What is Brass Search?
Brass Search is a browser extension that may get installed on your PC together with other free software. The program is classified as adware. It was created by a company called SuperWeb LLC that is infamous for producing ad-supported applications. Other programs of the company, similar to Brass Search, include SunriseBrowse, Krab Web, Surftastic, HypeNet and more.
The application has an official webpage brass-search.net, where it is described as a tool that will enhance your surfing experience “from searching the web to comparing online deals”. Needless to say, the adware does nothing of the sort. It only promotes its associated pages regardless of whether they are relevant to you or not. We recommend that you eliminate Brass Search from your computer.
How does Brass Search work?
Although Brass Search does have an official website, you can not download the application from there. That means that the program is distributed bundled with freeware and shareware. If you do not pay attention to free software installations, you end up with potentially unwanted programs. These programs are not valuable in any way and you should not keep them on your computer. In order to avoid getting stuck with them you need to pay special attention to all applications that you install. Do not skip through the installation wizard. Choose Advanced mode and deselect all unnecessary changes.
The main function of Brass Search is to display various advertisements on your screen. It does not matter much what is the content of those adverts. As the content is not reviewed by the program, there is no way to know if it is legitimate or not. You can be presented with misleading information. That could result in malware infections and financial consequences. You should not hesitate to get rid of Brass Search, if you want to better your online security. And here is how you can do that.
How to remove Brass Search from my PC?
In order to avoid having to deal with various unwanted effects of the adware like excess advertisements, tracking cookies and slow Internet connection, you need to uninstall Brass Search from your system. You can do that one of two ways: manual or automatic removal. If you want to remove Brass Search manually, you can follow the instructions below. Manual removal is not that complicated and you should be able to do it in no time. However, if you want to be sure that your computer is safe and protected, you should definitely go for automatic removal. With an anti-spyware application you will be able clean your PC and keep it shielded from various online threats in the future.
Brass Search Removal
Remove Brass Search from Windows XP
- Start → Control Panel → Add or remove programs → Brass Search → Remove
Delete Brass Search from Windows 7 and Vista
- Start → Control Panel → Uninstall a program → Brass Search → Uninstall
Uninstall Brass Search from Windows 8
- Press Win+S → input Control Panel → tap Enter
- Click Uninstall a program → Brass Search → Uninstall.