You might see some strange advertisement banner in your browser titled as Ad by CostMin. The problem, however, is that this will not be just one banner, but quite many of them. CostMin is a serious adware program currently attacking the majority of browsers, such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. In this guide we will help you to remove it from your affected PC.
CostMin adware is actively spread along with many other cost-free programs downloaded by users. You should pay close attention to what exactly you are installing in addition to the main software of your choice. Do not allow any hidden installations to take place on your computer without your desire or approval. Always choose the option of a custom installation, instead of the standard one. This is how you may avoid junkware like CostMin from being brought into your system.
CostMin adware is able to convert regular words of a visited website into links. So, when you move the PC mouse towards such words, you will see CostMin ads to pop up. The problem is that such ads may cause redirections to other third-party websites, which may also be full of adware. As a result, your system could become even more infected with all sorts of junkware progarms. We recommend that you remove CostMin and all similar adware from your system by scanning your PC with a powerful anti-malware tool and resetting your browser with its help. If you need any extra help, please let us know.
Removal tool for CostMin adware:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with Trojan Killer and click “Apply” at the end of scan.
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click Reset browser settings” button again:
- Restart your PC.