Product Deals is browser extension created by the infamous SuperWeb LLC company known for the development and distribution of adware programs. Product Deals is similar to apps like Magic Ball and Digital More. Product Deals is promoted as a shopping assistant tool designed to save the user time and money, but experts classify it as a PUP (potentially unwanted program) due to its ability to display third-party advertising materials in the user’s browser. The ad-supported application can be removed manually or with a trusted anti-malware tool.
Product Deals Distribution and Symptoms
Product Deals usually comes bundled with other free software you have downloaded online. To avoid such stealth installations, users are advised to select the Custom options. This way they can un-tick additional add-ons and plug-ins.
Once installed, Product Deals starts displaying numerous advertisements in the web pages the user visits. They can be quite annoying, but they can also link the user to corrupt websites and expose the system to security risk.
The presence of Product Deals on your computer may also lead to:
- Browser and system slowdowns
- Constant redirects to suspicious sites
- Irritating advertisements
Product Deals may track personally non-identifiable information on your machine. This includes IP address and location, browsing habits, duration of the sessions, performed searches. Please note, that personal data, if provided, may also be stored by the application and used for a variety of purposes. Collected data is mostly used by third parties to serve targeted advertisements.
How to Remove Product Deals from Your Computer?
Product Deals can be removed manually or with the assistance of a competent anti-malware tool. Follow the instructions below to delete Product Deals from your machine permanently.
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- Guide 1: How to Remove Product Deals from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of Product Deals from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove Product Deals from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase Product Deals from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall Product Deals from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove Product Deals from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate Product Deals from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove Product Deals from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove Product Deals
Step 2: Uninstall Product Deals and related software from Windows
Here is a method in few easy steps that should be able to uninstall most programs. No matter if you are using Windows 10, 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 are left behind, and that can lead to unstable work of your PC, errors with the file type associations and other unpleasant activities. The proper way to get a program off your computer is to Uninstall it.
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by Product Deals on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by Product Deals there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of Product Deals from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall Product Deals and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- Above the search bar change the two drop down menus to “System Files” and “Are Included” so that you can see all of the files associated with the application you want to remove. Bear in mind that some of the files may not be related to the app so be very careful which files you delete.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove Product Deals via Step 1 above:
In case you cannot find the virus files and objects in your Applications or other places we have shown above, you can manually look for them in the Libraries of your Mac. But before doing this, please read the disclaimer below:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove malware from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts, programs and malware, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. Combo Cleaner offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove Product Deals from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Step 3: From the opened "Extensions" menu locate the unwanted extension and click on its "Remove" button.
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Erase Product Deals from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Uninstall Product Deals from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove Product Deals from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 2: After hovering your mouse cursor to the top of the screen, click on the Safari text to open its drop down menu.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the Product Deals will be removed.
Eliminate Product Deals from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.
Step 4: Select the extension you want to remove and then click 'Disable'. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected extension, and some more add-ons might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click 'Disable'.
Step 5: After the unwanted extension has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red 'X' button located at the top right corner and start it again.