How to remove Games Desktop adware

Games Desktop is app what enable users to download free popular games. This app can display lots of new games every day, so user can find what he need. Unfortunately Games Desktop is a new adware and potentially unwanted program (pup) what often install stealthily and display many online ads. This tricky virus can infect all well-known browsers such as Edge, Opera, Mozila, Google Chrome and other. If you want to save your personal information you should follow the guide below and remove it.


Games Desktop
Games Desktop

Like other adware Games Desktop can be installed with other freeware (free software) what you download and install from suspicious site. Always check what you are going to install and never allow to freeware to install with “Custom” options. Look at “Advanced” option and cancel unwanted installation, this simple step will protect you from virus attack in the future. So after successfully installation of Games Desktop 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 Games Desktop 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. We highly recommend to remove Games Desktop from your computer as fast as possible, make your computer clean and secure place!


Games Desktop automatic removal tool:

Games Desktop 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 Games Desktop 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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