SpeedCheckMe ads might suddenly appear in your web browsers after you install a free program, update, or just react on a pop-up prompt placed on a website. SpeedCheckMe is developed to checking the internet speed and displaying ads and deals in your Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer and generate profit paid to distributors of this adware by business partners. SpeedCheckMeSpeedCheckMe is often deceptively installed with free programs that you may download from the web. Such practice is called bundling, and SpeedCheckMe is just a one of adware programs that are installed this way.
If you want to remove SpeedCheckMe adware and get rid of ads in your web browsers, then you need to do some work for detecting and removing components that cause such activity. First, you need to remove SpeedCheckMe application installed as a Windows program. Then you need to remove SpeedCheckMe extension from your Chrome, SpeedCheckMe add-on from your Firefox, and SpeedCheckMe BHO (browser helper object from your Internet Explorer. The last thing is cleaning you browser cache, removing temporary internet files, and restarting your web browsers. Just follow the guide below for SpeedCheckMe adware removal, or use the offered removal tool that helps to remove SpeedCheckMe and other malicious programs automatically.
This removal guide will help you to remove SpeedCheckMe manually or use special security software designed for removing SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe ?
SpeedCheckMe is a program that promises to keep your internet speed under control, but a real purpose is advertising. You will watch more ads in your web browser if you use this adware. Such adware is often distributed and deceptively installed with free programs that you download. If you fail to notice and disable SpeedCheckMe before installing a free program, than SpeedCheckMe 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, SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe , then this guide is for you. It is easy to remove SpeedCheckMe 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 products like SpeedCheckMe , then you need to remember that adware programs are delivered with other free programs, set for automatic installation, and installed unless you disable such optional items. Pay attention to marked check boxes placed in setup wizard screens and disable additional software unless you know it. Always use “custom” installation instead of “typical”, or “normal” since these options might hide adware programs. Read EULA that might inform you about adware programs and terms of their use.
Protect your computer with programs like SpyHunter that can trace installation process, warn you on threats, and remove malware on your demand.
SpeedCheckMe Adware Removal ToolSpeedCheckMe Removal Tool is a part of SpyHunter that easily remove SpeedCheckMe and other malicious programs found on your computer. It detects all malicious elements and tracking cookies related to SpeedCheckMe malware. Free scanner shows you all the details and helps to delete SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe and other threats. It protects your security and privacy.
Remove SpeedCheckMe from Windows
You need to uninstall all the SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe .
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 SpeedCheckMe 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 "SpeedCheckMe " 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 SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe program. Then, click "Uninstall" button and confirm program removal.
Uninstall SpeedCheckMe on Windows XP
Uninstalling SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe program. Then, click "Remove" button.
Remove SpeedCheckMe from Chrome
Remove SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe extension and click on "Remove from Chrome" icon.
- Restart your browser.
Remove SpeedCheckMe from Firefox
Remove SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe add-on. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove SpeedCheckMe from Internet Explorer
Remove SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe, and then click Disable option.
- Restart your web browser.
Note: This manual removal procedure is easy, and SpeedCheckMe 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 SpeedCheckMe Adware Infection Completely
SpeedCheckMe adware might be spread in a bundle with other like programs, and some of these programs might be spread by cyber criminals as spyware and bots for illegal internet scams. After you remove SpeedCheckMe 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.