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Remove ViewPlay Adware and Avoid Nonstop Pop-up Ads with Manual Steps

ViewPlay was found to be a for-profit adware implanted into the targeted computer in improper ways, trying every means to promote all kind of products for the Internet users and intending to draw them to purchase the more goods the better. In most cases, ViewPlay adware would like to constantly display various pop-up ads in the browser, especially when the users were browsing some online shopping websites. Sometimes the pop-up would float on every corner of the computer screen, fretting the users and luring them to click on it. In this way, the cunning ViewPlay would successfully generate traffic and it was also the usable way to suggest products and improve merchandising conversion rate.

Once the innocent users accidentally click and open the ads provided by ViewPlay, they would be led to the homepage of the purposive adware naturally. Generally, the official webpage of the adware was seemingly normal and equipped with its own search service. When the users used ViewPlay for searching, it would optionally transfer them to any webpages it specified. Most of the specific websites contained a lot of incredible ads links concerning discounts, coupons or bargains, which were the most popular with the masses of the users. In this case, the cunning ViewPlay would induce users to open those pages and make a transaction. And most of the links required payment, once the users click on these deceptive links will have to pay for it which was definitely unfair and unfair.

Have to say that the ViewPlay is not so harmful as the virus but it did have the semblable traits. As the tricky adware could freely invaded into user’s computer without being detected by antivirus or antispyware, it would modify the default browser settings of the system without user’s permission, lowering the defense and make the computer become more and more compromised for plenty of security threats. When more and more malicious virus or malware invaded into the system, the users would still not notice anything wrong until things getting serious. Under this circumstance, those unwanted invaders would combine together to make damages to the computer and ruin the system gradually. What’s worse, if the important files in the system have been corrupted or stolen by Cyber criminals, the consequences would be disastrous.

So, users would better remove ViewPlay adware immediately before things getting worse and irremediable. Please follow the instructions and complete the removal, if you worry any trouble during the process, you can feel comfortable to click on the button and ask the VilmaTech Online Experts for more help.

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How to Remove ViewPlay Adware Completely

1. Remove ViewPlay adware from the browser

Internet Explorer

1) Start the Internet Explorer then click on Tools in menu bar, click on the Manage Add-ons in the list.

2) Click on Toolbars and Extensions, locate the ViewPlay then right-click on it, select Disable in the list.

3) Restart the Internet Explorer.

Mozilla Firefox

1) Run the Mozilla Firefox. Click on the Firefox menu then choose Add-ons in the list.

2) Click on the Extensions in the pop-up Add-ons Manager page, select ViewPlay in the list then click on Remove button.

3) Restart Mozilla Firefox.

Google Chrome

1) Launch Google Chrome. Select the Tools in the Chrome menu then click on Extensions to open it.

2) In the pop-up page, search for the ViewPlay in the list and disable it.

3) Restart Google Chrome.

2. Remove ViewPlay adware from the Control Panel

1) Click on the Start button, click on the Control Panel in the menu.

*For Windows 8 OS, right-click on the bottom-left corner of the screen then click on the Control Panel in the pop-up list.

2) Find out the Programs then click on the Uninstall a program under it.

3) Search for the ViewPlay adware in the programs list, then click on the Uninstall.

4) Confirm the uninstall then follow the wizard to finish the removal.

5) Refresh the programs list and check if the ViewPlay adware has been removed.

3. Clean the registry entries of ViewPlay adware

1) Open the Run Command box from the Start menu.

2) Type “regedit” in the search bar then press Enter to continue.

3) Search for all the related registry entries of the ViewPlay adware and delete them carefully.

4) Show up the hidden file of ViewPlay adware in the system.

Windows XP/7

Open the Start menu-> Click on Control Panel-> Click on Appearance and Personalizations(Appearance and Theme)-> Click on the Folder Options-> Click on the View tab-> Choose the item: Show hidden files, folders and drives-> Uncheck the default item: Hide protected operating system files(Recommended)-> Save the changes and close the current dialog.

Windows 8

Locate the Start image-> Search for the Windows Explorer and click on it-> Click on View tab in the pop-up window-> In the Current view section, check the File name extensions and Hidden items-> Save the changes.
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5) Delete the file of View Play adware.
6) Close the Registry Editor and restart the computer immediately to check if the ViewPlay adware has been removed completely.


ViewPlay adware would bring plenty of potential safety hazards to the targeted computer if not remove it instantly. Cyber crooks would love to take advantage of this kind of adware, providing the ignorant users with deceptive advertising and defrauding them for money. In this case, ViewPlay would suddenly become the accomplice for Cyber criminals and hide so well from the users. So, users would better get the commercial advertisements information via regular ways, and always inure the authenticity and reliability before trusting it. More than that, users have to learn to prevent unwanted malware or virus from infecting the computer and avoid the trouble in the first place. Because the majority of users do not have enough computer techniques to against with tricky virus, it is better for them to prevent it than deal with it.

If you still could not successfully complete the removal, please click on the button and ask the VilmaTech Online Experts for further help.

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