What is LolyKey?
Advertising supported application LolyKey is one of the newest clones of PicColor and FlashBe. While none of these three programs are malicious, if you are not careful, they might expose you to the malignant third parties. The LolyKey adware is compatible with all major browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome) which means that you will definitely notice the presented ads. If you think that this software is in your computer, we advise to read the following article to find out why this program can be so dangerous to your PC and how to terminate LolyKey.
What does LolyKey do?
Since it is impossible to download LolyKey directly, it means that the software entered your PC in some clandestine manner. Most likely this adware infiltrated the system bundled with free of charge software from unofficial page. Our researchers claim that this application never travels alone, which means that in addition to this ad-supported software at least one more pottetnially unwanted or even malicious program is also in your computer. When next time you install freeware, the best decision would be to choose Advanced or Custom installation option and read the End User License Agreement from the beginning to an end. When you notice boxes with additional programs, click Decline button. Of course, if you would acquire freeware only from the official pages, you would not need to worry about such things.
Another reason to get rid of LolyKey as soon as possible is the untrustworthy third parties. Since the adware is not liable for any damage done to your system by the affiliate parties, it does not check them for reliability. As a result, you may encounter cyber criminals after clicking any of the presented ads. Needless to say, cyber crooks will definitely use an opportunity to infect another system with malware. We strongly recommend not to risk the safety of your computer and to delete LolyKey right now.
Finally, you shoudl know that this software follows your online activities and uses the gathered knowledge to personalize the ads. As if that would not be enough, it also shares the recorded data with the suspicious parties. As long as this adware is in your computer, anyone can access your information and use it for nefarious purposes which is certainly not something you should allow.
How to remove LolyKey?
Below this article you will find detailed instructions on h0w to terminate LolyKey. However, you should not forget that this adware travels with other applications and you probably have more than one unwanted software in your PC. That is why we recommend to employ a reputable anti-spyware and let it remove LolyKey for you. The same tool will also clean the rest of your computer after LolyKey removal.
- Open Charm menu and choose Settings.
- Click Control Panel and open Uninstall a program.
- Uninstall LolyKey.
- Tap Start and select Control Panel.
- Click Add or Remove programs and remove LolyKey.
Windows Vista and Windows 7
- Open Start menu and tap Control Panel.
- Select Uninstall a program and uninstall LolyKey.