Uninstall Biolento.net from browser
What is Biolento.net?
Also Known As: Biolento.net virus
Biolento.net is bogus website that tries to trick you into installing malicious software into your computer. This pop-up is causes by an adware application that has infiltrated your machine. The malicious program will randomply display browser pop-ups leading you to the site Biolento.net and no matter how hard you try to remove it – it will just keep coming back. If that has been happening to you recently, then it is obvious that the adware has abducted your PC.
The infection has already gained control over your browsers and has modified its settings so that the pop-up shows up every time you open your browser or a new tab. This will be really annoying and you will not be able to stop it by yourself via conventional means. What is more, Biolento.net hijacker will not only set itself as your default homepage and search engine, but it will also display tons of pop-up and other ads on the websites you enter. These ads will expose you to a variety of threats and for this reason we strongly recommend that your avoid clicking them. Unfortunately, you will not be able to get rid of Biolento.net by switching your default web browser because the infection is compatible with all the most popular ones. You will have to delete it if you want to regain control over your browser and to stop seeing potentially dangerous ads.
It might seem that Biolento.net looks harmless, however, eventually you may click on a non-regulated advertisement that will lead you to additional crapware being installed in your computer. Users are usually very surprised when they encounter Biolento.net in the place of their homepage because it happens unexpectedly. When you download free programs not from official sources, you also acquire other software that in most of the cases is adware and browser hijackers.
During the setup of the chosen free program, you will be asked to agree to some changes that will be made to your browser settings. These changes include replacing your homepage and search engine with another website which in our case is Biolento.net. If you do not uncheck the checked boxes next to each suggested alteration, they will be done automatically. Hence, if you want to prevent unwanted changes to your browser settings, you should be attentive during setup, and most of all you should only download software from legitimate sources.
STEP 1. Biolento.net removal guide
In this step we will use a removal tool that can locate and remove all kinds of threats from infected computers. Either its malicious programs, registry key, browser add-ons and extension, GridinSoft Anti-Malware can effectivly detect and remove this badware:
Download GridinSoft Anti-Malware removal tool from the link below:
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Open the installation file and click “Yes” in the User access control window to continue:
The installation is very simple, click “Install” button and GridinSoft Anti-Malware will install itself in a default folder. You can choose custom folder and check the creation of desktop icon:
Open GridinSoft Anti-malware from the icon on the desktop by double-clicking it or “Start” menu:
Scan computer for Biolento.net related files
Go to the “Scan” tab and choose “Quick scan” or “Full scan“. It is advised to make full scan, but due to possible performance issues you can first run quick, to save some time. During the scan you will see what items GridinSoft Anti-malware located inside of your computer:
When the scan is over, GridinSoft Anti-Malware will show you the results with all detected items in the list. You can browse through it to choose what to do with particular item or choose the “Apply to all” function. Click the “Fix Now” button to apply action to detected items:
(OPTIONAL)To remove traces of some adware\malware\browser hijackers it is advised to Reset your browser settings. GridinSoft Anti-Malware allows you to do that with flexible options.
STEP 2. Using GridinSoft Anti-Malware to fix your browser
GridinSoft Anti-Malware has an effective utility called “Reset browser settings“. It is able to reset some of your browser option to its original state. Therefore, if some malicious program, adware or browser hijacker changes your browser settings, this tool can fix this in no time:
Open GridinSoft Anti-Malware – go to “Tools” tab – press “Reset browser settings“
Check the options that you need in the “Reset browser settings” window. In the first column you need to choose your infected browser. (Supports all popular browsers). As for “Process” column we advise you to choose Start Page, Shortcuts, Search engines, Cache, Cookies (look for screen below). These settings will be changed to default and save most of the information you need in your browser:
Some malware and adware program may be installed very deep in your browser. In this case, we advise choose more efficient set of options. Check the following options in the “Process” column: “Start Page“, “Shortcuts“, “Search engines“, “Cache“, “Cookies” + “Addons” and “Policies” (screen below):
STEP 3. Protect your computer from Biolento.net reinfection
Removing viruses and malicious programs is one thing. The best practice in protection is to not get infected in the first place. To achieve that you must use reliable protection tool and follow simple rules or recommended advices to avoid infections completely. Here is the list of these tips:
Watch out for spam emails and attachments. A lot of cyber criminals and malware spreaders are using email spam messaging. Most of these messages have attachment files that can be dangerous to open. We advice to skip suspicious files, don’t even download them on your computer.
Adverts and redirect page. Some websites showing ads and pop-up on their pages. Along with this adware programs may generate various adverts on your computer. Clicking on them is very dangerous and leads to unexpected consequences.
Don’t open suspicious links and websites. Hackers and scammer are often creating websites of their own where they can do whatever they want. You can download only malware and unwanted programs from such pages.
Pay attention to what you install. If you have downloaded any program from suspicious website or anywhere else – always read all instruction and don’t click “Next” all the time.
Use protection tools. No matter how hard you try, some sneaky malware may break through all your defences. In this case you should always keep an anti-malware protection online on your computer. GridinSoft Anti-Malware has On-Run Protection feature. It is designed to keep this kind of malware from your computer. To activate this feature go to “Protect” tab and press “Start” button to the right. The label will show you “ON“, which means that On-Run protection is online.
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