Do you know what my-uq.com is?
My-uq.com is an advertising service which you should be aware of because it can send various pop-up advertisements to your browser. It occurs when some browser add-on, usually categorized as adware, is installed onto the PC. If you cannot avoid my-uq.com advertisements because they are displayed when using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, you have no other choice but remove the adware program from the system.
The removal of the adware program is a must if you want to use the computer which does not contain any tracking device. Keep in mind that the programs which generate various advertisements that are provided by different advertising domains usually record the user’s online behavior. They are likely to monitor how you interact with the search engines, that is, what search terms you use, what links you click on, and what websites you browse. They may also record the details of the internet browsers and the operating system, but there is always some risk that some pieces of the information acquired by the application may help the service to reveal your identity.
The websites to which you are taken by my-uq.com advertisements are not affiliated with the adware program. It does not control the content of the advertisements and the associated websites, so every time you click on the advertisement, you start interacting with that particular websites.
My-uq.com may send various advertisements to your PC in order to make you access as many websites as possible. You may be invited to play an online game, buy some item or product, or update your computer applications. If you are asked to update your Flash player or the internet browser, ignore such offers. You may be told that the update will be downloaded through a downloader that distributes free software, and even though you may have a chance to prevent the installation of the additional programs, we recommend that you download updates only from their official sources.
My-uq.com pop-ups and various ads can be removed from the PC in no time if you implement a powerful anti-spyware tool. We recommend that you use SpyHunter because this application can fix your browsers and safeguard the system against Trojan horses, rogue anti-spyware programs, and other malign computer infections. The application also saves time because it runs automatic system scans; and if it is all that you need, takes action to get rid of my-uq.com ads.
How to uninstall an unwanted program
Windows Vista and Windows 7
- Open the Start menu and click Control Panel.
- Select Uninstall a program.
- Uninstall the unwanted application.
- Click the Start button and then select Control Panel.
- Click Add or Remove Programs.
- Remove the unwanted application.
- Press the Windows key.
- Start typing control panel and click the Control Panel icon.
- Select Uninstall a program and remove the unwanted application.
In non-techie terms:
My-uq.com is an advertising domain which you should avoid if you want to stay away from unknown websites. Do not risk your privacy – remove the adware program that is bombarding you with various advertisements and make sure that the system is protected against other computer threats.