Consumer Input is a simple adware extension to such browser as Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. There are few reasons to consider it that way. Firstly, it uses not very decent ways sneak in your system and secondly, it messes with your browser by injecting ads and pop-ups in it. This program has spread to lots of computers and it is not safe to keep it inside.
For Consumer Input there are few ways to break in. The most effective and common is a bundling method. Most users are not very attentive to the installation process of such freeware, which leads to the installation of such adware extensions. Consumer Input also using torrent, email spam messaging to spread itself and adverts among users.
Once Consumer Input is inside, it will attach to your default web browser and start to generate adverts and pop-up in the left side of your browser. These adverts will seriously slow your system down and redirect you on potentially viral links. Visiting viral website will make more damage to your computer. You could catch a lot of different malware programs that will mess with your PC settings and slowing it even more. We strongly recommend you to remove Consumer Input adware as soon as you will be aware of its presence in your system. Follow the instructions from the removal guide below.
Consumer Input automatic removal tool:
Consumer Input 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 Consumer Input 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):