In this tutorial you will find the information about removal of Ads by DiscountRatio from your computer. First of all, you need to understand that this program is fairly classified as a potentially unwanted one. You have to be very careful whenever you see its ads and different pop-ups. Please do not click on them, since this is very dangerous. You may be brought to a lot of third-party websites through which your system may become infected with all kinds of other computer infections. Some of them are considered as serious PC viruses.
DiscountRatio adware may practically attack all PCs in the world, as long as the Internet is available in such countries. What you should realize it that the adware is often installed into PCs as a result of user’s failure to be duly attentive. Sometimes people install free applications and are in a great hurry to start using it. So, they often click on “Next” and “I agree” buttons during the software installation process, without actually devoting time to read what exactly they agree with.
Free applications are by default bundled with various adware, browser hijackers and other PUPs (potentially unwanted programs). Users need to pay close attention to the information stated in the setup wizards of such free programs. It is important to realize that in addition to the main program of your choice you may be suggested to make a lot of other extras as the part of your computer. Sos it is very important to always read the information contained in the EULAs (End User License Agreements) of all free programs you’re going to install into your computer.
DiscountRatio adware is capable of showing a lot of intrusive ads through all major browsers installed in your computer. This problem, by the way, is the issue for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera and Mozilla Firefox mainly. You may notice this program to be mentioned in the list of legally installed applications of your computer. Plus, you may as well see a lot of third-party add-ons (extensions) in your browsers.
To fix the problem of DiscountRatio adware and its intrusive ads we recommend you to scan your PC with a reliable antimalware weapon called GridinSoft Trojan Killer. You will need to remove all the infections it finds in your PC (with its full registered version) and to reset your browsers with its help. In case you require more assistance on our part, please feel free to contact us at any time of your choice.
Removal tool for DiscountRatio:
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 DiscountRatio 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):