Ins_shopperpro.exe is considered a PUP (potentially unwanted program) and malware specialists recommend its removal.
Why Is Ins_shopperpro.exe a PUP?
Ins_shopperpro.exe is part of the ShopperPro family and is a setup application using NSIS (Nullsoft Scriptable Install System) installer. It’s not, however, been authenticated by a trusted source.
Six anti-malware programs have detected ins_shopperpro.exe and classified it as a PUP. It is compatible with the most commonly used browsers – Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox, and once installed, ins_shopperpro.exe will:
- Allow additional toolbars and extensions to install on your PC without your permission
- Start displaying various pop-up ads by third-party advertising agencies. Clicking them may redirect you to potentially corrupted websites which then may further infect your system
- Slow down your system’s performance
- Alter your default browser settings
How Does Ins_shopperpro.exe Enter Your PC?
Ins_shopperpro.exe enters your PC just like most PUPs do – via other free programs you download from the Web. Freeware is usually bundled with various other unwanted applications, but the good thing is that you have an option to disallow the bundling – you only have to watch the installation process closely and uncheck all features you know nothing about.
How to Remove Ins_shopperpro.exe?
If you already have ins_shopperpro.exe, you may want to remove it as it practically has no value for your system. It may rather harm it.
To remove ins_shopperpro.exe successfully, simply make sure you use a well-trusted anti-virus tool, or else – follow the steps below to remove it manually.
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