History Open is browser add-on what was created for comfort shopping on the Internet. This app can display lots sales and offer, so user can buy what he want and pay less. Unfortunately History Open is a new adware and potentially unwanted program (pup) what often install stealthily and display many online ads. This tricky virus can infect all well-known browsers such as Edge, Opera, Mozila, Google Chrome and other. In additional it will track your browsing activity and transfer all data to the third parties and also will display millions online ads to you. This adware in another virus what we described few weeks ago – History Button, such viruses appear almost every day, so we won’t be surprised if we notice more alike viruses till the end of a week.
Like other adware History Open can be installed with other freeware (free software) what you download and install from suspicious site. If you badly need some free app you should check every “Advanced” option and check every menu, so you will know what you get after the installation process is finished. In “Advanced” option you can find what exactly will be installed on your computer or even cancel unwanted installation. This simple rule can easily save your PC from virus attack in the future. Many users report that this dangerous extension open new tab automatically, with “secure search” engine page, so be really careful if you notice this extension in your browser.
You will totally notice if you will be infected with History Open because every time you open your browser you will see many annoying ads like banners or pop-ups. Never click on randomly appeared ads because there is a high risk that you will get more viruses from a site where you will be redirected by adware. If you notice History Open you should act quickly and remove it. This is the only way how to make your computer safe and protect your personal information.
Automatic removal tool for History Open adware:
Adware applications are widespread nowadays. Gridinsoft company offers a great solution for all problems, which can be caused by adware, including the free scanner, unwanted programs remover and Reset Browser Settings tool to clean all popular browsers from ads, pop-ups, and redirects. In this guide, we will explain how to use GridinSoft Anti-Malware to clean your system and keep it safe from threats in future.
Step by step instructions on how to remove History Open adware
- Run GridinSoft Anti-Malware and choose the scan type, which is suitable for your needs. Of course, for the accuratest scan results we recommend you to choose the “Full Scan”.
- Give Anti-Malware a little time to check your system:
- Move to quarantine all the viruses and unwanted files, that you see in the results list:
- Enjoy the malware removal process:
Note, that in case with adware it is very important to use the Reset Browser Settings tool to get rid of all ads and redirects completely. The following video is devoted to this simple and effective procedure.
How to reset your browser automatically with GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
Prevent your PC from being reinfected with History Open 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”.