WebSavings, also know as TopMoxie, is a shopping tool that open pop-up windows.
It can also uninstall other software components that interfere with
WebSavings is installed from the vendors site or when installing
other applications, such as the Morpheus file sharing program. When testing
Morpehus 3.4 there was no opt-out; you will get WebSavings whether
you want it or not.
From the developer:
In downloading and/or installing the Web Savings From Ebates Software, you are legally and with
full authority requesting that Ebates do the following on your behalf: 1)pop up brief alerts when
you can save money by shopping through Ebates or by using the Web Savings From Ebates Software.
2)direct your traffic to the merchant you wish to purchase from. This may be done a)by presenting
a choice in a pop up alert asking whether you wish to save by shopping through Ebates, thereby
directing your browser through Ebates in order to ensure you earn a reward, or b)by automatically
routing you through Ebates and automatically earning you a cash-back discount with no further
action on your part being necessary. 3) disable or uninstall any other product or software tool
that might interfere with the operability of Web Savings From Ebates Software or otherwise preempt
or render inoperative Web Savings From Ebates Software in a manner that might jeopardize the ability
of Ebates to earn you cash back discounts or coupon savings offered by Ebates. In installing Web
Savings From Ebates Software, you authorize Ebates to disable, uninstall, or delete any application
or software that might, in Ebates' opinion nullify its function and put you at risk of loosing the
cash-back savings that Web Savings From Ebates Software is designed to earn you. 4)If you would like
to utilize another savings tool, you can simply uninstall Web Savings From Ebates Software before
installing a competitive application. Web Savings From Ebates Software can be easily uninstalled
through the standard 'add or remove programs' control panel, or through Web Savings From Ebates
preference settings. If you have any trouble uninstalling the Web Savings From Ebates, please
contact customer service by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A partial uninstall of WebSavings can result in an error
message at startup saying "WJView ERROR: Could not execute Main:
The system cannot find the file specified".
WebSavingsfromEbates.exe, WebSavingsfromEbates0.exe, WebSavingsfromEbates1.exe, websearch.exe, couponsandoffers.exe
If you have any of the files related to WebSavings 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 WebSavings software.
Thank you very much for your time!
End User License Agreement
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Uninstall WebSavings from "Add/Remove Programs" in the Windows® Control Panel.
If you run into uninstall problems, please contact the vendor's customer support:
5 Thomas Mellon Circle, Suite 225,
or by email at email@example.com.
Uninstall WebSavings 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 WebSavings. 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 WebSavings 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 WebSavings 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 values called 'WebSavingsfromEbates', 'websearch' and 'couponsandoffers', if they exists.
- Exit the registry editor.
- Restart your computer.
Start Windows Explorer and delete:
Note: %ProgramsDir% is a variable (?). By default, this is C:\Program Files.
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Contact information for WebSavings's vendor
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needs a revision.
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