How to remove pop-up ads in the browser page.
Persistently encountered when visiting web sites advertising, offering to buy or use some services – the most annoying factor for the user, who spends a lot of time in the network.
Let’s see how to protect yourself from ad pop-UPS, how to remove ads on websites in the Yandex browser. This problem is not so insoluble as it might seem at first glance.
There are a great many reasons, in fact, evidence of the benefits of getting rid of Intrusive advertising:
- significant time savings when surfing the Internet: there is no need to systematically close one after the other window to get to the full content of the desired page;
- disappear such irritants as flashy labels, background music, bright colors;
- minimizing the extent of potential threats to your PC.
As a rule, all the reasons boil down to a trivial increase in revenue.
Who is making money on this:
- merchants promoting your product or service;
- the owners of the web sites;
- «craftsmen»-webmaster, using the pop-up modules for promotion of their products.
Many browsers «by default» already removed the pop-up window, you can check this in their settings. If automatic locking is not enabled, you must do this manually as follows:
- go to the Yandex.The Browser «Settings»;
- in the context menu to find the section «show advanced settings»;
- using advanced settings to go to the «personal data Protection»;
- next, find the virtual button «content Settings»;
- find section «pop up window»;
- to check the switch state, if necessary, to activate the «Block pop-up Windows on all sites».
It is necessary to say that this method completely filters out pop-UPS and a lot of what I do not want to see, is still leaking through the lock.
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To solve this problem you can use special programs to remove viruses. Due to the fact that the extension associated with the appearance of the advertising Windows that are not viruses, respectively, then the antivirus program do not notice them. However, developed special tools for auto-lock.
Among them we can mention:
- Hitman Pro is a paid program. Is effective. It works by scanning and detect the computer of malicious files;
- Malwarebytes Antimalware is a free program. To remove ads you want to scan, and then restart the computer and check the performance.
Make edits to the hosts file
Developers are constantly creating all new plugins and improve the «antidote» for the protection of popup modules, but developers of ads tirelessly writing new scripts. There is a very good way to once and for all deal with the problem of pop-UPS through the Windows, using the available funds through the edits in the hosts file.
Step by step instructions all necessary manipulations can be summarized as follows:
- open «control Panel». Then go to «folder Settings»;
- in the View tab to affix the marker to «Show hidden files, folders, drives»;
- go to the directory C:WindowsSystem32driversetc , then choose a custom name on the «Security» tab in file properties hosts;
- on the desktop PC create a shortcut for ease of making corrections and editing the hosts file, then in the «location» to copy the following: C:WindowsSystem32notepad.exe C:WindowsSystem32driversetchosts;
- open the file hosts using the newly created shortcut, it will contain basic information, instructions and the line 127.0.0.1 localhost, that would mean that the IP address needs to look at their personal PC;
- after these steps you can add as many lines with this address, after adding 127.0.0.1. the names of the sites to see and skip on my PC does not want by copying them from the address bar without adding http://.
How to remove ads in the Yandex browser AdBlock extension
Another very effective way to remove ads is to use AdBlock, specially designed for this purpose blocker-extension, the most popular among all the available programs. Install Adblock on your PC in two ways:
- after downloading the program from the official website at adblockplus.org/ru. If the application you are using this extension is supported, then the right side of the website will be is a green button «Install…» and select Yandex.Browser which on the website is defined as Google Chrome;
- you can use the offer of the online store extension for Google Chrome by going to chrome.google.com/webstore/category/extensions. This is also simple: it is necessary to hammer into a search string store the name of the app AdBlock, next is in the results, click the button «+free» and AdBlock will be installed for free.
Learn about the results of the installation will help icon appeared on the toolbar. It is through her will continue to implement the settings or enable/disable extensions.
Features and functions
What specific problems are solved and what opportunities exist to have AdBlock installed on the Browser page.:
- removed almost all advertising, in all its forms and manifestations on the surveyed sites;
- prohibits all domains, which may represent a potential threat to PCs: some sites after hacker attacks and security breaches have become malicious and potentially dangerous.
The purpose of such break-ins – sending spam through hacked domain resource, obtaining user data, spreading computer viruses, etc.
Such well-known products search engine like Yandex.Browser and Google Chrome have the ability to alert users when visiting malicious domain, but to strengthen this protection or to provide, in the absence of such warnings, it will help AdBlock.
Configuring the extension
After installation, the program is activated by pressing the appears in the upper right corner of the icon «AVR». If necessary, you can adjust the work with the help of additional settings. Access to which can be accessed through the corresponding menu extension settings :
- automatic blocking of domains which were already seen in the distribution of virus and other similar malware, potentially dangerous for your PC;
- remove buttons of popular social networks, e.g. Facebook, Vkontakte, Odnoklassniki, etc., to minimize the possibility of tracking the user;
- the ability to completely turn off tracking of user PC in ads. For example, Direct and similar resources have the ability to track user requests in order to send relevant ads;
- access to basic settings can be accessed through the marker «ABP».
In the resulting menu you can change:
- adding to the «white» list of allowed domains.
- removing a domain from the list if necessary;
- to set personal filters;
- unblock non-Intrusive advertising, leaving the opportunity to obtain some of the promotional materials to help taken separately, web sites.
Program to disable
Except Adblock Plus is the most popular ad blocker in the Internet, there are a number of well-proven similar programs:
- Adguard – according to popularity and demand among users of the network is not inferior to Adblock Plus, this utility perfectly filters the is and not let pop-UPS.
Besides blocking advertisements, involves the ability to activate multiple plugins installed filtering: Parental control for self-adjustment permitted to visit children’s websites, «Phishing» to protect against potential phishing sites, the base of which is constantly automatically updated;
- well-proven small compact program Ad Muncher, do not let the ads not only in browsers, but the applications installed on your PC;
- easy to install and use AdFender;
- the program SpywareBlaster to fix the system state to restore the system settings and return to the original position in cases of failure or falling viral programs.
This list is not final, the Internet offers several types of ad-blocker and pop-up Windows from which you can select the most suitable for their individual needs and capabilities.
Decide should or should not install a popup blocker on or off the flow of advertising any other alternative way – it’s personal for each user.
Clearly, this function is necessary for anyone who spends a lot of time on the network, users whose jobs or other activities directly connected with the Internet and frequent visits to the many web sites is the speed and quality of browsing the Internet, it is very important.
After activation, the difference overall will be very noticeable, and much more pleasant to visit resources that are no longer hung with banners and teaser blocks, often of very questionable content.