Help Desk - Common Adware Programs

This document lists common adware programs to look for when troubleshooting a computer. Adware is software that automatically displays or downloads advertising materials (often unwanted) when a user is online. This may also include re-directing the customer's browser to different websites (also typically unwanted).

Here are more than 380 common adware programs and search redirect hijackers. Use this list to check if related programs and browser extensions are present on your computer.