DiscountMagnet application is not helpful program. Today, many people to purchase various goods via Internet. It is a really convenient and profitable. But, unfortunately, some scammers also know about it and developed certain software which may help them to generate income. DiscountMagnet is a namely such program. It is described as a useful software for online shopping. But, it is an adware program. The application may inflict harm your system and steal your sensitive data. Therefore, you should remove DiscountMagnet as soon as possible.
- Install other infections onto your PC.
- Steal your computer privacy.
- Slow down your PC performance.
- Display large amounts of pop-up ads.
How does DiscountMagnet get into my system?
To prevent DiscountMagnet malware, you should stay away from doubtful web sites, sponsor links, attractive banners and pop up ads. On the other hand, you also must be very attentive during the install process cost-free programs. Often, such applications spread via different free software. User may think that download only one useful software, but often bundled there are extra applications. Thus, you should click on the Custam button to detect different infections and unselect them in time.
How to remove DiscountMagnet?
If you detect DiscountMagnet 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 DiscountMagnet:
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 DiscountMagnet 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):