Do you notice Surf Speed Monitor ads on your screen? If you have recently detected these ads, it means that your PC is infected with malicious software, such as Surf Speed Monitor (it is formally considered as an adware). But, you’re on the right track to get rid of it. In this topic we will provide you with detailed removal guide how to delete Surf Speed Monitor virus.
So, the application is a very intrusive and will offer you various goods, service. Also, it will display numerous annoying pop-up windows, discounts, coupons, sales. Some people often go the internet to purchase something. They can think that such program, as Surf Speed Monitor will help you to save money and time. Unfortunately, you should not trust similar software. To offer you interesting and attractive ads, this adware will track your online activities and habits. Surf Speed Monitor adware usually stealthily enters into machine without users” permission. If you want to avoid such troubles, we will recommend you ignore any pop up ads and sponsored links. Also, please do not download suspicious applications from unfamiliar websites.
How does Surf Speed Monitor get into my system?
Generally, users may get an infection bundled with usual program (may be even well-known application). Surf Speed Monitor adware usually stealthily enters into machine without users knowledge. If you click on a Custom button during the install process, you will detect all extra applications which will install onto your system. Just uncheck this junk software to do not let it be installed. Moreover, you need to read the EULA. It is an important document. So, if you will follow these rules, you may easily get rid of Surf Speed Monitor adware and other malicious programs in time.
How to remove Surf Speed Monitor?
If you detect Surf Speed Monitor and don’t wish to keep it on your PC, then you can follow the removal guide given below to remove it. You may choose a manual method to delete this infection, but it should be reminded that, the manual removal is a cumbersome and risky task which must only be attempted by advanced users. If you are a novice user, it is a better option to use an automatic removal tool, for instance Trojan Killer by GridinSoft.
Removal tool for Surf Speed Monitor:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Surf Speed Monitor in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Trojan Killer and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):