ClearSavings adware is a PUP (potentially unwanted program) responsible for ads, deals, coupons, and pop-ups displayed in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. This happens if ClearSavings adware infected your computer when you installed it yourself, or got it installed with a free program that you download. ClearSavings is not malicious, and your antivirus didn’t warn you on this potential threat. Now, you want to remove ClearSavings and it is a good idea because any adware program is a potential threat to your security and privacy.
The way of installing ClearSavings is often deceptive. If you wonder how ClearSavings was installed on your computer, then you just failed to disable optional ClearSavings installation offered by the download client that comes with a free program from the Internet. Various websites use bundling to monetize free program distribution. ClearSavings is one of adware programs that is used for this purpose, and it is set to be automatically installed unless you notice it and disable ClearSavings before installing a free program.
ClearSavings is installed as a Windows application and as multiple web browser components installed as ClearSavings BHO (browser helper objects), extension or add-on in Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox. If you want to remove ClearSavings and to get rid of advertising in your web browser, then you need to uninstall ClearSavings application and remove extensions related to ClearSavings from your web browsers. It is not very difficult, and you can easily do this by following ClearSavings removal guide placed below.
If you want to remove ClearSavings ads, remove other malicious programs, and protect your computer against future infections, then use SpyHunter. This security software provides real-time protection and helps to keep your web browser clean and safe. SpyHunter has a very reliable malware detection rate and provides a very useful scan results that might help you with ClearSavings removal if you prefer to manually remove ClearSavings components.
What is ClearSavings?
ClearSavings is an adware that infects your Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer. It consists of a Windows application and similarly named browser extensions specific for web browsers installed on your computer. These adware components are designed for spying on your web browsing and displaying ads related to your browsing history. When you click on such ads, ClearSavings owners and distributors get some money on pay-per-click basis paid by promoters. While ClearSavings is not malicious, the downside of using it is wasted web traffic and your compromised privacy that put you at risk of sharing your user’s profile among various sales companies. ClearSavings is often distributed with free programs that you may download. This adware is deceptively installed unless you disable the optional for ClearSavings before installing a program or update that you download. Removing ClearSavings is quite easy, but other adware programs that might come bundled with it are often tricky and stubborn for your removal effort.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
Protect your computer with programs like SpyHunter that can trace installation process, warn you on threats, and remove malware on your demand. Otherwise, you need to pay attention to EULAs and check boxes placed in setup wizard and download clients related to a free program that you download. It helps you to notice additional programs bundled to the one you get. Always use “custom” installation instead of “typical”, or “normal” since these options might hide adware programs.
ClearSavings Adware Removal ToolClearSavings Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove ClearSavings and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to ClearSavings malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete ClearSavings components manually if you want. This software is timely updated and offers a free professional support for removing mutating viruses. It helps to remove stubborn PUP (potentially unwanted programs) and spyware, protects DNS connection, your web browsers, ActiveX components, and other system elements form malware infection. SpyHunter helps to guard your computer against ClearSavings and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove ClearSavings Ads Manually
You need to uninstall all the ClearSavings components manually. First, you need to uninstall the program using “Add/Remove programs”. Then you need to remove web browser add-on components that belong to ClearSavings.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with antispyware program to make sure that other hidden malicious programs are also removed.
Uninstall ClearSavings on Windows 8
- On Metro screen click on "Search" icon. Then, type "Remove Program" in the input box and click on "Uninstall a program" menu option.
- Select "ClearSavings" program and click "Uninstall" button at the top of the list.
Optional: If on a desktop, right click "Start" button (or the lower left corner) to open the "Quick Access Menu". Then find and click on "Programs and Features"
Optional: Click on "Control Panel" option. Find and click "Uninstall a Program" link in the menu list placed under "Programs" menu option.
Uninstall ClearSavings on Windows 7, Vista
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop and select "Control Panel" option on the right
- Click on "Programs and Features" menu option in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and highlight ClearSavings program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall ClearSavings on Windows XP
Uninstalling ClearSavings from Windows XP is very similar to one shown above. There are minor differences in a process:
- Click on "Start" button at the bottom left corner of the desktop.
- Select "Control Panel" in the menu on the right
- Find and double-click "Add/Remove Programs" list item in the Control Panel
- Search the program list and click on ClearSavings program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove ClearSavings from Chrome
Remove ClearSavings extensions from Google Chrome
- Start Google Chrome and click on Menu icon in the top-right corner. Select Settings in the drop down list.
- Click on Extensions on the left to display installed Chrome extensions. Find ClearSavings extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove ClearSavings from Firefox
Remove ClearSavings add-on from Mozilla Firefox
- Open Mozilla Firefox and click Menu icon at the top-right corner. Click on Add-ons icon.
- Select Extensions on the sidebar. Find ClearSavings add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove ClearSavings from Internet Explorer
Remove ClearSavings extensions from Internet Explorer
- Start Internet Explorer click Tools icon in the top-right corner.
- Click on Manage add-ons option.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions tab on left, right-click on ClearSavings, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: Now ClearSavings ads should be gone, but other adware and malware infections can still compromise your security. You can detect such threats with a free scanner offered with SpyHunter. Then you can use comprehensive scan results for manual ClearSavings removal or opt for an automated removal process, protection, and professional support.
Remove ClearSavings Adware Infection Completely
ClearSavings adware might be spread in a bundle with other like programs and it might be also used by cyber criminals for spying on you and exploiting your computer as a bot for illegal internet scams. After you remove ClearSavings you need to run full anti-virus scan with an updated version of your antivirus and rescan your system with anti-spyware program like SpyHunter. This anti-malware software comes with a free scanner, and you can use scan results as a reference for manual malware removal, or opt for an automated one.