If you find that your internet browser begin to open the annoying Game555ever.com site then it is possible that your web browser has become the victim of the malware from the adware family. The adware is a form of unwanted software which can show a huge number of ads without a user’s permission. Moreover, it can redirect the internet browser on malicious and misleading pages. Also, if you seeing that the Google Chrome, FF, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge tries to load an unknown web page, when you try to open a long-known page, then you don’t need to wait! Press the stop button in web browser’s address bar. Complete the step-by-step tutorial below and clean your computer from adware sooner. It will help you to delete reroute to Game555ever.com web site and other unwanted ad web sites.
The ad supported software that redirects your web browser to undesired Game555ever.com web-page, is not a virus, but the virus behaves similarly. As a rootkit hides in the system, changes internet browser settings and blocks them from changing. Also the ad-supported software can install additional internet browser extensions and modules that will inject advertisements within the Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Edge’s screen. Moreover, the ad supported software may install web-browser hijacker that once started, will modify the web-browser’s home page and search provider. The worst is, the adware can gather privacy data about you such as what web sites you are opening, what you are looking for the Internet and so on. This privacy information, afterwards, may be sold to third party companies.
The ‘ad supported’ software usually affects only the Firefox, Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Edge by modifying the browser’s settings or installing a malicious addons. Moreover, possible situations, when any other internet browsers will be affected too. The ‘ad supported’ software will perform a scan of the computer for web-browser shortcut files and alter them without your permission. When it infects the browser shortcuts, it’ll add the argument such as ‘http://site.address’ into Target property. So, each time you open the internet browser, you’ll see an annoying Game555ever.com web-page.
It is important, don’t use Game555ever.com web-page and do not click on ads placed on it, as they may lead you to a more harmful or misleading web pages. The best option is to use the few simple steps posted below to clean your machine of ad-supported software and thus delete Game555ever.com redirect.
How to remove Game555ever.com redirect
Fortunately, it is not hard to remove adware which created to reroute your web browser to various ad web-sites like Game555ever.com. In the following steps, we will provide two methods to clean your personal computer of this adware. One is the manual removal solution and the other is automatic removal way. You can choose the way that best fits you. Please follow the removal guide below to delete Game555ever.com pop up advertisements right now!
To remove Game555ever.com, complete the steps below:
- Manual Game555ever.com popup ads removal
- Delete Game555ever.com related programs through the Control Panel of your personal computer
- Delete unwanted Scheduled Tasks
- Fix web browser shortcuts, changed by adware
- Remove Game555ever.com pop-up advertisements from Firefox
- Remove Game555ever.com advertisements from Chrome
- Remove Game555ever.com pop up advertisements from Internet Explorer
- How to get rid of Game555ever.com advertisements with free programs
- Run AdBlocker to stop Game555ever.com and stay safe online
- How can you prevent the Game555ever.com popups
- To sum up
Manual Game555ever.com popup ads removal
The following instructions is a step-by-step guide, which will help you manually remove Game555ever.com pop-up advertisements from the Google Chrome, FF, Internet Explorer and Edge.
Delete Game555ever.com related programs through the Control Panel of your personal computer
In order to remove PUPs such as this adware, open the Microsoft Windows Control Panel and click on “Uninstall a program”. Check the list of installed applications. For the ones you do not know, run an Internet search to see if they are adware, browser hijacker or potentially unwanted programs. If yes, uninstall them off. Even if they are just a apps which you do not use, then removing them off will increase your PC start up time and speed dramatically.
- If you are using Windows 8, 8.1 or 10 then press Windows button, next 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 display the Windows Control Panel.
- Further, press “Uninstall a program” under Programs category.
- It will open a list of all software installed on the system.
- Scroll through the all list, and uninstall suspicious and unknown apps. To quickly find the latest installed software, we recommend sort programs by date.
See more details in the video guidance below.
Delete unwanted Scheduled Tasks
Once installed, the adware can add a task in to the Windows Task Scheduler Library. Due to this, every time when you launch your computer, it will open Game555ever.com unwanted web site. So, you need to check the Task Scheduler Library and remove all malicious tasks that have been created by ‘ad-supported’ software.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard simultaneously. It will open a prompt which titled as 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 in the figure 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. 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 delete this task. If you are not sure that executes the task, then google it. If it is a component of the ‘ad-supported’ apps, 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 ‘ad-supported’ program. Once is finished, close the Task Scheduler window.
Fix web browser shortcuts, changed by adware
The adware that causes web browsers to show annoying Game555ever.com pop-up advertisements, may hijack various Windows shortcut files on your desktop (most often, all browsers shortcut files), so in this step you need to check and clean them by removing the argument such as http://site.address/.
Click the right mouse button to a desktop shortcut file that you use to start your internet browser. Next, select the “Properties” option. Important: necessary to click on the desktop shortcut file for the web-browser which is redirected to the Game555ever.com or other intrusive page.
Further, necessary to look at the text which is written in the “Target” field. The adware that redirects your web-browser to undesired Game555ever.com web page can change the contents of this field, which describes the file to be launch when you launch your browser. Depending on the browser you are using, there should be:
- Google Chrome: chrome.exe
- Opera: opera.exe
- Firefox: firefox.exe
- Internet Explorer: iexplore.exe
If you’re seeing an unknown text like “http://site.addres” that has been added here, then you should remove it, as displayed in the figure below.
Next, click the “OK” button to save the changes. Now, when you run the browser from this desktop shortcut file, it does not occur automatically redirect on the Game555ever.com page or any other undesired web-pages. Once the step is finished, we recommend to go to the next step.
Remove Game555ever.com pop-up advertisements from Firefox
Resetting your Firefox is first troubleshooting step for any issues with your browser application, including the redirect to Game555ever.com page.
First, launch the Mozilla Firefox. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will open 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 shown in the figure below.
Confirm your action, click the “Refresh Firefox”.
Remove Game555ever.com advertisements from Chrome
If your Chrome internet browser is redirected to unwanted Game555ever.com web-page, it may be necessary to completely reset your web-browser application to its default settings.
First run the Chrome. Next, press the button in the form of three horizontal dots ().
It will show the Google Chrome menu. Select More Tools, then click Extensions. Carefully browse through the list of installed plugins. If the list has the plugin signed with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following instructions: Remove Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy.
Open the Chrome menu once again. Further, press the option named “Settings”.
The web-browser will open the settings screen. Another method to display the Chrome’s settings – type chrome://settings in the web browser adress bar and press Enter
Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click the “Advanced” link. Now scroll down until the “Reset” section is visible, as displayed below and click the “Reset settings to their original defaults” button.
The Chrome will display the confirmation dialog box as shown in the following example.
You need to confirm your action, click the “Reset” button. The web browser will launch the task of cleaning. When it is complete, the internet browser’s settings including home page, newtab and default search provider back to the values that have been when the Chrome was first installed on your computer.
Remove Game555ever.com pop up advertisements from Internet Explorer
In order to restore all web browser newtab page, start page and search provider by default you need to reset the IE to the state, that was when the Windows was installed on your computer.
First, launch the Internet Explorer, then click ‘gear’ icon . It will display the Tools drop-down menu on the right part of the web browser, then click the “Internet Options” as displayed in the following example.
In the “Internet Options” screen, select the “Advanced” tab, then click the “Reset” button. The Microsoft Internet Explorer will open the “Reset Internet Explorer settings” dialog box. Further, press the “Delete personal settings” check box to select it. Next, click the “Reset” button like below.
When the process is finished, click “Close” button. Close the Microsoft Internet Explorer and restart your computer for the changes to take effect. This step will help you to restore your browser’s home page, new tab page and search provider by default to default state.
How to get rid of Game555ever.com advertisements with free programs
After completing the manual removal instructions above all unwanted apps, malicious browser’s extensions and ‘ad supported’ software that causes web-browsers to show unwanted Game555ever.com pop up ads should be uninstalled. If the problem with Game555ever.com pop up advertisements is still remained, then we advise to scan your personal computer for any remaining malicious components. Use recommended free adware removal programs below.
Scan and clean your browser of Game555ever.com redirect with Zemana Anti-malware
We advise you to use the Zemana Anti-malware that are completely clean your computer of adware responsible for redirects to Game555ever.com. Moreover, the tool will allow you to remove potentially unwanted software, malware, toolbars and hijackers that your computer can be infected too.
- Visit the page linked below to download Zemana. Save it on your Windows desktop or in any other place.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: July 16, 2019
- Once the downloading process is finished, close all programs and windows on your PC system. Open a file location. Double-click on the icon that’s named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup.
- Further, press Next button and follow the prompts.
- Once installation is finished, press the “Scan” button to perform a system scan for the adware responsible for redirections to Game555ever.com. While the Zemana Free is scanning, you may see how many objects it has identified either as being malware.
- When that process is complete, the results are displayed in the scan report. In order to get rid of all items, simply press “Next”. After the task is finished, you can be prompted to restart your PC.
Run Malwarebytes to remove Game555ever.com pop-up ads
We recommend using the Malwarebytes Free. You may download and install Malwarebytes to scan for ad-supported software and thereby get rid of Game555ever.com pop ups from your internet browsers. When installed and updated, the free malicious software remover will automatically check and detect all threats exist on the PC.
Download MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) by clicking on the following link. Save it directly to your Windows Desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: April 15, 2020
When the download is complete, close all windows on your PC. Further, run the file named mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up as displayed on the image below, click the “Yes” button.
It will display the “Setup wizard” which will allow you install MalwareBytes on the PC system. Follow the prompts and don’t make any changes to default settings.
Once setup is finished successfully, click Finish button. Then MalwareBytes Anti Malware will automatically start and you can see its main window as shown below.
Next, click the “Scan Now” button to start checking your computer for the adware that causes a huge number of intrusive Game555ever.com pop-up advertisements. When a threat is found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly.
When that process is finished, MalwareBytes will show a list of all threats found by the scan. Make sure all items have ‘checkmark’ and press “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes will remove ‘ad supported’ software responsible for redirections to Game555ever.com and move threats to the program’s quarantine. After the cleaning process is finished, you can be prompted to restart your PC system. We recommend you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes Free to remove hijackers, adware and other malware.
Scan your computer and remove Game555ever.com pop-up ads with AdwCleaner
AdwCleaner is a free tool that can identify adware responsible for redirects to Game555ever.com. It is not always easy to locate all the unwanted applications that your machine might have picked up on the World Wide Web. AdwCleaner will scan for the ad-supported software, hijacker infections and other malware you need to remove.
Click the link below to download AdwCleaner. Save it to your Desktop.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: June 30, 2021
Once downloading is complete, open the file location. You will see an icon like below.
Double click the AdwCleaner desktop icon. Once the tool is started, you will see a screen as on the image below.
Further, press “Scan” button to search for adware that causes annoying Game555ever.com popup advertisements. This procedure can take some time, so please be patient. After AdwCleaner has finished scanning your computer, you can check all items found on your PC as shown below.
You may move items to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply press “Clean” button. It will display a dialog box like below.
You need to click “OK”. After finished, the AdwCleaner may ask you to reboot your machine. When your system is started, you will see an AdwCleaner log.
These steps are shown in detail in the following video guide.
Run AdBlocker to stop Game555ever.com and stay safe online
By installing an ad blocker application like AdGuard, you are able to stop Game555ever.com, autoplaying video ads and delete lots of distracting and intrusive ads on web sites.
Download AdGuard program by clicking on the link below. Save it to your Desktop.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 15, 2018
After the downloading process is complete, launch the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” screen as shown on the image 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 allow 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 launch automatically and stop popups, web-pages such Game555ever.com, as well as other harmful or misleading web-sites. 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 can be found on your desktop.
How can you prevent the Game555ever.com popups
To sum up
Now your personal computer should be free of the ‘ad supported’ software responsible for Game555ever.com redirect. Uninstall AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you stop unwanted ads and undesired malicious web sites) and Zemana Anti Malware (to periodically scan your personal 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 adware are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove Game555ever.com advertisements from your internet browser, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.