Some applications you download from the Internet are bundled with adware in the attempt to generate additional revenue for the developer. Usually, this comes in the form of ad banners, but you can also be offered to change default settings of your browser or install third party components that bring revenue to their author.
Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool is a simple utility that can help you get rid of such programs and keep your computer free from programs you don't really need.
Remove toolbars, add-ons and other unwanted programs
Using it is easy, thanks to the intuitive interface and the clear options. No installation is required, so you can proceed to scanning your computer as soon as you launch the application.
Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool scans the entire computer trying to find adware, installed browser toolbars and add-ons and other similar components that might affect the functioning of your PC. You can view the progress and statistical data during scanning or stop the operation with the push of a button.
Choose the programs you want to delete
All the programs and components detected as potentially dangerous are displayed in an organized table, enabling you to select the ones you want Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool to remove. Therefore, the application does not delete any files unless you instruct it to.
The complete removal of some adware components or toolbars may require you to restart your computer. Once the operation is finished, you can view statistical data regarding the number of scanned, found and deleted files.
Find and dispose of adware components
Toolbars and other components that install without your consent might slow down your PC, lower system performance and reduce storage space. Making use of Bitdefender's state-of-the-art scanning technology, Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool can easily identify programs you might not want to have installed on your computer, helping you get rid of it all without a lot of effort. However, please note that this cannot replace a permanent security solution.