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Remove Fully BrowserAir

browserair-siteBrowserAir is a suspicious web browser, regarded by security experts as an ad-supported PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program). It is Google Chrome based, and it claims to focus specifically on user privacy, lightweight, and speed. However, we have identified several symptoms that this browser may be of some risk to users’ data, such as third-party advertisements and information aggregation and sharing with such.

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BrowserAir – What Exactly Does It Do?

This web browser cannot be downloaded from their website However, the most often way it can get onto users’ computers is by being in combination with other free software. Most users tend to download freeware setup programs from various freeware providing websites. Some of those sites may bundle this browser in one of your favourite programs. Such can be, DVD/CD recording software, free media players, streaming applications, file converters and others. When installing those, users tend to disregard the ‘Custom’ or ‘Advanced’ option in the step-by-step process, and this is PUPs like BrowserAir may situate themselves on computers.

BrowserAir is well known to collaborate with third party software providers, as mentioned in its privacy policy:

As visible the software may aggregate information using various tools and may display advertisements to the user via several different strategies. Some of them may include ad-supported search results, leading to third party sites, which could collect personal information from users or infect their PCs. Programs, such as BrowserAir are usually created with the sole purpose of generating profits to their developers. This sometimes may be accomplished by using third party affiliates or participating in pay-per-click schemes.

The risk to the user is mainly connected with such third-parties, because, except the possibility of collecting information from the user’s computer without any consent, they may infect the PC with different malware:

-Trojan Horses

Cybercrooks are developing new and more innovative means to obtain user information. Such schemes may even fool security experts with experience, not to mention what may happen to the average user. This is why advices are to stay ahead of the game by doing research on the latest threats and download a frequently updated and reputable anti-malware program that will ensure constant protection against any threats.

BrowserAir Removal Manual

In case you have this PUP installed on your computer, recommendations are to take measures to remove it immediately. To do this, follow the step by step guide below to uninstall the program. After this is done, some files of the program such as cookies that track different activities may remain on the computer. This is why, a good anti-malware solution should be downloaded and installed. By doing so, you, the user ensure yourself of the complete removal of BrowserAir related files and protection from future threats to your computer information.

Spy Hunter scanner will only detect the threat. If you want the threat to be automatically removed, you need to purchase the full version of the anti-malware tool.Find Out More About SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool / How to Uninstall SpyHunter

1. Restore the settings in your browser

1. Remove BrowserAir from your browser

Remove a toolbar from Mozilla FirefoxRemove a toolbar from Google Chrome Remove a toolbar from Internet Explorer Remove a toolbar from Safari
Start Mozilla Firefox Open the menu window


Select the “Add-ons” icon from the menu


Select BrowserAir and click “Remove


After BrowserAir is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red “X” in the top right corner and start it again.

Start Google Chrome and Open the drop menu


  • Move the cursor over “Tools” and then from the extended menu choose “Extensions
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  • From the opened “Extensions” menu locate BrowserAir and click on the garbage bin icon on the right of it.
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  • After BrowserAir is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red “X” in the top right corner and start it again.
  • Start Internet Explorer:

  • Click “‘Tools’ to open the drop menu and select ‘Manage Add-ons’
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  • In the ‘Manage Add-ons’ window, make sure that in the first window ‘Add-on Types’, the drop menu ‘Show’ is on ‘All add-ons’
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    Select BrowserAir to remove, and then click ‘Disable’. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected toolbar, and some additional toolbars might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click ‘Disable’.


    After BrowserAir has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red ‘X’ in the top right corner and start it again.

    Start Safari

    Open the drop menu by clicking on the sprocket icon in the top right corner.

    From the drop menu select ‘Preferences’
    In the new window select ‘Extensions’
    Click once on BrowserAir
    Click ‘Uninstall’


    A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall BrowserAir. Select ‘Uninstall’ again, and the BrowserAir will be removed.

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    2. Remove BrowserAir automatically with Spy Hunter Malware – Removal Tool.

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    Berta Bilbao

    Berta is a dedicated malware researcher, dreaming for a more secure cyber space. Her fascination with IT security began a few years ago when a malware locked her out of her own computer.

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