What is HQTotalS?

HQTotalS is a program designed to make money. It is set in your browser bundled with other software. Usually, you do not know about it. After installing HQTotalS copies its files all over your computer. Thereafter HQTotalS creates entries in the registry, because it is very difficult to remove HQTotalS. After penetrating the computer HQTotalS displays advertising banners and coupons. This advertising content “helps” the user to find the best offers shopping. However HQTotalS may redirect you to a dangerous site, take hold of your personal information and send it to third parties. HQTotalS also change browser settings and systems. Everything is done to ensure that users believed the proposals introduced codes of their credit cards, and thus reveal their data. Remove HQTotalS right now, so as not to jeopardize your data.

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How HQTotalS gets on your PC?

HQTotalS spreads with free programs that are available across various sites. For example, when you download converter, or media player, you do not notice the inscription, written in small font. Because of this, you do agree to install this or that program. To avoid such situations, you need to closely monitor the installation and downloading programs from the Internet. Also read the reviews about it and look for safer analogues of these programs.

How to remove HQTotalS from your computer?

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

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

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Or uninstall HQTotalS manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

After that remove HQTotalS from your browser.

Google Chrome:

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


Then remove following files:


And these folders

C:Program FilesHQTotalS

Written by Aleksei Abalmasov

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