Title: Ads by ViewPassword
Type: Adware
Also known as: ViewPassword

Remove Ads by ViewPassword
Removal instructions

Severity scale:Ads by ViewPassword severity is 10  (10 / 100)

'Ads by ViewPassword' means that your computer was affected by potentially unwanted program or, in other words, adware. We say so because this application tends to enter system in a bundle with other applications as a 'free addition'. After that, it initiates changes in some of system settings what additionally causes annoying pop-up ads on computer's desktop. Typically, ViewPassword installs its add-on to all Internet browsers that can be found on computer. After that, it starts displaying continuous alerts that notify in the left corner: 'Ads by ViewPassword'. If you see such ads every time you start your browsing session, you should check the system for ViewPassword. 


ViewPassword is promoted via two different methods: you can install this program on the system manually, just like any other program, or it can infiltrate computer in a bundle with freeware and shareware. This method still initiates various discussions on the Internet because people are hardly notified that they will download ViewPassword on their computers. However, you can prevent infiltration of such programs by inspecting the whole installation process of the freeware and unchecking this check mark that agrees to download ViewPassword. If you think that this program is inside your computer, follow this guide:


If you see continuous pop-up advertisements that say 'ads by ViewPassword' and you want to get rid of them, you should follow this guide:

  • First of all, uninstall ViewPassword via Add/Remove Programs list. For that, use these instructions:
  1. Click Start -> Control Panel -> Programs (or Add/Remove Programs) -> Uninstall a Program.
  2. Here, look for ViewPassword and other unknown entries, and select 'Uninstall/Change'.
  3. Click OK to save the changes.
  • Finally, remove ViewPassword's add-on from your browsers (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer):

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open Internet Explorer, go ‘Tools‘ -> ”Manage Add-ons’ -> ‘Toolbars and Extensions’.
  2. Here, look for ViewPassword and similar entries, and click 'uninstall'.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox, go ‘Tools’ -> ‘Add-ons’ -> ‘Extensions’. 
  2. Find ViewPassword and similar entries, and click ‘Uninstall’.

Google Chrome:

  1. Click the Chrome menu button on the Google Chrome browser, select Tools -> Extensions.
  2. Here, look ViewPassword extension and get rid of it by clicking on the Recycle Bin.
  • Finally, scan the system with updated anti-spyware to make sure that you eliminated all ViewPassword's components. For that, we recommend one of these applications: SpyHunter STOPzilla.

Automatic Ads by ViewPassword removal:

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SpyHunter is recommended remover to uninstall Ads by ViewPassword. You should confirm using free trial that it detects current version of parasite.

Note: Manual assistance required means that one or all of removers were unable to remove parasite without some manual intervention, please read manual removal instructions below.

If you failed to remove Ads by ViewPassword using SpyHunter, submit question to our support team and provide as much details as possible.
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QR code for Ads by ViewPassword removal instructions:

Ads by ViewPassword qrcode
QR is short for Quick Response. They can be read quickly by the mobile phones. QR codes can store more data than standard barcodes, including url links, geo coordinates, and text.

The reason we add QR code to the website is that parasites like Ads by ViewPassword are really hard to remove on infected computer. you can quicly scan the QR code with your mobile device and have manual removal instructions to uninstall Ads by ViewPassword right in your pocket.

Simply use the QR scanner and read removal instructions from mobile device.

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Information added: 2013-11-18 11:34:11
Information updated: 2013-11-18 11:34:11

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Execellent!!!! Thank you a lot!!
Thank you for this great tip. Have a great day.
I went through the steps provided and I uninstalled it, but it is still causing ads and pop-ups. My pop-up blocker is set to high and Im still getting them. When I look under "manage add-ons", its not listed (bc I uninstalled it). Any other suggestions?
tried uninstalling it but it keeps freezing at 75% anybody know what to do?

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