How to remove MyPoints (ads, banners, deals)

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Win32 (Windows XP, Vista, Seven, 8)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

The Eudora Internet mail client is a notorious example of an MyPoints "mode" in a application when you let invade while not having a comely removal tool. MyPoints can also get and setup adware, so it is reasonable to install special removal tool to remove MyPoints or perform removal operation. The whole block housing spyware, tracking software, etc. MyPoints is developed by cybercriminals interested in gaining benefit or wreaking havoc, so it is better to setup antivirus tools to remove threat. A user can get dirty with MyPoints through via free of charge software or shareware. With MyPoints there is no symbol that the program is installed and of course it don't have de-installation routine, so MyPoints removal is hard without specialized fix tool.

MyPoints intrusion method

MyPoints gets installed on your PC along with free software. MyPoints copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is Ruby14.exe . Sometimes it creates new startup key with name MyPoints and value Ruby14.exe . You can also find it in your processes list with name Ruby14.exe or MyPoints. Also, it can create folder with name MyPoints under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation MyPoints starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove MyPoints immediately.

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* Removes all files created by MyPoints.

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* Removes all files created by MyPoints.

* Removes all registry entries created by MyPoints.

* Fixes browser redirection and hijack if needed.

* "Toolbar Remover" tool will help you get rid of unwanted browser extensions.

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How to remove MyPoints manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with MyPoints, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by MyPoints.

To get rid of MyPoints, you should:

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1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

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Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use MyPoints Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:

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3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

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Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use MyPoints Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall MyPoints related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for MyPoints entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If MyPoints won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use MyPoints Removal Tool.

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Windows 8

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate MyPoints or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

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Windows 7

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find MyPoints

  • Click Uninstall button.

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Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find MyPoints related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Remove MyPoints extension from your browsers

MyPoints in some cases can create browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option "Toolbar Remover" under "Tools" in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to MyPoints. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with SpyHunter or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:

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Internet Explorer

  • While in Internet Explorer click cogwheel icon in the top right corner

  • In the menu choose the Manage Add-ons

  • Select Toolbar and Extension tab.

  • Choose MyPoints or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective MyPoints removal use MyPoints Removal Tool.

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Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.

  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/

  • In the list of add-ons find MyPoints and click recycle bin icon.

  • Confirm MyPoints removal.

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Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extension locate MyPoints.

  • Click Remove button near it.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like MyPoints are very wide-spread, and unfortunatelly many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use SpyHunter, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like MyPoints.

Information provided by: Aleksei Abalmasov

Here are the descriptions of problems connected with MyPoints and Ruby14.exe we received earlier:

Problem Summary: Can't Remove Mypoints

I have removed the toolbar. But everytime I am on the internet to automatically goes to search. Or I'll be on a website looking and all of the sudden it will go to the searches.

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

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