How to uninstall (remove) Browser Nail

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What is Browser Nail?

Browser Nail is a browser extension that comes bundled with other free applications and programs without the user’s consent. This program is not a virus, but it is necessary as a potentially unwanted programs. After penetration, Browser Nail displays a huge amount of publicity in the form of banners and coupons that may apply at the popular online stores, such as Amazon, eBay and others. According to the developers, Browser Nail was created to help users to make the most profitable buy and find the best deals, but the main goal of the developers – it is to make money. Most of the proposals are a swindle. In addition, Browser Nail can change the browser home page, and significantly reduce performance. Browser Nail may collect personal information and pass it on to third parties. If you find Browser Nail on your PC, then you should remove it immediately.

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How Browser Nail gets on your PC?

Malicious programs such as Browser Nail, come on PC bundled with free downloads and applications. Often, such software comes on a computer without the user’s consent. However, in most cases, users can prevent contamination of the system. To do this, you must be careful. Always read the user agreement. Take your time and do not press the “Next” if you are not sure that the program is safe. Also, you need to select Advanced installation type. Read reviews about the program. Do not expose your computer at risk. If your system has been infected by Browser Nail, then read our detailed instructions to destroy it right now.

How to remove Browser Nail from your computer?

To uninstall Browser Nail remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

In our view, there are 3 products that potentially have Browser Nail in their database. You can try to use them for removing Browser Nail.

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Alternative Solution:

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You can try both of these products to remove Browser Nail

Or uninstall Browser Nail manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Browser Nail.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find Browser Nail and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find Browser Nail, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

After that remove Browser Nail from your browser.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Browser Nail.
  6. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Learn more about removing extensions from Chrome.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Push Shift + Ctrl + A.
  3. Choose Browser Nail.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Click Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable Browser Nail.
  6. Click More information link in the left-bottom corner.
  7. Click Remove button.
  8. If this button is grayed out – perform alternative steps.

Learn more about removing extensions from IE.

Remove following registry entries:


no information

Then remove following files:


Browser Nail.dll

And following folders


%PROGRAMFILES%Browser Nail

Written by Rami Douafi

Author: Rami Douafi

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