How to remove ads by PalMall? (Uninstall guide)
PalMall is classified as an adware by the majority of the popular anti-viruses. If installed, it exposes the affected Web browser to plenty of intrusive commercial ads such as: in-line text, coupon, banner, transitional, price comparison ads etc. This browser add-on serves as a tool for making money on advertisements. It cannot enhance the performance of your browser or reduce your costs if shopping on-line, as it is claimed by its developers. If program cannot render any valuable service, it is quite logically to get rid of. The guide below will tell you how to do it.
PalMall is being distributed using a deceptive software marketing method called ‘bundling’. It means that publishers add the installers of PalMall to some freeware and do not adequately disclose about it. The users install the desired program and gets absolutely undesired tool in addition. Following successful infiltration, except annoying ads, PalMall starts tracking user’s Internet browsing activity, records what sites the users visit and show the relevant ads basing on this information. PalMall ads are presented in the form of green or blue underlined keywords and if one moves the mouse towards them, pop-up advertisements appear. Note that hitting these pop-ups may lead to various computer infections. Plus, this adware violates the privacy of the users constantly tracking their on-line sessions, collecting personal information like IP addresses, geographic location, unique identifier numbers, browser type, cookies, search queries entered into search engines (Google, Bing, etc.), website URL’s visited, pages viewed and other similar info. Nobody would like to allow the access to the private details, wouldn’t it? So, do not postpone the removal PalMall adware.
We offer you two possible ways how to terminate the activity of this impudent tool. You can delete it automatically by means of GridinSoft Trojan Killer or manually, carefully following each step, described in the guide. Please choose the most preferable method for you. Note, that if you face any difficulties, our security experts are glad to help you. You can contact our customer support team any time you need.
Removal tool for Ads by PalMall:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with Trojan Killer and click “Apply” at the end of scan.
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click Reset browser settings” button again:
- Restart your PC.