Remove Easycomputer-installer.info

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How Easycomputerinstaller.info Works

Easycomputerinstaller.info is an adware, and as such needs to be removed. It works by tricking you into thinking that legitimate programs are updating, and of course such programs may actually be doing that. But it’s best to get rid of Easycomputerinstaller.info before you believe them. Here are the usual tricks this virus employs:

EasyComputerInstaller-info-virus

Suddenly, out of nowhere, while you are browsing a pop-up tells you that Java, FLV, Flash Player or even your browser is updating. Everything looks legitimate at this point, but unfortunately, it isn’t. Easycomputerinstaller.info is a malicious program whose only goal is to make you install what it recommends. Said propositions, however, are fake. What they do is infect your computer with a variety of different programs that are not even “potentially”, but outright unwanted, and display ads while you browse. If you make the mistake of starting to click the ads, you may get infected with even more malicious malware than just from the updates. And you would of course, have to later remove them as well.

This makes the Easycomputerinstaller.info pop-up an extremely risky pest that needs to be exterminated at once.

How Easycomputerinstaller.info Entered My Computer

Easycomputerinstaller.info is a typical adware you should remove, in the sense that it goes through your PC’s front door with other programs. The most likely places to get this virus are websites like Cnet of Softonic that offer free software marketed as gadgets, download managers or optimization for you computer. Ironically, after Easycomputerinstaller.info comes aboard and starts filling your PC with crap, your system will be slowed down – the exact opposite of what was likely your aim.

It is my personal belief that free software from such sites carries more risk than benefits. I don’t want to impose my beliefs on you, but I hope you take my point into consideration. Other than that, to prevent getting more viruses like this one, make sure to always choose Custom Install during the free programs’ boot. Watch and read everything at each step – sometimes the installers tell you they will install other programs that come bundled with them. In such cases you should have the option of not agreeing to install the additional piece (which is probably something you’d later want to remove, like Easycomputerinstaller.info). If you do not have a checkbox with the option to refuse, then cancel the setup immediately. It’s just not worth the possible problems.

How To Remove Easycomputerinstaller.info

The following is a step by step guide on how to remove Easycomputerinstaller.info first from your PC, then from your browsers.

STEP 1: Removing Easycomputerinstaller.info From Your PC

Substep 1. 

 For Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 Users:

First, click the Start button (the windows key) —–>Control Panel —–> Programs and Features or (for Windows XP) Add/Remove Programs.windows seven control panel

 

Proceed to Substep 2.

 For Windows 8 users:First, right click down on the left side of your screen. The Quick Access Menu should appear —–> Control Panel —–> Uninstall a Program. Proceed to Substep 2.

windows 8 control panel start

For Mac (OS X) Users:

Click Go at the top left —–> Applications.

Proceed to Substep 2.

Substep 2.

CHECK HERE FIRST! For all Users:

Here is a list of most of the possible malware Easycomputerinstaller.info can get on your computer. Take this as a reference on what to remove and proceed to your respective guide:

  • New Player
  • HD-V2.2
  • MediaVideosPlayers
  • CheckMeUp
  • Browsers_Apps_Pro
  • HostSecurePlugin
  • Save Pass
  • HQualityPro-1.6
  • Desktop Temperature Monitor
  • Sm23mS, Salus
  • Word Proser
  • Network System
  • Save Daily Deals
  • Driver SS8

For all Windows Users:

Look for a program called Easycomputerinstaller.info and click Uninstall.

Sometimes the virus will operate under a different name. If you can not find it as Easycomputerinstaller.info, click on the column titled Installed On. This will arrange programs by their installation date. Look for all recently added programs that seem suspicious and click Uninstall on them.

Uninstall all of these you find. You are not done, however. Proceed to STEP 2.

For Mac (OS X) Users:

Find a program called Easycomputerinstaller.info, then right click on it and select Move to Trash.

If you can not find such a program, click the Date Modified column, and look for recent additions of programs you don’t know about. Right click on each of them—–> Move to Trash.

Here is a list of possible malware Easycomputerinstaller.info can get on your computer:

Proceed to STEP 2.

STEP 2: Removing Easycomputerinstaller.info from your browser(s)

CHECK HERE FIRST! For all Users:

Here is a list of possible toolbars and extensions Easycomputerinstaller.info may attempt to install on your computer. You should proceed to your browser’s respective guide and take this list as a reference on what to remove:

  • Sweet-Page Toolbar
  • CouponBuddy
  • Delta Toolbar
  • EnhanceTronic
  • Trovi Search
  • WebCake

For Internet Explorer Users:

Open the browser, then click on the small Gear icon on the top right —–> Manage Add-ons

.internet explorer manage add-ons

Once there, you should look for Easycomputerinstaller.info or any other extension or plugin you feel may be unsafe. Click Disable on it/them.

If for some reason. you Home Page was changed from the one you prefer (viruses, especially adware, tend to do that) click on the Gear icon —–> Internet Options. From there you just edit the URL box, dispose of the unwanted link, and put in your homepage of choice, then click Apply.

.internet explorer internet options

Warning! There is a step 3, but you should proceed with it ONLY IF your efforts up until now failed to remove Easycomputerinstaller.info

For Mozilla Firefox Users:

Open the browser, click on the Menu icon on the top right (three lines) —–> Add-ons.

.mozilla firefox add-ons

Then you just click Extensions.

mozilla firefox extensions

Here you should find Easycomputerinstaller.info or anything you think may be a virus, then click Remove.

Warning! There is a step 3, but you should proceed with it ONLY IF your efforts up until now failed to remove Easycomputerinstaller.info

For Google Chrome Users:

Enter the browser. At the top right click on the Menu icon —–>Tools —–> Extensions.

google chrome extensions

Once in Extensions, find Easycomputerinstaller.info and anything you believe may be dangerous, and click the little Trash icon on the right.

google chrome extensions 2

You are almost done! Now click on the Menu icon on top for a second time, and go to Settings. In Settings, find the Search section (the fourth one from top), then click Manage Search Engines. In there you should remove any search sites you do not use.

google chrome settings

Warning! There is a step 3, but you should proceed with it ONLY IF your efforts up until now failed to remove Easycomputerinstaller.info

For Safari Users:

Open Safari, and click the Safari button on the top left —–>Preferences —–> Extensions

Find Easycomputerinstaller.info and/or other possible virus extensions, then click Uninstall.

Warning! There is a step 3, but you should proceed with it ONLY IF your efforts up until now failed to remove Easycomputerinstaller.info

STEP 3: Reset Your Browser (OPTIONAL)

In this step, you will reset your browser to its original state. Home pages, toolbars, history and cookies will all be lost, so you should do this ONLY if everything else failed.

For Internet Explorer Users:

Click on the Gear icon at the top right —–> Internet Options. There you click on Advanced on the right side of the band, then Reset.  On the pop-up that will appear, tick Delete Personal Settings, then Reset and finally hit Close. This should remove Easycomputerinstaller.info and all other unwanted extensions from your browser.

For Mozilla Firefox Users:

Click the Menu button —–> Help. On the right, click Troubleshooting Information, and then Reset Firefox, again on the right. Finalize everything by hitting Reset Firefox in the pop-up that will appear, then Finish.

For Google Chrome Users:

Click on the Menu button at the top right —–> Settings —–> Reset Browser Settings. There click Reset on the pop-up to confirm and that should remove Easycomputerinstaller.info

For Safari Users:

Open Safari —–> Safari —–> Reset Safari. A window with several checkboxes should appear. All of them need to be ticked, then click Reset to finalize the removal process of Easycomputerinstaller.info

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