What is KeyPlayer?

KeyPlayer a potentially unwanted program. As you probably figured by name – is a program that, according to developers, is designed to ensure the safety of your computer. KeyPlayer, usually installed in your browser as an extension. KeyPlayer installed without user consent. After installing it starts to distribute their files on your computer. For example KeyPlayer copies its files in the operating system also creates registry entries and includes himself in the antivirus exception. Once installed on a PC KeyPlayer begins to display promotional information, redirect the user to other sites, and otherwise interfere with normal use on the Internet. KeyPlayer may also take possession of your personal information. Account password, e-mail, credit card codes, and more. All this at great risk, KeyPlayer can transmit these data to third parties. KeyPlayer created to earn your money and increase your web traffic. So remove KeyPlayer now.

How KeyPlayer gets on your PC?

Like most programs of this sort KeyPlayer set bundled with other free programs. How? For example, you want to install the converter. You type the desired combination in the search bar and go over any link. Then most people are just looking for the big button “download” without thinking about the consequences. At such moments, you need to read very carefully what you are offering. Small font can be written agreement for the installation of an unknown to you the program. Be careful and follow the download and installation process. If KeyPlayer already entered on the PC, then use our instructions.

How to remove KeyPlayer from your computer?

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

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You can try both of these products to remove KeyPlayer

Or uninstall KeyPlayer manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

After that remove KeyPlayer from your browser.

Google Chrome:

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

HKLMSoftwareKey Player

Then remove following files:


And these folders

C:Program Fileskeyplayer

Written by Aleksei Abalmasov

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