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Thursday, January 14, 2016

How to Get Rid of 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up Scam? - Fake Warning Removal

These days, more and more PC users complaint that they keep receiving a suspected pop-up with Windows system warning and they were also asked to call a suspicious phone number 1-800-256-0687 immediately for assistance. It is trusty? How to get rid of this annoying pop-up? This post will provide you with effective removal instruction.

More Information about 1-800-256-0687 pop-up

1-800-256-0687 pop-up is mainly caused by an adware or a potentially unwanted program that has installed on your computer without your knowledge and consent. And 1-800-256-0687 is a scam number that is designed to deliver fake alert to trick you to call the given number and promote their paid support services or products. You should never attempt to trust it.

Once infected, your browser default settings can be changed. And then every time you try to visit a website, open a web or a new tab, you will keep receiving this 1-888-382-7416 popup with fake system alert like below:

"Potential Threat Detected! warning:

Call 1-800-256-0687 immediately for assistance on how to remove the virus. The call is toll-free.

Possible network damages if virus not removed immediately:

1. Your credit card details and banking information
2. Your e-mail passwords and other account passwords
3. Your Facebook, Skype, AIM, ICQ and other chat logs
4. Your private photos, family photos and other sensitive files
5. Your webcam could be accessed remotely by stalkers with a VPN virus"

Please note that,  all those message are lie, you should never be cheated. If you trust it and follow to do, you may fall into its trap. And then you were tricked into buying their promoted services or products. Besides, you may not only lose you money but also confidential data such as credit card number, passwords or any other identifiable data may be recorded and sent to the attackers. Therefore, you are highly suggested to take action to remove this 1-800-256-0687 popup as soon as possible.

Remove 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up With Easy Solutions

>>Method one: Manually remove 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up.

>>Method two: Remove 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up Permanently with Spyhunter Antivirus software.

>>Method one: Manually remove 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up.

Step 1: Uninstall any harmful programs related to 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up.

1: Go to the Start Menu. Select Control Panel → Add/Remove Programs.

(If you are using Windows Vista or Windows 7, select Control Panel → Uninstall a Program.)

2: Search for 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up in the list. Select the program and click Change/Remove button.
(If you are using Windows Vista/7, click Uninstall up near the top of that window.)

Step 2. Identify and end up the running processes of 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up in Windows Task Manager

1. Press Ctrl+sShift+Esc or Ctrl+Alt+Delete on your keyboard to open Windows Task Manage

2. Find malicious processes and click on End Process.

Step 3. Remove 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up from web browsers.

From Internet Explorer:
  1. Open Internet Explorer. Click on the Tools menu, and click on Internet Option. An internet option window will open.
  2. Click on Advanced tab, then click on Reset button.
  3. there will appear a new popup for confirmation, tick on Delete personal setting then click on Reset button on that.
From Mozilla Firefox
  1. Open Firefox and then choose the Help menu ( Press "alt" key once to active Menu bar).
  2. Go to Help menu then click on "Troubleshooting information", and then you will get "Reset Firefox" option in the right side of the page.
  3. Click on the Reset Firefox option, it will take to reset.
From Google Chrome
  1. Alt+F → Settings → Show Advanced Settings → Reset browser settings → Reset
  2. Open your browser.
  3. Tap Alt+F.
  4. Select Tools and then access Extensions.
  5. Select the extension and then click the recycle bin button.
  6. Click Remove.

Step 4. Switch to Registry Editor and delete all the files relevant to 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up.

1. Click on Win+ R key at the same time to open Run Commend Box. Open Registry Editor by typing “regedit” in Runbox and clicking OK.

2. Glance through registry entries and find out all listed hazardous items. Right click on them and click Delete to remove.

Note: If you feel the manual steps is little complicated to follow, there is a quick and effective way that you can follow: Download SpyHunter Removal Tool to get rid of this kind of computer infection automatically.

>>Method two: Remove 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up Permanently with Spyhunter Antivirus software.

What can SpyHunter do for you?
  1. Give your PC intuitive real-time protection.
  2. Detect, remove and block spyware, rootkits, adware, keyloggers, cookies, trojans, worms and other types of malware.
  3. Spyware HelpDesk generates free custom malware fixes specific to your PC.
  4. Allow you to restore backed up objects.
(1) Firstly, please click on the icon below to download SpyHunter.

 (2) Follow these instructions to install SpyHunter into your computer.

(3) After installation, you should click on " Malware Scan " button to scan your computer, after detect this unwanted program, clean up relevant files and entries completely.


 (4) Restart your computer to apply all made changes.

Optional solution: use RegCure Pro to optimize your PC.

After using manual and automatic methods, you may get rid of 1-800-256-0687 Pop-up. if you want to optimize your PC, you can download the powerful tool RegCure Pro.
 1. Download RegCure Pro by clicking on the button below.

2. Double-click on the RegCure Pro program to open it, and then  follow the instructions to install it.

Warm tip:

If you do not have much experience to remove it manually, it is suggested that you should download the most popular antivirus program SpyHunter to help you quickly and automatically remove all possible infections from your computer.