Remove Shopping Fever Ads from Chrome/FF/IE

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Ads by Shopping Fever might appeal to some computer users because they contain offers for products at exclusive prices. This is due to the fact that the Shopping Fever browser add-on is supposed to serve as a tool for avid online shoppers, making the best deals on the Internet available to them. Unfortunately, it is not a good idea to interact with any ads by Shopping Fever because the add-on falls in the category of adware. Therefore, even if you are presented with some genuine offers, most of the ads will be unreliable and potentially dangerous

How did I get infected with?

It is known that the Shopping Fever add-on has its own official website which seems to be inactive at the moment. This can only mean that the extension gets installed on the system silently and with the help of bundled downloads. When you download software from infamous file sharing websites, you should know that the applications you install do not arrive on your system alone. They are packed with several other programs that include system optimization tools, adware, browser hijackers, and so on. If you select Custom/Advanced setup option and carefully complete each installation step, you will be informed about the additional programs and it is possible to disable their setup. All in all, it is best to go for official sources only.

Why are these ads dangerous?

To stay true to its nature, the ad-supported extension Shopping Fever will get acquainted with your browsing habits by monitoring your activity on the web. The add-on will collect information about it which will be used to make the ads you see more attractive. It is assumed that the more an ad appeals to the users, the more likely it is for them to click it. And more clicks mean more money for the developers of the extension. The problem is that Shopping Fever is sponsored by dubious third parties, and the displayed ads actually contain links to the websites of these parties. Hence, you might be sent to a malware-spreading web page instead of to a decent online store for example. To keep your PC safe, it would be best if you delete the Shopping Fever browser add-on.

How Can I Remove Shopping Fever Ads?

If you perform exactly the steps below you should be able to remove the Shopping Fever infection. Please, follow the procedures in the exact order. Please, consider to print this guide or have another computer at your disposal. You will NOT need any USB sticks or CDs.

STEP 1: Uninstall Shopping Fever from your Add\Remove Programs

STEP 2: Delete Shopping Fever from Chrome, Firefox or IE

STEP 3: Permanently Remove Shopping Fever from the windows registry.

STEP 1 : Uninstall Shopping Fever from Your Computer

Simultaneously press the Windows Logo Button and then “R” to open the Run Command

Type “Appwiz.cpl

Locate the Shopping Fever program and click on uninstall/change. To facilitate the search you can sort the programs by date. review the most recent installed programs first. In general you should remove all unknown programs.

STEP 2 : Remove Shopping Fever from Chrome, Firefox or IE

Remove from Google Chrome

  • In the Main Menu, select Tools—> Extensions
  • Remove any unknown extension by clicking on the little recycle bin
  • If you are not able to delete the extension then navigate to C:\Users\”computer name“\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\and review the folders one by one.
  • Reset Google Chrome by Deleting the current user to make sure nothing is left behind

  • If you are using the latest chrome version you need to do the following
  • go to settings – Add person

  • choose a preferred name.


  • then go back and remove person 1
  • Chrome should be malware free now

Remove from Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox
  • Press simultaneously Ctrl+Shift+A
  • Disable and remove the unwanted add on
  • Open the Firefox’s Help Menu


  • Then Troubleshoot information
  • Click on Reset Firefox

Remove from Internet Explorer

  • Open IE
  • On the Upper Right Corner Click on the Gear Icon
  • Go to Toolbars and Extensions
  • Disable any suspicious extension.
  • If the disable button is gray, you need to go to your Windows Registry and delete the corresponding CLSID
  • On the Upper Right Corner of Internet Explorer Click on the Gear Icon.
  • Click on Internet options


  • Select the Advanced tab and click on Reset.


  • Check the “Delete Personal Settings Tab” and then Reset


  • Close IE

Permanently Remove Shopping Fever Leftovers

To make sure manual removal is successful, we recommend to use a free scanner of any professional antimalware program to identify any registry leftovers or temporary files.

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