How to Get Rid of Hold Page Pop-up Ads from Computers Manually

Posted by John Larkin - December 30, 2014

Hold Page is a vicious program that has the ability to generate a great many of unwanted pop-up ads on users’ browsers. If you have the same trouble, you can follow this removal guide to remove Ads by Hold Page.

The Information of Hold Page

Hold Page is known as a malicious adware software. It penetrates through user’s PC along with free programs, shared files and other similar programs online. Its advertisements are triggered and displayed via related adware programs. Once PC users click on those ads, they will be guided to visit misleading web sites which are full of many nasty and strange programs. When downloading some free applications on your computer, you must be careful of your custom or advanced installation box. Such a security measure is beneficial to get rid of some suspicious advertising programs including Hold Page.

Hold Page invades user’s machine by taking advantage of security defects. It changes computer settings and the registry. It is able to hide deep in your computer and protect itself from being discovered by your antivirus. Once sneaking into your machine, Hold Page will make plenty of modifications. It may modify user’s screen background picture. The machine will not be under user’s control since Hold Page decelerates CPU speed. Then you may find that your computer becomes slower than before. It does harm to the registry and blocks Task Manager. Hold Page dominates your machine and disables your antivirus programs. Therefore, it is extremely necessary for you to remove Hold Page at once.

The Screenshot of Hold Page

Many More Troubles Caused by Hold Page Virus

1. Hold Page virus will slow up the whole PC performance greatly.
2. Hold Page virus injects many malicious files to the system registry stealthily.
3. Hold Page virus also drops many useless pop-up ads into your browsers.
4. Many misleading browser add-ons are installed by Hold Page virus without approval.

Manually Get Rid of Hold Page Virus

1. Uninstall malicious toolbars or software that cause Hold Page on your system.

To uninstall the toolbar or program which causes Hold Page, please click Start button, click Control Panel, and then click Programs and Features.

For Windows XP users, please click Start button, click Control Panel, and then click Add or Remove Programs

For Windows 8 users, please right click the bottom-left corner in the screen and select Control Panel

Then select Uninstall a program and then uninstall malicious toolbars.

2. Uninstall malicious add-ons that cause Hold Page on your browsers.

Hold Page Removal from Internet Explorer

1. To get rid of Hold Page from Internet Explorer, please run your Internet Explorer, click Tools and select Manage Add-ons.

2. Select Hold Page and other malicious toolbars or extensions and then click Disable button.

Hold Page Removal from Google Chrome

1. To remove Hold Page from Google Chrome, please run your Google Chrome, click on Customize and control Google Chrome, move your mouse to Tools and then select Extension

2. Find Hold Page and other malicious toolbars or extensions that cause Hold Pageand then click Remove from Chrome button.

Hold Page Removal from Mozilla Firefox

1. To delete Hold Page from Mozilla Firefox, please run your Mozilla Firefox, click on Tools and select Add-ons.

2. Find Hold Page and other malicious toolbars or extensions that cause Hold Page and then click Remove button.

3. Delete all malicious registry entries of Hold Page virus from the system.

To open Registry Editor, please click Start, click Run, type in regedit and click OK.

HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInternet ExplorerMain “Use FormSuggest” = ‘yes’
HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftInstallerProductsrandom

4. Delete all malicious files of Hold Page virus from the folders.

%UserProfile%Start MenuPrograms Hold Page
%AppData%[trojan name]toolbaruninstallIE.dat
%AppData%[Hold Page]toolbardtx.ini

Video of Removing Hold Page Virus



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