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How to remove PowerStrip (ads, banners, deals)

* What is PowerStrip

* Download WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool

* Remove PowerStrip manually

* Uninstall PowerStrip from Windows 10

* Uninstall PowerStrip from Windows 8/8.1

* Uninstall PowerStrip from Windows 7

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Threat indicator: MEDIUM

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Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

PowerStrip also uses characteristics of JavaScript to setup itself without buyer skills about it. PowerStrip at first meant hardware obligatory for spy targets. Customary, PowerStrip attacked system does not transmit the microbiosis to other computers. But this doesn't compel PowerStrip less malicious than viruses and its necessity to remove PowerStrip less urgent. Windows Registry feature that allows applications to be executed self-actingly when opening the system boots can be used by PowerStrip to cheat attempts to remove itself during the process of badware removal. PowerStrip commercial for pornography is represented without restrictions, so parents invariably ought to to setup anti virus tools to remove badware not to let their children see that. It's often when PowerStrip display advertisings.

PowerStrip intrusion method

PowerStrip installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (PowerStrip). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. PowerStrip copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is (*.*). Sometimes it creates new startup key with name PowerStrip and value (*.*). You can also find it in your processes list with name (*.*) or PowerStrip. Also, it can create folder with name PowerStrip under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation PowerStrip starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove PowerStrip immediately.

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How to remove PowerStrip manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with PowerStrip, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by PowerStrip.

To get rid of PowerStrip, you should:

1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

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Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:

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3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

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Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall PowerStrip related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for PowerStrip entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If PowerStrip won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool.

Windows 10

  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings

  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column

  • Find PowerStrip under in the list and click Uninstall button near it.

  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.

Windows 8/8.1

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate PowerStrip or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

Windows 7/Vista

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find PowerStrip

  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find PowerStrip related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like PowerStrip are very wide-spread, and unfortunatelly many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use SpyHunter, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like PowerStrip.

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