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How to remove Price Scanner adware

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Post Wed Feb 26, 2014 7:39 am

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What is Price Scanner

Price Scanner is an adware that attacks your computers and brings annoyance to your PC. It bundled with third party programs and gets install in your computer when you install other programs. Besides, Price Scanner can distribute via unsafe websites and spam E-mails. When it sneaks into your computer, most antivirus fails to detect it, so it can continue to carrying out its nasty jobs. First, Price Scanner be used to display a variety of ads in your computer. You can see ads everywhere. When you open your browser or open a new tab, you can see ads there. If you visit those shopping sites, there probably more ads, promotions and other information about products. When you click them, you will be redirected to those dangerous sites where your purchases are not guaranteed, or may a fraud sites. In addition, Price Scanner can be used to download malicious stuff to your computer. When you open somewhere in your system drive,you will see quite a lot of junk files there. Price Scanner should also be responsible for changing registry editor and other parts of your system. To stay deeper in your computer, it has to make change to those kernel part. So when you are going to remove Price Scanner, you should at least reset them. Since antiviruses could not remove, then it is suggested that yous should remove it manually. If you have any difficulty during the removal process, you can contact our 24/7 online experts for tech support.

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How to remove Price Scanner--removal guide

1: Uninstall Message Viewer toolbar from Control Panel:
Click : Start-> Control Panel->Program->Uninstall a Program.Then find Price Scanner and right click it to uninstall it.

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2: Remove Price Scanner from your browsers:
First,click Tools and select Manage add-ons. On the Toolbars and Extensions tab, look for unwanted add-on and remove it .Click on Search providers, remove the Message Viewer Search from the list.

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Then, go to Tools> Options> General . Type in the homepage with a desired one and click ok.

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3: Clean all junk files int the system.
%temp%
%appdata%

4: Delete registry.
press Win(the key between Ctrl+Alt) + R and then type regedit to enter registry.

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Go to the following regsitry values and then delete following regsitry values.
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "{random}.exe"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

step 5: restart your computer.

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