What is GoSave?

If you are experiencing a lot of advertisement of any kind in your web browser, that means your computer is infected with an adware. There are a lot of adware on the internet, but in this case we’ll discuss GoSave adware. If you see pop-up ads, box with advertisement on the webpages, in-text ads with “Ads by GoSave”, “Brought to you by GoSave“, “Powered by GoSave“, “Ads powered by GoSave“ or “RocketTab powered by GoSave“ title, then you’ve come to the right place. Let’s explain how to remove GoSave adware from your computer and web browser.

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You should know that GoSave generates revenue on annoying advertisement on the computer and web browsers. GoSave displays pop-up, in-text, banner and any other intrusive advertisement on all the webpages you visit, corrupting your work in browser and internet surfing. That’s why we strongly recommend you to remove GoSave adware as soon as possible!

Most of the advertisement leads you to suspicious domains and far from safe websites where you can get infected with some other adware or malware. More than that, GoSave is tracking your personal data like IP address, browser activity history, searching results and other information concerning your activity in web browser. This data could be shared with third-party companies and misused to generate revenue.

The best solution of this problem is to download SpyHunter removal tool – it will completely remove GoSave adware from your computer, thus free you from all annoying ads in your web browser.

How GoSave infects your PC?

The most usual way of getting GoSave on your computer is so called bundling method. Bundling method – this method is the most common in adware and malware distribution. Developers of such afware enclose it with some free software applications. The user downloads the program and install it, but the malicious program is also getting into your system.

How to remove GoSave from your computer?

The best and easiest way to remove GoSave from your computer is to use special anti-malware program that has this threat in its database. The program is fully automated, all you need to do is to download and install it. Once you’ve installed anti-malware application, it will scan your system and remove all the threats.

SpyHunter 4 – it scans your computer and detects GoSave, then removes it with all of the related malicious files, folders and registry keys. One of the best features of this program – large threat’s database. After deep scanning of your system, it will easily find and delete GoSave. Use this removal tool to get rid of GoSave for FREE.
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Malwarebytes Antimalware – this program may help you to get rid of GoSave. It can find malicious program that is corrupting your system and clean up junk files after removal.
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Solution for a Mac users: There are a lot of options on any kind of Mac computer to remove applications. Still, not all the applications can be completely deleted using these default options. Malware are too stubborn to be removed, more than that, it is created this way, created to be hard to get rid of it. In many cases you can’t uninstall them using standard Mac options. That’s why the best and easiest way to get rid of GoSave on your Mac computer is to use special program, like CleanMyMac.

CleanMyMac – it scans your Mac computer and detects all the files of GoSave application, then removes it with the related malicious files, folders and registry keys. After deep scanning of your system, it will easily find and delete GoSave. Use this removal tool to scan you computer for FREE.
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Malwarebytes Antimalware for Mac – this program will help you to get rid of GoSave. It can find malicious program that is corrupting your system and clean up junk files after removal.
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How to remove GoSave manually

Step 1: Remove GoSave from Control Panel

In order to get rid of GoSave, first thing you need to do is to uninstall malicious program from your computer. When removing GoSave, try to find suspicious recently installed programs and delete them too, as it’s pretty common that any malware comes with some other unwanted programs.

Windows XP:

  1. Select Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then choose Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Search for GoSave.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Select Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Choose Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find GoSave and choose Uninstall.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Select Search.
  3. After that choose Apps.
  4. Next Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find GoSave, select it and choose Uninstall.

Windows 10:

  1. Click on the Start button (or press the Windows key) to open the Start menu, then select Settings at the top.
  2. Choose App & features on the left menu.
  3. On the right side, find GoSave and select it, then click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Click on Uninstall to confirm.

Mac OSX:

  1. Open Finder.
  2. Select Applications in the Finder menu.
  3. Search for GoSave or GoSave Uninstaller, then choose it and follow instructions.
  4. Drag malicious application from the Applications folder to the Trash.

Note: If you can’t find required program, sort programs by date in Control panel and search for suspicious recently installed programs. If you still can’t locate any suspicious program or not sure what some application is for, we advise you to use SpyHunter free scanner in order to track down what malicious program is infecting your system.

GoSave won’t uninstall

There are a lot of options in any Windows version for removing applications. Still, not all the programs can be completely deleted using these options. Adware and other Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) are too stubborn to be removed, more than that, they are created this way, created to be hard to get rid of them. That’s why sometimes you can’t uninstall them using standard Windows options. You’ll could get this message: “You do not have sufficient access to uninstall GoSave. Please, contact your system administrator.” To remove stubborn GoSave, use Safe Mode:

For Windows XP, Vista, 7

  1. Turn off your PC;
  2. Turn it on and immediately press F8 button;
  3. You’ll see Advanced Boot Options menu;
  4. Select Safe Mode with arrow buttons;
  5. In Safe Mode navigate to Control Panel, then choose Uninstall a program and remove “GoSave”.

For Windows 8/8.1 and 10

  1. Press the Win+R buttons, type msconfig in box and press Enter;
  2. Choose Boot tab, and click on Safe Boot check box;
  3. Select the type of Safe Mode: Minimal or Network;
  4. Press OK and reboot your PC;
  5. In Safe Mode navigate to Control Panel, then choose Uninstall a program and remove “GoSave”.

You can also perform Clean Boot. You need to turn off all the startup programs that may be the reason why the program won’t uninstall.

  1. Press Windows + R;
  2. In the Run window type msconfig;
  3. Choose Services section;
  4. Find Hide all Microsoft services line, tick the box;
  5. The click Disable all;
  6. Return back to General section;
  7. Find the line Selective startup and untick the box Load startup items;
  8. Select Apply, then OK;
  9. Reboot your PC;
  10. Remove GoSave from Control Panel.

Step 2: Remove GoSave from browsers

Once you’ve uninstalled the application, remove GoSave from your web browser. You need to search for recently-installed suspicious addons and extensions.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Choose Tools.
  4. Select Extensions.
  5. Search for GoSave.
  6. Select the trash can icon to remove it.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Push Shift + Ctrl + A.
  3. Select GoSave.
  4. Choose Disable or Remove option.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Choose Manage Add-ons option.
  4. Click Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Next select Disable GoSave.
  6. Choose More information link in the left-bottom corner.
  7. Click Remove button.
  8. If this button is grayed out – perform alternative steps.

Safari:

  1. Open Safari
  2. Choose Safari menu.
  3. Select Extensions.
  4. Search for suspicious and unknown extensions that may be related to GoSave.
  5. Choose Uninstall button to remove it.

Step 4: Resetting your browser search and homepage settings

To be sure that there is nothing left behind, we recommend you to reset your browser. It will restore your browser settings to default.

Reset browser settings in Google Chrome:

  1. Click the Chrome menu (3 bar button) in the top right corner.
  2. Choose Settings.
  3. Click Show advanced settings.
  4. Go to Reset browser settings section.
  5. Click Reset browser settings.
  6. In the dialog that appears, click Reset.

Reset browser settings in Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Go to Help.
  3. Go to Troubleshooting information.
  4. Click Reset Firefox… button.

Reset browser settings in Internet Explorer:

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on the cogwheel in the right upper corner.
  3. Click Internet options.
  4. Got to Advanced tab.
  5. Click Reset button.
  6. Put a tick near Delete personal settings checkbox.
  7. Click Reset button.

Reset browser setting in Safari:

  1. Open Safari.
  2. Select Safari menu.
  3. Choose Reset Safari….
  4. Click Reset button.

Step 5: Remove following files and folders of GoSave:

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