How to remove FlashMail adware

FlashMail is another useful add-on what will save your money and time while shopping online. This app can really help users to save some money while shopping online. Actually FlashMail classified as adware and potentially unwanted program (pup) what can easily infect all popular browsers such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera, Mozila, Safari and Edge. This FlashMail can easily track your browsing activity and transfer it to the creators of this virus.


FlashMail
FlashMail

Like other adware FlashMail can be installed with other freeware (free software) what you download and install from suspicious site. That”s why we highly recommend to check “Advanced” every time you install the free program from the Internet. This is one and the most important rule how to protect your computer. So after successfully installation of FlashMail it begins to show many ads, like banners, coupons or pop-ups every time you use your browser. As I said before not all this ad will redirect you to the online shop, most of them will send you to malicious site when you click on it. So we highly recommend to avoid such ad. In additional FlashMail will steal your browser activity (IP addresses, Internet service provider, browsing details (websites visited, pages viewed, search queries, etc.) and use this data to create more specific ads for you. Never trust to random annoying ads or you can lose your system. If you want to secure your computer, you should remove FlashMail immediate or be aware what someone can steal your personal information or destroy your computer from inside.


FlashMail automatic removal tool:

FlashMail 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 FlashMail 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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