ContentFinder.exe detected on your computer? Have trouble to remove such an annoying malware from your PC? Read more.
What is ContentFinder.exe?
ContentFinder.exe is regarded as a malware which can do harm to your computer. Once installed on the target computer, ContentFinder.exe may bring other unwanted or malicious program into the PC. Ads by ContentFinder.exe virus contains infectious objects, installs vicious toolbars or browser helper objects and other indistinct aims. ContentFinder.exe promotes ads by popups to create web traffic for its sponsored websites and gain revenue by displaying their third party products. Some ads by ContentFinder.exe contain trojan and keyloggers which can be used to steal sensitive data like passwords, credit card, bank account information etc.
Once installed on your computer, ContentFinder.exe can quickly integrate into your Web browsers including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. It trickily claims to take care of your shopping needs by collecting deals from all over the online shopping sites and then presenting them all in your web browsers. As a matter of fact, ContentFinder.exe manages to collect your browsing habits and other data. As it says, the collect certain information about users web usage and websites users have visited, some of the information would be shared with third party and used for advertising.
ContentFinder.exe is a totally free program and there is no download file on its homepage. Then where does it come? It is always packed with free ware and installed onto your system as additional offer during the installation process if you pay less attention but just choose Recommend Installation. This is the main reason that many unfamiliar programs show up on your control panel. ContentFinder.exe is not a virus technically but it floods millions of pop ups when you are surfing online. It is highly recommended to remove ContentFinder.exe from your computer immediately and completely. Follow the instruction to eliminate ContentFinder.exe.
Guide to Remove ContentFinder.exe Adware Completely
Step 1 Uninstall ContentFinder.exe from Your Computer (Windows 7/vista/8)
Option 1 Uninstall ContentFinder.exe Manually
Option 2 Uninstall ContentFinder.exe Automatically Using – Anvi Uninstaller
Step 2 Remove ContentFinder.exe Extensions from Your Browser (Chrome/FF/IE)
Option 1 Remove ContentFinder.exe Extensions Manually
Option 2 Remove ContentFinder.exe Extensions automatically using – Anvi Browser Repair Tool
Step 1 Uninstall ContentFinder.exe from Your Computer
Option 1 Uninstall ContentFinder.exe Manually
Uninstall ContentFinder.exe from Windows 7/Vista
1. Open the Start Menu and navigate to Control Panel.
2. Move the mouse pointer down to Uninstall a Program, and click it.
3. Find ContentFinder.exe, and then click Uninstall.
Uninstall ContentFinder.exe from Windows 8
1. Go to Start Menu, move the mouse pointer to Control Panel, and click it.
2. Enter programs and features in the search box, and then tap Programs and Features.
3. Tap ContentFinder.exe, and then click Uninstall.
Please Note: Uninstall any software you don’t want or any software downloaded without your permission.
Uninstall ContentFinder.exe Automatically Using – Anvi Uninstaller
Alternative way to automatically uninstall ContentFinder.exe by easily using – Anvi Uninstaller
Anvi Uninstaller is a handy tool to help users conveniently and efficiently uninstall unwanted programs. It delivers convenient safety and sliming fronted by an interface that showcases a few menus, including all programs, recently installed, large programs and system patches, for convenient look-up.
Please Note: Anvi Uninstaller is an FREE tool bundled with Cloud System Booster which can clean up system junk files, fix registry errors, repair browser problems, optimize your PC system to boost your PC Performance.
1. Firstly, FREE download Cloud System Booster at http://www.anvisoft.com/cloud-system-booster.html.
2. Run Cloud System Booster and click button >
Go to toolbox >
Download Anvi Uninstaller >
Run Anvi Uninstaller and uninstall ContentFinder.exe >
Step 2 Remove ContentFinder.exe Extensions from Your Browser
Remove ContentFinder.exe extensions from Google Chrome
Uninstall an extension to remove it completely from the Google Chrome browser. Extensions are extra features and functionality that can easily be added to Google Chrome. By using extensions, you can customize Google Chrome with features you like, while keeping your browser free of things that you don’t use. Unfortunately there are also extensions that are used to collect personal and internet behaviour from your computer for revenue. Make sure you delete all extensions from Google Chrome that you do not need, know or trust. Keep the extensions in Google Chrome clean for the best internet experience while using Google Chrome.
1. Click the Chrome Menu (on the browser toolbar) > Tools > Extensions >
Find ContentFinder.exe related add-ons and delete them.
2. Go to Chrome Menu >Settings > On startup >Set pages >
(1). Click on the X button to delete it and add a new URL, for example, www.google.com.
(2). Settings > Appearance > Change >
(3). Settings > Search > Manage search engines >
Remove ContentFinder.exe extensions from Mozilla Firefox
1. Click on the button at the top right corner to open Menu > Add-ons >
2. Select the ContentFinder.exe related extensions and click Disable or Remove button.
Remove ContentFinder.exe extensions from IE
1. Tap or click the Tools button, and then tap or click Manage add-ons.
2. Under show, tap or click all add-ons, and then select ContentFinder.exe and click Remove button.
Note : If the add-on can be deleted, you’ll see the Remove option. Tap Remove and then click Close. Otherwise click Disable button.
Using Anvi Browser Repair Tool to repair browsers
Anvi Browser Repair Tool is a free application designed to help users easily clear browser history and download history, caches, cookies, repair browser home page and search engine modified by malwares, fix registry errors, networking settings and many other problems may happened to your browsers. Anvi Browser Repair Tool is devoted into making you surfing online with a lighter and safer browser.
Please Note: Anvi Browser Repair Tool is bundled with Cloud System Booster too, steps refer to Anvi Uninstaller.
At the end of the instruction, We strongly recommend you to download Anvi AD Blocker to prevent your computer from future infections.
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