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Removing Adware From Your Computer: A Step-By-Step Guide

by Barbara J. Feldman July 1, 2009

Do you have continuous pop ups and advertisements bombarding your computer system? If you answered ‘yes’, you have adware on your computer. Most adware is harmless to your computer and just plain irritating to you. However, there are some types of adware that can, and do, track your movements online then sell your information to […]

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Do-It-Yourself: You, Too, Can Remove Adware From Your Computer

by Barbara J. Feldman June 30, 2009

Adware, or advertising software, is downloaded onto your computer to display a variety of advertisements ranging from non-invasive banners to very invasive pop-up windows that pop up frequently, regardless of what you’re doing on your computer, hence their name. If you know your system has been invaded by adware, removing if from your computer should […]

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Computer Maintenance 101: Removing Adware

by Barbara J. Feldman June 29, 2009

Legitimate adware programs are created by advertising companies; illegitimate adware programs are created by hackers and both typically show up in the form of unexplained advertising. Advertising companies hope they will be able to generate money from customers when they see and click on their pop up ads; adware has become a source of revenue […]

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