SalesMagnet is an adware that infects you Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer after you install a free program or update from the Internet. It hacks visited web pages and converts words to links that promote business partners and cause more popup ads, coupons, and banners displayed in your web browsers. Ad-supported SalesMagnet stuff is designed for making money out of users’ clicks on displayed ads. For this SalesMagnet tracks user’s browsing and pulls ads that match it. It might compromise your privacy if this information will be used for lists of prospects sold to other promoters. Some ads displayed by SalesMagnet can have malicious links and infect your computer before they will be removed from the stock. SalesMagnet consists of various components installed as a program and web browser extensions. If you want to get rid of SalesMagnet ads, then you need to uninstall SalesMagnet application and remove web browser extensions and BHO related to SalesMagnet adware. See the guide below for details on manual SalesMagnet removal, and use SalesMagnet removal tool if you suspect that your computer is also infected with other malicious programs.
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What is SalesMagnet?
SalesMagnet is a program that promises bargains for your online shopping. All it really means is watching promoted ads in your web browser. Your clicks on this ads bring easy money to distributors. So, no wonder that adware is often deceptively installed with free programs that you download. If you fail to notice and disable SalesMagnet before installing a free program, than SalesMagnet 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, SalesMagnet 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 SalesMagnet, then this guide is for you. It is easy to remove SalesMagnet 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 adware like SalesMagnet, 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. Use SpyHunter 4 for a real-time anti-malware protection, reliable malware detection, and clean and safe removal of various threats from your computer.
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Remove SalesMagnet from Windows
You need to uninstall all the SalesMagnet 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 SalesMagnet.
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 SalesMagnet 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 "SalesMagnet" 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 SalesMagnet 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 SalesMagnet program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall SalesMagnet on Windows XP
Uninstalling SalesMagnet 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 SalesMagnet program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove SalesMagnet from Chrome
Remove SalesMagnet 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 SalesMagnet extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove SalesMagnet from Firefox
Remove SalesMagnet 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 SalesMagnet add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove SalesMagnet from Internet Explorer
Remove SalesMagnet 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 SalesMagnet, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: This manual removal procedure is easy, and SalesMagnet ads should be gone if you follow the guide. Other adware, spyware, malware, and viruses might infect your computer. You need to detect and remove these programs. Removal Tool helps to make it. You can see detail of infections and remove all malicious components.
Remove SalesMagnet Adware Infection Completely
It is possible that your computer is infected with other adware programs. You can check suspicious program names with the list of adware removal tools names and see if it match. If they match, than the program belongs to adware and our removal tools can handle it for sure. Actually, they can remove hundreds thousands of viruses, but there is always a gray area where any anti-virus fails. This checking procedure is very helpful while real scanning for viruses is definitely better.