How to Get Rid of/Remove DownPay Ads-Virus Removal Tips

Posted by Britt Duncan - October 11, 2014

Cannot stop ads by DownPay completely? It slips inside silently & changes the browser settings? This removal guide provides a quick & safe way to get rid of it.

What is DownPay?

DownPay is an adware which can easily alter the default settings of the installed web browser after slipping inside with free programs. The existence of such an adware is a security risk for the PC. DownPay can be installed without further approval from you and its main target is to collect credential data secretly by monitoring their online activities and send them to the remote servers. This program will also make promotion of affiliate products of the third parties and try to collect clicks from you by displaying pop-ups on every website you have been to. However, this is a rather unfair way to promote any business.

DownPay-ads

In the presence of DownPay, you will notice abnormal behavior of the browser for that some vital settings may have been modified by DownPay. IE/Firefox/Chrome also responds extremely slow to your instructions with tons of offers, discounts, coupons, deals showing up on your websites. This untrustworthy may also jeopardize your personal identity by importing more harmful infections, including Gosave, Alldaysavings and Istartsurf.com. Other annoyances like browser hangs, crash-down and deceleration will also upset you. Therefore, if you ever notice any pop-ups, banners or inline ads by DownPay, please don’t waste a single moment to remove it completely.

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Propagation of DownPay Adware :

(1) DownPay usually comes bundled with free applications when you download and install free programs. So, you should always take caution about unfamiliar programs when you install a free program.

(2) DownPay enters into a random computer after you click a spam email. This kind of email may contain malicious attachments with a copy of this malware.

(3) DownPay may incubate on compromised websites. DownPay can be automatically implanted into your computer with drive-by download method.

DownPay Malware Manual Removal Guide

It is discovered that DownPay adware is embedded in shareware or freeware on the Internet. And to carry out its harmful campaign, this pest makes various changes to existed web browsers. As a result, the manual removal processes involve several steps, to which extra attention should be attached.

Step One: Disable the processes of DownPay adware.
1. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del/ Ctrl+Shift+Esc keys to open the Task Manager.
2. Search for all the running processes of DownPay adware then disable them one by one.

Step Two: Uninstall the unwanted programs related to DownPay adware.

1. Open Control Panel from Start menu and click Uninstall a Program link.

2. In the Programs and Features window, select DownPay adware and other unwanted programs and click Uninstall to remove them all.

Step Three: Eliminate DownPay adware from browser.
Internet Explorer
1. Click Tools then select Internet Options from the list.

2. In the Internet Options dialog, move to Advanced tab and click Reset button.

3. Move to General tab, put a desirable website in the homepage column to reset the browser start-up page.

Mozilla Firefox
1. Click Help from Firefox menu and choose the Troubleshooting Information from the list to open it.

2. Click Reset Firefox button and then Finish button to restart Mozilla Firefox.

3. Open the Firefox Options from the menu. In the pop-up dialog, type in a new homepage address and confirm the changes.

Google Chrome
1. Click wrench icon and select Settings from the list.

2. Click Show advanced settings and then Reset browser settings button.

3. Move to Appearance section at the same setting page, tick Show Home Button and then click Change.

4. Reset a new homepage address and save the changes.

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