Disabling Adware Add-ons

Issue/Question

 How do I stop the ads and pop-ups on my machine?

Environment

  • Firefox

Cause

Adware add-on is installed in the web browser.

Resolution

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Go to Settings.
  3. Open Add-ons.
  4. Go to ​Extensions.
  5. View the Add-ons and Browser Extensions.
  6. Disable the Adware extensions.
  7. Remove the Adware extension.
  8. Restart the browser.

Details

Article ID: 620
Created
Mon 9/15/14 1:46 PM
Modified
Wed 7/22/20 2:05 PM