Remove AASory Setup Malware (PUP.AD.AASORY.SETUP)

Can’t Remove AASory Setup? This page includes detailed AASory Setup Removal instructions!

The AASory Setup utility has no place on your computer. This parasite falls under the PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program) category. It is an intrusive, ad-generating invader. The AASory Setup PUP (also detected as PUP.AD.AASORY.SETUP) uses trickery to sneak into your OS undetected. Once in, it wastes no time and corrupts your web browsers. Chrome, Safari, Opera, Firefox, Edge, there is no immune program. The PUP corrupts them and takes over your browsing experience. This parasite uses aggressive strategies to turn you from a visitor into a customer. It injects various adverts on every website you visit, loads sponsored pages, and opens pop-ups. Every time you click, the PUP gets paid. Thus, it has no intentions of limiting the number of ads it displays. Quite the contrary, the parasite floods its victims with advertisements. You will notice that the more time it spends on your OS, the more aggressive it becomes. The AASory Setup parasite tends to get out of control. Its aggressive marketing is very annoying and frustrating. Yet, it is also equally dangerous. The PUP is not safe. It opens your browser to surveillance and target ads. The parasite does not display random adverts. It bases its ads on your browsing habits. Confused? Don’t be! The PUP spies on you and uses the collected information to target you. The nasty parasite turns its victims into easy targets. Don’t put up with this situation. Don’t let this invader manipulate you. Get back in control of your browser. Remove the AASory Setup PUP for good!

Remove AASory Setup

How did I get infected with AASory Setup?

The AASory Setup PUP is sneaky. It uses trickery to enter your OS without you even noticing it. The parasite lurks behind software bundles and fake updates. It also hides in torrents and spam emails. These methods, however, rely on your carelessness. The PUP is not an ingenious virus. It cannot enter your OS with an invitation. If you are negligent, however, it sneaks behind your back. No anti-virus app can protect you if you act recklessly. The key to a secure and infection-free computer is caution. Stay away from shady websites. Download your software from reputable sources only. When installing a program, pay close attention to the fine print. If the advanced/custom setup option is available, select it. Most of the free apps we download off the web come bundled with extra programs. The extras, however, more often than not, are parasites like the AASory Setup PUP. If you rush through the installation process, you are very likely to install the extras unintentionally. Don’t allow that to happen. Under the advanced setup, you would be given the opportunity to deselect all unwanted programs. Make sure you know what you are giving your permission to. Read the terms and conditions/end user license agreement. You can, of course, speed up this step by using an online EULA analyzer. If you detect anything suspicious, abort the installation immediately.

Why is AASory Setup dangerous?

The AASory Setup PUP is intrusive. It interferes with your every only activity. It doesn’t matter whether you type a search inquiry or watch an online video, the PUP is always there to annoy you. The parasite doesn’t miss an opportunity to display ads. This aggressive behavior, however, takes a toll on your computer. The PUP causes system underperformance and Internet connection instability. You may also experience frequent browser crashes. The AASory Setup PUP ruins your browsing experience. Yet, there is more to it than online interference and frustration. The PUP threatens to steal sensitive information and to expose it. This invader spies on you. It knows your every online step. Even the Incognito mode of your browser cannot hide you. When the PUP decides that it has enough information, it proceeds to send it. To whom? To its publishers, of course! To these unknown individuals who created it. Do you think that ends well for you? These people are criminals. They use the information to create customized adverts. They show you what you want to see, but when you click, bad things happen. You risk ending up on phishing and infected websites. The crooks are after your personal and financial information. They may also try to infect your computer with other parasites! Do not risk it! Take action against the AASory Setup PUP. Remove this parasite before it gets a chance to harm you! The sooner it’s gone, the better!

How Can I Remove AASory Setup?

If you perform exactly the steps below you should be able to remove the AASory Setup infection. Please, follow the procedures in the exact order. Please, consider to print this guide or have another computer at your disposal. You will NOT need any USB sticks or CDs.

  • Open your task Manager by pressing CTRL+SHIFT+ESC keys simultaneously
  • Locate the process of AASory Setup.exe and kill it


  • Open your windows registry editor by typing”regedit” in the windows search box

Navigate to (Depending on your OS version)

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run] or
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run] or

and delete the display Name: AASory Setup

Simultaneously press the Windows Logo Button and then “R” to open the Run Command

Type “Appwiz.cpl

Locate the AASory Setup program and click on uninstall/change. To facilitate the search you can sort the programs by date. Review the most recent installed programs first. In general you should remove all unknown programs.

Navigate to C:/Program Files and delete AASory Setup folder. Double check with any antimalware program for any leftovers. Keep your software up-to date!

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