SaveNet is adware program for displaying ads in Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. It is connected to saveneto.info adware network and might be automatically installed on your computer after you download some free program from the Internet. The way of installation is kind of deceptive for computer users, and some people are thinking that SaveNet is a virus. Actually it is not malicious. As it says, SaveNet is designed for comparing deals and displaying coupons and ads. This activities can compromise your privacy because SaveNet adware collects information about your web browsing history for serving matching deals. SaveNet can affect your system performance, and some of ads might come from compromised websites infected with malicious programs. So, SaveNet adware is a possible threat to your security. If you want to remove SaveNet, then you need to remove multiple components installed as SaveNet Windows application and web browser extensions. It is not difficult to uninstall SaveNet unless you have more adware infections present. See the guide below for details for SaveNet removal.
This removal guide will help you to remove SaveNet manually or use special security software designed for removing SaveNet and other malicious programs. SpyHunter offers not only removal but real-time protection against malicious programs and PUP (potentially unwanted programs). It offers a free scanner that is helpful for manual removal and let access the severity of the infection.
What is SaveNet?
SaveNet is one of adware applications used for making money out of users’ clicks. Such adware is often bundled and deceptively installed with free programs distributed over the web and wrapped in so-called download clients that handle installing programs included in a bundle. If user fails to disable optional SaveNet adware installation, then it is automatically installed, and ads started to appear in web browsers. SaveNet consists of various components that include a Windows program and SaveNet extensions, add-ons, or browser helper objects installed in Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer as the most used web browsers. Removing SaveNet adware might be only complicated by other adware programs included in a bundle. Otherwise, it is not difficult to remove SaveNet manually from your computer by removing all of the SaveNet components mentioned above.
Protection against adware deceptive installation:
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.
SaveNet Adware Removal Tool
SpuHunter is a good removal tool for SaveNet. It offers many features for complete and successful malware removal. It can uninstall and remove all components that belong to SaveNet adware and remove other malicious programs. This security software is frequently updated and has a high and reliable malware detection rate. This means that anti-malware protection offered by this security software is also reliable. You will also get a free professional online support that helps to solve possible problems and remove even the most stubborn computer infections. Active protection feature helps to guard your computer against malicious programs and PUPs similar to SaveNet
Remove SaveNet Ads Manually
You need to uninstall SaveNet application using “Add/Remove programs” utility. Then, you need to remove web browser add-on components that belong to SaveNet adware.
Use the following guide for manual removal, or scan your computer with anti-malware for removing other malicious programs from your infected computer.
Uninstal SaveNet adware program
- Click Start button, and then click Control Panel in the system Start menu.
- Double-click “Add or Remove Programs” (“Programs and Features” for Win7 and Vista) in the Control Panel menu window.
- Scroll through the program list, highlight “SaveNet” application, and click Remove. Look for other adware programs and uninstall them.
Remove SaveNet Ads from Internet Explorer
Remove SaveNet extensions from Internet Explorer Browsers
- Start the browser and find Tools in top menu.
- Pick Manage add-ons.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions on left, and look for “SaveNet” extension.
- Select this item and click Disable. Restart your browser.
Remove SaveNet Ads from Firefox
Remove SaveNet add-on from Mozilla Firefox
- Open Mozilla Firefox and find Tools in top menu.
- Click it and select Add-ons.
- Select Extensions on the sidebar.
- Find “SaveNet” add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove SaveNet Ads from Chrome
Remove SaveNet extensions for Google Chrome
- Start Google Chrome and click on the Wrench icon in the top-right corner.
- Choose Settings from the drop down list.
- Click on Extensions on the left to display installed extensions.
- Find and Disable/Delete all “SaveNet” extension.
- Restart your browser.
SaveNet Infection Components:
Remove SaveNet entries from system registry:
SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\70096A80-1922-1196-868D-AD2C41AA0FB8
Delete SaveNet files and folders:
C:\Documents and Settings\%USER_NAME%\Local Settings\Temp\294823_.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\save net\khglfjffdifnmkibagpjnmklfnfeekbc\khglfjffdifnmkibagpjnmklfnfeekbc.crx
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\save net\ZhJ.dat
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\save net\ZhJ.exe
C:\Program Files\save net\qG.dat
C:\Program Files\save net\qG.dll
C:\Program Files\save net\qG.tlb
C:\Program Files\save net\qG.x64.dll
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\2e61b9ded832289b
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\save net
C:\Program Files\save net
Note: Manual removal of SaveNet adware is easy. Though, if your have other infections and hiden malicious programs that you need to remove and value your time, then it is better to use SpyHunter instead of the manual removal. It also helps to scan your system with bundled free anti-spyware program and remove all malicious program that might be running in disguise.
Remove SaveNet Adware Infection Completely
SaveNet 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 exploiting your computer as a bot for illegal web activities. After you remove SaveNet 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 suport 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.
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