BrowsIt AdFree is an adware program that hijacks web browsers Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome for spying on you browsing history and displaying ads and deals that can attract your clicks. Such clicks on BrowsIt AdFree advertising bring profit to this adware owners and distributors that help to install BrowsIt AdFree. That is probably why the installation is often deceptive. BrowsIt AdFree is bundled with popular free programs and set for being automatically installed unless you notice and disable this optional adware. I guess you didn’t, and now you want to remove BrowsIt AdFree from your computer. It is a good idea. While BrowsIt AdFree is not malicious by design, any adware presents some threats to your security and privacy.
If you want to get rid of BrowsIt AdFree ads and deals displayed in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, then you need to remove BrowsIt AdFree extensions, add-ons, and browser helper objects installed in these web browsers. You also need to remove similarly named Windows application just as you would remove any other Windows program. You can remove BrowsIt AdFree components manually by following this guide. However, other adware that might be present in a bundle or installed somehow else can bring you a hard time since you need to see what to kill first. SpyHunter offers a free scanner that shows you all you need, and it can automatically remove BrowsIt AdFree and other malware form your infected computer.
If you want to remove BrowsIt AdFree and other malware as well, then use SpyHunter. This program offers a real-time protection that can protect you against future trouble. It has a truly reliable malware detection and timely updated virus database. It also provides a free online support for removing viruses that the software cannot access for some reason. So, ads in your web browser caused by any adware program will be gone.
What is BrowsIt AdFree?
BrowsIt AdFree is a program and web browser extension that are designed for tracking your web browsing and displaying ads and deals in your Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer when you visits various websites. BrowsIt AdFree adware consists of a similarly named Windows application and plugins present as web browser extensions, add-ons, and BHO. These BrowsIt AdFree components are designed for tracking your web browsing and displaying advertising in various ways. If you click on BrowsIt AdFree ads, then the owner gets profit for your click from promoters. That is why BrowsIt AdFree is often deceptively installed. It wastes your time, web traffic, and compromises your privacy since gathered information about your habits are often shared among promoters. BrowsIt AdFree is often distributed with free program downloads. It is deceptively installed unless you disable this optional program before installing the program that you download. Removing BrowsIt AdFree is quite straight, but other adware that might come with it is often difficult to remove without special tools.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
Protect your computer with programs like SpyHunter that can trace installation process, warn you on threats, and remove malware on your demand. Otherwise you need to pay attention to EULAs and check boxes placed in setup wizard and download clients related to a free program that you download. It helps you to notice additional programs bundled to the one you get. Always use “custom” installation instead of “typical”, or “normal” since these options might hide adware programs.
BrowsIt AdFree Adware Removal ToolBrowsIt AdFree Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove BrowsIt AdFree and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to BrowsIt AdFree malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete BrowsIt AdFree components manually if you want. This software is timely updated and offers a free professional support for removing mutating viruses. It helps to remove stubborn PUP (potentially unwanted programs) and spyware, protects DNS connection, your web browsers, ActiveX components, and other system elements form malware infection. SpyHunter helps to guard your computer against BrowsIt AdFree and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove BrowsIt AdFree Ads Manually
You need to uninstall all the BrowsIt AdFree components manually. First you need to uninstall the program using “Add/Remove programs”. Then you need to remove web browser add-on components that belong to BrowsIt AdFree.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with anti-malware and anti-virus software to make sure that other threats are found and removed.
Uninstall BrowsIt AdFree on Windows 8
- On Metro screen click on "Search" icon. Then, type "Remove Program" in the input box and click on "Uninstall a program" menu option.
- Select "BrowsIt AdFree" program and click "Uninstall" button at the top of the list.
Optional: If on a desktop, right click "Start" button (or the lower left corner) to open the "Quick Access Menu". Then find and click on "Programs and Features"
Optional: Click on "Control Panel" option. Find and click "Uninstall a Program" link in the menu list placed under "Programs" menu option.
Uninstall BrowsIt AdFree on Windows 7, Vista
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop and select "Control Panel" option on the right
- Click on "Programs and Features" menu option in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and highlight BrowsIt AdFree program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall BrowsIt AdFree on Windows XP
Uninstalling BrowsIt AdFree from Windows XP is very similar to one shown above. There are minor differences in a process:
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop.
- Select "Control Panel" in the menu on the right
- Find and double-click "Add/Remove Programs" list item in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and click on BrowsIt AdFree program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove BrowsIt AdFree from Chrome
Remove BrowsIt AdFree extensions from Google Chrome
- Start Google Chrome and click on Menu icon in the top-right corner. Select Settings in the drop down list.
- Click on Extensions on the left to display installed Chrome extensions. Find BrowsIt AdFree extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove BrowsIt AdFree from Firefox
Remove BrowsIt AdFree add-on from Mozilla Firefox
- Open Mozilla Firefox and click Menu icon at the top-right corner. Click on Add-ons icon.
- Select Extensions on the sidebar. Find BrowsIt AdFree add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove BrowsIt AdFree from Internet Explorer
Remove BrowsIt AdFree extensions from Internet Explorer
- Start Internet Explorer click Tools icon in the top-right corner.
- Click on Manage add-ons option.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions tab on left, right-click on BrowsIt AdFree, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: Removing BrowsIt AdFree is not difficult. Though you can still have some problems if you get other bundled adware or malicious programs present. You also need to remove these threats to your security and privacy. Use free scanners that come with BrowsIt AdFree Removal Tool for help or let these programs to take care of the problem.
Remove BrowsIt AdFree Adware Infection Completely
Note: It is possible that your computer is infected with other adware programs. You can check suspicious program names with the list of advare removal tools names and see if it match. If they match, than the program belongs to adware and our removal tools can handle it for sure. Actually, they can remove hundreds thousands of viruses, but there is always a gray area where any anti-virus fails. So, this checking procedure is very helpful while real scanning for viruses is definitely better.
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