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I don't know how this toolbar got on my page, I suspect it came with McAfee. Softonic has made itself my home page. I cannot get rid of either it, or McAfee Site Advisor. Neither appears in my control panel. Despite being the owner and system administrator, McaFee installed itself as the new owner of my computer. What a scam. Avoid McAfee, and hopefully you can avoid Softonic. And why is almost all of this in Spanish: which is where the green ratings seem to come from? Something's majorly rotten here. Tried to log in to Delicious. Get bounced to my Yahoo login page every time. No way to get in to disagree with the stellar rating that this site doesn't EVEN deserve.
I never saw this program until it took over my computer. It became my browser and home page. It destroyed my antivirus program, blocked access to all antimalware sites including WOT. Is still in registry. How to get it out? Constant crashes. Added 3-4 users to system with full privileges: as admin & sole user, I could not access my own files. Downgraded me from Vista to XP. I partly fixed it, but Windows Live one care still thinks this is XP, and Firefox won't download browser version 8. Never seen so much damage. No idea how it got on my computer. Why are all these in other languages?
Hamburger and Cheese23-02-2015
Ok software download site. Contains TONS of ad-ware! Try to avoid!
Another one of those platforms of various software downloads that (often with malicious partners) change installers to insert all kinds of crap (adware, viruses, rootkits, trojans, ...) and make a profit on the back of original softwares developers (even free programs).
IMPORTANT TIP: Always remember to search the programs that you find interesting on a search engine and go directly to the developer's website to download it without risk.
Bundle PUPs/Adwares : http://www.malekal.com/2012/04/02/softonic-repack-de-logiciels-pups-lpis...
Repack des programmes gratuits sans l'accord de son auteur pour y ajouter des logiciels sponsoriés et se faire de l'argent.
En outre, des adwares comme Tuto4PC.
Their offer of downloads are a total sham. The things you download are, pretty much viruses. Instead of downloading what you want, you download things that do not even work, which are actually putting viruses into your computer. Even people saying that it destroys their computers! So, do not download anything of theirs.
Warning, some downloads include adware (such spyware toolbar or hidden) on occasions some malicious programs such as rogue websites software, and advertising links to malicious websites, besides tracking cookies. Use caution when entering this website!
I absolutely hate softonic.
First, they black hat themselfs on top of the search engines. Then they use free software, made by others voluntarily, to make the common downloader install their advertisers/sponsors software (like chrome, toolbars etc...) and install one of these unwanted programs with the freeware.
How are they rated green/trustworthy??
Part of the Softonic network. Intershare, S.L. (in Spain) and Softonic International S.L. (rest of the world), are companies that co-own (the national domains of France, Germany, Italy, Brazil, China, Japan, Netherlands and Poland), its blog http://blog.en.softonic.com, Onsoftware.com, Ongames.com and its blog (hereinafter referred to as SOFTONIC).
I have used this site and found the contents useful and informative but that does come with a word of caution.
Warning, some downloads include adware (such spyware toolbar or hidden) on occasions some malicious programs such as rogue websites software, and advertising links to malicious websites, besides tracking cookies. Use caution when downloading from this website!
Download site. Downloads are usually safe, but be careful that you opt-out of any unwanted software that installer offers. And don't click on ads.