FLV Player Removal Guide

Do you know what FLV Player is?

FLV Player is a presented as a video converter, but the malware researchers warn that this program is not the best option of yours. The program falls into the category of potentially unwanted programs because of the fact that its installer promotes a bunch of insecure computer applications. FLV Player can install Babylon Toolbar, Webcake, and Optimizer Pro, all of which are already known to the software experts as insecure. We recommend that you remove FLV Player and all the programs that have been installed along with the application.

If you have installed FLV Player and the programs promoted by the installer, it is likely that your browsers are hijacked. If you find various display advertisements, or see that the startup page and new taps are altered, it is high time you took some appropriate measures to remove it from the browsers as you may be monitored, and the information collected by the browser toolbar is used for advertising purposes.
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As regards the Webcake promoted by FLV Player, it is categorized as adware by some malware researchers. The application is installed as a browser add-on, and it works on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. Its function is to facilitate the user’s shopping online, and it is done by displaying various pop-up coupons or offers.

The last application that is promoted by FLV Player is Optimizer Pro, which is an insecure system optimization program that is regarded as scareware. It imitates system scans and detects various errors or malfunctions of the system. They are said to be fixed only when you purchase the full version of the program, which you should not do.

In order to remove FLV Player, follow the instructions provided below. However, bear in mind that further steps depends on the programs you have installed. If you want to eliminate all the unwanted programs, implement SpyHunter. It will remove the Babylon Toolbar and other unwanted applications that may violate your privacy. Moreover, the recommended application which safeguard you against different types of malware and spyware so that you can surf the Internet safely.

FLV Player removal

Windows Vista and Windows 7

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Select Uninstall a program.
  4. Remove FLV Player and the other programs that have been installed alongside the application.

Windows XP

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Select Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Remove the video converter and other unwanted programs related to it.

Windows 8

  1. In Metro mode, start typing control panel.
  2. Click the Control Panel icon.
  3. Select Uninstall a program.
  4. Remove the unwanted programs.

In non-techie terms:

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Aliases: FLVPlayer.