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downLOadiTKeeP Removal Manual

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Created by InstalleRex-WebPick, downLOadiTKeeP (downloaDitkeep, DownloadItKeep) is an adware-laced program that alters the settings of your browser, so it would load different pop-ups and banner ads as you browse the Web. downLOadiTKeeP is a browser add-on and a BHO (browser helper object) added by other potentially unwanted programs. downLOadiTKeeP promotes sponsored links, which if clicked on may lead you to potentially corrupt websites and expose your PC to security risk. Experts advise users whose browsing activities have been interrupted by downLOadiTKeeP’s ads to remove the adware with a reputable anti-malware tool.

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Symptoms of downLOadiTKeeP:


  • Numerous pop-up ads are displayed on the web page you are currently viewing
  • The performance of the machine is slowed down
  • You are being redirected to compromised web pages

downLOadiTKeeP is also known to monitor your browsing details and collect certain machine-specific information. The gathered data may then be shared with unknown third parties for questionable purposes.

How Is downLOadiTKeeP Distributed?

downLOadiTKeeP can be dropped by other PUPs or can end up on your PC via bundled downloads of regular programs or software updates you download online. To protect your computer from any unwanted installations, always select the Advanced settings when you install new software on your PC and un-check the additional programs you do not want or find suspicious.

Experts report that in some cases downLOadiTKeeP has been distributed via fake Microsoft updates and patches which can be easily found on unsecure advertising networks.

How to Remove downLOadiTKeeP from your PC?

downLOadiTKeeP may not be a virus, but still, it may expose your machine to serious security issues. Experts recommend the use of a trustworthy anti-malware program for the removal of downLOadiTKeeP. Below you will find instructions on how to eliminate downLOadiTKeeP permanently.

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1. Remove/Uninstall downLOadiTKeeP

1. Remove/Uninstall downLOadiTKeeP 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 downLOadiTKeeP.

    2. Restore the settings in your browser

    2. Remove downLOadiTKeeP 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


    Select the “Add-ons” icon from the menu


    Select downLOadiTKeeP and click “Remove


    After downLOadiTKeeP 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


  • Move the cursor over “Tools” and then from the extended menu choose “Extensions
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  • From the opened “Extensions” menu locate downLOadiTKeeP and click on the garbage bin icon on the right of it.
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  • After downLOadiTKeeP 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 downLOadiTKeeP 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’.


    After downLOadiTKeeP 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.

    From the drop menu select ‘Preferences’
    In the new window select ‘Extensions’
    Click once on downLOadiTKeeP
    Click ‘Uninstall’


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

    3. Remove downLOadiTKeeP automatically with Spy Hunter Malware - Removal Tool.

    3. Remove downLOadiTKeeP automatically with Spy Hunter Malware – Removal Tool.

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    Berta Bilbao

    Berta is a dedicated malware researcher, dreaming for a more secure cyber space. Her fascination with IT security began a few years ago when a malware locked her out of her own computer.

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