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How to Remove TopArcadeHits Plugin? ( Removal Guide )

 

This article is designed to provide users a correct removal guide to get rid of TopArcadeHits plugin immediately and completely.

 

About TopArcadeHits Plugin

 

TopArcadeHits belongs to the browser hijacker and it hijacks browsers in the form of TopArcadeHits extension. This infection is packaged with free software downloaded from the internet to install on users PC without their consent. So please be careful when you download such free software and always select Custom Installation instead of Recommended Installation to avoid installing adware and browser hijacker like TopArcadeHits. By hijacking browsers, TopArcadeHits extension will display annoying ads and collect your browsing habits, even personal information to send you more unwanted ads related to what you have read or queried before. So as long as you discover this plugin, you should remove it right now.

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Tips to Avoid been Infected by TopArcadeHits Plugin

 

1: Be attentive when download free software from websites, such as download.com, softonic.com, CNET, Brothersoft, software.informer.

2: Always select Custom Installation instead of Recommended Installation and refuse any plugin during the process of installing such free software.

3: keep your antivirus software and other security protect applications up to data.

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How to Remove TopArcadeHits Plugin

 

Step 1: Uninstall TopArcadeHits and other unknown applications installed recently from control panel

Step 2: Remove TopArcadeHits add-on or extension from IE, Firefox and Google Chrome

Step 3: Remove residual junk files and invalid registry entries from your PC using Cloud System Booster

Step 4: Block spam ads, malicious websites including phishing websites automatically via Anvi Ad Blocker

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Step 1: Remove TopArcadeHits from your computer through Control Panel

 

Please note,TopArcadeHits browser hijacer is installed on your PC alongside different free software you download from the internet. So you are suggested to uninstall this free software. By the way, you’d better consider the recent installed program tracing back to time of the TopArcadeHits plugin installing.

 

For Windows XP:

 

Click “Start“>”Control Panel“>”Add or Remove Programs“>”Programs and Features“>Look for TopArcadeHits and other unknown programs, select them and click Remove.

For Windows 7/Vista:

 

Click “Start” (“Windows Logo”)>”Control Panel“>”Uninstall a program“(under Program)>look for TopArcadeHits and other unknown programs, select them and click Uninstall/Change.

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For Windows 8:

 

Right-click on the screen’s bottom-left corner> “Control Panel” >”Uninstall a program“(under Program)> Look for TopArcadeHits and other unknown programs, select them and click Uninstall/Change.

 

 

Step 2: Remove TopArcadeHits add-ons or extensions from IE, Firefox and Google Chrome

 

Option 1: Remove TopArcadeHits extension and add-on form IE, FF & Google Chrome via Anvi Slim ToolBar ( Recommended )

Option 2: Remove TopArcadeHits extension and add-on form IE, FF & Google Chrome manually

Option1: Remove TopArcadeHits extension and add-ons form IE, FF & Google Chrome via Anvi Slim ToolBar.

 

1: Download and install Anvi Slim ToolBar.

 

Download link: http://www.dotfab.com/downloads_ast.html

Purchase link: http://www.dotfab.com/astupgrade.php

 

2. Remove extensions from browsers

 

After installing Anvi Slim ToolBar, please open it(if you use trial version, click wwwat the right bottom of box; if you use pro version, input your license key in the blank box), and click on Manage to detect toolbars in your browsers. When result is displayed, select TopArcadeHits and any other toolbar to want to remove and then click on Remove.

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Option 2: Remove TopArcadeHits extension and add-on form IE, FF & Google Chrome manually

 

For Internet Explore:

 

1. Open Internet Explorer> click on the gear icon(for window 7 users)/Tools (for Windows XP users) at the top (far right)>click on Manage Add-ons.

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2. In the Manage Add-ons box, click on Toolbars and Extensions, right click on  TopArcadeHits extension and click on Disable.

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For FireFox:

 

1. Click on the Firefox button button, and then click on Add-ons.

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2. Click on Extensions, and click on TopArcadeHits extension, then click on Remove.

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For Google Chrome:

 

1. Click on wrench or 3 bar icon (next to the address bar)>Tools>Extensions.

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2. Locate TopArcadeHits browser extension and remove it by clicking the trashcan icon next to it.

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Step 3: Remove residual junk files, invalid registry entries form your computer

 

There may exist some residual junk files and invalid registry entries in your computer system after uninstalling TopArcadeHits plugin. Thus, Cloud System Booster is required to clean up them and save your disk space so as to increase running speed of your computer.

 

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

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

 

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

 

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

 

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Step 4: Block spam ads, malicious websites including phishing websites automatically via Anvi AD Blocker

 

It is possibly that TopArcadeHits plugin will infect your computer again when you are tricked into downloading free software from unknown page or open malicious links, webpage carelessly. To avoid being infected by adware and annoyed by popups, you are recommended to install internet ads blocker—Anvi Ad Blocker to give you a real-time protection. It  protects Windows system from malicious URLs, phishing websites, pop-up/flash ads as well as your unwanted websites by blocking them all. Moreover, it also speed up your webpage loading meanwhile it blocks all risky or potentially risky things from the Internet. Install Anvi Ad Blocker to protect the browsers from various pop-up ads, malicious websites. Download and install free or pro version of Anvi Ad Blocker. Then open it and it will keep running to help you to protect your computer from various online risks and annoyance ranging from spam ads, pop up ads, flash ads to phishing, hacked websites and many other malicious websites.

Download link: http://www.dotfab.com/download_adb.html  

After installing the spam ads and malicious URLs blocker, please click on the ON button to keep it running, so it will give you a real-time protect to help you out of the annoying of popup ads and attack of various malicious URLs.

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When appearing malicious or unwanted URL, Anvi Ad Blocker will popup this window to Remind you. If you are agree to block it, please click OK; if not, please select Add to the White list to let the URL never be blocked again.

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Recommended Tips

 

Though you have remove TopArcadeHits plugin and other potentially unwanted programs successfully, your disk drives may still carry a heavy load. Due to the infection of adware or even other more malicious malware, there will be some of file system errors and junks and invalid fragments in your disk drives. 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 drives, 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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