Remove FavGenius from your computer
FavGenius is app what helps search information about the text with just right click on it. After you use FavGenius you will see all information about the text on Bing or Yahoo search or even in Wikipedia. But Unfortunately FavGenius classified as adware and potentially unwanted program what will display many online ads every time you use your browser. This app often installs stealthily and infect all well-known browsers like Google Chrome, Mozila, Opera, Internet Explorer and etc. Also, this adware can track your browser activity and transfer it to the third parties.
FavGenius will display to you millions of pop-ups, banners, coupons every time you use your browser. On the homepage of adware it says that this app work only for Mozila, but it`s not so correct and it infects other browsers too. Never click on such ads no matter what they offer. There is a high risk that you will be redirected to infected site where your PC will be bombarded with new viruses. Also FavGenius will get your browser information and transfer it to the third parties where all this data will be used to create more specific ads for you (according to last search result or last page views). FavGenius creates a serious security issue on your computer. We recommend to delete FavGenius from your computer as fast as possible
How does FavGenius get into my system?
FavGenius is adware what often install with other freeware what you download and install from suspicious sites. If you really need to install freeware then you should check every additional option to find out what you get when installation process complete.. If you really need to install freeware then you should check every additional option to find out what you get when installation process complete.
Removal tool for FavGenius:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with FavGenius 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 “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 Anti-Malware 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):