SaveNow was installed on your computer as a module that
comes with free software that you downloaded from the Internet.
SaveNow's information and offers are provided to users by
showing a limited number of relevant coupons and ads in
the form of interstitials ("pop-up ads") and other ad formats.
These offers and ads are shown when users visit various sites
across the Internet, based on URLs visited by the user, search
terms typed into search engines, the HTML content of the page
viewed by the user, and/or the local country or zip code of the
user. SaveNow offers are delivered independently from the site
the user happens to be visiting when they see a SaveNow offer
and are not endorsed or affiliated with anyone other than WhenU.com.
There are a variety of applications that are SaveNow ad-supported, such
as Kazaa, NetPumper,
Morpheus, Bearshare, DivX Pro, Audio Galaxy, RadLight,
If you have any of the files related to SaveNow on your system,
please send them
for additional analysis. Generally, I have only analysed a
few versions for each software component listed at this web site. With your help I
will be able to look at both old and more recent versions of the SaveNow software.
Thank you very much for your time!
WhenU Save / SaveNow! [Ad-Aware],
Adware-Spyware/SaveNow.BV.2 adware [AntiVir],
Adware.Win32.SaveNow.bv [Kaspersky Anti-Virus],
variant of Win32/Adware.WhenUSave [NOD32],
End User License Agreement
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Uninstall notice for SaveNow
Notice that removing SaveNow may cause the program that bundled it
to not function as intended.
SaveNow adware should be uninstalled
according with the manufacturer's instructions:
If you want to uninstall, you can do so easily through the
add/remove function in your control panel. You can access your
control panel by going to:
START (typically, the button in the bottom left of your screen).
Choose CONTROL PANEL.
Choose ADD/REMOVE PROGRAMS.
Click on ADD/REMOVE.
If you need more information
or experience any technical problems, please contact whenU.com at
Uninstall SaveNow with FreeFixer
I'm working on a general purpose tool for removing unwanted software.
The tool is called FreeFixer
and can help you remove unwanted Browser Helper Objects, Internet Explorer toolbars
and software that starts automatically when you reboot your computer, so it can offer some
assistance while uninstalling SaveNow. The manual removal instructions
listed below will help you to identify what to delete with
Read more about FreeFixer.
Please follow the instructions below if you would like to remove SaveNow manually. Please
notice that you must follow the instructions very carefully and delete everything that is mentioned. In most
cases the removal will fail if one single item is not deleted. If SaveNow remains on your system
after stepping through the removal instructions, please double-check by stepping through them again.
Start the registry editor. This is done by clicking Start then Run.
(The Run dialog will appear.) Type regedit and click OK. (The registry editor will open.)
- Browse to the key:
'HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE \ SOFTWARE \ Microsoft \ Windows \ CurrentVersion \ Run'
- In the right pane, delete the value called 'SaveNow' or 'WhenUSave', if it exists.
- Exit the registry editor.
- Restart your computer.
- Delete the following directory and its content: %ProgramsDir%\Save\
- Delete the following directory and its content: %ProgramsDir%\SaveNow\
Note: %ProgramsDir% is a variable (?). By default, this is C:\Program Files.
Problems uninstalling? Click here.
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Contact information for SaveNow's vendor
In order to provide correct, accurate and updated information about SaveNow
I encourage the vendor to contact me if any part of this write-up
needs a revision.
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