How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

About Please Report This Activity popup

Please Report This Activity popup are fake pop-ups, likely caused by an adware. These scam advertisements will attempt to convince you to call Tech support so that scammers can sell you pointless programs or gain access to your system remotely. Adware may generate highly invasive advertisements so expect the advertisements to show up constantly. An advertising-supported program is normally installed during the freeware installation. No need to worry about the alerts somehow harming your computer, and unless you dial the provided number, you will be fine. If you did call them, you would have to deal with people who scam others for a living, and they would imitate fixing your PC, and then ask for an absurd amount of money. Authorizing some dubious technicians remote access to your device could turn out to be a very bad idea, so be careful. You can be calm that this threat You shouldn’t worry about the threat the pop-up is cautioning you about because it isn’t real, and that your system is safe. In order to make the ads disappear, you must delete  Please Report This Activity popup.

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What does it do

The frequent way to get an ad-supported program is via free application bundles. Freeware come together with certain offers adjoined to them, and by choosing Default mode, you are granting them authorization to install. Instead, pick Advanced or Custom mode. Those settings will make all extra offers visible, and you just need to unmark them. And while those items might not necessarily be harmful, if they didn’t inform you about their installation properly, they shouldn’t be allowed to install. If you wish to avoid having to remove Please Report This Activity popup and similar regularly, be more attentive about how you install software.

We can assure you that whatever tech-support scam warning you see on your screen, it is trying to make you think that your machine has ran into an issue and needs immediate attention. You’re probably seeing a supposed malware, licensing or computer problems, because scammers are not very original when it comes to schemes, and they are all essentially the same. Do not be surprised to see warnings about information being stolen since less computer savvy users would be more likely to fall for this scam. A phone number would also be flashing somewhere, which would supposedly lead you to tech-support. One thing to keep in mind is that no real software or security business will ever ask users to call them. So if you get a warning from Apple, Microsoft, or some other technology company, and are asked to call them, you are being scammed. The scammers will use technical terms so as to seem legitimate, will explain that the problems have to be urgently resolved, and charge a couple of hundred dollars. Tech-support scams are not dangerous to regular computer users as they aren’t very convincing but less computer experienced people may fall for them because they haven’t encountered one before. It is not hard to imagine why somebody may fall for these scams because if they’re constantly showing up, they might see more legitimate. But you can easily find out whether it is a scam by using a search engine to look into it. Most results will contain comments from people warning to be careful of these scammers. So you can just safely ignore the warnings while you get rid of what’s causing them. There’s nothing to worry about if you have came across it once, but if you get them all the time, you will have to eliminate Please Report This Activity popup advertising-supported software.

Please Report This Activity popup removal

You ought to be able to take care of Please Report This Activity popup removal quite quickly. You could either erase Please Report This Activity popup by hand or automatically, depending on how much experience you have when it comes to computers. Opting for the manual method means you will need to locate where the threat is concealed yourself but below this report you will see guidelines to aid you. You can also uninstall Please Report This Activity popup automatically, using anti-spyware software. If the warnings are still appearing, that means you did not terminate the program fully.

Learn how to remove Please Report This Activity popup from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Please Report This Activity popup

a) Windows 10/Windows 8

  1. Start -> Search -> Search for Control Panel. win10-start How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  2. Open Control Panel and access Programs and Features.
  3. Find all programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win10-remove-program How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

b) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start -> Control Panel -> Add or Remove Programs. win-xp-start-control How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  2. Find the programs you want to uninstall and delete them. win-xp-control-panel How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. Right-click on the trash icon in your dock and press Empty Trash.

Step 2. Uninstall Please Report This Activity popup from browsers

a) Delete Please Report This Activity popup from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer.
  2. Press the top right-corner gear icon that will open the menu. IE-gear How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. Manage add-ons -> Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find and delete all unwanted extensions. IE-add-ons How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. Press on Internet Options, delete the homepage URL and type in the one you wish to use. IE-settings2 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. Internet Options -> Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

d) Delete Please Report This Activity popup 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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. Scroll down to On startup and press on Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. Scroll down to Advanced and press on that.chrome-settings How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  4. Go down to the very bottom and press Reset. chrome-reset How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  5. Read the warning and press Reset again.

g) Delete Please Report This Activity popup from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Press on the three bars in the top right-corner. mozilla-menu How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. Select Add-ons and choose the Extensions tab. mozilla-extensions How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. In General, delete the current URL of your homepage and type in the one you want to use. mozilla-options How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  4. Under Give Firefox a tune up, press on Refresh Firefox. In the box that appears, select Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

j) Delete Please Report This Activity popup 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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. Choose Settings and press Choose what to clear. edge-choose-to-clear How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  4. Select everything you want to clear and press Clear. edge-clear-data How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
(Method 2)
  1. Open C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge edge-folder How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  7. Press Enter.

k) Delete Please Report This Activity popup from Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

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 How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  2. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  3. Select the Advanced tab. safari-advanced How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup
  4. Check Show Develop menu in menu bar.
  5. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to get rid of Please Report This Activity popup

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