How to remove Max Video Player

If you encounter problems with aggressive pop-ups on each webpage, and they’re coming from Max Video Player adware – our article may assist you to solve this issue. In this item, we’ve composed all you should be aware of while dealing with Max Video Player, its manners of infection and techniques of its elimination.


Max Video Player adware


This item is a helpful instruction for a novice adware-hunter. In it, we will help you to detect Max Video Player and hunt it down. Now it's time to choose weapons for this matter! We can propose a high-powered antivirus, for those who lean toward the modern-day hunting, or you could stay barehanded as the ancestors did since the dawn of the Web. Don't hesitate to pick! If you are willing to eliminate this adware – forget about the next parts and go to uninstalling. Of course, if you want to know the crucial information on this virus and its methods of action – you'd better read the full article. We will explain to you the manners through which adware got into your machine, and how you should act to ensure against the similar situation in future. Besides this, we will explain to you all you have to know about Max Video Player’s particularities, and how harmful it is if left alone for a few days.

What is Max Video Player. Removal reasons and methods

Suspicious utilities, to which Max Video Player belongs, are being designed to display ads to you and assure you of their sustainability. It is little, aggravating and nearly harmless. If you have just Max Video Player and nothing besides it – the OS, probably, will hold on for some time, but it won't happen, as advertising programs always call their mates to every kick-up. We'd bet that Max Video Player wants to have a party, and it'll be breathtaking. The virus turns your workstation exposed to various dangers, and it can constipate it by useless programs in a blink of an eye. Generally, there will be other pieces of adware or plain viruses, but you might get some sort of ransomware, and it won’t be good at all. Max Video Player is a yawning breach in the computer's security, and you should close it in a timely manner.



There are lots of types of adware, and they can penetrate the system in lots of ways. They're all known to us, but some manners are too poor to include them on our list. If you want to learn how to deal with the best ones, here they are:


  • Sponsored installation, AKA "bundling" is the fastest manner for any virus to infest customer's laptop. Its main advantage is simpleness, and its most significant characteristic (from scammers’ point of view) is that user goes through the whole process with his own hands. All they should do is to make an adware bundle where a few examples of adware are mixed with a program that users would like to install. A victim needs the tool, so he gets the software pack, installs its content and gets all pointless junk from it. To evade this, we advise you to inspect with caution all windows with checkboxes. Don’t click "OK" mindlessly, as it may cause big problems.
  • Infection through developers’ web page. This method is less popular than the sponsored installation, and generally, it’s successful when a virus comes from the more or less popular portal. For instance, some dude wants his site on the first page of search results and develops a utility that notifies you of updates, fresh articles, etc. The problem with these apps is that soon you’ll start seeing promotional banners every minute. Fortunately, suchlike tools could be removed easily, and they won’t return.
  • Download from an infested website or from a special link. It's more about real viruses, but Max Video Player uses this way in rare cases. We're certain that you’ve experienced it once or even oftener. You attend a website, and you see an ad, proposing you to install a super-mega useful program to enhance your browsing experience. You've seen it already, huh? You pass on a banner and find a shiny suspicious page, telling you that common search engines are pointless and tricky, yet THIS program is different. It’s fair, protected, and won’t dump your data to major corporate organizations. And that’s how it is, as it'll dump the information to small and humble organizations and parties of hackers, which will put it to use. It’s also easy to avoid: just ignore pop-up banners. It doesn't matter whether or not they seem good – just don’t. Ignore all invitations, coming from strange websites, and your PC will stay clean and fast.


We are sure that the virus infected your system through one of these ways, and after reading the above list you're able to shield the machine against them. Let's just eliminate the virus.

How to remove Max Video Player

If you prefer to hunt with bows and arrows – we have a useful guide for adware uninstalling. You’ll be just like Rambo, prowling behind the trees and eliminating viruses in a thicket of your device’s woods. In the first place, you’ll need to purify all browsers, viciously killing all kinds of undesired apps and toolbars. After that, the browser settings need to be changed. The system registry has to be cleaned from all malicious entries. The whole process is defined in this guide so that if you’re ready – start anywhen. Don't forget to use the video, as it's here to explain the things you're not sure about.


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Max Video Player removal instructions

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

If you are Android user, follow this guide: Android virus removal.



Step 1. Uninstall Max Video Player 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 Max Video Player, 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 Max Video Player and press Uninstall

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


Step 2. Remove Max Video Player 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 Max Video Player, click Remove from Chrome

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

How to remove Max Video Player from Google Chrome. Step 1 How to delete Max Video Player from Google Chrome. Step 2 How to uninstall Max Video Player from Google Chrome. Step 3


Instruction for Internet Explorer

1. Launch Internet Explorer

2. Click Tools

3. Select Manage add-ons

4. Select Max Video Player and press Disable

How to uninstall Max Video Player from Internet Explorer. Step 1 How to remove Max Video Player from Internet Explorer. Step 2 How to delete Max Video Player 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 Max Video Player, press Remove

How to uninstall Max Video Player from Mozilla Firefox. Step 1 How to delete Max Video Player from Mozilla Firefox. Step 1 How to remove Max Video Player from Mozilla Firefox. Step 3


Instructions for Microsoft Edge

1. Launch Microsoft Edge

2. Click on Extensions in menu bar

3. Choose needed add-on and click on it

4. Press Uninstall


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 Max Video Player from Safari. Step 1 How to uninstall Max Video Player from Safari. Step 2 How to remove Max Video Player from Safari. Step 3


Instruction for Opera

1. Start Opera browser

2. Click Menu (Customize and Control Opera)

3. Select Extensions

4. Choose Max Video Player and press button Remove from Opera

How to remove Max Video Player from Opera. Step 1 How to delete Max Video Player from Opera. Step 2 How to uninstall Max Video Player from Opera. Step 3


Video instruction how to remove ads from the browser




Step 3. Delete elements that would stay after Max Video Player deletion

1. Remove files and folders, if they stayed:

  • Type Max Video Player 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 'Max Video Player'
  • 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



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