Safe Saver Virus - How To Remove?


Safe Saver virus is an adware that is distributes to computers together with other software. It can be added to Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome browsers. The program displays tons of ads on your computer while you are browsing the Internet, mainly when you are visiting stores online, like eBay, Amazon and some others. The messages contain different coupons with discounts, offers and recommendations. While it can be quite useful especially when you are shopping, Safe Saver virus is very annoying and it can also increase a risk of your computer getting infected.

If you click on these ads, you will be rerouted to some unknown sponsored websites that you have never seen before. This way the program increases traffic for these pages and promotes more products or services. Although Safe Saver is not a virus itself, it can redirect you to malicious websites where you can get serious threats to infiltrated into your computer.

As already mentioned, Safe Saver virus is installed to computers bundled with other programs. So if you want to avoid adding it, you should be more careful about what you are installing to your PC. Always follow installation steps and make sure to deselect all options offering to install unknown programs. If you are already receiving these ads, remove Safe Saver virus from your system once you detect it on your computer. Below we provide steps how to do it:

  1. Scan your computer using antimalware program that removes adware and browser hijackers. We recommend using Spyhunter.
  2. Go to Control Panel -> Add and Remove Programs -> Check if there are any unfamiliar applications related to Safe Saver Virus. If you see any, remove them. It is also recommended to remove any other applications installed on the same day.
  3. Remove the toolbar from all of Internet browsers:
    • For Internet Explorer: Go to “Tools” (or gear icon in Internet Explorer 9), -> “Manage Add-ons”. Look for Safe Saver Virus and disable it.
    • 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 Safe Saver Virus, click on a trash can icon next to them.
    • For Mozilla Firefox: Go to “Tools” -> “Add-ons” -> “Extensions”. If you see any extensions related to Safe Saver Virus, disable them.
  4. Check if your home page and default search engine are changed to the one you always used. If you see any unfamiliar address, replace it with your own, e.g.

Automatic Safe Saver Virus removal tools

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Manual removal


Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Safe Saver Virus, 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 Reimage or other tools found on


Safe Saver Virus screenshots


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July 12, 2013 08:11, August 3, 2013 14:34

2 thoughts on “Safe Saver Virus

  1. Hello,

    Who the hell is this Safe Saver and are they the same as Safe Search? Do you know how can I obtain an email address for these companies?

    Do you know is there a Law to stop this kind of ad virus?

  2. James : Generally, they will claim that you confirmed the installation or that it is someones else doing. The best way to prevent them is having decent antivirus that detects such things before install, and even then it is though.

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