MyShopMate is an app what, according to developers, help user with online shopping. This app will display the best price on different things, so user can choose what he need, compare prices and buy the item with lower price. Often users can see different advertisement in the search result (like on image below), we highly recommend you to avoid them too. It can be a good and useful add-on, but MyShopMate classified as potentially unwanted program (pup) and adware, what can appear on your computer without any notification and make some changes in your browsers (Opera, Mozial, Google Chrome, Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer and other. Never ignore threat like this and if you because you put your personal information in danger.
If you notice the ads signing `by MegaOffers Ads`, `Ads by MyShopMate`, `MyShopMateAds`, `Ad by MyShopMate`, `Powered by MyShopMate`, `Brought by MyShopMate` or `Brought to you by MyShopMate` while using your browser then your computer is infected and you need to clean it.
MyShopMate can be installed as a bundle with some freeware what you download and install from the suspicious sites. Always check what you are going to install and never allow to freeware to install with `Custom` options. This simple step allows you to save your computer from virus in the future.
After successfully installation of MyShopMate it begins to show many ads, like banners, coupons or pop-ups every time you use your browser. As I said before not all this ad will redirect you to the online shop, most of them will send you to malicious site when you click on it. So we highly recommend to avoid such ad. In additional MyShopMate will steal your browser activity (IP addresses, Internet service provider, browsing details (websites visited, pages viewed, search queries, etc.) and use this data to create more specific ads for you. Never trust to random annoying ads or you can lose your system. We highly recommend to remove MyShopMate from your computer as fast as possible, make your computer clean and secure place!
Automatic removal tool for MyShopMate adware:
MyShopMate adware removal instructions
So, you install GridinSoft Anti-Malware.
You must choose the type of scan.
Shut down all your available browsers.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with MyShopMate adware in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “On-Run 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:
The useful and interesting function may allow people to prevent install of malicious software. It means, when you will try to install some suspicious file, On-Run Protection will block this installation attempt ahead of time. NOTE! If users want to allow the dangerous program to be installed, they may choose “Ignore this file” button. In case, if you want to terminate malicious program, you must select “Confirm”.