DownLite Removal Guide

Do you know what DownLite is?

DownLite is one more potentially unwanted program that has been spotted on the web recently. Vendors of this suspicious program use questionable marketing strategies to promote their software. The official website is full of slogans about the beneficial features of this potentially unwanted program that might fool unsuspecting users into downloading and installing this worthless and even potentially malicious program. Truth be told, this is a download manager that might expose you to other potentially unwanted programs or even Internet-based infections. Malware experts at strongly advise you to remove DownLite as it does not feature any beneficial features whatsoever. We provide a removal guide that was crafted by professional malware experts. It will help you delete this suspicious third-party program in a quick and easy way.DownLite Removal GuideDownLite screenshot
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DownLite can enter your operating system in a few different ways. One of them is a conscious download conducted by the user, as the official website has a working download link. Most users are tricked into downloading this useless application onto their system. Another way to get your PC infected with this dubious application is via software bundles. In most cases, such bundles are up for download at third-party hosting websites, which should be avoided by every security conscious user, as this will significantly reduce the risk of getting your system infected. Our research team also recommends paying as much attention as possible while installing any kind of software onto your operating system. In addition to that, you should have an active antimalware tool on your PC, as this is the best way to protect t your PC from questionable programs.

This download manager was dubbed as a potentially unwanted program due to its suspicious way of promoting software. Even though it works just like any other download manager, it also promotes software, which is suspicious to say the least. While researching this suspicious download manager, malware experts at our internal labs have noticed that this questionable download manager offers software bundles, which include infamous programs such as My Start Toolbar, PC Optimizer Pro, and some adware programs known to be based on the notorious Crossrider engine. If you consider yourself a security conscious user, removal of DownLite is a must, since it is nothing more than a potential virtual threat.

The manual removal guide that was created by our skilled team can be used by any user as it does not require any advanced knowledge about malware removal. Pay extra attention while performing the removal of DownLite, since just one leftover file could be used to restore this useless and potentially dangerous program.

How to remove DownLite

Windows Vista and Windows 7

  1. Tap the Windows key on your keyboard.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click the Uninstall a program option.
  4. Select DownLite and click Uninstall.

Windows XP

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Uninstall the unwanted application.

Windows 8

  1. Move the mouse pointer to the lower-left corner of the screen.
  2. Right-click and select Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Remove DownLite.

In non-techie terms:

If you wish to ensure that DownLite is removed completely from your PC, and you wish to o so in an automatic way, please follow the instructions that we have provided below. Do not hesitate to do so if you find manual removal too complicated.