Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

About this threat

WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam bogus warnings are showing up on your screen because you either got rerouted from a suspicious page, or an advertising-supported software is installed. It’s a scam that will most likely attempt to to make you call Tech support so that scammers could gain remote access to your PC and install not wanted, expensive software. If an adware is indeed responsible, expect quite intrusive ads. You may have picked up the adware infection if you did not pay attention to how you installed freeware. In case you’re worried, the advertisements will not damage your operating system so as long as you do not dial the number, no harm will be done. If you did call them, you would have to deal with people who scam others for a living, and they would request authorization to remotely connect to your operating system, do some weird fix, and then charge money, basically for nothing. Not only should you never call the numbers in these suspicious adverts, you should also never provide access to your system to shady people. And when it comes to this advert, don’t pay any attention to it, it’s not legitimate. And if you just remove WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam the advertising-supported software, the advertisements should stop.

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Why are the warnings appearing

An ad-supported program is generally found bundled with other applications. Freeware have something attached to them, and you won’t see them if Default settings are what you pick during installation. Instead, choose Advanced or Custom mode. If any items become visible in Advanced, just uncheck them, and they will be stopped from installing. And if you feel they might be useful, take into consideration that they did not intend to properly reveal their installation, and you would have accidentally installed them. If you want to avoid having to uninstall WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam and similar constantly, be more attentive about how you install applications.

The false adverts plan to deceive people into believing that there are severe issues with their operating system. You’re probably seeing a supposed malware, licensing or computer issues, because scammers are not very original when it comes to schemes, and they’re all essentially the same. It’s also common for the alert to warn you about data loss or leaks as users who panic are more likely to believe the scam. So as to prevent those data loss scenarios, the user is required to call con artists who are pretending to be tech-support. When dealing with these kinds of advertisements, bear in mind that legitimate software or security companies won’t ask you to contact them through some random phone number. For example, if Apple or Microsoft is asking you to call them, you’re obviously being scammed. The con artists would request you to provide remote access to your operating system, they would then charge you a lot of money for fixing  a fictional issue. A fairly large amount of people fall for these scams since they might be less experienced when it comes to computers, which is why tech-support scams are still around. It isn’t difficult to imagine why some users would fall for these scams because if they’re constantly appearing, they might look pretty real. If you are not convinced real companies would not use browser alerts to warn you about malicious software, you could always check out the number provided in the pop-up or the warning itself. Chances are, the first couple of results will inform you that it is a scam. So do not pay any attention to the alerts and just deal with the problem. There’s nothing to worry about if you have encountered it once, but if you frequently get them, you will need to remove WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam advertising-supported application.

How to delete WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

You ought to be able to take care of WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam removal somewhat fast. Whether you ought to delete WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam by hand or automatically really depends on your experience with computers. Below this article, you will see instructions to help you manually fix the issue if you prefer this method better. You can also delete WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam automatically, using anti-spyware software. You ought to no longer happen upon the warnings if you removed the infection fully.

Learn how to remove WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

a) Windows 10/Windows 8

  1. Start -> Search -> Search for Control Panel. win10-start Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  2. Open Control Panel and access Programs and Features.
  3. Find all programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win10-remove-program Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

b) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start -> Control Panel -> Add or Remove Programs. win-xp-start-control Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  2. Find the programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win-xp-control-panel Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

c) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder, located in your dock.
  2. Select Applications from the list on the left side, locate all unwanted programs and drag them to the trash icon in your dock. Alternatively, you can right-click on the program and select Move to Trash. mac-os-app-remove Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Right-click on the trash icon in your dock and press Empty Trash.

Step 2. Uninstall WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam from browsers

a) Delete WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. IE-gear Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Manage add-ons -> Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find and delete all unwanted extensions. IE-add-ons Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  5. Close the window.

b) Change Internet Explorer homepage

  1. Launch Internet Explorer
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. ie-settings Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Press on Internet Options, delete the homepage URL and type in the one you wish to use. IE-settings2 Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  4. Save changes.

c) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. ie-settings Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Internet Options -> Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  4. Near the bottom, you will see a Reset option. Press that.
  5. Check the box that says Delete personal data and press Reset. IE-reset Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

d) Delete WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner.
  3. Select More Tools and then Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press on the trash icon to delete them. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you problems, you can disable them temporarily by unchecking the Enabled box. chrome-extensions-delete Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

e) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner and choose Settings. chrome-menu Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Scroll down to On startup and press on Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  4. Choose either Add a new page or Use current page to change your homepage.
  5. Still in Settings, scroll up to Search engine and press Manage search engines.
  6. Select the search engine you want to use. chrome-search-engines Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Press on the three dots located in the top right-corner and choose Settings. chrome-menu Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Scroll down to Advanced and press on that.chrome-settings Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  4. Go down to the very bottom and press Reset. chrome-reset Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  5. Read the warning and press Reset again.

g) Delete WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner. mozilla-menu Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Select Add-ons and choose the Extensions tab. mozilla-extensions Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and delete them.

h) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner and select Options. mozilla-menu-options Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. In General, delete the current URL of your homepage and type in the one you want to use. mozilla-options Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

i) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner and choose Help.
  3. Choose Troubleshooting Information. mozilla-troubleshooting Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  4. Under Give Firefox a tune up, press on Refresh Firefox. In the box that appears, select Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

j) Delete WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)
  1. Launch Microsoft Edge,
  2. Open the More menu by pressing on the three dots at the top right-corner. edge-menu Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Choose Settings and press Choose what to clear. edge-choose-to-clear Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  4. Select everything you want to clear and press Clear. edge-clear-data Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  5. Open Task Manager (Ctrl +Alt + Delete -> Task Manager).
  6. In Processes, right-click on a Microsoft Edge process.
  7. Select End task for all Microsoft Edge processes. edge-task-manager Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
(Method 2)
  1. Open C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge edge-folder Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  2. Delete the folders you find there
  3. Start -> Search.
  4. Search for Windows PowerShell.
  5. Right-click on the Windows PowerShell and choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  6. When Windows PowerShell opens, copy and paste "Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>" without the quotation marks. edge-powershell-script Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  7. Press Enter.

k) Delete WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam from Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Go to the Extensions tab, find all suspicious extensions and delete them. You can also temporarily disable them if you are unsure about which extension is causing you problems. safari-extensions Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

l) Delete Safari history and Cache

  1. Safari → Clear History. Choose from which time you want to delete the history and press Clear. safari-history Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  3. Select the Advanced tab. safari-advanced Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam
  4. Check Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  5. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu Eliminate WARNING! 41 Threats Found!!! POP-UP Scam

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