Slick Savings - How to remove?
What is Slick Savings?
Slick Savings is an adware program that can be installed to random computers together with other programs from the Internet. The application is responsible for displaying tons of ads with offers and discounts on the infected computer. Basically, it offers you checking some prices comparisons, for example, when you are visiting shopping websites like Amazon, Ebay and some others. The pop ups say to be brought by Slick Savings.
You may think that it is quite nice to get some discounts or offers while shopping. However, if you actually deal with Slick Saving, you will understand how annoying it is. The program will be displaying tons of pop ups every time you browse the Internet. If you click on these messages, it will redirect you to some websites which is really annoying and also you can get infected in case it reroutes you to some malicious ones.
Slick Saving not only advertises some websites, services and products, but it also collects information about your browsing habbits, search queries and websites you are visiting. This data can be very useful for marketing purposes, especially, displaying targeted advertisements in future. Slick Saving is not considered to be a virus, but it definitely contributes to posing to a risk of getting your computer infected with malware.
Remove Slick Saving as soon as you detect it on your PC as it will only bring many problems for you. Below we provide removal instructions that explain every step you have to do to eliminate this malicious program:
- 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 Slick Savings. 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 Slick Savings. 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 Slick Savings, 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 Slick Savings, 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 Slick Savings removal tools
Manual Slick Savings removal
Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Slick Savings, 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 Slick Savings infected files and get help in Slick Savings removal by using Spyhunter scanner.