What is Open Downloader Manager?
Open Downloader Manager is a potentially unwanted program advertised as “the world’s fastest download manager and accelerator”. You can download the program on its official page. It is stated on its webpage that the program can accelerate your downloads by up to 500 percent. Open Downloader Manager is compatible with all Windows systems and all popular web browsers.
The reason we classify the application as potentially unwanted is because it may come bundled with adware or other useless browser extensions. If you have noticed an increased amount of advertisements while surfing online, you may want to terminate Open Downloader Manager.
How does Open Downloader Manager?
During the installation of Open Downloader Manager, you will be presented with the so-called Offers. These offers will most likely include potentially unwanted applications and adware. You should be very careful not to agree to them. If you choose Advanced installation you will be able to deselect all unfamiliar software. Programs that come bundled with freeware are usually completely useless. That is why the best thing to do is to avoid them altogether.
If you did not make any changes during the installation process of Open Downloader Manager and have allowed other software to get installed as well, you may have noticed certain changes in your browsers. Adware applications fill your browsers with commercial content that is of no interest to you. Their main purpose is to promote various websites and it does not matter much whether those websites are legitimate or not. If you follow a corrupted link you will infect your PC with malware. You should also keep in mind that Open Downloader Manager collects data about your online browsing habits like your visited pages, search queries, information about your PC hardware and so on. If you are not comfortable with these privacy issues you should eliminate Open Downloader Manager from your computer.
How to remove Open Downloader Manager?
It is not that difficult to uninstall Open Downloader Manager from your PC. However, if you think there may be other potentially unwanted programs on it as well you may want to scan your system with a malware removal tool and eliminate Open Downloader Manager along with those programs automatically. It is a good idea to install the security utility not just because you can use it to get rid of various infections, but also because it will safeguard your system while you are browsing the Web. If, however, you want to remove Open Downloader Manager manually, you can do that as well. And here is how.
Open Downloader Manager Removal
Get rid of Open Downloader Manager from Windows 8
- Charm bar → Settings → Control Panel → Uninstall a program → Open Downloader Manager → Uninstall
Delete Open Downloader Manager from Windows 7 and Vista
- Start → Control Panel → Uninstall a program → Open Downloader Manager →
Remove Open Downloader Manager from Windows XP
- Start → Control Panel → Add or remove programs → Open Downloader Manager → Remove.