If your computer was infected with Adware. After cleaning and removal of adwares sometimes you might need to reset your browser settings to factory default. Below are the steps how to reset your favourite browser settings.
- Mozilla Firefox
- Google Chrome
Many computer users get infected with toolbars and adwares these days. If your default search engine agent has been changed on your favourite internet browser and automatically redirected to new tab or unsolicited web pages it means you are also infected. Some weird things may also happen like encrypting all of your files and then asking you for money to decrypt the data.
There are multiple tools available on the Web to remove adware from your computer. I personally recommend these tools for machine to remove adwares from your computer machine. These are all freeware utilities.