How to uninstall (remove) FlexibleShopper

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What is FlexibleShopper?

FlexibleShopper is unwanted browser extension for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer developed by InstalleRex-WebPick. FlexibleShopper displays tons of advertisements in the form of coupons, pop-ups, ads that lead to partner sites. FlexibleShopper changes your browser options, redirects the user to advertising sites while browsing. FlexibleShopper collects personal information for advertising purposes. It distributes its files in the system folders and creates registry entries. Computer is running slower and slower to become browsing too. Follow this guide to remove FlexibleShopper completely.

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How FlexibleShopper gets on your PC?

FlexibleShopper is bundled with free programs from popular sites offering software downloads. Biggest ones are Download.com, Softonic.com, Softpedia.com, Brothersoft.com. This sites create their own download managers that can hide malicious software. Always read the user agreement and take the time to click on the “Decline” button, if offer contains adware like FlexibleShopper. In some cases you need to choose to show advanced installation option to follow the installation process. Read reviews about a particular program offered in Google and use the special programs that can help you to protect your PC. Among the best are Norton and Malwarebytes AntiMalware.

How to remove FlexibleShopper from your computer?

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

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

Recommended Solution:

Norton is a powerful removal tool. It can remove all instances of newest viruses, similar to FlexibleShopper – 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 FlexibleShopper.

 

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You can try both of these products to remove FlexibleShopper

Or uninstall FlexibleShopper manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

After that remove FlexibleShopper from your browser.

Google Chrome:

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


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Then remove following files:


FlexibleShopper.dll

And following folders


C:ProgramDataFlexibleShopper

Other known aliases of FlexibleShopper adware:

FlexibleSShoppER
FlexiBLeSohopper
FlexiBleSihoopPoeer
FLexibLEShopuper
FlexiBleShoppuEr
FlexibleShopppuer
FlexibleShOpppeR
FlexIbleShopPPeer
FlexIbLeShOpeper
FlexiblEShopaper
FlexiblEShoopperr
FlexibLeShoopPer
FlExibleShoipeper
FlexiblEShoapPer
FLeXibleShhoiPPPer
FlexibleSHeoopper
FlexibleeSehopper
FLexibleeShoppEor
FlexibleeShopppeR
FLexibleoShopper

Information provided by: Alexey 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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