How to Remove Ads by Surf Safely

Your PC is infected by Surf Safely pop-up ads and you cannot remove Surf Safely ads from your PC successfully? Please read the post carefully, and you will get more details about Surf Safely and get help to remove its pop-up ads.

Details of Surf Safely

Like ArcadeSwim, Surf Safely is an adware which is able to bring you a lot of inconveniences. If you want to know more about the adware, you should read this article. It shows a variety of pop-up ads to flood your computer screen. Some of the ads are shown when you visit web sites and no matter which web browser you use, you have to receive the ads because the adware is compatible with various kinds of web browser. That means you will not be able to get rid of all those ads when Surf Safely stays in the computer system. Fortunately, you can remove it and the removal process is not very difficult. Of course, you may wonder why it is necessary to remove it from the computer system.

remove-surf-safely-ads
You should know that security experts did a study and found that this adware is able to bring you computer malware which are hidden on the ads and when you click on these ads, you activate the infections. Not all ads are corrupted, however, you never know which one is safe and which one is corrupted. It has been found that this adware is usually installed with free software. You should be careful when downloading free software. All in all, we recommend that you take all necessary steps to remove Surf Safely to protect your computer system.

Solution 1: Remove Surf Safely Pop-up Ads Automatically & Thoroughly

Stubborn adware programs like Surf Safely 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 Surf Safely 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 Surf Safely & 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 Surf Safely Pop-up Ads from Google Chrome
Remove Surf Safely Pop-up Ads from Mozilla Firefox
Remove Surf Safely Pop-up Ads from Internet Explorer

Remove Surf Safely Pop-up Ads from Google Chrome

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

google-chrome-more-tools-extensions

2. Click the trash can icon related to Surf Safely 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.

google-chrome-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 Surf Safely Pop-up Ads from Mozilla Firefox

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

Add-ons

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

3. Select the add-ons related to Surf Safely 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 Surf Safely 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 Surf Safely and then click Disable button.

disable-ie-add-on

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 Surf Safely 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.

controlpanel

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.

regedit

7. Navigate to the files related to Surf Safely and remove them.

C:programappdataRoamingSurf Safelyuninst.exe
HKCUSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionuninstall [random]
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwarePoliciesMicrosoftInternet ExplorerRestriction
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREPoliciesMicrosoftInternet ExplorerRestrictions

Video of How to Remove Ads by Surf Safely Pop-up

Attention: You need to be very careful and patient during the manual removal process of Surf Safely. 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 Surf Safely.


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