How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

Adware

About this adware

GeoSmartDNS Adware is causing all the adverts to pop up on your screen, as it is an ad-supported software. There is a high chance you didn’t install the ad-supported program voluntarily, which means it infected through freeware bundles. An ad-supported software is not difficult to recognize, mainly because of all the advertisements. You can tell it is an adware from the large amount of ads appearing. An adware made ads may be highly invasive, and will appear in various forms. While an ad-supported application is not believed to be a high risk threat, it can lead you to much more dangerous contaminations. You are recommended to terminate GeoSmartDNS Adware before you end up with malevolent programs.

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How does GeoSmartDNS Adware behave?

In case you didn’t know, you authorized the adware to install yourself, although unintentionally. The method employed by ad-supported software is known as the bundling method, which basically means that an adware is added to some kind of software that you set up. So as to prevent unwanted software installations, consider a few things. Firstly, adware might come together with the freeware, and by using Default settings, you essentially give it permission to set up. Second, you should pick Advanced (Custom) mode if you want to be able to unmark all extra items. Having to eliminate GeoSmartDNS Adware would be much more complex than it would be to untick a few boxes.

When the advertising-supported software is installed, it will start generating adverts. You may try to avoid the advertisements but after a while, they will get on your nerves, and the sooner you uninstall GeoSmartDNS Adware, the better. Most of your browsers, including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome, will be affected. The adverts will become more personal the longer the adware stays installed. In order to understand what advertisements you are most likely to tap on, the adware will accumulate data about you. An advertising-supported program won’t directly harm your machine but it could lead to severe threats. Because an ad-supported application doesn’t filter through what kinds of portals it will lead you to, if you were to click on the wrong one, malware may invade your machine. Your best course of action right now is to uninstall GeoSmartDNS Adware, and the quicker you do it, the better.

Methods to eliminate GeoSmartDNS Adware

Depending on how knowledgeable you are with computers, you have two ways to uninstall GeoSmartDNS Adware. Choose to uninstall GeoSmartDNS Adware manually if you think you will be able to search for the infection yourself. Instructions to assist with by hand GeoSmartDNS Adware uninstallation will be presented below. However, if you don’t feel confident with it, you can use a professional uninstallation program to erase GeoSmartDNS Adware.

Learn how to remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from your computer

Step 1. Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Windows 10

  1. Start → Settings → System → Apps & features. win10 start How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  2. Find all the unwanted programs, press on them and select Uninstall. win10 system uninstall How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

Step 2. Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Windows 8

  1. Open the menu, select the search option and type in Control Panel. win8 type control How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  2. Control Panel → Programs and Features → Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win8 remove program How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

Step 3. Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Windows 7

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7 start How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  2. Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win7 uninstall program How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

Step 4. Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Windows XP

  1. Start → Settings → Control Panel → Add or Remove Programs. win xp start control How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  2. Find all unwanted programs and press Uninstall. win xp control panel How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

Step 5. Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and select Applications.
  2. Find all unwanted programs and drag them to the trash icon in your dock. Alternately, you can right-click on them and select Move to Trash. mac os app remove How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  3. Empty the Trash by right-clicking on the icon in your dock and selecting 'Empty Trash'.

Step 6. Delete GeoSmartDNS Adware from browsers

a) Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Manage add-ons. IE gear How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  3. On the left side, select Toolbars and Extensions.
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press Disable. IE add ons How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  5. Close the window.

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Internet options. ie menu How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  3. In General, delete the URL and type in your preferred homepage website. IE settings2 How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  4. Press Apply to save the changes and exit the window.

c) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press on the Gear icon (top right corner) and select Internet options. ie menu How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  3. Select the Advanced tab and press Reset (near the bottom of the window). ie settings advanced How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  4. In the window that appears, check the box that says 'Delete personal settings'. IE reset How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  5. Press Reset, then OK to close the window.
If the changes were reversed again and the threat is still present, we recommend you obtain anti-spyware software to deal with the infection.

d) Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings.
  3. Select Extensions, located in the menu on the left. chrome menu extensions How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  4. Find all suspicious extensions and press the bin icon. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you trouble, you can uncheck the box that says 'Enabled' and that will disable the extension without deleting it. chrome extensions delete How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings. chrome menu How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  3. In Settings, under On start up, select Set pages. chrome startup page How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  4. In the window that appears, put in the URL of the website you want to set as your homepage. Press OK.
  5. Under Search, choose the search engine you want to set as default. chrome search engines How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

f) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner) and press Settings. chrome menu How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  3. Scroll down and press Show advanced settings. chrome settings How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  4. At the bottom, you will find the option to Reset settings. chrome reset How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  5. In the window that appears, press Reset.
If the changes were reversed again and the threat is still present, we recommend you obtain anti-spyware software to deal with the infection.

g) Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner). mozilla menu How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  3. Select Add-ons.
  4. In the Extensions tab, remove all suspicious extensions. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you trouble, you can press 'Disable' and that will disable the extension without deleting it. mozilla extensions How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner). mozilla menu options How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  3. Select Options.
  4. In General, delete the URL in 'Home page' and type in the one you prefer. mozilla options How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Open the menu (the bars in the top right corner).
  3. Select the Help button (the question mark at the bottom).
  4. Press Troubleshooting Information.mozilla troubleshooting How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  5. Select Refresh Firefox. mozilla reset How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  6. In the window that appears, press Refresh Firefox again.
If the changes were reversed again and the threat is still present, we recommend you obtain anti-spyware software to deal with the infection.

) Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Microsoft Edge

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press More (the three dots on the top right corner).
  3. Select Extensions.
  4. Find all suspicious extensions, right-click on them and select Remove.

b) If your homepage was changed

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press More (the three dots on the top right corner).
  3. Press Settings. edge menu How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  4. In Settings, under Open with, select A specific page or pages. edge set page How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  5. You can select your homepage there. Select Custom to be able to put in your preferred homepage.

) Reset Microsoft Edge

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Press More (the three dots on the top right corner).
  3. Press Settings. edge menu How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  4. In Settings, scroll down to Clear browsing data and press Choose what to clear. edge settings How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  5. Select everything and press Clear. edge clear data How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

) Remove GeoSmartDNS Adware from Safari

  1. Open your browser.
  2. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Safari.
  3. Select Preferences and click on the Extensions tab. safari menu How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  4. Delete all suspicious extensions. If you are not sure which extensions are causing you trouble, you can uncheck the box that says 'Enable' and that will disable the extension without deleting it. safari extensions How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware

) Reset Safari

Safari no longer has a reset button, so you have to manually do everything.
  1. Open your browser.
  2. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Safari.
  3. Select Clear History, pick 'all history' and press 'Clear History'. safari clear history How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  4. Select Safari again and press Preferences.
  5. In Advanced, press on 'Show Develop menu in menu bar'. safari advanced How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
  6. In the toolbar at the top of your screen, press on Develop, and select Empty Caches. safari develop menu How to delete GeoSmartDNS Adware
If resetting your browsers does not solve the problem, download anti-spyware software and scan your computer for threats. If something is found, delete it.
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