YTDownloader virus Removal Guide

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Whenever you download something online, you have to take full responsibility for it. It means that you need to realize possible security risks that come with software applications from third parties. YTDownloader Virus is one these applications that may seem to be useful while in fact there is always a catch to it. Officially, the YTDownloader program once installed on your browser allows you to convert video files on YouTube into MP3 and then access them wherever and whenever you want. Nevertheless, this application performs a number of system changes that you should not tolerate. Therefore, the sooner you remove YTDownloader Virus from your PC the better.

YTDownloader Virus has many ways to arrive at your PC. It can be downloaded bundled with other freeware applications from third party websites. That is why it has been said in the previous paragraph that you should be very attentive about what you download and install on your PC. YTDownloader Virus sometimes comes together with Tuvaro installer file, but that is not the only way for this application to get into your system. The most annoying thing about YTDownloader Virus is that it is sponsored by advertising, and so it displays pop-up advertisements when you browse the Internet. The fact is explained in YTDownloader’s Terms of Use:

The use of the Software may cause additional ads to appear when browsing certain websites. These may include, price comparison ads, coupons, pop-unders/ups, banner, inline text or transitional ads, etc… The Company is not affiliated with or responsible for any third party websites.

Take note of the fact that YTDownloader Virus washes its hands clean off whatever may come from these advertisements. It means that the application does not review them, and it could be exploited by a malicious third party and you could be exposed to malware. Therefore, you should remove YTDownloader Virus from your system immediately, in order to prevent various malicious programs from slithering into your PC. Follow the instructions below to delete YTDownloader Virus manually.

Manual YTDownloader Virus Removal

Windows 8

  1. Move mouse cursor to the bottom right of the screen.
  2. Click Settings on Charms bar and go to Control panel.
  3. Open Uninstall a program and remove unfamiliar applications.

Windows Vista & Windows 7

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

Windows XP

  1. Open Start menu and go to Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall unfamiliar applications.

Restore browser settings

Internet Explorer

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

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Ctrl+Shift+A and Add-ons manager tab will open.
  2. Remove YTDownloader from Extensions.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and click Tools.
  2. Select Extensions and remove YTDownloader from the list.

Eventually run a full system scan with SpyHunter free scanner to check for other potentially unwanted applications. Should you have any installed, invest in a computer security application to remove them all automatically. Do not hesitate to leave us a comment if you have any questions about YTDownloader Virus removal.

Download Remover for YTDownloader virus *
*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.

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YTDownloader virus


  1. I tried doing this but when I go to extensions (on google chrome) I can't see YTdownloader but I know it is on my computer.


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