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Should I Remove YoutubeBookmark Extension? (Removal Guide)

 

If you found that YoutubeBookmark extension appears constantly on your web browser, especially Google Chrome every time you load up it? What is it? Is it safe to keep it on computer? And should you remove it? Don’t worry, the answer will be revealed.

 

What is YouTubeBookmark?

 

YoutubeBookmark is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) installing on browser as YoutubeBookmark 0.9 or 1.0 extension. To a certain degree, it also can be defined as adware as it generates ads to random webpage you browse.

Screenshot of YoutubeBookMark extension on Google Chrome
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Is it Safe to Keep YoutubeBookmark extension on Computer?

 

Although YoutubeBookmark extension is technically not a virus, it poses a lot of Create a lot of potential safety hazards to computer.

YoutubeBookmark extension installs on computer along with other PUP by a deceptive means “bundling”. As the additional offer bundled with downloads from the internet, it sneaks into your PC without knowledge and agreement. It already has been stick to Chrome when you discover it.

This potentially unwanted extension will access all of your websites, tabs and online activity for collecting your browsing habit and queries. Moreover, it is suspected of saving your privacy information.

After knowing you preference, it injects targeted ads that are based on your interest attempting to lure you to other sales websites in random your websites.

Except rampant advertising, YoutubeBookMark extension is found to highlight random words on a page just like hyperlink.

It is highly suggested to get rid of YoutubeBookmark extension from your PC. For any question met during the process of removal, please leave it below and we’ll solve it as soon as possible.
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How to Remove YoutubeBookmark Extension?

 

Note: For the completely removal of YoutubeBookmark from your PC, first of all you must uninstall its program from control panel. YoutubeBookmark 0.9/1.0 extension will be deleted after finishing this operation. As for the extension on Google Chrome, it will still remain and even it will come back again and again after you manually remove it from Chrome. So please complete the removal strictly in accordance with the steps.

Step 1→ Uninstall YoutubeBookmark program from computer

Step 2→ Remove YoutubeBookmark extension from Google Chrome

Step 3→ Clean up leftovers of YoutubeBookmark and optimize your PC

Tips for Safe Surfing
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Step 1→ Uninstall YoutubeBookmark program from computer

 

For Windows XP: Click “Start“>”Control Panel“>”Add or Remove Programs“>”Programs and Features“>Look for YoutubeBookmark and any other dubious program, select it and click Remove.

 

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

 

Alternative removal method

 

The tool Anvi Uninstaller contained in Cloud System Booster( system maintaining&optimizing software ) specializes in removing various programs installing in your PC. The “Recently Installed” tab help you easily find this PUP and other suspicious applications.

Before uninstalling, please close all your browsers.

1. Please install Cloud System Booster first.(Download Link: http://dotfab.com/download_csb.html)

 

2. After installing, open it and click Toolbox just below the interface, and then click Anvi Uninstaller to download it within several senconds; and then run it.

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3. Switch to the Recently Installed tab to remove YoutubeBookmark and any other dubious programs. ( Please SkipCreate System Restore Points” when remove)

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Step 2→ Remove YoutubeBookmark extension from Google Chrome

 

Start Google Chrome, 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 YoutubeBookmark 0.9 or 1.0 extension and make sure that the Developer mode checkbox in the top right-hand corner is checked. And then find the folder of this extension in your PC according to what the ID shows and delete it.

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Then come back to Google Chrome extension tab again to remove YoutubeBookmark 0.9 or 1.0 extension


 

Step 3→ Clean up leftovers of YoutubeBookmark and optimize your PC

 

The residual junk files, error and invalid registry entries of YoutubeBookmark extension 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 thier computers been infected with YoutubeBookmark extension 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.

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Recommend: 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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That’s it
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Tips for Safe Surfing

 

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.

Below is the removal instruction, please follow it in the correct order. For any question, please leave it below and we will solve it for you in the first time.