Savings App - how to remove this adware?
Savings App is a browser add-on which shows coupon ads when computer users visit online shopping websites, this browser extension is developed by 215 Apps (Excellent Apps), and it can be downloaded from it's homepage or it may install on users computer together with some free software downloaded from the Internet. Notice that while this browser plug-in is not a virus or malware it can be categorized as being adware - when Savings App installs on user's computer it will hijack one's Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla FireFox) and will display deceptive ads (Ads not by this site) and will generate coupon ad pop-ups whenever user visits online shopping websites.
Many computer users report that they haven't installed Savings App, however they see this extension's ads - such situation may occur when Savings App installed on one's Internet browsers together with freeware. Notice that many free software developers are bundling their programs with such unwanted browser add-ons to monetize their free software. Other common source of unwanted browser add-ons is download websites - may of them are using download clients which offer to install additional software on user's computer.
Savings App is not a virus, however it's an unwanted application which is not recommended to have installed on your computer. If you feel that you haven't installed Savings App, but it is present on your computer, in the future you should be more careful when downloading and installing free software. Always closely check every installation step of freeware and opt-out any changes to be made to your Internet browsers. To eliminate Savings App and "Ads not by this site" ads from your Internet browsers follow the provided removal guide.
Savings App removal:
Windows 7 users:
Click "Start" ("Windows Logo" in the bottom left corner of your desktop), choose "Control Panel". Locate "Programs and Features". Look for "SavingsApp" (215 Apps) select this entry and click Uninstall.
Windows XP users:
Click "Start", choose "Settings" and click "Control Panel". Locate and click "Add or Remove Programs". Locate "Programs and Features". Look for "SavingsApp" (215 Apps) select this entry and click Remove.
After uninstalling Savings App scan your computer for any left unwanted components or possible malware infections. Recommended anti-spyware software.
Remove Savings App from browsers:
Video showing how to remove potentially unwanted browser add-ons:
Remove Savings App from Internet Explorer:
Click "Tools" (or gear icon in Internet Explorer 9), select "Manage Add-ons". Look for Excellent Apps related entries (SavingsApp) and disable this entry.
If you continue having problems with removal of Savings App you can reset you Internet Explorer settings to default.
Windows XP users: Click "Start", click "Run", in the opened window type "inetcpl.cpl". In the opened window click on "Advanced" tab, then click Reset.
Windows Vista and Windows 7 users: Click the Windows logo, in the start search box type "inetcpl.cpl" and click enter. In the opened window click on "Advanced" tab, then click Reset.
Remove Savings App from Google Chrome:
Click on a wrench or bars icon (top right of the screen), select "Tools" and click on "Extensions". Locate: "SavingsApp" select this entry and click on a trash can icon.
Remove Savings App from Mozilla FireFox:
Click "Tools" (at the top of the window), select "Add-ons". Click on "Extensions" and disable this add-on: "SavingsApp".
If you continue having problems with removal of Savings App you can reset you Mozilla FireFox settings to default.
Open Mozilla FireFox, at the top left corner of the main window click "FireFox", in the opened drop down menu choose Help and then click on Troubleshooting Information, in the opened window click on "Reset FireFox" button.