Monday, September 14, 2015

Remove PriceFountain from Chrome/ IE/ Firefox

What Is PriceFountain?

PriceFountain is deemed as a tricky adware which aims to promote affiliate websites and raise their sales or page rank. It is often promoted via third party programs, corrupt websites, malicious pop-ups, etc. When installed, it alerts your browser default settings so as to take over control of your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.

After that, you will be always bothered by full pages of unwanted pop-up ads. You may also be redirected to random pages like against will. It increases your chances to get infected with other infections. As long as PriceFountain stays on your PC, you can no longer browse the web efficiently and safely.

Additionally, PriceFountain may embed its boot-up files to the Windows without asking for any permission. After that, it will be able to run freely in the background every time people launch the infected PC. That's the reason why your PC runs slower and slower than before.

All in all, if you really want to stop unwanted browser pop-ups and redirects, to have a normal PC operation, and to protect your system against further attacks, you need to get rid of PriceFountain immediately.

How to Remove PriceFountain Easily and Efficiently?

Solution A: Manually Remove PriceFountain
Solution B: Automatically Remove PriceFountain with SpyHunter

Solution A: Manually Remove PriceFountain

1. Stop PriceFountain running process in Windows Task Manager.

Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc together to open Windows Task Manager, click Processes tab, find suspicious running process and click on it, then click the End Process button.

2. Uninstall PriceFountain in Control Panel.

Click Start > Control Panel > Uninstall a program > find suspicious program and right click on it select Uninstall to uninstall the program.

3. Remove PriceFountain from web browsers.

Internet Explorer:
1) Open Internet Explorer, click on the gear icon > "Manage Add-ons".
2) Unknown entries, locate and delete them.

Mozilla Firefox:
1) Open Mozilla Firefox, please click on the icon menu (top right) and select "Add-ons" > "Extensions".
2) Here select unknown Add-ons and select the trash can icon to delete these entries.

Google Chrome:
1) Open Google Chrome, please click on the icon menu (top right) and select "Tools" > "Extensions".
2) Select suspicious extensions and select the trash icon to delete these entries.

4. Restart your computer to take effect.

Solution B: Automatically Remove PriceFountain with SpyHunter

SpyHunter is a powerful, real-time anti-spyware application designed to assist the average computer user to detect, remove, and protect their PCs from the latest malware attacks. Go and try these features!

1. Free download SpyHunter by clicking on the below button.

2. Click the "Run" button to enter the setup program and follow the installation steps until setup is complete.

open SpyHunter-Installer.exe

3. When the installation is complete, click the "Finish" button to exit the installation.

4. If SpyHunter does not automatically start, click the icon on your desktop or Start menu to open it.


5. Allow the program to scan by clicking the "Scan Computer Now!" button. If you would like to have a quick scan on your PC, please check the "Quick Scan" box; otherwise, uncheck it.

6. The first scan will take some time, please be patient while waiting for the scanning result.

7. After the scan is done, you can see that all threats are successfully detected. Check the "Select All" box and then click the "Remove" button to fix all threats in your PC.

Double Check and Optimize Your PC Using RegCure Pro

RegCure Pro is an advanced optimizer which is able to solve your computer system problems, remove your privacy items produced by online searches, delete junk files, uninstall malware and fix performance problems. You can download and use RegCure Pro with confidence for it neither contains any additional items nor conflicts with your current used antivirus program.

1. Free download RegCure Pro by clicking the below button.

2. Click the "Run" button to enter in installation process and then follow the instruction to install the program step by step.

open RegCureProSetup.exe

3. When the program is successfully installed, double click on its desktop shortcut to open it. On the Overview tab, check all the scan settings and then click on the "Click to Start Scan" button to run a system scan on your computer.

4. The first system scan will take some time, please be patient. The screenshot of the system scan progress is shown below.

5. When the system scan is done, click on "Fix All" button to completely remove all the performance problems in your computer.

Special Reminder: PriceFountain is really an annoyance maker that should be kicked out of the infected PC immediately without hesitation.

Download RegCure Pro to Fix Slow PC Performance!

Good Luck and be safe online.

Note: The free versions of SpyHunter and RegCure Pro are only for detection. To remove the malicious threats and to optimize slow PC, you will need to purchase the removal tool.

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