How to remove (uninstall) Like Games

Like Games is an adware program that shows pop-up ads in user's browser. The primary step for this virus is to switch your default homepage and search engine. After that, nothing could prevent Like Games from placing pop-ups on any page.It can hijack Opera,Internet Explorer,Mozilla Firefox,Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge.

Like Games adware

Like Games was, probably installed into computer in addition to other free-ware, which you have found on unprotected site. If you failed to unclick the undesired boxes during installation, you may have agreed to install Like Games and other unwanted tools onto your system. As long as got onto your system, Like Games will shift the browser settings and the settings of the whole laptop as well. If you like shopping, you could decide, that these offers are reliable, but we warn you, that not all offers are useful. It's reasonable to uninstall Like Games and all adware which may have gotten into your computer. If you won't do this, Like Games will give your private information to web-scammers, and they will use it to trick you. This guide comprises all methods, that you need to restore your privity.

 

Suspicious extensions often are mistaken for the good ones. This is so because of their false promises of profit, like useful discounts and incredible offers. Don't be cheated, because Like Games will just live in your computer copying your important info. Even if you won't believe in this, Like Games also puts advertisements in places you don't want them, and even if you try to remove them, any click on the banner sends you to another harmful website. These things will drive you totally mad in 10 minutes! Of course, all of this is done without your acceptance.

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If you have an experience with such programs earlier, it will be easy for you to uninstall this virus by hand. Be sure that you know what to do, because the stable work of your system will depend on you. In case you don't have the skill, try using the trusted tool like Spyhunter, which will clean your computer from suspicious soft.

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Like Games removal instructions

When you will uninstall the malware you not just remove the control it has over your browser, but you uninstall the marketing components of it. When you find the correct folder containing the unwanted program, you need to delete it and start dealing with your browser. Uninstall your browser and then install it again once you end the removal to be sure all its signs are gone. If the removal from browser and the hard drive is complete, check your computer with anti-viral tool.

Brief removal steps

Step 1. Uninstall Like Games from the operation system

Step 2. Remove Like Games from the browser (Google Chrome/Mozilla Firefox/IE/Opera/Safari)

Step 3. Scan computer with antimalware scanner to remove malware completely (optional)

We have two advices for users, who have an adware infection. By hand uninstalling is one of them. And also, it has one main demand: user's strong skills and experience. Net is overwhelmed by unpaid software, which just beg you: try us, we can remove any threat in a few minutes! You can't know of that, until you use them. The highly effective, and at the same time the highly costly method is to use the professional PC-repair services. Professionals will do everything quickly and effectively, but you really don't want to spend that much every time, when you pick up the adware. Lots of people use fee-based anti-malware tools which typically work well.

Advantages of different removal methods

 

How to uninstall Like Games from Windows 7 and Windows XP

1. Uninstall Like Games from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select Like Games and press Uninstall

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

  • C:\Program Files\Like Games
  • C:\ProgramData\Like Games
  • C:\Users\YOUR_USER\AppData\Roaming\Like Games

3. Clean registry:

  • Click Start
  • Type Regedit.exe
  • Search for "Like Games" and delete these elements

 

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How to remove Like Games from Windows 10

1. On the field Search Windows type 'Control Panel'

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select Like Games and press Uninstall

 

How to uninstall from Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by:, select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.

6. Delete Like Games from Control Panel

  • Start
  • Control Panel
  • Programs
  • Programs and Features
  • Uninstall a program
  • Select Like Games and press Uninstall

7. Remove elements like on Win7.

 

How to uninstall Like Games from Mac OS

1. Click Applications in the Finder sidebar

2. Drag unwanted program to the Trash

3. Empty Trash

 

How to delete Like Games from different browsers

How to remove Like Games from Internet Explorer

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Tools
  • Manage add-ons
  • Remove Like Games

Step 2.Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Home page
  • Put “about:blank”

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Tools
  • Internet Options
  • General
  • Tabs

 

How to delete Like Games from Google Chrome

Step 1. Remove add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove Like Games

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Settings
  • On startup
  • Set pages
  • Put “about:blank”

 

How to uninstall Like Games from Mozilla Firefox

Step 1. Delete add-on:

  • Tools
  • Add-ons
  • Remove Like Games

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Tools
  • Options
  • General
  • Put “about:blank” into homepage field

Step 3. Change new tab page:

  • Put “about:config” into address bar;
  • Confirm the suggestion;
  • Search for “browser.newtab.url”;
  • Reset this field (right-click and choose reset).

 

How to delete Like Games from Opera browser

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose Like Games and press button "Remove from Opera"

Step 2. Change homepage:

  • Open Opera browser;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Settings;
  • On Startup;
  • Open a specific page or set of pages;
  • Press button "Set pages" and change Homepage to your favorite one.

 

How to delete Like Games from Safari

Step 1. Start Safari browser

Step 2. Display a menu of General Safari Settings

Step 3. Reset Safari...

Step 4. Press "Reset"

 

Video how to reset browser and remove all extensions

 

How Like Games infects your computer and how to defend the system

There are thousands of tools, that could be helpful for you, and you may want to install them. Unfortunately, Like Games distributes itself in “bundles” of other harmful tools in addition to these seemingly good looking free applications. The only proper way to protect your PC from viral threats is not to download them! Use the "advanced option" of installation every time! The advanced option lets you to see the full list of components of the bundle, that you are going to install. And if you see the suspicious utilities - just reject their installation and move on.

If you did not clicked the proper items during installation, you could have accepted to install Like Games and other malware to your workstation. Once it's installed, Like Games will switch your browser settings and options of the whole computer by itself. It will reset your homepage and alter your preferred search engine, and in the same time annoy you with advertisements when you go online shopping. If you really like shopping, you might think these coupon advertisements are a good deal, but we know for sure, that not all sales are safe. It is a prudent decision for you to get rid of Like Games and other viruses which may be installed on your workstation. This happens because Like Games collects your data, mostly your searches and shopping preferences. Follow our guide to delete Like Games from your workstation.

If you just want to protect the system from all risks, you must realize how to defend yourself from Like Games by your own deeds. Here are some tips to follow:

  • Always choose the extended variant, when downloading or installing software to find any additional problemware.
  • Do not install software, as this is how Like Games is easily transmitted.
  • Do not visit unreliable websites and never download anything from them.
  • Use reliable anti-viral software and do a full system scan at least once a week.

The rapid response to malware contamination is the best way to get rid of adware. Look at these warnings, they will help you to realize, that there's a hijacker on your PC.

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