Pricora is French adware, which is used to collect sales, generate web traffic and initiate similar activities. However, in most of the cases people report about unwanted ads that are filled with various offers, notifications about discounts and similar information that should attack them. Beware that these ads may try to trick you into entering insecure sites. Pricora is spread in a bundle with freeware and shareware, so you should always try to be more careful when downloading such programs from the web. If you really want to avoid such downloads, always choose custom installation method and check the list of free add-ons. If you missed the checkmark that allows Pricora's installation, soon you will see its ads.
Pricora is spread in a bundle with freeware and shareware. According to experts, they noticed that it can show up on the system after installing 1ClickDownload, Superfish, Yontoo and FBPhotoZoom, but you may also download this program on your computer after installing other free application. As soon as it gets inside, Pricora starts system's modifications. Typically, it drops its add-on on all web browsers that are installed on the system and alters start page/default search engine. As a result, users start noticing its ads every time they start their browsing sessions. They say “Ads by Pricora”, "brought by Pricora", "powered by Pricora" and "Pricora Deals". Besides, if you see banner ads, in-text link advertisements and similar content, they may also be caused by Pricora. In order to remove them, you should follow the guide given below:
If you want to remove Pricora from your computer, we recommend following this guide:
You can remove Pricora 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 Pricora 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 Pricora or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash.
Remove Pricora from each of your web browsersInternet Explorer Mozilla Firefox Google Chrome Safari Remove dangerous add-ons
Information added: 08/27/14 08:05;
information updated: 08/27/14 08:05