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* What is VideoSaver

* Download VideoSaver Removal Tool

* Remove VideoSaver manually

* Remove VideoSaver from Google Chrome

* Remove VideoSaver from Mozilla Firefox

* Remove VideoSaver from Internet Explorer

* Uninstall VideoSaver from Windows 10

* Uninstall VideoSaver from Windows 8/8.1

* Uninstall VideoSaver from Windows 7

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

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

VideoSaver intrusion method


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

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Features of Removal Tool

* Removes all files created by VideoSaver.

* Removes all registry entries created by VideoSaver.

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* Can fix browser problems and protect browser settings.

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Features of Stronghold Antimalware

* Removes all files created by VideoSaver.

* Removes all registry entries created by VideoSaver.

* Fixes browser redirection and hijack if needed.

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

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* Manual VideoSaver removal.

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How to remove VideoSaver manually

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

To get rid of VideoSaver, you should:

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

• Uninstall.exe
• VideoSaver 2.0-bg.exe
• VideoSaver 2.0-bho.dll
• VideoSaver 2.0-buttonutil.dll
• VideoSaver 2.0-buttonutil.exe
• VideoSaver 2.0-codedownloader.exe
• VideoSaver 2.0-helper.exe
• VideoSaver 2.0.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 VideoSaver Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

2. Delete the following malicious folders:

• %PROGRAMFILES%\VideoSaver 2.0\

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

  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0046444.BHO
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0046444.BHO.1
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0046444.Sandbox
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0046444.Sandbox.1
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects
  • Key:
    HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\VideoSaver 2.0
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\VideoSaver 2.0
  • Key: HKCU\Software\AppDataLow\Software\VideoSaver 2.0
  • Key: HKCU\Software\Cr_Installer\46444
  • Key: HKCU\Software\InstalledBrowserExtensions\Video-Saver

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 VideoSaver Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall VideoSaver related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for VideoSaver 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 VideoSaver 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 VideoSaver 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 VideoSaver 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 VideoSaver 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 VideoSaver

  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find VideoSaver related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Remove VideoSaver extension from your browsers

VideoSaver 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 VideoSaver. 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 VideoSaver or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

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

Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.

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

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

  • Confirm VideoSaver removal.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extensions locate VideoSaver.

  • Click Remove button near it.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like VideoSaver 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 VideoSaver.

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