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Fixing problem in 9 steps.
Article published on January, 2005.

Popuppers opens URL on your computer every 15 - 30 minutes. Ad-Aware and Spybot S&D may not help you fight this adware. Let's fight this adware step by step:

1. If you are using Windows Me or Windows XP, you must disable System Restore first. System Restore creates backups in _Restore folder. System restore feature backs up all EXE and COM files.

2. Click Start -> Settings -> Control panel. Select "Add/Remove programs". Uninstall "Windows AdTools" if you have this soft installed.

3. Open Task Manager (Ctrl + Alt + Del). Kill medload.exe and ewupdater.exe.

4. Delete these files and folders:
C:\Program Files\Windows AdTools\

5. Open notepad and paste following lines:

del c:\ *.tmp
del %temp%\*.tmp /f
del %windir%\prefetch\*.*
del %windir%\temp\*.* /f
del C:\documents and settings\*\local settings\temp\*.* /f

6. Save this file as PopCleaner.bat. Run this file.

7. If you have Sun Java installed, you must clean it's cache.

8. Click Start -> Settings-> Control panel -> Internet options -> Programs tab -> Reset web settings.

9. Reboot to normal mode.

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