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How to Remove Ads and Deals by iSaver Adware? (Adware Removal Guide)

 

You are seeing ads and deals brought by iSaver when browsing online shopping websites like Amazon, Walmart and Bestbuy? If this is the case, then your computer is infected by an adware. In this post, we will guide you to remove this bothering app and stop ads and deals by iSaver from popping up again.

 

 

What Is iSaver?

 

Similar to ShopopCheapMe and Webexp Enhanced, iSaver is an adware that detected by most of antivirus or antimalware program as PUP.Optional (potentially unwanted program). It promises to save you time and money while you shop online as usual.

However, iSaver is advertising supported, so it will serve ads for partnered website to keep being free and to boost advertisement revenue. Once installed, iSaver will inject text, graphic and animate advertisements into webpages that you are visiting to get pay-per-click revenue.

iSaver adware

 

The Symptoms and dangers of being infected by iSaver:

> “Ads by iSaver” or “Ads not by this Site” labeled ads scatter all over the webpage.

> Random words on the webpages are turned into hyperlinks with blue color and double underline.

> Ads with red click here button will pop up when you hover over those hyperlinked words.

> Browser windows pop up automatically when you click on any part within the browser. Those browser windows recommend for fake updates, media player downloads and other software.

> Webpages are extremely slow to load since there are too many ads.

> Your privacy is at risk, for its extensions can access your data on all websites, your tabs and browsing activity.

> Gradually, your PC runs slower than ever and more unresponsive.

> Many other unexpected applications and adware get installed without your knowledge and permission.

 

In essence, iSaver is a browser add-on or extension that can work with Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome. To remove it, you need first uninstall the main program, and then remove its extensions from your web browser and leftovers of the program. Below we offer detailed removal instructions for your reference.

 

 

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

 

                                                                                                           

Outline of the removal guide:

Option 1 > Remove iSaver and stop iSaver ads with Cloud System Booster

Option 2 > Remove iSaver and stop iSaver ads manually

     Step 1 Uninstall iSaver and related malicious programs

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

                                                                                                            

 

Option 1 > Remove iSaver and stop iSaver ads with Cloud System Booster

 

To remove iSaver and stop iSaver ads automatically, you only need to download and install Cloud System Booster, a system cleaner and optimizer.

 

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

 

1. Uninstall iSaver with Anvi Uninstaller

 

Anvi Uninstaller is a tool integrated in Cloud System Booster which is a system cleaner and optimizer. Anvi Uninstaller will scan and delete leftovers after uninstall a program.

 

Launch Cloud System Booster → go to Toolbox → Download and Run Anvi Uninstaller → scroll down the Recently Installed list → locate iSaver and any suspicious program → hit Uninstall to remove

Cloud System Booster-Anvi Uninstaller

 

Please note that the Prefect Scan feature 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

 

2. Remove iSaver browser extension and plugins

 

Slim Toolbar featured in Cloud System Booster enables you to manage toolbars and extentions on Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome simultaneously.

 

Click on the up arrow on the Home tab of Cloud System Booster to go to Slim Toolbar, then remove all the suspicious extensions and plugins.

Cloud System Booster-Slim Toolbar

 

When you are not on the Home tab, you can find Toolbar Manager on the right side.

Cloud System Booster 3.1-toolbar manager

Shopop extension removal

 

3. Clean up residual files and invalid registry entries

 

Go to Disk Cleaner and check the items you want Cloud System Booster to clear.

Cloud System Booster 3.1-cookies removal

 

Switch to Home tab → click Quick Care button → click Clear button after scan finished

Cloud System Booster 3.1-Clear

 

That’s it!

 

 

Option 2 > Remove iSaver and stop iSaver ads manually

 

Step 1 Uninstall iSaver and related malicious programs

 

As mentioned above, iSaver often infects computers by being bundled in the installer of other free software, so you should uninstall iSaver and any suspicious and unexpected programs that installed recently.

 

For Windows 8 Users:

Right-click on the screen’s bottom-left corner Control Panel Uninstall a program

Uninstall iSaver and other unknown or unexpected programs.

 

For Windows 7/Vista Users:

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

Uninstall iSaver and any suspicious third-party application

 

For Windows XP Users:

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

Remove iSaver and any suspicious third-party application

 

 

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

 

If you are still encountering iSaver ads after removing iSaver and relate malicious programs, you should go through the following guides to check your browser and remove iSaver 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 iSaver and any other suspicious extensions → choose Disable in the drop-down menu → close the window and click on OK button

IE manage add-on

 

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 (iSaver)

Firefox-Add-ons

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 iSaver and any unwanted or unknown extension → click the Recycling Bin to remove it

Chrome-Extensions

 

 

Please note that although iSaver 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.

 

Now, your computer should have been free from the infection of iSaver. 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.

 

 

How to Prevent Being Infected by Malware?

 

As mentioned above, computer infections like iSaver sneak into your computer though being bundled with other free downloads, malicious or compromised websites and spam emails, so to make your computer more resistant to harm, you should be attentive on following tips.

-Make sure that the Windows Firewall is enabled.

-Keep your Windows system and installed programs up-to-date and patched timely.

-Keep an eye on what you are agreeing to install when install a program especially free software from the Internet.

-Never open unsolicited email attachments or click through links from unknown sources and use caution even if they are from a “trusted” source.

-Turn on the security settings of your installed web browser. You can view Turn on Security Features of Internet Browsers for Safer Surfing Online for tutorial.

Apart from above, security software is an absolute must. Run system scan regularly and keep your security software on to protect you from virus and malware. 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

Launch Anvi Smart Defender → click on the gear icon → check the Scan rootkits item → click on the Apply and OK button to complete the setting

ASD-settings

 

Go to Scan tap → perform a Quick or Full Scan to detect malicious files → after the scan completes, click on the Remove button

Anvi Smart Defender-scan result

Besides, the real-time offers you additional protection when you work on your computer or surf the web.