About Desktop Improver virus

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Desktop Improver extension for browser what will increase user experience in online shopping. It will help user by showing deals, offers and sales on different items, so user can choose what he want and buy it with lower prices. Many users think that this program legitimate and harmless, but unfortunately Desktop Improver classified as a potentially unwanted program (PUP). Why? Because it often installs without any user notification and will show lots online advertisement every time you go online. Desktop Improver can infect all kinds of browsers such as Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera, Mozila, Edge and Google Chrome, so you will effect of Desktop Improver no matter what browser you choose.

Desktop Improver
Desktop Improver

Desktop Improver as many other adware can be installed with free software what you get from the Internet. Every time you install freeware you should check every additional options, so you will see what you get after installation process complete. As I said before Desktop Improver will display hundred of pop-ups, coupons or banners after it become part of your system. All these ads will show you great deals or sales, but try to avoid them. If you press on the ad you can be redirected to infected site where your PC can get more viruses. In additional Desktop Improver can steal your browser activity and transfer it to interested people. All this data will be used against you, so be aware. Desktop Improver creates a horrible security issue on your computer, so we highly recommend to delete Desktop Improver from your computer

Desktop Improver automatic removal tool:

Desktop Improver 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 Desktop Improver 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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