Step-by-step Guide to Remove GigaClicks Crawler Adware

Posted by Britt Duncan - February 28, 2014

Security alerts pop up constantly stating that you are infected with GigaClicks Crawler adware? How could security tools fail to remove this threat completely? This post contains an effective manual removal guide.

Detailed Description about GigaClicks Crawler malware

GigaClicks Crawler is a loathly adware that poses a threat to security of computers worldwide. At best it fouls up the online activities on a random computer and at worst it results in identity theft of users. At the very beginning, PC owners are made to surf the Internet with strange homepage and unknown search provider. Additionally, all opening sites are full with blinking popups. An accidental click on the ads will activate several unsolicited web pages instantly. Noticeably, the search results are seen to be inserted with tons of commercial links, regardless of search queries. It is impossible for netters to engage in normal browsing activities as usual.

Usually, malware designers employ various channels to deploy this pest. Some programs free of charge, like video players, word processors and image editors, may contain a copy of the threat in the installation packages. Also, cyber criminals can email GigaClicks Crawler malware download link to numerous compute owners as long as they get your email addresses. Another way for PC users to encounter this parasite is hacked websites with low credit. Anyone visiting those sites will trigger off the automatic download of the infection.

With the presence of GigaClicks Crawler malware, security of the PC is in question. The target computer turns unresponsive and sluggish. Users get a rotating ring all the time with every attempt to launch any program. Furthermore, a mass of useless files are accumulated in the background. It would be a rather unpleasant experience for users to use the affected computer. In short, Internet users shall remove GigaClicks Crawler infection at all cost. The manual removal guide is outlined below for reference.

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Harmful Traits of GigaClicks Crawler Adware:

1. GigaClicks Crawler penetrates into the system with unethical methods;
2. GigaClicks Crawler hijacks all site visits to increase the page viewers of its sponsored websites;
3. GigaClicks Crawler delivers a mass of commercial links on the infected computer;
4. GigaClicks Crawler decelerates PC performance and creates tons of junks files;
5. GigaClicks Crawler opens a secret doorway for online lurking malware.

Instruction on Removing GigaClicks Crawler Malware

According to our research, we found that GigaClicks Crawler adware often gets installed together with other programs. And GigaClicks Crawler adware has made many changes to your computer system and web browsers. So, you should keep very patient and careful when you are following our removal steps and manually removing GigaClicks Crawler virus.

1. Please close all your web browsers before deleting GigaClicks Crawler malware.

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove GigaClicks Crawler adware and other unknown software

5. Run your Internet Explorer

6. Click Tools and then click Manage Add-ons option

7. Click Toolbars and Extensions to disable GigaClicks Crawler or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

After uninstalling GigaClicks Crawler and reverting its changes to your browser, you need to go through the following steps if you want to completely get rid of GigaClicks Crawler virus.

1. Search and delete the following registry entries of GigaClicks Crawler virus

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Software
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\supWPM
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Wpm

2. Search and remove the following malicious files of GigaClicks Crawler malware

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.dll
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\.exe

You should know that manually editing registry needs some computer know-how and is rather risky for computer newbie. Another fact is that GigaClicks Crawler virus is able to update its version frequently and change its file locations. So the manual removal cannot guarantee a thorough removal of GigaClicks Crawler virus.

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