ViewPlay is an adware program for displaying ads in your Chrome, Internet Explorer, or Mozilla Firefox. It is not malicious but annoying waste of your time and web traffic. ViewPlay is defined as PUP (potentially unwanted program) and might be deceptively installed onto your computer with free programs from the Internet. If you want to remove ViewPlay and get rid of ads and deals in your web browser, then follow this guide and easily remove ViewPlay components installed as a program and web browser extensions.
You can remove ViewPlay either manually or with a help of security software that removes ViewPlay and other malicious programs. SpyHunter is a perfect ViewPlay removal tool. It offers reliable malware detection and protection against future malware infections or deceptively installed programs similar to ViewPlay.
What is ViewPlay?
ViewPlay is an adware developed by Super Web LLC for displaying ads in web browsers and making money out of users clicks. While it is not malicious, it compromises your privacy by tracing your web browsing history and wastes your web traffic. ViewPlay consists of the windows program that manages all the adware processes and web browser extensions installed into Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. This makes removing ViewPlay more complicated than removing other windows programs. It is better to be careful while installing free programs since inspecting setup wizards for bundled programs takes less of your time than ViewPlay removal.
Protection against deceptively installed adware:
If you want to avoid installing adware like ViewPlay, 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 you a lot of time needed for removing unwanted adware. Use SpyHunter for real time protection, reliable virus detection, and clean and safe removal.
ViewPlay Removal Tool
ViewPlay Removal Tool helps to remove ViewPlay and other adware programs quickly and safely. It comes with anti-spyware and online support that are free for a year. It helps to get professionally designed removal process and avoid errors that can hurt your computer. It helps to remove legitimate dangerous programs that are not blocked by your anti-virus. ViewPlay Removal Tool fixes you registry and removes malicious elements that belong to ViewPlay and other malicious programs detected by its scanner that employs full-featured anti-virus database.
Remove ViewPlay Manually
First, you need to uninstall ViewPlay using “Add/Remove programs” utility. Then you need to remove web browser add-on components that belong to ViewPlay adware.
Use the following guide for manual removal. Then scan your computer with anti-spyware program to make sure that hidden malware and spyware are also removed.
Uninstal ViewPlay 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 “ViewPlay” and other adware item, and click Remove. Look for other adware programs and uninstall them.
Remove ViewPlay from Internet Explorer
Remove ViewPlay add-ons 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 “ViewPlay” and other adware add-ons.
- Select this item and click Disable. Restart your browser.
Remove ViewPlay from Firefox
Remove ViewPlay 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 “ViewPlay” and other adware add-ons. Right-click it, and then click Remove button.
- Restart Firefox to complete the removal.
Remove ViewPlay from Chrome
Remove ViewPlay add-ons 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 “ViewPlay” and other adware add-ons.
- Restart your browser.
Note: This manual removal procedure is easy to follow, and ViewPlay should be gone by now. So, other adware, spyware, malware, and viruses might infect your computer. You either need to detect and manually remove them, or use security programs for automated malware detection and removal.
Remove ViewPlay Completely
ViewPlay adware might be spread in a bundle with other like programs and it might be also used by cyber criminals for spying on you and exploiting your computer as a bot for illegal internet scams. After you remove ViewPlay you need to run full anti-virus scan with an updated version of your antivirus and rescan your system with anti-spyware program like SpyHunter or one that comes with ViewPlay Removal Tool. Both anti-malware scanners are free, and you can always check is your computer infected or not.
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