How to uninstall (remove) FreeSoftToday ads

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What is FreeSoftToday?

FreeSoftToday is an adware which installed silently into your browser (Chrome, Mozilla, Internet Explorer). FreeSoftToday redirects user to ad sites, continuously displays advertisements, coupons, and another useless information. Carefully attend freeware installation to avoid penetration Potentially Unwanted Programs. Mostly FreeSoftToday arrives on your PC with freeware from download sites. FreeSoftToday has been developed to make money.It always offers you to download other freeware and therefore puts your PC at risk of infection. FreeSoftToday collect your personal information, data and so on. Don’t waste the time. Remove FreeSoftToday as fast as possible.

freesofttoday ads

How FreeSoftToday gets on your PC?

FreeSoftToday is bundled with freeware installers of various programs, mostly high popular. This can be converter, media player you are searching for. One of the most popular way last year is bundling such adware as FreeSoftToday with so called downloaders or updaters that are distributed on various download sites – softonic.com, download.com, brothersoft.com, softpedia.com. Instead of direct links to the software you search for they offer you this free but useless helper that will download actual software but will install some extra adware or toolbar along with it.

How to remove FreeSoftToday from your computer?

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

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

Recommended Solution:

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

 

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You can try both of these products to remove FreeSoftToday

Or uninstall FreeSoftToday manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

After that remove FreeSoftToday from your browser.

Google Chrome:

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


HKLMSOFTWAREFreeSoftToday
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallFreeSoftToday_is1

Then remove following files of FreeSoftToday:


FREESOFTTODAY_widget.exe
FreeSoftToday.lnk
unins000.exe
FreeSoftToday.cyl
FreeSoftToday.lnk

And these folders of FreeSoftToday:


%LOCAL_APPDATA%FreeSoftToday
%PROGRAMS%FreeSoftToday
%PROGRAMFILES%freesofttoday_en_1

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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