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Saturday, January 4, 2014

Uninstall ShopDrop Manually - How to Remove ShopDrop?

What is ShopDrop?

ShopDrop is a variant of safesaver. Like safesaver, ShopDrop inserts its ads into every webpage. Thus, you will get ads by ShopDrop bombarded all the time as long as you are online. These ads are sponsored to prompt products like Fashion Apron and lady fashions. Cyber criminals make profit by your every clicking. You are advised to get away from those ads since they may redirect you to malicious or spam websites. As we all know, adware usually disguises itself as a browser extension to attach itself on the browser. Thus, it starts up at the same time the hacked browser starts up. Victims tried to delete the nasty adware via uninstalling the related extension. However, it didn’t work and it comes back as they didn’t do anything.

Besides, you may be also suffered from re-directs. Some works on the webpage are underlined. Once you locate your mouse on it, you are redirected to malicious domains or spam websites. You may also notice that your homepage is redirected to www. ShopDrop.com. Even though you have reset your homepage or uninstalling and reinstalling your browser, your homepage is still hacked by ShopDrop. How bad it is that you will never get your homepage back.

Dangers by ShopDrop

1) System crash may happen randomly.

2) Your browsing history and private information may be collected for marketing.
3) It may pop up more and more frequently together with extra adware.
4) Default browser settings such as search engine and homepage will be altered.

Efficient Removal Solution Details

Solution 1: Remove ShopDrop Manually

A: Go to Control Panel and delete ShopDrop from Add & Remove program
1. Click on the Start button. This is the small round button with the Windows flag in the lower left corner.
2. Click on the Control Panel menu option.
3. Click on Program
4. Click Add & Remove Program
5. Find ShopDrop list and select Remove
6. Press the Apply button and then the OK button.

B: Show all hidden files
1. Close all programs so that you are at your desktop.
2. Click on the Start button. This is the small round button with the Windows flag in the lower left corner.
3. Click on the Control Panel menu option.
4. When the control panel opens click on the Appearance and Personalization link.
5. Under the Folder Options category, click on Show Hidden Files or Folders.
6. Under the Hidden files and folders section select the radio button labeled Show hidden files, folders, or drives.
7. Remove the checkmark from the checkbox labeled Hide protected operating system files (Recommended).
8. Press the Apply button and then the OK button.

C: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL combination to open the Windows Task Manager. Click on the “Processes” tab, search ShopDrop then right-click it and select “End Process” key.


D: Click “Start” button and selecting “Run.” Type “regedit” into the box and click “OK” to delete all ShopDrop registries


HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Random’
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Random
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” =Random

E: Remove all ShopDrop associated files
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\random

 F: Restart your computer to check if the virus in completely removed.

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Solution 2: Remove ShopDrop automatically (with SpyHunter)

Step A. Download removal tool SpyHunter

1) Click here or the icon below to download SpyHunter automatically.

2) Follow the instructions to install SpyHunter
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spyhunter setup

spyhunter setup

Step B. Run SpyHunter to block ShopDrop

Run SpyHunter and click "Malware Scan" button to scan your computer, after detect this unwanted program, clean up relevant files and entries completely.

 spyhunter3 scan

Step C. Restart your computer to take effect.

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