How to delete wow.com hijacker from browser?
In this tutorial you will find the correct information about removal of wow.com hijacker from your system. You may notice that because of this particular infection the home page of your browser got changed into wow.com. Plus, all your search queries will be permanently redirected through this particular domain name.
Wow.com additionally performs the role of adware. It shows the bunch of intrusive ads and sponsored links while you surf the web. For example, you may see these ads to be located in the home page of your hijacked browser, or together with the pseudo search results redirected via wow.com.
How does wow.com get into my system?
Keep in mind that wow.com is commonly bundled with the installers of many free programs. You must be very careful not to allow any concealed installations to take place in your system without your consent or permission. Also, do not hesitate to read the End User License Agreements related to all free applications you intend to install. This will help you to avoid penetration of wow.com into your system ahead of time.
Removal tool for wow.com:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft AntiMalware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft AntiMalware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft AntiMalware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft AntiMalware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with wow.com in the future.
GridinSoft AntiMalware 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 AntiMalware 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):