About this infection

The reason Windows Troubleshooting scam warnings are appearing is because an advertising-supported application has contaminated your OS. You ought to never trust these kinds of warnings, everything they state is fake, unless the problem is completely unrelated. Adware can make very invasive ads so expect the adverts to constantly interfere with your browsing. An ad-supported program install alongside. In case you’re worried, the alerts won’t harm your computer so as long as you don’t call the scammers, no damage will be done. The reason calling them is not a good idea is because you would be tricked out of a lot of money, or they would set up some kind of malware. Permitting some suspicious technicians remote access to your system can turn out to be a very bad idea, so be cautious. And when it comes to this advertisement, just ignore it, you’re system isn’t in danger, neither is your data. When you remove Windows Troubleshooting scam, the ads should disappear, and your browsing will no longer be interrupted.

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Why are the warnings appearing

An advertising-supported program is generally discovered bundled with freeware. Free software have something attached to them, and you will not see them if you use Default settings during installation. Only in Advanced or Custom settings will you be able to deselect everything so we recommend picking those settings. Just unmark the boxes that appear in Advanced, and they will be blocked from installing. It would be a good idea to always uncheck everything because if you weren’t correctly informed about their installation, they don’t belong on your operating system. If you want to have to uninstall Windows Troubleshooting scam or similar for the last time, start paying attention to how you install programs, and where you get them from.

Whatever warning you are seeing on your screen, we can assure that it is saying that there is a severe issue on your device. It may be some kind of virus, system error, licensing issues, etc, con artists will use all kinds of situations. These kinds of alerts will also declare that your personal data is currently being accessed by some malevolent users because these kinds of ploys are effective with inexperienced people. According to the pop-up, in order to solve the supposed problems and stop data from leaking, you must dial their tech-support, who are actually scammers. No trustworthy company will ever ask you to call them, so remember that. So if you get an advert from Apple, Microsoft, or some other technology company, and are required to call them, you’re being scammed. The con artists will use computer terms so as to seem legitimate, will explain that they could repair the fictional issue, and charge a couple of hundred dollars. Quite a few people fall for these scams because they might be less knowledgeable when it comes to computers, which is why tech-support scams are still around. Even if you dismiss the first advertisement, it would appear again and again later on, so it is not hard to see why people fall for these scams. If you’re still in doubt, use a dependable search engine to look into it. The first results will definitely lead to pages that report it as a scam. So you could just safely ignore the warnings while you get rid of what is causing them. There’s nothing to worry about if you have encountered it once, but if you frequently get them, you will have to delete Windows Troubleshooting scam ad-supported software.

Windows Troubleshooting scam uninstallation

You should be able to take care of Windows Troubleshooting scam uninstallation without problems. You can choose to delete Windows Troubleshooting scam manually or automatically, depending on how much experience you have with computers. If you were to pick the manual way, you can see guidelines below this report to help you to take care of everything. Using anti-spyware software to terminate Windows Troubleshooting scam could take much less time so you ought to consider obtaining it. If the warnings are still popping up, that means you did not uninstall the program completely.

Learn how to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Windows Troubleshooting scam

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam

b) Windows 8/8.1

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

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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
 

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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Windows Troubleshooting scam from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

Step 3. Delete Windows Troubleshooting 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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Windows Troubleshooting scam from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam

Step 5. Remove Windows Troubleshooting scam from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam

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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam

Step 6. Remove Windows Troubleshooting scam from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  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 How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to remove Windows Troubleshooting scam
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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