There are many PCs in the world wide web these days infected with Discount Dragon adware. This is a potentially unwanted application bothering the attention of many active Internet surfers as per today. The adware doesn’t really care about helping you to find what you need to find online. Its only mission so far is to make you click on its advertisements, and this is how its owners and distributors get their profit.
Ads by Discount Dragon may appear when you go to various e-commerce websites, such as Walmart, Bestbuy, Amazon, etc. Browsers like Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer are the most vulnerable ones to the risk of being affected by this adware. Of course, other browsers aren’t an exception and can be affected by it too.
Discount Dragon Ads generally don’t display any genuine information. In some cases its ads may indeed be relevant to your search queries. However, this doesn’t mean that the adware tries to help you find the right data online. Its only mission is to use your PC as a tool to generate profit for its owners and distributors. We recommend you to get rid of this program immediately from your system by carefully scanning your PC with a proper antispyware tool.
Discount Dragon automatic removal tool:
Discount Dragon 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:
- Shut down all your available browsers.
- In GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Discount Dragon 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:
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):