TakeOrLeave Removal Guide

Do you know what TakeOrLeave is?

TakeOrLeave is a program that will start displaying commercial ads after you install it on the system. The program itself is created on the JustPlugIt engine and it acts like other adware programs that belong to this family. If you ever detect this program, you should know that it is the one which is responsible for the presence of pop-ups, coupons, shopping suggestions, and other kinds of advertisements. The removal of this advertising-supported application is the only way to get rid of all those annoying commercial advertisements. Continue reading if you simply do not know how to get rid of this program.

This adware program is mostly distributed via the well-known installer called InstallRex. Users tend to download these installers, which are, of course, comprised of untrustworthy programs, from P2P websites. If you visit these websites yourself as well, it is not surprising that you have installed TakeOrLeave. Our security specialists say that it is simply enough to click on the fake Download button once in order to download a pack of undesirable programs. Therefore, you have to be extremely careful on file-sharing web pages. If you have not managed to protect your system and TakeOrLeave has entered your system, you have to remove it as soon as possible because the ads that this program shows, might take you to untrustworthy websites in the blink of an eye. In case you do not want to cause harm to your computer, make sure that you get rid of TakeOrLeave.

As has been already mentioned, TakeOrLeave comes bundled with other undesirable programs, e.g. websearch.searchfix.info browser hijacker, mystartsearch.com browser hijacker, or EZDownloader. There is a possibility that these threats have been installed alongside TakeOrLeave. There is no doubt that this has happened if you see that your homepage and search provider have been changed. In fact, some of these programs act silently and it is basically impossible to detect them; thus, we recommend scanning the system in order to check its condition. The diagnostic tool can be downloaded from this website.

It is not so difficult to remove TakeOrLeave, but it might be a real challenge to remove other programs that have entered together with it. You can try doing that manually, but we think that you should eliminate these applications automatically. In order to do that, you simply have to acquire a reliable security tool and perform the system scan.

How to remove TakeOrLeave

Windows XP

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Select the program and click Remove.

Windows 7 and Vista

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Right-click on TakeOrLeave.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Windows 8

  1. Tap the Windows key + R.
  2. Enter control panel in the box and click OK.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Select the undesirable application and click Uninstall.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser and tap Ctrl+Shift+A.
  2. Select Extensions.
  3. Find the unwanted extension and then remove it.

Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser and tap Alt+F.
  2. Select More tools and click Extensions.
  3. Find the extension and click the recycle bin button placed next to it.
  4. Click Remove.

In non-techie terms:

Believe us, there are hundreds of untrustworthy programs that want to enter your system, so you should be very careful all the time. Of course, it is very important to install a security tool on the system, but you should also not forget that it is very important to be careful and not to visit untrustworthy websites.