Youtubegizmosis a browser plug-in which aims to improve the experience of viewing videos on YouTube or other video streaming websites. At least, its publishers claim so. The security researchers have a little bit other point of view. This program does not add any value while you are watching videos on-line. Quite to the contrary. Learn more.
This obtrusive browser extension employs a deceptive software marketing method called ‘bundling’ to be installed on the targeted Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) without users’ permission. In other words, the hackers secretly add the installers of their potentially unwanted programs like Youtubegizmos to the installation packages of various free programs and tune up them to be installed by default.
If installed, it causes system and Internet slowdowns so worsens the picture of the videos. The main purpose of this application is to generate revenue via intrusive on-line ads, enforcing unwanted browser redirects, and sharing collected information with third parties. To reach its malicious goals it collects information about your on-line activities such as mostly visited sites, data that is entered on them, etc.
It is quite normal that users do not want to keep such program which cannot render any good services on their computers. They find various removal solutions, but sometimes it happens that Youtubegizmos is stubbornly reappears. The security experts have prepared the easy and effective uninstall guide. When all instructions are done, run the reputable anti-virus program, to check if no insecure items are brought while this browser hijacker was launching. Do not hesitate to contact our tech guys if any security problems appear. Good Luck!
Removal tool for Youtubegizmos adware:
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.