Removal guides for docassistant ads
In this tutorial you will find out about the proper way of dealing with many intrusive and definitely very annoying Ads by docassistant, which may occasionally pop up in your browser. This actually means that there is a serious problem with your system right now. To be more precise, your system is contaminated with a serious adware.
Ads by docassistant adware are the problem mainly for browsers like Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. However, you will not be able to detect any particular program related to docassistant ads to be mentioned in the list of legally installed software of your PC. Likewise, you cannot find add-ons associated to this particular adware.
How does docassistant get into my system?
Be careful when you install free programs today. Adware like docassistant may be bundled with some free applications these days. To fix this problem, please carefully scan your system with GridinSoft AntiMalware, the powerful resource to combat cyber threats.
How to remove docassistant?
If you detect docassistant 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 docassistant:
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 docassistant 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):