How to remove TelevisionAce
What is TelevisionAce:
Threat Classification: PUP/adware
The TelevisionAce by MyWay claims, that it could make your computer work like a TV, making your computer desktop a TV screen. According to the TelevisionAce website, you could “Watch TV on your computer, including your favorite shows.“. Our malware researchers performed multiple tests and experiments and they were not able to prove that the TelevisionAce could watch TV on your desktop, however they’ve noticed, that the TelevisionAce could infiltrate your system without your consent or permission, as part of some malicious software bundle. Furthermore, they’ve warned us that the TelevisionAce could be downloaded from its official website, but it is usually distributed using various suspicious downloading, p2p networks and even torrent downloads, that often distribute malicious software bundles, full of various adware, spyware, browser hijackers or bad toolbar infections! The majority of the reputable malware researchers from the security sector of the IT industry consider the TelevisionAce a PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program), that’s why our malware researchers are recommending to remove it from your computer by using some reputable and reliable anti-malware software product, like the award-winning SpyHunter4. If you start seeing various ads, which claim being “Powered by TelevisionAce”, “Ads by TelevisionAce”, “By TelevisionAce”, “TelevisionAce Ads”, “Ad by TelevisionAce” or “brought by TelevisionAce”, most likely your browser settings and data have already been intercepted by the adware. The TelevisionAce is compatible with all the well-known browsers like Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome.
Users that have it installed on their systems might experience various issues, including performance problems, network connectivity issues or other system errors. TelevisionAce will start showing various pop-up & pop-under ad windows, banners, search suggestions, sponsored link advertisements, coupon boxes and other advertisements on web pages. The search results are compromised and manipulated, often set to display information loaded with Link SPAM or some 3rd 3rd party advertising.
TelevisionAce is usually bundled with other free software products and is installed by default, when the user accepts the EULA during the express/recommended installation process. The possible distribution of TelevisionAce varies but is not limited to – installing third-party toolbars, free software products, downloading e-mail attachments, clicking on ads or banners etc..
!!! Please note that these infections could potentially bring up other malware to your computer and even cause a loss of data. Please do not underestimate such threats.
How to remove TelevisionAce:
1. Automatic Removal Method (recommended for ALL users) using a Professional Anti-Malware Software, like the award-winning SpyHunter4.
2. Manual Removal (recommended for PC Experts or Enthusiasts).
Remove TelevisionAce Automatically:
We recommend using SpyHunter Malware Security Suite.
You can download and install SpyHunter to detect TelevisionAce and remove it, by clicking the button below. Once installed, SpyHunter will automatically scan and detect all threats present on your system, but to use it as a removal tool, you need to purchase a subscription.
SpyHunter will automatically scan and detect all threats present on your system.
Learn more about SpyHunter (EULA). We strongly recommend you to read and follow the SpyHunter Installation Instructions. The SpyHunter’s free diagnosis offers unlimited free scans and detections. You can remove the detected files, processes and registry entries manually, by yourself, or purchase the full version to perform an automatic removal and also to receive free professional help with any malware related queries by their technical support department.
Remove TelevisionAce Manually:
!!! Please note: You can remove TelevisionAce Adware manually, however, you should proceed at your own risk, as any of the interventions might render your system inoperable. Therefore the manual removal method is recommended for PC Experts or Enthusiasts only. For regular users, MalwareKillers.com recommends using the SpyHunter software.
1. Remove TelevisionAce Uninstall Entry:
First, you can try to go to Control Panel and click on Programs and Features (Windows Vista/7/8/10) or Add/Remove Programs (Windows XP) and check the Uninstall Programs’ List for any entry related to TelevisionAce, Web-start.org, Dashlane, Search Manager, ShowBox Ads, 2345.com, Ludashi, Ps4ux.com, 1.loadblanks.ru, Outbrain.com, Optmz.online, Popads.net, Cpmofferconvert.com, Dingit.tv, 2080.hit.buy-targeted-traffic.com, Playbar.biz, Ds.serving-sys.com, Down.baidu2016.com, Syndication.exoclick.com, Searchguide.level3.com, TTWifi Adware or any third-party browser add-ons, extensions or toolbars. If you find some, double-click their control panel entries and then try removing them. Although keep in mind, that these are active infections and you might not be able to remove them directly from that Program’s list.
*(Start -> Control Panel -> Programs and Features or Add/Remove Programs) or “Win + R” keys to open “Run” and type in “control”, then hit the Enter.
2. Remove TelevisionAce from your browser:
*please note that in order to save your favorites, you need to export them before resetting the browser as you will lose all personal settings.
After IE completes the operation, click the close button and then close IE in order for the changes to take effect.
Go to the following path (you can copy-paste it) and delete the entire folder “Chrome” with all the folders and files that are in it.
For Windows XP: %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\
For Windows Vista/7/8/10: %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Google\
Alternatively, you can navigate to these folders by following these steps:
For Windows XP:
1. Click on “Start” in the bottom left part of the screen.
2. Choose “Run“.
3. Type %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\ and hit the Enter.
For Windows Vista/7/8/10:
1. Click on the Windows logo in the bottom-left part of the screen.
2. Type %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Google\ and hit the Enter.
1. At the top of the Firefox window (top-left), click the Firefox Menu button, go over to the Help sub-menu and select Troubleshooting Information.
2. Click the Reset Firefox button in the top-right corner of the Troubleshooting Information page.
3. To continue, click Reset Firefox in the confirmation window that opens.
4. Firefox will close and be reset. When it’s done, a window will list the imported information. Click the Finish and Firefox will restart.
3. Delete any folders or files related to TelevisionAce by checking the following locations: