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How to Get Rid of Scorpion Saver Coupons and Deals? (Adware Removal Guide)

 

I recently seem to have acquired a program called “Scorpion Saver” that constantly displays unwanted banner ads and turns text into hyperlinks when I am browsing. I have tried to uninstall the program manually, and while it sometimes disappears for a while, it always seems to reappear within a few hours and continues to affect my computer in the interim. I would appreciate any help in getting rid of this program.

In this article, we will show you how to get rid of this adware once and for all. Read on.

 

 

What Is ScorpionSaver?

 

 

ScorpionSaver, or Scorpion Saver is promoted as a premier browser toolbar that takes care of your coupon needs on merchants such as Bestbuy, Expedia and Walmart. With Scorpion Saver installed, amazing coupons will notify you of the latest and most amazing deals the internet has to offer. Sounds really nice! Is that the whole story? Obviously, the answer is no.

 

In fact, ScorpionSaver is recognized as an adware by the industry. Once get installed, it will display banner ads and turn text into hyperlinks when you browse the Internet, especially online shopping websites. You will see banners and pop-up ads titled with Coupons or Deals, and all of them claim that they are brought to you by ScorpionSaver. The ads and hyperlinks will lead you to certain websites, thus cyber criminals can get pay-per-click revenue.

Below are screenshots of pop-up ads and deals by ScorpionSaver, see for your reference:

ScorpionSaver-Pop-ups 2

ScorpionSaver-Pop-ups 3

ScorpionSaver-Pop-ups 5

 

ScorpionSaver can be downloaded and installed willingly from its official websites. But, in most instances, it comes bundled with other free download from websites like Softonic. When you are installing such programs, you may also accept to install the special offer-ScorpionSaver without being properly notified. That’s probably why you are unaware of how and when it tampered with your browser settings.

 

Symptom and danger of being infected by ScorpionSaver:

> Your web browser is overwhelmed by ScorpionSaver pop-up ads and deals;

> Webpages are extremely slow to load;

> Your web browser crash down unexpectedly;

> Your privacy is threatened for it can access your data on all websites;

> It may monitor your online activities and collect your search terms to feed you more precise ads.

 

 

How to Remove ScorpionSaver and Stop Ads and Deals by ScorpionSaver? (Removal Guide)

 

                                                                                                           

Outline of the removal guide:

Step 1 Uninstall ScorpionSaver and related malicious programs

Step 2 Remove ScorpionSaver extensions and plugins from IE/Firefox/Chrome

Step 3 Clean up residual files and invalid registry entries with Cloud System Booster

Malware Prevention Tips

                                                                                                            

 

To remove ScorpionSaver and stop pop-up ads in internet browser (Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox) completely, please follow the guide below. Some victims of this adware have complained that it is incredibly persistent, so please follow the guide step by step in its order. If you have any questions, please leave a reply below and we will try our best to help you to resolve your problem.

 

 

Step 1 Uninstall ScorpionSaver and related malicious programs

 

As mentioned above, ScorpionSaver often infects computers by being bundled in the installer of other free software, so you should uninstall ScorpionSaver and any suspicious programs that developed by Adpeak Inc..

 

 

Option 1 > Uninstall mannally through Control Panel

 

For Windows 8 Users:

Move mouse pointer to the bottom right corner of the screen.

Go to Charms bar Settings Control Panel Uninstall a program

Uninstall ScorpionSaver and other unknown programs.

 

For Windows 7/Vista Users:

Go to Start button > Control Panel > Uninstall a program / Programs and Features

Uninstall ScorpionSaver adware and any suspicious third-party application

ScorpionSaver-Uninstall

 

For Windows XP Users:

Go to Start button >  Settings > Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs

Remove ScorpionSaver and any suspicious third-party application

 

 

Option 2 > Uninstall automatically with Anvi Uninstaller

 

Anvi Uninstaller is tool integrated in Cloud System Booster which is a system optimizer and cleaner. After uninstall a program, Anvi Uninstaller will detect leftovers, such as registry keys and junk files.

 

1. Download and install Cloud System Booster

Cloud System Booster free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

 

2. To uninstall ScorpionSaver and related programs:

Launch Cloud System Booster → switch to Expert mode → select Toolbox → download and Run Anvi Uninstaller → switch to Recently Installed tab → locate ScorpionSaver and any suspicious program → hit Uninstall to remove it

Please kindly note that downloading Anvi Uninstaller won’t take you much time.

Anvi Uninstaller

ScorpionSaver-Uninstall 1

 

The Prefect Scan function is only available for Cloud System Booster Pro version users. You can use this function by getting a trail license or upgrade to pro version.

Cloud System Booster purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php

 

 

Step 2 Remove ScorpionSaver extensions and plugins from IE/Firefox/Chrome

 

Alternative—Repair your installed browser with Anvi Slim Toolbar

 

If you are still encountering ScorpionSaver pop-up ads after removing ScorpionSaver and relate malicious programs, you should go through the following guides to check your browser and remove ScorpionSaver leftovers on your web browser.

 

For Internet Explorer Users:

To remove extension: click on the gear icon or Tools → select Manage Add-ons → go to Toolbars and Extensions tab → right click on ScorpionSaver and any other suspicious extensions → choose Disable in the drop-down menu → close the window and click on OK button

ScorpionSaver on IE

 

For Mozilla Firefox Users:

To remove extensions and plugins: click on the orange Firefox button firefox button on the upper left corner of the browser → hit Add-ons → go to Extensions tab → Remove suspicious extensions (ScorpionSaver)

ScorpionSaver on Firefox

Switch to Plugins tab → Disable suspicious plugins

 

For Google Chrome Users:

To remove extension: Click on Customize icon (Wrench or 3 bar icon) > Tools > Extensions → locate ScorpionSaver and any unwanted or unknown extension → click the Recycling Bin to remove it

ScorpionSaver on Chrome

 

 

Optional Troubleshoot—Repair your installed browser with Anvi Slim Toolbar

 

Also, you can download and install a tool to assist you to complete the repair of your browser. Anvi Slim Toolbar is such an application.

 

1. Download and install Anvi Slim Toolbar by clicking the link below.

Anvi Slim Toolbar free download link: http://www.anvisoft.com/software/ast/

Anvi Slim Toolbar

 

2. Delete unwanted and suspicious extension and add-ons:

Launch Anvi Slim Toolbar → Switch to Manage tab → Chech or tick unwanted and suspicious extension and add-ons → hit Remove button

ScorpionSaver-AST scan result

 

3. Empty trash bin:

The removed toolbars and extensions are placed in the trash bin in case you want them back, so you need to empty the trash bin regularly.

Click on the trash bin icon, then you can restore or remove toolbars and extensions there.

AST-restore center

 

4. Modify browser homepage and default search engine (optional):

Go to Browser Repair tab → chose the browser you are going to repair → set the homepage to your preferred website → select a desired search engine → click on the Repair button

Anvi Slim Toolbar-Browser Repair 1

 

 

Step 3 Clean up residual files and invalid registry entries

 

Please note that although ScorpionSaver and related malicious program is uninstalled, there are still many residual files – like invalid registry entries still on your computer. These junk files occupy disk space of your computer and may degrade your computer performance over time. It is complicated to delete them manually, so you may need the help of a system cleaner or system optimizer. We recommend you Cloud System Booster.

 

1. Download and install the free or paid version of Cloud System Booster.

Cloud System Booster free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

Cloud System Booster Purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php

 

2. Launch Cloud System Booster and click on the Boost button.

Cloud System Booster-Boost

 

3. Click on Clean button after scan finished.

CSB-clean

 

Now, your computer should have been free from the infection of ScorpionSaver. If you have encountered any problem in the removing process, please leave a reply and we will help you fix your problem as soon as possible.

 

 

Malware Prevention Tips

 

As mentioned above, ScorpionSaver sneaks into your computer by being bundled in the installer of other free software, so you should be attentive when install such programs, and always opt for custom/advanced installation.

If you always encounter the problems such as pop-up ads and redirecting, you can make use of Anvi Ad Blocker to further guard your online activities and create a clean online environment. It can block pop up ads and prevent you from landing on malicious websites.

Anvi Ad Blocker free download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_adb.html (expires in 15 days)

Anvi Ad Blocker purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/adbupgrade.php

 

Adware like ScorpionSaver may lead you to malicious websites and your computer may be exposed to other horrible computer infections, so we strongly recommend you to scan your computer with an antivirus or antimalware program to make sure that your computer is safe and clean. Anvi Smart Defender is such a program that you can make use of.

Anvi Smart Defender free version download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_asd.html

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