Remove Browse to Save adware virus

Browse to save (browsetosave.info) is a browser adware program that displays coupons with offers and advertisements when you are shopping online. The program publisher claims that you can save money when you buy online. The Browse to save is marked as a virus because the program records your browsing activity and then displays a pop-up window with relevant ads inside your browser. Browse to Save” sometimes is hidden inside your system by using other names (like Vaudix, Zoomex or Yontoo) and is commonly bundled inside other software installation programs.*

Note: You must always pay attention when you install software on your computer.

You must remove “Browse to Save” application as soon as possible from your computer by using the steps below:

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How to remove “BrowseToSave” application from your computer:

Step 1. Uninstall applications installed by “BrowseToSave” from your Control panel.

1. To do this, go to Start > Control Panel.

{Windows 8: Right click on the bottom left corner and select Control Panel }

{Windows XP: Start > Settings > Control Panel. }

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2. Double click to open “Add or Remove Programs” if you have Windows XP or

Programs and Features” if you have Windows 8, 7 or Vista).

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3. In the program list, find and remove/Uninstall these applications:

a. BrowseToSave (By BrowseToSave)

b. Vaudix, Zoomex or Yontoo if they exists.

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4. Normally after you remove “BrowseToSave” application your internet browser should be clean. To make sure that no “BrowseToSave: exists inside your browser proceed to next step.

Step 2. Remove “BrowseToSave” extension (add-on) fromyour internet browser application.

Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox

Internet Explorer

How to remove “BrowseToSave” extension from Internet Explorer & restore browser settings.

1. Open Internet Explorer and then open “Internet Options”.

To do this from IE’s file menu, choose “Tools” > “Internet Options”.

Notice*: In the latest versions of IE press the “Gear” icon image_thumb18 on the top right.

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2. Click the “Advanced” tab.

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3. Choose “Reset”.

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4. Check (to enable) the “Delete personal settings” box and choose “Reset”.

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5. After the resetting action is completed, press “Close” and then choose “OK” to exit Internet Explorer options.

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6. Restart Internet Explorer and proceed to Step 3.


Google Chrome

How to remove “BrowseToSave” extension from Chrome.

1. Open Google Chrome and go to chrome menu image and choose "Settings".

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2. Choose “Extensions” from the left pane.

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3. Remove the “BrowseToSave” extension by pressing the “recycle bin” icon in that line*. When the confirmation dialog appears, click Remove.

Note*: Also remove Vaudix, Zoomex or Yontoo extensions if they exist.

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4. Restart Google Chrome and proceed to Step 3.

Mozilla Firefox

How to remove“BrowseToSave” extension from Firefox.

1. Click on “Firefox” menu button on the top left of Firefox window and go toAdd-ons”.

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2. In “Extensions” options click on “Remove” button to remove “BrowseToSave” extension*.

Note*: Also remove Vaudix, Zoomex or Yontoo extensions if they exist.

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3. Close all Firefox windows and proceed to the next Step.

Step 3: Clean your computer using “AdwCleaner”.

1. Download and save “AdwCleaner” utility to your desktop.

(Scroll down until you find the download icon on the right)

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2. Close all open programs and Double Click to open ”AdwCleaner” from your desktop.

3. Press “Delete”.

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4. Press “OK” at “AdwCleaner – Information” window and press “OK” again to restart your computer.

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5. When your computer restarts close "AdwCleaner" information (readme) window and proceed to the next Step.

Step 4. Clean unwanted files and entries.

Use “CCleaner” program and proceed to clean your system from temporary internet files and invalid registry entries.*

*If you don’t how to install and use “CCleaner”, read these instructions.

Step 5. Clean your computer from remaining malicious threats.

Download and install MalwareBytes Antimalware Free program to clean your computer from malicious threats remaining on your computer.*

*If you don’t know how to install and use “MalwareBytes Anti-Malware“, read these instructions.

Advice: To ensure your computer is clean and safe, perform a Malwarebytes Anti-Malware full scan in windows “Safe mode“.*

*To get into Windows Safe mode, press the “F8” key as your computer is booting up, before the appearance of the Windows logo. When the “Windows Advanced Options Menu” appears on your screen, use your keyboard arrows keys to move to the Safe Mode option and then press “ENTER“.

 

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