Best way to remove AdPunisher Ads
Ads by AdPunisher are extremely annoying and intrusive, but the worst part of the story about them is the fact that they`re very dangerous. Clicking on them may lead you to a lot of unsafe places in the world wide web, through which your PC may later on be seriously contaminated with all kinds of malicious programs.
Ads by AdPunisher adware essentially slow down the work of your computer. The program is known to cause high CPU usage and consume a lot of system resources. You will notice that your browsers infected by this adware may even crash, whereas your system may be constantly freezing.
How does AdPunisher get into my system?
Note that AdPunisher adware is most likely bundled with many other free applications. Your responsibility in this case is to be very careful not to permit any concealed installations to take place in your system. Always choose the option of a custom (advanced) installation to prevent any unwanted software from penetrating into your PC. This is the best way to prevent AdPunisher adware installation into your PC. Please follow the guide to get rid of this program using GridinSoft Trojan Killer.
How to remove AdPunisher?
If you detect AdPunisher 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 AdPunisher:
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 AdPunisher 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):