There are many users these days who see a lot of annoying InfoLinks Ads to pop up in their browsers. This adware may attack practically all widely used browsers these days, including Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Other browsers, of course, aren’t an exception and can be touched by it too.
InfoLinks adware has the only thing in mind – to generate profit for the people who stand behind it. The more clicks you make on these InfoLinks Ads, the more profit is generated. Hence, we recommend you not to take part in this business for making income for the people who stand behind this adware. Please get rid of it as soon as you find its presence in your system.
How does InfoLinks get into my system?
Speaking about InfoLinks adware penetration and distribution methods, it is necessary to know that it is often bundled by default with many other cost-free programs. Your job is always to pay close attention when you surf the web or install anything. Don’t permit any concealed installations to occur in your system. Always carefully read the EULAs (End User License Agreements) related to free applications of your choice. Stay safe!
How to remove InfoLinks?
If you detect InfoLinks 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 InfoLinks:
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 InfoLinks 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):