How to remove Fastplayz from the computer and browsers

This is an article about Fastplayz virus that infects people's devices in all corners of the Earth. Here you will see detailed instructions for Fastplayz elimination and some advices for those who faced Fastplayz.


Fastplayz adware

What is Fastplayz. Removal reasons and methods

Now we'll tell you about the new advertising program that appeared on the web few days ago, but today it is one of the very annoying and effective. This adware is called Fastplayz, and here we'll explain how it got onto your system, how to uninstall it, and how to guard your machine from suchlike undesired software in case of reinfection. We can asset that this advertising tool won't corrupt or erase your files but will irritate you for months until you remove it. Most of the times, people that control adware aren't its creators - they just buy it in Dark Web and barely know how to use it. Saying this, we mean that such tools are plain, but if they infect the PC of a novice user, they might become a big issue. We strongly advise all users who discovered Fastplayz in their systems to immediately uninstall it using our removal guide.



Malware can infest user's machine in a lot of ways, but certain viruses prefer the certain ways. For example, Trojan viruses use vulnerabilities in software's code, adware creators most often use bundling and extortion software, most often prefers email spam. Bundling depends on an indirect deception of the user. In fact, this bundle comprises of the only useful program and 4-5 viruses. All programs in the bundle can only be installed at the same time, and if customer doesn't notice the pop-ups that show up during the installation, he can lightly allow them to penetrate the machine. One of these pop-ups has an option between two installation ways: automatic and "for experienced users". The advised way is picked by default, and if user doesn't uncheck it, he'll install all the contents of. We know few simple tips that will help you avoid getting infected through this method:

  • Remember that any piece of the unlicensed content is potentially perilous. This is how hackers spread adware, using the ordinary customer’s greed. If you are absolutely sure about the usage of unpaid program - just go to product's official webpage and get it from there. By abiding this rule you limit the number of infection sources.
  • You mustn't view hacked websites that distribute viruses. Scammers can hack almost any site, but it seems a lot simpler to get on a low-quality site, originally made for illegal actions, or a webpage, abandoned by its owner. Viral webpages could be easily spotted by garish design, strange tabs that appear when you click the link, an abundance of obtrusive ads and clickbait headers.
  • When installing any unpaid software, carefully read all the information that that pops up. This will help you to see and cancel the try to infection.

The tips, given before are will help those who value the performance of their computers and the protection of their files. Remember that before using these advices, you must fully clean computer of viral programs that are already there. The next part can help you to get rid of all adware from your device.

There is a well-known myth that anti-viral tool software program can just keep malware away from the device, though it's not true. Even the most complex anti-virus software can't protect the PC if customer invites the viruses to enter the system and permits their installation. If you want your anti-virus tool to be effective, familiarize with the upper sections of this article and try to follow the rules given there.

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Fastplayz removal instructions

If you use MAC OS, follow our article: MAC adware removal.



Step 1. Uninstall Fastplayz from Control Panel

Instruction for Windows XP and Windows 7

1. Click Start, click Control Panel, and then double-click Add or Remove Programs.

2. In the Currently installed programs box, click the Fastplayz, and then click Change or Change/Remove.

3. Follow the instructions that appear on the screen to make the changes that you want.

Press Start - Control Panel Choose Programs - Uninstall a program Choose needed program and click 'Uninstall'


Instruction for Windows 8

1. Point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and tap Search.

2. Enter Control panel in the search box, and then click Control Panel.

3. Under View by: select Large Icons, and then click Programs and features.

4. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.

5. Follow the instructions on the screen.


Instruction for Windows 10

1. On the field Search Windows type 'Control Panel'

2. Click Uninstall a program

3. Select Fastplayz and press Uninstall

Type 'Control Panel' in Search field Programs in Control Panel Choose needed program and click 'Uninstall'


Step 2. Remove Fastplayz from the browser

Note: If you use antimalware scanner, it will take you through the following steps automatically.


Instruction for Google Chrome

1. Launch Google Chrome browser, click Menu (Customize and Control Google Chrome)

2. Select More tools > Extensions. Left-click on Extensions

3. On the Fastplayz, click Remove from Chrome

4. A notice to remove the extension will appear. Click Remove

How to remove Fastplayz from Google Chrome. Step 1 How to delete Fastplayz from Google Chrome. Step 2 How to uninstall Fastplayz from Google Chrome. Step 3


Instruction for Internet Explorer

1. Launch Internet Explorer

2. Click Tools

3. Select Manage add-ons

4. Select Fastplayz and press Disable

How to uninstall Fastplayz from Internet Explorer. Step 1 How to remove Fastplayz from Internet Explorer. Step 2 How to delete Fastplayz from Internet Explorer. Step 3


Instruction for Mozilla Firefox

1. Launch Mozilla Firefox

2. Open Menu

3. Click Add-ons

4. Select Extensions

5. On the Fastplayz, press Remove

How to uninstall Fastplayz from Mozilla Firefox. Step 1 How to delete Fastplayz from Mozilla Firefox. Step 1 How to remove Fastplayz from Mozilla Firefox. Step 3


Instruction for Safari

1. Open Safari browser

2. Click Menu (Display a menu of General Safari Settings)

3. Select Reset Safari...

4. Press Reset

How to delete Fastplayz from Safari. Step 1 How to uninstall Fastplayz from Safari. Step 2 How to remove Fastplayz from Safari. Step 3


Instruction for Opera

1. Start Opera browser

2. Click Menu (Customize and Control Opera)

3. Select Extensions

4. Choose Fastplayz and press button Remove from Opera

How to remove Fastplayz from Opera. Step 1 How to delete Fastplayz from Opera. Step 2 How to uninstall Fastplayz from Opera. Step 3


Video instruction how to remove ads from the browser




Step 3. Delete elements that would stay after Fastplayz deletion

1. Remove files and folders, if they stayed:

  • Type Fastplayz in the search box
  • Scroll to the bottom of the list of search results. Under Search again in, Click Computer
  • Wait for the search results
  • Delete items found

2. Delete registry keys

  • Click the Start button
  • Type Regedit.exe and press Enter
  • Press Ctrl+F and type 'Fastplayz'
  • Click 'Find Next'
  • Delete the entries that were found

Step 4 (Optional). Scan the computer with antimalware scanner

  • Download antivirus tool, e.g. Adwcleaner
  • Press Scan button


AdwCleaner start window


  • Press Clean button


AdwCleaner scan the system


Instruction for Mac OS

1. In the Finder sidebar, click Applications

2. Drag the app from the Applications folder to the Trash

3. Choose Finder > Empty Trash


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