What is Nowlucly.com?
Nowlucly.com is a harmful domain that presents you with false information. The pop-up offers to complete a survey and claim a prize. If you complete the survey you will be requested to pay 1$ or 3$ in order to receive your prize. Needless to say, this is nothing but a scam. The so-called survey is fake and if you agree to make the payment you will waste much more than 3$.
If this pop-up keeps appearing in your browser it means that your system is infected with an adware program. If so, Nowlucly.com is probably not the only ad that you see. In order to delete Nowlucly.com you will have to delete the adware that responsible for the fake pop-up.
How does Nowlucly.com work?
Nowlucly.com comes together with adware programs. If you are not sure how you acquired an ad-supported application we think we can shed some light on that. If you have recently downloaded freeware or shareware and did not pay much attention to its installation you may have unwittingly allowed the adware to get installed. Next time be sure to check EULA and choose Custom Installation in order to be able to deselect all unfamiliar and unwanted applications. That way you will only install what you actually need.
After adware gets access to your PC it fills your browsers with useless data. It affects all major web browsers so there is no way to avoid it. You will see all sorts of ads, banners, pop-ups and so on. None of these should be trusted as they may be just as misleading as Nowlucly.com. In general, it is best to not waste time and delete Nowlucly.com related application as soon as possible. The adverts will not go away on their own and the longer you wait the more chances there are for you to accidentally infect your PC with malware.
How to remove Nowlucly.com?
As it has already been mentioned, the only way to eliminate Nowlucly.com from your browsers is by deleting the program that made it appear in the first place. If you are not sure which application that is, you can download a free malware scanner that will identify the program for you. Once it does, you can either use a malware removal tool to uninstall Nowlucly.com related software automatically or complete manual Nowlucly.com removal. If you choose the first option and download the malware remover, it will not only terminate all unwanted programs, but also protect your system from similar applications in the future. If, however, you choose to remove Nowlucly.com manually you can use the instructions provided below the article.
Guide on Nowlucly.com Removal
- Move cursor to the bottom right corner
- Once Charm bar appears click on Settings
- Select Control Panel
- Click on Uninstall a program
- Select the adware and click Uninstall
Windows 7 and Vista
- Open the Start menu and click Control Panel
- Go to Uninstall a program
- Select the unwanted software
- Click the Uninstall button
- Click Start and open Control Panel
- Select Add or remove programs
- Highlight the adware and click Remove.