How To Remove the GoSave Ads

Getting bombarded by the GoSave ads? No problem, just uninstall the crap from the Windows Control Panel.

gosave remove

Did that solve the problem? If not, let me know and I’ll post manual removal instructions.


How To Remove Object Browser by Goobzo

Object Browser may sound like some developer tool, but it’s not. It’s adware and detected by a few of the anti-virus programs:

  • Malwarebytes PUP.Optional.ObjectBrowser.A
  • VIPRE Crossrider (fs)
  • AVG MalSign.Skodna.A8D

If you see ads called “Powered by Object Browser” or “brought by Object Browser” you have Object Browser installed on your machine.

You can uninstall Object Browser from the Windows Control Panel.

GOOBZO YouTube Accelerator – Removal instructions

GOOBZO YouTube Accelerator is bundled with free downloads, such as uTorrent. It will install in “C:\Program Files\YouTube Accelerator\”, and uses files such as ytalsp.dll, engine.dll, xmldb.dll, ipc.dll and helper.dll. The VIPRE anti-virus detects it as “Goobzo (fs)” 

So what’s the problem? Well, GOOBZO may show ads on your computer according to the EULA:

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…

If you want to uninstall GOOBZO YouTube Accelerator you can remove it from the Windows Control Panel.

How did you get GOOBZO on your system? Were you aware that it could show ads on your computer?

Whilokii Ads and Deals Removal Instructions

If you see ads or floating pop-up deals tagged as “Whilokii” when browsing sites such as eBay or Amazon, you probably have the Whilokii Adware installed on your computer. If you look in the Windows Task Manager, you might also see a process called updatewhilokii.exe. If you examine your system carefully you will also see Whilokiibho.dll loaded into Internet Explorer.

You probably came to my site looking for a removal guide for Whilokii, so here we go:

Whilokii Removal Guide

1. Open the Add/Remove programs dialog from the Windows Control Panel.

2. Search for Whilooki in the list and uninstall it.

Easy, wasn’t it? Please let me know this work out for you by posting a comment. If not, I’ll provide some alternative uninstall instructions.

Here are the detections results when I uploaded one of the Whilooki files to Virustotal:

  • VIPRE Yontoo (fs)
  • Kingsoft Win32.Troj.Generic.a.(kcloud)
  • TrendMicro-HouseCall TROJ_GEN.F47V0927
  • McAfee Artemis!BAD42B9D0F36
  • McAfee-GW-Edition Artemis!BAD42B9D0F36
  • DrWeb Adware.Plugin.100
  • ESET-NOD32 a variant of MSIL/BrowseFox.A