Price-horse adware is a brand new browser hijacker which is aimed to infect your computer with all kinds of viruses by promoting various goods and services (see the attached picture). We want to warn you that these goods are not reliable, even more – often they even don’t exist. We strongly recommend you to remove Price-Horse from your computer unless you want to have problems with it in the nearest future.
As you can understand from the picture above all this production is kinda sold through the Internet. The scheme is quite simple: user clicks on a pop-up by Price-Horse thinking that now he’s going to buy a new camera, makes on order and pays for it. Of course he will never get his camera because it probably doesn’t even exist. But there is one more bad side of this purchase: while making an order user let to infect his computer by some viruses. So now there are some adwares, trojan horses and browser hijackers stored in user’s PC.
Actually, it is not user’s fault, because not everybody knows simple rules about how to stay safe in the web. Price-horse adware is intended for inexperienced users. If you are one of them then just keep reading and you will find all useful information for you. First, never click on any pop-ups you see in the web even if there’s something extremely interesting on it. Remember: 94% of all pop-ups in the web are malicious and clicking on them may lead to very bad consequences for you and your computer. Then if you install some software on your PC always make sure that you choose the CUSTOM way of installation and unmark all the ticks responsible for bringing all kinds of toolbars, adwares browser hijackers and viruses like Price-horse to your system.
Also remember that you cannot be totally protected in the web. There’s a simple fact that Price-Horse is easily compatible with all popular browsers of nowadays including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. So if you use any of these then be extremely vigilant while surfing the Internet.
We can’t promise you that you will not have any problems at all if you follow our next advice, but still we claim that the probability of occurrence of viruses in your system will fall by one half at least. We recommend you to install a reliable antimalware tool that will provide your computer with a high-level security barrier – Trojan Killer by GridinSoft LLC.
How to remove it?
If you detect Price-Horse and want to eliminate it as quickly as possible, then you can follow the removal instructions given below. We wrote full manuals how to delete Price-Horse automatically and manually. Of course, you can choose a manual technique to remove this unpleasant program. But, we must warn that manual removal may be complex and difficult task for novice user. If you do not have considerable experience in dealing with such software, it is better is you select automatic removal tool.
Automatic removal tool for Price-Horse
It is a perfect tool both for home and corporate usage. Developed specifically for automatic removal of viruses, bots, spyware, keyloggers, trojans, scareware and rootkits without the need to manually edit system files or registry, Trojan Killer additionally fixes system modifications that were introduced by malware and which, regretfully, are often ignored by some popular antivirus scanners. Also, Trojan Killer is quite easy to install and to use due to its intuitive interface. We strongly recommend you to start protecting your computer with this antimalware tool. Thousands of users have already tested Trojan Killer on their PCs which means that you have nothing to worry about. You can download it by clicking the link below.
Price-Horse step by step removal instruction:
- Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer.
- Please, choose “Standart scan”, “Quick scan” or “Full scan” to scan your PC.
- Delete all detected infected files and registry entries by clicking “Apply” at the end of scan.
- Important: Shut down all your browsers before next steps.
- In GridinSoft Trojan Killer click “Tools” tab and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Please, click “Reset” button.
This video will help you to reset your internet browser using Trojan Killer by GridinSoft:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Price-Horse 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):
The manual removal for advanced users.
- Click “START” and choose “Сontrol Panel”
For Windows 8
- Please, select “Programs and Features”.
- Now on your screen appear window to uninstall or change a program.
- Search the name and select on “Uninstall”
Also, you should reminded that you need to uninstall all add-ons from your internet browser and other tied junkware. If this task is a difficult for you, please use Trojan Killer. Trojan Killer may Reset Browsing Settings FREE.