FlexibleShopper is a new adware currently infecting many PCs connected to the Internet. You may notice that these Ads by FlexibleShopper appear in all widely used browsers, such as Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Ads by FlexibleShopper generally don`t bring any valuable information before you.
Ads by FlexibleShopper essentially slow down the operation of your computer. You may notice that this program causes high CPU usage and makes it really difficult for you to surf the world wide web. You may be permanently redirected by your browser to random third-party pages where your system will become full of other infections (in case you download them).
How does FlexibleShopper get into my system?
FlexibleShopper Ads are spread in the world wide web these days through being closely integrated with many other free programs. If you are the person who likes downloading and installing cost-free applications, make sure you first read the EULAs (End User License Agreements) carefully. This will help you to avoid all sorts of unpleasant surprises related to malware implantation.
How to remove FlexibleShopper?
If you detect FlexibleShopper 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 FlexibleShopper:
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 FlexibleShopper 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):