Bodelen.com POP-UP Redirect

Also Known As: bodelen.com pop-up
Type: Adware
Distribution: Moderate
Damage level: Medium

Bodelen.com redirect removal instructions

What is bodelen.com?

bodelen.com is one of many rogue websites similar to mobnootiffy.com, lameterthenhep.info, pecul1ar.com, etc. Its purpose is to display dubious content or redirect visitors to other untrustworthy sites. People usually visit this website unintentionally, since potentially unwanted apps (PUAs) are responsible for these unwanted redirects. PUAs are often installed inadvertently and go on to cause redirects to websites such as bodelen.com, feed users with intrusive ads, and collect user-system information.

bodelen.com pop-up

Once installed, PUAs continually force users to open bodelen.com in a new browser window or tab. This website displays dubious content or causes redirects to a number of other untrustworthy (potentially, malicious) sites. The behaviour depends on the visitor's geo-location. Redirects to sites containing malicious content can lead to computer infections. Another negative aspect of these unwanted applications is that most serve users with various intrusive ads, such as coupons, banners, surveys, pop-ups, and so on. To display them, PUAs employ tools that enable placement of third party graphical content on any site. Therefore, PUAs conceal underlying content of visited websites. The unwanted ads can be distracting, annoying, and, if clicked, might cause redirects to malicious websites. Furthermore, some might execute scripts designed to download and install additional unwanted apps. Note that PUAs can also record data such as IP addresses, geo-locations, search queries, URLs of visited websites, and other information. There is strong possibility that personal details might also be recorded. Developers share the data with third parties (potentially, cyber criminals), thus causing privacy/browsing safety issues or even identity theft. If PUAs are installed on your browser or a computer, uninstall them immediately.

Threat Summary:
Namebodelen.com pop-up
Threat TypeAdware, Unwanted ads, Pop-up Virus
SymptomsSeeing advertisements not originating from the sites you are browsing. Intrusive pop-up ads. Decreased Internet browsing speed.
Distribution methodsDeceptive pop-up ads, free software installers (bundling), fake flash player installers.
DamageDecreased computer performance, browser tracking - privacy issues, possible additional malware infections.
Removal

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There are many potentially unwanted applications on the web, most of which are presented as legitimate and useful. In fact, rather than providing the features promised, they are used only to generate revenue for the developers by causing unwanted redirects, gathering information, and feeding users with intrusive advertisements. Thus, having PUAs installed can cause a number of problems.

How did adware install on my computer?

Potentially unwanted app can often be downloaded from their official websites, however, they generally infiltrate systems without direct user permission - people install them inadvertently through, for example, clicked intrusive ads. In other cases, they are installed together with regular software. This occurs when software developers use the "bundling" method. Developers do not disclose information about the installation of these programs and hide bundled apps in "Custom", "Advanced" or other similar settings of the installation/download set-ups. Note that these unwanted installations usually occur when people skip installation/download steps or click various ads.

How to avoid installation of potentially unwanted applications?

Download software using official and trustworthy websites/sources. Avoid using third party installers, downloaders, Peer-to-Peer (P2P) networks, unofficial or dubious websites, and so on. Check "Custom", "Advanced" and other similar parts of any download/installation set-up. Decline offers to install unwanted applications and only then finish the installation (or download) process. Many intrusive advertisements redirect users to deceptive, untrustworthy websites. These ads might appear due to unwanted applications installed on the browser or operating system. If you continually encounter advertisements that cause unwanted redirects (to websites such as adult dating, gambling, pornography, and so on), check the list of installed apps (extensions, add-ons, and plug-ins) on the default browser and eliminate all unwanted/unknown applications immediately. Also check installed programs on the operating system. If your computer is already infected with rogue applications, we recommend running a scan with Spyhunter for Windows to automatically eliminate them.

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Quick menu:

Adware removal:

Windows 7 users:

Accessing Programs and Features (uninstall) in Windows 7

Click Start (Windows Logo at the bottom left corner of your desktop), choose Control Panel. Locate Programs and click Uninstall a program.

Windows XP users:

Accessing Add or Remove Programs in Windows XP

Click Start, choose Settings and click Control Panel. Locate and click Add or Remove Programs.

Windows 10 and Windows 8 users:

Accessing Programs and Features (uninstall) in Windows 8

Right-click in the lower left corner of the screen, in the Quick Access Menu select Control Panel. In the opened window choose Programs and Features.

Mac OSX users:

Uninstall app in OSX (Mac)

Click Finder, in the opened screen select Applications. Drag the app from the Applications folder to the Trash (located in your Dock), then right click the Trash icon and select Empty Trash.

bodelen.com adware uninstall via Control Panel

In the uninstall programs window, look for any potentially unwanted applications, select these entries and click "Uninstall" or "Remove".

After uninstalling the potentially unwanted application that causes bodelen.com redirects, scan your computer for any remaining unwanted components or possible malware infections. To scan your computer, use recommended malware removal software.

Remove adware from Internet browsers:

Video showing how to remove potentially unwanted browser add-ons:

Internet Explorer logoRemove malicious add-ons from Internet Explorer:

Removing bodelen.com ads from Internet Explorer step 1

Click the "gear" icon Internet Explorer options icon (at the top right corner of Internet Explorer), select "Manage Add-ons". Look for any recently-installed suspicious browser extensions, select these entries and click "Remove".

Removing bodelen.com ads from Internet Explorer step 2

Optional method:

If you continue to have problems with removal of the bodelen.com pop-up, reset your Internet Explorer settings to default.

Windows XP users: Click Start, click Run, in the opened window type inetcpl.cpl In the opened window click the Advanced tab, then click Reset.

Resetting Internet Explorer settings to default on Windows XP

Windows Vista and Windows 7 users: Click the Windows logo, in the start search box type inetcpl.cpl and click enter. In the opened window click the Advanced tab, then click Reset.

Resetting Internet Explorer settings to default on Windows 7

Windows 8 users: Open Internet Explorer and click the gear icon. Select Internet Options.

Reseting Internet Explorer settings to default in Windows 8 - accessing

In the opened window, select the Advanced tab.

Resetting Internet Explorer settings to default on Windows 8 - Internet options advanced tab

Click the Reset button.

Resetting Internet Explorer settings to default on Windows 8 - click the Reset button in the Internet options advanced tab

Confirm that you wish to reset Internet Explorer settings to default by clicking the Reset button.

Resetting Internet Explorer settings to default on Windows 8 - confirm settings reset to default by clicking the reset button

Google Chrome logoRemove malicious extensions from Google Chrome:

Removing bodelen.com  ads from Google Chrome step 1

Click the Chrome menu icon Google Chrome menu icon (at the top right corner of Google Chrome), select "More tools" and click "Extensions". Locate all recently-installed suspicious browser add-ons and remove them.

Removing bodelen.com ads from Google Chrome step 2

Optional method:

If you continue to have problems with removal of the bodelen.com pop-up, reset your Google Chrome browser settings. Click the Chrome menu icon Google Chrome menu icon (at the top right corner of Google Chrome) and select Settings. Scroll down to the bottom of the screen. Click the Advanced… link.

Google Chrome settings reset step 1

After scrolling to the bottom of the screen, click the Reset (Restore settings to their original defaults) button.

Google Chrome settings reset step 2

In the opened window, confirm that you wish to reset Google Chrome settings to default by clicking the Reset button.

Google Chrome settings reset step 3

Mozilla Firefox logoRemove malicious plug-ins from Mozilla Firefox:

Removing bodelen.com ads from Mozilla Firefox step 1

Click the Firefox menu firefox menu icon (at the top right corner of the main window), select "Add-ons". Click "Extensions", in the opened window, remove all recently-installed suspicious browser plug-ins.

Removing bodelen.com ads from Mozilla Firefox step 2

Optional method:

Computer users who have problems with bodelen.com pop-up removal can reset their Mozilla Firefox settings.

Open Mozilla Firefox, at the top right corner of the main window, click the Firefox menu, firefox menu icon in the opened menu, click Help.

Accessing settings (Reset Firefox to default settings step 1)

Select Troubleshooting Information.

Accessing Troubleshooting Information (Reset Firefox to default settings step 2)

In the opened window, click the Refresh Firefox button.

Clicking on Refresh Firefox button (Reset Firefox to default settings step 3)

In the opened window, confirm that you wish to reset Mozilla Firefox settings to default by clicking the Refresh Firefox button.

Confirm your want to reset Firefox settings to default (Reset Firefox to default settings step 4)

safari browser logoRemove malicious extensions from Safari:

removing adware from safari step 1 - accessing preferences

Make sure your Safari browser is active, click Safari menu, and select Preferences....

removing adware from safari step 2 - removing extensions

In the opened window click Extensions, locate any recently installed suspicious extension, select it and click Uninstall.

Optional method:

Make sure your Safari browser is active and click on Safari menu. From the drop down menu select Clear History and Website Data...

resetting safari step 1

In the opened window select all history and click the Clear History button.

resetting safari step 2

Microsoft Edge logoRemove malicious add-ons from Microsoft Edge:

Removing browser hijackers from Microsoft Edge step 1

Click the three horizontal dots icon edge more icon (at the top right corner of Microsoft Edge), select "Extensions". Look for any recently-installed suspicious extensions, right click your mouse on these entries and click "Uninstall".

Removing browser hijackers from Microsoft Edge step 2

Optional method:

Click the three horizontal dots icon edge more icon (at the top right corner of Microsoft Edge), and select Settings.

Resetting Microsoft Edge settings step 1

In the opened tab, click the "Choose what to clear" button.

Resetting Microsoft Edge settings step 2

Click Show more and select everything, and then click the "Clear" button.

Resetting Microsoft Edge settings step 3

  • If this didn't help, please follow these alternative instructions explaining how to reset Microsoft Edge browser.

Summary:

declining installation of adware while downloading free software sampleCommonly, adware or potentially unwanted applications infiltrate Internet browsers through free software downloads. Note that the safest source for downloading free software is via developers' websites only. To avoid installation of adware, be very attentive when downloading and installing free software. When installing previously-downloaded free programs, choose the custom or advanced installation options – this step will reveal any potentially unwanted applications listed for installation together with your chosen free program.

Removal assistance:
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