PriceFountain according to developers improve browser quality by showing to the user different deals and sales from different online stores. User can compare prices on different items and decide what he want. But unfortunately PriceFountain is just another adware and potentially unwanted program. PriceFountain widespread because it can infect every browser such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera, Mozila, Safari and etc. You will see lots ads every time you use your browser. Also, PriceFountain can get your browser activity (IP addresses, Internet service provider, browsing details (websites visited, pages viewed, search queries, etc.)) and transfer it to the third parties.
PriceFountain can be downloaded by user and also, can be installed with free software what you get from the suspicious sites. If you skip installation process then be ready for unwanted guests. As soon as PriceFountainappears on your computer it will make some change in your browser, so you will see pop-ups, banners or coupons every time you go online. In addition, there is a high risk that you can lose your private information and hackers can use it against you. If you want to save your private information and protect your PC you should remove PriceFountain after you notice it for the first time.
PriceFountain automatic removal tool:
PriceFountain 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 PriceFountain 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):