GeniusBox Ads (removal guide)

This guide will help you to get rid of GeniusBox Ads from your browser. First of all, you have to understand that this is a nasty adware currently infecting many browsers, including Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Other browsers, of course, aren’t an exception and can be affected by it too.


Note that GeniusBox adware is actively spread in the Internet these days on the basis of being integrated with many other free applications. So, if you ever deal with some freeware, make sure you always carefully read the information which is related to such programs. If you are going to install them, please always switch to the advanced or custom installation mode.

Advanced installation mode helps you to avoid any additional components from becoming the part of your computer. Some users, by the way, fail to be duly attentive. They just prefer to click on “Next” and “I agree” buttons, without actually understanding what exactly they agree with. This is why they often see a lot of junk applications up and running in their PCs.

So, GeniusBox is one of such junk programs. You will be really fed up facing its Ads by GeniusBox to pop up all the time. Plus, you may be redirected to various third-party sites where your PC may become infected with all kinds of junk.

To sum up, GeniusBox is not the good application for your PC. We recommend you to immediately undertake all the measures set forth below to get rid of this infection effectively from your PC. Please follow the uninstall guide below.

Removal tool for GeniusBox adware:

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Automatic removal instructions:

  • Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
  • Apply actions by Trojan Killer

  • Shut down all your browsers.
  • In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings with Trojan Killer

  • Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
  • Options to reset browsers

  • Restart your computer.

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with GeniusBox 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:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft Trojan Killer

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):

Malicious item blocked by Trojan Killer

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