Steps to Get Rid of Application Nation Ads

Application Nation gets inside your system and cause a lot of troubles to you? You don’t know how to remove it? Don’t worry! Just go down and read the rest of post, you will know more details about Application Nation ads and get help to remove it.

More info about Application Nation

Application Nation is promoted by the developers as a shopping assistant to save you time and money. It can reach to computers from every corner of the world through various freeware and shareware. Once it infiltrated into the target computer successfully, the first step it takes is to hijack the web browser or modify the browser settings randomly so as to bring you various inconveniences. For example, web pages are loaded slower than before or overall system performance may be decreased. What is more, each web site you visit may be full of commercials.

If Application Nation is the only adware on your computer, the vast majority of its ads use similar slogans, such as “ads by Application Nation” and “Powered by Application Nation”. All pop-up windows on your computer screen with such similar tags should be ignored. In the worst cases, those ads can contain questionable third-parties’ programs or even viruses and may force you to install them. Moreover, it may drop cookies (small files used to collect and store data) in all of the most popular web browsers in order to collect different types of information which include the most frequently visited web sites, search keywords and so on. Therefore, if you want to be safe online, Application Nation must be eliminated as soon as possible.

Application Nation Screenshot:

Application Nation Pop-up Ads

Solution 1: Remove Application Nation Pop-up Ads Automatically & Thoroughly

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

Remove Application Nation 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 Application Nation 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 Application Nation 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 Application Nation 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 Application Nation 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 Application Nation 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 Application Nation 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 Application Nation and remove them.

C:programappdataRoamingApplication Nationuninst.exe
HKCUSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionuninstall [random]
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwarePoliciesMicrosoftInternet ExplorerRestriction
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREPoliciesMicrosoftInternet ExplorerRestrictions

Video of How to Remove Ads by Application Nation Pop-up

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

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