How to remove NrPro

What Is NrPro?

how to remove NrPro
NrPro is Potentially Unwanted Program(PUP) that penetrates your computer without your consent and knowledge so users are always puzzled how this program got to their system. Usually, NrPro gets to the computer through other free programs that you downloaded. In such a tricky way NrPro can attack your system. Although, NrPro is not considered to be very dangerous for your computer, it’s still worth being wary of, because this program collects personal data about you and uses it to generate income. Less dangerous, but also unpleasant fact is constant advertising from NrPro. Advertising of this program can also redirect users to unreliable sites. NrPro gets quiet and introduces applications that can slow down your system. It is also important to say that NrPro can attack all popular browsers, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. The best way to help your computer is to remove NrPro. If you do not want to lose your personal data anymore and be attacked by advertising, then read this article further, in this article you will learn how to get rid of this virus.

How to Remove NrPro

  1. Remove NrPro Automatically
  2. Remove NrPro From Programs and Features
  3. Delete Rogue Programs From File Explorer
  4. Remove NrPro Adware From Browsers
  5. Delete NrPro Notifications
  6. Get rid of NrPro pop-ups and notifications on Android
  7. How to Protect Your PC From NrPro and Other Adware

Remove NrPro Automatically:

The easiest method to stop NrPro ads is to run an anti-malware program capable of detecting adware in general and NrPro in particular. You may try WiperSoft; it’s good at detecting and removing adware and other PUPs (potentially unwanted programs).


Other software that may be able to get rid of NrPro
Spyhunter 5 (Windows)
Bitdefender (Windows, MacOS, Android, iOS)

If you are a user of Mac OS X, you can also try Combo Cleaner.
Note: After removing the adware you might still need to disable NrPro notifications manually (see the step named Delete NrPro Notifications).

You can also try to remove NrPro by hand using the following instructions.

Remove NrPro From Programs and Features:

Go to Programs and Features, uninstall suspicious programs, programs you don’t remember installing, or programs you installed just before NrPro appeared on your browser for the first time. When you are not sure if a program is safe, look for the answer on the Internet.

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. In the Start menu select Settings => Control Panel.
  3. Find and click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Select the program.
  5. Click Remove.

Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. In the Start menu select Control Panel.
  3. Find and click Uninstall a program.
  4. Select the program.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Windows 7:

  1. Click Start.
  2. In the Start menu select Control Panel.
  3. Find and select Programs and Features or Uninstall a program.
  4. Select the program.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Windows 8 / Windows 8.1:

  1. Press and hold Windows key Windows key and hit X key.
  2. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  3. Select the program.
  4. Click Uninstall.

Windows 10:

  1. Press and hold Windows key Windows key and hit X key.
  2. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  3. Select the program.
  4. Click Uninstall.

Mac OS:

  1. On the top menu select Go => Applications.
  2. Drag an unwanted application to the Trash bin.
  3. Right-click on the Trash and select Empty Trash.

Delete Rogue Programs From File Explorer:

This step is for experienced computer users. You might accidentally delete something you weren’t supposed to.
Sometimes malicious programs don’t show up in Programs and Features. Check also %ProgramFiles%, %Program Files(x86)%, and especially %AppData% and %LocalAppData% (these are shortcuts; type or copy and paste them into the address bar of File Explorer). If you see folders with unfamiliar names, see what’s inside, google those names to find out if they belong to legitimate programs. Delete the ones that are obviously associated with malware. If you are not sure, back them up before deleting (copy to a different location, for a example to a thumb drive).

Remove NrPro Adware From Browsers:

Remove any suspicious extensions or extension you don’t recognize from browsers.

Remove NrPro Adware from Google Chrome:

  1. Click on three dots menu button three dots menu at the top right corner of the window.
  2. Select More toolsExtensions.
  3. Click REMOVE to uninstall an extension.
  4. Click Remove in the dialog box.

Remove NrPro Adware from Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Click on menu button Menu button and select Add-ons.
  2. Go to Extensions tab.
  3. To uninstall an add-on, click on Remove button next to it.

Remove NrPro Adware from Internet Explorer:

  1. Click Tools button Tools button in the top-right corner.
  2. Select Manage add-ons.
  3. In the drop-down menu under Show: select All add-ons.
  4. To delete an add-on, double-click it; in the new window click Remove.

Remove NrPro Adware from Opera:

  1. Press Ctrl +Shift + E keys to open extensions manager.
  2. To remove an add-on, click on the x button next to it.
  3. Click OK when asked to confirm.

Remove NrPro Adware from Safari:

  1. On the top menu select Safari => Preferences.
  2. Select Extensions tab.
  3. Select an extension you want to delete and click Uninstall button next to it.

Delete NrPro Notifications:

Remove NrPro Notifications From Google Chrome:

  1. Open chrome://settings/content/notifications (just copy this and paste into the address bar of Chrome).
  2. Delete all rogue notifications by clicking three vertical dots button next to each and selecting Remove.

Remove NrPro Notifications From Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Click on menu button Menu button and select Options.
  2. Select Privacy & Security on the left side of the window.
  3. Scroll down to Permissions section and click Settings… button next to Notifications.
  4. Find sites you down’t want to see notifications from, click on drop-down menu next to each and select Block.
  5. Click Save Changes button.

Get rid of NrPro pop-ups and notifications on Android:

Disable NrPro notifications:

Note: Steps might differ a little depending on the version of your Android.

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. Select Apps & notifications => Apps.
  3. Find and tap the browser that displays NrPro notifications.
  4. Tap Notifications.
  5. Find NrPro in the list and disable it.

Stop NrPro pop-ups:

If NrPro is opening on new tabs in your browser from time to time, that means you have adware. Most likely one on the apps you installed recently is causing these pop-ups. Uninstall recently installed and suspicious apps you have. Alternatively, use Malwarebytes Anti-Malware or another antivirus to scan your device for malware.
Pop-ups and ads on Android may also not be caused by anything installed but come from sites instead. To get rid of those ads, you can use an adblocker. A good and effective adblocker is Bitdefender for Android. It can block ads not only in browsers, but in games and other apps as well. Tapping the button below will start the download.

Download Bitdefender for Android

How to Protect Your PC From NrPro and Other Adware:

  • Get a powerful anti-malware software, capable of detecting and eliminating PUPs. Having several on-demand scanners would be a good idea too.
  • Keep Windows firewall enabled or get a third-party one.
  • Keep your OS, browsers and security utilities updated. Malware creators find new browser and OS vulnerabilities to exploit all the time. Software writers, in turn, release patches and updates to get rid of the known vulnerabilities and lesser the chance of malware penetration. Antivirus program’s signature databases get updated every day and even more often to include new virus signatures.
  • Adjust your browsers’ settings to block pop-ups and to load plug-ins only when clicked.
  • Download and use Bitdefender , uBlock Origin, Adblock or Adblock Plus browser extension/add-on to block third-party advertisements on web-sites.
  • Don’t just click on any link you see while browsing the web. That applies particularly to links in comments, on forums, or in instant messengers. Pretty often these are spam links. Sometimes they are used for increasing the traffic to websites, but often enough they will land you on pages that will try to execute a malicious code and infect your computer. Links from your friends are suspect too: the person who shares a cute video might not know that the page contains threatening script.
  • Don’t download software from unverified web-sites. You can easily download a trojan (malware that pretends to be a useful application); or some unwanted programs could get installed along with the app.
  • When installing freeware or shareware, be sensible and don’t rush through the process. Choose Custom or Advanced installation mode, look for checkboxes that ask for your permission to install third-party apps and uncheck them, read End User License Agreement to make sure nothing else is going to get installed. You can make exceptions for the apps you know and trust, of course. If declining from installing unwanted programs is not possible, we advise you to cancel the installation completely.

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