Triangulum(.)com is the domain of an adware spreading various advertisements. An application associated with Triangulum may be spreading the same advertisements. To remove the intrusive ads, keep reading read until the end of the article. Also, don’t forget that the adware may add a browser extension to your browser.
|Short Description||Web pages display multiple advertisements from the adware.|
|Symptoms||You can see advertisements, such as pop-ups, pop-unders, banners and etc. You can be redirected to various sites.|
|Distribution Method||Freeware Installers, Bundling|
|Detection Tool||Download Malware Removal Tool, to See If Your System Has Been Affected by malware|
|User Experience||Join our forum to discuss Triangulum(.)com.|
Triangulum(.)com – Distribution Methods
Triangulum(.)com is distributed through third-party installations. Without being aware of it, you could get the unwanted application from freeware installations and bundle packages. They usually have some additional components selected for installation. The components are generally hidden and you can get Triangulum(.)com in your PC. Checking for a Custom or an Advanced is what you should do to try avoiding unwanted installations.
Visiting websites which are hardly known and clicking on advertisements, banners, and pop-ups can insert the adware on your computer as well. Known browsers that are affected are Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari.
Triangulum(.)com – More About It
Triangulum(.)com is the main domain of the adware called Triangulum. The domain hosts a one-page website with image links to the platform Virtual Point, which apparently is the distributor of many similar advertisements. Having the adware program on your PC might lead to redirects amidst the advertisements. The redirects can land you on different pages connected with the VirtualPoint(.)com platform:
You also may have an add-on or an extension set in your browsers generating further redirects, messages, pop-up boxes, and ads. These kind of advertisements are generated by the unwanted program on your PC and shown on pages you are browsing. You can see these text messages inside some ads:
- Ads by Triangulum(.)com
- Advertisement by Triangulum(.)com
- Ad by Triangulum(.)com
- Powered by Triangulum(.)com
- Brought to you by Triangulum(.)com
Redirects can make revenue for the website platform on a pay-per-click basis and will try to show you more targeted advertising based on your usage. Advertisements related to Triangulum(.)com can be pop-ups, pop-unders, coupon discounts, coupon ads, sliders, banners, in-text links and many others.
Be careful as such data can easily be gathered by beacons and browser cookies. Cookies of adware sites and applications usually collect the following info in most cases:
- Name of the browser
- Type of computer
- Technical information
- Type and version of the OS
- Screen resolution and other similar data
Using Triangulum(.)com or any services and software related to it is risky. Using them is out of your free volition, and that generally means you give your consent for using the data you provide. That data could be shared among all third parties involved. You should remove the unwanted program as soon as you can.
Remove Triangulum(.)com Completely
To remove Triangulum(.)com manually from your PC, follow the step-by-step removal instructions provided below. If the manual removal does not get rid of the advertisements and redirects completely, you should search for and remove any leftovers with an advanced anti-malware tool. Such a program can keep your computer safe in the future.
Delete Triangulum(.)com from Windows and Your Browser
Remove Triangulum(.)com automatically by downloading an advanced anti-malware program.
- Guide 1: How to Remove Triangulum(.)com from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of Triangulum(.)com from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove Triangulum(.)com from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase Triangulum(.)com from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall Triangulum(.)com from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove Triangulum(.)com from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate Triangulum(.)com from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove Triangulum(.)com from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove Triangulum(.)com
Step 2: Uninstall Triangulum(.)com and related software from Windows
Here is a method in few easy steps that should be able to uninstall most programs. No matter if you are using Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista or XP, those steps will get the job done. Dragging the program or its folder to the recycle bin can be a very bad decision. If you do that, bits and pieces of the program are left behind, and that can lead to unstable work of your PC, errors with the file type associations and other unpleasant activities. The proper way to get a program off your computer is to Uninstall it.
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by Triangulum(.)com on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by Triangulum(.)com there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of Triangulum(.)com from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall Triangulum(.)com and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- Above the search bar change the two drop down menus to “System Files” and “Are Included” so that you can see all of the files associated with the application you want to remove. Bear in mind that some of the files may not be related to the app so be very careful which files you delete.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove Triangulum(.)com via Step 1 above:
In case you cannot find the virus files and objects in your Applications or other places we have shown above, you can manually look for them in the Libraries of your Mac. But before doing this, please read the disclaimer below:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove malware from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts, programs and malware, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. Combo Cleaner offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove Triangulum(.)com from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Step 3: From the opened "Extensions" menu locate the unwanted extension and click on its "Remove" button.
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Erase Triangulum(.)com from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Uninstall Triangulum(.)com from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove Triangulum(.)com from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 2: After hovering your mouse cursor to the top of the screen, click on the Safari text to open its drop down menu.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the Triangulum(.)com will be removed.
Eliminate Triangulum(.)com from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.
Step 4: Select the extension you want to remove and then click 'Disable'. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected extension, and some more add-ons might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click 'Disable'.
Step 5: After the unwanted extension has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red 'X' button located at the top right corner and start it again.