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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Crime Watch Ads - How to Effectively Stop?

"I don't know how it happened, but all of a sudden pop-ups are appearing on some web pages -- they're ads by Crime Watch. I went into my programs, and uninstalled it. But it still pops up! It's not attached to any other program that I can find. Can anyone tell me how to get rid of this very annoying animal?? Thanks!"

Crime Watch ads can bring these troubles to you

  • Tons of ads come to bombard you no matter you want them or not.
  • Its ads may lead you to some dubious websites which may let your PC end up with viruses or malware infection.
  • Crime Watch ads take up your system resources to seriously degrade the performance of your PC.
  • New toolbars or unknown programs are added to your PC without your consent.
  • Information like your IP address, OS version, web client type may all be collected and used for commercial purpose.

Know more about Crime Watch

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Crime Watch is categorized as a potential unwanted program (also called PUP) with the traits of an adware. It claims to help you stay away from crimes around you and know more about crimes, but it brings troubles instead. Typically, you may get this program through free downloads. You also may download it yourself think it a useful tool. After it got to your PC, it'll deliver you nettlesome ads. And the ads are so annoying. Even after you uninstall its program, the ads still can come back again. Remove it as fast as you can.

Crime Watch screenshot

Get rid of Crime Watch and its ads easily and completely

Solution 1: Manually remove it yourself by following the guides below.
Solution 2: Automatically remove it by using SpyHunter.

Manual Steps

Step 1: Remove Crime Watch ads from your browser. (Take Google Chrome for example.)

Menu icon>>Tools>>Extensions.
Search for related ones and remove them by clicking on the trashcan icon.

Your other browsers also need this step.

Step 2: Uninstall related programs.

For Windows XP:
Click start and find Control Panel. In the pop-up box, you will see Add or Remove Programs. Click it and find any related programs and then delete them.

For Windows 7:
You also need to find Control Panel by clicking Start Menu. Focus on Uninstall and look for what you want to uninstall. Select the ones you find and uninstall them.

For Windows 8:
Click Start Menu first and then click Search. Select Apps and then click Control Panel. Then the Uninstall box will come to you. You just need to find related programs and uninstall them.

Step 3: Remove Crime Watch ads from Registry Editor. (Be cautious during this step.)

You won't need to take this step unless you find the ads coming back again and again.

Click Start menu to find "Run". Do as the pictures below guide you and delete related files.

Automatic Steps

Step 1: Download SpyHunter to kill Crime Watch ads.

Use the safe link here to avoid unnecessary threats.

Run the downloaded file and accept the installation agreement.

Step 2: Run SpyHunter and scan every corner of your PC.

Step 3: Tick "Select All" and click "Remove" to get rid of all the problems.

Optional steps help you to optimize and speed up your PC

It's a clean master with the function of restoring errors like Windows update error, and files with the suffix name "dll" or "exe". It can also speed up your PC by cleaning the left files of unwanted programs and repairing errors.

Step 1: Download RegCure Pro!

(Downloading removal tool from here authorized by relevant official site won't worry you. This can also help you avoid getting pirate software or other malware accidentally.)

Step 2: Follow the installation guides to install RegCure.

Step 3: Launch RegCure and make a full scan for Crime Watch ads.

Step 4: By clicking "Fix All", you can get rid of all the components which make your machine sluggish.

To sum up

To protect your PC and your privacy, you need to remove Crime Watch and its ads timely. 

On removing it, you can choose to remove it manually or use SpyHunter to remove it automatically. After the manual removal, you can use RegCure to check. It can optimize your machine at the same time.

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