Ntpo.com – is a fake search engine which redirects or completely takes over your favorite browser. Ntpo.com replaces your default homepage and installs itself as your default search engine. Ntpo.com may appear legitimate to users, however browser hijacker is known to install using dubious installation software.
It’s often the user itself which allowed the Ntpo.com fake search engine on their computer. When you download and install software from unknown and some legitimate sources, make sure there are no offers or useful enhancements installed as a third party software. The installation of free software can be build using dark patterns. This means that, unfortunately, some downloads do not adequately disclose that other software will also be installed on your computer visible to the user.
You should overview the End User License Agreements and Terms of Agreement before downloading and installing suspicious software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process using it’s Quick Install of Next button, doing this might infected your computer with a browser hijacker.
Automatic removal tool for Ntpo.com adware:
Step by step instructions how to remove Ntpo.com adware.
- First of all, you need to download and install GridinSoft Anti-Malware.
- Then you should choose “Quick scan” or “Full scan”.
- Run to scan your computer system with it.
- After the scan is completed, you need to click on “Apply” button to remove Ntpo.com adware:
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Ntpo.com adware 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 “On-Run 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:
The useful and interesting function may allow people to prevent install of malicious software. It means, when you will try to install some suspicious file, On-Run Protection will block this installation attempt ahead of time. NOTE! If users want to allow the dangerous program to be installed, they may choose “Ignore this file” button. In case, if you want to terminate malicious program, you must select “Confirm”.