HD-Quality is an ad-supported program and browser extension that comes with freeware related to video content conversion or download It might be also installed with other freeware and adware programs. Adware hijack your Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome for spying on you browsing history and displaying ads and deals that can attract your clicks. Such clicks on HD-Quality advertising bring profit to this adware owners and distributors that help to install HD-Quality. That is probably why the installation is often deceptive. HD-Quality is bundled with popular free programs and set for being automatically installed unless you notice and disable this optional adware. While HD-Quality is not malicious by design, any adware presents some threats to your security and privacy.
If you want to get rid of HD-Quality ads and deals displayed in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, then you need to remove HD-Quality extensions, add-ons, and browser helper objects installed in these web browsers. You also need to remove similarly named Windows application just as you would remove any other Windows program. You can remove HD-Quality components manually by following this guide. However, other adware that might be present in a bundle or installed somehow else can bring you a hard time since you need to see what to kill first. SpyHunter offers a free scanner that shows you all you need, and it can automatically remove HD-Quality and other malware form your infected computer.
This removal guide will help you to remove HD-Quality manually. However, if you also want to remove other malware and protect your computer and web browsers against malicious programs, it is better to use SpyHunter as a HD-Quality removal tool. It offers a free anti-malware scanner that provides very comprehensive scan results that help to remove malware and PUP (potentially unwanted programs) manually.
What is HD-Quality?
HD-Quality is a program that offers some useful functions in exchange for annoying ads displayed by bundled adware. It is often deceptively installed on your computer by download clients that wrap a program that you may download from various web sites involved in HD-Quality adware distribution. Such distribution is profitable, and free program developers get some profit from promoters that use HD-Quality for advertising. That is why its installation is tricky for computer users when some unwanted program sneaks in without any warning. Removing HD-Quality is a problem for computer users without experience in adware removal. However, even if you never did it before, you can still easily remove HD-Quality by following this removal guide.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
If you want to avoid installing programs like HD-Quality, then you need to be careful while installing free programs. You can protect your computer with programs like SpyHunter that can trace your installations, warn you on all known threats to your security and privacy, and remove any threat found on your computer. Pay attention to check boxes placed in a setup wizard for a free program that you are installing. 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.
HD-Quality Adware Removal ToolHD-Quality Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove HD-Quality and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to HD-Quality malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete HD-Quality 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 HD-Quality and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove HD-Quality from Windows
First, you need to uninstall HD-Quality application using “Add/Remove programs” utility. Then you need to remove web browser extensions that belong to HD-Quality adware installed in your Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer.
Use the following guide for manual removal, or scan your computer with anti-malware for removing other malicious programs from your infected computer.
Uninstall HD-Quality 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 "HD-Quality" 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 HD-Quality 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 HD-Quality program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall HD-Quality on Windows XP
Uninstalling HD-Quality 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 HD-Quality program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove HD-Quality from Chrome
Remove HD-Quality 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 HD-Quality extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove HD-Quality from Firefox
Remove HD-Quality 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 HD-Quality add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove HD-Quality from Internet Explorer
Remove HD-Quality 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 HD-Quality, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: Manual removal for HD-Quality is relatively easy task. However, other bundled malware and adware programs might be present on your computer. HD-Quality Removal Tool makes it easy for you to detect and remove other malicious programs quickly and efficiently.
Remove HD-Quality Adware Infection Completely
HD-Quality adware might be spread in a bundle with other like programs. As a result, your system might be also infected with malicious programs used by cyber criminals for stealing money and illegal activities. After you remove HD-Quality adware you have to run full anti-virus scan with an updated version of your antivirus. Then it is a good idea to scan your system with anti-malware program like SpyHunter 4. This software offers a free scanner that helps with manual removal, and you can opt for automated removal, professional support, and anti-malware protection.