YieldKit is promoted as a free of charge application that offers “smart monetization solutions” to its customers. YieldKit will boost the efficiency of your online shopping by providing various product reviews, ratings and price comparisons. YieldKit ads are usually displayed alongside legit advertisements or images that have been generated by websites like Facebook, Google, YouTube, etc.
How Does YieldKit Enter Your Computer?
YieldKit can be downloaded from its official web page, but it also relies on a bundling distribution method to enter the user’s computer. YieldKit installs along with different PDF creators, media players, download managers, etc. Any installation of freeware can be the potential reason for the presence of YieldKit ads on your computer. The good news is that such programs and applications are easy to avoid. All, you need to do, is choose the Advanced installation options, where you are provided with the opportunity to un-select any additional plug-ins, extensions or applications that you wouldn’t want on your PC.
How Does YieldKit Affect Your PC?
Ads by YieldKit are often associated with the installation of PUPs (potentially unwanted programs) and adware on the affected machine. Once installed, YieldKit will display numerous offers, deals, discounts, promo codes, etc. on the web page, you are currently viewing. And although this may seem like a useful functionality to many users, experts note that the ads by YieldKit may contain links to sponsored websites, which are specially designed to generate pay-per-click revenue for their creators. What is more troubling is the fact that some of these websites may be corrupted and expose your system to security issues.
How to Remove YieldKit Ads from Your Computer?
YieldKit is not of malicious nature and users should not have any trouble deleting it manually or with the assistance of a competent anti-malware tool. Follow the instructions provided below to remove YieldKit from your computer permanently.
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