DigiSmirkz is a dubious toolbar developed by Mindspark Interactive Network. It is promoted as a browser extension that will allow you to insert various emoticons to your messages and emails. While some users might consider it useful, malware specialists classify it as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and a browser hijacker. It is available for download on the official website but it can also spread using software bundles. It will make changes to your browser and attempt to redirect you to sponsored pages. That is the main purpose of EasyPDFCombine. It aims to generate traffic for those sites and in that way make income. While PUPs are not regarded as high-level threats, they can expose users to malicious content which could do a lot of damage. There many alike viruses on the Internet what can be installed with EasyPDFCombine adware, such as Initialpage123.com or Ourluckysites.com. It is not recommended to allow PUPs to remain on the system and we suggest you delete EasyPDFCombine as soon as possible.
PUPs can usually be obtained from official websites and download stores but they also spread with free software. If you frequently install free software, you might have noticed that sometimes adware and browser hijackers install together with it. When installing programs, you need to pay close attention to the process and read everything. If there is something attached, it should be stated during the installation process. If possible, always use Advanced or Custom settings and deselect added items. All you have to do is uncheck the boxes and that will prevent added items from installing. If you wish to avoid having to remove EasyPDFCombine or similar, make sure you always deselect added items.
EasyPDFCombine is advertised as a tool that provides emoticons and that certainly seems useful to some users but it has negative features that should make you reconsider allowing EasyPDFCombine to remain on your system. It will make changes to your browser and if you did not install it willingly, those changes will come as a surprise. They will happen without your permission and you will not be able to undo them unless you delete EasyPDFCombine first. Your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers will have EasyPDFCombine as their homepages and that might not seem like a big deal but if you use the provided search engine, your results will be flooded with sponsored results. The hijacker aims to generate income and it will do that by redirecting you to those sponsored sites. You could also be led to malicious sites and end up with malware on your computer, which is why we suggest you remove EasyPDFCombine.
A simple removal tool for Easy PDF Combine virus:
EasyPDFCombine virus removal instructions
First, install GridinSoft Trojan Killer Portable on your computer.
Open the program and choose the type of scan you want to run (Recommended Full):
Wait a few minutes until scanning process is over:
Click on “Cure PC!” button to delete EasyPDFCombine virus:
STEP 4 (Optional)
Use the reset browser settings tool of Trojan Killer Portable. The video below will show you how to remove browser infection completely.
This video will show you how to remove EasyPDFCombine virus easily from your computer:
We hope this simple removal guide and our tool helped you to deal with EasyPDFCombine virus and removed it completely from your computer. If it didn’t, or if you have any questions you can leave a comment below, or contact our Support team.