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Remove HPNotify.exe

HPNotify.exe is known to be a malicious process. Users usually notice the presence of this process when they open the Task Manager. Unfortunately, its presence indicates that there is an untrustworthy program installed on your system, so you can remove HPNotify.exe only if you get rid of that suspicious application. Users can notice this process in the Task Manager; however, people who want to detect the actual file, has to go to the Program Files, because this location is a typical place where HPNotify.exe hides. You might find there other files that belong to the same undesirable program too. If you have already detected them, erase them all immediately alongside HPNotify.exe. Do you want to find out how to implement the HPNotify.exe removal? Continue reading this article. Read more...

Remove Cash Back Assistant

Cash Back Assistant is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and adware that is developed by Capital Intellect. Adware is an application that is designed to display lots and lots of commercial and non-commercial advertisements when you browse. This particular PUP is created to be compatible only with Internet Explorer. It means that you will be bombarded with an abundance of ads each time you open this browser. There is no way of saving yourself other than Cash Back Assistant removal. Do not hesitate: it is not difficult to do if you have an anti-malware program installed on your PC. The presence of the potentially unwanted program means only damage: the application will not help you shop in any way. If you remove Cash Back Assistant in time, you should avoid malware and viruses. Read more...

Remove Capricornus Ads

Capricornus Ads will be shown on your screen day after day, if an advertising-supported application manages to enter the system. These ads usually look decent because they promote products, services, and web pages mainly; however, they might put your system at risk, so you should go for the Capricornus Ads removal as soon as you notice them on your screen. We also want to emphasize that Capricornus Ads might interrupt your activities, so you might find it difficult to perform your daily activities on the web. In order to remove Capricornus Ads, you will have to detect and erase the adware program which is installed on your computer. According to our specialists, this program is called Capricornus. More information on its removal is available further in this article. Read more...

Remove Candle Jar Ads

Candle Jar Ads appear on your screen because of the ad-supported program that is installed on your PC. Candle Jar was developed by SuperWeb LLC, a company that is infamous for a variety of adware applications including Super Great, Yula, Twinkle Star, Fortunitas, High Stairs, and many more. The main purpose of these kind of programs is to generate web traffic by flooding your with commercial ads. That is how they make profit for their developers. Candle Jar is not any different. It will insert adverts into all of your visited pages and redirect you to sponsor sites. There is no reason why you should keep it installed. We advise that you waste no time and get rid of Candle Jar Ads as soon as possible. Read more...

Remove YTDownloader

YTDownloader is a program that enables the user to download YouTube and other videos and convert files to MP3. The program is dubbed YTDownloader virus because it gets on the computer alongside other programs. It is essential to pay close attention to every installation process so that you get a chance to decline the installation of optional programs, some of which may turn out to be unreliable. YTDownloader is not a virus but a lot of computer users regard it as such due to the changes made within the operating system. According to the official website ytdownloader.com, the program enhances the user’s experience on YouTube because he or she can convert videos not only to MP3 files but other formats. Read more...

Remove Yourmapsnow.com

Yourmapsnow.com, also known as Your Maps Now, is a potentially unwanted application that is capable of changing your browser settings. That is why sometimes it is also classified as a browser hijacker. The official description of the utility states that this New Tab Page by SaferBrowser can provide you with maps, satellite images, driving directions, weather reports, and more. Once in the system, it not only changes your new tab, but it also replaces your home page and default search provider. The program can be downloaded from its official page, however, it may also enter your PC via free third party software. We suggest that you get rid of Yourmapsnow.com without hesitation. Read more...

DNS Unlocker – How to remove?

DNS Unlocker is a potentially unwanted application (PUP) that is supposed to unblock certain websites that you cannot open otherwise. DNS stands for "domain name system". In other words, it is a website address that you can read and recognize. For example, the DNS of Youtube is youtube.com, and you can access the page by typing this text into the address bar of your favorite browser. However, not all websites can be visited by all people. Some pages can be blocked in your country, for example, netflix.com is blocked in some European counties. For this reason, people use DNS unlocking programs. One of them is previously mentioned DNS Unlocker. Users install it hoping it will make their lives easier, but, actually, it is just a PUP that is also classified as adware. Our security experts advise you to erase DNS Unlocker from the computer system. Read more...

NetSpeed App Removal

NetSpeed App falls into the category of ad-supported programs, despite of how it is promoted. The adware claims to be a useful tool that can help you test your Internet speed. It even has an official page, netspeedapp.com, that actually looks more or less reliable. You should not be fooled by that, because the main goal of the software has nothing to do with bringing you helpful features. It is impossible to download the program from its official site, even though it has a Free Download button on it. That is never a good sign. All it means is that the application travels bundled with freeware and shareware. It also means that it is very likely that you never wanted to acquire it in the first place. We suggest that you terminate NetSpeed App without delay. Read more...

Knctr – How to remove?

Knctr seems to be a legitimate and a very useful application at first sight because it promises to enable users to call for free, connect to social networking websites easily, and simply declares that it will allow users to “stay connected with the people & events that matter most.” Even though Knctr seems to be a really beneficial program, the truth is that it is classified as a potentially unwanted application (PUP). The fact that it falls into this category means that Knctr might act in an unwanted way. It is difficult to say what it is really going to do; however, if you notice something suspicious about Knctr or simply do not want to keep installed suspicious programs on your system, make sure that you delete Knctr as soon as possible. We can guarantee that you will not miss this program because Knctr is not as beneficial as it claims to be on its official website. Read more...

Remove Concom.exe

Concom.exe is an executable file that belongs to an advertising-supported application. The size of the file is about 371KB and it is usually stored in C:\Program Files\Concom folder. The file does not have a digital signature. It is detected as a malicious component by various antivirus programs. Some of its aliases include Win32.Rootkit-gen[Rtk], Trojan.GenericKD.2750225, Trojan.Amonetize.9236, Generic PUA LB (PUA), Trojan.Gen.2, and more. If you see this process in your Windows Task Manager, it means that you have adware running on your computer. The main symptom of the adware is the fact that it floods you with never-ending commercials no matter where you go online. We suggest that you terminate Concom.exe along with its associated program without hesitation. Read more...