What is ScreenGlaze?
ScreenGlaze is a new program detected recently that bundled with another downloads. It installs BHO (browser helper object) on your Internet Explorer and extension or add-ons on your Google Chrome or Firefox browser. ScreenGlaze is a free desktop application that becomes your default screen saver, transforming your idle screen into a dynamic photo collection enhanced with a powerful search box.
Please notice, we mention ScreenGlaze here is not a virus or malware, but due to the fact that many people complain about its stealthy behavior as installing itself without noticing the user about such operation. So we could probably classify ScreenGlaze as PUP (Potentially unwanted program).
Below is a screenshot of ScreenGlaze from its official site:
ScreenGlaze browser extension is compatible with Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, most users consider it as malicious because ScreenGlaze PUP is often bundled with freeware installation and a rushed installation. Without checking carefully each step may bring you potentially unwanted program like ScreenGlaze. Things happen like this, when you download a freeware and intend to install it, you usually have to face two choices: custom installation or default installation. Most people don’t want to bother a custom set up, yet, when they choose to make a default setting, such adware, or other additional unwanted add-ons will be installed on PC.
Therefore, we highly recommend you to remove ScreenGlaze from your computer. This step-by-step removal instruction will tell you how to do it. Read more and follow the removal guide to clean up your computer. Should you have any other question, please feel free to leave a reply, we’ll answer your question as soon as possible.
How to Remove ScreenGlaze Pop-up Ads and Deals from Your Web Browser?
This ScreenGlaze problem can be fixed easily by uninstalling the unwanted toolbar and extension from your computer and web browser. For detail information, please check below. Should you have any problem, please leave a reply and we will try our best to help you.
Step 1> Uninstall unwanted program that support the ScreenGlaze pop-up virus from your windows control panel.
• 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 then Programs and then Uninstall a Program
• For Windows XP, open the Start menu and navigate to Control Panel then Add or Remove Programs.
In the Uninstall a program or Add or Removal Program page, please search the potentially unwanted program ScreenGlaze, select it, and then click to remove.
Alternatively, uninstall unneeded program by using Anvi Uninstaller
1. Download and install Cloud System Booster which provides you fee tool Anvi Uninstaller.
2. Open the program and click Toolbox > Download Anvi Uninstall and then run it.
3. Search for items unneeded and click Uninstall. You are highly encouraged to check program in “Recently Installed” list and remove any suspicious programs.
Step 2 > Remove ScreenGlaze toolbar or extension.
* For Internet Explorer Users:
Open Internet Explorer, Go to Tools> Manage Add-ons >>select Toolbars and Extensions, disable the malicious and any other unknown add-ons.
* For Google Chrome Users:
Open Google Chrome, click on Chrome menu button. Go to Tools → Extensions, select unwanted extension and click trashcan icon to remove it.
* For Firefox Users:
Open Mozilla Firefox. Go to Tools → Add-ons. Select Extensions. Choose unwanted toolbar and Click on Disable or Remove button to remove it.
Alternatively, repair your browser problem with Anvi Browser Repair Tool
The Anvi Browser Repair Tool included in Cloud System Booster can repair your browser problem easily and quickly with one-click solution. It can apply to the most common web browsers that include Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Firefox.
Anvi Browser Repair Tool
To remove the malicious toolbar or extension which may cause the ScreenGlaze pop-up problem, please open the Cloud System Booster, click on the up-pointing arrow and go to Cloud System Booster drop-down page, download the Anvi Browser Repair Tool.
After that, please run it, and then click on the Repair button which will scan and remove the unwanted malicious toolbar from your web browser.
Need to know more about the free tool provided in Cloud System Booster, please visit http://www.anvisoft.com/browser-repair-tool.html