Screen Maker is an app what was created to help users, creating screenshots with an easy button combination. This app allows to manage any picture or edit it, so user can create any kind of screenshot he need. Unfortunately Screen Maker is classified as adware and potentially unwanted program. Screen Maker gets this association because it appears randomly and not all he offers redirect you to actually online shop. Screen Maker can infect many browsers (Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera, Mozila, Edge) and steal your browser activity. Never ignore threat like this and if you because you put your personal information in danger.
Adware like Screen Maker often installs with other freeware (free software) what you download from the suspicious sites. If you are going to install some free app you should check every “Advanced” option and check every menu while installation process. Look at “Advanced” option and cancel unwanted installation, this simple step will protect you from virus attack in the future. So after Screen Maker becomes part of your system you will find many online ads (pop-ups, banners, coupons) in your browser every time you go online. All this ad is really dangerous, so try to avoid them no matter what they offer. Almost all of them will redirect you to a malicious site where your computer will be bombarded with new viruses. We highly recommend to remove Screen Maker from your computer as fast as possible, make your computer clean and secure place!
Screen Maker automatic removal tool:
Screen Maker 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 Screen Maker 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):