Online Advertising Support (also known as Advertising Support) is an advertising platform that helps advertisers to drive traffic to their websites and an option to monetize for websites publishers. Sounds not that bad, does it? However, many internet users are complaining about Online Advertising Support ads. These ads may appear out of nowhere and be very distracting and annoying. Moreover, similar advertising platforms may have one major flaw. As long as Online Advertising Support developers are getting money, they do not care what content is distributed thru this platform. Therefore, you should be very careful because you may get redirected to a very unsafe website and expose your computer to various cyber threats. Furthermore, if you are constantly seeing these annoying ads, there is a high possibility that you have an unwanted intruder somewhere in your system. Usually,these intruders are labeled as adwares and potentially unwanted programs.
This advertising platform may be closely associated with numerous freewares. We have noticed that Online Advertising Support ads may appear right after you install an unfamiliar freeware that had ad-supported application as an extra attachment. Don't worry, such dubious intruders can be easily avoided. You just need to check every program that you are going to install. That is why you should read end-user license agreement (EULA) section before any questionable installation. Try not to rush the installation process. Instead, select 'advanced' or 'custom' installation method and try to find hidden attachments. Unmark such attachments as Video Downloader, Frevens, Plus-HD, etc. and continue with the installation.
Adware that is related to this platform may extremely annoy you. Therefore, you need to remove it as quickly as possible. Check your recently installed programs and remove the odd-looking ones. Follow these simple instructions and remove Online Advertising Support virus from your system:
You can remove Online Advertising Support automatically with a help of one of these programs: SpyHunter, STOPzilla, Malwarebytes Anti Malware. We recommend these applications because they can easily delete potentially unwanted programs and viruses with all their files and registry entries that are related to them.
Uninstall Online Advertising Support and related programs
If you are Windows 8 user, then right-click in the lower left corner of the screen. Once Quick Access Menu shows up, select Control Panel and Uninstall a Program.
If you are using OS X, click Go button at the top left of the screen and select Applications.
Wait until you see Applications folder and look for Online Advertising Support or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
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Information added: 01/14/15 06:16;
information updated: 01/14/15 06:16