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Boby-ZoomBzdap.exe is a part of the Bobyzoom adware family. When the suspicious file is executed, it may install threatening browser extensions and initiate malvertising campaigns associated with further malware contamination. Research shows that the adware has different variants, and all of them can affect the PC in various ways. No matter what the level of the threat is, its removal is recommended by security experts.

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How Did I Install bzdap.exe on My Computer?

One distribution method for bzdap.exe is via corrupted e-mail attachments. To avoid that from happening, it is better not to open anything that looks suspicious to you or is sent from a doubtful e-mail address.
Adware is also known to enter the system through bundled downloads of freeware. Always opting for custom installation is the most secure way to dodge bundled downloading.

What Does bzdap.exe Do to My PC?

The file is usually located in the C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\bobyzoom\1.1.0.30\ folder. Research indicates HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run to be its startup file.

    Once running on your computer, Bzdap.exe may generate various error messages such as:
  • bzdap.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
  • End Program – bzdap.exe. This program is not responding.
  • bzdap.exe is not a valid Win32 application.
    • Besides the errors mentioned above, bzdap.exe presence in the system is associated with worsened overall performance of the machine. Further issues you may have include:
  • Internet slow-downs.
  • Registry keys corruption or disappearance.
  • Abnormal program processes and files.
  • Display of pop-up windows.
  • Should I Remove bzdap.exe from My Computer?

    In order to avoid further issues, bzdap.exe removal is recommended. You may try and remove the suspicious manually by following the steps below. Another way to deal with it is via running a valid anti-adware tool.

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    1. Remove/Uninstall bzdap.exe

    1. Remove/Uninstall bzdap.exe in Windows

    Here is a method in few easy steps to remove that program. No matter if you are using Windows 8, 7, Vista or XP, those steps will get the job done. Dragging the program or its folder to the recycle bin can be a very bad decision. If you do that, bits and pieces of the program get left behind, and that can lead to unstable work of your PC, mistakes with the file type associations and other unpleasant activities. The proper way to get a program off your computer is to Uninstall it. To do that:

  • Hold the Windows Logo Button and “R” on your keyboard. A Pop-up window will appear (fig.1).
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  • In the field type in “appwiz.cpl” and press ENTER (fig.2).
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  • This will open a window with all the programs installed on the PC.
    Select the program that you want to remove, and press “Uninstall” (fig.3).
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    Follow the instructions above and you will successfully uninstall bzdap.exe.

    2. Restore the settings in your browser

    2. Remove bzdap.exe from your browser

    Remove a toolbar from Mozilla FirefoxRemove a toolbar from Google Chrome Remove a toolbar from Internet Explorer Remove a toolbar from Safari
    Start Mozilla Firefox Open the menu window

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    Select the “Add-ons” icon from the menu

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    Select bzdap.exe and click “Remove

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    After bzdap.exe is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red “X” in the top right corner and start it again.

    Start Google Chrome and Open the drop menu

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  • Move the cursor over “Tools” and then from the extended menu choose “Extensions
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  • From the opened “Extensions” menu locate bzdap.exe and click on the garbage bin icon on the right of it.
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  • After bzdap.exe is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red “X” in the top right corner and start it again.
  • Start Internet Explorer:

  • Click “‘Tools’ to open the drop menu and select ‘Manage Add-ons’
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  • In the ‘Manage Add-ons’ window, make sure that in the first window ‘Add-on Types’, the drop menu ‘Show’ is on ‘All add-ons’
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    Select bzdap.exe to remove, and then click ‘Disable’. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected toolbar, and some additional toolbars might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click ‘Disable’.

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    After bzdap.exe has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red ‘X’ in the top right corner and start it again.

    Start Safari

    Open the drop menu by clicking on the sprocket icon in the top right corner.
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    From the drop menu select ‘Preferences’
    In the new window select ‘Extensions’
    Click once on bzdap.exe
    Click ‘Uninstall’

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    A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall bzdap.exe. Select ‘Uninstall’ again, and the bzdap.exe will be removed.

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    3. Remove bzdap.exe automatically with Spy Hunter Malware – Removal Tool.

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