Offers4U virus keeps bothering Chrome and Firefox users
If you have just discovered Offers4U virus on your Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox web browser, then you should know that you are one of hundreds of PC users who have been affected by this adware. Technically, this application is not a virus. However, it's more than clear that it is not created for helping people save their money. Instead of being a reliable shopping helper, Offers4U virus tries to earn the money for its developers. It does that by showing third party ads on people's computers. If it manages to convince them to click any of these ads, its developer receives a certain amount of money. Besides, Offers4U show up on your Mac OS X or Windows computer without any permission asked because lots of free applications, for example, download managers, PDF creators, video streaming software and similar apps, have been involved in its distribution scheme.
Besides, you may not even notice that this browser add-on is capable of tracking your browsing on the web. Beware that Offers4U is usually spread in a bundle with cookies that may hijack each of your web browsers and then may start collecting information about your search terms, mostly visited websites, data that is entered there, PC's IP address, its location, etc. Sounds unfair, right? If you, just like us, believe that such activity is dangerous, you should remove Offers4U adware from your computer. The easiest way to do that is to use SpyHunter or other reliable anti-spyware program. Unfortunately, but Offers4U removal from Mac computer cannot be performed with the help of SpyHunter. In this case, we recommend using a manual removal guide, which is given on the second page.
Just like we have already mentioned, this program seeks to convince its users that it is a powerful shopping helper that can help them save their money by showing the latest discounts, price comparisons and similar deals. However, before you start believing that Offers4U ads seek to inform you about the best price offers and the greatest discounts, you must know that this program is considered an ad-supported application. So, it displays its advertisements just for redirecting you to its affiliate websites that are seeking to increase their popularity. In most of the cases, ads by Offers4U have nothing in common with the content that they promise.
There are hundreds of PC users who call Offers4U virus because of its unexpected appearance on their computers. In reality, this program can be installed manually or in a bundle with freeware and shareware where it is hidden in optional components. In fact, they are wrong because this program is not a virus, and it cannot pose any harm to the system or data that is kept on it. Nevertheless, as you may have already understood, it may initiate lots of unwanted activities, such as Offers4U redirect, slowdowns, annoying pop-up ads and similar inconveniences.
How can you avoid its infiltration to your PC system? Of course, there are some things that you should remember: the main thing you must keep in mind is that Offers4U is spread in a bundle with freeware, which can be filled with various components. To get the ability to opt out of them, you should always select Custom or Advanced installation option and then uncheck different check marks that claim that you want to install this adware. If you think that you have already been tricked into installing Offers4U on Chrome, Firefox or other web browser, you should not wait longer. You should use a guide below and fix your computer.