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Windows Cleaner Update Required notifications – how to block?

Internet visitors with Windows Cleaner Update Required notifications in the browser may not believe in the existing problem, in fact, to ignore the alerts is not the best solution. Desktop.push-alert.email domain has been design with malicious purpose to confuse users and make them interact. We are talking about the malware which was able to penetrate the system and start hazardous activities.


Windows Cleaner Update Required
Windows Cleaner Update Required

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and others often face the attack, hackers bombard browsers to inject the alerting popping-up windows and other advertisement banners. Well, no need to panic, you just need to do the screening with the help of specially made for this utility as soon as possible and detect Windows Cleaner Update Required malware.

What is Windows Cleaner Update Required?
Windows Cleaner Update Required

The Windows Cleaner Update Required from Desktop.push-alert.email only look dangerous, fortunately, this is not the end of the world. Of course, any infections detected in the system indicate its vulnerability, however, the owner may improve the situation easily. Pay closer attention to the installation process which hackers use to infect the system with adware and hijackers. Opening spam email plays not the last role in the penetration of the system. Use an anti-malware scanner on the regular basis, it will help to avoiding privacy lose and take care of the rubbish that managed to occur in the system.

Well, Windows Cleaner Update Required malware is what GridinSoft Anti-Malware software can easily remove. It detects and deletes common malware programs and saves the privacy. Clear guidance you see below the text will help you to do everything fast.

Windows Cleaner Update Required automatic removal guide

If something went wrong or you just want to see the fast result, please use the help of professional malware eliminator – GridinSoft Anti-Malwre. Moreover, even you have managed to remove Windows Cleaner Update Required from your computer and browser, we recommend you to download this tool and use it as a free antimalware scanner to see whether any other malicious program has penetrated into your system. Please note, that GridinSoft Anti-Malwre is a shareware program with a 15-days trial period with limitation of the threats number. If it find more than two infected items in your system, they can be removed only when you upgrade the program to the full registred version.

Download free antimalware scanner:

After downloading is completed, please install it and run the full scan. Yeah, it will take a time, but security experts always recommend to choose a full scan as your first scan, especially if you suspect that your PC could be infected. Take a look at the screenshots below: it will help you understand what’s going on.

Step 1. Run a full scan of your system

Free antimalware scanner
GridinSoft Anti-Malwre allows you to choose the type of scan

…and go drink coffee until the end of it! 🙂

Eliminate Malware In Minutes
Here you see the list of the detected items, which can be harmful

At the end of the scan, the program will offer you to move all malicious items to the quarantine. Just do it clicking on the “Fix Now” button and set your system free from the Windows Cleaner Update Required infection!

Step 2. Reset your browser settings using an appropriate tool:

Reset Browser Settings
Find “Reset browser settings” button on the GridinSoft Anti-MalwreE tools tab

Check all browser boxes, which might be infected with the Windows Cleaner Update Required, on a settings tab:
Delete Adware from the browser
On this tab you can specify what exactly you need to reset

Then just press the “Reset” button. Voila! It is a good idea to restart your computer after all this manipulation and check if these annoying Windows Cleaner Update Required pop-up ads leave you in peace:


Windows Cleaner Update Required manual removal steps:

Step 1. Delete Windows Cleaner Update Required from the system.

To delete Windows Cleaner Update Required extension from your PC, you should use “Uninstall the program” tool depending on your operation system.

Windows XP: Start —> Control Panel ––> Add/Remove Programs. Choose the Windows Cleaner Update Required extension in the list of installed programs by a right-click and press “Remove”.

Windows 7: Start ––> Control Panel ––> Uninstall a program. Just the same actions: right-click on the Windows Cleaner Update Required extension in a software list and press “Uninstall”.

Windows 8/8.1: Right-click on Start ––> Quick Access Menu ––> Control Panel ––> Uninstall a program. Choose a Windows Cleaner Update Required extension among a listed here programs, right-click on it and then press “Uninstall”.

Step 2. Reset your browser settings.

It is necessary to reset browser settings after the deletion of the program from the list of software installed on your PC. For this, use the following tips depending on what browser are you currently using:

  • Google Chrome Browser: Settings —> Show advanced settings. Click on “Reset settings” in the bottom of the page.
  • Mozilla Firefox: press “Refresh Firefox” button in the right top corner.
  • Opera: delete “Operapref.ini file” in folder “C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Roaming\Opera\Opera\” on your computer.
  • Internet Explorer: Tools —> Internet options —> click on the “Advanced” button and then press “Reset”.

Step 3. Celebrate your victory!

Either you choose the manual or the automatic removal solution, congratulations! You won this battle with unfair malware developers. Your computer is clean now, so you should be proud and do something nice for yourself as a gift. Foam bath or tickets for the game? It’s up to you! 😉

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