An application called LinkSwift got on your computer? You can’t stand ads created by it? How to uninstall it from your computer? Please read this post and follow the flowing instructions to remove it.
The Information about LinkSwift Adware
LinkSwift, a bundled application, is adware, produced by hackers to earn advertising money from third party companies. Genarally, it can be seen on dubious or unknown websites which display third party programs and free software.
Once it is inside your computer, Google, Firefox or IE browsers are stuck in the flood of advertisements. For instance, when you open Facebook, Youtube or Amazon, you will be shown coupons or discount information. This look like useful and attractive, but it is not true, because you may be redirected to a hijacker site or even forced to install an unwanted programs. Also, add-ons of LinkSwift create unneeded web traffic which slows down executable speed of your browsers.
In addition, free software which can lead to LinkSwift includes free streaming, free computer games or PDF creators. Among them, it is clear that some programs such as 1ClickDownload, Superfish, Yontoo and FBPhotoZoom are bundled with LinkSwift.
All in all, next time you meet with the ads powered by LinkSwfit, don’t click them and close them. Also, you need to remove it as soon as possible.
The Manual Methods to Remove LinkSwfit
Remove LinkSwfit programs
For Window 8 Users
- Click Start on lower left corner.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a Program.
- Find programs about LinkSwfit from the list and then click uninstall.
For Window 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP Users.
- Click start on the lower left corner.
- Click Control Panel.
- When the window pup ups, look though all and find Programs and Features. Click it.
- Find programs about LinkSwfit. Right click on it and choose uninstall.
Reset Internet Explorer
1. Open Internet Explorer and click on Tool button. Then click Internet option.
2. In the widow of Internet option, select Advanced tab and then click Reset.
3. Continue to click Reset when there appears a window of reset Internet Explorerer.
Reset Mozilla Firefox
1. Open Mozilla Firefox and click on Menu button on the upper right corner of web page. Click Help Menu button.
2. Choose Troubleshooting Information in the list of help menu.
3. There is a page which displays a button of Refresh Firefox and click on it.
4. Then choose Refresh Firefox in the pup-up.
Reset Google Chrome
1. Open Google Chrome and click on Menu button on the upper right corner of web page. Click Settings.
2. In the page of settings, click a sentence of “Show advanced settings”. The folded information will be shown.
3. Smooth your mouse down. Click Reset Settings in the bottom of the page.
4. Please click on Reset button as you go for it.
Note: Before removing LinkSwfit manually, please remember to back up your data.
The Automatic Methods to Remove LinkSwfit
This method helps remove LinkSwfit or other adware permanently. Due to the complicated conditions of infected computer, manual methods may let the browsers ruined and some system files maybe lost. Use automatic software can scan deep into your computer system and provide easy operations for removing virus.
Download and Install SpyHunter
1. Click the link below to download SpyHunter.
2. Click Run when there appears a pop-up to ask “Do you want to run this file?”
3. When the file.exe is done, double click SpyHunter icon. In the interface of SpyHunter click the Scan Computer Now!
4. The results of scanning come out. You will see virus in the threats list. Now, don’t hesitate to click Fix Threats before ticking Select All.
Note: the scan of SpyHunter for virus is free. If you want to remove the threats, you need to purchase SpyHunter Malware Security Suite.
The RegCure Pro, a professional optimizer tool, is developed by ParetoLogic, which has attained Gold Certified status in the Microsoft Partner Network. With its cleaning function, the registry, website settings, unwanted shortcuts etc brought by LinkSwift can be tidied up.
Download and Install RegCure Pro
1. Click the link below to download RegCure.
2. Click Save File when there appears a pop-up to ask “Do you want to save this file?”
3. Run the file.exe by clicking the Run button. If the Windows asks you whether to allow or not, please choose allow.
4. When the installation is finished, there will be a RegCure shortcut in the desktop. Double click the shortcut icon to open RegCure, which will automatically turn to the interface of System Scan and start to scan.
5. When the scanning is finished, you will see all the threats which are distributed on your computer are shown. Click Fix All to solve all issues in your computer.Note: The scan of RegCure for issues is free. If you want to fix these issues, you need to purchase RegCure Pro Registry Cleaner by registering.
If you meet any difficulties in the process of installation of SpyHunter or RegCure, please must leave a replay to us. We will give you a quick answer.