What is Rich Media View?

Rich Media View is a potentially unwanted program. When you download something from the Internet, you can find Rich Media View on your computer. Rich Media View is installed on a computer without the user’s consent. It looks like a useful and safe program, but it is not. Rich Media View hijacks your browser and it is designed to make money. Once installed on a PC Rich Media View begins to display advertising content that appears at any time. Rich Media View also can change the settings of your browser or computer. Whenever you open your browser, Rich Media View begins its work. Rich Media View can include yourself in the list of exceptions, also removal of it will not be easy. We recommend deleting the Rich Media View right now and do not expose your computer at risk.

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How Rich Media View gets on your PC?

Rich Media View installed bundled with other free programs that you can download from popular sites. The fact is that the average user does not read the conditions of installation or download of a program. Normally, when a user wants to download, for example, archiver, it simply enters the appropriate text in the search, then go to the site and look for “Download” button. And when you install the majority of users simply click “Next”. Carefully follow the installation! Take your time, because to prevent infection is easier than getting rid of it afterwards.

How to remove Rich Media View from your computer?

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

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

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Norton Malware Suite

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Stronghold AntiMalware

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Malwarebytes AntiMalware

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Fully removes all instances of Rich Media View – files, folders, registry keys.

Detects files, registry values and folders of viruses that show the same behavior as Rich Media View.

Finds Rich Media View

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Or uninstall Rich Media View manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

After that remove Rich Media View from your browser.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Rich Media View.
  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 Rich Media View.
  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 Rich Media View.
  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: Rich Media View
Data: {06087ced-7133-416c-b7e3-0a299392f211}
Key: HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerBrowser Helper Objects
Value: Rich Media View
Data: {1dd2f218-9321-4ecd-8038-6d9a6a84fccd}

Then remove following files:


uninstall.exe
RichMediaViewV1release1143.dll
RichMediaViewV1release555.dll

And these folders


C:Program Filesrichmediaviewv1

Written by Aleksei Abalmasov

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