How to Remove YellowSend?

How to remove adware pop up such as YellowSend from Firefox? I have done everything I could. I had malwarebytes and ran it with safe mode, but this adware still lingering. As my brother said, I went into Firefox and disable strange extensions. However, this issue still existed.

Description of YellowSend

YellowSend adware is used for popping commercial ads which although is classified to be a legitimate program. It will not threaten the target computer badly but it will bring some annoying pop up windows to the infected machine which make users can not use the computer to do normal works. It introduces different kinds of commercial ads as online products offers, coupons, discounts, banners and ads in text which can fill up the entire screen. Many users who prefer online shopping and scanning the shopping sites and products felt into the trap that they click on those commercial pop ups. In fact, after clicking on those ads, users will be redirected to some unrelated pages that are not the one associated with online shopping but other malicious sites contain computer threats.

The developers of such adware earn money from every click on those ads. By redirecting users to those ads-supported sites, they can help the sits owner generate sites traffics. Apart from those ads, victims still need to deal with other troubles as slow system performance and unresponsive third party programs. Moreover, it can be very dangerous and irritating that this adware will gather the browsing information in order to display related pop up windows according to user’s browsing habits and interests. If you are annoyed by tons of ads produced by it and want to remove all of them at once, follow the below removal guides step by step. What is more, you can download a removal tool to get rid of those ads and prevent this adware from coming back.

Traits of XXX

It can sneak onto your computer without permission.
It can introduce other computer threats by damaging the security defense.
It can open a door for third party programs which can be downloaded form malicious sites.
It can slow down the system performance and reduce the speed of program loading.
It can add unwanted add-ons and extensions as well as favorites.
It can show a lot of random pop up which contain coupons, deals and online shopping sites.
It can damage system files which are important to the computer and lead to system errors.
It can tear down windows defense and windows firewall and cause system vulnerability.

How to Avoid Adware

Do not connect to unknown sites
Most of time, adware hides in some unreliable sites that users are easy to go to visit. Those sites are covered with attractive contents as beautiful pictures and funny online games. The tine users get access to them, adware which hides behind the sites will take actions to install. Thus, it is necessary to keep away from unknown sites.

Do not download insecure resources
Adware can be delivered through the network by bundling with many kinds of online resources as freeware and shareware. It can automatically installed when users agree to install bundles during the programs installation process.

Do not inset insecure hard disk
Adware can also be distributed via infected hard disk. It can be installed when the infected hard disk is inserted to the computer. Before you insert the hard disk, you need to make sure it is safe enough.

Do not install unsafe hard drive
Some users prefer to install hard drive from some unknown sites. It is not safe for adware can take the advantage of hard drive to achieve its malicious goals.

You can remove YellowSend automatically or manually .

Method one:Remove YellowSend Automatically

Method two: Remove YellowSend Manually

Removal Guides

Method one:Remove YellowSend Automatically
* Step One : download removal tool SpyHunter on your PC by clicking the follow button.


* Step two: Save and Install it on your computer by following the installation wizard.


* step three: After finishing the installation, launch SpyHunter and click “Malware Scan”to perform a full and quick system scan on your PC.


* step four: After the system scan, choose select all and then click Remove to eliminate all the threats on your PC


Method two: Remove YellowSend Manually
Step 1: Restart computer in safe mode with networking. To do this, just need to press F8 key before the system is started like this


Step 2: Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys to open the Task manager to stop the progress. Because the name will be changed fast, it will be show with different name.


Step 3: If you can’t fine anything files, please go to the folder option to show hidden files, here’s the guide:
1) Click on Start button and then click on Control Panel


2) Click on Appearance and Personalization item


3) Click on Folder Options item


4) Click on View tab in the Folder Options window


5) Check the box of Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category

Step 4: Please follow these steps to get rid of Adware manually:
If you did press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC but couldn’t open the Windows Task Manager.


Try another way. Press the Start button and click on the Run option. This will start the Run tool. Type in task-mgr and press OK. This should start the Windows Task Manager.


On the Windows Task Manager window please click on the Processes tab. Next find out some the processes related to Adware Virus. Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will kill the process.

Step5: Remove malicious files of Adware

Step6: Delete malicious registry entries of Adware.
“EnableShellExecuteHooks”= 1 (0*1)

Step One: Remove it from Control Panel
1. Type uninstall a program in the Search field.


2. Enter Programs and Features in the address bar and Click the adware program


3. Click Uninstall button and then follow uninstall wizard.

Step Two: Show hidden files.
1. Choose Windows Explorer from Start screen.


2. Navigate to File tab, tick both Hidden items and File name extensions.


3. Look for corrupted files outlined below and delete them all:
%AppData%\svc-[random file name].exe

Step Three: Remove registry entries.
1. Type regedit in the search field.


2. Search for and delete harmful key and values generated by this adware.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “EnableVirtualization” = 0
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\system “ConsentPromptBehaviorUser” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = 1


YellowSend is so dangerous because it can attack all types of browsers (Google Chrome, Firefox and IE). Also, Win7/8, Vista, XP and other operating system can not escape from it attack. Once you permit this threat to keep staying on the system, you may put your privacy into danger. It leaks your IP address, location, email account and other data to criminals who use them to make money. Sue too its infection, you need to frequently reboot your computer for there are other things be downloaded on to your machine without approval. Many invisible programs will be running in the background that you can only find them by opening Task Manager. So, it is urgent to get rid of YellowSend as soon as possible.