DNSUnlocker stands for a very useless and even dangerous software. It is advertised as some helpful program which allows you supposedly to view geo-restricted websites by hiding your real location (based on your IP address through changing your DNS settings). Some users might think this is a good services, whereas the problem is that along with such doubtful services the program additionally causes a lot of troubles.
DNSUnlocker displays the multitude of annoying advertisement banners while users surf the web. Typically they will be marked as brought by DNSUnlocker, powered by DNSUnlocker, Ads by DNSUnlocker, etc. Plus, the browser hijacked by DNSUnlocker will spew out the multitude of annoying pop-up windows which will redirect users to different third-party websites. As a result, the PC may become contaminated even more dramatically.
DNSUnlocker may be spread in the web along with some other free programs. If you are a person who prefers to deal with cost-free applications from time to time, make sure you always check what else you may be suggested to make the part of your system in addition to the main software of your choice.
DNSUnlocker slows down all infected PCs essentially. The program consumes a lot of system resources and makes the CPU cooler to rotate at high speed. As a result, the system may crash and you will have to restart it many times, without real success. The PC will keep functioning extremely sluggish.
We suggest that you remove DNSUnlocker Ads from your computer by carefully scanning the system with a genuine anti-malware tool named GridinSoft Anti-Malware. You will need to get rid of the infections it finds in your PC and to reset your browsers with its help.
DNSUnlocker virus automatic removal tool:
DNSUnlocker removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft AntiMalware and scan your PC with it.
- Click on “Apply” to remove all threats found after the scan is completed:
- Shut down all your available browsers.
- In GridinSoft AntiMalware 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 AntiMalware:
How to prevent your PC from being contaminated with DNSUnlocker again in the future.
GridinSoft AntiMalware 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 AntiMalware 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):