The developers claim that ClearScreen Player allows users to play online videos directly from the desktop without using any browser, but ClearScreen is classified as adware and potentially unwanted program (pup). ClearScreen install without any notification and will infect all browsers (Edge, Opera, Mozila, Google Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, and etc.) on your PC, so you will see online ads every time you online. If you want to save your personal information you should follow the guide below and remove it.
After ClearScreen become part of your system it begins to display huge mount of online ads such as pop-ups, banners and coupons every time you use your browser. Try to avoid this ad, because if you click on it you can be redirected to malicious sites where your computer can be infected with new viruses. Also, ClearScreen can steal some your private information and transfer it to the third parties. It`s become real trouble when the creators of this adware get all your logins and passwords what you save in your browser. If you want to secure your computer, you should remove ClearScreen immediate or be aware what someone can steal your personal information or destroy your computer from inside.
How does ClearScreen get into my system?
Adware like ClearScreen often installs with other freeware (free software) what you download from the suspicious sites. Always check what you are going to install and never allow to freeware to install with `Custom` options. In `Advanced` option you can find what exactly will be installed on your computer or even cancel unwanted installation. This simple rule can easily save your PC from virus attack in the future.
Removal tool for ClearScreen:
NOTE: A free version of GridinSoft Anti-Malware works as a scanner and allows you to use its tools. You need to purchase a license to be able to remove detected items.
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with ClearScreen in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware 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 Anti-Malware 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):