AdFreeApp adware removal guide

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AdFreeApp is an unwanted program. Also, it is detected as an adware that displays ads by AdFreeApp, deals, banners and commercial links within IE, Firefox and other popular web browsers. When this intrusive AdFreeApp adware is installed on your system without your solution, it is not easy to delete. Therefore, we recommend you read this post and please, follow every step this guide to remove AdFreeApp.


The AdFreeApp adware may spread bundled with any free software. Be very careful because even well-known program may contain this unwanted application if you download it on doubtful web sites. Another thing to bear in mind that AdFreeApp will install on your PC with/without your solution/knowledge.

When the AdFreeApp adware is installed on your PC, it will display commercial links, underlined words that will show various pop up ads and other unwanted kinds of advertising in your web browsers. Moreover, you may see on your screen pop-up windows with fake updates of your browser, Adobe FlashPlayer and Java, are a well known problem of the AdFreeApp adware. Unfortunately, these pop-ups can be a risk to become infected with other more severe malware.

We advise you to be more pay attention while installing any free applications. Actually, it may contain extra software. You must understand it is important that you carefully read such document as the EULA (End User License Agreements), and the installation procedure. When you have the possibility you need to select Custom or Advanced installation option. This is a precaution will help you detect what other (unwanted) program will also be installed and avoid infection.

How to remove AdFreeApp?

So, if you want to delete AdFreeApp adware you may choose an automatic or manual method. We may recommend you to uninstall this unwanted application in your PC by carefully following the removal guidelines set forth below. This decision implies scanning of your PC with Trojan Killer by GridinSoft, the secure antimalware tool, and removal of all viruses with its full registered version. If you need more help on our part, please feel free to contact us at any time.

AdFreeApp automatic removal tool:

AdFreeApp removal steps:

  • Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer and scan your computer with it.
  • Click on “Apply” to remove all infections found after the scan is completed:
  • Apply actions by Trojan Killer

  • Shut down all your available browsers.
  • In GridinSoft Trojan Killer click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
  • Built-in utility of Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with AdFreeApp in the future.

GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer

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 Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer

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