How to uninstall Shop with Boost add-on

Greetings. This time we will speak about browser Boost add-on.

The main page of this adware is shopwithboost.com. Also, it can take different names like Shop With Boost, ShopWithBoost, etc. You could get this ad with other free installations. This programs try to show advertising materials in users browsers and computer's desktop. Usually such materials are irritating. Boost infects the follow browsers: Mozilla Firefox, Internet explorer, Opera, Safari browser, Google Chrome.

shop with boost

 

If you don't want install it, try to find a tick with text like “Also install”, “Make... A default page in your browser” etc.

Generally to remove ads, it's enough to remove appropriate browser extensions. Follow these instructions to uninstall Shop With Boost from browsers.

 

How to remove Boost from browsers.

 

Removing Boost from Internet Explorer.

Disable add-on: Tools -> Manage add-ons -> Remove Boost

Change homepage: Tools -> Internet Options -> General -> Home page -> Put “about:blank”

To change new tab: Tools -> Internet Options -> General ->Tabs

 

Removing Boost from Google Chrome.

Remove add-on: Customize and Control Google Chrome -> Tools -> Extensions -> Remove Boost

Change homepage: Customize and Control Google Chrome -> Settings -> On startup->Set pages-> Put “about:blank”

 

Removing Boost from Firefox.

Delete add-on: Tools -> Add-ons -> Remove Boost

Homepage: Tools -> Options -> General -> Put “about:blank” into homepage field

To change new tab:

  • put “about:config” into address bar;
  • confirm the suggestion;
  • search for “browser.newtab.url”;
  • reset this field (right-click and choose reset).

 

But sometimes you have to do more steps. For example it can be necessary to clean up register, delete program's folders and files manually and even do all this using Windows safe-mode.

 

To remove Boost in automatic mode use Spyhunter.

 

To delete Boost manually  you need do the following:

 

1. Uninstall program from Control Panel;

 

2. Remove folders

  • C:\Program Files\Boost

 

3. Clean up the following register branches:

  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\Boost.DLL
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\{38A066B0-DD5F-4226-AC4F-6A27C1BFB892}HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Boost.BoostBho
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Boost.BoostBho.1
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{FD6D90C0-E6EE-4BC6-B9F7-9ED319698007}
  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Boost
  • HKU\S-1-5-21-4166692921-2538036398-54097040-1000\Software\AppDataLow\Software\Boost

 

If the information above didn't help you to remove Boost, you can follow video instructions below:

 

 

Good luck. An we hope your computer and browser are clean now.

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