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The Sale-o browser application (by WebPick Internet Holdings Ltd.) is adware specifically designed to serve as an advertisement platform for retailers. It has no benefit for your system and could rather cause trouble.

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How Does The Sale-o Work?

Sale-o adware is compatible with the most popular browsers – Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. Once in your system, it may gain access to your browsing history and collect data about your browsing preferences in order to display targeted ads.
It then starts displaying multiple pop-up ads and banners that you would not be able to get rid of. The problem is that these pop-ups are not harmless. Clicking on them may redirect you to corrupted websites that could infect your system with additional malware as well. Sale-o removalSale-o is also capable of monitoring your browsing habits, and recording it along with your sensitive data such as banking information, logins, etc.

How Does Sale-o Enter Your System?

Sale-o enters your system via the most popular method of spreading adware and PUPs (potentially unwanted program) – bundling. You practically download freeware that is bundled with other PUPs, so you end up with more than one program on your PC. In order to protect your system from unwanted programs and malware, you must disable to bundling option during the installation process and aim for custom installation instead.

How to Safely Remove Sale-o

Sale-o claims to help you with your online shopping by displaying discounted offers in accordance with your most searched items. It is not malicious by its nature, but it can cause more harm than help to your PC. Sale-o not only annoys you with multiple pop-up ads that you cannot get rid of, but it serves as a backdoor for other malicious components to gain access to your system and personal data.
Therefore, our experts recommend its immediate removal. It’s best to use a legit anti-spyware tool that could clean your system successfully from Sale-o.

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1. Remove/Uninstall Sale-o

1. Remove/Uninstall Sale-o 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 Sale-o.

    2. Restore the settings in your browser

    2. Remove Sale-o 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 Sale-o and click “Remove

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

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

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    3. Remove Sale-o automatically with Spy Hunter Malware – Removal Tool.

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    Boyana Peeva

    Boyana Peeva

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