Lucid Movies is a bundled advertising application and a potentially unwanted program. It is very similar to Weather Grind program and uses same ways of breaking in. And then starts to install bundled software and show you a lot of annoying pop-ups. It is not safe to keep this kind of program inside of your computer.
This program is promoting and spreading on its official website as a legit software. But it is a bundle and a downloader for other unwanted programs. The developers are also using junk emails and viral redirects to make users open this official page.
After successful installation, the Lucid Movies program will start the installation of other bundled applications with it that will slow your computer down and can be potentially dangerous. Also, you will start to see tons of pop-ups on your computer that can do some damage to it. Clicking on these pop-ups can redirect you on different viral pages where you can be infected with more malicious programs. These are the reasons why it is advised to remove Lucid Movies program and check your computer for downloaded potentially unwanted programs. Check the removal guide here.
Lucid Movies automatic removal tool:
Lucid Movies removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft Anti-Malware and scan your computer with it.
- Click on “Apply” to remove all infections found after the scan is completed:
- Shut down all your available browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and then on “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:
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Lucid Movies 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):