If the Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome from time to time opens the Flterapibe.ru web-site, then your web browser has become the victim of the malicious software from the adware family. In most cases the ‘ad supported’ software was set on your PC without your consent. Because, the adware is often used to show lots of intrusive pop-up advertisements within the Google Chrome, Firefox, MS Edge and Microsoft Internet Explorer’s screen. As, the advertisers don’t disdain to use any methods to promote their pages and attract new users. Below we explain how to remove ad-supported software and thus remove Flterapibe.ru undesired redirect from your web-browser.
The adware that redirects your browser to annoying Flterapibe.ru web-page, can attack your PC system’s browsers like the Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge and IE. Maybe you approve the idea that the pop-up advertisements from it is just a small problem. But these annoying Flterapibe.ru advertisements eat computer resources. The worst is, it be able to gather your surfing history and confidential data, including passwords and credit card numbers. In the future, privacy information about you can be sold to third party companies.
In addition to that, as was mentioned earlier, some ad-supported software to also modify all web-browsers shortcut files which located on your Desktop or Start menu. So, every affected shortcut will try to redirect your internet browser to undesired ad web-sites like Flterapibe.ru, some of which might be harmful. It can make the whole PC system more vulnerable to hacker attacks.
The guide below explaining steps to delete Flterapibe.ru popups problem. Feel free to use it for removal of the ‘ad supported’ software that may attack Google Chrome, Firefox, Edge and IE and other popular web-browsers. The steps will help you remove adware and thereby clean your web-browser from all unwanted ads.
Remove Flterapibe.ru redirect
There are several steps to removing the ‘ad supported’ software responsible for redirecting your web browser to Flterapibe.ru site, because it installs itself so deeply into Windows. You need to uninstall all suspicious and unknown programs, then get rid of harmful addons from the Chrome, Edge, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox and other internet browsers you’ve installed. Finally, you need to reset your browser settings to get rid of any changes the ‘ad supported’ software has made, and then scan your personal computer with Zemana Free, MalwareBytes Free or AdwCleaner to ensure the adware is fully removed. It will take a while.
To remove Flterapibe.ru, complete the steps below:
- How to delete Flterapibe.ru ads without any software
- Delete potentially unwanted apps using Windows Control Panel
- Remove Flterapibe.ru pop up advertisements from Chrome
- Delete Flterapibe.ru from FF by resetting web browser settings
- Get rid of Flterapibe.ru pop-up ads from Internet Explorer
- Delete unwanted Scheduled Tasks
- Fix browser shortcuts, altered by adware
- How to get rid of Flterapibe.ru pop-up advertisements with free software
- Stop Flterapibe.ru advertisements and other undesired web sites
- How was Flterapibe.ru popup ads installed on PC system
- To sum up
How to delete Flterapibe.ru ads without any software
Most common adware may be removed without any antivirus software. The manual ad supported software removal is guide that will teach you how to remove the Flterapibe.ru pop-up advertisements.
Delete potentially unwanted apps using Windows Control Panel
Some of PUPs, adware and hijackers can be removed using the Add/Remove programs utility that is located in the Microsoft Windows Control Panel. So, if you are using any version of Microsoft Windows and you have noticed an unwanted program, then first try to remove it through Add/Remove programs.
Windows 10, 8.1, 8
Click the Windows logo, and then click Search . Type ‘Control panel’and press Enter as displayed in the figure below.
Once the ‘Control Panel’ opens, click the ‘Uninstall a program’ link under Programs category as displayed on the screen below.
Windows 7, Vista, XP
Open Start menu and select the ‘Control Panel’ at right as shown in the following example.
Then go to ‘Add/Remove Programs’ or ‘Uninstall a program’ (Windows 7 or Vista) as displayed on the screen below.
Carefully browse through the list of installed applications and delete all questionable and unknown programs. We advise to click ‘Installed programs’ and even sorts all installed applications by date. After you’ve found anything suspicious that may be the adware that causes a lot of annoying Flterapibe.ru pop-up ads or other PUP (potentially unwanted program), then choose this program and press ‘Uninstall’ in the upper part of the window. If the suspicious application blocked from removal, then use Revo Uninstaller Freeware to fully delete it from your computer.
Remove Flterapibe.ru pop up advertisements from Chrome
If your Google Chrome web browser is redirected to unwanted Flterapibe.ru page, it may be necessary to completely reset your internet browser application to its default settings.
- First run the Google Chrome and click Menu button (small button in the form of three dots).
- It will open the Chrome main menu. Choose More Tools, then click Extensions.
- You’ll see the list of installed plugins. If the list has the plugin labeled with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following guide: 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 click “Advanced” link.
- Scroll down again and click the “Reset” button.
- The Chrome will display the reset profile settings page as on the image above.
- Next click the “Reset” button.
- Once this process is complete, your browser’s newtab page, default search engine and homepage will be restored to their original defaults.
- To learn more, read the blog post How to reset Chrome settings to default.
Delete Flterapibe.ru from FF by resetting web browser settings
The Mozilla Firefox reset will keep your personal information like bookmarks, passwords, web form auto-fill data, recover preferences and security settings, get rid of redirections to intrusive Flterapibe.ru site and adware.
Launch the FF and click the menu button (it looks like three stacked lines) at the top right of the internet browser screen. Next, click the question-mark icon at the bottom of the drop-down menu. It will display the slide-out menu.
Select the “Troubleshooting information”. If you are 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 in the figure below.
Click the “Refresh Firefox” button at the top right of the Troubleshooting Information page. Select “Refresh Firefox” in the confirmation prompt. The Mozilla Firefox will begin a process to fix your problems that caused by the adware related to Flterapibe.ru ads. Once, it is finished, press the “Finish” button.
Get rid of Flterapibe.ru pop-up ads from Internet Explorer
The Microsoft Internet Explorer reset is great if your browser is hijacked or you have unwanted addo-ons or toolbars on your internet browser, that installed by an malicious software.
First, start the Internet Explorer. Next, click the button in the form of gear (). It will show the Tools drop-down menu, press the “Internet Options” as shown on the image below.
In the “Internet Options” window click on the Advanced tab, then click the Reset button. The IE will open 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 restart your system for the changes to take effect.
Delete unwanted Scheduled Tasks
If the undesired Flterapibe.ru web-page 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 malicious programs.
Press Windows and R keys on your keyboard together. It will open a prompt that 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 displayed in the figure below.
In the middle part you will see a list of installed tasks. Select the first task, its properties will be show 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 adware, then this task also should be removed.
Further press on it with the right mouse button and select Delete as shown in the following example.
Repeat this step, if you have found a few tasks that have been created by adware. Once is finished, close the Task Scheduler window.
Fix browser shortcuts, altered by adware
Unfortunately, the adware that causes a ton of intrusive Flterapibe.ru popup advertisements, can also hijack Windows shortcut files (mostly, your browsers shortcuts), so that the Flterapibe.ru ad site will be opened when you launch the Microsoft Internet Explorer, Edge, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox or another web-browser.
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 for the browser which is re-directed to the Flterapibe.ru or other intrusive web-page.
Further, necessary to look at the text that is written in the “Target” field. The adware responsible for Flterapibe.ru pop up advertisements can rewrite the contents of this field, which describes the file to be start when you run your internet browser. Depending on the web-browser you’re using, there should be:
- Google Chrome: chrome.exe
- Opera: opera.exe
- Firefox: firefox.exe
- Internet Explorer: iexplore.exe
If you are seeing an unknown text such as “http://site.addres” that has been added here, then you should remove it, like below.
Next, click the “OK” button to save the changes. Now, when you open the internet browser from this desktop shortcut file, it does not occur automatically redirect on the Flterapibe.ru web site or any other undesired web sites. Once the step is complete, we recommend to go to the next step.
How to get rid of Flterapibe.ru pop-up advertisements with free software
There are not many good free antimalware programs with high detection ratio. The effectiveness of malicious software removal tools depends on various factors, mostly on how often their virus/malware signatures DB are updated in order to effectively detect modern malware, adware, hijacker infections and other PUPs. We suggest to use several applications, not just one. These programs that listed below will help you remove all components of the ad-supported software from your disk and Windows registry and thereby delete Flterapibe.ru popups.
Use Zemana Anti-malware to remove Flterapibe.ru
We suggest using the Zemana Anti-malware that are completely clean your system of the adware. The utility is an advanced malicious software removal program made by (c) Zemana lab. It’s able to help you remove potentially unwanted apps, hijackers, malicious software, toolbars, ransomware and adware responsible for Flterapibe.ru pop up ads.
Please go to the link below to download the latest version of Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) for Windows. Save it on your Microsoft Windows desktop.
Author: Zemana Ltd
Category: Security tools
Update: July 16, 2019
When downloading is complete, launch it and follow the prompts. Once installed, the Zemana Free will try to update itself and when this task is finished, click the “Scan” button . Zemana Anti Malware program will scan through the whole computer for the adware that responsible for the appearance of Flterapibe.ru pop up advertisements.
While the Zemana program is checking, you can see how many objects it has identified as threat. You may move items to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply click “Next” button.
The Zemana Free will start to delete ad supported software related to Flterapibe.ru pop ups.
How to remove Flterapibe.ru with Malwarebytes
We suggest using the Malwarebytes Free which are completely clean your machine of the ad-supported software. The free utility is an advanced malware removal program designed by (c) Malwarebytes lab. This application uses the world’s most popular anti-malware technology. It is able to help you get rid of undesired Flterapibe.ru popup ads from your browsers, potentially unwanted programs, malware, browser hijacker infections, toolbars, ransomware and other security threats from your personal computer for free.
- Visit the page linked below to download the latest version of MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) for Windows. Save it on your Desktop.
Category: Security tools
Update: April 15, 2020
- At the download page, click on the Download button. Your browser will show the “Save as” dialog box. Please save it onto your Windows desktop.
- After the download is complete, please close all apps and open windows on your PC system. Double-click on the icon that’s called mb3-setup.
- This will launch the “Setup wizard” of MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) onto your PC system. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
- When the Setup wizard has finished installing, the MalwareBytes AntiMalware (MBAM) will run and open the main window.
- Further, click the “Scan Now” button to start scanning your computer for the adware that causes multiple undesired pop-ups. This process can take quite a while, so please be patient.
- When the scan is done, the results are displayed in the scan report.
- You may move threats to Quarantine (all selected by default) by simply click the “Quarantine Selected” button. Once disinfection is done, 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.
Double-check for potentially unwanted programs with AdwCleaner
If MalwareBytes antimalware or Zemana Anti Malware cannot delete this ‘ad supported’ software, then we suggests to run the AdwCleaner. AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for browser hijackers, PUPs, toolbars and ‘ad supported’ software that redirects your web-browser to unwanted Flterapibe.ru web page.
Download AdwCleaner on your computer from the link below.
Author: Xplode, MalwareBytes
Category: Security tools
Update: June 30, 2021
Download and run AdwCleaner on your PC system. Once started, click “Scan” button to start checking your system for the ‘ad supported’ software that causes web browsers to show annoying Flterapibe.ru advertisements. This procedure can take quite a while, so please be patient. .
As the scanning ends, AdwCleaner will prepare a list of undesired and adware applications. Once you have selected what you want to remove from your computer, press Clean button.
All-in-all, AdwCleaner is a fantastic free tool to clean your machine from any unwanted programs. The AdwCleaner is portable application that meaning, you don’t need to install it to run it. AdwCleaner is compatible with all versions of Microsoft Windows OS from Microsoft Windows XP to Windows 10. Both 64-bit and 32-bit systems are supported.
Stop Flterapibe.ru advertisements and other undesired web sites
If you surf the Internet, you can’t avoid malicious advertising. But you can protect your internet browser against it. Download and run an ad-blocking program. AdGuard is an ad-blocking that can filter out lots of of the malicious advertising, blocking dynamic scripts from loading harmful content.
Download AdGuard program from the following link. Save it on your Windows desktop or in any other place.
Author: © Adguard
Category: Security tools
Update: November 15, 2018
After downloading is done, start 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 as displayed in the figure 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 that 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 launch your PC, AdGuard will run automatically and stop pop-up ads, web pages such as Flterapibe.ru, 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 AdGuard icon, that may be found on your desktop.
How was Flterapibe.ru popup ads installed on PC system
The ‘ad supported’ software is usually is bundled within freeware and install themselves, with or without your knowledge, on your system. This happens especially when you’re installing a free software. The program installer tricks you into accepting the install of additional applications, that you do not really want. Moreover, some paid applications can also install bundled applications that you do not want! Therefore, always download free software and paid applications from reputable download web-pages. Use ONLY custom or manual installation method and never blindly press Next button.
To sum up
Now your system should be clean of the ‘ad supported’ software that responsible for web browser reroute to the annoying Flterapibe.ru web page. Delete AdwCleaner. We suggest that you keep AdGuard (to help you stop unwanted advertisements and unwanted harmful web sites) and Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) (to periodically scan your PC for new malware, browser hijackers and ad-supported software). 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, harmful software and ad-supported software are released.
If you are still having problems while trying to remove Flterapibe.ru pop ups from your browser, then ask for help in our Spyware/Malware removal forum.