Steps to Get Rid of Ads by GamerHippo Thoroughly

August 27, 2015

GamerHippo is an advertising platform that has been put in the category of adware. As a typical adware, GamerHippo share the some evil traits as other adware programs. Therefore, if you have a little knowledge of adware characteristic, you should know how annoying GamerHippo is. The most typical trait of this adware is that it keep displaying countless annoying ads on users’ browsers including Safari, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, as well as Mozilla Firefox.

You may see that the GamerHippo ads are some game ads, which seem so funny that you may be tricked to want to play the games and click on the ads. Once you click on the ads by GamerHippo, there will be other suspicious extensions or plug-ins installing to your system automatically. The plug-ins and extensions that drop by GamerHippo will record your daily browsing activities and collect the data that it thinks it is important. Base on the data it collects, GamerHippo provides you with attractive information.

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GamerHippo is able to decrease the system running speed by dropping many junk files to consume the system resources. The longer you keep this adware inside your system, the more junk files it can drop to the system. Therefore, to keep your system clean and remove all annoying ads, you must remove GamerHippo completely from your machine.

GamerHippo Screenshot:

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

If you don’t have enough computer techniques and time to remove this virus, please use this powerful Automatic Virus Removal Tool to remove the virus and fix the problem:

Step 1: Remove the GamerHippo 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 GamerHippo application from the system, use the instructions which suit you:

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  • Windows XP/Vista/7: Choose Start button, and then go for Control Panel.

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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.
  • Download Removal Toolto remove GamerHippo

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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:

  • GamerHippo; 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.

 

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

Delete GamerHippo 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. Download Removal Toolto remove GamerHippo
  3. In this section, press on Advanced tab, and continue with Reset.
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  4. As you are in Reset Internet Explorer settings section, go for Delete personal settings box, and move forward to Reset.
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  5. 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 GamerHippo 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.
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  2. While on this page, choose Reset Firefox (on the right).
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  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.

Remove GamerHippo 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: GamerHippo, 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.
  2. Download Removal Toolto remove GamerHippo

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