Annoying bundleware pushed you to completely delete Hotspot Shield from your computer? Well, this post is for you. Meanwhile, I would like to recommend Privax's HMA software to you guys: the said solution is clean, more safe and more professional for regular users. For example, HMA does not make any changes to your browser programs, while Hotspot Shield installs an add-on, named "Hotspot Shield extension 3.23" to end-users' Firefox.
To completely REMOVE Hotspot Shield, you do the following: - remove the main VPN client from programs list. - uninstall other 2 optional apps, RealPlayer and Google's Chrome.
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Complete steps to delete Hotspot Shield for a Windows 7 computer.
1. Exit Hotspot Shield software; run WTM to verify that you've completely end its HSSCP.exe *32 process that may still running in background. BTW, you can also end the following realsched.exe.
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2. Now, you have 3 options to uninstall the Hotspot Shield 3.09: - Open start menu, click All Programs and find below Hotspot Shield folder and run the "Uninstall Hotspot Shield" app in it.
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- Go to Control Panel on Windows start, press "Uninstall a program", locate the following "Hotspot Shield 3.09" in programs list, press Enter key or launch Windows' Uninstall/Change option.
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- Find the following Hotspot Shield installation folder and run the following Uninstall app.
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3. Whatever, you then should choose the Yes from UAC below.
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4. Choose "No thanks - just uninstall" option from the wizard below.
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5. Make sure that you've saved all your browser data, you then hit Uninstall on the following "Hotspot Shield 3.09 Uninstall" wizard.
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6. "Please wait while Hotspot Shield is being uninstalled".
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7. Close "Hotspot Shield 3.09 Uninstall".
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8. Close (or finish) the following "Hotspot Shield Uninstall Survey", Windows Explorer; save other stuff and then you restart. Rid your OS of Google's Chrome, RealPlayer and associated leftover items so you can cleanly uninstall Hotspot Shield.
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