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Cannot Uninstall Search Protection by Spigot, Inc.


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#1 gr8roca

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Posted 22 November 2013 - 07:12 AM

I have been infected by Search Protection by Spigot, Inc. and cannot remove the program.

 

I have Windows 7 and attempted removal in the "Uninstall or change a program" module but I receive an error "NSIS Error" with a message "Error launching installer."

 

I currently have no symptoms (slow computer, hijacking, changing search engines, etc.) that I notice. A few days ago, I did have my default search engine switched to Yahoo in Firefox, and earlier today noticed the Lucky Leap Add-In, but I deleted the Yahoo search engine and the Lucky Leap Add-In. Additionally, I uninstalled Lucky Leap from the "Uninstall" module in Windows 7.

 

I know there are probably some things left behind.

 

Please let me know what you think I should do.

 

Best regards!


Edited by hamluis, 23 November 2013 - 09:45 AM.
Moved from MRL to AII - Hamluis.


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