How to remove Pass and Play Ads?

Pass and Play adware belongs to the BrowseFox family, also detected by some security programs as PUP.Optional.Yontoo. This seems to be a brand new adware currently attacking many active PCs connected to the Internet right now. So, this guide will help you in getting rid of this disgusting adware fully from your system.


Pass and Play
Pass and Play

Pass and Play adware may attack practically all widely used browsers these days, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge. Surely, you will be quite fed up to see such advertisement banners everywhere in your screen. What is the best way to get rid of them?

When speaking about Pass and Play adware removal, it is necessary to mention that this adware is often spread in the Internet through integration with many other cost-free applications. So, users should be very careful when they download and install any cost-free applications. It is mandatory to pay attention to all installation details not to permit any hidden installations to occur in their PCs.


Pass and Play automatic removal tool:

Pass and Play 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 Pass and Play 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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