What is Select-Better?

Select-Better – a malicious program that comes as an extension to the browser without the user’s consent. Select-Better hijacks popular browsers, e.g. Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. After penetrating the computer, this program starts to display banners, coupons and pop-ups, which may relate to a popular partner sites (eBay, AliExpress, and so on). Thus, Select-Better is trying to force users to spend money. This program promises to help the user to save money; in fact, most of the offers are not real. Also Select-Better change your browser settings, change the homepage, reduce your computer’s performance, and so on. Select-Better collects personal information and transmits it to third parties. If the Select-Better has infected your PC, remove it immediately.

Select-Better ads

How Select-Better gets on your PC?

These programs come on a computer without the user’s knowledge. It comes bundled with free software and most people don’t notice it. The point is that many sites are creating their download managers that can hide potentially unwanted programs. It happens because users don’t pay attention to the details of the installation process. To prevent infecting your computer should remember a few rules. Always need to read the terms and conditions, select “Advanced” installation type to see all the things that the installer offers you. Always follow the installation process. Also follows to use special programs that can help to protect your computer. If your PC is already infected, you can use our instructions listed below.

How to remove Select-Better from your computer?

To uninstall Select-Better remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

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

Recommended Solution:

Wipersoft – fully removes all instances of viruses, similar to Select-Better – files, folders, registry keys.


Download Norton*Trial version of Norton provides detection of computer viruses for FREE. To remove malware, you have to purchase the full version of Norton.

Alternative Solution:

Norton Antivirus – detects files, registry values and folders of viruses that show the same behavior as Select-Better.


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You can try both of these products to remove Select-Better

Or uninstall Select-Better manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

After that remove Select-Better from your browser.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find Select-Better.
  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 Select-Better.
  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 Select-Better.
  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:

no information

Then remove following files:


And following folders

C:Program FilesSelect-Better

Written by Rami Douafi

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