How to remove Cool Browser Adware

How to remove Cool Browser Adware

How to remove Cool Browser adware

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What is Cool Browser:

Threat Classification: PUP/adware

At first look Cool Browser appears just like all regular and legitimate browsers, however (just like his twin browser Speed Browser) it seems to land of users computers without their permission or consent. Once installed on the user’s computer, it modifies the settings of all the installed browsers in such a way that they will start showing various ads, claiming to be . Once installed and active, the Cool Browser could regenerate itself – it can re-install over and over again, making the recovery even harder, because the conventional uninstall & removal procedures are useless. The Cool Browser is classified as an  adware and a PUP, that is capable of injecting and showing various ads on every web page that you visit. It is considered a PUP (potentially unwanted program) and an adware, mainly because of the information gathering, (which btw is mentioned in the Cool Browser’s Privacy Policy) and because it redirects all the searches and newly opened tabs and pages to – Trovi.com. Once installed the Cool Browser starts displaying various advertisements shown as pop-up boxes with coupons, underlined keywords, advertisement banners and sponsored links. If your browser starts showing “Ads by Cool Browser”, “Cool Browser Ads”, “By Cool Browser”, “Powered by Cool Browser” or “Brought to you by Cool Browser”, you should consider your computer infected. Cool Browser loads tons of unwanted ads on a random webpage you visit. The PUP is capable of regenerating (re-installing over and over again, making the normal removal and uninstall procedure useless) and is known to be working with well-known browsers like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome.

Generally, users that have it installed on their systems might see different pop-ups, banners, search suggestions, sponsored link advertisements displayed on popular pages. The search results could also being altered, displaying information loaded with spam and third-party advertising.

Cool Browser is usually bundled with other free software products and is being installed by default, when the user accepts the EULA, while performing an express/recommended installation of that software. The possible distribution of Cool Browser varies but is not limited to – installing third-party toolbars, free software products, downloading e-mail attachments, clicking on ads or banners etc..

The purpose of Cool Browser is to attract more users to certain domains so that the creators of such or similar adware or malware could generate income from the generated online traffic. Cool Browser may use cookies and other relevant information to steal your personal details. That’s why this malware infection should not be left unattended and it needs to be terminated immediately, as it is a serious threat to your online security.

!!! Please note that these infections could potentially bring up other malware to your computer and even cause a loss of data. Please do not underestimate such threats.

Removal Process:

There are two ways to remove this infection. It is totally up to you to decide which way you want to go:

1. Automatic Removal Method (recommended for regular or novice users) using a Professional Malware Removal Software.

2. Manual Removal (recommended for PC Experts or Enthusiasts).

Automatic Cool Browser Removal:

We recommend using SpyHunter Malware Security Suite.

You can download and install SpyHunter to detect Cool Browser and remove it, by clicking the button below. Once installed, SpyHunter will automatically scan and detect all threats present on your system, but in order to use it as a removal tool, you need to purchase a subscription.

SpyHunter will automatically scan and detect all threats present on your system.

Learn more about SpyHunter (EULA). You can find SpyHunter’s Installation Instructions here: (LINK) SpyHunter`s free diagnosis offers unlimited free scans and detection. You can then manually remove the detected files, processes and registry entries, however we recommend you to purchase a subscription, which will allow you to perform an automatic removal and to receive free professional help with any malware related queries by an expert technician.
Manual Cool Browser Removal:

!!! Please note: You can remove Cool Browser Adware/PUP manually, however, you should proceed at your own risk, as any of the interventions might render your system inoperable. Therefore this manual removal method is highly recommended for PC Experts or Enthusiasts. For regular users, MalwareKillers.com recommends using SpyHunter.

1. Remove Cool Browser Uninstall Entry:

First, you can try to go to Control panel and click on Programs and Features (Windows Vista/7/8/10) or Add/Remove Programs (Windows XP) and check the Uninstall Programs` List for any entry related to Cool Browser, Cool Browser, iReview, Obrona Blockads, Media Player 1.1, Video Player, YoutubeAdBlocker, Enterprise Policy, 1ClickDownload, Yontoo, FBPhotoZoom, Mac Free Converter, DP1815, Youtube Downloader HD, DVDX Player 3.2, Fast Free Converter, SafeSaver, Convert Files for Free, Plus-HD 1.3, BetterSurf, Trusted Web, PassShow, Savings Bull, Feven Pro 1.1, Couponpueke, Savings Bull, HD-Plus 3.5, LyricsBuddy-1 or any third-party add-ons, extensions and toolbars. If you find such, double-click on it and try to remove it. Although, please mind that this is an actual infection and you might not be able to remove it directly from the list.

*(Start -> Control Panel -> Programs and Features or Add/Remove Programs) or “Win + R” keys to open “Run” and type in “control”, then hit enter.

2. Remove Cool Browser from your browser:

Internet Explorer:

Go to Tools -> Internet options -> Advanced Tab and click the Reset button (make sure to select the Delete Personal Settings checkbox).

*please note that in order to save your favorites, you need to export them before resetting the browser as you will lose all personal settings.

After IE completes the operation, click the close button and then close IE in order for the changes to take effect.

Google Chrome:

Go to the following path (you can copy-paste it) and delete the entire folder “Chrome” with all the folders and files that are in it.

For Windows XP: %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\

For Windows Vista/7/8/10: %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Google\

Alternatively, you can navigate to these folders by following these steps:

For Windows XP:

1. Click on “Start” in the bottom-left part of the screen.

2. Choose “Run”. 3. Type %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\ and hit Enter.

For Windows Vista/7/8/10:

1. Click on the Windows logo in the bottom-left part of the screen.

2. Type %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Google\ and hit Enter

Mozilla Firefox:

1. At the top of the Firefox window (upper-left corner), click the Firefox button, go over to the Help sub-menu and select Troubleshooting Information.

2. Click the Reset Firefox button in the top-right corner of the Troubleshooting Information page.

3. To continue, click Reset Firefox in the confirmation window that opens.

4. Firefox will close and be reset. When it’s done, a window will list the information that was imported. Click Finish and Firefox will reopen.

3. Delete any folders or files related to Cool Browser by checking the following locations:

%ProgramFiles%

%AppData%

%ProgramData%

%LocalAppData%

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