What is Personal-video.live

Personal-video.live is a viral site with spam and advertising, which displays annoying notifications in browsers. This can happen due to infection with a virus that penetrates your computer along with downloaded files and works quietly in the background. Or users manually granted Personal-video.live access to the settings and allowed it to create push-notifications. Quite often this happens on dubious websites, that display pages similar to this:

Personal-video.live notifications

Personal-video.live wants to Show notifications. Click “Allow” to close this window. This window can be closed by pressing "Allow". If you wish to continue browsing this website just click the more info button. Click Allow to confirm that you are not a robot!

While surfing the Internet or even when browsers are closed users may receive unwanted ads, news, promotions in the right-bottom corner of the desktop. Noticing these signs of infection, the user launches an anti-virus scan. If you use a good antivirus, it will find and remove the virus itself, but it will not touch the settings specified in browsers. Those can be fixed by manual manipulations or using special tools. The guide below will assist you in all necessary steps to remove Personal-video.live ads and notifications and virus removal.

How Personal-video.live infected your PC

Users see Personal-video.live notifications because the website is allowed to display them. Notifications feature itself is widely used for sites like YouTube, Facebook, blogs, news sites, social networks. With help of notifications, people get an instant alert about the latest posts, videos, news, etc. Malefactors spotted this resource and its advertising potential. They palm off special landing pages, where they literally force victims to click the “Allow” button with help of deceptive warnings, appeals, promises or even threatening. Inexperienced users click on it and open the pandora’s box with their own hands. To block such phishing pages, please, always use ad-blockers, for example, AdGuard (AdGuard for Mac). To remove Personal-video.live, and get rid of undesired consequences follow instructions on this page.

  1. Download Personal-video.live Removal Tool
  2. Stop Personal-video.live notifications in browsers
  3. Remove/Uninstall Personal-video.live from Control Panel and Applications
  4. Remove Personal-video.live extensions from browsers
  5. Reset browser search and homepage settings
  6. Block Personal-video.live search redirects
  7. How to protect from threats like Personal-video.live

Download Removal Tool for Windows

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To remove Personal-video.live completely, we recommend you to use WiperSoft AntiSpyware from WiperSoft. It detects and removes all files, folders and registry keys of Personal-video.live and several millions of other adware, hijackers, toolbars.

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Download Combo Cleaner

To remove Personal-video.live completely, we recommend you to use Combo Cleaner. It can help you remove files, folders and registry keys of Personal-video.live and uninstall hijackers, toolbars and unwanted add-ons from browsers.

Remove Personal-video.live manually for free

Here is the manual step-by-step tutorial for full Personal-video.live removal from your computer. This works 99% and was checked with the latest versions of Personal-video.live installer on operating systems with the latest updates and browser versions.

Disable push notifications from Personal-video.live in browsers

Remove Personal-video.live from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Google Chrome

  1. Go to Google Chrome settings, by clicking 3-dots icon in the top-right corner and choosing Settings.
  2. Open advanced settings by clicking Advanced in the bottom.
  3. Under opened Privacy and security tab, choose Content settings.
  4. Click on Notifications menu (with the bell icon).
  5. Set up preferred overall settings for push notifications and click Manage exceptions… button.
  6. Find Personal-video.live in the list and click cross icon to remove it. Click Done button to confirm the action.

Remove Personal-video.live from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Mozilla Firefox

  1. Go to Mozilla Firefox options, by clicking 3-bars icon in the top-right corner and choosing Options.
  2. Choose Content tab on the left side.
  3. Under Notifications, set up preferred overall settings for push-notifications and click Choose… button.
  4. Find Personal-video.live in the list and click Remove site to remove it.
  5. Click Safe Changes button to confirm the action.

Remove Personal-video.live from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Safari

  1. Open Safari, and in the top menu click Safari, choose Preferences.
  2. In the Preferences window, click on Websites tab.
  3. On the left side, choose Notifications. You will see the list of websites and their settings for showing notifications.
  4. Find Personal-video.live in the list and click Remove button.

Remove Personal-video.live from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Android (Chrome)

  1. Open Google Chrome app on Android, and tap on three dots to open main menu.
  2. In the drop-down menu choose Settings, scroll down and under Advanced section tap on Site Settings.
  3. In the Site Settings menu tap on Notifications.
  4. In the Allowed list of websites allowed to show notifications find Personal-video.live, tap on it and in the bottom of the window tap on Clean & Reset button.
  5. Confirm your action by tapping on Clean & Reset again in opened dialog box.

Remove Personal-video.live from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Microsoft Edge

  1. Open Microsoft Edge, and click on the three-dots menu, in the top-right corner.
  2. In the drop-down menu choose Settings, and in the left part click Advanced.
  3. Under Website permissions section, click Manage permissions button.
  4. Find Personal-video.live in the list and click on the cross sign to remove the setting and disable its notifications.

Remove Personal-video.live from Control Panel or Applications

To start removing Personal-video.live you should uninstall it using Control Panel. It can be present by different names – “Personal-video.live”. It should uninstall correctly, however, we recommend you to use IObit Uninstaller Pro to clean leftover items after uninstalling. Here are instructions for Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 and Mac.

Remove Personal-video.live from Mac:

  1. In the Finder sidebar, click Applications.
  2. Personal-video.live might have an Uninstaller.
  3. Otherwise, drag Personal-video.live from the Applications folder to the Trash (located at the end of the Dock).
  4. Then choose Finder > Empty Trash.

Remove Personal-video.live from Windows XP:

  1. Click on Start button.
  2. Choose Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find recently installed suspicious program.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Remove Personal-video.live from Windows 7:

  1. Click Start button.
  2. Then go to Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find recently installed suspicious program and click Uninstall.

Remove Personal-video.live from Windows 8:

  1. Hover mouse pointer to the bottom-right corner to see Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find recently installed suspicious program, click Uninstall.

Remove Personal-video.live from Windows 10:

There are 2 ways to uninstall Personal-video.live from Windows 10

Way one
  1. Click on the Start button.
  2. In opened menu choose Settings.
  3. Click on the System tile.
  4. Click Apps & features and locate recently installed suspicious program in the list.
  5. Click on it and then click Uninstall button near it.
Way two (classic)
  1. Right-click on the Start button.
  2. In opened menu choose Programs and Features.
  3. Locate recently installed suspicious program in the list.
  4. Click on it and then click Uninstall button above.

Cannot uninstall Personal-video.live

In some cases Personal-video.live won’t uninstall and gives you message that “You do not have sufficient access to uninstall Personal-video.live. Please, contact your system administrator” when you try to remove it from Control Panel or “Access denied” error when removing Personal-video.live folder and files. This happens, because process or service does not allow you to do it. In this case, I will recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 or Malwarebytes AntiMalware or uninstall Personal-video.live in Safe Mode. To boot in Safe Mode do the following:

  1. Reboot your computer.
  2. While it starts booting type F8 button.
  3. This will open Advanced Boot Options menu.
  4. Choose Safe Mode and wait until Windows loads.
  5. Go to Control Panel > Uninstall a program and remove recently installed suspicious program

>> See detailed instructions and video tutorial on how to boot in Safe Mode

and for Mac:

If you can’t uninstall Personal-video.live using instructions above, or it keeps coming back, you can use free AppCleaner for Mac to remove all residual data and libraries of Personal-video.live. Follow instructions below:

  1. Download free AppCleaner.
  2. Drag Personal-video.live from Applications folder to AppCleaner window.
  3. Choose files and folders you want to remove along with Personal-video.live.
  4. Click Delete button.

Remove malicious add-ons from your browsers

Uninstalling Personal-video.live from Control Panel often does not bring desired effect. It sometimes have browser extension and it may still be active in Safari, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Here are instructions on how to remove Personal-video.live related extension from your browsers manually.

Safari:

  1. Start Safari on your Mac, click Safari to open drop-down menu and choose Preferences
  2. Click Extensions tab.
  3. Find Personal-video.live extension.
  4. Click Uninstall button to remove it.

Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome browser
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://extensions/.
  3. Find Personal-video.live related extension.
  4. Click the trash can icon to remove them.
  5. Also remove other suspicious extensions from the list.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) about:addons.
  3. Choose Personal-video.live related extension.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.
  5. Remove all suspicious extensions from the list.

Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):

Note: There is no feature to remove browser extensions from browser in latest version of Internet Explorer. To remove Personal-video.live from Internet Explorer, please, perform instructions for uninstalling program from Control Panel. To disable Personal-video.live, please, do the following:

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
  3. In opened menu Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable or Personal-video.live related extension.
  6. Also disable other suspicious extensions from the list.

Opera Browser:

Generally, Personal-video.live does not install in Opera browser however you can always double check. Do the following:

  1. Start Opera browser.
  2. Go to Tools > Extensions > Manage Extensions.
  3. Find Personal-video.live extension.
  4. Click Uninstall button.
  5. Also remove other suspicious extensions from the list.

Reset browsers settings (homepage, default search)

Personal-video.live installs search engine that hijacks your browsers. Here is instruction to reset your browsers homepage, new tab and search engine to default values.

Reset Safari:

  1. Start Safari on your Mac, click Safari to open drop-down menu and choose Preferences
  2. Go to the Privacy section of Safari’s preferences.
  3. Click Remove All Website Data button.
  4. In opened window click Remove Now button to remove data stored by websites in Safari.
  5. Go to the Advanced section of Safari’s preferences.
  6. Click the Show Develop menu in menu bar option.
  7. In the menu click Develop and select Empty Caches from this menu.
  8. Again, go to Safari menu and choose Clear History….
  9. Choose to clear all history and click Clear History button.

Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome browser
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://settings/.
  3. Scroll down and find Show advanced settings link.
  4. Click on it and scroll down to the bottom again.
  5. Click Reset browser settings button and click Reset to confirm.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) about:support.
  3. Click Reset Firefox… button.
  4. Click Reset Firefox to confirm.

Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):

  1. Start Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
  3. In opened menu choose Internet options.
  4. Click Advanced tab.
  5. Click Reset button.
  6. Choose Delete personal settings and click Reset.

Opera Browser:

  1. Close Opera and open command prompt from the start menu.
  2. Type following command del %AppData%\Opera\Opera\operaprefs.ini
  3. Start Opera.

How to block ads and pop-ups from Personal-video.live

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Personal-video.live push notifications, in most cases, are caused by a program installed on your PC or add-on installed in browsers. However, sometimes it can appear on a clean computer when visiting a malicious website, using an advertising script. Also, apps that generate “Personal-video.live” ads and banners are themselves installed from pop-ups. To protect your PC and browsers from phishing websites, pop-up ads, banners, malicious scripts it is recommended to use AdGuard. Download free trial here:

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Final tips

Be careful surfing the internet and downloading software, as programs like Personal-video.live may become a real headache as they are hard to remove and break your privacy. To keep safe from such threats we recommend you always use antivirus and one of anti-malware programs available on the market. One of the best anti-spyware and anti-malware programs is SpyHunter 5. It can protect your PC from threats like Personal-video.live.

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