What is Ole.so?

Ole.so is adware, one of the potentially unwanted programs, that comes to the PC without the user’s consent. The main goal of the developers of this program is the distribution of advertising content. For example, this displays banners and coupons containing fake offers or messages about a fabulous win, although, in reality, it is not true. Moreover, this adware collects sensitive user information, including browsing history or saved passwords. We strongly recommend that you remove Ole.so immediately.

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How Ole.so gets on your PC?

Of course, there are many countless malicious software, but the paths to user computers remain unchanged. For example, most often, Ole.so comes bundled with free programs and utilities through special installers and loaders in the form of an additional element or component. You need to carefully follow the installation process and choose its advanced type. If Ole.so has already penetrated your PC, then read our recommendations to remove it right now.

How to remove Ole.so from your computer?

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

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

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You can try both of these products to remove Ole.so

Or uninstall Ole.so manually.

Step 1: Remove Ole.so from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Ole.so.
  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 Ole.so 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 Ole.so, 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 Ole.so 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 Ole.so from your browser.

Step 2: Remove Ole.so from browsers

Google Chrome:

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

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Written by Rami Douafi

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