Movie Jackpot is an extension to your internet browser. This add-on is considered as an adware and a potentially unwanted program. 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. If you”re worried about your privacy and Internet browsing safety, you should get rid of Movie Jackpot adware as soon as possible.
The most effective and common is a bundling method. Most users are not paying attention to the installation process of free software programs that were downloaded from a shady and unreliable websites. Movie Jackpot also using torrent, email spam messaging to spread itself and adverts among users.
After the successful installation of Movie Jackpot, it will start to generate adverts and pop-up that will be signed as “Ads by Movie Jackpot“, “Movie Jackpot ads” and so forth. Some of these ads are not checking and they may be viral. Clicking on them will lead to the redirection on malicious links and websites. Visiting such web pages can only lead to further infections, you can catch a lot of different malware and trojan viruses that will do some serious damage to your system. Some of them can create a backdoor for cyber criminals and they will use it for malicious purposes. It is advised to remove Movie Jackpot adware from your computer as soon as possible. Follow the instructions below to deal with this threat.
Movie Jackpot automatic removal tool:
Movie Jackpot 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 Movie Jackpot 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):