Youtv.link is a new browser hijacker currently infecting many widely used browsers, such as Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Users see that Youtv.link hijacked the home page of these browsers. However, no matter what they do to remove this, the problem still persists.
In order to completely eliminate Youtv.link hijacker from all major browsers you definitely need to possess with a powerful and proven antispyware application, such as GridinSoft Trojan Killer. You will need to remove all the infections it detects in your system (with the help of its full registered copy) and to reset your browsers with its help. This is the best way to delete this virus from your PC.
Let us devote some time explaining how exactly to prevent Youtv.link virus from infecting your system. First of all, note that the majority of browser hijackers and adware are by default integrated with a lot of cost-free applications. So, if you’re a person who spends a lot of time downloading and installing cost-free programs, make sure you always pay close attention to what exactly you’re going to install into your PC in addition to the main application of your choice. Reading the EULAs (End User License Agreements) is also another must-do thing for you. Stay safe!
Youtv.link automatic removal tool:
Youtv.link removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Youtv.link in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer 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):