In this article you will find the proper way to uninstall Yontoo adware. This is the program responsible for displaying all kinds of annoying Ads by Yontoo everywhere in your browser. No matter what sites you go to, you will see Yontoo on the top of the content. And this fact will surely be very annoying and distracting for many users to observe. But the world part of the story is the fact that these ads may lead you to various dangerous places in the world wide web.
Ads by Yontoo have been noticed to attack the majority of browsers as per today, such as Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. You may notice Yontoo as a standalone application running in your PC. Also, you will notice that the adware installed its add-on (extension) in your browsers. Obviously, if you want to get rid of Yontoo adware manually, you will need to uninstall this application in a regular way and to remove all its available extensions from browser.
How does Yontoo get into my system?
Remember that Yontoo adware is widely spread in the web through being bundled by default with a lot of other free programs. If you`re a person who spends a lot of time downloading and installing cost-free programs, make sure you pay close attention to the installation details. Make sure you carefully read the information contained in the EULAs (End User License Agreements) related to all cost-free programs you`re going to install into your system. Stay safe!
How to remove Yontoo?
If you detect Yontoo 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 Yontoo:
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 Yontoo 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):