Speedcheckme Removal Tips
Speedcheckme is created by Virtue Interactive Ltd which made sure that it is compatible with all major browsers like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. In its official website speedcheckme.co, this essentially useless tool is quick to promise you to determine your Internet speed, however it has only a semi working internet speed checker that pop-ups in the bottom right corner of the desktop.
This adware is identical to SpeedChecker, TestSpeeder, Ineedspeed and very similar to such applications as Remarkit, VeriBrowse or Passwidget. The good news is that you can remove Speedcheckme quite easily via Control Panel.
What does Speedcheckme do?
This advertising supported application shows shopping offers, in-text ads, pop-ups, etc. just like any other adware out there. For some users these advertisements may seem very useful and tempting, because they are picked out specifically to you. The adware follows your Internet habits and uses the acquired knowledge to induce you to click the provided ads. However, you should know that even though these ads may be very eye catching, they can also be very dangerous. The program does not hold any responsibility over the damage done to you in the promoted pages which means that it also does not check their contents. This blind browsing is very risky, because you may end up with a bunch of malicious applications inside your system. If it is too difficult to stay away from the ads, you better delete Speedcheckme.
If you have never expressed any interest in this adware, but suddenly found it inside your PC, it means that it entered your computer together with free of charge software. Despite the fact that this deceptive marketing method is used daily to monetize free downloads, it can be avoided. You can either download software only form the official pages, or you can be very attentive during the installations and deselect all the unwanted programs you are presented with. This will be possible, if you choose Advanced or Custom options and carefully read the software license agreement from the beginning to an end. Attention to every detail will ensure that you do not miss the additional programs which can be disclosed in any part of this document. As you already have one adware inside your system, for now just get rid Speedcheckme.
How to remove Speedcheckme?
It is crystal clear that any advantages presented by this adware are not worth the risks that come with it. We suggest to install a powerful security tool and use it to eliminate Speedcheckme as soon as possible. For the users who prefer manual Speedcheckme removal, we prepared step by step instructions which they will find below.
Windows Vista & Windows 7
- Click Start and select Control Panel.
- Find the unwanted program in Uninstall a program and uninstall Speedcheckme.
- Open Start menu and go to Control Panel.
- Choose Add or Remove programs and terminate Speedcheckme.
- Press Windows key + R and type in Control Panel.
- Click OK and go to Uninstall a program.
- Locate the undesirable application and uninstall Speedcheckme.