Elements Peruse is an adware developed by SuperWeb LLC, which is already notorious for developing Ads by Constant and Ads by Outrageous Deal adware that we reviewed before. This time, the creators of this adware is promising to improve user’s browsing experience by providing various useful tools. In fact, we couldn’t find any useful tools in the Elements Peruse software, only some malicious scripts that changed our system configurations and default homepage and search engine without our authorization. Also this adware opened some ports and started to track our browsing activity and sending data to some remote server. Therefore, we consider Elements Peruse as a malicious adware program that should be removed from your computer as soon as possible.
Elements Peruse is able to create invisible layers that will be in top of the web pages that you visit. So, even the web pages that never had advertisements will show you various banners, discount coupons and other types of advertising. The adware is able to redirect users and generate web traffic to sponsored websites. This is very popular these days among malware developers and brings a lot of revenues. On the other side, many users are suffering from this programs. The adware like Elements Peruse can cause a lot of damage. First of all, it may replace all of user’s bookmarked pages with some links to dubious websites. Also it can setup some search engine that will only display irrelevant search results and will redirect user to dangerous websites. Elements Peruse is constantly collecting user’s personal data such as input search queries, logins, passwords, emails, addresses, phone numbers, etc. All of the data will be sent to the third parties for the development of targeted ads that will appear in your web browser within few days and will not leave you until you completely remove Elements Peruse adware.
Elements Peruse uses the same distribution scheme as other adware developers. They send the program via emails, that might automatically get into your spam box, however if you open them you will get infected. Also, they are using bundling service, offered by various software hosting websites. This way, user thinks that he downloads some freeware application, which is partially true, however as an addition he gets an adware like Elements Peruse or some browser hijacker that will be automatically installed along with the freeware if user doesn’t pay attention. Therefore, it is worth reminding that it is very important to read the EULA of every software that you want to install. Also, it is recommended to opt for custom or advanced installation so you will be able to see the list of included programs in the bundle.
To completely uninstall Elements Peruse adware from your browser and computer we are providing you with the manual removal guide that you can find in below this article. Follow the steps in the correct order and you will remove Elements Peruse. If you want to automatically remove the Elements Peruse we recommend to download automatic removal tool that will scan your computer and clean it from the malware.
Symptoms of Elements Peruse infection on your computer can be: computer crashes, unusual homepage or search engine on your browser, unwanted pop-up ads and advertising banners. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool. This removal tool has been tested for Elements Peruse threat removal and it is easy to use.
After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the ELEMENTS PERUSE and other suspicious add-ons and extensions. However to complete the removal procedure we strongly advise to scan your computer with antivirus and anti-malware tools like SpyHunter, HitmanPro 32-bit, HitmanPro 64-bit or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Those programs might help to you find registry entries of malware and remove them safely.