What is Android-system.live?

Android-system.live is an infection that exploits a scheme of social engineering attack to promote commercial content. This infection aims to trick users into subscribing to notifications of this site. If you click the “Allow” button, you will see a variety of pop-ups, deals, offers, banners, and other intrusive sponsored content directly on your desktop, even if Google Chrome, IE, Edge, Mozilla Firefox, and all the other browsers are closed. Beware, these ads might redirect you to scam, surveys, phishing, and other unwanted sites. Therefore, the careless operation might lead to malware infections and sensitive data exposure to 3rd parties. This annoying behavior only ends when you clean the system and remove Android-system.live adware alongside other files. To do so, follow our step-by-step guide.

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Step 1: Remove Android-system.live pop-up from browsers

Uninstall Android-system.live from Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find suspicious and unfamiliar extensions.
  6. Click the trash can icon to remove them.
  7. Push Alt + F.
  8. Select Settings.
  9. Type notifications into the search bar.
  10. Select Content settings.
  11. Select Notifications.
  12. Find Android-system.live in the Allow list.
  13. Click on three dots next to Android-system.live and select Remove.

Learn more about removing extensions from Chrome.

Remove Android-system.live from Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Push Shift + Ctrl + A.
  3. Choose Android-system.live.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Remove Android-system.live from Microsoft Edge:

  1. Press Settings and more button
  2. Choose and Click on Extensions
  3. Find Android-system.live extension and click settings
  4. Press Uninstall button
  5. Start Edge again

Learn more about removing extensions from Edge.

Remove Android-system.live from Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Click Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable Android-system.live.
  6. Click More information link in the left-bottom corner.
  7. Click Remove button.
  8. If this button is grayed out – perform alternative steps.

Learn more about removing extensions from IE.

Remove Android-system.live from Opera:

  1. Launch Opera and select Settings.
  2. Scroll down to the Privacy and security section and click Site Settings
  3. Go to Notifications to see the sites whose notification permissions you’ve already allowed or denied.
  4. Find Android-system.live and block it

Learn more about removing extensions from IE.

Remove Android-system.live pop-up from Chrome on Android:

  1. Open the Chrome app.
  2. To the right of the address bar, tap More.
  3. Choose and open Settings
  4. Tap Site settings and then find Android-system.live.
  5. Turn of Android-system.live pop-up from Allowed to Block.

Learn more about removing viruses from Android.


If you still got that problem, most likely there is a rogue application that causes Android-system.live pop-ups and redirects installed on your system. To finally get rid of Android-system.live adware, you should remove all recent suspicious programs that you are sure you didn’t install.

Step 2: Remove Android-system.live pop-up from system

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find the app.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find the app and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find the app, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

Windows 10:

  1. Click on the Start button (or press the Windows key) to open the Start menu, click on the Settings at the top.
  2. Click on Apps & features on the left menu.
  3. On the right side, locate the app and click it, then click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Click on Uninstall to confirm.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 10

Note: If you can’t find required program, sort programs by date in Control panel and search for last installed programs.

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