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Should You Remove CWA Donation Slider from Your Computer?

Owned by we-care(dot)com, the CWA Donation Slider plug-in is promoted as a useful tool that helps users donate money to solve problems related to the clean water issue. This may seem legitimate, but the add-on is classified as a PUP (potentially unwanted program) and adware, and experts recommend its removal.

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How Is CWA Donation Slider Distributed?

http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photography-internet-privacy-image21185022The CWA Donation Slider is usually delivered to the affected system bundled with freeware and shareware. The distribution method may be legitimate, but users are advised to observe the installation process carefully every time they install new software on their computers. It is crucial for the safety of the system to select the Custom options and opt out of additionally suggested apps and plug-ins.

How Does CWA Donation Slider Affect Your System?

Adware programs like CWA Donation Slider generate profit for their creators by displaying third-party ads in the web pages visited by the user. The promoted advertisements may appear harmless, but they may link the user to corrupted websites and introduce malware to the affected system. Such applications often collected personally non-identifiable data like IP address, browsing details, search queries and share it with advertisers for marketing purposes.

The presence of adware on your computer may slow down the performance of your browser, lead to unpermitted browser settings modification and result in system instability.

CWA Donation Slider Removal Manual

CWA Donation Slider can be deleted from your computer manually or with a legitimate anti-malware tool. The step-by-step manual bellow will help you remove adware like CWA Donation Slider from your PC permanently.

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1. Remove/Uninstall CWA Donation Slider

1. Remove/Uninstall CWA Donation Slider 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 CWA Donation Slider.

    2. Restore the settings in your browser

    2. Remove CWA Donation Slider 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 CWA Donation Slider and click “Remove

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

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

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    3. Remove CWA Donation Slider automatically with Spy Hunter Malware – Removal Tool.

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    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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