How to remove PriceKeaper add-on

Salute, in this item I says about PriceKeaper.
I try to give you information how it infected computer, what is it and how to delete it .
We will say about deleting in automatic mode and manually removing with cleaning browser's settings, registry keys, folders and files.

PriceKeaper

 

Deleting in automatic mode


PriceKeaper can be removed using special antimalware programs. I can recommend Spyhunter. It scans user's computer without payment. If you want, you can buy it after scanning.

 

PriceKeaper removal

How it infects PC


Ordinarily, PriceKeaper installs PC using other  installations, also, computer can be infected by 'downloaders'. If you don't want install PriceKeaper, try to find a mark with text like “Make... A default page in your browser”, "Our partners decision", “Also install”.
The virus has a site 'pricekeaper.info', if anyone wants to install it.

What is PriceKeaper


It's not difficult to understand what virus installs on your PC. It shows pop up ads in browser, opens new pages with online games or other ads. Often, PriceKeaper changes browser settings: homepage, default search engine. PriceKeaper infects the follow browsers: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet explorer.
Sadly, but sometimes it not enough to remove  browser extensions. User needs to delete all files, folders and registry keys.

Manually removal.


1. Uninstall virus from Control Panel (Control Panel  - Uninstall a program - Uninstall XXX)

2. Uninstall next folders

  • C:\Program Files\PriceKeaper

3. Remove registry keys

  • HKLM\SOFTWARE\PriceKeaper


How to get rid of PriceKeaper from browsers.

 

  Removing PriceKeaper from Google Chrome.


Remove add-on: Customize and Control Google Chrome - Tools - Extensions - Remove PriceKeaper
Change homepage: Customize and Control Google Chrome - Settings - On startup-Set pages- Put “about:blank”


  Removing PriceKeaper from Firefox.


Delete add-on: Tools - Add-ons - Remove PriceKeaper
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).

 

  Removing PriceKeaper from Internet Explorer.

 

Disable add-on: Tools - Manage add-ons - Remove PriceKeaper
Change homepage: Tools - Internet Options - General - Home page - Put “about:blank”
To change new tab: Tools - Internet Options - General -Tabs

 

Good luck. I hope your browser is clean now

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