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It you accidentally land on website you encounter a browser extension that says it is a “brand new cross browser add-on that helps you get the best online shopping experience.” Nevertheless, in general it is recommended to remove Safe Saver from your browser, because this browser extension uses cookies to collect your web browsing data, and the collected information could be easily misused by a third party, which you certainly do not want.

The use of cookies is defined in the Privacy section of Safe Saver’s website. It says that other technologies may “be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectives of their advertisements”. It proves that Safe Saver also displays pop-up ads by third parties it has nothing to do with. Third party advertisements are your biggest security issue, because they could be exploited by hackers to deliver links to corrupted websites. Once you click on any of such ad, you could get infected with malware.

Here it should be pointed out that Safe Saver is not a computer infection itself. Just like its description says, it is a browser plugin compatible with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer, and it displays coupon deals and discount offers whenever you visit such online shopping websites as Wallmart, eBay or Amazon. What is more, users more of than not install Safe Saver themselves, after having downloaded it from

Another way for Safe Saver to get into your system is to arrive bundled with other freeware applications such as Yontoo or Superfish. Naturally, these freeware apps are also potentially unwanted programs, but they do not trick you into installing them. Whether consciously or not users install all the free software applications themselves, and then they face possible security risks, mostly because they have not been attentive enough during the software installation process.

Luckily, Safe Saver does not change your home page or your default search engine settings, and you only need to uninstall it via your Control Panel, you remove the extension. Follow the manual removal instructions below to delete Safe Saver from your PC:

How to remove Safe Saver

Windows 8

  1. Move mouse cursor to the bottom right of the screen.
  2. When Charms bar appears, click Settings and go to Control Panel.
  3. Select Uninstall a program and remove Safe Saver.

Windows Vista & Windows 7

  1. Open Start menu and go to Control Panel.
  2. Click Uninstall a program and remove Safe Saver.

Google Chrome

  1. Open Start menu and click Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall Safe Saver.

How to remove Safe Saver from browser

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+X and click Manage add-ons.
  2. Remove Safe Saver from Toolbars and Extensions.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Ctrl+Shift+A for the Add-ons manager tab to open.
  2. Disable and remove Safe Saver from Extensions.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and go to Tools.
  2. Open Extensions and remove Safe Saver from the list.

Once you are done with the manual removal, you should scan your PC with SpyHunter free scanner in order to see whether you need to remove any other potentially risky programs. Do acquire a computer security program if need be, and safeguard your system from the outside intruders.

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*SpyHunter scanner, published on this site, is intended to be used only as a detection tool. To use the removal functionality, you will need to purchase the full version of SpyHunter. Screenshots: technical info for manual removal:

Files Modified/Created on the system:

# File Name File Size (Bytes) File Hash
1safe-saver.exe4936984 bytesMD5: a9198d21f5dacafa274b14dca257ea12
2Safe-Saver Generic-codedownloader.exe478568 bytesMD5: eec5f656291c41a8d5f07f39aeb88797
3Safe-Saver App-codedownloader.exe529256 bytesMD5: 98a809810f74ae1552de45e1a78fa20a
4Safe Saver-firefoxinstaller.exe725352 bytesMD5: 0767b0d339b36bceaff7490b5febcab4
5safe saver-bg.exe898408 bytesMD5: f6f0d4b88c9bc35d5424de4977fb806f
6Safe-Saver App-enabler.exe348520 bytesMD5: 94e89d6f36bda940c0ed106072dacc20
7Safe-Saver Generic-updater.exe364392 bytesMD5: 9c122de35a491f00c4615be581b04738
8Safe-Saver Generic-enabler.exe345960 bytesMD5: 1c8a607404c53127cea0219c05037b80
9Safe-Saver App-updater.exe358760 bytesMD5: 9d5c3a5275b31cfdde7fcb7ebd65c4d0
10Safe-Saver App-chromeinstaller.exe926568 bytesMD5: dff5cf9a218bc9e0d6d85023c0781c4b
11Uninstall.exe120168 bytesMD5: ed421b6c602225c31dcfac61a7381c08
12Safe Saver-bho.dll750952 bytesMD5: eab52450ba8469a61bef37c0ec0b34dd
13Safe Saver-chromeinstaller.exe464232 bytesMD5: 86e74f9f3e742f1d7cb2b776c98d6fb0
14Safe-Saver Generic-firefoxinstaller.exe725352 bytesMD5: 57943334cf81f3fe0959101d904633eb
15Safe Saver-updater.exe364392 bytesMD5: 9d74a2dd342ed0df85eb50af43737cca
16Safe Saver-codedownloader.exe478568 bytesMD5: ed4d6b9412cefdb13c7d05c7cd32eddd
17Safe-Saver App-firefoxinstaller.exe891240 bytesMD5: b843e61005fbd81f1aa9c14d489ba15b
18SafeSaver.exe297600 bytesMD5: 9cf9c1377b65ca5552bb965b2aa0b5ff
19Safe Saver-enabler.exe345960 bytesMD5: f1dc13b88a159a77f7c1081a06cd8342
20Safe-Saver Generic-chromeinstaller.exe464232 bytesMD5: 83c35b5c361433c4222133d5e7c48c20
21Safe-Saver App-bho64.dll973672 bytesMD5: c7c94f8f987b27b4600358477b222883


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