How to Remove Ads by Price Companion (Adware Removal Guide)?

Ads by Price Companion appear on your computer screen? Want to stop annoying popup ads but can’t find an effective way? As a matter of fact, these annoying popup ads come from Price Companion. Therefore, if you want to completely remove Price Companion, you need to remove Price Companion at first. Then, how to remove Price Companion? This article provides you a step-to-step instruction on removing Price Companion. Read more.
 

What is Price Companion (Adware Description)?

 
As mentioned above, the basic method to stop popup ads is to remove Price Companion at first. What is Price Companion? Where does it come from? Actually, Price Companion is a browser extension or add-on for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome or a Browser Helper Object for Internet Explorer. That is to say, Price Companion is able to invade to almost all popular browsers installed on the infected computer.
 
Once infected, you will be always interrupted by unstoppable popup ads when browsing websites. If you go shopping online, Price Companion promises you to save money and time by providing you lot of coupons and deals. However, these coupons are just fake advertising information, which are responsible for attracting your attention and inducing you to click the links.
 
Price Companion
 
Why does Price Companion expect you to click its popup links? In reality, Price Companion makes money from your clicking on popup ads for some ads are filled with sponsored links. At the same time, Price Companion creates better traffic on these sites.
 
Moreover, Price Companion has the ability of causing redirection. To serve for its partners, Price Companion is able to redirect you to strange websites some of which are malicious websites. If you are redirected to malicious websites, Trojans and rootkits contained in those websites can be automatically dropped on your computer.
 

 
With the passage of time, useless advertisements eat up your system resources and result in slow computer performance. In addition, you may take more time to load a page for junk ads eat up the internet resources and drags the internet speed. In some cases, your browsing activities end with browser crashes. All of these troubles are caused by Price Companion. The longer the Price Companion stays in your computer, the more dangerous your computer is.
 
In summary, to ensure your computer security, you are highly advised to remove Price Companion immediately and completely.
 

How to Remove Ads by Price Companion (Adware Removal Guide)?

 
STEP 1 Remove Price Companion adware from control panel
Option 1 Remove Price Companion adware from control panel manually
Option 2 Remove Price Companion adware from control panel using Anvi Uninstaller
 
STEP 2 Remove Price Companion adware related add-ons from browser
Option 1 Remove Price Companion adware related add-ons manually
Option 2 Remove Price Companion adware related add-ons using Cloud System Booster (Pro version)
 
STEP 3 Cleaning residing files, invalid registry entries and junk files using Cloud System Booster
 
(Important Step: After removing Price Companion related extensions from browser, there are lots of caches and leftovers of Price Companion. Price Companion has a great chance of taking a comeback if these caches stay in your computer. To remove Price Companion completely from your computer, it is necessary to clean all leftovers and caches related to Price Companion.)
 

step 1

Remove Price Companion adware from control panel

 
Option 1 Remove Price Companion adware from control panel manually
 
Windows 8
Move mouse cursor to the bottom right corner of the screen.
Charms bar>Settings>Control Panel>Uninstall a program
Remove Price Companion adware and other unknown programs.
 
Windows XP
Start>Settings>Control Panel>Add or Remove Programs>Programs and Features
Remove Price Companion and other unknown programs.
 
Windows 7/Vista
Start>Control Panel>Uninstall a program/Programs and Features
Uninstall Price Companion and other unknown programs.
 

 
You can make full use of Anvi Uninstaller-a small free tool Anvi Uninstaller that is also available in Cloud System Booster’s Toolbox to find and remove Price Companionrelated program easily and quickly.
 
Anvi Uninstaller can help you find the programs installed on your computer conveniently and quickly. Through Anvi Uninstaller, users can quickly scan the recently installed programs and uninstall the unwanted programs conveniently as well as the registries related to the unwanted programs.
 
1 Download and install Anvi Uninstaller
 
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2 Scan out the installed programs.
 
Find and remove Price Companion related program.
 
Select the Price Companion and other unknown programs, and click on Uninstall.
 

 

step 2

Remove Price Companion adware related add-ons from browser

 
Option 1 Remove Price Companion adware related add-ons manually
 
Google Chrome
 
Chrome  menu>Tools>Extensions.
 
Disable Price Companion related extensions.
 

 
Note: If you find that Price Companion extension is managed in Google Chrome and can’t be disabled (shown as above picture), follow the article How to Remove Managed Extensions (Google Chrome).
 
Mozilla Firefox
 
Firefox (tools)>add-ons>Extensions
Disable or remove Price Companion related extensions.
 

 
Internet Explorer
 
Tools (gear icon for Windows XP users)> Manage add-ons>Toolbars and Extensions
 
Disable Price Companion related extensions and any other unknown add-ons.
 

 
Option 2 Remove Price Companion adware related add-ons using Cloud System Booster (Pro version)
 
You may be attacked by adware easily and then annoyed by popup ads every day when you surf online. Usually, an adware always creates browser extensions or toolbars in your browser. For that, Cloud System Booster v3.0 combined with a toolbar manager is developed by Anvisoft team to help computer users scan and remove malicious browser extensions and toolbars more quickly and effectively by one-click. Computer users may not recognize malicious toolbars in their computers. Don’t worry. Cloud System Booster can remind the malicious toolbars present in your computer and help you fix the malicious toolbars.
 
1 Buy and install Cloud System Booster
 
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2 Launch the Cloud System Booster and click on arrow button at the bottom right corner, select Slim Toolbar and click Scan.
 

 
3 Select Price Companion related extensions on the browsers including IE, Firefox and Chrome and hit Remove.
 

 

step 3

Cleaning residing files, invalid registry entries and junk files using Cloud System Booster

 
After removing Price Companion extensions, there are invalid registry entries as well as any leftovers left in the computer. These junks files will slow down the computer, leave hide danger in your computer or revive the adware. It is highly recommended that you get rid of the junks files using Cloud System Booster—a computer cleaner initially designed to clean and optimize your computer by throwing out junk data on disk, registry, and more unneeded Windows files.
 
Cloud System Booster v3.0 is a new version of Cloud System Booster developed by Anvisoft team. Asides from keeping original features of cleaning and optimizing computer by throwing out junk data on disk, registry, and more unneeded Windows files, Cloud System Booster v3.0 increases some new functions, such as Cloud Sync, Toolbar Manage, and GB File Remover.
 
1. Download and install Cloud System Booster.
 
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2. Run the Cloud System Booster.
 
Click on the Quick Scare button on the main screen to run a full scan, and hit Clear button to remove these junk files, malicious registry entries, etc.
 

 

Tips for blocking pop up ads and malicious websites

 
Popup ads are very common on the internet. But you may never know how harmful the adware is until such time that it takes control of your PC. The adware may collect your privacy information and deliver it to third parties, which may cause monetary loss. So, we highly recommend you block these popup ads using Anvi AD Blocker.
 
Anvi AD Blocker is a popup ads blocking software preventing spyware from infecting computers. The blocker can effectively blocks malicious advertisements and fishing websites. It is matched with antivirus software to protect computers from viruses in real time.
 
Anvi AD Blocker is included in Anvi Smart Defender installer. If you have installed it together with Anvi AD Blocker, please start it. Click MORE on top right of its main screen and then select Settings->Select Black List->click Add URL into the input window->Click OK to save the change.
 

 
Recommend for Slow PC
 
 
 
 
Over time and registry junked-up, computer becomes slower and slower. When systematic natural resources are gobbled up gradually, computer users need to clean the junk files so as to keep their computers running at optimum performance.
 
Anvi Ultimate Defrag newly developed by Anvisoft team is designed to integrate four common functions of repairing disk errors, cleaning up junk files, defragging and optimizing the hard disk drive volumes. It is light to install and efficient to defrag. Optimizing your computer, Anvi Ultimate Defrag helps your PC run faster.
 
Anvi Ultimate Defrag: http://www.anvisoft.com/ultimate-defrag.html

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