit harmful sites. The reason is simple, many advertisers agree on any ways to attract users to their sites, so the creators of ‘ad supported’ software, often forcing users to click on an advertising link. For each click on a link, the authors of the ‘ad supported’ software receive income. It’s the so-called ‘Pay-Per-Click’ method.
Therefore it’s very important to follow the guide below as quickly as possible. The few simple steps will assist you to get rid of ad supported software as well as clean your PC from the all-journal.org pop-up ads. What is more, the step-by-step guide below will help you remove other malicious software such as unwanted toolbars and browser hijackers, which could penetrate the PC along with the adware.
How does your computer get infected with all-journal.org advertisements
How to manually remove all-journal.org pop-ups
This useful removal guide for the all-journal.org 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 all-journal.org pop-up ads let us know how you managed by sending us your comments please.
- Delete suspicious and unknown programs by using Windows Control Panel
- Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to remove all-journal.org redirect
- Remove all-journal.org ads from Mozilla Firefox
- Delete all-journal.org advertisements from Chrome
- Delete all-journal.org ads from Internet Explorer
- Remove unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Delete suspicious and unknown programs by using Windows Control Panel
The best way to start the computer cleanup is to uninstall unknown and suspicious applications. 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 your browser from popup ads, hijackers and so on.
- If you are using Windows 8, 8.1 or 10 then press Windows key, click Search. Type “Control panel”and press Enter.
- If you are using Windows XP, Vista, 7, then press “Start” button and click “Control Panel”.
- It will show the Windows Control Panel.
- Click “Uninstall a program” under Programs category.
- You will see a list of all installed applications.
- Scroll through the all list, and delete suspicious and unknown software. To quickly find the latest installed programs, we recommend sort applications by date.
See more details in the video instructions below.
Disinfect the browser’s shortcuts to remove all-journal.org redirect
When the adware is started, it can also change the web browser’s shortcuts, adding an argument like “http://site.address” into the Target field. Due to this, every time you run the web-browser, it will be redirected to an unwanted ads.
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 that begins with “http://” which has been added here. You need to remove it.
When the argument is removed, click the OK button. You need to clean all shortcuts of all your web browsers, as they may be infected too.
Remove all-journal.org ads from Mozilla Firefox
If the Mozilla Firefox settings have been modified by the adware, then resetting it to the default state can help you to remove the reroute onto all-journal.org web site.
First, run the Firefox and click button. It will display the drop-down menu on the right-part of the internet browser. Next, press the Help button () as shown on the image below.
In the Help menu, select the “Troubleshooting Information” option. Another way to open the “Troubleshooting Information” screen – type “about:support” in the browser address bar and press Enter. It will show the “Troubleshooting Information” page as shown in the figure below. In the upper-right corner of this screen, click the “Refresh Firefox” button.
It will open the confirmation dialog box, click the “Refresh Firefox” button. The FF will begin a process to fix your problems that caused by the ad-supported software. Once it’s complete, click the “Finish” button
Delete all-journal.org advertisements from Chrome
Reset Chrome settings is a easy way to delete the malware and adware, as well as to restore the browser’s settings that have been replaced by adware.
- Now run the Google Chrome and click Menu button (small button in the form of three horizontal stripes).
- It will open the Google Chrome main menu. Select “Settings” option.
- You will see the Google Chrome’s settings page. Scroll down and click “Show advanced settings” link.
- Scroll down again and click the “Reset settings” button.
- The Google Chrome will open the reset profile settings page as shown on the screen above.
- Next, press the “Reset” button.
- Once this procedure is done, your browser’s settings will be restored to their original defaults. This will reset your homepage, new tab page and search engine by default.
- To learn more, read the post How to reset Google Chrome settings to default.
Delete all-journal.org ads from Internet Explorer
First, launch the Internet Explorer, then click the button in the form of gear (). It will display the Tools drop-down menu as on the image below. Next, click the “Internet Options”.
In the Internet Options window click on the Advanced tab, then click the Reset button. The Internet Explorer will display the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” window as on the image below. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box, then click on “Reset” button.
You will now need to restart your computer for the changes to take effect.
Remove unwanted Scheduled Tasks
If the annoying all-journal.org site opens automatically on Windows startup or at equal time intervals, then you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and remove all the tasks that have been created by adware.
Press Windows and R keys on the keyboard together. This opens a dialog box 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 shown 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, 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 you need remove it. If you are not sure that executes the task, check it through a search engine. If it’s a component of the ‘ad-supported’ application, then this task also should be removed.
Having defined the task that you want to remove, then click on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as shown on the screen below.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by malicious programs. Once is complete, close the Task Scheduler window.
Delete all-journal.org redirect automatically
You can get rid of all-journal.org advertisements automatically with a help of Malwarebytes Free. We recommend this free malware removal utility because it can easily delete ad-supported software, browser hijackers, potentially unwanted applications and toolbars with all their components such as files, folders and registry entries.
Download Malwarebytes Free on your personal computer by clicking on the link below. Save it on your Desktop.
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After downloading is complete, close all windows on your system. Further, start the file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up as shown below, press the Yes button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” that will assist you install Malwarebytes on the PC system. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
When the installation is done successfully, press Finish button. Then Malwarebytes will automatically start and you can see its main window as on the image below.
Next, click the “Scan Now” button for scanning your machine for the malware and adware which cause the all-journal.org ads. When a threat is found, the number of the detected objects will change accordingly. Wait until the the scanning is complete. Please be patient.
Once the system scan is finished, you can check all threats detected on your PC system. Make sure all entries have “checkmark” and click “Quarantine Selected” button.
The Malwarebytes will begin removing malware and ad-supported software that cause all-journal.org advertisements. Once the disinfection is complete, you may be prompted to restart your personal computer. I recommend you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the Malwarebytes to remove adware and other dangerous software.
How to block all-journal.org advertisements
To increase your security and protect your PC against new annoying advertisements and malicious web-sites, you need to use an application that stops access to malicious ads and pages. Moreover, the program can block the show of intrusive advertising, which also leads to faster loading of web sites and reduce the consumption of web traffic.
- Download AdGuard program from the following link.
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- After downloading is finished, run the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” window. Follow the prompts.
- Once the installation is done, click “Skip” to close it and use the default settings, or press “Get Started” to see a 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 run your PC, AdGuard will start automatically and block ads, all-journal.org redirects, 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 AdGuard icon, that is located on your Windows desktop.
Scan your PC and delete all-journal.org advertisements with AdwCleaner.
This removal program is free and easy to use. It can scan and get rid of adware, browser hijackers, malware and unwanted toolbars in Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge web browsers and thereby restore back their default settings (home page, newtab page and search provider by default). AdwCleaner is powerful enough to find and remove malicious registry entries and files that are hidden on the PC system.
Download AdwCleaner tool by clicking on the link below. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
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After 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 shown on the screen below. If the User Account Control prompt will ask you want to open the program, click Yes button to continue.
Now, press the “Scan” to perform a system scan for the ‘ad supported’ software which cause a redirect to all-journal.org ads.
When the system scan is finished, it will display a list of all items detected by this utility like below.
You need to click “Clean” button. It will show a prompt, click “OK” to begin the cleaning process. Once the cleaning procedure is complete, the AdwCleaner may ask you to restart your personal computer. After reboot, the AdwCleaner will display the log file.
All the above steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
After completing the step-by-step guide shown above, your machine should be free from malware and ad-supported software. The Chrome, Firefox, IE and Edge will no longer show all-journal.org unwanted pop-up ads or redirect you to unwanted web sites. Unfortunately, if the instructions does not help you, then you have caught a new type of adware, and then the best way – ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.
thanks for posting this. it helped a lot. found the problem in task scheduler. keep posting. have a good day.