How to remove Preispilot adware from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer

Preispilot is a software that supposed to assist users in online purchases. It is advertised as a program helper for online shoppers that can help save some money and time when buying online. The developers saying that it can display price comparisons between different online stores and user can choose the cheapest offer and save money. However, in reality Preispilot is just an adware and all of the previously mentioned features are fake. The program buys users with those fake features and after installation it displays endless pop-up advertisements and banners all over the screen. User may see various deals signed by “Ads by Preispilot” or “Powered by Preispilot” and after clicking on them user will be redirected to some phishing websites that will try to steal user’s personal information. Buying from those unreliable stores is dangerous, you may lose your money and get involved into some ransomware or credit cards frauds.

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Preispilot usually appears on user’s computer after the installation of freeware programs. If you see ads provided by Preispilot you might be infected by other threats as well. The other popular way of spreading is via spam emails. The victim usually clicks on the malicious attachment and gets automatically infected. Also, Preispilot can be installed into your computer by another malware that has settled in your system. To avoid the infection user should pay attention during the installation of any software and always read the EULA and choose Advanced or Custom installation mode. This way, you will be able to select programs that you want or do not want to install. By choosing automatic or express installation mode you will by default install the whole package of programs included in the bundle.

The main objective of Preispilot adware is to generate web traffic to sponsored websites. That’s how they make their profits. To reach that objective, Preispilot infects users’ browsers and makes some changes in system and browser configurations. After that, users will have modified home page and search engine and during their web surfing they will face numerous advertisements. It is strongly recommend  to clean up your computer if you were infected by Preispilot adware. The removal process of Preispilot takes a while and you need to follow the steps described in the guide below in the correct order. However it does not guarantee the full removal of Preispilot, since it can be recovered by other malware or programs helpers. Therefore we recommend to download our automatic removal tool that will scan the whole system for threats and will remove them all. You will just have to click few buttons and all of the malware will be removed from your computer.

Preispilot Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for Preispilot

Symptoms of Preispilot infection on your computer can be: computer crashes, unusual homepage or search engine on your browser, unwanted pop-up ads and advertising banners. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool. This removal tool has been tested for Preispilot threat removal and it is easy to use.

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Manual Removal Instruction for Preispilot

Step 1
UNINSTALL PREISPILOT AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Windows XP / Vista / 7
  • Click on the Start button in the left lower corner and select → Control Panel. After that find the Programs and Features (if you are running Windows XP , then click on Add/Remove Programs).
    Preispilot remove from Windows - step 1.1
Windows 8/8.1/10
  • If you are running Windows 8 or Windows 10 operating system , then right-click on the Start which is in the lower left corner of the screen. After that select Control Panel and go to Programs/Uninstall a Program.
    Preispilot remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall Preispilot and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the Preispilot or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them.
    Preispilot remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
REMOVE PREISPILOT FROM YOUR WEB BROWSERS
  • Step 3
Remove suspicious add-ons
  • Open Internet Explorer, click on the Gear icon (IE menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Manage Add-ons.
    Remove Preispilot from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the Preispilot and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove Preispilot from Internet Explorer - Step 2.2
How to change your homepage if it was modified by browser hijacker:
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Internet Options.
  • On General tab remove unwanted URL and enter your desired domain name such as google.com. Click Apply to save changes.
    Remove Preispilot from Internet Explorer - Step 2.3
Resetting Internet Explorer browser
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) again and chose Internet options. Go to Advanced tab.
  • Now click on Reset button, the new window should appear. Select the Delete Personal settings option and click on Reset button again. Now you have deteled Preispilot completely.
  • Remove Preispilot from Internet Explorer - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Mozilla Firefox, click on the menu icon which is located in the top right corner. Now select Add-ons and go to Extensions.
  • Remove Preispilot from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select Preispilot and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove Preispilot from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.2
Resetting Mozilla Firefox
  • Click on the Firefox menu icon which is on the upper left corner of the browser and click on the question mark. Now, choose Troubleshooting Information option.
  • Remove Preispilot from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.3
  • New windows will pop-up where you can see Refresh Firefox to its default state message and Refresh Firefox button. Click this button to remove Preispilot completely.
  • Remove Preispilot from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Google Chrome, click on the menu icon in the upper right corner and select More Tools and then select Extensions.
  • Remove Preispilot from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the Preispilot and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove Preispilot from Google Chrome - Step 2.2
  • Click on menu icon once again and select Settings and then Manage Search engines it will be right under the Search section.
  • Remove Preispilot from Google Chrome - Step 2.3
  • Now you will see all of the Search Engines installed in your browser. Remove any suspicious search engines. We advise you to leave only Google or your preferred domain name.
  • Remove Preispilot from Google Chrome - Step 2.4
Resetting Google Chrome
  • Click on menu icon which is on the top right corner of your Google Chrome browser. Now select Settings. Click Show Advanced Settings...
  • Scroll down to the end of the page and find there Reset settings and click on it.
  • Remove Preispilot from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove Preispilot completely.
  • Remove Preispilot from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3
FINAL PREISPILOT REMOVAL PROCEDURE

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the PREISPILOT and other suspicious add-ons and extensions. However to complete the removal procedure we strongly advise to scan your computer with antivirus and anti-malware tools like SpyHunter, HitmanPro 32-bit, HitmanPro 64-bit or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Those programs might help to you find registry entries of malware and remove them safely.

Information added: 12/08/2015 08:47 PM;