Remove Plus HD 9.3 ads (Removal Guide)

What is “Plus HD 9.3” ?

Plus HD 9.3 is a malicious adware program and pretends that it can convert YouTube videos to HD quality. Plus HD 9.3 potentially unwanted program, was probably installed on your computer without your knowledge and upon installed it modifies browser settings in order to display ads from unknown publishers and earn money.

 

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Why you should remove it?

Plus HD 9.3 is an adware program (toolbar, add-on or extension) and is responsible for “Plus-HD 9.3” advertisements deals and coupons that displayed on your Internet browser while you surf the Internet. Programs like this are quite often bundled in the installation files of other legitimate programs (software tools and other stuff). People go through the installation (of the legitimate software) without noticing that they are also installing additional software (like toolbars) that is not necessary for the legitimate software to run.

You MUST remove Plus HD 9.3 adware program A.S.A.P. Your computer is at a great risk! Never underestimate the power that browser hijackers can have on your life.

Plus HD 9.3 Removal Instructions.

You can easily remove Plus HD 9.3 adware infection by following the steps given below:

Step 1: Check and Terminate all malicious running processes:

  • Download and run RogueKiller.
  • Press the “Scan” button (when pre-scan operation is complete).
  • Be patient until Rogue Killer  scans your system.
  • Finally review its findings and press the “Delete” button to clean all malicious entries.

 

Step 2: Uninstall “Plus HD 9.3” from your computer.

  • Open Windows Control Panel. In case you don’t know how to do that, here is what you have to do:
    • For Windows 8: Simultaneously press “Windows” + “R” keys to open the RUN window.
      • In “RUN” window “Open” box,  type: control panel
      • Press Enter.
    • For Windows 7 or Vista: click at Start > Control Panel > Programs and Features.
    • For Windows XP click at: Start > Settings > Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs.
  • From the program list find and remove – uninstall – the following applications:
    • Plus-HD 9.3
    • Settings manage
    • * Uninstall any other unknown or unwanted program.

 

Step 3. Remove Plus HD 9.3 Adware by using AdwCleaner.

  • Download “AdwCleaner”  utility to your computer (e.g. your desktop).
  • After you download it, close all open programs and run AdwCleaner.
  • At the main window, press the “Scan” button and wait until the scan is completed.
  • Finally press the “Clean” button to remove all the entries it has found and restart your computer.

 

Step 4: Remove “Plus HD 9.3 by using JRT

  • Download and run Junkware Removal Tool.
  • Be patient until JRT scans and cleans your system and then reboot your computer again.

 

Step 5: Ensure that all Plus-HD 9.3 settings and extensions are removed from your Internet browser.

Now that you have done that, you must clean your internet browsers from toolbars, plugins and extensions that are still in there, and also change the default search engine back to Google or to whatever you like to use. The instructions on how to do that are different for each browser. Here are detailed instructions for Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome.

Internet Explorer – Plus HD 9.3 Removal

How to remove Plus HD 9.3 infection from Internet Explorer:

  • From Internet Explorer’s main menu, click: the “gear” icon image_thumb3_thumb_thumb at the top right corner and choose “Manage add-ons”.
  • Click “Toolbars and Extensions” options at the left pane.
    • Select the “Plus HD 9.3“ extension that exists there and click “Disable“.
  • Close all Internet Explorer windows and restart your browser.

 

Mozilla Firefox – Plus-HD 9.3 Removal

How to remove Plus HD 9.3 infection from Firefox:

  • From Firefox Main menu image_thumb4_thumb_thumb choose choose “Add-ons”.
  • Click “Extensions” on the left pane.
    • Remove the following extension(s) from here: “Plus HD 9.3”.
  • Close all open Firefox windows and restart Firefox.

 

Google Chrome – Plus – HD 9.3 Removal

How to remove Plus HD 9.3 infection from Chrome:

  • Click on Chrome’s menu image_thumb_thumb_thumb icon at the upper right corner) and choose “Settings“.
  • Click at “Extensions” on the left pane.
    • Remove any of the following unwanted extensions by pressing the “recycle iconimage_thumb5_thumb_thumb at the right:
      • Plus HD 9.3
  • Restart Google Chrome.

 

Step 6: Remove remaining malicious registry entries and files.

    • Download and install “Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free“. (Beware: at the last screen of installation, uncheck the box next to “Enable free Trial of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware PRO” in order to use the free version of this GREAT software).
    • Run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware.
    • Update the Database.
    • Press the “Scan Now” button and then wait until the scan process is finished.
    • When the scan is completed select all items found and then press “Quarantine All”.
    • Restart your computer if needed and you ‘re done.

One final step: Restart your computer and perform a full scan with your antivirus program.

That’s all folks! It might sound like a lot of work, but in reality you’ll be free from the “Plus – HD 9.3” infection in less than 20 minutes, if you follow these instructions. Did it work for you? Please leave a comment in the comment section below or even better: like and share this blog post in the social networks to help spread the word about these really annoying crap Windows infections.

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