There are many users today who face the permanent problem of Ads by CoolLinks to pop up in their browsers. Most often through these ads appear when users visit some commercial web sites. You definitely should be careful not to click on these ads, since they may bring you to different unsafe places in the web.
In addition to advertisement banners, CoolLinks adware may also produce plenty of annoying pop-up windows that will lead you to all sorts of unsafe domains. When you look into the Task Manager you may discover several suspicious processes running simultaneously, and they may be related to CoolLinks adware.
It is clear that CoolLinks might not be the only infection in your computer. Please be careful when you install any free software. You must not permit any concealed installation to occur in your system without your permission or approval. Finally, to get rid of these Ads by CoolLinks we suggest that you carefully follow the removal tutorial below.
CoolLinks automatic removal tool:
CoolLinks 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 CoolLinks 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):