How to remove Lights Off (ads, banners, deals)
Name of the threat:Lights Off
Command or file name:Lights off!-bho.dll
Affected OS:Win32/Win64 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)
Affected browsers:Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari
Lights Off - is a simple browser extension, which is developed by Coffee and Comfort Apps LLC. It can be built into many known browsers, like Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox. It claims to improve browser's video player. But it is classified as adware, because of displaying various advertisements (pop-ups, banners, videos).Those advertisements redirect user to malicious websites. It is highly recommended to eliminate Lights Off from PC.
Lights Off intrusion method
Lights Off installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Lights Off). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Lights Off copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is Lights off!-bho.dll. Then it creates new startup key with name Lights Off and value Lights off!-bho.dll. You can also find it in your processes list with name Lights off!-bho.dll or Lights Off. Also, it can create folder with name Lights Off under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. If you have further questions about Lights Off, please ask below. You can use programs to remove Lights Off from your browsers below.
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This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Lights Off, removing it from startup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Lights Off.
To get rid of Lights Off, you should:
1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:
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:
3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:
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 Lights Off related programs from Control Panel
We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Lights Off 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 Lights Off 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.
Remove Lights Off related extensions from your browsers
Lights Off in some cases can be accompanied with browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option Toolbar Remover under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to Lights Off. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with Removal Tool or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:
Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective Lights Off removal use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool.
Protect computer and browsers from infection
Adware threats like Lights Off are very widespread and, unfortunately, many anti-virus programs fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any anti-virus programs and creates additional shield against threats like Lights Off.