Description is a custom search portal that is associated with the ConvertThatPDF (also seen as ConvertPDFs) browser add-on by Polarity Technologies Ltd., which you may know for riskware such as GetFitNow New Tab and BookmyFlight. The ConvertThatPDF add-on is supposed to allow users to convert PDF files into other document types easily. The functionality of the ConvertThatPDF add-on depends on integration with the browser and If you manage a large collection of PDF files and wish to convert some of your documents to other formats you may be interested in using ConvertThatPDF and However, you should read the terms of use of ConvertThatPDF carefully because there are a few key aspects of ConvertThatPDF to consider. Users that do not wish to bother reading on may want to read the following exert regarding what to expect:

'Change of the default search engine in your Internet Browser, including your Browser's built-in search box, if applicable, and address bar;
2. Change of the default home page and/or new tabs of your Internet Browser;
3. Addition of alternative error page functionality, such as “Page Not Found”, if applicable;
4. Additional search-related services;
5. Allowing software updates of the Software once a new version is released and the ability to send you notifications;
6. Allow first-party publisher or Partner Cookies to be installed in your Browser. These Cookies can be controlled through your Settings on your Browser Controls.'

Researchers note that ConvertThatPDF applies the new configuration to all browser installed on the PC and you may have trouble customizing your browsers. ConvertThatPDF is deemed as a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) that may force users to set as their homepage, new tab page, and primary search provider across every Internet client they use. Moreover, ConvertThatPDF by Polarity Technologies Ltd. does not provide conversion services on its own and delegates its primary task to The company behind ConvertThatPDF makes money from Web surfers that use for their activities and does not provide services on its own. Even the search engine on is a custom build of Yahoo and users are redirected to after they enter a keyword and click the magnifying glass icon. PC users that deem the ConvertThatPDF add-on as unwanted may be willing to use help from a reliable anti-spyware instrument to erase the add-on and tracking cookies from partners to Polarity Technologies Ltd. AV vendors may tag objects employed by ConvertThatPDF as:

  • ADWARE/Spigot.mdleq
  • Adware.Downware.16499
  • HEUR:Trojan.Win32.StartPage
  • Malware.Generic.5!tfe (thunder:5:lxPJceMGLSG)
  • Trojan/Win32.StartPage

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