How to remove Elements Peruse adware pop-up ads from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer

Elements Peruse is an adware developed by SuperWeb LLC, which is already notorious for developing Ads by Constant and Ads by Outrageous Deal adware that we reviewed before. This time, the creators of this adware is promising to improve user’s browsing experience by providing various useful tools. In fact, we couldn’t find any useful tools in the Elements Peruse software, only some malicious scripts that changed our system configurations and default homepage and search engine without our authorization. Also this adware opened some ports and started to track our browsing activity and sending data to some remote server. Therefore, we consider Elements Peruse as a malicious adware program that should be removed from your computer as soon as possible.

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Elements Peruse is able to create invisible layers that will be in top of the web pages that you visit. So, even the web pages that never had advertisements will show you various banners, discount coupons and other types of advertising. The adware is able to redirect users and generate web traffic to sponsored websites. This is very popular these days among malware developers and brings a lot of revenues. On the other side, many users are suffering from this programs. The adware like Elements Peruse can cause a lot of damage. First of all, it may replace all of user’s bookmarked pages with some links to dubious websites. Also it can setup some search engine that will only display irrelevant search results and will redirect user to dangerous websites. Elements Peruse is constantly collecting user’s personal data such as input search queries, logins, passwords, emails, addresses, phone numbers, etc. All of the data will be sent to the third parties for the development of targeted ads that will appear in your web browser within few days and will not leave you until you completely remove Elements Peruse adware.

Elements Peruse uses the same distribution scheme as other adware developers. They send the program via emails, that might automatically get into your spam box, however if you open them you will get infected. Also, they are using bundling service, offered by various software hosting websites. This way, user thinks that he downloads some freeware application, which is partially true, however as an addition he gets an adware like Elements Peruse or some browser hijacker that will be automatically installed along with the freeware if user doesn’t pay attention. Therefore, it is worth reminding that it is very important to read the EULA of every software that you want to install. Also, it is recommended to opt for custom or advanced installation so you will be able to see the list of included programs in the bundle.

To completely uninstall Elements Peruse adware from your browser and computer we are providing you with the manual removal guide that you can find in below this article. Follow the steps in the correct order and you will remove Elements Peruse. If you want to automatically remove the Elements Peruse we recommend to download automatic removal tool that will scan your computer and clean it from the malware.

Elements Peruse Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for Elements Peruse

Symptoms of Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse threat removal and it is easy to use.

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Manual Removal Instruction for Elements Peruse

Step 1
UNINSTALL ELEMENTS PERUSE 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).
    Elements Peruse 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.
    Elements Peruse remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall Elements Peruse and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the Elements Peruse or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them.
    Elements Peruse remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
REMOVE ELEMENTS PERUSE 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 Elements Peruse from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the Elements Peruse and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse completely.
  • Remove Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select Elements Peruse and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse completely.
  • Remove Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the Elements Peruse and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse 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 Elements Peruse from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove Elements Peruse completely.
  • Remove Elements Peruse from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3
FINAL ELEMENTS PERUSE REMOVAL PROCEDURE

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the ELEMENTS PERUSE 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: 02/16/2016 11:35 PM;