Be careful with pop-ups

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It is obvious that pop-ups are quite dangerous for your computer. You need to be extremely careful not to listen what they tell you. They’re very often powered by nasty adware currently inside of your system. However, things may become much worse if you listen to these pop-ups or proceed with their misleading suggestions. Your system may thus become full of other infections.

Keep in mind that these pop-ups often tell you to download and install various junk applications, such as media players, codes, video players or any other applications whatsoever. The point is that you might indeed install something like that, however, afterwards your PC may become full of other totally useless applications.

How does get into my system?

You must be very careful when you install any free software into your PC. The majority of free programs today is by default bundled with a lot of other totally useless applications like adware. So, please be very careful not to permit any concealed installations to occur in your system without your desire. Always select the option of a custom installation, instead of the standard one. This will help you to avoid all kinds of unpleasant surprises from taking place in your system.

How to remove

If you detect 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.

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Automatic removal instructions:

  • Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
  • Apply actions by Trojan Killer

  • Shut down all your browsers.
  • In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings with Trojan Killer

  • Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
  • Options to reset browsers

  • Restart your computer.

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with 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:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft Trojan Killer

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):

Malicious item blocked by Trojan Killer

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