To remove adware, disconnect from the Internet, and try to remove the program manually. If that doesn't work, download and run Malwarebytes, remove the adware, and then restart your computer. This usually takes about one... More »

Adware is software that displays advertisements automatically on a computer. It is often downloaded accidentally with freeware or through an email. Antivirus programs can scan a computer for adware and remove it. More »

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Lavasoft.com, Filehippo.com and Ad-aware.en.softonic.com are among the websites that offer free downloads for adware and spyware programs. These sites feature different listings of free adware and spyware, showing inform... More »

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To get rid of adware, disconnect from the Internet, uninstall the infection, download antivirus software and scan the computer. This process takes an hour to complete. More »

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SweetPacks is a toolbar that is considered adware, a malicious software program that is commonly bundled with other third party programs. SweetPacks is typically installed during the download of another free program, rep... More »

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To uninstall Optimizer Pro, uninstall the program from the computer, remove the adware with AdwCleaner, and then remove the malware with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free. It is also necessary to check to ensure the program... More »

Clean up viruses from an infected computer by disconnecting from the Internet, starting in Safe Mode, deleting temporary files and then running a virus removal program. These steps are typically enough to remove common v... More »