Pop-up ads from GrooveDock keep appearing on your web browser when surf online? Want to eliminate the pop-up ads completely? This article contains step-to-step on how to remove GrooveDock pop up ads. Please read more.
GrooveDock is a browser add-on that can work in Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Firefox. It is designed to help you save everything you make a purchase online. With GrooveDock, available coupons and compared search result are shown to you right as you browse in forms of text box. See image below:
GrooveDock is an ad-supported program, after gets installed on your computer, you will see seeing in-text, pop-up, banner and coupon ads when you browsing online. GrooveDock toolbar can be downloaded and installed via its official website, but it is often promoted via free downloads, especially video player and download manager program.
GrooveDock is not malicious related, but due to their stealthy behavior such as installing itself automatically on your web browser without obvious notification, people rank in low acceptance of this software. However, it is not safe either, technically speaking, it is classified as unwanted application, namely adware. If you experience GrooveDock pop-up deals and ads on your web browser, you are highly encouraged to remove it as soon as possible.
How to Get Rid of GrooveDock Pop-up Ads? (Adware Removal Instruction)
Quick Removal Guide outlined:
Step 1 > Uninstall GrooveDock pop-up from your Windows Control Panel.
Step 2 > Remove GrooveDock Toolbar plug-in, toolbar, add-on, extension from IE/Firefox.
Step 3 > Protect your privacy and clean leftover of GrooveDock adware using Cloud System Booster.
To get rid of GrooveDock adware from your web browser, please follow instruction below. Should you have any problem, please leave a reply below. We will try our best to reply you as soon as possible.
• For Windows 8, open the Start screen, type Uninstall and then go to Settings. In the search results, go to Uninstall a program.
• For Windows 7 and Vista, open the Start menu and navigate to Control Panel>Programs>Uninstall a Program
• For Windows XP, open the Start menu and navigate to Control Panel>Add or Remove Programs
Select GrooveDock from the listed program and then click uninstall.
Alternatively, uninstall GrooveDock with Anvi Uninstaller
1. Download and install Cloud System Booster which provides you free tool Anvi Uninstaller.
2. Open the program and click Toolbox > Download Anvi Uninstall and then run it.
3. Search for items GrooveDock and click Uninstall. You are highly encouraged to check program in “Recently Installed” list and remove any suspicious programs.
Remove GrooveDock from Internet Explorer:
Open Internet Explorer, Go to Tools> Manage Add-ons >>select Toolbars and Extensions, disable the GrooveDock toolbar related extensions and any other unknown add-ons.
Remove GrooveDock from Firefox:
Open Mozilla Firefox. Go to Tools → Add-ons. Select Extensions. Choose GrooveDock toolbar Click on Disable or Remove button to remove it.
Remove GrooveDock from Google Chrome:
Open Google Chrome, click on Chrome menu button. Go to Tools → Extensions, select GrooveDock toolbar and click trashcan icon to remove it.
Alternatively, scanning and removing malicious toolbar by Anvi Slim Toolbar
The Anvi Slim Toolbar included in Cloud System Booster will scan and remove malicious toolbar installed without your content on your web browsers that include Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Firefox.
Cloud System Booster Pro version
To remove the malicious toolbar or extension which may cause the GrooveDock pop-up problem, please open the Cloud System Booster, click on the up-pointing arrow and go to Cloud System Booster drop-down page, clicking on the slim toolbar and then the program will scan automatically the toolbars installed on IE/FF/Chrome.
After the scan, please remove the detected malicious toolbar; please make sure to remove the same toolbar installed on your other web browser.
After you removed GrooveDock manually, you are still highly encouraged to use Cloud System Booster to clean any possible invalid and junk files to prevent the annoying unwanted toolbar come back again.
To use Cloud System Booster, please click on the blue “Quick Care” button, it will search and find out all kinds of junks. Once the scan completes, there will come out a result screen, please click Clear button there to remove these junk files, malicious registry entries, etc to make sure the computer system is clean.