Aztec Media Removal Guide
Aztec Media is a company that develops various potentially unwanted and ad-supported applications. It has created such useless programs as Settings Manager, Linkey, Default-search.net and more. Potentially unwanted and ad-supported programs have only one goal and that is to make profit for its creators. To achieve this goal they employ various tactics, however, they are usually all related to advertising.
The applications display ads no matter where you go, causes redirects to their sponsor websites and so on. The more commercial content they insert into your browsers, the more chances they have of you clicking on them. None of these programs are useful or beneficial to the computer user. That is why we suggest you get rid of Aztec Media.
How does Aztec Media software work?
Aztec Media develops various software including browser add-ons, extensions and helper objects. This software is usually classified as adware, browser hijackers and potentially unwanted programs. The unwanted applications can cause various disturbances like adding commercial data such as pop-ups, banners, sponsored links, in-text ads and so on to your browsers. Other programs can cause redirects and modify your browser settings replacing your home page and default search provider. They also usually track your cookies in order to personalize the ads you see and make them appear more useful than they actually are. If you realize that you have one of these programs on your PC, you should not hesitate to delete Aztec Media.
If you are not sure how you acquired the unwanted software, you should remember what freeware you have recently installed. When you install free software, you need to pay special attention to the conditions of the installation. If you see additional offers of any kind, decline them. These offers are a way for the unwanted applications to access your PC. If you choose Advanced or Custom installation option, you will be able to decline them and keep your system clean.
How to remove Aztec Media?
In order to remove Aztec Media software manually, you need to access the Programs list and look for applications that are published by the infamous company. In case you need more detailed instructions, you can use the ones provided below this article. If, however, you want to delete Aztec Media automatically, all you have to do is download an anti-malware utility. The software will scan your system, detect all unnecessary files and programs and terminate Aztec Media right away. It will also protect your PC from future online parasites.
Eliminate Aztec Media manually
Windows 8/7 and Vista
- Tap Win+C and click Settings/Open Start menu
- Go to Control Panel and choose Uninstall a program
- Look for Aztec Media Inc. in the Publisher column
- Choose the unwanted program and click Uninstall
- Click Start and move to Control Panel
- Select Add or remove programs
- Uninstall Aztec Media software