SlimPrice was developed by First Offerz Ltd as a special program that helps users to save time and money, using the deals and special offers that shows this browser add-on in the form of ads boxes on different websites and pop-ups. This browser extension is able to be installed into Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer. But in reality this program is considered to be adware that means that SlimPrice can compromise your security and privacy. Your personal information can be stolen by adware and sent to the third parties who will use it in their malicious intentions. If you want to remove SlimPrice right now, then you are welcome to read this article till the end and find the needed removal method.
Main features of Spyhunter 4:
- Eliminates all elements generated by SlimPrice.
- Can fix browser problems and protect browser settings.
- Has System and Network Guards, so you can forget about malware.
What is SlimPrice?
SlimPrice is a browser add-on that may be downloaded by a user, but also can be a bundled program to free program. The program demonstrates numerous advertising information in the form of irksome pop-ups. Some users do not like its work or are surprised that it is in the system at all. So, SlimPrice is the unwanted browser add-ons that should be removed from thePC.
1. Install SlimPrice Removal Tool:
Step 1. Click Start
Step 2. Choose Control Panel
Step 3. Find and highlight the unwanted program and click Uninstall
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Uninstall SlimPrice from Firefox:
- Help=>Troubleshooting Information
- Reset Firefox
Delete SlimPrice from IE:
- Run inetcpl.cpl
- Delete Personal Settings=>Reset=>Close
Remove SlimPrice from Google Chrome:
- C:\Users\”your username”\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application\User Data
- Rename Default folder to Default2
- Open Google Chrome
- Do not open Opera
- Remove Profile and Cache folders in:
- C:\Users\User_Name\AppData\Roaming\Opera Software\Opera Stable
- C:\Users\User_Name\AppData\Local\Opera Software\Opera Stable
- Open Opera
- Open your browser
- Settings->Reset Safari
Every user should realize that all the browser add-ons including SlimPrice, no matter if they are helpful, are the vulnerabilities for every browser where they are installed. The browser vendors produce systematic updates, due to which the safety of the browser is absolute. The presence of any extension can put the browser security at stake. And, as a result, some online offenders can use your PC or thieve your personal data. If you are not able to picture your browser without browser extensions, then I suggest to download browser programs from well-known software vendors only, may be it will promote you to keep your system secure. But you should understand that it is better not to have any extensions at all.
It is important to be aware that any installed browser add-on has the permission to collect your private information that you enter when fill in some forms on-line. This information, including your phone number, your name, your email, etc.) can be delivered to some advertising agencies. Be provident downloading any browser add-ons and do not download them, if there is not a true want in it.
SlimPrice is a promotional add-on that adds some other dangers. Is there any assurance that the deals are 100% real? No doubt, no. So, you should not trust the ads and its coupons. Also you should not click the links of the demonstrated promotions for they can be malicious and so, as a result, you can get a dangerous viral program in your system.
(Potentially unwanted software)
|Removal From Browsers||35,5%|
|Removal with Free Antivirus||42,4%|
|Removal with Spyhunter||95%|
|Infected computers (USA)||0,003%|
|Infected computers (Europe)||0,0001%|
|Browser Infection Probability||50,3%|
SlimPrice like other adware programs has some principal symptoms that will help you to define if your PC is infected with it or not. Here is the list of them:
- Many ads and pop-ups shown by SlimPrice
- Very slow computer
- Antivirus program finds some viruses
- Changes in your browser (toolbars, homepage, search engine)
- Search results are hijacked
- SlimPrice creates its files, DIRS and registry entries
Manual and Automatic Removal Methods?
Manual removal method that you can execute to delete SlimPrice from browsers are secure and not so complicated as you might think. Possibly, only automatic way of removal is easier. This removal way is very effective since the browser creators worry about your right to install or uninstall any browser add-ons. This way of removal will let you to delete all the undesirable browser extensions and ads will not exasperate you any more. But at times, using this way of removal users notice that the program returns to the browser and they need to perform any other methods to uninstall it.
Still the manual method that tells you to delete the files and registry items is the most dangerous one. If you venture to use this removal technique, in this situation you should retain just one simple rule: do not forget to produce the backup of the registry. Also this technique should be performed just by the user that realizes what and why he has to delete.In case you will delete several files or registry keys and values that do not pertain to SlimPrice, then your system will not start next time. Specialists will not be mistaken and can enjoy the effectiveness of the manual technique.
Automatic way of removal is the method when a user installs any removal tool to solve the issue. This method refers to the most harmless and powerful. It is also the easiest one. You should just find the antivirus program that has SlimPrice in its signature base. This method is more advantageous because you will install the antivirus that will defend the PC from the future possible computer infections.
Concerning the sums of money that users may pay for the removal of the virus I should say that some methods are 100% free, for example manual removal from browsers, manual professional removal (in the case if you will do it by yourselves), free antivirus software and the removal from Control Panel. But not all of them are effective. The information about the effectiveness of these uninstall techniques I describe in the table that is called ‘Removal methods statistics’, you can see it below. Speaking about the paid techniques of virus removal, I should enumerate the Computer Repair Shop Service and paid Antivirus program.
These methods are the most efficient. In spite of the great difference in the price (Repair Shop service depends on the complexity of the issue and may cost up to $300, but paid antivirus costs up to $60) these methods are almost equal in the effectiveness and in the results. I should also notice that paid antiviruses always has support service (often free) that will solve your problem like in an expensive computer repair shop.
Removal methods statistics
|Removal method||Price||Effectiveness||Safety||Needed Time|
|Computer Repair Shop||$130-$230||+++||+++||up to 4 days|
|Paid Antivirus||$40-80||+++||+++||up to 1 hour|
|$0||+/-||+/-||up to 3 hours|
|From Control Panel||$0||+/-||++||up to 1 hour|
|Manual Removal (Professional)||$0||+||–||up to 4
|Removal from browsers||$0||+/-||+/-||up to 1 hour|
There are many helpful utilities and other antispyware software that can be installed to uninstall SlimPrice and you can use any of them, but I suggest you Spyhunter. This program is the best SlimPrice Removal Tool in my opinion. Removing the add-on you also will have the opportunity to protect your computer.
Spyhunter is a utility written by Enigma Software. It implements antispyware and antimalware characteristics, thus there are no viral items that cannot be eliminated with it. Spyhunter has a regularly updated base of signatures that protects your computer from various zero-day computer threats.
Then recent version of Spyhunter not only vary its interface to more handy and pretty, but also the program does not conflict with other antimalware programs that you can have. Also this program works quicker and protects better.
Spyhunter gives real-time protection, has Integrated SpyHunter Compact OS that let to uninstall the most stubborn malware examples and the dependable live technical support. Spyhunter is compatible with Windows 98/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Seven/8, it needs 256 MB of RAM, 75 MB of available hard disk space.
How to use Spyhunter
First you should download Spyhunter in your system. You can use the download link from this post. Next you should install Spyhunter like every antispyware utilities. I believe that this antivirus tool can be installed easily and it will be clear for many foreign users because of the plentiful languages that you can choose. This makes Spyhunter almost unconditional leader among all other world antimalware programs.
When Spyhunter is installed, you should install its updates it, if the program doesn’t do it by itself when you start it for the first time. When the utility is updated you should start the Scan. In most common case it is enough to start fast scan in order to determine and delete all the viruses and unwanted objects in the system.
View the list of the found viruses when the scan will be ready. If you find some useful for you utilities in the list, then you should eliminate the tick near it, otherwise Spyhunter will delete the program. It refers to the uncommon and special utilities that users download for their work. But generally, you need not remove any ticks. Thereafter you need to click Fix Threats button. If you have already had the license key, then the viruses will be removed. In case you did not, you will have the opportunity to pay for the license key.
This guide has a few methods to uninstall SlimPrice, I hope, they helped you and the unwanted browser add-on is deleted. Nevertheless your computer is at stake every day and so it needs protection. I suggest you to install an antivirus program that will guard your computer every day and will scan your PC at least once a week The installed antimalware software should have a large virus database and everyday updates. The best antivirus tools has real-time protection. It is the protection that is able to find computer threats on the PC when it is just attempting to infect your PC.
Spyhunter conforms to all the enumerated claims. So, I think it is able to defense the computer better than any other and however it can give a real-time barrier to all the modern computer threats. This program with understandable interface will do a scan for you. It will show all the computer infections and even all the possibly unwanted programs. If you downloaded any functional program for your work, but Spyhunter reveals it as the undesirable software, but you are perfectly certain that this program cannot be dangerous, so you can refer it to Exclusions and Spyhunter will not uninstall it and never will determine it as a virus again. If you need to scan just one file, so you can select Custom Scan feature. You can also use Process Guard or Registry Guard of the software for your accommodation.
I also want to provide you with some useful actions that will protect your computer from SlimPrice and other computer threats in the future:
- Do not install any free of charge software from unknown developers. If you do not like to pay for browser add-ons, then you should be very careful during the installation of this software. You should not overlook the checkbox (usually small letters somewhere in the corner) that is responsible for the download of any other free programs. You should uncheck this checkbox.
- Do not open any malicious websites (porn, for adults, websites of unknown free software), they usually contain some trojans or other types of malicious programs.
- Do not use torrents or other sharing web services, because you can download virus instead of the wanted file.
- Do not double-click archive send per email from unknown people. It can be malicious.
- Install any antivirus software and scan your system at least once a week.
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