Ways to delete Customer Promos adware
Customer Promos is a browser app what was created to help users with shopping online by displaying many coupons, sales, offers and deals, so user can easily buy that he need with lower price. This app will display the best price on different things, so user can choose what he need, compare prices and buy the item with lower price. It can be a good and useful add-on, but Customer Promos classified as potentially unwanted program (pup) and adware, what can appear on your computer without any notification and make some changes in your browsers (Opera, Mozial, Google Chrome, Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer and other. This means that you can lose some of your personal information and someone can use it against you.
If you notice the ads signing “by Customer Promos Ads”, “Ads by Customer Promos”, “Customer Promos Ads”, “Ad by Customer Promos”, “Powered by Customer Promos”, “Brought by Customer Promos” or “Brought to you by Customer Promos” while using your browser then your computer is infected and you need to clean it.
Adware like Customer Promos can be installed with other freeware what you get from the Internet. If you saw Customer Promos on your computer be ready that you can have more than one virus on your computer. Look at “Advanced” option and cancel unwanted installation, this simple step will protect you from virus attack in the future. After you get Customer Promos on your system you will see millions of pop-ups, coupons, banners every time you use your browser. Never click on ads what was randomly appeared on your browse, because there is a high chance that you will be redirected to malicious sites where you can get more viruses. If you want to secure your computer, you should remove Customer Promos immediate or be aware what someone can steal your personal information or destroy your computer from inside.
How to remove the Customer Promos
You are advised to have legal anti-malware program GridinSoft Anti-Malware, which helps you to remove automatically this unwanted program easily. Here it is shown easy steps, how to remove it. You can see them below this article. If you want to try to remove Customer Promos by yourself, you will find a simple guide further.
1. Automatic removal guide for Customer Promos :
If you decided to use the removal tool, all you need to do is to follow the steps:
Step 1. Download and install GridinSoft Anti-Malware from the button below:
The installation process is quite simple, you can choose the language you prefer most, before the process itself. After, you can choose the exact path, where anti-virus will be installed. Press “Next” button to proceed and installation process will begin.
Step 2. Run the scan on your PC
NOTE: Before you start to scan your computer, CLOSE ALL ACTIVE BROWSER WINDOWS on this time.
Every time when you run this anti-virus, it will start an automatic standard scan of your computer. You will have 5 seconds to cancel the scan if you don’t need it. Otherwise, the scan will begin. There are other ways to start scan manually. Just Press on “Scan” tab and the left-click on “Standard scan” or other kind of scan you need.
After you start the scanning process, you will see the screen with progress bar and alerts, that will show you what kind of malware, GridinSoft Anti-Malware found during the scan and the exact location of it.
Step 3. Apply actions to Customer Promos
When the scanning process of your PC will be finished, GridinSoft Anti-Malware will show you all threats, that were found on your PC and a list of actions, that you can Apply to them. First, you can select what kind of action you want to Apply to this add-on. Then, press “Apply” button to produce action and delete all threats.
Step 4. Reset your browser settings
NOTE: This operation will close all instances of selected browsers. Any unsaved changes will be lost. Please, save all work in progress before you continue.
When you have eliminated Customer Promos, we strongly recommend you to reset your browser settings. For that, you can go to “Tools” tab and press “Reset browser settings” button.
You will see the window with options. You can choose what Internet browser and the exact options you want to reset.
How to prevent the Customer Promos:
Removing the malicious browser add-on from your PC is a good thing. But it doesn’t mean, that you will be protected from the repeat infection. The best way to deal with this add-on is to not get infected in the first place. If you want to prevent the infection, follow the simple tip below:
- Do not install free applications from unreliable websites!
- If you did download this kind of program, select custom installation and remove any tick in the checkbox, that seems questionable.
- Use an anti-virus software on your PC.
- Scan your Computer at least once a week.
Also, you can activate the Real-time protection in GridinSoft Anti-Malware. To do that, go to the “Protection” tab and press “Start” button to the right of the label.
2. Manual removal guide for Customer Promos adware :
Removing Customer Promos should be your main concern. First, you must delete this add-on, as a software from your PC.
First of all close running applications on your Task Manager. Press (and hold) CTRL+ALT+DEL(Delete) or CTRL+Shift+Esc, press “Process” or “Detail” tab and find High Customer Promos.exe (if you can’t find it just ignore this step and move on). Also it would be better if you check for Customer Promos folder and remove it. Often you can find such folder here:
Right after, cleaning all of the folders, you’ll be able to begin cleaning up the web browser. Before removing Customer Promos pop-ups, it’s necessary to totally reset the web browser. If you still think about manual removal of Customer Promos, follow these steps below:
Step 1. Customer Promos from your PC.
To delete Customer Promos from your computer, you can find the “Uninstall the program” tool on your Operation System:
Windows 8/8.1: Right-click on Start – Quick Access Menu – Control Panel – Uninstall a program. You will see the list of programs and software, that is installed on your PC. Find “Customer Promos“, click on it and press ‘Uninstall”.
Windows 7: Click on Start – Control Panel – Uninstall a program. You will see the list of programs and software, that is installed on your PC. Right-click on “Customer Promos” and press ‘Uninstall”.
Windows XP: Click on Start – Control Panel – Add/Remove Programs. Similar windows with the list of programs will show you. Right-click on “Customer Promos” and press “Remove”.
Step 2. Browser setting reset guide
After you have removed the Customer Promosyou will need to reset browser settings. To do it, follow the tips below:
If you have Google Chrome Browser go to the “Settings” tab (top right corner), choose “More Tolls” -> “Extensions”. There find Unknown extension and click on the Trash Can (Remove). Also go to the “Settings” tab again and choose “Settings”. Find there “Manage search engines..” and remove all search engines what you didn’t use.
If this didn’t work, then you need to reset the whole browser. For this go to the “Settings” and press “Show advanced settings”. At the bottom of the page, click “Reset settings” button.
Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Open settings by clicking on the icon in the top right corner. There go to “Add-ons” and choose “Extensions”. Find here the Customer Promos and Remove it!
If this didn’t work press the “Refresh Firefox” button in the right top corner. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Click on Opera icon (top left corner) and choose
“Extensions”. Select “Extensions Manager” and disable the Customer Promos. If this wound enough – Opera users can reset settings by deleting “Operapref.ini file” in folder C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Roaming\Opera\Opera\”. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Click on Cogwheel icon (top left corner) and Choose “Manage add-ons”. Find here Customer Promos and press “Disable” button.
If you still notice Customer Promos then you should reset whole browser option. Open “Tools” menu, then click “Internet options”. In the next window, click “Advanced” button and then press “Reset”. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Click “More actions” button at the top right corner, then click “Settings”. Under Privacy, click on “Clear browsing data” button, check the items you want to delete, then click “Delete”. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
Open Safari, and click Safari -> Preferences -> Extensions -> Delete the Customer Promos.
Or click on Safari menu and find “Reset Safari…”. In the appeared window, select all items and click “Reset” button. Be aware! you will can lose all your saved passwords, bookmarks and other, so better save important information before doing this step!
If the manual removal guide didn’t work for you or it worked with unwanted consequences, we strongly recommend you to install the automatic removal tool GridinSoft Anti-Malware and follow the steps from Automatic removal guide for Customer Promos adware. You can find this guide higher. Use the link below to download the particular tool:
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