DeskFavorites may look an essential tool for your web browser. However, you should aware, there are a plenty of different ad-supporting software on the web, DeskFavorites is considered as one of them. Today many active users are tricked into downloading this software. The guide will help you to delete the nasty program from PC.
Though DeskFavorites is advertised as a perfect tool which simplifies your internet experience, in fact during installation of said application, other lots of unwanted programs may also get inside the PC. Thus, you should know that DeskFavorites are spreading malicious software or PUP.
How does DeskFavorites get into my system?
The software has its own website where it is spreading among users as a legitimate software. Furthermore, DeskFavorites is uses wrapped installations. Also, you need to avoid email spam messaging and viral advertising. If you are careless, the nasty software may be installed silently without your consent.
Removal tool for DeskFavorites:
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 DeskFavorites 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):