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Should I remove ContinueToSave?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
83% remove it17% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #26,360
United States Rank #41,459
Reach 0.0063%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 78.86 days
905.44 days >
Average installed length: 475.74 days

ContinueToSave 1.66

What is ContinueToSave?

ContinueToSave is an adware program installed into Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome. The programs collects and stores information about web browsing habits and sends this information to its remote servers in order to provide injected advertising in search results and various other places. Search Assistant will also modify the browser's home page and search provider. It displays various pop-up advertisements and tracks and reports your web surfing behavior. It displays targeted search results and pop-up advertisements based on terms that the user enters for Web searches. It bundles the 'malware' identified file called SProtector which is classified as malware with vaious antivirus products inclduing DrWeb, QuickHeal, Trend and Avast.

About  (from BetterSoft)

Discounts are always fun but it's even better when they come to you Instead of looking for them all over the place! Now, with the Continue to save browser add-on, you will be able to get the discounts on online purchases without any efforts. Simply search the item you would like to purchase online and click on the coup...  Read more
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Installed as part of a co-bundle
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • Hijacks the web browser's home page
  • Hijacks the browser's default search provider
  • Generally known to have a low reputation
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in ContinueToSave.
sprotector.dll (0d280aeddc903ffd76d1f66ce9c511c6) has been flagged by the following 4 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
avast! 2014.9-131212 Win32:SProtector-B [PUP]
AVG 2014.0.3628 Sprotect.B
eSafe Win32.Trojan
ESET-NOD32 7.8450 a variant of Win32/SProtector.A
ContinueToSave has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: continuetosave.info
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\continuetosave
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\ContinueToSave\uninstall.exe" /FULLPATH="C:\Program Files\ContinueToSave"
Estimated size: 1.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by ContinueToSave 1.66

Program module:sprotector.dll (Malware detected)
Name:SProtector 1.66.1133
Path:C:\Program Files\continuetosave\sprotector.dll
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe

How do I remove ContinueToSave?

You can uninstall ContinueToSave from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ContinueToSave 1.66, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove ContinueToSave.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win Vista (SP2) 6%
Uninstall it 83%
Keep it 17%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 85.48%
Windows XP 8.06%
Windows Vista 6.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 25.81%
Windows 7 Professional 12.90%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.06%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.03%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.42%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 16.42%
  Iran 10.45%
  Taiwan 10.45%
  Germany 5.22%
  United Kingdom 5.22%
  Italy 4.48%
  Australia 3.73%
  Greece 3.73%
  Brazil 2.99%
  France 2.99%
  United Arab Emirates 2.24%
  DK 2.24%
  Spain 2.24%
  Netherlands 2.24%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 24.68%
Dell 19.48%
Hewlett-Packard 16.88%
Acer 16.88%
American Megatrends 3.90%
Intel 2.60%
Lenovo 2.60%
Toshiba 2.60%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.16%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.16%
ASUSTeK K52F 2.11%
ASUSTeK K43SV 2.11%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.11%
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.11%

Publisher URL: www.bettersoft.com


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