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* What is Plus HD

* Download Plus HD Removal Tool

* Remove Plus HD manually

* Remove Plus HD from Google Chrome

* Remove Plus HD from Mozilla Firefox

* Remove Plus HD from Internet Explorer

* Uninstall Plus HD from Windows 10

* Uninstall Plus HD from Windows 8/8.1

* Uninstall Plus HD from Windows 7

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Plus HD



Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

Plus HD intrusion method

Plus HD

Plus HD installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Plus HD). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Plus HD copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is Plus-HD-bho.dll. Sometimes it creates new startup key with name Plus HD and value Plus-HD-bho.dll. You can also find it in your processes list with name Plus-HD-bho.dll or Plus HD. Also, it can create folder with name Plus HD under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation Plus HD starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove Plus HD immediately.

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* Removes all files created by Plus HD.

* Removes all registry entries created by Plus HD.

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* Removes all files created by Plus HD.

* Removes all registry entries created by Plus HD.

* 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 Plus HD manually

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

To get rid of Plus HD, you should:

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

• 30443.crx
• 30443.xpi
• background.html
• Installer.log
• Plus-HD-bg.exe
• Plus-HD-bho.dll
• Plus-HD-buttonutil.dll
• Plus-HD-buttonutil.exe
• Plus-HD-buttonutil64.dll
• Plus-HD-buttonutil64.exe
• Plus-HD-chromeinstaller.exe
• Plus-HD-codedownloader.exe
• Plus-HD-enabler.exe
• Plus-HD-firefoxinstaller.exe
• Plus-HD-helper.exe
• Plus-HD-updater.exe
• Plus-HD.ico

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 Plus HD Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

2. Delete the following malicious folders:


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

  • Key: HKCU\Software\InstalledBrowserExtensions\Plus HD
  • Key: HKCU\Software\Crossrider
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Plus-HD
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0030443.Sandbox.1
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0030443.Sandbox
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0030443.BHO
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0030443.BHO.1
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{44444444-4444-4444-4444-440344044443}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{66666666-6666-6666-6666-660366046643}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{55555555-5555-5555-5555-550355045543}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{22222222-2222-2222-2222-220322042243}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110311041143}

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 Plus HD Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall Plus HD related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Plus HD entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version of Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If Plus HD 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 Plus HD Removal Tool.

Windows 10

  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings

  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column

  • Find Plus HD in the list and click Uninstall button near it.

  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.

Windows 8/8.1

  • 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 Plus HD or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

Windows 7/Vista

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find Plus HD

  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find Plus HD related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Remove Plus HD extension from your browsers

Plus HD 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 Plus HD. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with Removal Tool or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:

Internet Explorer

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

  • In the menu choose Manage Add-ons

  • Select Toolbars and Extensions tab.

  • Choose Plus HD or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

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

Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.

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

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

  • Confirm Plus HD removal.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extensions locate Plus HD.

  • Click Remove button near it.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

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

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Here are the descriptions of problems connected with Plus HD and Plus-HD-bho.dll we received earlier:

Problem Summary: removal tool wont start

i DL the removal tool (not spy thing) and try to start the exe - im getting asked if im admin and i press yes - my screen stays darkend and nothing happens

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: Removing Plus-HD adware

The Plus HD Removal Tool says that it did not find any problem on my PC in automatic mode, however I know I have the Plus HD addon still stuck on my browser. Any help on getting this removed permanently?

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

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