Slick Savings is an adware program that hijacks web browsers 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 Slick Savings advertising bring profit to this adware owners and distributors that help to install Slick Savings. That is probably why the installation is often deceptive. Slick Savings is bundled with popular free programs and set for being automatically installed unless you notice and disable this optional adware. I guess you did not, and now you want to remove Slick Savings from your computer. It is a good idea. While Slick Savings is not malicious by design, any adware presents some threats to your security and privacy.
If you want to get rid of Slick Savings ads and deals displayed in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, then you need to remove Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings and other malware form your infected computer.
If you want to remove Slick Savings and other malicious programs, protect your computer against malware, and use professional help in malware removal, then use SpyHunter. This anti-malware software offers reliable real-time protection and helps to keep your web browser safe. SpyHunter provides free scan results that are useful for manual Slick Savings removal if you prefer to do it yourself. However, automated Slick Savings removal has certain benefits as compared to manual way. It removes other viruses and protects your computer and you against future trouble.
What is Slick Savings?
Slick Savings is an adware that consists of an application and web browser extensions. These components are designed for tracing your web browsing and injecting links on websites that you visit. If you click on such links, then Slick Savings ads are displayed. It wastes your time, web traffic, and compromises your privacy since gathered information about your habits are often shared among promoters. Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings is quite straight, but other adware that might come with it is often difficult to remove without special tools.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
SpyHunter can protect your computer against various malware infections that are wide-spread today. 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.
Slick Savings Adware Removal ToolSlick Savings Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove Slick Savings and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to Slick Savings malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove Slick Savings Ads Manually
You need to uninstall all the Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with anti-malware and anti-virus software to make sure that other threats are found and removed.
Uninstall Slick Savings 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 "Slick Savings" 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 Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall Slick Savings on Windows XP
Uninstalling Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove Slick Savings from Chrome
Remove Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove Slick Savings from Firefox
Remove Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove Slick Savings from Internet Explorer
Remove Slick Savings 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 Slick Savings, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: Removing Slick Savings is not difficult. However, you can still have some problems if you get other bundled adware or malicious programs present. You also need to remove these threats to your security and privacy. Use free scanners that come with SpyHunter and Slick Savings Removal Tool for help or let these programs to take care of the problem.
Slick Savings Adware Components:
Remove Slick Savings entries from system registry:
SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\34A0D84B-CDDC-4EC4-AFDD-4F1DDE1D14E5
HKU\S-1-5-21-1801674531-413027322-2147225017-500\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Slick Savings: “”C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\Slick Savings\CouponsHelper.exe””
Delete Slick Savings files and folders:
C:\Documents and Settings\%USER_NAME%\Application Data\Slick Savings\Coupons.dll
C:\Documents and Settings\%USER_NAME%\Application Data\Slick Savings\Coupons64.dll
C:\Documents and Settings\%USER_NAME%\Application Data\Slick Savings\CouponsHelper.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\%USER_NAME%\Application Data\Slick Savings\coupons_2.4.crx
C:\Documents and Settings\%USER_NAME%\Application Data\Slick Savings\coupons_2.9.xpi
C:\Documents and Settings\%USER_NAME%\Application Data\Slick Savings\Uninstall.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\%USER_NAME%\Local Settings\Application Data\Slick Savings\coupons.crx
Remove Slick Savings Adware Infection Completely
Slick Savings adware might be bundled with similar and other dangerous programs used by cyber criminals. After you remove Slick Savings you need to run full anti-virus scan with your antivirus and then scan your system with anti-malware software like SpyHunter. This anti-malware software comes with a free scanner, and you can use scan results as a reference for manual malware removal, or opt for an automated one.
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