What is Screentool?

Screentool is a potentially unwanted application that our computer security specialists categorize as adware. It means that, aside from its “official” services, Screentool may also display various types of commercial advertisements. Constant exposure to commercial ads eventually can result in particular computer security problems. That is why; we strongly recommend that you remove Screentool from your computer immediately. You may think that it is a useful tool that can help you make screenshots, but ad-supported programs are always somewhat risky, so it is for the best to avoid Screentool and other similar applications.testtest 100% FREE spyware scan and
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Where does Screentool come from?

Screentool obviously tries to make an impression that it is a user-friendly legal application. It has an official website at, and one would think that it is very easy to download Screentool directly. However, during our analysis we have found out that the direct download button on the website does not work. Our analysts suggest that this probably means the program was never intended to be used legitimately.

What is more, since the direct download link is dead; the program travels around bundled with third-party installers. For example, if you have a Russian IP address, it is possible to download Screentool with Amonetize downloader. It is also known to come bundled with Info Enhance, OffersWizzard, and even Opera browser.

What does Screentool do?

Due to the fact that the tool itself has a Russian menu, we can assume that Screentool targets Russian-speaking users primarily in Russia. This application claims that it can help you make screenshots and then upload them on Screentool’s server, so that you could view them all.

Nevertheless, aside from this relatively useful function, Screentool also supports commercial ads. The application may also collect information on your web browsing habits, and display target ads. Since Screentool is not responsible for third party content, it could be exploited by almost anyone who knows how to embed their content into Screentool’s ads.

How to remove Screentool?

Since Screentool is very vulnerable to third-party exploitation, you should terminate this application as soon as possible. Fortunately, it is not a hard thing to do, as you can uninstall Screentool manual via Control Panel.

On the other hand, this program usually comes bundled with other unwanted applications, so removing just Screentool may not be enough. Scan your PC with SpyHunter free scanner and you will receive a list of potentially unwanted applications currently installed on the system at once. Afterward, invest in a reliable antispyware application and remove all the potential threats.

Do everything it takes to protect your computer from various issues. Also, do practice safe internet browsing, and if you must download new programs – download them from the official websites only!

Manual Screentool Removal

Windows 8

  1. Slide mouse cursor to the bottom right of your desktop.
  2. When Charm bar appears click Settings and go to Control Panel.
  3. Open Uninstall a program and remove Screentool.

Windows Vista & Windows 7

  1. Click Start menu and select Control panel.
  2. Go to Uninstall a program and remove Screentool.

Windows XP

  1. Open Start menu and go to Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall Screentool. 100% FREE spyware scan and
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