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Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Remove faasstssaler 1.4 Extension - Get Rid of faasstssaler 1.4

Know more about Faasstssaler 1.4

Faasstssaler 1.4 is a potentially unwanted extension which can be installed on the computer along with other freeware from the Internet, such as video recording, download-managers or PDF creators. When you install some applications and don't pay attention to the installation process, you may have unwanted program installed on the computer by default. Once faasstssaler 1.4 gets into the computer,  it will change the computer setting by changing the registry entries and browser setting.

Faasstssaler 1.4 will change the browser setting such as default homepage, search engine and new tab. It will make some changes as below:

It displays lots of annoying commercial advertisements;
It compromises the browser and read/modify/adds browser cookies;
It may come with spyware or other privacy-invasive software;
It connects to the Internet in order to request data and download files;
It will to track your computer and steal your personal information.

You can follow the guide below to remove this faasstssaler 1.4. It is suggested to scan your computer with a powerful antivirus program like Spyhunter to check out the problem and remove viruses.

Instructions to Get Rid of Faasstssaler 1.4

Method 1: Faasstssaler 1.4  Manual Deletion

Step 1Open Windows Task Manager and close all the related running processes.

( Methods to open Task Manager: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL or CTRL+SHIFT+ESC or Press the Start button->click on the Run option->Type in taskmgr and press OK.)

Step 2: Remove any infection related program from Control Panel.

Windows Vista and Windows 7

1. Open the Start menu.
2. Click Control Panel and click Uninstall a program.
3. Remove the related programs.

Windows XP

1. Open the Start menu.
2. Click Control Panel and then click Add or Remove Programs.
3. Uninstall related programs.

Windows 8

1. Press Win+R.
2. Type in control panel and click OK.
3. Select Uninstall a program.
4. Remove the related programs.

Step 3: Remove the faasstssaler 1.4 Extensions from your browser

Internet Explorer

1) Open the desktop, and then tap or click the Internet Explorer icon on the taskbar. 
2) Tap or click the Tools button Tools button, and then tap or click Manage add-ons. 
3) Under Show, tap or click All add-ons, and then select the add-on you want to delete. 
4) If the add-on can be deleted, you'll see the Remove option. Tap or click Remove and then tap or click Close.

remove IE add-on 

Google Chrome

1) Click the Chrome menu Chrome menu on the browser toolbar. 
2) Click Tools.
 3) Select Extensions. 
4) Click the trash can icon Remove an extension from Chrome by the extension you'd like to completely remove. 
5) A confirmation dialog appears, click Remove.


Mozilla Firefox 

1) Click the menu button New Fx Menu and choose Add-ons. The Add-ons Manager tab will open. 
2) In the Add-ons Manager tab, select the Extensions or Appearance panel. 
3) Select the add-on you wish to disable. 
4) Click its Disable button. 
5) Click Restart now if it pops up. Your tabs will be saved and restored after the restart. 


Step 4: Go to the Registry Editor and remove all the infection registry entries listed here:

(Steps: Hit Win+R keys and then type regedit in Run box to search)

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search "CustomizeSearch" = "http://www.<random>.com/web/?type=ds&ts=<timestamp>&from=tugs&uid=<hard drive id>&q={searchTerms}"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search "SearchAssistant" = "http://www.<random>.com/web/?type=ds&ts=<timestamp>&from=tugs&uid=<hard drive id>&q={searchTerms}"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes "DefaultScope" = "{33BB0A4E-99AF-4226-BDF6-49120163DE86}"

Step 4- Disable proxy

1. Click on Tools on the menu bar
2. Select Internet options
3. Go to Connections tab
4. Select LAN settings at the bottom of the dialog
5. Under the Proxy sever, untick 'use a proxy server for your LAN (These settings will not apply to dial-up or VPN connections).'
6. Click OK

Method  2: Automatic Removal with SpyHunter

SpyHunter is a world-famous real-time malware protection and removal tool, which is designed to detect , remove and protect your PC from the latest malware attacks, such as Trojans, worms, rootkits, rogue viruses, browser hijacker, ransomware, adware, key-loggers, and so forth. To keep SpyHunter Anti-malware on your computer is an important way to protect your computer in a good condition. Please find the instruction as follow. 

Step 1: Press the following button to download SpyHunter.

Step 2: Save it into your computer and click on the Run choice to install it step by step.

Step 3: Click Finish then you can use it to scan your computer to find out potential threats by pressing Scan computer now!

Step 4: Tick Select all and then Remove to delete all threats.

Guide to download RegCure Pro to optimize PC 

If you are still worried about the left over of Faasstssaler 1.4 and want to clean all the unwanted registry entries,  it is recommended to use RegCure Pro. RegCure Pro is packed with the tools you need to boost your PC’s speed and performance. Featuring an intuitive interface and easy-to-use work flow, RegCure Pro scans common problem areas – and quickly and safely fixes them. As well, it has several tools and features to address other performance and computing issues.

Step 1. Install and launch RegCure Pro on your PC.

Step 2.  Select "Yes" to download and install RegCure Pro.


Step 3. Click "Next" to continue.

Step 4. RegCure Pro will open automatically on your screen.

RegCure Pro

 Step 5. RegCure Pro is scanning your PC for error.

 RegCure Pro2

Step 6. After scanning, choose the issues you want to fix. 


Note: Manual removal Faasstssaler 1.4 refers to key parts of computer system. Any error step may lead to system crash. If you don’t have sufficient expertise in dealing with the manual removal. Install Spyhunter can be your better choice, because it is capable of auto-detecting and removing viruses. You can also Download RegCure Pro to help you remove unneeded registry files and optimize the computer.

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