Static.greatonlineapplications.com, also known as updating-your-browser.org, is a deceptive domain which is aimed at convincing computer users that they need to update their browsers. The domain can be accessed through different Internet browsers and the text changes accordingly. If you are taken to static.greatonlineapplications.com through Internet Explorer, you will be invited to upgrade this particular browser. However, seemingly harmless website distributes several adware and potentially unwanted programs. If you do not want to waste your time trying to delete the program available at static.greatonlineapplications.com, leave the site once you are taken to it.
In order to update your browsers, you should go to the official website of the product, where you will be provided with a legitimate version of the program. Static.greatonlineapplications.com only provides you with links to the well-known browsers, including Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer, after installing a several computer programs.
According to the disclaimer of static.greatonlineapplications.com, it is not affiliated with the official distributor of the Internet browsers, which should already signal that the installer is likely to contain some third-party programs. The installer, called Premium Installer, contains Optimizer Pro, YTDownloader and Shopper-Pro. Bear in mind that the programs provide by static.greatonlineapplications.com may vary, which very often depends on your geographical location. In any cases, static.greatonlineapplications.com does not update your browser. Instead, you get a potentially unwanted program, which only consumes computer resources, and adware programs, which monitors your behavior on the Internet in order to provide you with coupons and special offers. The adware programs may also flood you with irrelevant advertisements, which are provided by third parties in order to drive more traffic to their websites.
Even though the programs install by Premium installer are not computer infections, we recommend that you remove them from the computer. By eliminating them from the PC you will minimize the risk of computer infections and data loss, so if you care about your privacy, remove the program acquired from static.greatonlineapplications.com.
In order to remove the programs distributed by static.greatonlineapplications.com, you can either follow the instructions provided below or rely on a powerful spyware removal tool. We recommend that you implement a spyware removal tool so that the system is thoroughly examined. Once the undesirable programs are detected they are removed from the PC and you can use the computer and browse the Internet safely.
Remove the programs from static.greatonlineapplications.com
Windows Vista and Windows 7
- Open the Start menu.
- Click Control Panel.
- Select Uninstall a program.
- Remove the unwanted applications.
- Open the Start menu.
- Click Control Panel and then click Add or Remove Programs.
- Uninstall Shopper-Pro and other unwanted programs.
- Press Win+R and type in control panel.
- Click OK.
- Select Uninstall a program and remove the unwanted programs.
If you have decided to remove the unwanted programs manually, scan the computer with the scanner available below as soon as you finish the removal.
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