How to delete Ads by Lights Off adware?
There have been cases of many annoying Ads by Lights Off to pop up through all major browsers today. In particular, we’ve seen this trouble to be caused in Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Users need to know that all such troubles are caused by the presence of adware in their PCs. Obviously, to fix this issue they need to get rid of this adware as the cause of their troubles.
However, the problem is that often users don’t see the name of Lights Off adware to be directly mentioned in the list of legally installed applications of their PCs. It is true that in such cases it is mandatory to scan their PCs with some proven antispyware applications, such as GridinSoft Trojan Killer, remove all the infections it finds and to reset the browsers with its help.. It is true that in such cases it is mandatory to scan their PCs with some proven antispyware applications, such as GridinSoft Trojan Killer, remove all the infections it finds and to reset the browsers with its help.
How does Lights Off get into my system?
Truly, it is easier to prevent Lights Off adware infiltration ahead of time, than to look for the information about its elimination after the attack of this adware already got successful. So, if you want to avoid multiple ads from Lights Off to pop up in your screen, always select the option of a custom or advanced installation, instead of the standard one, whenever you deal with free programs. The point is that such free applications are often integrated with many useless software like adware, so please be extremely careful when you deal with them. Good luck!
How to remove Lights Off?
If you detect Lights Off 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 Lights Off:
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 Lights Off 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):