Created by InstalleRex-WebPick, downLOadiTKeeP (downloaDitkeep, DownloadItKeep) is an adware-laced program that alters the settings of your browser, so it would load different pop-ups and banner ads as you browse the Web. downLOadiTKeeP is a browser add-on and a BHO (browser helper object) added by other potentially unwanted programs. downLOadiTKeeP promotes sponsored links, which if clicked on may lead you to potentially corrupt websites and expose your PC to security risk. Experts advise users whose browsing activities have been interrupted by downLOadiTKeeP’s ads to remove the adware with a reputable anti-malware tool.
Symptoms of downLOadiTKeeP:
- Numerous pop-up ads are displayed on the web page you are currently viewing
- The performance of the machine is slowed down
- You are being redirected to compromised web pages
downLOadiTKeeP is also known to monitor your browsing details and collect certain machine-specific information. The gathered data may then be shared with unknown third parties for questionable purposes.
How Is downLOadiTKeeP Distributed?
downLOadiTKeeP can be dropped by other PUPs or can end up on your PC via bundled downloads of regular programs or software updates you download online. To protect your computer from any unwanted installations, always select the Advanced settings when you install new software on your PC and un-check the additional programs you do not want or find suspicious.
Experts report that in some cases downLOadiTKeeP has been distributed via fake Microsoft updates and patches which can be easily found on unsecure advertising networks.
How to Remove downLOadiTKeeP from your PC?
downLOadiTKeeP may not be a virus, but still, it may expose your machine to serious security issues. Experts recommend the use of a trustworthy anti-malware program for the removal of downLOadiTKeeP. Below you will find instructions on how to eliminate downLOadiTKeeP permanently.
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