Ad-Maven Ads. How to remove?

Ad-Maven Ads, also known as Ads by Ad-Maven, are the problem for many active Internet surfers today. As soon as they open their browsers they suddenly see these unwanted pop-up windows marked as Ads by Ad-Maven. No matter what websites they go to, these pop-ups will appear quite often and will definitely distract user’s attention. This guide will help you to fix your browser and remove all malware from your computer related to this issue.

Ad-Maven Ads

Ads by Ad-Maven may appear practically in all widely used browsers these days, such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera and Mozilla Firefox. Users who are active in downloading and installing cost-free applications need to make sure that they do not permit any concealed installations to take place in their PCs without their permission or approval. This is the best way to avoid intrusion of Ad-Maven Advertisements into your system.

Ad-Maven Ads may redirect users to many other dangerous places in the web, through which the system may be contaminated with plenty of other hazardous utilities. You’re strongly advised not to click on these advertisements, no matter how tricky they are. Additionally, the multitude of these ads will cause your PC to operate extremely sluggish. You’re therefore strongly advised to get rid of these advertisement banners as soon as possible by carefully scanning your system with a genuine anti-malware application.

What anti-virus can remove Ad-Maven Ads effectively from your system? We recommend you to choose GridinSoft Anti-Malware for this purpose. What you should do is to scan your system with it, remove the infections it finds in your system and to reset your browsers with its help as explained in the tutorial below. Feel free to get in touch with us if you require any additional help on our part.


Ad-Maven adware automatic removal tool:

Ad-Maven adware removal steps:

  • Download GridinSoft AntiMalware and scan your PC with it.
  • Click on “Apply” to remove all threats found after the scan is completed:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft AntiMalware

  • Shut down all your available browsers.
  • In GridinSoft AntiMalware click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
  • Built-in utility of GridinSoft AntiMalware to reset browser settings

  • Follow the instructions, select browsers you need to be reset, and click on “Reset” button. Finally, restart your computer to apply all made changes:
  • Options to reset browsers with GridinSoft AntiMalware

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft AntiMalware:

How to prevent your PC from being contaminated with Ad-Maven Ads again in the future.

GridinSoft AntiMalware 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 AntiMalware

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 AntiMalware 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 AntiMalware

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