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How to Remove Majestic Savings Ads and Coupons? (Adware Removal Guide)

 

Have you been annoyed by the frequently pop-up ads, banners or pop-under (the ones running behind the web page you are browsing) from Majestic Savings? If it is true, please follow the removal guide below to get rid of Majestic Savings Popups. Read more.

 

About Majestic Savings

 

Majestic Savings is actually adware that is created to pop up numerous coupons, advertisements, sponsored links to mislead you to be the target of internet sales. It is not a real virus but a PUP(Potentially unwanted program).

In the majority of cases, Majestic Savings ads constantly pop up when you are visiting some shopping websites, such as Amazon, walmart. Taking a form of popup box or window, it displays coupons, and ads that are associated to the products that you seem to be interested in; whilst Majestic Savings pop-up ads will also hover over product image: when you are browsing webpage and reading the text it writes, move your mouse cursor to the highlighted words, a rectangular box reads Click continue>by Majestic Savings will popup and hover over the words.

Screenshot of Majestic Savings adware

Majestic Savings pop-up ads

 

 

Majestic Savings ads are caused by Majestic Savings extension that hijacks your browsers including Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome. How does it find the way to your PC?

Typically, it infects your PC by being bundled with the free software or shareware you download from internet without your consent. So for users who like to download TV shows, music, free games and so on, they should be more attentive when download free software from websites and always choose “Custom Installation” instead of “Recommended Installation” during the process of installing free software to avoid any virus, malware, adware and toolbar that are packaged with such software intruding your PC.

Apart from that, Majestic Savings adware will also go on to your PC via the security hole existing on your operating system when you visit some unsafe websites or legitimated web that have been compromised.

As soon as you found this popup, please remove the PUP immediately.

 

The Dangers of Majestic Savings Adware

 

Once infected with Majestic Savings PUP, you will suffer from a serious of bad consequences. On the one hand, you will suffer from the annoying of numerous Majestic Savings pop-up ads; on the other hand, your personal information will be stolen by Majestic Savings for unjustifiable marketing and other commercial use. As a result, you will receive plenty of spam mails, calls from telemarketers.

 

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How to Remove Majestic Savings Ads and Coupons?

 

Five steps for removal of Majestic Savings ads and coupons

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Uninstall Majestic Savings and other PUP from computer

 

Because Majestic Savings may intall on PC along with other PUP, so please locate Majestic Savings and other PUP such as Jump Flip, Snap do, Connect Toolbar, Mobogenie, etc and any other unknown and suspicious program from control panel to ensure your PC is free from any negative program.

Majestic Savings program in control panel

 

For Windows 7/Vista: Click “Start” (“Windows Logo”)>”Control Panel“>”Uninstall a program“(under Program)>look for Majestic Savings, and any dubious program, select them and click Uninstall/Change.

 

For Windows 8: Right-click on the screen’s bottom-left corner> “Control Panel” >”Uninstall a program“(under Program)> Look for Majestic Savings, and any dubious program, select them and click Uninstall/Change.

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Alternative uninstall method

(use free tool Anvi Uninstaller offered by system optimizer Cloud System Booster)

Install and start Could System Booster(link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html)→Click on “ToolBox” right under the homepage→download and run Anvi Uninstaller→select Majestic Savings and remove any suspicious programs(skip the first step “Creat System Restore Point“).

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You can directly clean up leftovers caused by Majestic Savings and these dubious PUP after uninstall them if you use the Pro Version.


 

Remove PUP.XXX(PUP.MajesticSavings) and other virus infections hidden in your PC

 

PUP.XXX including PUP.MajesticSavings refers to malicious files of potentially unwanted programs like Majestic Savings remaining in your PC which can’t be removed from control panel. As Majestic Savings advertisements and deals are suspicious of misleading you to malicious websites contain virus infections, you need use antivirus software to scan and remove all of virus infections.

Please install Anvi Smart Defender(download:http://dotfab.com/download_asd.html,Purchase:http://www.dotfab.com/asdupgrade.php) firstly. And then run it for a quick or full scan

Smart Defender 2.2

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Eliminate Majestic Savings browser extension from all of browsers

 

Because Majestic Savings extension will not be get rid of along with the removal of this unwanted program and other viruses, you must remove them to get rid of coupons from Majestic Savings and keep the security of your personal information.

Note: It is normal that Majestic Savings has been removed before you try to get rid of them from your browser.

Slim Toolbar (a pro tool contained in PC optimizing software Cloud System Booster that we recommend for you to clean up junk files and optimize computer in step 4) specializes in detecting and removing malicious and negative toolbar, add-on, extension, plugin and browser help object in major browsers.

Removal process demonstration:

1. Purchase the Cloud System Booster: http://www.dotfab.com/csbupgrade.php and install it according its navigation.

Run it→click the arrow at the lower right corner→click Slim Toolbar

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Remove Majestic Savings add-on from your browser like what the similar picture shows below.
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It is also available for you to use another independent and free version of Slim ToolBar to remove Majestic Savings plug-ins automatically.

The trial version is free for 15 days: http://www.dotfab.com/downloads_ast.html

For long-time usage, please click here purchase the browser extension management software:http://www.dotfab.com/astupgrade.php

Start it and click Manager. Then select Majestic Savings add-on on all browsers and remove.

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remove unwanted browser extension with Anvi Slim Toolbar

 

–Or you can choose to manually remove Majestic Savings plug-in from your browser

 

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Click on Tools(IE 8)/gear icon B4JW7WO`5C[EBT{1(CYUCLR( IE 9 and 10 ) at the upper-right corner of the Window, and the click on Manage add-ons.

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Then come to Toolbars and Extensions tab. Right click on Majestic Savings and then click on Disable.

 

 

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Go to Firefox KQ)0~}BED~G9HGB2Q_AL`BU, click on Add-ons.

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Switch to the Extensions Tab. Click Remove to get rid of Majestic Savings.

Majestic Savings extension in Firefox

 

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Go to wrench or 3 bar icon 0$5ZM`7WU4VNDP6(@_WU)I5(next to the address bar), click on Tools and then click on Extensions.

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Locate Majestic Savings and then remove it by clicking the trashcan icon next to it.

 

Clean up leftovers of Majestic Savings and optimize your PC

 

The residual junk files, error and invalid registry entries of Majestic Savings and other viruses, which are not malicious but slow down your PC speed must be clean up. Because the excess leftovers will crash down your running program easily and do harmful to your PC. Here the system maintenance and optimization tool Cloud System Booster is recommended.

Download link of Cloud System Booster: http://www.dotfab.com/download_csb.html

 

2. After you install the program, please open it, click on Quick Clear button on the main screen to run a quick and full scan.

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3. Once the scan completes, there will come out a result screen, please click Clear button there to remove these junk files, invalid registry entries, etc to make sure the computer system is clean.

 

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Note: Because some users had their computers been infected with Majestic Savings via malicious websites. In order to reduce the chance that the adware gets onto PC again when you visit malicious sites in your browsing history by accident, please follow us to clean up you browser cookies.

Back to Could System Booster Homepage→click Disk Cleaner→scroll over and opt for Internet Explorer Cookies, Firefox Cookies and Google Chrome Cookies→Click Start Clean to remove them.

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Except this system cleaning, please clean up junk files and other system junk regularly to keep your PC in a healthy state.


 

Web guard for pop-ups and malicious websites blocking

 

To avoid the harassment of various pop-ups, ads, malicious and/or hijacked websites as well as phishing websites, you have to install a legitimate software for 24-hours protection. Here we recommended you a free blocker Anvi AD Blocker to keep you surf safe online.

Download link http://www.dotfab.com/download_adb.html.
Because this free version is only vaild for 15 days, if you want to get a long-time online protection, you have to purchase its pro version in this link http://www.dotfab.com/adbupgrade.php

After install the software according to instructrons, please start it and click “ON” button to keep it running. Then close it to allow it works in the background to give you a real-time protection.

AD Blocker
 

Besides, if you decide to block a website forever and allow Anvi AD Blocker to block it automatically for you without a notification, please do this according what the picture shows to achieve it.

block malicious websites

That’s it
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Deep cleanup for you disk

 

After a longtime of use, your disk must carry a heavy load. it is necessary to install a repair and clean tool like Anvi Ultimate Defrag to help you fix bug and errors of files in your disk, clean up junk files, rearrange fragmented data in the disk as well as optimize the performance of your disk drives.

Free download: http://www.dotfab.com/downloads_aud.html

Purchasehttp://www.dotfab.com/audupgrade.php

After install it, please select the disk drive you want to repair and clean and operation you would like to run ( Repair, Clean, Defrag and Optimize ), then click on Start.

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Tips for Being Safe Online

 

To ensure be safe online in the further, we need to adopt necessary measures to get free from virus infections. Here we offer you some effective prevention tips and these tips are applied to all of browser hijacker, redirect virus, adware, toolbar and PUPs that share the common with distribution.

1. Be attentive to visit websites, especially those unknown and with strange looking.

To avoid the harassment of various pop-ups, ads, malicious and/or hijacked websites as well as phishing websites, you have to install a legitimate software for 24-hours protection. Here we recommended you a free blocker Anvi AD Blocker to keep you surf safe online.

2. Always keep an eye on what you click and download, including music, movies, files, browser plug-ins or add-ons. When you do install software, make sure you’re getting the software from a trusted source.

3. Even if you have to install a necessary software, please always select Custom Installation instead of Recommended Installation and refuse any plugin by opting for Decline or Skip or other means during the process of installing such free software.

4. Keep your antivirus software and other security protect applications up to data.

5. Delete internet browsing history including the history of the websites you have visited and the history of the downloads you’ve performed to prevent you from getting malicious infections again.