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How to Remove Ads by Sense

by News Editor on September 10th, 2014 in Security Tips.

If you are suffering from various advertisements with a note “Ads by Sense”, there is a huge possibility that you have Sense installed onto your PC. This tricky program will definitely show you various pop-up advertisements. No matter which browser you are using (Internet Explorer, Firefox or Chrome) you can see the browser is occupied by it completely. Once installed it usually automatically starts with Windows.


How to remove Costmin

by News Editor on September 10th, 2014 in Security Tips.

Costmin is a free browser extension that is supposed to “reduce your costs to the minimum” while you are shopping online.


The first beta version for Ad-Aware Web Companion is now available! We're about to improve your web protection.

We're counting on you to test out the application, give us your feedback, iron out the kinks and help us to create the best product possible. We are looking for both experienced Ad-Aware users and newbies who are up for the challenge to test out our newest product.


HomeTab describes itself as a web browser extension that allows synchronization between your PC and your Android device in order to bring you a better browser experience. This program can be distributed by bundling to free software using pay-per-install marketing method; so it may sneak to your PC as a part of another installation without you noticing this.


How to Remove Bueno Search

by News Editor on September 9th, 2014 in Security Tips.

BuenoSearch.com is a browser add-on, which claims to provide you with the most comprehensive and easy to use search tool possible.  Once installed it will add the BuenoSearch Toolbar to your browser, change your homepage toBuenoSearch.com, and set your default search engine to BuenoSearch.


We have just released a new version update for our award-winning antivirus, Ad-Aware 11. Version 11.3 is packed with features that will enhance your security level against malicious threats. Don't forget to ensure that your Ad-Aware software is up-to-date and get the best protection for your computer.




It’s back-to-school season and a great time to give your family computer a security overhaul. Educating your children to practice safe computing may be hard since continuous monitoring is required.

With data dreaches and hacking occuring more often than ever, it's important to pay more attention to our online security's well-being.


How to Remove Price Chop

by News Editor on September 3rd, 2014 in Security Tips.

Price Chop is a Browser Helper Object (BHO) typically used for all common web browsers that pretends to be helpful and user-friendly during your online shopping. Price Chop displays pop-up ads and offers related to your web browsing habits on the website that you are visiting.



How to Remove Movie Master

by News Editor on September 3rd, 2014 in Security Tips.

Movie Master by Green Fire Software is a free application which adds a small button ‘Lights Off!’/’Lights On!’ to video sites (like YouTube etc.). It “allows you to toggle the lights on or off” – meaning, when applicable, it shows you a switch button that hides intrusive ads or other content, to allow you fully enjoy a video you are currently watching.


Rocket-find.com or Rocket Search is a browser helper object which is based on the same engine as Google Chrome. If it was downloaded from the official site Rocket Browser should not make any changes on other browsers. If your default search engine or start page was changed to Rocket-find.com, you should check what programs you have recently installed.


Internet Helper Toolbar is Browser Helper Object that pretends it is very helpful and user-friendly toolbar for browsing the web. Once installed it will change your browser homepage to http://www.trovi.com/, and set your default search engine to Internet Helper Customized Web Search. Internet Helper Toolbar is a potentially unwanted application, which can collect information about users and their browsing behavior.


How to Remove AnySend

by News Editor on August 21st, 2014 in Security Tips.

AnySend by ClickMeIn is an online service that allows you to send files or folders of “unlimited size to anywhere faster for free”. Even though it is no doubt a good application, however some of ClickMeIn partners are using dishonest tactics into tricking users to install the product.

This program can be distributed by bundling to free software using pay-per-install marketing method; so it may sneak to your PC as a part of another installation without you noticing this.