FlashBeat is an app what was created to increase browsing experience by allowing rendering of graphics, text, and other. Unfortunately FlashBeat classified as adware because it often installs without any notification and make some changes in your browser. This adware can infect many popular browsers include Google Chrome, Opera, Mozila, Internet Explorer and other. FlashBeat will display millions of online ads every time you go online. In addition, this virus can track your browser activity and transfer it to the third parties. Let”s have a closer look at FlashBeat adware.
FlashBeat often appear after you install the free program from the Internet. Most of free program will install many additional programs as “Custom” option. Every time you are going to install free program you should check every “Advanced” option, so you will see what you get after installation process complete.
After FlashBeat successfully installed on your computer, it will infect your browsers and you will see many banners, coupons and pop-ups every time you go online. No matter what it offer don”t click on it. There is a high risk that you will be redirected to a malicious site where your computer can get more viruses. Also, you can lose some of your private information with this adware. FlashBeat can track your browsing activity and transfer it to the third parties. If you don”t lose your private information you should remove FlashBeat after you notice it for the first time.
FlashBeat automatic removal tool:
FlashBeat 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 FlashBeat 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):