How to uninstall NaviWatcher Ads from PC
NaviWatcher is a new adware. Generally, this browser add-on will attack all your internet browsers (even Google Chrome, Opera, Firefox and Internet Explorer). After installing on your PC, the software will display a lot of advertising. You will notice various banners, sales, sponsored links, special deals, coupons, attractive discounts, and so on. But, these nasty ads will pop up everywhere during your online browsing.
You must follow some simple rules in order to prevent penetration by nasty (sometimes even dangerous) programs, such as NaviWatcher Ads. First of all, always read the user agreement (completely!). You must be aware what you are offering. Furthermore, always choose advanced installation mode. The option will help you to unselect all extra programs. Thus, you need to follow the installation process all time.
How does NaviWatcher get into my system?
Usually, NaviWatcher virus comes into operating system without your knowledge or consent. Unfortunately, you may not realize that your computer is infected. This can happen when the user downloads some cost-free program or software, for example music players, converters, so on. Also, you should know that some web pages may contain special download managers which hide malicious programs.
How to remove NaviWatcher?
If you detect NaviWatcher 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 NaviWatcher:
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 NaviWatcher 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):