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“Ads by Supra Savings” virus. How to remove? (Uninstall guide)

removal by Gabriel E. Hall - - | Type: Adware

Supra Savings is an adware program which displays ads during regular browsing sessions

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Supra Savings is an adware program which spreads via software-bundles.

Supra Savings is an ad-supported program which is designed to generate e-commerce content on the targeted device. It can affect all popular browsers, including Google Chrome, Safari, Mozilla Firefox, etc. Once the adware enters the system, users start receiving Ads by Supra Savings which can often cover the content of the visited site or even redirect to malware distribution sources. Therefore, it's common to encounter Supra Savings virus term online, even though this application merely falls into the category of potentially unwanted programs (PUPs).

Name Supra Savings
Type Adware
Danger level Medium. Might lure users into visiting malicious websites
Symptoms People start receiving advertisements marked as ads by Supra Savings, Supra Savings ads, Powered by Supra Savings, Brought to you by Supra Savings, etc. 
Distribution Stealthily enters the system together with other free programs
Removal You can quickly uninstall Supra Savings virus with Reimage and get rid of intrusive ads for good

Beware that Supra Savings may infiltrate your PC unnoticed because it spreads in a bundle with freeware and shareware. Once this program enters the targeted PC system, it may start manipulating one's browsing experience. Users receive an excessive amount of the following ads by Supra Savings:

  • Banners;
  • Pop-ups;
  • Pop-unders;
  • In-texts;
  • Surveys;
  • Etc.

Despite how merely annoying ads by Supra Savings may seem, this adware is also designed to gather information about its users as well. Be aware that it tracks your browsing activities and records browser history, clicked ads, frequently visited sites, IP address, etc. This information is later used to customize advertisements which would attract more clicks since they would directly interest the user.

Supra Savings might put your privacy at risk since there are no guarantees that the developers of this ad-supported program do not share the collected non-personally identifiable information[1] with third-parties. Even though these details should not identify you, you might accidentally include sensitive data and give it to the contrivers of Supra Savings virus.

Keep in mind that the main reason why Supra Savings delivers these ads is the monetary benefit it receives from pay-per-click[2] marketing scheme. People behind this and similar programs earn their money from advertising. Thus, you can even be redirected to malicious websites if you click on ads by Supra Savings. 

We strongly advise you to protect your privacy and computer — perform Supra Savings removal on Google Chrome and other affected browsers. The detailed instructions are provided at the end of this article. 

Although, the easiest way to quickly perform Supra Savings removal is to install a professional malware removal tool to help you. Our experts recommend using Reimage as it is effective and easy-to-use for regular computer users. 

Software-bundles: adware programs come bundled with free applications

Developers of potentially unwanted programs employ legal yet not fair distribution methods. Commonly, adware programs are grouped with other third-party applications and distributed online as one. Unfortunately, not many people are checking what additional components are going to enter in a bundle with one or other freeware.

However, you should definitely start using the following simple tips that can help you avoid ad-supported programs:

  1. When installing a controversial program try avoiding Basic, Quick or Recommended installation option.
  2. Select Custom or Advanced installation method and follow the entire process step by step.
  3. Unmark all additional accessories you have your doubt about and don't want to install.

Getting rid of Ads by Supra Savings may be easy

Recently, researchers[3] have spotted numerous forum posts where people are claiming that Supra Savings won't uninstall from their computers. This is because the adware applications consist of not one but many components designed to support their activity. If the user fails to delete all of them, the infection reappears after some time. 

Luckily, there is a way how to remove Supra Savings and get rid of annoying ads easily. Our experts present you two simple methods which can ensure that the adware program wouldn't reappear on the system — manual and automatic Supra Savings removal. 

If you wonder how to remove Supra Savings from your computer manually, we strongly advise you to get professional guidance. For that, you can either contact the certified IT technician or merely follow the instructions presented at the end of this article. They are prepared by our cybersecurity researchers and ensure safe adware elimination. 

Although, you can also uninstall Supra Savings automatically and save some time. Download a reliable malware removal software and run an entire system scan. However, don't forget to reset each of the affected browsers after completing either manual or automatic removal. 

You can remove virus damage automatically with a help of one of these programs: Reimage, Malwarebytes MalwarebytesCombo Cleaner, Plumbytes Anti-MalwareMalwarebytes Malwarebytes. We recommend these applications because they detect potentially unwanted programs and viruses with all their files and registry entries that are related to them.

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To remove “Ads by Supra Savings” virus, follow these steps:

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Eliminate “Ads by Supra Savings” from Windows systems

Detailed instructions on how to remove Supra Savings ads from your Windows OS:

  1. Click Start Control Panel Programs and Features (if you are Windows XP user, click on Add/Remove Programs). Click 'Start -> Control Panel -> Programs and Features' (if you are 'Windows XP' user, click on 'Add/Remove Programs').
  2. If you are Windows 10 / Windows 8 user, then right-click in the lower left corner of the screen. Once Quick Access Menu shows up, select Control Panel and Uninstall a Program. If you are 'Windows 10 / Windows 8' user, then right-click in the lower left corner of the screen. Once 'Quick Access Menu' shows up, select 'Control Panel' and 'Uninstall a Program'.
  3. Uninstall “Ads by Supra Savings” and related programs
    Here, look for “Ads by Supra Savings” or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  4. Uninstall them and click OK to save these changes. Right click on each of suspicious entries and select 'Uninstall'
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Delete “Ads by Supra Savings” from Mac OS X system

  1. If you are using OS X, click Go button at the top left of the screen and select Applications. Cick 'Go' and select 'Applications'
  2. Wait until you see Applications folder and look for “Ads by Supra Savings” or any other suspicious programs on it. Now right click on every of such entries and select Move to Trash. Click on every malicious entry and select 'Move to Trash'
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Erase “Ads by Supra Savings” from Internet Explorer (IE)

  1. Remove dangerous add-ons
    Open Internet Explorer, click on the Gear icon (IE menu) on the top right corner of the browser and choose Manage Add-ons. Click on menu icon and select 'Manage add-ons'
  2. You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Here, look for “Ads by Supra Savings” and other suspicious plugins. Disable these entries by clicking Disable: Right click on each of malicious entries and select 'Disable'
  3. Change your homepage if it was altered by virus:
    Click on the gear icon (menu) on the top right corner of the browser and select Internet Options. Stay in General tab.
  4. Here, remove malicious URL and enter preferable domain name. Click Apply to save changes. Delete malicious URL, enter your desired domain name and click 'Apply' to save changes
  5. Reset Internet Explorer
    Click on the gear icon (menu) again and select Internet options. Go to Advanced tab.
  6. Here, select Reset.
  7. When in the new window, check Delete personal settings and select Reset again to complete “Ads by Supra Savings” removal. Go to 'Advanced' tab and click on 'Reset' button. Now select 'Delete personal settings' and click on 'Reset' button again
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Get rid of “Ads by Supra Savings” virus from Microsoft Edge

Reset Microsoft Edge settings (Method 1):

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge app and click More (three dots at the top right corner of the screen).
  2. Click Settings to open more options.
  3. Once Settings window shows up, click Choose what to clear button under Clear browsing data option. Go to Settings and select 'Choose what to clear'
  4. Here, select all what you want to remove and click Clear. Select 'Clear' button
  5. Now you should right-click on the Start button (Windows logo). Here, select Task Manager. Open the start menu and select 'Task Manager'
  6. When in Processes tab, search for Microsoft Edge.
  7. Right-click on it and choose Go to details option. If can’t see Go to details option, click More details and repeat previous steps. Right-click 'Microsoft Edge' and select 'Go to details' Select 'More details' if 'Go to details' option fails to show up
  8. When Details tab shows up, find every entry with Microsoft Edge name in it. Right click on each of them and select End Task to end these entries. Find Microsoft Edge entries and select 'End Task'

Resetting Microsoft Edge browser (Method 2):

If Method 1 failed to help you, you need to use an advanced Edge reset method.

  1. Note: you need to backup your data before using this method.
  2. Find this folder on your computer: C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe.
  3. Select every entry which is saved on it and right click with your mouse. Then Delete option. Go to Microsoft Edge folder on your computer, right-click every entry and click 'Delete'
  4. Click the Start button (Windows logo) and type in window power in Search my stuff line.
  5. Right-click the Windows PowerShell entry and choose Run as administrator. Find Windows PowerShell, right-click it and select 'Run as administrator'
  6. Once Administrator: Windows PowerShell window shows up, paste this command line after PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> and press Enter:
    Get-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose}
    Copy and paste a required command and press 'Enter'

Once these steps are finished, “Ads by Supra Savings” should be removed from your Microsoft Edge browser.

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Uninstall “Ads by Supra Savings” from Mozilla Firefox (FF)

The easiest way to fix Mozilla is resetting the browser. Although, you should make sure that none of the suspicious extensions are still present.

  1. Remove dangerous extensions
    Open Mozilla Firefox, click on the menu icon (top right corner) and select Add-ons Extensions. Click on menu icon and select 'Add-ons'
  2. Here, select “Ads by Supra Savings” and other questionable plugins. Click Remove to delete these entries. Select 'Extensions' and look for malicious entries. Click 'Remove' to get rid of each of them
  3. Reset Mozilla Firefox
    Click on the Firefox menu on the top left and click on the question mark. Here, choose Troubleshooting Information. Click on menu icon and then on '?'. Select 'Troubleshooting Information'
  4. Now you will see Reset Firefox to its default state message with Reset Firefox button. Click this button for several times and complete “Ads by Supra Savings” removal. Click on 'Reset Firefox' button for a couple of times
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Remove “Ads by Supra Savings” from Google Chrome

If Supra Savings has taken over your Chrome, you should search and delete all questionable entries from your browser.

  1. Delete malicious plugins
    Open Google Chrome, click on the menu icon (top right corner) and select Tools Extensions. Click on menu icon. Select 'Tools' and 'Extensions'
  2. Here, select “Ads by Supra Savings” and other malicious plugins and select trash icon to delete these entries. Look for malicious entries and delete each of them by clicking on the Trash bin icon
  3. Click on menu icon again and choose Settings Manage Search engines under the Search section. When in 'Settings', select 'Manage search engines...'
  4. When in Search Engines..., remove malicious search sites. You should leave only Google or your preferred domain name. Click 'X' to remove malicious URLs
  5. Reset Google Chrome
    Click on menu icon on the top right of your Google Chrome and select Settings.
  6. Scroll down to the end of the page and click on Reset browser settings. When in 'Settings', scroll down to 'Reset browser settings' button and click on it
  7. Click Reset to confirm this action and complete “Ads by Supra Savings” removal. Click on 'Reset' button to complete your removal
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Eliminate “Ads by Supra Savings” from Safari

  1. Remove dangerous extensions
    Open Safari web browser and click on Safari in menu at the top left of the screen. Once you do this, select Preferences. Click on 'Safari' and select 'Preferences'
  2. Here, select Extensions and look for “Ads by Supra Savings” or other suspicious entries. Click on the Uninstall button to get rid each of them. Go to 'Extensions' and uninstall malicious add-ons
  3. Reset Safari
    Open Safari browser and click on Safari in menu section at the top left of the screen. Here, select Reset Safari.... Click on 'Safari' and select 'Reset Safari...'
  4. Now you will see a detailed dialog window filled with reset options. All of those options are usually checked, but you can specify which of them you want to reset. Click the Reset button to complete “Ads by Supra Savings” removal process. Select all options and click on 'Reset' button

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