In this direct tutorial you will find the information about removal of Common Dots adware. How does this adware penetrate into PC, what does it do and what is the best way to get rid of it effectively? In this tutorial you will find all the necessary information you need to know for this purpose.
First of all, Common Dots is an adware. This means the program responsible for displaying various intrusive ads while you surf the world wide web. These advertisements are typically quite intrusive and appear no matter what website you actually go to. Mainly these ads will come up when you go to commercial stores. However, even when browsing the regular pages you see Common Dots Ads to pop up out of the blue.
Common Dots Ads may even be relevant to your search queries. But this definitely doesn’t mean that this adware is some good application. Its only purpose is to make you click on its ads. This is exactly how the people who stand behind this adware get their profit. On the other hand, this adware will not do any single good thing for your system. You will see its ads as very intrusive in their attempts to make you click on them.
Common Dots Ads may also redirect you to various third-party websites of doubtful content. You may then be prompted to download and install various junk programs into your computer. So, definitely, you need to be very careful when you deal with these ads. You must get rid of them all immediately, before they make things even worse with your PC.
To remove Common Dots advertisements from your computer we recommend you to scan your PC with a proven antispyware program called GridinSoft Trojan Killer. You will need to remove all the infections it detects in your PC and to reset your browsers with its help. In case you need more assistance on our part, please feel free to contact us without hesitation.
Removal tool for Common Dots Ads:
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 Common Dots adware 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):