Savings Slider - How to remove?
What is Savings Slider?
Savings Slider is an adware program that usually infiltrates into a computer system via free software. The program claims to be a great solution to save money. It displays various offers and coupons when your are shopping online. Some may find it useful however many of computer users find it a very annoying application that only interferes with your work online and has none of useful functions.
Saving Slider might be added to Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. It may be bundled to many free applications that you download from the Internet. When you are installing such a program from the Internet, you should always follow every step of the installation attentively and read the text displayed for you. This way you will be able to refuse installing programs like Saving Slider by deselecting an option to download them. Please note, additional tools are usually marked to be installed by default therefore is you miss removing the check box, the programs will be installed automatically.
Once inside, the adware starts displaying various ads that are said to be brought by Savings Slider. The worst part is that some of these ads can redirect you to compromised websites. Subsequently your computer might get infected with more serious threats like Trojans or ransomware. Even if you avoid clicking on them, it is very annoying to have your work constantly interrupted by popups. Security experts also claim that Saving Slider can drop various cookies to your system that are known to spy on your online activities. This violates your privacy. For all of the above reasons you are recommended to remove Savings Slider if you detected it on your computer. You should also take all means to prevent this program to ever get into your system again.
Follow the steps below to uninstall Savings Slider from your computer and fix your browser settings:
- Scan your computer using antimalware program that removes adware and browser hijackers, for example, Spyhunter.
- Go to Control Panel -> Add and Remove Programs -> Check is there are any unfamiliar applications related to Savings Slider. If you see any, remove them. It is also recommended to remove any other applications installed on the same day.
- Remove the toolbar from all of Internet browsers:
- o For Internet Explorer: Go to “Tools” (or gear icon in Internet Explorer 9), -> “Manage Add-ons”. Search for Savings Slider. If you find any entries, disable them.
- o For Google Chrome: Click on the wrench or bars icon on the top right of the screen; go to “Tools”-> “Extensions”. If you see any extensions related to Savings Slider, click on a trash can icon next to them.
- o For Mozilla Firefox: Go to “Tools” -> “Add-ons” ->; “Extensions”. If you see any extensions related to Savings Slider, disable them.
- Check if your home page and default search engine are changed to the one you always used. If you see any unfamiliar addresses, replace it with your own, e.g. google.com.
Automatic Savings Slider removal tools
Manual Savings Slider removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Savings Slider, such activity can permanently damage your system if any mistakes are made in the process, as advanced spyware parasites are able to automatically repair themselves if not completely removed. Thus, manual spyware removal is recommended for experienced users only, such as IT specialists or highly qualified system administrators. For other users, we recommend using Spyhunter or other tools found on 2-viruses.com.
It is impossible to list all file names and locations of modern parasites. You can identify remaining parasites, other Savings Slider infected files and get help in Savings Slider removal by using Spyhunter scanner.