Word Wizard Ads – how to get rid of them?
Word Wizard adware is a program not designed to help you finding the right information. The application is advertised as some helpful utility, whereas in reality its ability to assist you in surfing the world wide web is surely overestimated. The program does more harm than actual help to your system.
When you open any desired web pages, you will see Word Wizard Ads accompanying your search. Most often though these advertisements will come up when you attempt to go to some commercial pages like Walmart, Ebay, Bestbuy, Amazon, etc. The presence of these Word Wizard Ads in your system surely slows down its performance.
How does Word Wizard get into my system?
Word Wizard adware and its annoying ads may be bundled with some other free applications. You have to be very careful not to permit any concealed installations to take place in your system without your knowledge or approval. Always select the option of a custom (advanced) installation, instead of the standard one. This is the best way to avoid Word Wizard adware intrusion into your PC.
How to remove Word Wizard?
If you detect Word Wizard and don’t wish to keep it on your PC, then you can follow the removal guide given below to remove it. You may choose a manual method to delete this infection, but it should be reminded that, the manual removal is a cumbersome and risky task which must only be attempted by advanced users. If you are a novice user, it is a better option to use an automatic removal tool, for instance Trojan Killer by GridinSoft.
Removal tool for Word Wizard:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Word Wizard in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer 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):