MySoftToday is an adware extension used for promotion of Android applications. It is not malicious but often installed without user’s consent along with free programs from various websites that use bundling. mySoftToday is not a virus, and some people might find it useful. However adware is not safe either because tracking of your web browsing history might cause some privacy problems if your profile is shared among promoters. Besides that, mySoftToday can waste your web traffic for activities that you don’t really need.
If you want to get rid of mySoftToday ads and deals displayed in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, then you need to remove mySoftToday 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 mySoftToday 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 mySoftToday and other malware form your infected computer.
If you want to remove mySoftToday and other malicious programs, protect your computer against malware, and use professional help in malware removal, then use SpyHunter. This anti-malware software offers reliable real-time protection and helps to keep your web browser safe. SpyHunter provides free scan results that are useful for manual mySoftToday removal if you prefer to do it yourself. However, automated mySoftToday removal has certain benefits as compared to manual way. It removes other viruses and protects your computer and you against future trouble.
What is mySoftToday?
mySoftToday is a program and web browser extension that advertises and helps to install Android games and other programs. It cannot hurt you computer, but tracking your web browsing history can compromise your privacy. mySoftToday and other bundled adware programs are designed for displaying ads and deals in your Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer. It wastes your time, web traffic, and compromises your privacy since gathered information about your habits are often shared among promoters. mySoftToday 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 mySoftToday is quite straight, but other adware that might come with it is often difficult to remove without special tools.
mySoftToday adware consists of a similarly named Windows application and plugins present as web browser extensions, add-ons, and BHO. These mySoftToday components are designed for tracking your web browsing and displaying advertising in various ways. If you click on mySoftToday ads, then the owner gets profit for your click from promoters. That is why mySoftToday is often deceptively installed.
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”, or “advanced”, installation option instead of “typical”, or “normal” or “quick” because these options often hide adware programs from your view.
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Remove mySoftToday from Windows
For manual removal, you need to remove all mySoftToday components. First, you need to uninstall the program using “Add/Remove programs” utility (“Programs and Features” on Windows 7 and Vista) . You can start this Windows utility program by clicking a link in the Control Panel menu. Then you need to find and remove mySoftToday extensions from your web browsers and reset browser settings to defaults or to your proffered ones.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with antispyware program to make sure that other hidden malicious programs are also removed.
Uninstall mySoftToday 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 "mySoftToday" 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 mySoftToday 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 mySoftToday program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall mySoftToday on Windows XP
Uninstalling mySoftToday 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 mySoftToday program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove mySoftToday from Chrome
Remove mySoftToday 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 mySoftToday extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove mySoftToday from Firefox
Remove mySoftToday 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 mySoftToday add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove mySoftToday from Internet Explorer
Remove mySoftToday 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 mySoftToday, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: Manual removal of mySoftToday is not difficult by itself. However, if you get a bunch of bundled adware programs or computer infections, you also need to remove these threats to your security and privacy. Use free scanners that come with SpyHunter and mySoftToday Removal Tool for help or let these programs to take care of the problem.
Remove mySoftToday Adware Infection Completely
It is possible that your computer is infected with other adware programs. You can check suspicious program names with the list of adware 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. This checking procedure is very helpful while real scanning for viruses is definitely better.