Ads by LolyKey adware have been noticed to attack all major browsers today, including Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. You may notice LolyKey adware to be mentioned in the list of legally installed applications of your computer. Also, you might as well see that the adware installed its own add-on (extension) into all the above-mentioned browsers.
LolyKey Ads must not be clicked by you, no matter how tricky and intrusive they are. The adware promises to really improve your browsing experience by furnishing you with some relevant information. However, the truth is that this adware is absolutely good for nothing. Its only mission is to bring profit for those people who distribute it in the world wide web.
How does LolyKey get into my system?
LolyKey adware is widely spread in the world wide web today through being bundled by default with a lot of other cost-free programs. If you spend a lot of time downloading and installing freeware, make sure you always carefully read the information contained in the EULAs (End User License Agreements) related to all cost-free applications you`re going to install. And if you see anything suspicious, select the option of a custom or advanced installation always!
How to remove LolyKey?
If you detect LolyKey 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 LolyKey:
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 LolyKey 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):