MediaConverterOnline Promos was classified as a potentially unwanted program. It means that the application is not harmful, but it may have unwanted functionality that might make some users wish to get rid of it. Our researchers say that it might show advertisements and collect information related to users’ browsing activity. Some users may see such activities as annoying and violating their privacy. Thus, if you value your privacy and do not like seeing advertisements, you may want to erase MediaConverterOnline Promos. In such a case we can offer our removal instructions available below this article. To find out more about the extension itself, you could read the rest of our text. We can also offer our comments section if you have any questions about the potentially unwanted program.
First we should talk about where MediaConverterOnline Promos might come from. Many of such applications are spread through untrustworthy file-sharing web pages, pop-up ads, and bundled installers. However, it does not mean they cannot be encountered while visiting legitimate sites too. Our researchers say that it is currently still available on the Chrome Web Store page (chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/mediaconverteronline-prom/ocmddfoccjoifjbgbhknealbdgifmldl).
Therefore, you should always stay on guard and check applications you wish to install thoroughly if you want to avoid potentially unwanted programs, adware, browser hijackers, and other unreliable tools alike. Trustworthy software should come from reputable developers and legit sources. It would be smart to check if there are expert or user reviews and if there are any negative ones that could suggest an application might be suspicious or potentially dangerous. Also, users who wish to avoid potentially unwanted programs like MediaConverterOnline Promos or malicious programs are advised to keep a reliable antimalware tool. It could stand on guard and you can use it to scan installers obtained from the Internet. By detecting threats and warning you about suspicious content, your chosen tool could help you keep your system safe and clean.
Next, we should talk about the potentially unwanted program’s working manner. For instance, users should know that it is compatible only with Google Chrome. Meaning the extension could not appear on Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, or other browsers. Before settling in, MediaConverterOnline Promos might ask for a permission to read your browsing history. As mentioned earlier, the application could gather information related to users browsing as its description says: “This extension collects your web browsing activity in order to serve you relevant ads.” Thus, the permission to read browsing history is probably required so that the extension could gather the mentioned information. Some users might feel being tracked because of the application's such behavior. Also, users who hate targeted ads might not like the idea that the gathered data could be used to serve them content that they do not like. If you are among such users, it is possible that you might find this extension disappointing. If so, you could simply erase MediaConverterOnline Promos if it becomes annoying.
Our researchers say there are a couple of ways to get rid of such potentially unwanted programs. The first option you ought to have is to go to your Google Chrome’s extensions menu and remove MediaConverterOnline Promos manually. The process should not be complicated, but if you need any help, you could use our removal instructions provided at the end of this paragraph. The other option is to employ a reputable antimalware tool that could eliminate MediaConverterOnline Promos for you. In such a case, you should perform a full system scan with your selected tool, wait for complete scanning results, and then click the deletion button that should be provided after the scan.
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