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Where is the Avast Fanboys now ?
All vendors want to make money from their free of charges products.
At least Avast offers products that are somewhat useful to some users like Google Chrome or DropBox unlike many security products that offer pure junk. Still I found it quite annoying after the last Avast upgrade, I forgot to uncheck install DropBox (a product that I will never use). Of coarse it was very easily uninstalled. Free software vendors have to bundle adware in order to stay in business since most users will never donate a single cent. I just don't like the software that uses tricks to fool the user into installing crap that is useless.

It will get to the point that the only way to not get an adware bundled installer it to use only portable programs if available.

Hopefully Unchecky will continue its development and be useful to users who don't pay attention.

Thanks. :D


At least Avast offers products that are somewhat useful to some users like Google Chrome or DropBox unlike many security products that offer pure junk.
Ok Ok hahahahaha :D :D Have it your way.
You like Avast but as you saw it began to trick users with Dropbox & Chrome. You cannot say this "at least these are useful for users ooo ok it is no problem" I think it is not acceptable. It is useful or not.
By the way Avast also trick ppl to "Free Internet Security"
You defend it "It is easily uninstalled" :p Really, thanks for the info I do not know this btw all softs can easily uninstalled by me.
and Sides are obvious now. I think in these kind of forum sites, Moderators and admins must be impartial. This is just my opinion.

I hope too. Unchecky will continue its development.

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This is a beta program.
Is the beta stable/safe or can be recommended to install?


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v0.3 (October 7, 2014)

v0.2.16 (September 10, 2014)
  • Added support for Auslogics DiskDefrag.
  • Added support for Foxit PDF Reader.
  • Improved support for OutBrowse installers.
  • Improved support for Conduit installers.
  • Improved support for AdKnowledge installers.
  • Improved support for Amonetize installers.
  • Fixed IP resolving for
v0.2.15 (July 28, 2014)
  • Improved support for Java.
  • Improved support for OutBrowse installers.
  • Updated translations: Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal).
v0.2.14 (May 05, 2014)
v0.2.13 (April 26, 2014)
  • Hotfix: fixed Croatian translation encoding.
v0.2.12 (April 26, 2014)
  • Support for SweetIM Bundle.
  • Improved support for Softonic installer.
  • Added help for command line arguments of the installer. Run "unchecky_setup.exe -?" to see it.
  • Various filter updates.
  • Croatian translation, by Marko.
v0.2.11 (April 14, 2014)
v0.2.10 (March 8, 2014)
v0.2.9 (February 24, 2014)
  • Support for Comodo Internet Security.
  • Support for PC Performer.
  • Various filter updates.
  • Fixed a bug which could hang an installer (Skype, Unlocker).
v0.2.8 (February 21, 2014)
  • Support for Moo0 software.
  • Support for Device Doctor.
  • Support for Optimum Installer.
  • Improved support for a large number of installers.
  • Various filter updates.
  • Updated Greek translation.
v0.2.7 (February 16, 2014)
v0.2.6 (February 12, 2014)
v0.2.5 (January 14, 2014)
  • Support for IObit Driver Booster (Russian).
  • Improved support for Avast installer.
  • Fixed a bug which could lead to a crash on Windows Vista and Windows 7.
v0.2.4 (January 13, 2014)
v0.2.3 (January 10, 2014)
v0.2.2 (January 8, 2014)
v0.2.1 (January 5, 2014)
  • The executables of Unchecky are now digitally signed. More details here.
  • Improved support for installer based on installCore, examples: one, two, three.
  • Improved support for Widestream6.
  • Bug fixes.
  • Dutch translation, by Studio 384.
  • Simplified Chinese translation, by Zhe Zhang.
  • Japanese translation, by milksizegene.
  • Translation updates.
v0.2 (January 2, 2014)
  • New graphical user interface.
  • Unchecky now provides information about the amount of checkboxes it unchecked.
  • Advanced settings: disable automatic updates, disable hosts file rules usage.
  • The installer now creates a shortcut on the desktop.
  • Support for PDFsam.
  • Support for Babylon.
  • Support for SUPERAntiSpyware.
  • Various filter updates.
  • Polish translation, by Piotr Kolasa.


Tired of unchecking unrelated offers while installing software?

Have you ever felt, while installing software, that the installer tries to push additional unwanted programs at all cost? Ever missed a checkbox, and spent hours afterwards removing adware? Ever opened your browser after an installation, only to find out that you have a new homepage, a new search engine, or even a new browser?
Unchecky aims to keep potentially unwanted programs out of your computer.

v0.3 (October 7, 2014)
Download :

Homepage :

Contact :

Enjoy :D

note : sorry I cannot find the update topic of unchecky so I opened another fresh one. Also this post attract maybe the new users

Sr. Normal

Thank you . You do not know how much work and headache you saved me . My wife suffers syndrome "OK , Next" and i tremble in fear when she saids that she installed a new game / program on her computer .
Thank you .
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