i get constant pop ups and critical alerts telling me my computer is infected. how do i remove this malware?

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I had cleared cookies and cache then restart the computer. Sometimes it's attached to them and intel its cleared it will stay there. I am unsure of what system you are using or I could help you get to this section where you can do this. then again you may already know how to do this. It is just my suggestion. I hope this works or that you already have it cleared. :)
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Hi jessmazzarino,

Do you have a restore point this will do the trick in several occasions.
Go to system restore and pick up a point before you installed the latest program.
Els we need the more about your infection.
What is happening and names from the malware, toolbar???

Kind regards,
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Hi Brenda and Tom, thanks for helping others in this community! 

Hi jessmazzarino, have you tried running a Full Scan? Is there any malware detected?

From your description, the pop-ups you saw might also be a Suspected Technical Support Scam. If the pop-ups still show on your computer, please follow the instruction on this page to take some screenshots for us, so we can understand the exact situation and assist you better.

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