IfishPlayer is an ad-supported player for Vimeo and YouTube videos in various formats. It is however ad-supported often comes with a bunch of other adware installed in one bundle. IfishPlayer is often installed without true user’s consent along with other free programs from websites that use adware bundling for making money. IfishPlayer is not malicious, however adware installed with it is not safe because tracking of your web browsing history might compromise your security and privacy. IfishPlayer can also waste your web traffic for unwanted activities.
If you want to get rid of IfishPlayer ads and banners displayed in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, then you need to remove IfishPlayer 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 IfishPlayer 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 IfishPlayer and other malware form your infected computer.
This guide helps to remove IfishPlayer manually or using special security software designed for IfishPlayer removal. SpyHunter not only removes malicious programs. It offers a real-time protection against malware and PUP (potentially unwanted programs) that are not removed by anti-virus software.
What is IfishPlayer?
IfishPlayer is a video player that offers some functions for watching Vimeo and YouTube videos. However, if you got it, you will probably see more ads than videos in your web browsers. Adware is often distributed and deceptively installed with free programs that you download. If you fail to notice and disable IfishPlayer before installing a free program, than IfishPlayer components are automatically installed, and you will see ads and various deals in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer when you visit various websites related to online shopping. While it is not malicious, IfishPlayer as any other adware just wastes your web traffic and compromises your privacy by tracking your browsing history. If your profile is shared among promoters, then you will get more ads and junk mail. So, it’s your choice, and if you want to remove IfishPlayer, then this guide is for you. It is easy to remove IfishPlayer components, and you can get rid of all ads displayed in your web browser unless you have other malicious programs installed.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
If you want to avoid installing programs like IfishPlayer, 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.
IfishPlayer Adware Removal ToolIfishPlayer Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove IfishPlayer and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to IfishPlayer malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete IfishPlayer 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 IfishPlayer and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove IfishPlayer from Windows
You need to uninstall IfishPlayer application using “Add/Remove programs” utility. Then, you need to remove web browser add-on components that belong to IfishPlayer adware.
Use the following guide for manual removal, or scan your computer with anti-malware for removing other malicious programs from your infected computer.
Uninstall IfishPlayer 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 "IfishPlayer" 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 IfishPlayer 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 IfishPlayer program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall IfishPlayer on Windows XP
Uninstalling IfishPlayer 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 IfishPlayer program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove IfishPlayer from Chrome
Remove IfishPlayer 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 IfishPlayer extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove IfishPlayer from Firefox
Remove IfishPlayer 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 IfishPlayer add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove IfishPlayer from Internet Explorer
Remove IfishPlayer 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 IfishPlayer, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
IfishPlayer Infection Components:
Remove IfishPlayer entries from system registry:
Delete IfishPlayer files and folders:
Note: I hope you done by now, and IfishPlayer are gone. However, other malware and adware programs might be present on your computer. If you still see ads displayed by other malicious program, then try to use IfishPlayer Removal Tool that can remove all malicious programs and protect your computer against future infections.
Remove IfishPlayer Adware Infection Completely
IfishPlayer 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 IfishPlayer 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 comes with a free professional support and a free scanners that you can use for manual malware removal, or opt for an automated removal process that is more safe and reliable.