What is Savings Ship?

Savings Ship it’s an adware that comes into PC without user’s consent. This program gets into PC as an extension for your browser (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer). The main objective of this program is the display of banner ads, coupons of any sites like K-Mart or Expedia, and links that can redirect you to advertising sites. The developers of this program cooperate with advertising sites, because they are trying to make money. These pop-ups may interfere with your browsing at any time. Once you click on a link or respond to an offer, you can spend your money on nothing. In plus Savings Ship can change your settings in your browser. Be careful and try to uninstall it immediately.

savings ship

How Savings Ship gets into your computer?

Savings Ship comes bundled with other freeware from popular sites such as download.com and similar. It happens because of user’s irresponsibility. Many users forget to read installation agreement and to follow installation process. If you want to avoid it, you must be careful and try to learn the agreement of any program. Don’t hurry to click “Next” button when you want to install anything. Pay attention. But if your PC is already infected, then follow our instruction.

How to remove Savings Ship from your computer?

To uninstall Savings Ship remove it from Control Panel and remove all files of it.

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You can try both of these products to remove Savings Ship

Or uninstall Savings Ship manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

After that remove Savings Ship from your browser.

Google Chrome:

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

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftInternet ExplorerLow RightsElevationPolicy{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110211391118}
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftInternet ExplorerLow RightsElevationPolicy{21111111-1111-1111-1111-110211391118}
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftInternet ExplorerLow RightsElevationPolicy{31111111-1111-1111-1111-110211391118}
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerBrowser Helper Objects{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110211391118}
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallSavings Ship
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionScheduleTaskCachePlain{427E2561-6C28-4FB3-8EDC-10B81566FCAF}
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionScheduleTaskCacheTasks{427E2561-6C28-4FB3-8EDC-10B81566FCAF}
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionScheduleTaskCacheTreeUpdater23918.exe
HKUS-1-5-21-2595049554-3367466414-1477092934-1000SoftwareAppDataLowSoftwareSavings Scout
HKUS-1-5-21-2595049554-3367466414-1477092934-1000SoftwareClassesLocal SettingsSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsShellBags32Shell{5C4F28B5-F869-4E84-8E60-F11DB97C5CC7}
HKUS-1-5-21-2595049554-3367466414-1477092934-1000SoftwareInstalledBrowserExtensions215 Apps
HKUS-1-5-21-2595049554-3367466414-1477092934-1000_ClassesLocal SettingsSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsShellBags32Shell{5C4F28B5-F869-4E84-8E60-F11DB97C5CC7}

Then remove following files:

Savings Ship.exe
Savings Ship.dll

And these folders

%ProgramFiles%Savings Ship
%LocalAppData%Savings Ship

Written by Rami Douafi

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