How to uninstall (remove) Vid Adblock

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What is Vid Adblock?

Vid Adblock – potentially unwanted program that comes into your computer in the form of an extension to the browser. Vid Adblock hijacks popular browsers such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox. Vid Adblock displays a huge amount of banners and coupons, as well as pop-ups and links to ad sites. At first glance, this program seems to be useful, but in fact many of the suggestions from this program – deception. Vid Adblock trying to get users to spend money on products that don’t exist. Also, Vid Adblock can change your browser settings, homepage and others. Also, this program can analyze the history of your browsing and collect your personal information. The resulting information may be disclosed to third parties. Vid Adblock does not do anything useful, so if you find it on your PC – remove it immediately.

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How Vid Adblock gets on your PC?

Penetration of such programs, as Vid Adblock, depends largely on the care of users. Most of malware comes bundled with other programs that the user downloads from the free sites. Few are closely watching the installation process, and sometimes do not know that their computer is at risk. Always read the user’s agreement and don’t press “Next” button once. First, make sure that the program is safe. Select advanced installation type. Remember that there are many similar programs in the Internet. Read reviews about the programs, and if your computer is already infected, then use the instructions below.

How to remove Vid Adblock from your computer?

To uninstall Vid Adblock remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

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

Recommended Solution:

Norton is a powerful removal tool. It can remove all instances of newest viruses, similar to Vid Adblock – files, folders, registry keys.

 

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Alternative Solution:

Thor Antivirus – detects files, registry values and folders of viruses that show the same behavior as Vid Adblock.

 

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You can try both of these products to remove Vid Adblock

Or uninstall Vid Adblock manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

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

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

After that remove Vid Adblock from your browser.

Google Chrome:

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


Vid Adblock.dll

And following folders


C:Program FilesVid Adblock

Written by Rami Douafi

Author: Rami Douafi

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