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How to remove WebDiscover adware application?

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WebDiscover looks like a legit web browser. It is quite similar with Google Chrome, but it uses deceptive methods of installation and shows adverts. That is why it is considered as an adware and a potentially unwanted program.


WebDiscover
WebDiscover

After successful installation of WebDiscover, you will notice that you have a new browser in your system. It will set itself as a browser by default. Sometimes it can lock itself in your system so you won`t be able to remove it manually. WebDiscover browser will show you different homepage, search engines and adverts. It is not advised to click on them because they may appear viral and reroute you on malicious pages.

How does WebDiscover get into my system?

WebDiscover browser has its own website, where it is advertising and spreading as a legit software. But because this website is not so popular, this browser uses bundling method to be installed along with another program. It can also use viral advertising and junk emails spread among users. That is wy it is advised to remove WebDiscover adware and check your computer for any other malicious activity. Follow the removal guide below to do that as soon as possible.


Removal tool for WebDiscover:

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Automatic removal instructions:

  • Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

  • Shut down all your browsers.
  • In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings with GridinSoft Anti-Malware

  • Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
  • Options to reset browsers with GridinSoft Anti-Malware

  • Restart your computer.

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with WebDiscover 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:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

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):

Malicious item blocked by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

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