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Threat's profile Threat indicator: HIGH

Name of the threat:Solid Savings

Command or file name:SolidSavings.exe

Threat type:Adware

Affected OS:Win32/Win64 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Affected browsers:Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

Solid Savings adware may seem a very helpful browser add-on, because it shows different advertising pop-ups, and helps to save money, but actually it is an undesired program that should be removed from your computer. Solid Savings adware can be installed in the system without users’ participation or together with any freeware downloaded from malicious websites. The program begin to perform its function, when the user visits any web store, so Solid Savings adware begin to show the most tempting deals and offers. If the user will click on the pop-up window, then the creators of Solid Savings adware will get their earnings. So, if you do not want to fund adware creators, you should remove Solid Savings adware.


Solid Savings intrusion method

Solid Savings

Solid Savings installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Solid Savings). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Solid Savings copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is SolidSavings.exe. Then it creates new startup key with name Solid Savings and value SolidSavings.exe. You can also find it in your processes list with name SolidSavings.exe or Solid Savings. Also, it can create folder with name Solid Savings under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. If you have further questions about Solid Savings, please ask below. You can use programs to remove Solid Savings from your browsers below.


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How to remove Solid Savings manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Solid Savings, 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 Solid Savings.

To get rid of Solid Savings, you should:

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

  • Solid Savings-bg.exe
  • Solid Savings.dll
  • Solid Savings.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • Updater26278.exe

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 Solid Savings Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

2. Delete the following malicious folders:

  • %APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\gb5e8gtn.default\extensions\9518042e-7ad6-4dac-b377-056e28d00c8f@f1cc0a13-4df1-4d66-938f-088db8838882.com\
  • %LOCAL_APPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cijeeimilokkhlfjombmalgpabbonmah\
  • %LOCAL_APPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\databases\chrome-extension_cijeeimilokkhlfjombmalgpabbonmah_0\
  • %LOCAL_APPDATA%\Updater26278\
  • %PROGRAMFILES%\Solid Savings\

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

  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110211621178}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{22222222-2222-2222-2222-220222622278}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{55555555-5555-5555-5555-550255625578}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{66666666-6666-6666-6666-660266626678}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{44444444-4444-4444-4444-440244624478}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0026278.BHO
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0026278.Sandbox
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects
    \{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110211621178}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Solid Savings
  • Key: HKCU\Software\Crossrider
  • Key: HKCU\Software\Cr_Installer
  • Key: HKCU\Software\InstalledBrowserExtensions\215 Apps
  • Key: HKCU\Software\Solid Savings
  • Key: HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
    Value: Updater26278.exe

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 Solid Savings Removal Tool for safe problem solution.


Uninstall Solid Savings related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Solid Savings 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 Solid Savings 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 Solid Savings 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 Solid Savings under 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 programs that can be connected with Solid Savings 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 entries related to Solid Savings
  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start
  • In the menu choose Control Panel
  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.
  • Find Solid Savings related entries.
  • Click Remove button.

Remove Solid Savings related extensions from your browsers

Solid Savings in some cases can be accompanied with browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option Toolbar Remover under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to Solid Savings. 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 the Manage Add-ons
  • Select Toolbar and Extension tab.
  • Choose add-on possibly related to Solid Savings or other related adware BHO.
  • Click Disable button.

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

Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.
  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/
  • In the list of add-ons find related to Solid Savings and click recycle bin icon.
  • Confirm Solid Savings removal.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox
  • In the address bar type about:addons
  • Click Extensions tab.
  • In the list of extension locate ones related to Solid Savings.
  • Click Remove button near it.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like Solid Savings are very widespread and, unfortunately, many anti-virus programs 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 anti-virus programs and creates additional shield against threats like Solid Savings.


Here are the descriptions of problems connected with Solid Savings and SolidSavings.exe we received earlier:

Problem Summary: Solid Savings on my computer

The ads started popping last night. I looked thru my program list and sure enough, I found Solid Savings. I googled to find out how to get rid of it. I've tried your download twice and get no results. I hesitate to download Chrome or Firefox.

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: Cannot remove Solid Savings even with the tool

I downloaded the removal tool and it still will not let me remove Solid Savings!!!!
PLEASE REMOVE Solid Savings from my computer ASAP

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: Unwanted ads

I am always getting solid savings coupons and don't want to deal with any advertisements or ads anymore. I'm so tired of ads coming up everytime I click on anything please take them all off my computer. I do NOT want to deal with any more coupons or ads.....

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: solid savings ads

there is an extension in google chrome that keeps putting ads on all my websites. I cant remove it because theres no option to remove it

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: cannot opt out

i have tried 25 times to opt out by putting in the 2 words and it tells me i entered it incorrectly

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

Problem Summary: can't download

I am trying to get rid of the solid savings virus. I came to this site but can't download the removal tool that you offer. I thought I was downloading an update but ended up with this virus. I tried to uninstall it but am told I need system administrator authority. I am the only user on this computer. Any help you can give me would be appreciated. Thank you

Problem was successfully solved. Ticket was closed.

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