What is PursuePoint?
If you have installed PursuePoint onto your computer, you have probably noticed that it does more harm than benefit. Firstly, it keeps displaying various annoying advertisements and you will not be able to prevent the program from doing so; secondly, it collects information related to your browsing manner; finally, it might be a reason of different threats on your system. As you can see, you will always be at risk unless you get rid of PursuePoint. Do not think that you are safe if you use a particular browser – PursuePoint is compatible with all of them. It means that it might appear on your system regardless of the browser that you tend to use.
How does PursuePoint act?
You should know that this program is a clone of previously published adware programs Linkswift, Albrechto, Trontizer, and the like. Thus, you can expect PursuePoint act in a similar way. It is known that all of these software applications display various advertisements, including coupons, deals, website ratings and reviews as well as tools for search. This program is also going to show you inline text and transitional ads to stay free. Even though these commercials might look innocent, you should not trust them if you want to keep your computer safe. Our researchers have conducted a study and then found out that all these ads provided by PursuePoint might expose you to different infections if you click on them. Why it is so? PursuePoint adware application is definitely not responsible for the content of the third party links and definitely does not monitor their content. Are you eager to keep your computer safe? The only relevant advice is to remove PursuePoint from your system.
How to get rid of PursuePoint?
If you do not want to keep PursuePoint on your system anymore, you should delete it without considering too much. There is a variety of other more reliable programs out there. If you are ready, you can use the instructions that we have provided for you below or you can trust an antimalware tool and leave all the work for it. If you decide to do so, we recommend using SpyHunter because it is a tool which can be trusted.
- Open the Start menu and then go to Control Panel.
- Select Add or Remove Programs.
- Find PursuePoint on the list of all the programs.
- Select it and then select the Remove button.
Windows 7 and Vista
- Click the Start menu button.
- Find the Control Panel in the Start menu.
- Select Uninstall a program.
- Right-click on the unwanted application.
- Click the Uninstall button.
- Go to the Metro UI menu.
- Move the pointer to the lower-right edge of the screen.
- Select Search from the Charm bar.
- Type in “Control Panel” into the search box.
- Select it and then go to Uninstall a program.
- Select the undesirable program and then click the Uninstall button.
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