How to uninstall (remove) Media Buzz

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What is Media Buzz?

Media Buzz is adware. Its interface is designed so that users believe the entire contents and were willing to spend their money. Distribution scheme and activation in this program are similar to those. After Media Buzz gets on the computer, it starts to display a huge amount of advertising content. In the promotional products can contain anything. You begin to impose dubious proposals seek to teach and make millions doing nothing. Banner ads appear on all the sites that you visit. But the real danger is hidden. Media Buzz begins to acquire your personal information. After installation it can change your homepage, browser settings and other user settings. And most importantly it can transmit information about your passwords and codes credit cards. So be careful, remove the Media Buzz now.

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How Media Buzz gets on your PC?

Media Buzz usually gets on your computer when you download and install the free software, such as archivers, converters, and so on. Many of us simply click on the “Next” and didn’t read the installation conditions. This is a major mistake. No need to save your strength, better user agreements carefully read and follow the installation progress. It will take no more than a couple of minutes and your computer will be safe. If Media Buzz Adware has already penetrated into your computer, then follow the instructions further.

How to remove Media Buzz from your computer?

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

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

Recommended Solution:

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

 

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You can try both of these products to remove Media Buzz

Or uninstall Media Buzz manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

After that remove Media Buzz from your browser.

Google Chrome:

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

    What is Media Buzz?

  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:


Key: HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerBrowser Helper Objects
Value: MediaBuzz
Data: {3ea44762-cf40-4060-86d8-3cae4a985a4b}

Then remove following files:


uninstall.exe
MediaBuzzV1mode1030.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode1072.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode158.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode169.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode1734.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode1748.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode1867.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode2006.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode2124.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode2163.dll
MediaBuzzV1mode2226.dll
etc.

And these folders


C:Program Filesmediabuzzv1

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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