How to remove (uninstall) Start Siviewer

In this item we'll explain you all necessary information about an advertising tool that is called Start Siviewer. If your PC is free of Start Siviewer – you should shun of it, and if you’ve installed it somehow – you must get rid of it immediately. We say so because Start Siviewer not only calls troubles during web-surfing, but can call a serious malware infection of your PC. Do you notice the increased quantity of ads on the Internet, or the switched homepage? Have you faced the overall retardation of PC’s and browser speed, or strange results of search and common redirections to the suspicious web-pages? These are the tags of advertising programs working in the system and if you noticed some of these – your computer is in danger.

What is Start Siviewer

Start Siviewer

Hackers don't create dangerous programs just to irritate users, and each adware has strict tasks. But, the true aim of this adware doesn't coincide with the stated ones. Typically, the description of the unwanted software promises that it is extremely useful. Most of these programs promise to support in web-browsing. Assistance in the search for latest games, music or movies, performing some functions in Facebook and search for sales, deals and discounts online - that's the functions that most of advertising programs declare to accomplish. The first thing you need to do when you're going to install any software - to figure out, is it really helpful? Don't you wonder why the functions of adware are so vague? The "better", "faster" or "safer" search on the Internet is a brilliant example of suchlike feature, as these options are really vague and almost impossible to observe. So, advertising programs do not do anything, and just take up space in the PC's memory? No, they have one important function and it is to cheat you and to make money on ads.

 

There is an opinion on the Internet that almost all viruses have no distinct aim. It makes sense, didn't it? Malware developer thinks about a user that is endeavoring to delete his adware, and it feels very good! Actually, any harmful program has specific feature, and it is, generally, associated with money. For instance, the indiscriminate display of suspicious advertising on every page isn't accidental. All these ads are generated to make money from clicks. Many users heard that advertisement in the Web is paid on the pay-per-click system, which means that the advertiser pays for each transition from the banner to the site. All advertising software's efforts are aimed at persuading you pass the link. Yet if you're not interested in hacker's suggestions - you will click on advertising, to hide an undesirable annoying ad. Each referral costs money, based on the sort of advertising it can cost up to 5 cents and in some cases even more. Although the price isn’t big, do not neglect the amount of victims! Trusting customer can think that suchlike advertising is good, and look for something interesting among these proposals, doing tens of referrals daily. Anti-virus developers and malware-fighting communities receive tens of thousands of reports on Start Siviewer, so swindlers are doing really good profit on it.

Methods to remove Start Siviewer

Actually, there is one more effect of Start Siviewer which in the long term can bring serious issues with your machine. The fact is that Start Siviewer can switch browser controls on purpose to advertise more efficiently which makes it highly defenseless against all kinds of viruses. Start Siviewer changes the address of the home page and the default search engine, and also disables features which are reliable for filtration of advertisements and for prevention of suspicious downloads. These changes tangle with the fundamental principles of Internet security, and make your browser extremely assailable to all sorts of threats. Depending on man's activity on the Internet, the system can be completely infected in a few weeks or months, and suddenly become so retarded that it is almost impossible to do anything. If you don't like your PC to be in such state you should delete Start Siviewer from your PC ASAP.

Method 1. Use special removal software

Method 2. Remove Start Siviewer manually

Step 1. Uninstall Start Siviewer from the operation system

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

 

There are two main ways of advertisement tool distribution: the deployment on the infected websites and installation in bundles with good software. The first way might be easily neutralized: you must only visit sites which are considered secure, and are on the first positions in the search results. In addition, listen to the notifications of your anti-viral tool and browser. To shield your PC from the infection through the bundled installation technique, you need to closely supervise the installation of all programs. Installation in bundles means that adware is integrated into installers of useful tools. The installer is set to suggest you to get more programs instead of the needed one. In some editions you just cannot uncheck the boxes, and in some - you don't even realize that you're installing something wrong. Of course, all programs except the wanted one will be pointless or even harmful. According to this, if you see the choice between “recommended install” and “partial installation” – pick the second variant. Keep this in mind each time you install new program - and your PC will be noticeably cleaner.

Method 1. Use special removal software

Method 2. Remove Start Siviewer manually

Step 1. Uninstall Start Siviewer from the operation system

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

 

The by-hand elimination of Start Siviewer requires approximately 5-10 minutes, and can be carried out even by a newbie. Despite the fact that elimination in manual manner is very safe, it has several disadvantages, compared to the software elimination with help of anti-viral tool. If you eliminate an unwanted software manually, you cannot intercept it (or any other adware) from penetrating the PC again. If you have an antivirus tool - it will grant you the protection for a long time. We suggest you to purchase tool called Spyhunter which not only eliminates all viruses from your computer but also shields it from all other unwanted software until Spyhunter will remain in your system.

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Instructions for manual deletion

Windows 7 and Windows XP

1. Uninstall Start Siviewer from Control Panel

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

2. Delete elements that stayed after uninstalling from Control Panel

  • C:\Program Files\Start Siviewer
  • C:\ProgramData\Start Siviewer
  • C:\Users\YOUR_USER\AppData\Roaming\Start Siviewer

3. Clean registry:

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

 

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How to remove Start Siviewer from Windows 10

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

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select Start Siviewer 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 Start Siviewer from Control Panel

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

7. Remove elements like on Win7.

 

How to uninstall Start Siviewer from Mac OS

1. Click Applications in the Finder sidebar

2. Drag unwanted program to the Trash

3. Empty Trash

 

Step 2. Remove Start Siviewer from the browser

How to remove Start Siviewer from Internet Explorer

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Tools
  • Manage add-ons
  • Remove Start Siviewer

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 Start Siviewer from Google Chrome

Step 1. Remove add-on:

  • Customize and Control Google Chrome
  • Tools
  • Extensions
  • Remove Start Siviewer

Step 2. Change homepage:

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

 

How to uninstall Start Siviewer from Mozilla Firefox

Step 1. Delete add-on:

  • Tools
  • Add-ons
  • Remove Start Siviewer

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 Start Siviewer from Opera browser

Step 1. Disable add-on:

  • Open Opera;
  • Customize and Control Opera;
  • Extensions;
  • Choose Start Siviewer 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 Start Siviewer 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

 

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