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InstallProvider Adware

About Adware InstallProvider

InstallProvider is a bogus download manager that displays popups and banners advertising rogue antispyware programs. It also adds a toolbar to your IE to provides search feature. InstallProvider seems to be a variant of WinFixer/WinAntivirus.

How to Remove InstallProvider ?

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Follow these steps to manually remove InstallProvider adware:

  1. Reboot the computer to safe mode ( Press F8 key when windows start ).
  2. Go to Start > Run, type '%temp%', delete all the temporary files in the open folder.
  3. Open a Dos command window (go to Start > Run, type 'cmd' (for Windows XP/2000) or 'command' (for Windows 98/Me) and click OK). Enter the following commands:

    cd "%programfiles%\Install Provider"
    regsvr32 /u InstallProvider.dll
    del *.*
  4. Delete the folder 'Install Provider' from 'Program Files' folder.
  5. Click Start > Run, type 'regedit', and click Ok to open the Registry editor.
  6. Search for and delete all the entries containing the following values:


  7. Navigate to and delete the following keys:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Install Provider
  8. Exit Registry Editor.
  9. Go to Start > Settings > Control Panel, double-click Internet Options, click the Programs tab, click the Reset Web Settings button to reset your Internet Explorer settings.
  10. Reboot the computer.

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