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Social Reviewer is an adware application. It’s a potentially unwanted program, whose presence on your computer is followed by a ton of grievances and headaches. The PUP slithers its way into your system by praying on your naivety and carelessness and then makes a complete mess. The first issue you’ll be faced with, courtesy of the tool’s presence is the annoyance of having to endure its never-ending array of pop-up ads. Yes, shortly after it settles on your PC, the application begins a full-on bombardment of pop-ups, which will plague your online experience incessantly. They’ll appear every time you try to use your browser without fail. Just think about how quickly that will go from vexatious to utterly infuriating. Are you prepared to bear all that frustration? Well, even if the answer is “Yes”, think again. The ads’ continuous popping up will be the least of your concerns. You’ll also be faced with a malware threat, frequent system crashes, and a slower PC performance. But the cherry on top is by far the grave security risk Social Reviewer places upon you. The PUP spies on you in an attempt to steal your private information and then send it to the third parties that support it, so they can use it for their agendas. Do you think there’s even the slightest possibility that holding onto Social Reviewer will end well for you? Hardly. Do yourself a favor and delete the program the very first chance you get. It’s for the best.
How did I get infected with?
Social Reviewer is a sly and quite resourceful program. It has an entire array of tricks up its sleeve and is not shy about using either one of them to sneak into your system. And, it’s very successful in its deceit as it not only manages to dupe you into allowing it in but also keeps you unaware of its existence. That’s right. You’re utterly clueless to the presence of a hazardous infection on your PC until it decides to show itself. That usually happens when the bombardment commences. More often than not, Social Reviewer enters your computer by disguising itself as a bogus system or program update. For example, you may be entirely convinced that you’re updating your Adobe Flash Player or Java, but you’d be wrong. In actuality, you’ll be installing a malicious and intrusive adware program. To prevent from accidentally allowing an application such as Social Reviewer to enter your system, be sure to be more careful and to not rush. Don’t give into gullibility and distraction as they only lead to trouble. A little extra attention goes a long, long way.
Why are these ads dangerous?
Social Reviewer is a threat you shouldn’t underestimate. It will cause you an entire whirlwind of troubles, the first of which will be the pop-up ad bombardment. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Due to the ads’ incessant display, your computer’s performance will slow down to a crawl, and your system will frequently crash. Also, as they’re immensely unreliable, they’ll present you with a severe malware threat. If you click on even a single pop-up, you risk unwillingly and unknowingly agreeing to install more malevolent tools. But even accidentally approving the installation of more unwanted malware on your PC will seem pretty insignificant compared to the grave security risk Social Reviewer places upon you. As soon as the program infiltrates your system it starts to spy on you. It keeps track of your browsing activities and catalogs every single move you make. When it determines that it has collected a sufficient amount of data from you, it proceeds to send it to the people behind it. That means strangers will have access to your private life. Are you willing to allow that to happen? Do you think this useless, damaging application is worth such a colossal risk? Hardly. Do what’s best for you and your system, and delete Social Reviewer as soon as you possibly can. You won’t regret it.
How Can I Remove Social Reviewer Ads?
If you perform exactly the steps below you should be able to remove the Social Reviewer 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 Social Reviewer from Your Computer
Simultaneously press the Windows Logo Button and then “R” to open the Run Command
Locate the Social Reviewer 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 Social Reviewer 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 any unknown 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 Social Reviewer 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.