What is Ads by WebSpeed?
If you see Ads by WebSpeed appear on your screen every time you browse the Web, it means that you have an ad-supported program installed on your PC. WebSpeed is an adware application that is promoted as a tool that can be used for testing your Internet speed. The program has an official site webspeed.co where it is described as a perfect tool that can help you measure your download and upload speed, view Internet speed and so on.
Unfortunately, this “perfect” application can not be downloaded from this webpage. If you click on Free Download button, nothing happens. That leaves us with the only possible distribution method, bundling. It will be discussed in more detail below. As for now, all you need to know is that you should delete Ads by WebSpeed from your computer asap.
How does WebSpeed work?
WebSpeed is compatible with all popular browsers. Once it is running on your system, you will notice that every time you browse the Internet you encounter various ads, pop-ups, sponsored links, and so on. These third party adverts will appear on every page that you visit regardless of its content. You should be aware of the fact that these advertisements are not checked by the application which means that they can easily be fake. You could be presented with misleading information or redirected to malware harboring websites. Avoid these ads at all costs if you want to keep your system safe.
It is clear that you need to get rid of Ads by WebSpeed if you want your browsers to return to normal functioning. However, before you do that, you should also know how to avoid similar potentially unwanted programs in the future. WebSpeed came bundled with other software. Free third party applications are often accompanied by adware or browser hijackers. That is why it is important to choose Custom or Advanced installation whenever you can and decline all additional offers.
How to remove Ads by WebSpeed?
In order to eliminate Ads by WebSpeed from your browsers, you will have to uninstall the adware that is responsible for it. Fortunately, that is not difficult to do. If you want to remove Ads by WebSpeed manually, you can use the instructions presented below this article. If you think there may be other infections on your system as well, you can download and implement a free malware scanner that will inform you of whether or not that is the case. Alternatively, you can install an anti-malware utility that will terminate Ads by WebSpeed and other possible threats automatically. This option is also advantageous if you want to make sure that your computer stays protected in the future.
Ads by WebSpeed Removal
- Win+R → Control → Uninstall a program → WebSpeed → Uninstall
Windows 7 and Vista
- Start → Control Panel → Uninstall a program → WebSpeed → Uninstall
- Start → Control Panel → Add or remove programs → WebSpeed → Remove.