Pop-ups from paid.outbrain.com site cause a lot of troubles for many active Internet users. They see the huge number of these pop-ups and do not know how to get rid of them fully from browser. By the way, such troubles mainly occur with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge.
Pop-ups from paid.outbrain.com site are the result of some disgusting adware to be the part of your computer. When you have adware enabled, you will also notice a lot of other unwanted side effects taking place. In general, your computer will operate extremely sluggish and you will not be able to use it in a regular manner.
How does paid.outbrain.com get into my system?
The majority of adware these days, including those specific programs causing paid.outbrain.com pop-ups, have been infecting PCs through being bundled with other cost-free applications. You need to make sure that you always choose the option of a custom (advanced) installation in order not to permit any hidden installations to occur in your PC. Finally, to fix these issues please follow the removal guide below.
Removal tool for paid.outbrain.com:
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 paid.outbrain.com 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):