Do you know what DiscountMagnet is?
DiscountMagnet looks like an innocent application that promises to provide the best deals in order to help the user save time and money. Even though it looks completely decent and beneficial, we still do not think that you should keep DiscountMagnet installed because it is not as useful as it claims to be. Actually, some researchers even believe that this program might put your system in danger. Keeping DiscountMagnet installed for a long time might result in the presence of malicious applications. We are sure that you do not want to encounter malware, so we suggest that you eliminate DiscountMagnet from your system. You will definitely not regret your decision.DiscountMagnet screenshot
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There is no doubt that you will start seeing ads on your screen after the installation of DiscountMagnet. According to our specialists, various deals appear most frequently, which means that you might not be able to do shopping online freely. At first sight, it really seems that all these deals can help to save money because they display similar items for a cheaper price. Of course, all these items can be bought on different websites which you can reach by clicking on any of those deals. Even though it seems really simple to save some money, our specialists do not recommend clicking on any of those deals in order not to be redirected to some kind of untrustworthy website. You will never know what you can find on the websites associated with adware, which means that you might even encounter malicious software very quickly.
This advertising-supported application is mainly aimed at Google Chrome users because it works on this browser only. In most cases, users get this software from Chrome Web Store, but there is still a possibility that it uses other ways to enter the system. It does not really matter how this program has slithered onto your computer because we still recommend that you erase it for the sake of your system’s safety. It has to be done as soon as possible because you might infect your system with malware very quickly. In order not to install suspicious applications in the future, you should install a security tool on your system. It will be enough to keep your tool enabled in order to protect the system.
DiscountMagnet has to be removed as soon as possible because it is never a good idea to keep an adware program. Our specialists say that it is possible to erase it via Control Panel, which means that it will not be difficult to do that. Another way to eliminate this program is to scan the system with an antimalware scanner. If you are going to remove DiscountMagnet manually, you should still do not forget to check whether undesirable programs are not hiding on your computer. It might be really impossible to do that yourself, so you should know that you can use an antimalware scanner for this matter.
How to delete DiscountMagnet
- Click the Start button.
- Select Control Panel.
- Click Add or Remove Programs.
- Select the program and click Remove.
Windows 7 and Vista
- Open the Start menu.
- Select Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program.
- Right-click on DiscountMagnet and then click the Uninstall button.
- Access the Metro UI menu and start typing Control Panel.
- Click on its icon to open it.
- Select Uninstall a program.
- Find the unwanted program and right-click on it.
- Click Uninstall.
In non-techie terms:
Adware programs often claim to be very useful because they want to lure computer users into downloading them. It means that it might not be very easy to recognize true adware. Some of them inform that they are ad-supported during the installation or place such information on their official websites; thus, you should always do a mini research prior to the installation of a new program.