About this threat

The reason you are seeing COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM alerts is because an ad-supported application has contaminated your machine. You should never trust these types of warnings, everything they state is fake, unless the problem is entirely unrelated. If you’re dealing with advertising-supported applications , the adverts will be highly intrusive. An adware install alongside. The advertisements are not dangerous, and as long as you do not fall for the scam, your machine is not going to be jeopardized. If you did call them, you would be put through to professional scammers who would imitate fixing your machine, and then request a lot of money. Bear in mind that before you permit anyone to have remote access to your device, you must ensure they are real. You can be calm that this infection the advert is cautioning you about it is not real, and that your machine is safe. And when you eliminate COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM the adware, the advertisements should no longer appear.


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Are the alerts legitimate

You probably recently installed a freeware, and through it you obtained the adware. If the software has something attached to it, you need to deselect it, and Default settings won’t authorize you to do that. We suggest you always opt for Advanced or Custom settings as otherwise, the attached items will not become visible. Those settings will make all added items visible, and all you have to do is unmark them. And if you feel they could be of use, consider the fact that they didn’t intend to properly disclose their installation, and you would have installed them unknowingly. If you want to avoid having to uninstall COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM and similar constantly, pay attention to what you install onto your PC, and how you do it.

A large amount of tech-support scams are the same, they all want people to believe that their computer is experiencing some type of issues. You’re probably seeing a supposed malware, licensing or computer issues, because con artists aren’t very original when it comes to scenarios, and they’re all essentially identical. Since less-computer savvy people are more like to fall for scare tactics, it wouldn’t be shocking to see warnings about potential data breaches. In order to stop those data loss scenarios, the user is asked to call their tech-support, who are pretending to be legitimate to trick you. One thing to remember is that real software or security company will never ask users to call them. For example, if Apple or Microsoft is requesting you to call them, you are obviously being scammed. If you did call the number, scammers would try to convince you that an expensive clean up would be needed, while actually there is nothing wrong with your machine. While to more computer knowledgeable people tech-support scams might appear really obvious, less computer savvy people may fall for them, which is why those scams still exist. And we can see how some less computer savvy users could believe the allegations, because even if they do not fall for the first attempt, after they start popping up regularly, they may believe that something is genuinely wrong. If you are still in doubt, use a trustworthy search engine to look into it. Most results will include comments from victims about being scammed. Now that you are sure it’s a scam, just close the alert and deal with what is causing them. If the alerts are appearing frequently, you will have to locate and uninstall COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM ad-supported program.

COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM elimination

COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM uninstallation should not bring about any difficulties since it’s quite easy to execute. Whether you should terminate COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM by hand or automatically really depends on your experience with computers. Below this report, you will find instructions to aid you manually fix the issue if you prefer this method. Automatic way means acquiring anti-spyware software and having it terminate COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM for you. After you terminate the infection causing the warnings, they should stop popping up.

Learn how to remove COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
 

c) Windows 10

  1. Search 'Control Panel'. The search option can be found in the Start menu, next to the Shutdown button.
  2. Select Control Panel in the results. win10-start COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
 

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and click Applications (left side of the window)
  2. Find the programs you want gone, right-click on them.
  3. Pick Move to Trash.mac-os-app-remove COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Select on all questionable extensions from the list and press Disable.

a) Change Internet Explorer Homepage

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options. ie-settings COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM from Microsoft Edge

a) Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press the three dots located on the top right, and press Settings. edge-settings COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  6. Choose Go to details. If that is not an option, choose More details.
  7. Right mouse click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End Task.

b) (Method 2)

Before you proceed, make copies of your data.
  1. Find C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe.
  2. Delete all the folders you see. edge-folder COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Press Start, find the search option and type in Windows PowerShell.
  4. When it comes up in the results, right-click on it, choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  5. In the Administrator: Windows PowerShell window that appears, type inGet-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>. edge-powershell-script COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Press the trash icon of all unwanted extensions. (You can also disable them if you are unsure about which should be removed). chrome-extensions-delete COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  4. Click Add a new page and enter your preferred homepage.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Go back to Settings, and choose Search engine. chrome-search-engines COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  7. Click Manage search engines.
  8. Click the three dots next to the default search engine, and press Edit.
  9. Delete the malicious search engine, and type in your preferred one.
  10. Click Save.

b) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner). chrome-menu COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Press Settings and scroll down to the bottom.
  3. Press Advanced, and scroll down to the very end where you will see a Reset option. chrome-settings COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove

Step 5. Remove COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Press Remove for all extensions you want gone. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Press Options.
  3. In the General tab, delete the unwanted link in the home page field, and type in your preferred one. mozilla-options COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner).
  2. Open the Help menu (question mark at the bottom). mozilla-troubleshooting COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove

Step 6. Remove COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Delete all strange extensions. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Safari homepage

  1. Safari → Preferences → General. safari-menu COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu COVID-19 Relief Fund SCAM - How to remove
If that did not solve the problem you are having, it is advised that you obtain anti-spyware software and allow it to perform a scan on your computer.

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