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SOLVED Chrome and Firefox affected with adware

Discussion in 'Malware Removal Assistance' started by Sandeep G, May 19, 2017.

  1. Sandeep G

    Sandeep G Level 1

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    Sure, I will do that, in the past when I tried reinstalling chrome, the chrome.exe file would not run, so I had to install it in safe mode.
     
  2. Sandeep G

    Sandeep G Level 1

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    Sure, I will, in the past when I uninstalled Chrome I was not able to run chrome.exe, I had to install it in safe mode.
     
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  3. TwinHeadedEagle

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    Try to uninstall Google Chrome and to delete all its folders:

    %programfiles%
    %localappdata%
    %programdata%
     
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  4. Sandeep G

    Sandeep G Level 1

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    I did not re install chrome, however there was a Windows update after which i do not see any of those ads now.
     
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