How to uninstall (remove) Browser SafeGuard

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What is Browser SafeGuard?

The Browser SafeGuard is the program which developed by iBryte and serve to quick access to popular features. According to the developers Browser SafeGuard is very useful and convenient program. Few people know that it copies its files in the system folder, get many of PC’s memory and significantly slow down your PC. The longer you don’t remove it, the slower your computer is.

browser safeguard

How Browser SafeGuard gets on your PC?

Browser Safeguard is bundled when you install or download another free software (converters, video players, archivers and so on). Remember, look carefully when you install anything. Also Browser SafeGuard is bundled within installers of popular download sites(downlodatoz, tucows, shareup etc.)

How to remove Browser SafeGuard from your computer?

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

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

Recommended Solution:

Norton is a powerful removal tool. It can remove all instances of newest viruses, similar to Browser SafeGuard – files, folders, registry keys.

 

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Alternative Solution:

Thor Antivirus – detects files, registry values and folders of viruses that show the same behavior as Browser SafeGuard.

 

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You can try both of these products to remove Browser SafeGuard

Or uninstall Browser SafeGuard manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Browser SafeGuard.
  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 SafeGuard 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 SafeGuard, select it and click Uninstall.

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

After that remove Browser SafeGuard from your browser.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Browser SafeGuard.
  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 SafeGuard.
  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 SafeGuard.
  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:


Key: HKUS-1-5-21-4166692921-2538036398-54097040-1000SoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun
Value: BrowserSafeguard
Data: C:Program FilesBrowsersafeguardBrowsersafeguard.exe
HKLMSOFTWAREBrowsersafeguard
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionWindowsUpdateAuto UpdateUAS
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallBrowsersafeguard

Then remove following files:


BrowserSafeguard.exe
ewebstorewrapper.dll
makecert.exe
certutil.exe
libnspr4.dll
libplc4.dll
libplds4.dll
nss3.dll
smime3.dll
softokn3.dll
TrustedRoot.cer
uninstall.browsersafeguard.exe
BrowserSafeguard.lnk

And these folders


%PROGRAMFILES%Browsersafeguard
%COMMON_PROGRAMS%BrowserSafeguard
%PROGRAMS%BrowserSafeguard

Written by Aleksei Abalmasov

Author: Tim Kas
Computer security specialist. I try to do my best and share my knowledge with you by creating simple-to-follow and useful guides on various topics about computer security.

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