Articles tagged: foistware
Casually installing one download may result in several other things being installed. I’ll review the steps to remove these pesky, problematic, painful, Potentially Unwanted Programs, or PUPs.
Many installers include offers of additional software packages. If you don’t pay attention, you could end up with software you don’t need or want.
Be careful where you download things, and know exactly what you’re downloading. Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) are becoming common.