How to remove Discount Dragon (ads, banners, deals)
Name of the threat:Discount Dragon
Command or file name:Discount Dragon.dll
Affected OS:Win32/Win64 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)
Affected browsers:Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari
Discount Dragon is a program that can be installed into the system with different freeware, downloaded from any unofficial websites. This program can harm the security of the PC, where it is installed, being the unwanted program. It is advised not use Discount Dragon or any other adware, because clicking on the shown advertisements, the user can land on some malicious websites. Discount Dragon like any other adware can be installed by the user himself, or together with freeware. If you will click to any of the demonstrated pop-up windows, then the vendors of the adware will get their earnings. Every computer guide will advise to remove Discount Dragon.
Discount Dragon intrusion method
Discount Dragon installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Discount Dragon). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Discount Dragon copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is Discount Dragon.dll. Then it creates new startup key with name Discount Dragon and value Discount Dragon.dll. You can also find it in your processes list with name Discount Dragon.dll or Discount Dragon. Also, it can create folder with name Discount Dragon under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. If you have further questions about Discount Dragon, please ask below. You can use programs to remove Discount Dragon from your browsers below.
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This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Discount Dragon, removing it from startup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Discount Dragon.
To get rid of Discount Dragon, you should:
1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:
Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use Discount Dragon Removal Tool for safe problem solution.
2. Delete the following malicious folders:
3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:
Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use Discount Dragon Removal Tool for safe problem solution.
Uninstall Discount Dragon related programs from Control Panel
We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Discount Dragon entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If Discount Dragon won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use Discount Dragon Removal Tool.
Remove Discount Dragon related extensions from your browsers
Discount Dragon in some cases can be accompanied with browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option Toolbar Remover under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to Discount Dragon. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with Removal Tool or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:
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Protect computer and browsers from infection
Adware threats like Discount Dragon are very widespread and, unfortunately, many anti-virus programs fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use Removal Tool, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any anti-virus programs and creates additional shield against threats like Discount Dragon.