Price-Hipo is an adware program bundled and distributed with other free programs and updates. If you installed freeware and failed to disable Price-Hipo installation, then ads will appear in your Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer. The option is usually present as a marked check box in download client or setup wizard that comes with a free program that you download.
If you want to get rid of or Price-Hipo ads and remove this adware, then you can easily do that by following this guide. For this, you need to remove Price-Hipo components installed as Windows application, BHO (browser helper object) and other web browser extensions related to Price-Hipo adware. Certainly, it is possible there is more malicious programs on your computer and adware programs similar to Price-Hipo. In this case, it is better to use special removal tools for uninstalling all dangerous programs and removing other computer infections.
This removal guide will help you to remove Price-Hipo manually or with a help of special software that removes Price-Hipo and other malicious programs. SpyHunter offers quality detection, clean removal, and real-time protection against malicious programs.
What is Price-Hipo?
Price-Hipo is a program and web browser extension that are designed for tracking your web browsing and displaying ads and deals in your Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer when you visits various websites. Price-Hipo adware consists of a similarly named Windows application and plugins present as web browser extensions, add-ons, and BHO. These Price-Hipo components are designed for tracking your web browsing and displaying advertising in various ways. If you click on Price-Hipo ads, then the owner gets profit for your click from promoters. That is why Price-Hipo is often deceptively installed. It wastes your time, web traffic, and compromises your privacy since gathered information about your habits are often shared among promoters. Price-Hipo is often distributed with free program downloads. It is deceptively installed unless you disable this optional program before installing the program that you download. Removing Price-Hipo is quite straight, but other adware that might come with it is often difficult to remove without special tools.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
If you want to avoid installing adware like Price-Hipo, then remember that this kind of programs is set for automatic installation and the information about adware bundled to your download is definitely not the first thing they want you to see. Pay attention to marked check boxes in setup wizards for free programs and set on “custom” installation option instead of “typical” because the last might hide bundled adware. Be careful while installing free programs, and it will save your time. Use SpyHunter as a Price-Hipo removal tool instead. This anti-malware product is very reliable and offers a premium real-time anti-malware protection against dangerous or malicious software that otherwise might infect your computer.
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Remove Price-Hipo from Windows
First, you need to uninstall Price-Hipo application using “Add/Remove programs” utility. Then you need to remove web browser extensions that belong to Price-Hipo 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 Price-Hipo 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 "Price-Hipo" 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 Price-Hipo 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 Price-Hipo program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall Price-Hipo on Windows XP
Uninstalling Price-Hipo 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 Price-Hipo program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove Price-Hipo from Chrome
Remove Price-Hipo 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 Price-Hipo extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove Price-Hipo from Firefox
Remove Price-Hipo 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 Price-Hipo add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove Price-Hipo from Internet Explorer
Remove Price-Hipo 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 Price-Hipo, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: Now Price-Hipo adware should be removed. Other adware and malware can still be present and cause similar problems or compromise your system security. You can detect such threats with a free scanner offered with SpyHunter. Then you can use comprehensive scan results for manual Price-Hipo removal or opt for an automated removal process, protection, and professional support.
Remove Price-Hipo Adware Infection Completely
Price-Hipo adware might be spread in a bundle with malicious programs used by cyber criminals as spyware for stealing your money or a bot for illegal internet scams. After you remove Price-Hipo you need to run full antivirus scan with an updated version of your antivirus. Scan your system with anti-malware program like SpyHunter for removing threats that are not accessed by anti-virus products.