How to get rid of Total Ad Performance adware from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer

Total Ad Performance is an adware, which is spread on the Internet and can appear even on the computer, protected with firewall and antivirus. It is not quite easy to get rid of Total Ad Performance, however if you are reading this article you will be able to eliminate Total Ad Performance malware from your pc. Usually Total Ad Performance injects its malicious script to various official websites such as apple.com (as you can see on the screenshot below), google, Facebook and others. The malicious script simply redirects users to specifically created web page that may even appear in-frame on the same website, so it looks like you are still on the genuine website and getting warning about Virus on your computer. Sometimes, users can’t even close the page or a tab without downloading the fixing tool offered by the Total Ad Performance. In any situation you should not download any software, because most of the times it will be some adware, malware or spyware that will mess up your computer.

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Total Ad Performance can be spread via spam emails, if you click on some dubious link or if you install some programs on your computer or extensions in your web browser. The developers of Total Ad Performance adware are running multiple PPI and PPC (Pay Per Install and Pay Per Click) affiliate programs, so they are making profits by forcing users to install some third party software or just by redirecting to sponsored websites. Both of things are dangerous and can lead into virus infection, loss of personal email and social network accounts, scams, frauds and even identity theft and loss of important personal data stored on the computer.

Total Ad Performance adware works as follows: user visits the infected website and sees a list of fake warning messages about virus presence on his computer. Also, in the end of the message user will find a fixing tool that supposedly should remove the infection. However, in reality, the removal tool will be the virus, malware, spyware or potentially unwanted program that will infect the computer. So, if you see the warning message about virus threats provided by Total Ad Performance adware, it is strongly recommended to leave the website and check your computer for presence of adware. If you have downloaded the fake fixing tool and installed it on your computer, you should immediately follow the removal instruction provided below to get rid of Total Ad Performance adware or any other unwanted and potentially dangerous software. Despite the fact that our removal instruction is easy to perform and described step-by-step the whole removal process, we still suggest you to download and install automatic removal tool. It will help you to scan your whole system for threats and remove them with just a few clicks.

Total Ad Performance Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for Total Ad Performance

Symptoms of Total Ad Performance infection on your computer can be: computer crashes, unusual homepage or search engine on your browser, unwanted pop-up ads and advertising banners. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool. This removal tool has been tested for Total Ad Performance threat removal and it is easy to use.

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Removal Total Ad Performance with the help of technical experts

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Manual Removal Instruction for Total Ad Performance

Step 1
UNINSTALL TOTAL AD PERFORMANCE AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Windows XP / Vista / 7
  • Click on the Start button in the left lower corner and select → Control Panel. After that find the Programs and Features (if you are running Windows XP , then click on Add/Remove Programs).
    Total Ad Performance remove from Windows - step 1.1
Windows 8/8.1/10
  • If you are running Windows 8 or Windows 10 operating system , then right-click on the Start which is in the lower left corner of the screen. After that select Control Panel and go to Programs/Uninstall a Program.
    Total Ad Performance remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall Total Ad Performance and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the Total Ad Performance or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them.
    Total Ad Performance remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
REMOVE TOTAL AD PERFORMANCE FROM YOUR WEB BROWSERS
  • Step 3
Remove suspicious add-ons
  • Open Internet Explorer, click on the Gear icon (IE menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Manage Add-ons.
    Remove Total Ad Performance from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the Total Ad Performance and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove Total Ad Performance from Internet Explorer - Step 2.2
How to change your homepage if it was modified by browser hijacker:
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Internet Options.
  • On General tab remove unwanted URL and enter your desired domain name such as google.com. Click Apply to save changes.
    Remove Total Ad Performance from Internet Explorer - Step 2.3
Resetting Internet Explorer browser
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) again and chose Internet options. Go to Advanced tab.
  • Now click on Reset button, the new window should appear. Select the Delete Personal settings option and click on Reset button again. Now you have deteled Total Ad Performance completely.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Internet Explorer - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Mozilla Firefox, click on the menu icon which is located in the top right corner. Now select Add-ons and go to Extensions.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select Total Ad Performance and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.2
Resetting Mozilla Firefox
  • Click on the Firefox menu icon which is on the upper left corner of the browser and click on the question mark. Now, choose Troubleshooting Information option.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.3
  • New windows will pop-up where you can see Refresh Firefox to its default state message and Refresh Firefox button. Click this button to remove Total Ad Performance completely.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Google Chrome, click on the menu icon in the upper right corner and select More Tools and then select Extensions.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the Total Ad Performance and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Google Chrome - Step 2.2
  • Click on menu icon once again and select Settings and then Manage Search engines it will be right under the Search section.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Google Chrome - Step 2.3
  • Now you will see all of the Search Engines installed in your browser. Remove any suspicious search engines. We advise you to leave only Google or your preferred domain name.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Google Chrome - Step 2.4
Resetting Google Chrome
  • Click on menu icon which is on the top right corner of your Google Chrome browser. Now select Settings. Click Show Advanced Settings...
  • Scroll down to the end of the page and find there Reset settings and click on it.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove Total Ad Performance completely.
  • Remove Total Ad Performance from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3
FINAL TOTAL AD PERFORMANCE REMOVAL PROCEDURE

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the TOTAL AD PERFORMANCE and other suspicious add-ons and extensions. However to complete the removal procedure we strongly advise to scan your computer with antivirus and anti-malware tools like SpyHunter, HitmanPro 32-bit, HitmanPro 64-bit or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Those programs might help to you find registry entries of malware and remove them safely.

Information added: 08/11/2016 08:35 PM;