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Remove Click2Save From Your Browser

adwareClick2Save is a typical adware program that generates suspicious advertisements and may be quite intrusive. Many AV researchers have included Click2Save in the list of potentially unwanted programs. Click2Save may change various settings and interfere with the browsing routine. Its removal is recommended so that further PC issues are avoided.

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How Did I Install Click2Save?

You probably downloaded the PUP together with a free application downloaded from the Web. The process is labeled as bundling, employed by developers to recover financial losses. To avoid such unwanted downloads from happening, always opt for custom installation to deselect any additional software.
Click2Save may also be presented as a useful application offered to users. The PUP may be promoted on various websites tricking users into thinking it’s a legit and safe software while in fact it only makes PCs more vulnerable to malware threats.

Is Click2Save Dangerous?

Click2Save may be very intrusive and potentially harmful to your system. Researchers suspect that the PUP downloads more unwanted apps. Thus, its complete uninstallation requires removing all associated programs.
When running, Click2Save gives permission to third party organizations to read and alter your browser data concerning most visited websites, read and change browsing history and take control over your browser extensions. Furthermore, Click2Save may interfere with downloads.

Should I Remove Click2Save from My Computer?

Due to its intrusive character, Click2Save’s removal is advisory.
Users should acknowledge the fact that its complete uninstallation may be tricky. The PUP may leave some files behind and affect the system’s normal behavior. That is why experts recommend running a full-system scan with a valid AV tool and deleting all detected threats.
If users decide they could manage with the manual removal, there are few helpful steps and tips provided below.


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1. Remove/Uninstall Click2Save

1. Remove/Uninstall Click2Save 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 Click2Save.

    2. Restore the settings in your browser

    2. Remove Click2Save 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 Click2Save and click “Remove


    After Click2Save 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 Click2Save and click on the garbage bin icon on the right of it.
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  • After Click2Save 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 Click2Save 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 Click2Save 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 Click2Save
    Click ‘Uninstall’


    A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall Click2Save. Select ‘Uninstall’ again, and the Click2Save will be removed.

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    3. Remove Click2Save automatically with Spy Hunter Malware – Removal Tool.

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    Milena Dimitrova

    An inspired writer and content manager who has been with SensorsTechForum for 4 years. Enjoys ‘Mr. Robot’ and fears ‘1984’. Focused on user privacy and malware development, she strongly believes in a world where cybersecurity plays a central role. If common sense makes no sense, she will be there to take notes. Those notes may later turn into articles! Follow Milena @Milenyim

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