How to remove CandyBox Ads?

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CandyBox may infect all widely used internet browsers (Google Chrome, Safari, Opera, Internet Explorer, Firefox). These advertisements are quite intrusive, since they actually distract the attention of many active internet surfers. All time when they go online, they notice many intrusive ads. Unfortunately, it may appear everywhere on your screen.



Ads by CandyBox adware essentially slow down the work of your PC and web browser. You will surely notice this application to be specified in the list of legally installed applications. Also, you will notice CandyBox add-on (extension) in your browser. Generally these CandyBox Ads will not help you finding the relevant information. You may as well see plenty of intrusive pop-ups redirecting you to all sort of malicious domains.

How does CandyBox get into my system?

Although CandyBox may be downloaded from its official website in the web. But usually, it can also be installed with cost-free software packages without permission or knowledge users. We recommend you to be very careful when you surf the web and especially when you install cost-free programs. Make sure you always know ahead of time what exactly you`re suggested to install additionally to the initial program of your choice.

How to remove CandyBox?

If you detect CandyBox 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 CandyBox:

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Automatic removal instructions:

  • Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
  • Apply actions by Trojan Killer

  • Shut down all your browsers.
  • In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings with Trojan Killer

  • Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
  • Options to reset browsers

  • Restart your computer.

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with CandyBox 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:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft Trojan Killer

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):

Malicious item blocked by Trojan Killer

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