What is NowuSeeIt Player?

NowuSeeIt Player – is media player that can be classified as potentially unwanted program that infiltrates the computer without user permission. NowuSeeIt Player can cause ads in Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. After penetration, NowuSeeIt Player begins to annoy the user showing advertisements, banners, coupons, links to other sites, and so on. Ads are signed as “Ads by NowuSeeIt Player” or “brought by NowuSeeIt Player. According to the developers, NowuSeeIt Player created to play online videos on the desktop app. Also, this program may transfer your personal information to third parties. If you find a NowuSeeIt Player on your PC, then you need to remove it right away. Here are instruction that explain how to remove NowuSeeIt Player.


How NowuSeeIt Player gets on your PC?

Adware, such as NowuSeeIt Player, comes to PC bundled with free software without the user’s consent. This happens because users rarely read terms of the installation process. This program can get on the computer along with the archivers, players and other freeware. Always read the text during the installation process to avoid infecting your computer. Also, read the user agreement, don’t click the “Next” button if you doubt that the program is safe. No need to click “I agree” if the additional software that you are offered is unknown and uncertain. Choose the Advanced installation type to see everything that the installer offers you. If your computer is already infected, then use our instructions to get rid of NowuSeeIt right now.

How to remove NowuSeeIt Player from your computer?

To uninstall NowuSeeIt Player remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and registry keys.

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You can try both of these products to remove NowuSeeIt Player- can clean up leftover items after removal.

Or uninstall NowuSeeIt Player manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find NowuSeeIt Player.
  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 NowuSeeIt Player 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 NowuSeeIt Player, 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 NowuSeeIt Player 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.

NowuSeeIt Player won’t uninstall

There are certain cases, when users cannot uninstall NowuSeeIt Player normally, using standard Windows features in Control Panel. When users click Uninstall button they see message: “You do not have sufficient access to uninstall NowuSeeIt Player. Please, contact your system administrator.” This happens because some process of NowuSeeIt Player prevent attempts to uninstall it. In order to uninstall it, use Safe Mode:

For Windows XP, Vista, 7

  1. Turn off your computer;
  2. Turn it on and immediately start typing F8 button;
  3. This will open Advanced Boot Options menu;
  4. Choose Safe Mode with arrow buttons;
  5. In Safe Mode go to Control Panel and Uninstall a program and remove “NowuSeeIt Player”.

For Windows 8/8.1 and 10

  1. Press the Win+R keys, type msconfig in box and press Enter;
  2. Switch to Boot tab, and click on Safe Boot check box;
  3. Choose the type of Safe Mode: Minimal or Network;
  4. Click OK and restart your PC;
  5. In Safe Mode go to Control Panel and Uninstall a program and remove “NowuSeeIt Player”.

After that remove NowuSeeIt Player related extensions from your browsers.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find NowuSeeIt Player.
  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 NowuSeeIt Player.
  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 NowuSeeIt Player.
  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: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
Value: NowUSeeIt Player
Data: “C:\Program Files\NowUSeeItPlayer\NowUSeeItPlayer.exe” /autostart=1

Then remove following files:


And following folders

C:\Program Files\nowuseeitplayer

Written by Rami Douafi

One comment

  1. What works on Windows 10 to get rid of “nowuseeit player”. I see it works on on other Microsoft operating systems, but will it on Windows 10?

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