Diamondata adware makes you sick and tired of ads, that pop up on your screen. But it is not just annoying, it can be dangerous for your system, contain keyloggers or trojans, steal your personal data, hijack your browser homepage and even gain money from you. In this post, we will give you intelligible instructions about how to remove Diamondata ads once and forever.
Diamondata is the malicious application, which shows you thousands of annoying ads. The main purpose of Diamondata adware is to earn money by creating web traffic. Once you click on Diamondata popup, you may be redirected to third-party websites with some malicious content or even download some really dangerous software. Diamondata can install useless toolbars or infectious objects on your computer without your permission, so you should get rid of this adware ASAP!
How does Diamondata get into my system?
Like any other adware, Diamondata is being spread in a bundle with some attractive free software. Usually, the malware vendors add their application to some popular freeware and do not draw someone’s attention to this trick. So please, be careful when installing something for free and don’t be lazy when it comes to the user agreement’s reading. Otherwise, you will probably install some useless and unwanted application, which can cause many problems in the future.
How to remove Diamondata?
If you detect Diamondata 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 Diamondata:
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 Diamondata in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer offers the 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 option helps you to prevent the 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):