Removal guide for QuizScope pop-ups

QuizScope is a simple ad-supporting extension for your internet browser. It is considered as a potentially unwanted program. It uses lots of different ways to be installed in your system and then starts to demonstrate to you ads and pop-ups all over your browser screen. This adware might present a potential threat to your system security and help cyber criminals to steal your identity or infect your computer with malicious programs.


QuizScope
QuizScope

There are a lot of different methods of breaking in. The developers are using the bundling method, that is very common and effective among software spreaders. This method is so popular because the owners of QuizScope program are getting a profit from bundled developers. Also, this software has its own official web page where it is advertising and normal program.

After successful installation, QuizScope will start to generate ads and pop-ups in your browser window. Not only these ads will decrease your computers” working speed, it will redirect you to a potentially viral website when you left click on them. One of the most common tricks to make user open the viral web page. Visiting these websites is a risk for you safety and privacy. You could catch infected file that will install more malware programs on your computer. We strongly recommend you to remove QuizScope adware as soon as you will be aware of its presence in your system. Follow the instructions from the removal guide below.


QuizScope automatic removal tool:

QuizScope 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:
  • Apply actions by GridinSoft Anti-Malware

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

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

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with QuizScope 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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