How to Remove GreatSave4u Adware (GreatSave4u Removal Guide)?

GreatSave4u comes into your computer without seeking any approval? GreatSave4u creates tons of coupons and deals, which promises to save your money and time? Actually, GreatSave4u is not as the same as it advertised. What is GreatSave4u? Read more.
 

What is GreatSave4u (GreatSave4u Adware Introduction)?

 
GreatSave4u promises to save money and help you find the items you love. However, GreatSave4u is actually classified as adware. GreatSave4u works as a browser extension or plugin for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox or Browser Helper Object for Internet Explorer. As a result, you always find GreatSave4u coupons on every browser when you go shopping online.
 
GreatSave4u discount coupons and deals are just fake advertising information. Once accessing, you can get nothing but advertisements. Third parties take advantages of GreatSave4u to distribute ads and gain traffic.
 
GreatSave4u
 
Not only so. The ads from GreatSave4u may endanger computer users. Some GreatSave4u ads are filled with sponsored links. In such case, GreatSave4u can make profits from each click on them. At the same time, GreatSave4u create traffic for its partners. Furthermore, GreatSave4u even causes malicious redirections. It is common that you are redirected to a strange website after you get infected with GreatSave4u. Cyber criminals may spread Trojans and rootkits through such malicious websites. After you enter in that site, horrible computer viruses can be automatically downloaded on your computer.
 
What’s more, these useless coupons and ads eat up system resources and results in slow computer and internet speed. In other words, you need to take more time to load a page. In some cases, your browsing is even ended up with browser crashes. Therefore, it is necessary for you to remove GreatSave4u from your computer as soon as you can.
 

Where does GreatSave4u come from?

 
Knowing the infection ways of GreatSave4u can help you avoid GreatSave4u and this kind of adware similar to GreatSave4u. Keep reading.
 
GreatSave4u usually comes packaged with freeware or shareware applications. In other words, GreatSave4u installs on your computer when you download and install free desired programs. So, you should always take caution about unfamiliar programs when you install a free program.
 
Some computer users report that GreatSave4u enters into their computers after clicking an email. As a matter of fact, that email belongs to spay emails which may contain malicious attachments and malicious websites.
 
Furthermore, hijacked website is also a hotbed for GreatSave4u. Once you access to those hijacked websites, the GreatSave4u can be automatically implanted into your computer.
 
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How to Remove GreatSave4u adware (GreatSave4u removal guide)?

 
STEP 1 Remove GreatSave4u adware from control panel
Option 1 Remove GreatSave4u adware from control panel manually
Option 2 Remove GreatSave4u adware from control panel using Anvi Uninstaller
 
STEP 2 Remove GreatSave4u adware related add-ons from browser
Option 1 Remove GreatSave4u adware related add-ons manually
Option 2 Remove GreatSave4u 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 GreatSave4u related extensions from browser, there are lots of caches and leftovers of GreatSave4u. GreatSave4u has a great chance of taking a comeback if these caches stay in your computer. To remove GreatSave4u completely from your computer, it is necessary to clean all leftovers and caches related to GreatSave4u.)
 

step 1

Remove GreatSave4u adware from control panel

 
Option 1 Remove GreatSave4u 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 GreatSave4u adware and other unknown programs.
 
Windows XP
Start>Settings>Control Panel>Add or Remove Programs>Programs and Features
Remove GreatSave4u and other unknown programs.
 
Windows 7/Vista
Start>Control Panel>Uninstall a program/Programs and Features
Uninstall GreatSave4u 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 GreatSave4u related 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 GreatSave4u related program.
 
Select GreatSave4u and other unknown programs, and click on Uninstall.
 

 

step 2

Remove GreatSave4u adware related add-ons from browser

 
Option 1 Remove GreatSave4u adware related add-ons manually
 
Google Chrome
 
Chrome  menu>Tools>Extensions.
 
Disable GreatSave4u related extensions.
 

 
Note: If you find that GreatSave4u 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 GreatSave4u related extensions.
 

 
Internet Explorer
 
Tools (gear icon for Windows XP users)> Manage add-ons>Toolbars and Extensions
 
Disable GreatSave4u related extensions and any other unknown add-ons.
 

 
Option 2 Remove GreatSave4u 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 v3.1 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 GreatSave4u 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 GreatSave4u 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 v3.1 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 v3.1 increases some new functions, such as Cloud Sync, Toolbar Manage, and GB File Remover.
 
1. Download and install Cloud System Booster.
 
download
 
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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