Do you know what PowerfulBrowse ads are?
PowerfulBrowse ads are commercial pop-up and other type of advertisements that are generated by PowerfulBrowse adware application. This application enters your computer bundled with other freeware and before you know it, you get flooded with an entire series of annoying commercial advertisements that offer you to purchase the goods you are searching for at a lower price. Despite the fact that this application may seem useful at first, our general piece of advice is to remove PowerfulBrowse ads from the system as soon as possible, because no adware program can be useful for a long time.
Adware applications are designed to generate financial profit to its creators. Thus, although PowerfulBrowse ads might seem like it tries to help you purchase something at an optimal price, in the end, it does that in order to help its creators make easy money. What is more, PowerfulBrowse is not the first adware application in line. It comes from a big family of adware apps called SuperWeb. As a result, PowerfulBrowse is directly related to CrankWeb, Okiitan, Waleisa and other applications that try to make an impression that they can improve your web browsing experience. In reality, they just need to be deleted from the PC as soon as possible.PowerfulBrowse ads screenshot
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The common feature of SuperWeb applications is that they always are distributed bundled with freeware. They also have homepages, but they are nothing but empty shells of websites. For example, powerfulbrowse.com provides you with general information on this application, as well as tells you that it is compatible with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer web browsers. However, just like it is the case with other adware applications from SuperWeb family, the direct download link on powerfulbrowse.com is dead.
Nevertheless, we can easily see that it does not stop the application from being distributed around. When PowerfulBrowse ads enter the PC, it also installs extension on Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox web browsers, while the installation on Google Chrome fails. However, that is enough to help PowerfulBrowse ads track your web browsing data and spam you with commercial advertisements.
Based on our security research, PowerfulBrowse ads use a number of advertising platforms, including Topic Torch, inline ads by Vendo and various other pop-ups. It means that PowerfulBrowse ads display third party content and the application does not review the content embedded in its pop-ups. It poses certain security risks, and it is one of the main reasons why you need to remove PowerfulBrowse ads from your PC.
Manual PowerfulBrowse ads Removal
- Slide mouse cursor to the bottom right of the screen.
- Wait for Charm bar to appear and then click Settings.
- Open Control panel and go to Uninstall a program.
- Highlight PowerfulBrowse and click Uninstall.
Windows Vista & Windows 7
- Open Start menu and go to Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a program and remove PowerfulBrowse.
- Click Start menu button and go to Settings.
- Select Control Panel and open Add or remove programs.
- Uninstall PowerfulBrowse.
Do not forget that it is a good idea to scan your PC with a licensed application after manual PowerfulBrowse ads removal, because there might be other potentially unwanted programs on board and you need to get rid of them as well. You may also refer to the more thorough removal instructions below this description.
In non-techie terms:
PowerfulBrowse ads appear on your screen when you install unwanted programs on your PC. Remove PowerfulBrowse ads from the system to prevent any potential security issues and get yourself a reliable antispyware tool to protect the PC from harm.