How to uninstall (remove) VShare plugin

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VShare plugin helps user to watch online broadcast channel. If you download VShare plugin from the Internet, so you have also the opportunity to download toolbar and to make VShare search page as your home page. It is rather helpful plugin, but if you don’t want to use it anymore, you can face the problems of VShare plugin removal. You should know the absolutely effective methods in order to uninstall VShare plugin from your computer.

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You also should know that there are no official VShare plugin, extension, add-on, so almost every copy of VShare you can download from the Internet is not legal. VShare is a software brother of YouTube, when you can do your own video channel, upload videos there and share them with an unlimited audience. But I should repeat there is no legal VShare software that you can freely download from the Internet, so if you have already installed the VShare plugin, it is not safe for sure, it can contain different infections: virus or spyware. So, you should also know that VShare search page is also fake search engine.

There are cases when you wanted just install the VShare plugin and after the installation you noticed that your browser changed and now you have the toolbar that you did not install and also your home page was changed. Be sure that the work was done by malicious infections of your VShare plugin. So, don’t waste time and try to uninstall VShare plugin from your computer until it harms your system files.

In order to remove all the traces of malicious VShare, you can follow these instructions. The first thing you should do is to remove vShare toolbar if you have it:

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Click Tools button.
  3. Click Add-ons.
  4. Find vShare icon in the list and remove it.
  5. Then you should restart your browser in order to use it again free from the toolbar that was installed by itself.

If you have also the home page of the vShare that interrupts you search results, change the situation with the help of these instruction:

  1. Open your browser (Firefox).
  2. Type about:config in the address field and confirm the action
  3. In the filter field, type keyword.url and press Enter.
  4. Double click the value and change the default web address (which causes all those annoying redirects)

Then remove the program itself:

  1. Open Start Menu, select Control Panel.
  2. Select Uninstall a program under the Programs section.
  3. Find the name of the program in the list and select Uninstall button.

After all these steps you should scan your computer for viruses in order not to give a chance for the VShare to restore itself. If you think that this method is too hard to perform or too complicated, you are free to use another method, for example, you can download special uninstaller for the programs that are not going to be uninstalled. We can recommend you Free Uninstall It, this program will help you to get rid of all the unwanted programs and will help to uninstall VShare plugin.

Author: Tim Kas
Computer security specialist. I try to do my best and share my knowledge with you by creating simple-to-follow and useful guides on various topics about computer security.

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