Do you know what DolkaRu is?
DolkaRu is an adware infection that targets Russian-speaking computer users. It barges into your computer under pretence that it can improve your web browsing experience by providing you with relevant information. However, according to our research lab team, DolkaRu is one of the worst adware programs you could have on your computer. You have to remove DolkaRu because if you do not, this application will disrupt your web browsing process by slowing down the browser and spamming you with a galore of annoying advertisements.DolkaRu screenshot
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There are several websites related to DolkaRu adware. The main homepage can be accessed via dolka.ru and the uninstall section lists superpromokody.com as its main website, but it is not working properly. It is very unlikely that users affected by DolkaRu would have downloaded the application directly. According to our research, this program is often bundled with various installers, and in some cases it might even come with Trojan infections! In case you download and launch a Trojan bundled with DolkaRu, the application will be installed on your PC automatically.
It is possible that you were not aware of the fact you installed unwanted programs on your computer. It often happens because users tend to download freeware from unreliable third-party file hosting sites. You should refrain from downloading software from unfamiliar pages – download programs at official websites only! However, if you must have a freeware application, you need to read through the installation steps carefully as very often you might be given a chance to avoid installing DolkaRu onto your PC.
However, if you failed to opt out and DolkaRu entered your system, you will soon notice the consequences. This program adds extensions on Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer web browsers. These extensions collect data on your web browsing habits and then supply it to DolkaRu and affiliate third parties, so they could generate banner ads and pop-ups on various websites. Since this program targets Russian users, DolkaRu ads are mostly in Russian. The ads seem to be offering information on discount in various online shopping malls.
However, you should know better than to trust DolkaRu. The problem with adware applications is that they do not review the third-party content that gets embedded into their ads. Hence, if cybercriminals decide to exploit DolkaRu, they might as well expose you to dangerous websites the distribute malware. Hence, you need to remove DolkaRu from the system as soon as possible, and then delete the remaining extensions from your browser.
How to remove DolkaRu
- Move mouse cursor to the bottom right of the screen.
- Click Settings on Charm bar and go to Control panel.
- Open Uninstall a program and remove superpromokody.
Windows Vista & Windows 7
- Open Start menu and click Control panel.
- Go to Uninstall a program and remove superpromokody.
- Click Start menu button and navigate to Control Panel.
- Select Add or remove programs and uninstall superpromokody.
Remove DolkaRu from your browser
- Press Ctrl+Shift+A and Add-ons manager will open.
- Disable and remove DolkaRu from Extensions.
- Restart browser.
- Press Alt+F and click Tools.
- Open Extensions and remove DolkaRu from the list.
In non-techie terms:
DolkaRu is an unwanted program that you have to remove from your PC as soon as possible. Manual removal may not be enough to terminate all the unwanted files, so you should invest in a powerful antimalware tool to protect your PC from harm. For alternative removal method, please check out the secondary set of instructions below this description.