What is Get-a-Clip?

Get-a-Clip is application that offers online videos download functionality. After installation program creates special download buttons built in YouTube interface. This allows user to download media files on computer. Get-a-Clip is freeware, but is monetized by ads. This means software will show ads, pop-ups and banners in your browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari). It will get commission from user clicks on such advertisements. Ads can be signed like “Ads by Get-a-Clip” or simply “Get-a-Clip ads”. Activity of such applications is harmful for your privacy and online surfing experience and we recommend you to remove it. This tutorial will show how to remove Get-a-Clip from various versions of Windows and browsers.

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How Get-a-Clip gets on your PC?

Get-a-Clip spreads using “freemium” model. This means that application is free, but may be bundled with adware, third-party search engine or other type of unwanted software. Usually, free programs like PDF readers or editors, media players, archivers can be bundled with Get-a-Clip. Offers may be shown during installation. Users need to decline offers to install additional components or programs to avoid infecting with potentially unwanted applications. Norton or Malwarebytes AntiMalware can assist you in defending computer against this type of threats, and are able to remove Get-a-Clip completely.

How to remove Get-a-Clip from your computer?

To uninstall Get-a-Clip remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

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

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You can try both of these products to remove Get-a-Clip

Or uninstall Get-a-Clip manually.

Step 1: Remove Get-a-Clip from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

Windows 10:

  1. Click on the Start button (or press the Windows key) to open the Start menu, click on the Settings at the top.
  2. Click on App & features on the left menu.
  3. On the right side, locate Get-a-Clip and click it, then click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Click on Uninstall to confirm.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 10

Note: If you can’t find required program, sort programs by date in Control panel and search for last installed programs.

After that remove Get-a-Clip from your browser.

Step 2: Remove Get-a-Clip from browsers

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Get-a-Clip.
  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 Get-a-Clip.
  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 Get-a-Clip.
  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.

Step 3: Remove following files and folders of Get-a-Clip:

Remove following registry entries:

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Remove following files:


Remove following folders

C:\Program Files (x86)\Get-a-Clip
C:\Program Files\Get-a-Clip

Information provided by: Alexey Abalmasov

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