Ad.smartwebads.com is considered as a browser hijacker and redirecting page. It uses deceptive and tricky ways to be installed in your system and then messes with your browser settings. If you”re worried about your privacy and Internet browsing safety, you should get rid of Ad.smartwebads.com adware as soon as possible.
One of the most common and effective methods, in this case, is email spam messaging and viral advertising. But wrapped installation is also a part of a spreading process.. But wrapped installation is also a part of a spreading process.
Ad.smartwebads.com page breaks in and changes some of your browser settings, like a homepage. This option will be set on Ad.smartwebads.com website, you will visit this page every time you open your browser and every time it will reroute you on some viral page. Visiting such pages can do a lot of damage to your system. That is why we strongly advised you to remove Ad.smartwebads.com web page from your browser and scan your computer for more malicious activity. Follow the removal instruction below to do that as soon as possible.
Ad.smartwebads.com automatic removal tool:
Ad.smartwebads.com 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 Ad.smartwebads.com 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):