AirInstaller Removal Tips
AirInstaller is classified as a potentially unwanted application. It functions as a software bundler that attaches potentially unwanted programs like adware and browser hijackers to legitimate and useful software. It can link up to nine different types of programs to the free software. The application has also been known to disguise itself as a security update for Flash.
AirInstaller distributes various advertisements regardless of whether they are reliable or not. It can generate fake pop-ups that will trick you into installing even more useless applications. We recommend that you terminate AirInstaller as soon as you can.
How does AirInstaller work?
AirInstaller has been in particularly associated with UpdatedFlashPlayer.com which is a malicious domain that claims to be promoting Flash updates. The website states that you need to upgrade your Flash Player as soon as possible. If you follow the instructions and try installing the update, you will end up with a number of adware and potentially unwanted programs. These programs will include Default Tab, Fast Free Converter, AVG SafeGuard Toolbar, LyricsParty, Iminent, SweetPacks, Wajam, SySaver and others. None of these programs are actually useful. They will fill your browsers with even more ads and slow down your Internet connection as well as your system speed. You need to get rid of AirInstaller along with these unwanted programs without delay.
The bundling method is extremely popular among potentially unwanted applications like adware and browser hijackers. The reason for that is simple: users do not always check all information provided in the installation wizard. They install the unwanted programs themselves without even realizing it. As for the fake ads, if you have never encountered similar scams before, it is very easy to fall for them. Keep in mind that you should only update software by visiting its official site. As for freeware bundles, choose Advanced or Custom mode during the installation process and deselect all unnecessary applications.
How to remove AirInstaller from my PC?
Since AirInstaller has probably added quite a few unnecessary programs onto your computer, we suggest that you download an anti-malware utility that will clean your system completely. The malware remover will scan your PC and detect all useless applications. It will delete AirInstaller along with them. The tool also works as a malware prevention utility, so you will not have to worry about similar issues again. If, however, you choose to remove AirInstaller manually, you can use the instructions below. Please note that you will most likely have to uninstall other unwanted applications from your system as well. If you want to find out what those are, you should download a free malware scanner that will identify them for you.
Eliminate AirInstaller from Windows 8
- Win+R → input Control → OK → Uninstall a program → AirInstaller → Uninstall
Delete AirInstaller from Windows 7 and Vista
- Start → Control Panel → Uninstall a program → AirInstaller → Uninstall
Uninstall AirInstaller from Windows XP
- Start → Control Panel → Add or remove programs → AirInstaller → Remove