What is TheaterMax?
TheaterMax is an adware program that will enter your computer together with freeware applications. This program pretends that it has some useful features, such as improving your online video watching experience; however, TheaterMax cannot live up to such promises. You need to remove TheaterMax from your computer otherwise you will be bombarded with annoying commercial advertisements that will slow down your browser, exposing you to unreliable content. For that reason, you have to make sure you delete TheaterMax at once and don’t forget to get rid of other unwanted applications because you are bound to have some.
Where does TheaterMax come from?
According to our research specialists, TheaterMax is an application based on the Crossrider engine. As such, it belongs to a huge group of potentially unwanted programs that include such applications as Delve, Deeal, Cinema Now, Sense Plus, and many others.
This program is not a computer infection, although users often think the opposite. Although it is not possible to download the application directly because there is no active homepage, users need to realize that they allow TheaterMax to enter their computers willingly. This application is distributed in software packages, so it is very likely that TheaterMax has recently been installed with some freeware app you have downloaded from a third-party website.
It should be pointed out that quite often you can choose whether you want to install TheaterMax or not. Nevertheless, users tend to skip installation steps to speed up the setup.
What does TheaterMax do?
As any adware application out there, TheaterMax monitors your web browsing activity in order to collect data about your browsing history. Later on, this information is used to generate customized advertisements that are displayed when you browse the Internet.
Technically, this application is supposed to make your online video watching experience akin to something you see in a movie theater. However, there is no way in the world that TheaterMax would help you watch videos in a better quality or anything like that.
Its side effects are far more prominent than TheaterMax’s actual function. Not to mention that all the annoying ads that you see on your screen could be embedded with outgoing links to unreliable websites. Eventually, it might result in a malicious application entering your system.
How do I remove TheaterMax?
Clearly enough you need to terminate this application before it manages to expose you to potential system threats. Fortunately, it is possible to remove TheaterMax manually via Control Panel. Don’t forget that there might be more unwanted programs in your system due to adware distribution methods, so to determine what programs must be deleted, scan the PC with the SpyHunter free scanner. Investing in a licensed antispyware tool will also help you ensure your system’s security.
Manual TheaterMax Removal
Windows 8 & Windows 8.1
- Move the mouse cursor to the bottom right of your screen.
- Click Settings on the Charm bar and go to Control Panel.
- Select Uninstall a program and remove TheaterMax.
Windows Vista & Windows 7
- Click the Start menu and go to Control Panel.
- Open Uninstall a program and remove TheaterMax.
- Open the Start menu and navigate to Control Panel.
- Select Add or remove programs and uninstall TheaterMax.
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