TermTutor is a free browser add-on which may come in handy for those computer users who like browsing Wikipedia and translate foreign texts into different languages. After installing the program, all that you have to do is highlight a word and select one of the options that are provided in a pop-up window. You can access Wikipedia, translate the selection, or look it up in a thesaurus. TermTutor is identical to programs such as Quiknowledge, Highlighty, and SearchSnacks, and is categorized as adware. The program falls to the category of adware because it is an advertising supported program, which means that it displays third-party advertisements of different types.
TermTutorer displays web banners, in-line advertisements, web banners containing coupons and special offers, pop-ups, and interstitial advertisements. Some of the advertisement feature the phrase ‘brought by TermTutor’. It means that TermTutor does not own third-party advertisements. TermTutor only displays advertisements and accepts no responsibility for the contents of the ads, pricing errors, and other issues concerning your correspondence with third-parties. You click on the advertisements of TermTutor at your own risk, which is we recommend that you remove TermTutor from the computer.
The adware programs is also capable of collecting particular information, including your IP address, type of your operating system, type of the browsers, browser language, your default search provider, search queries, browsing history, time zone, and your approximate location. This type of information is collected for several purposes; for example, it can be used to enhance the quality of the program, to produce new advertisements, and to understand how you interact with the program.
In order to gather information about your browsing behavior, various tracking techniques may be used, including browser cookies. The third-parties that you access through TermTutor may also use some tracking techniques to monitor you and determine you browsing patterns. Your interaction with TermTutor ads may results in the display of targeted advertisements, which you can prevent by removing TermTutor from the computer.
As for the removal of TermTutor, we recommend that you install a powerful spyware and malware prevention program. Your computer needs protection against malicious programs, such as Trojans and rootkits, and your unprotected computer can get easily affected by multiple malicious programs. We recommend using SpyHunter because this security program easily removes TermTutor and safeguards the system against malware and spyware programs. In case you are determined to remove TermTutor manually, use the below given instructions.
Windows Vista and Windows 7
Once you have removed TermTutor from the computer, you should scan the computer for unreliable files. Click the button below to download a free scanner, which easily examines the system and provides you with quick scan results.