This article will help you remove PlayOnline fully. Follow the removal instructions for the adware at the bottom of this article.
PlayOnline is a service that has an application which is considered adware. This service also has a browser extension and will land you on a website that features an online gaming platform. Some of the games run on Adobe Flash while others run on HTML5. PlayOnline has multiple domains associated with it that push advertisements and games on them. The platform is mainly considered adware because it shows a lot of pop-ups with advertisements and promotions of different online games.
PlayOnline – Delivery Tactics
PlayOnline might be delivered via a third-party installation setup. Applications connected to PlayOnline can intrude your PC, without your knowledge of that. Bundled packages and freeware setups could be distributing this adware. Installer setups like those could be set by default to install additional components. To avoid installations of such unwanted applications, you have to search for the Custom or Advanced settings. From there, you should be able to deselect any component that is not necessary.
Also, the PlayOnline service has a related browser extension of the same name. That extension can be found on the Google Chrome Web Store as seen below in the image:
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