How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY

What can be said DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY

The reason you are seeing DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY adverts is because an adware has infected your computer. This is a regular tech-support scam that tries to intimidate users into calling certain numbers where they would be tricked into giving remote access to their OS. If you’re dealing with ad-supported programs , it wouldn’t be surprising if the warnings were very intrusive and appeared over and over again. An adware install alongside. You don’t need to worry about the alerts harming your system, and unless you dial the provided number, you will be fine. The reason calling them would be a mistake is because you would be scammed out of a lot of money, or they would set up some kind of malware. Authorizing some dubious tech-support remote access to your machine could turn out badly, so you must be cautious. And if you’re still worried about the advert you are getting, it’s not real, and your PC is safe. If you want the warnings to disappear, you must remove  DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY.

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Why are the warnings appearing

The most probable way you got the threat is via free application bundles. A lot of free programs come with certain items added to them, and by opting for Default mode, you are providing them permission to install. Instead, pick Advanced (Custom) settings. The extra items will become visible there, and if you don’t want them, just deselect them. And if you think they could be of use, bear in mind that they did not intend to properly disclose their installation, and you would have accidentally installed them. If you wish to avoid having to eliminate DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY and similar constantly, pay attention to what you install onto your system, and how you do it.

All of these kinds of alerts are identical, they all want to deceive users into thinking that their computer is experiencing some kind of issues. Scammers warn you about a variety of different of issues, such as damaging programs, licensing or computer problems. Since the possibility of information loss seems pretty scary, it wouldn’t be shocking to see warnings about potential data breaches. A phone number would be flashing somewhere, the warning requesting you to dial it, and if you did, you would be dealing with skilled con artists. If you ever run into very believable alerts, it is important to keep in mind that trustworthy software or security companies won’t ask you to contact them using some random phone number. So if you see such ads, alleging to come from Apple or Microsoft, know that it is a scam. These scammers would attempt to convince you that there is something severely wrong with your computer, and that they’re the only ones who can resolve the issue, which of course, would cost you a lot. While to more computer experienced users tech-support scams might seem really transparent, less computer savvy people may fall for them, which is why those scams still exist. It’s not hard to imagine why some people may fall for these scams because if they are appearing on a regular basis, they may look more legitimate. But you can easily make sure it’s a scam by using a search engine to look into it. We are 100% sure that the first results will be of users talking about scammers. So don’t pay any attention to the warnings while you deal with the issue. If you regularly get these alerts, you just need to terminate DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY adware to make them stop.

DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY uninstallation

Taking care of DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY elimination shouldn’t be hard, so it’s doubtful you will come across trouble. Depending on how experienced you are with computers, there are two ways to eliminate DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY, you may opt to do it by hand or automatically. If you pick the manual way, you will need to find the threat yourself, but you will see guidelines below to help you. It would be easier if you opted to use anti-spyware software to erase DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY but the choice is yours. After you uninstall the infection causing the alerts, they should stop appearing.

Learn how to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows XP

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Select Control Panel. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows XP How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows XP How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. Select DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY or other the suspicious program and click Remove. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows XP How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY

Step 2. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows 7 and Vista

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Select Control Panel. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows 7 How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  3. Click Uninstall a program. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows 7 How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. Right-click on the DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY or other program that you wish to remove. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows 7 How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  5. Uninstall it.

Step 3. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows 8

  1. Access the Metro UI menu.
  2. Start typing Control Panel. Open it. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows 8 How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  3. Click Programs and Features. DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY removal from Windows 8 How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. Select DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY or other unwanted application.
  5. Click the Uninstall button. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Windows 8 How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY

ie-logo How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEYStep 4. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY and other malicious add-ons from Internet Explorer:

To deal with DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY in Internet Explorer, you will have to follow these steps:
  1. Run Internet Explorer and press Alt+X simultaneously.
  2. Afterwards, open Manage add-ons and choose Toolbars and Extensions. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Internet Explorer How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  3. From the provided list remove all suspicious extensions including DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Internet Explorer How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. Navigate to Search Providers. Erase the current search tool and pick a new one as your default. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Internet Explorer How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  5. Save the changes you made and leave this window.
  6. Now press Alt+X one more time and select Internet Options. DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY removal from Internet Explorer How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  7. Access the General tab and replace this home page with the one you trust (google.com , yahoo.com , msn.com) Erase DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Internet Explorer How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  8. To finish the procedure, tap OK.
If you follow these guidelines attentively, you will be able to deal with browser redirect virus in your IE. As you can see, all new extensions are removed during the procedure and you also have an opportunity to recover your lost settings.

ff-logo How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEYStep 5. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY and malicious Extensions from Mozilla Firefox:

The users who experience DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY in Mozilla Firefox, should follow the instructions presented below, if they want to clean their system:
  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and click Ctrl+Shift+A at the same time.
  2. Move your cursor to Extensions and locate the suspicious and undesirable entries.
  3. Next to the chosen extensions, tap the Remove button. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Mozilla Firefox How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. Press Alt+T and select Options. Access the General tab. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Mozilla Firefox How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  5. In General tab, remove the unreliable home page and choose another, like Google.com, Yahoo.com DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY removal from Mozilla Firefox How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  6.  Choose Search tab. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Mozilla Firefox How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  7. Delete the unwanted search provider and choose your new search. Click OK.
 

ch-logo How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEYStep 6. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY and all malicious extensions from Google Chrome:

If a browser hijacker took over Google Chrome, the last set of instructions are prepared for you. Do not miss a single step and take care of your system:
  1. Run Google Chrome and tap Alt+F.
  2. Click More Tools and choose Extensions. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Google Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  3. Eliminate the undesirable extensions from the list. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Google Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. Access Settings and navigate to Open a page or a set of pages that you can find under On startup. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Google Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY Erase DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Google Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  5. Press Set pages and replace the current home page with another one. DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY removal from Google Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  6. Click OK and select Manage Search Engines (under search). Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  7. Remove the current search engine and select a new one. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  8. Click Done and restart Google Chrome.

Step 7. How to reset your browser?

7.1) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Launch your browser and tap Alt+T or click Tools > Internet Options icon at the top right corner. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from IE How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  2. Click on the Advanced tab and press Reset button. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from IE How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  3. Tick a box next to Delete personal Settings and press the Reset button again. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from IE How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. Restart your browser.

7.2) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser and tap Alt+H. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Firefox How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  2. Click Help > Troubleshooting Information. DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY removal from Firefox How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  3. Now Click Refresh Firefox. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Firefox How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. Click the Refresh Firefox button again.

7.3) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser and tap Alt+F or click on 3 Stripes icon at the top right corner Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  2. Select Settings and Click Show advanced settings at end of the page. DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY removal from Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  3. Click Reset settings button. Erase DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. Click the Reset button. Uninstall DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Chrome How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY

7.4) Safari Browser

  1. Launch your Safari browser.
  2. Select Safari Settings (top-right corner).
  3. Choose Reset Safari.... from the drop-down menu. Delete DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Safari How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  4. A warning dialog box containing all items that you wish to delete will appear. These items are checked by default.
  5. Make sure that the items you want to erase are checked.
  6. Press the Reset button. Remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY from Safari How to remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY
  7. Your Safari browser will automatically restart.

Download Removal Toolto remove DO NOT PRESS ANY KEY

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