What is an advertising-supported application

PromoteOptimization redirects are occurring because of an adware on your system. Rushed freeware set ups usually result in adware threats. Because ad-supported software might install unnoticed and might be working in the background, some users may not even notice the threat. Don’t worry about the advertising-supported program directly harming your OS as it is not malicious software but it will fill your screen with annoying pop-ups. However, that doesn’t mean that ad-supported programs are harmless, a much more dangerous threat could infiltrate your operating system if you got rerouted to dangerous pages. If you want to keep your OS secure, you will need to remove PromoteOptimization.

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How does an advertising-supported application work

Ad-supported application will infiltrate your OS silently, via freeware. It should be known to everyone that some freeware might authorize unnecessary offers to install alongside them. Adware,  reroute viruses and other potentially unneeded programs (PUPs) can be added. You ought to refrain from opting for Default settings during installation, as those settings fail to tell you about additional items, which allows them to set up. We suggest using Advanced or Custom instead. Those settings unlike Default, will authorize you to see and uncheck everything. Always choose those settings and you will be prevent these kinds of infections.

When the adware is inside your system, it will start generating advertisements. It might attach itself to the majority of the popular browsers, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. So no matter which browser you prefer, you will run into ads everywhere, they will only disappear if you terminate PromoteOptimization. Showing you advertisements is how advertising-supported applications generate profit, expect to see a lot of them.You might occasionally see a pop-up advising you to install some type of application but downloading from such questionable sites is like asking for a malware infection.Do not download software or updates from random advertisements, and stick to legitimate sites. In case you were wondering why, files obtained from adware created advertisements could lead to a malware infection. The adware will also cause your browser to fail to load and your machine to work much more sluggish. Adware will only trouble you so we encourage you remove PromoteOptimization as quickly as possible.

How to remove PromoteOptimization

If you have chosen to abolish PromoteOptimization, you have two ways to do it, either manually or automatically. For the fastest PromoteOptimization elimination way, you are advised to get spyware removal software. It is also possible to eliminate PromoteOptimization by hand but you would need to locate and eliminate it and all its related programs yourself.


Learn how to remove PromoteOptimization from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall PromoteOptimization

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program How to remove PromoteOptimization

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program How to remove PromoteOptimization
 

c) Windows 10

  1. Search 'Control Panel'. The search option can be found in the Start menu, next to the Shutdown button.
  2. Select Control Panel in the results. win10-start How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel How to remove PromoteOptimization
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program How to remove PromoteOptimization
 

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and click Applications (left side of the window)
  2. Find the programs you want gone, right-click on them.
  3. Pick Move to Trash.mac-os-app-remove How to remove PromoteOptimization
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove PromoteOptimization from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Select on all questionable extensions from the list and press Disable.

a) Change Internet Explorer Homepage

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options. ie-settings How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 How to remove PromoteOptimization
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset How to remove PromoteOptimization
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete PromoteOptimization from Microsoft Edge

a) Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press the three dots located on the top right, and press Settings. edge-settings How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data How to remove PromoteOptimization
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager How to remove PromoteOptimization
  6. Choose Go to details. If that is not an option, choose More details.
  7. Right mouse click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End Task.

b) (Method 2)

Before you proceed, make copies of your data.
  1. Find C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe.
  2. Delete all the folders you see. edge-folder How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Press Start, find the search option and type in Windows PowerShell.
  4. When it comes up in the results, right-click on it, choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell How to remove PromoteOptimization
  5. In the Administrator: Windows PowerShell window that appears, type inGet-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>. edge-powershell-script How to remove PromoteOptimization
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove PromoteOptimization from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Press the trash icon of all unwanted extensions. (You can also disable them if you are unsure about which should be removed). chrome-extensions-delete How to remove PromoteOptimization

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page How to remove PromoteOptimization
  4. Click Add a new page and enter your preferred homepage.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Go back to Settings, and choose Search engine. chrome-search-engines How to remove PromoteOptimization
  7. Click Manage search engines.
  8. Click the three dots next to the default search engine, and press Edit.
  9. Delete the malicious search engine, and type in your preferred one.
  10. Click Save.

b) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner). chrome-menu How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Press Settings and scroll down to the bottom.
  3. Press Advanced, and scroll down to the very end where you will see a Reset option. chrome-settings How to remove PromoteOptimization
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset How to remove PromoteOptimization

Step 5. Remove PromoteOptimization from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Press Remove for all extensions you want gone. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Press Options.
  3. In the General tab, delete the unwanted link in the home page field, and type in your preferred one. mozilla-options How to remove PromoteOptimization

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner).
  2. Open the Help menu (question mark at the bottom). mozilla-troubleshooting How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset How to remove PromoteOptimization

Step 6. Remove PromoteOptimization from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Delete all strange extensions. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Safari homepage

  1. Safari → Preferences → General. safari-menu How to remove PromoteOptimization
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history How to remove PromoteOptimization
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu How to remove PromoteOptimization
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced How to remove PromoteOptimization
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu How to remove PromoteOptimization
If that did not solve the problem you are having, it is advised that you obtain anti-spyware software and allow it to perform a scan on your computer.

Step 7. Scan your computer with anti-malware software for PromoteOptimization removal.

  1. Click the button below to download WiperSoft Antimalware:
  2. Run WiperSoft installer to install the software: wipersoft-install How to remove PromoteOptimization
  3. Click SCAN NOW! to detect all the risks and computer infections: Wipersoft-scan How to remove PromoteOptimization
  4. Click REMOVE THREATS to remove PromoteOptimization and all the virus and malware from your computer: wipersoft-results How to remove PromoteOptimization