Removing Fugdownload123.com pop-up ads from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer

Fugdownload123.com is a dangerous browser hijacker. The first sign of the infection is an excessive amount of pop-up ads provided by Fugdownload123.com within Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. At first, the site looks like legitimate downloading portal with various software divided by categories. However, we do not advise to download anything from this website, because you are risking to get infected with malware, adware or spyware. Fugdownload123.com is ad-supported platform which was created to spread malicious programs bundled together with freeware applications.

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After the installation of the program downloaded on Fugdownload123.com user may notice that his browser’s default home page and search engine were changed to some dubious webpage and user won’t be able to restore his previous page. Also, network and browser’s settings will be changed in order to redirect users and provide with excessive amount of intrusive pop-up ads, banners and in-text links. Of course, that will reflect in your computer’s performance and network speed – it will be greatly reduced and you might notice that it takes a lot of time to load some simple page or open some application. If you click on those pop-up ads, banners or in-text links provided by Fugdownload123.com you are risking to get infected with malicious programs that might be automatically installed on your computer, without your consent.

Fugdownload123.com is technically not a virus. It doesn’t show any virus activity and therefore it is being ignored by antivirus software. That’s why it can easily sneak into your system and change various settings and even disable your antivirus and firewall. Also, it can change system settings and make some registry entries to start up automatically. It can block an access to security software websites, so you won’t be able to update your antivirus or download another one. Your default home page and search engine may be modified to some sponsored websites that will provide you with false search results. Fugdownload123.com hijacker will collect your browsing history, cookies, ip address and other personal information and transfer it to the third party. You may see an excessive amount of pop-up ads and banners during your web browsing session as well as fake security alerts about threats and update notifications for Java and Adobe Flash Player. In any circumstance do not click on those ads or you will be redirected to dubious websites. Follow the following guide below to completely uninstall Fugdownload123.com browser hijacker from your computer. It is recommended to scan your system using our automatic removal tool and clean your computer form other malware infections that may be hiding deep in your system.

 

Fugdownload123.com Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for Fugdownload123.com

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Manual Removal Instruction for Fugdownload123.com

Step 1
UNINSTALL FUGDOWNLOAD123.COM 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).
    Fugdownload123.com 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.
    Fugdownload123.com remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall Fugdownload123.com and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the Fugdownload123.com or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them.
    Fugdownload123.com remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
REMOVE FUGDOWNLOAD123.COM 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 Fugdownload123.com from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the Fugdownload123.com and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove Fugdownload123.com 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 Fugdownload123.com 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 Fugdownload123.com completely.
  • Remove Fugdownload123.com 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 Fugdownload123.com from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select Fugdownload123.com and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove Fugdownload123.com 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 Fugdownload123.com 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 Fugdownload123.com completely.
  • Remove Fugdownload123.com 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 Fugdownload123.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the Fugdownload123.com and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove Fugdownload123.com 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 Fugdownload123.com 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 Fugdownload123.com 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 Fugdownload123.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove Fugdownload123.com completely.
  • Remove Fugdownload123.com from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3
FINAL FUGDOWNLOAD123.COM REMOVAL PROCEDURE

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the FUGDOWNLOAD123.COM 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: 10/16/2015 09:26 PM;