Guide to Remove Ads by OpenCandy Manually

March 25, 2015


Information of OpenCandy Virus

OpenCandy is created by cyber criminals to collect benefit by illegal means. If you have seen a lot of annoying advertisements by OpenCandy on the screen, it is obvious that your computer has been infected by OpenCandy, which has been identified as an adware. The the true purpose of this adware is to transfer to users ‘ web traffic to the sponsored Web sites, record users ‘ browsing information and collect income if pay-per-click way. Therefore, you’d better be careful with OpenCandy adware.

Once OpenCandy is inside the computer, it keeps generating endless pop-ups on the screen, which are marked with “ads by OpenCandy” or other “by the text”. Those ads sponsored by OpenCandy are quite malicious and dangerous. If you click on any of them, you will be taken to a new page that displays more annoying ads. The worst thing is that these ads may contain other malicious software like Ad. directrev. com or euromillionairesystem. tv which can enter the system and cause harm to the system.

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Besides, due to OpenCandy adware, you can suffer from privacy expose problem because this adware is able to record your daily browsing information and collect some important information, such as passwords, user names, and banking information. Hence, for this, you should know that OpenCandy is a rather malicious program and you should get rid of it immediately.

Screenshot of OpenCandy Pop-up:

What injury OpenCandy will result in the system:

1. OpenCandy will make changes to DNS data and other system settings.
2. OpenCandy will add a lot of unwanted ads to all your browsers.
3. OpenCandy will automatically install additional software and add-ons to your PC.
4. OpenCandy will redirect you to dubious websites that may contain viruses.
5. will reduce system resources and make your PC run slowly.

1. Get Rid of Adware Automatically & Permanently (Recommended)

If you do not have sufficient computer skills and time to delete this virus, please use this powerful Automatic Virus Removal Tool to remove the virus and fix the problem:

Step 1: Remove the OpenCandy related programs from your computer

By following the first part of instructions, you will be able to trace and completely get rid of the intruders and disturbances:

  1. To terminate OpenCandy application from the system, use the instructions which suit you:

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  • Windows 8: Have the cursor of the mouse moved to the right side, edge. Choose Search and start searching “control panel”. The other way to get there is to make a right click on the hot corner in left (simply, Start button) and go for Control Panel selection.

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As you get into Control Panel, then look for Programs section and choose Uninstall a program.  In case your Control Panel is in Classic View, you should press twice on Programs and Features.

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When Programs and Features/Uninstall a Program Windows appears, take a look at the list provided, find and  uninstall one or all the programs found:

  • OpenCandy; HD-Total-Plus; RemoveThaeAdAopp; UTUobEAdaBlock; SafeSaver; SupTab;
  • ValueApps; Lollipop; Software Updated Version; DP1815; Video Player; Convert Files for Free;
  • Plus-HD 1.3; BetterSurf; Trusted Web; PassShow; LyricsBuddy-1; Yupdate4.flashplayes.info 1.2;
  • Media Player 1.1; Savings Bull; Feven Pro 1.1; Websteroids; Savings Bull; HD-Plus 3.5; Re-markit.

Additionally, you should uninstalled any application which was installed short time ago. In order to find those recently installed applcations, press on Installed On section and here investigate programs based on the dates it were installed. Take a better look at that list once again and uninstall any unfamiliar program.
It can also happen that you may not find any of the above listed programs which you were advised to uninstall. If you realize that you do not recognize any unreliable and unseen programs, follow the next steps in this uninstallation guide.

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Step 2: Uninstall OpenCandy pop-ups from browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome

Delete OpenCandy pop-up ads from Internet Explorer

By relying on the provided tips you can have your browsres brought back to the normal state.  Here are the tips for Internet Explorer:

  1. Go to Internet Explorer, press on the gear icon (right side). Find yourself on Internet Options.
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  2. In this section, press on Advanced tab, and continue with Reset.
    reset-button-Internet-Explorer Guide to Remove Ads by OpenCandy Manually
  3. As you are in Reset Internet Explorer settings section, go for Delete personal settings box, and move forward to Reset.
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  4. As you see that the task is being finished, choose Close selection, for actions to be confirmed. ” To finish, close and reopen the browser.

Eliminate OpenCandy pop-up ads from Mozilla Firefox

If Mozilla Furefox browser on your system is somehow broken because of the entrance of viruses, you should restrore it. Restoring in other words means resetting browser to its primary state. Do not be worry as your personal selection on the browser will be safe, e.g. history, bookmarks, passwords and etc.

  1. While you are on Firefox, press on Firefox button, move through Help menu and choose Troubleshooting Information.
    Firefox-Troubleshooting-Information Guide to Remove Ads by OpenCandy Manually
  2. While on this page, choose Reset Firefox (on the right).
    Reset-Firefox Guide to Remove Ads by OpenCandy Manually
  3. Carry on with Reset Firefox in the apperaing window.
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  4. Now, the browser will be restored to its default settings. When the process is finished, you will see the list of the data imported. Approve by choosing Finish.

Important: As the browser restore was conducted, be informed that the old profile of Firefox will be saved in the folder Old Firefox Data located on your system‘s desktop. You may need this folder or you may just remove it as it owns your private data. In case the reset was not successful, have your important files copied from the mentioned folder back.

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Remove OpenCandy pop-up ads from Google Chrome

  1. Find and press on Chrome menu button (browser toolbar) and then choose Tools. Continue with Extensions.

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  1. In this tab, delele ane unfamiliar plugins by pressing on the icon of trash can. Importantly, have all or one of these programs removed: OpenCandy, HD-Total-Plus, SafeSaver, DP1815, Video Player, Convert Files for Free, Plus-HD 1.3, BetterSurf, Media Player 1.1, PassShow, LyricsBuddy-1, Yupdate4.flashplayes.info 1.2, Media Player 1.1, Savings Bull, Feven Pro 1.1, Websteroids, Savings Bull, HD-Plus 3.5.

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