The site jvvrequired.com is engaged in distribution of many annoying pop-up windows, which may cause serious troubles for your computer. Clicking on these pop-ups is dangerous, since this may cause a lot of other unwanted programs to be installed into your system. In this guide we will help you to stop all such jvvrequired.com pop-ups and to remove the adware which causes them.

 jvvrequired.com pop-up
Jvvrequired.com pop-up

Most often such jvvrequired.com pop-ups tell you to install some free Java Security Update, and they will tell you that such installs are required. In fact, this is a horrible mistake on your part when you agree to install what they “recommend”. Doing so, as we’ve said above, may cause a lot of other troubles for your computer. It may become full of adware and other potentially unwanted applications.

Here is the extract from the message conveyed by jvvrequired.com pop-up:

Java
Free Java Security Update (Required)
Download and Update Java for your desktop computer now to proceed.
Version 7 Update 21 – Critical
Free Java Download
Why download Java?
Java technology allows you to work and play in a secure computing environment.
Java allows you to play online games, chat with people around the world, calculate your mortgage interest, and view images in 3D, just to name a few.

These words about the need to have Java in your PC are true, but this jvvrequired.com pop-up is not the good source though which you need to download or update Java. We recommend you not to click on such pop-ups, no matter how intrusive they are. Note that these pop-up windows are caused by some nasty adware in your system, so you obviously need to scan your system with some reliable antivirus software. Please follow the instructions below, which will help you to do it in an effective way.


Download antimalware we recommend you to get rid of adware automatically (click on the button below):

IMPORTANT NOTICE before you download! GridinSoft Trojan Killer is a shareware application. Its 15-day free trial is only able to remove 2 (two) infected items for free. In case your system is seriously infected payment must be made for its full registered version, which will remove all threats identified during the scan of your computer. If your computer requires a powerful real-time protection from GridinSoft Trojan Killer to prevent your computer from being infected with adware in the future, payment needs to be made for its license key after 15 days of its free trial expire. If you would like to extend the duration of free trial period of GridinSoft Trojan Killer and the limit of infected items to be removed during this free trial, please create the support ticket by going to this online form. We will give you a personal temporary license key to evaluate GridinSoft Trojan Killer and will send it to you by email, hoping that you will seriously consider purchasing its full version for ultimate antimalware protection.

Steps to uninstall adware automatically:

  • Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer through the download button above.
  • Install the software and scan your computer with it.
  • At the end of scan select the action you would like Trojan Killer to perform with infected items in your PC (“Delete“, “Ignore“, “False positive” and “Move to quarantine” actions are available). You may select some specific action for single infected item, or apply such actions to all items:
  • scan_ended

  • Click on “Apply” button to apply these actions selected by you.
  • In the upper menu of GridinSoft Trojan Killer click on “Tools” button (in the form of suitcase) and select the option “Reset browser settings“:
  • tools_reset_browser_settings

  • Choose browsers you want to be reset and select specific reset options. Finally, click on “Reset” button as shown below:
  • reset_browser

How to prevent your PC from being infected with adware using GridinSoft Trojan Killer.

  • In the upper menu of GridinSoft Trojan Killer click on “Protection” button (in the form of shield) and click on “Start“:
  • protection_start

  • You will notice this option enabled in system tray of your PC:
  • protection_on_in_tray

  • With this option enabled, Trojan Killer will help you to prevent execution of malicious files by you ahead of time:
  • malicious_item_blocked

  • We recommend that you click on the “Confirm” button each time threat is detected by Trojan Killer with “Protection” mode enabled.

Guide to uninstall related adware manually:

Uninstalling related adware from the Control Panel of your computer:

  • In Windows XP, Vista or 7, click on “Start” button and select “Control Panel“:
  • Start Control Panel in Windows XP, Vista and 7

  • In Windows XP, click on “Add or remove programs“:
  • Add or remove programs in Windows XP

  • In Windows Vista or 7, click on “Uninstall a program”:
  • Uninstall a program in Windows Vista and 7

  • Find any suspicious adware in the list, right click with the PC mouse on it and select “Remove“.
  • If you use Windows 8.1, you may right-click on “Start” button and access “Control Panel” from there:
  • Locate Control Panel in Windows 8.1

  • In Windows 8, move the computer mouse towards upper-right corner of your screen and click on “Search” button:
  • Windows 8 Search button

  • Type “Uninstall a program” and go to “Settings” menu where you will find the option to uninstall software from Windows 8:
  • Uninstall a program in Windows 8

  • You will see the list of installed software on your computer. Find any suspicious adware in the list, right-click on it and select “Uninstall/Change“.

Removing any suspicious adware from the extensions of infected browsers:

Disabling and removing any suspicious adware extension from Internet Explorer:

  • Click on Internet Explorer gear-wheel icon, then click on “Manage add-ons“:
  • How to manage add-ons of Internet Explorer

  • Find related adware extension, then click on “Disable” button related to it:
  • How to disable IE extension

  • Alternatively, you may right-click on specific extension and select “Disable” option attributed to it:
  • Disabling Internet Explorer extension

  • Restart Internet Explorer.

Disabling and removing any suspicious adware extension from Google Chrome:

  • Click on Google Chrome settings button in the form of three horizontal lines, then click on “Settings“:
  • How to access Google Chrome Settings

  • Click on “Extensions” in the left sidebar of the window, then find any suspicious adware extension, uncheck (disable) it and, finally, click on trash can icon next to it:
  • How to remove Google Chrome extensions

  • Restart Google Chrome.

Disabling and removing any suspicious adware extension from Mozilla Firefox:

  • Click on Mozilla Firefox settings button in the upper right corner of it (in the form of three horizontal lines), then click on “Add-ons“:
  • Mozilla Firefox extensions

  • Find related adware extension (add-on) and click on “Disable” and “Remove” buttons related to it.
  • Restart Mozilla Firefox.

Disabling and removing related adware extension from Opera:

  • Click on Opera button in the left upper corner of its window, then click on “Extensions“. Or you may use “Ctrl+Shift+E” hotkey combination alternatively:
  • Opera extensions

  • In the “Extensions” window that appears look for any suspicious adware extension. Click on “Disable” button related to it, then click on “X” to remove it from Opera extensions completely.
  • How to disable and remove extensions in Opera

  • Restart Opera.