How to Get Rid of Ads by MyAdExchange Pop-up off Browsers

What’s MyAdExchange?

MyAdExchange is categorized as a malicious adware program which gives you plenty of pop-up advertisements and installs various risky add-ons onto your compromised computer without letting you know it. With the wide application of the Internet, this MyAdExchange can make its way to your system via free programs, suspicious websites, unsafe links, online games and so on. Also, you are likely to meet with this MyAdExchange when you open attachments from unknown sources. When this MyAdExchange seizes the opportunity to sneak into your computer, it will carry out a series of malicious activities to wreck havoc on your system.


This MyAdExchange will pretend to be a functional software which claims to offer quick and accurate information that you need, but actually it is a dangerous and unwanted adware program. This pesky MyAdExchange will forcibly change your browser settings and disturb the normal working of your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. The main purpose of cyber criminals who create this MyAdExchange is to collect your confidential information such as your usernames, search queries and bank account number and then leak them to unknown third parties to get illegal profits. To avoid your unnecessary loss, you are highly advised to delete this MyAdExchange as soon as it is found on your machine.

Solution 1: Remove MyAdExchange Pop-up Ads Automatically & Thoroughly

Stubborn adware programs like MyAdExchange can disguise its files and hide its existence in the infected system so that computer users with little computer expertise cannot easily get rid of it. Employing high-performance detection algorithm, this powerful Automatic Virus Fix Tool can detect all files and components of MyAdExchange as well as other adware programs that come together. Therefore, it can save you a lot of time and trouble to fix your problem.

Solution 2: Steps to Manually Remove MyAdExchange & Pop-up Ads

Usually, adware programs could be a browser add-on so as to cheat users and enter web browsers. To completely get rid of this adware and stop ads, what we should do is to check out browser extensions and remove the programs that we don’t know.

Remove MyAdExchange Pop-up Ads from Google Chrome
Remove MyAdExchange Pop-up Ads from Mozilla Firefox
Remove MyAdExchange Pop-up Ads from Internet Explorer

Remove MyAdExchange Pop-up Ads from Google Chrome

1. Click the Chrome menu button in the upper-right corner, click More Tools and then Extensions.


2. Click the trash can icon related to MyAdExchange you’d like to completely remove.

3. A confirmation dialog appears, click Remove.

Chrome extensions

4. Enable pop-up blocker in Chrome. Open Chrome menu again and select Settings.


5. Scroll down the page and click Show advanced settings.

Chrome settings

6. Click Content settings button under the Privacy section.

Chrome Privacy

7. Scroll down to the Pop-ups section. Make sure that the Do not allow any site to show pop-ups option is selected and then click Done.

Chrome Pop-ups settings

Remove MyAdExchange Pop-up Ads from Mozilla Firefox

1. Click on the Firefox button on the menu bar, click on Tools and then Add-ons.


2. In the Add-ons Manager tab, select Extensions panel.

3. Select the add-ons related to MyAdExchange and click Remove button.

Firefox add-ons

4. Click the Firefox button again and select Options.

Firefox options

5. In the Content tab and check Block pop-up windows box.

block pop-ups Firefox

Remove MyAdExchange Pop-up Ads from Internet Explorer

1. Click Tools on the IE toolbar and click Manage Add-ons.

IE manage add-ons

2. In Toolbars and Extensions tab, select the extensions associated with MyAdExchange and then click Disable button.


3. Click Tools and select Internet options.

Internet options

4. Move to Privacy tab, check Turn on Pop-up Blocker box.

IE Privacy

To make sure this MyAdExchange virus won’t come back again, it is suggested that you delete its related files and registry keys from Windows system.

1. Click Start button and go to Control Panel.

2. Click Appearance and Personalization.


3. Click Folder Options.

folder options

4. In the View tab, click Show hidden files, folders and drives. Check the check-box of Show all hidden files, folders and drives. And then click OK.

show all hidden files

5. Hit Windows and R keys to open Run box.

6. Type regedit and click OK button to open Registry Editor.


7. Navigate to the files related to MyAdExchange and remove them.

HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\uninstall [random]
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Restriction
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Restrictions

Video of How to Remove Ads by MyAdExchange Pop-up

Attention: You need to be very careful and patient during the manual removal process of MyAdExchange. If you do a wrong step, unexpected problems will happen. So, it is suggested that you backup the system before performing manual removal. If you have no more time to deal with adware, pop-ups and other problems, it is suggested that you make use of Automatic Removal Method to remove MyAdExchange.

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