About this infection

The reason you are seeing Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam advertisements is because of an advertising-supported software infection. You ought to never trust these kinds of warnings, nothing they claim is true, unless the issue is completely unconnected. Ad-supported software will create very intrusive adverts so expect the ads to appear regularly. An ad-supported program is often attached to free applications, and if you do not untick it, it will install alongside the software. Just to be clear, the warnings are quite harmless by themselves, and if you do not dial the number, no damage will be done. If you did call them, you would be put through to skilled scammers who would ask for permission to remotely connect to your computer, do some unneeded fixing, and then charge money, essentially for nothing. Keep in mind that before you permit anyone to have remote access to your device, you should ensure they are legitimate. And if you’re still worried about the alert you are getting, it’s bogus, and neither your computer nor your information is in danger. When you erase Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam, the ads should go away, and your browsing will no longer be interrupted.

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Are the warnings legitimate

The common way to get an adware is via freeware packages. You will frequently encounter these types of items as additional offers, and while they are not compulsory, a lot of people end up installing them since they do not notice them. Only in Advanced (Custom) settings will you be able to uncheck everything so we advise picking those settings. Those settings will make all extra offers visible, and all you need to do is deselect them. And while those items might not necessarily bring about harm, if you were not properly informed about their installation, they do not belong on your device. If you wish to have to remove Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam or similar for the last time, start paying attention to what you install onto your OS.

Whatever alert you are seeing on your screen, we can assure that it’s trying to make you believe that there is a serious issue on your OS. You are likely seeing a supposed malevolent software, licensing or computer issues, because con artists are not very creative when it comes to schemes, and they’re all basically identical. Since the possibility of data loss seems quite scary, it would not be shocking to see warnings about potential data breaches. People would then be advised to call tech-support using the provided number, where they would be scammed. No trustworthy company will ever ask you to call them, so keep that in mind. So if you get a warning from Apple, Microsoft, or some other technology company, and are asked to call them, you are being tricked. The con artists would remotely connect to your computer, pretend to find some problem, very quickly explain it to you and suggest a way to solve everything, for which of course, you would be charged. The reason these tech-support scams still exist is because less-computer savvy users still fall for them. It’s not hard to imagine why somebody may fall for these scams because if they’re showing up regularly, they might look pretty legitimate. If you are still in doubt, use a dependable search engine to look into it. Probably, the very first result will prove that it is a scam. So do not pay any attention to the alerts and just deal with the issue. If you regularly get these warnings, you just have to remove Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam ad-supported program to make them stop.

How to remove Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam

You ought to be able to take care of Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam removal without problems. It’s possible to delete Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam in two ways, by hand or automatically, and you ought to pick the one that best suits your experience with computers. Below this article, you will find instructions to aid you manually fix the problem if you prefer this method. Automatic way means acquiring anti-spyware software and having it remove Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam for you. If the alerts are still popping up, that means you didn’t get rid of the program completely.

Learn how to remove Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

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

Step 3. Delete Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam

Step 5. Remove Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam

Step 6. Remove Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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 uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue Scam
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to uninstall Windows Security Essentials Have Detected Issue 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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