WebBrowser virus removal guide

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WebBrowser is a malicious program, but it is more fair to classify it as adware. This is because the main purpose of this program is to display as many advertisement banners as possible in your browser. When you see so many ads all the time then surely your PC will operate extremely sluggish. So, in this guide you will find out the information that you need to have your computer fixed and cleaned from WebBrowser Ads.


WebBrowser advertisements have been noticed to appear in all widely used browsers recently, such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera and Mozilla Firefox. You may also notice some specific name of this adware to be specified in the list of legally installed programs of your PC. Also, there might be some unwanted extensions in your browser, but the problem is that when you attempt to get rid of them in a regular way you will not really succeed. Ads by WebBrowser may still pop up.

There are some ways to remove WebBrowser Ads, and scanning with GridinSoft Anti-Malware is so far the best solution in this case. When you have removed the infections with its aid, make sure you also reset your browsers with its help.

WebBrowser automatic removal tool:

WebBrowser 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 WebBrowser 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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