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Plus-HD Adware Removal (Uninstall Guide)

Plus-HD is an advertising platform, usually appearing after adware infection. Once this app is installed users will be presented with various  pop-ups, coupons each time the internet browser is used. Plus-HD is capable of infiltrating all major internet browsers such as Chrome, Firefox and IE. This advertising platform is not only annoying, but potentially dangerous too. As a result,  it is best if you removed it right away.

Plus-HD adware

The commercial material provided by Plus-HD is not very flashy. Sometimes it’s just a banner. Nevertheless, when this kind of advertising platforms are installed it‘s just a matter of time till real problems occur.

The ads and coupons displayed by Plus-HD are created in order to generate web traffic for specific webpages. The creators of the advertising platform get a certain amount of money for each click on the ad, if the promoted webpage implicated pay-per-click method. Users are not recommended to click on any of the provided links and ads because they might end up in a malware containing webpage. This might result in malware infection, which usually cause more damage than these annoying advertising platforms like Plus-HD itself.

Nowadays a lot of corrupted websites use the drive-by-download method to drop Trojans or viruses on a computer of an unsuspecting user. That‘s why user should never trust the links provided by random advertising platforms. Plus-HD should be removed as soon as possible. After that, it is advised to scan your PC with anti-spyware or anti-virus software, to see if your computer was not infected with other malware.

Automatic Plus-HD Adware Removal

Download and install SpyHunter to detect Plus-HD Adware and remove it.

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Windows XP/Vista/7/8. Internet Explorer 6.0 or later

  1. Install SpyHunter by double-clicking the downloaded file. Follow the on-screen instructions
  2. SpyHunter will automatically scan and detect threats

Learn more about SpyHunter (EULA) and How to Install | Uninstall Instructions

Note: download size is 3.0 MB. SpyHunter trial version offers an unlimited number of scans and detections. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.

Manual Plus-HD Adware removal

Important Note: Plus-HD can be removed manually, however any mistakes can lead your PC to permanent damage of the system. Therefore a manual removal process is highly recommended for IT experts and system administrators. For regular users, FixBrowsers.com team recommends using SpyHunter or any other reputable security application.

1. To remove Plus-HD adware, check your Add/Remove Programs list in Control Panel (Start -> Control Panel -> Add/Remove Programs). In the list search for apps related to “Plus-HD” and then choose ‘Uninstall’.

2. Delete any browser plugin related to “Plus-HD”:

Firefox -> Add-ons -> Extensions.
Google Chrome -> Settings -> Extensions.
Internet Explorer -> Manage add-ons ->Toolbars and Extensions.

3. Delete any folder related to “Plus-HD” from the following folders:

  • %ProgramFiles%
  • %AppData%
  • %ProgramData%
  • %LocalAppData%

 

6 Responses to Plus-HD Adware Removal (Uninstall Guide)

  1. Bryan Bennion says:

    If this doesn’t work the stone age should make a come back.

  2. Jodi says:

    I’ve tried uninstalling in the control panel, but it keeps saying that the browser is unable to process….help??

  3. bEVERLY says:

    I’ve ALSO TRIED UNINSTALLING BUT TO NO AVAIL. PLUS-HD IS STILL IN MY CONTROLL PANEL AND IS NOT UNINSTALLING. CAN YOU PLEASE HELP?

  4. D Petersen says:

    I get the very same error message so I cannot remove the highly irritating program!

  5. J Bert says:

    Looks like Spyhunter did the work.. That evil plusHD was removed finally.. Thanks!

  6. colin shorey says:

    These pop ups are totally irritating.You have done nothing to give acer a good name.How do I get rid of or are you part of the acer installation?

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