What is the scupsetup_site.exe?

scupsetup_site.exe application appears on the computer without user’s direct intention and conveys really malicious activities. It is a type of unwanted software we do not recommend keeping too long in the system. This item leads to negative consequences of the general performance of the device and does not allow to surf the Internet relaxed. Use our short guide you see below to do everything successfully.


The scupsetup_site.exe potentially unwanted application (PUP) has been spread with the help of social engineering. Hackers use popular sites (or simple redirect users to the necessary pages), inject dangerous links into the instant messages where users may install malicious applications.

How does scupsetup_site.exe get on my computer?

scupsetup_site.exe PUA (potentially unwanted application) is neither legal nor illegal. It really appears in the system with users permission, however, the last one really doesn’t know about it. In other words, malware hides in the utility users want to install in the form of bundled tools. Users allow the installation of the program altogether with infected samples. That is why we pay your attention to the fact that you shouldn’t neglect to read download agreements before you install anything. You must be sure about reliability and security of the software you are going to activate. If you are not sure about that, add an anti-malware scanner to your anti-virus and increase the level of security.


We offer you to try our anti-malware tracker GridinSoft Anti-Malware to eliminate the scupsetup_site.exe malicious application. To make the task easier, we share the removal guide you see below.

How to fix all what scupsetup_site.exe did?

Despite all these circumstances we recommend you to delete Virus, scupsetup_site.exe immediately. You can do it without efforts with special tool – Anti-Malware by GridinSoft.

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How to delete scupsetup_site.exe virus completely?

If you want to delete scupsetup_site.exe virus with Gridinsoft Anti-Malware, you need to do some manipulations. There are several steps how to remove scupsetup_site.exe virus. Let’s consider them:

At first, you need to download >Gridinsoft Anti-Malware. For this, press the following button:

Download free scanner

Then discover scupsetup_site.exe virus and all other threats, which penetrated on your PC. For this, you need to scan PC:

  • Install and run Anti-Malware
  • Move on the tab ‘Scan’ in the main menu.
  • Start scanning process by pressing the button ‘Quick scan’.

Computer scan
The scanning process is completed. All threats, including scupsetup_site.exe virus found.

  • Wait until the program scans

Wait until the program scans

  • Select ‘Move to quarantine’ and press the apply button.

Select ‘Move to quarantine’ and press the apply button

  • The program will remove all viruses

Removal process

  • On this step you need to shut down all your browsers, click on ‘Tools’ in Gridinsoft Anti-Malware’s window and select ‘Reset browser settings’:

Specify all your browsers, which you want to reset with the help of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware and press the ‘Reset’ button:

reset with the help of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware
Reset browser settings

  • You will see successful finisfing process

Reset browser settings

After all this operations you need to restart your PC to activate appropriate settings. After completing these steps, your computer will be fully devoid of virus and other malware. To verify this, you can start a re-scan.

Instruction to avoid a re-infection PC by virus

You can organize a protection for PC in real-time. It helps you to avoid a re-infection by virus. You can do it by using our special tool – Gridinsoft Anti-Malware. To understand that this software is very convenient for you, download a free version of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware:

Download free scanner

After that, activate a feature of the On-Run Protection. For this you need to do such actions:

  • Open the window of Gridinsoft Anti-Malware.
  • Move on the tab ‘Protect’.
  • Activate On-Run Protection by clicking the button ‘Start’.

After all this manipulations you’ll see such result:

Activate On-Run Protection
Activate On-Run Protection to prevent any virus related threat in the future.
Activate On-Run Protection

  • Open the ‘Update’ tab and check the newest updates


  • At the end on the ‘Scan’ tab choose the Full scan of your system.

Computer scan