Remove Deal Look Ads by Deal look

Remove Deal Look Ads by Deal lookDeal Look is a classed as adware, which comes bundled with freeware applications, these can get installed on the computer system very easily, they are a unwanted browser extension (Browser Helper Object) for Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. Once these extensions are installed, they can track your movements and surfing habits while you use the internet, these types of potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) for short, can sometimes gather personal data from your surfing habits, this can lead to serious problems if left on the system. Some of the common symptoms you may suffer from these malicious adware programs are unwanted advertisement pop-ups, redirects to text advertisements and pop-up banners like “Ads by Deal Look” or “Deal Look Ads” these generate a lot of web-traffic and with all the advertising, they can earn a lot of revenue.


How can I protect myself from adware?

Certain freeware software that you download can have (PUPs) potentially unwanted programs bundled with the genuine program that your downloading and wanting to install, in the license agreement of these freeware programs it will sometimes have an Open Candy End User License Agreement, they know people never read the Eula and most people when installing will click next to fast and won’t see what’s getting installed. These download sites like CNET, Brothersoft, Softonic and many others that offer a download portal for free software.

How can I remove Deal Look?

I will show you a free and easy way to remove this adware called Deal Look. Remember if you have other adware/malware on your computer, you may need to run other scans or seek technical advice and. Its best to try and Uninstall the Malicious Program called Deal Look from Programs and Features first, don’t be fooled thinking that’s it, there will be lots of remnants left behind from the adware that can still cause a lot of problems to your computer and browser. It’s best to use a variety of free specialized tools to help clean up the remnants on your computer.

Deal Look removal guide:

Important: You use this guide at your own risk, I take no responsibility for loss of data or damage to your computer.

Remember to backup your data before you begin. All programs used in this guide are free to use.

Step 1: 

Uninstall Deal Look “Ads by Deal look” Adware by using Add\Remove Programs.

Windows 7                                                      Windows 8

control-panel-7a control_panel8

Window 7: Click Start Button and then click Control Panel

Windows 8:  Go to Charms Bar / Settings / Control Panel


Next click on the “Uninstall a program” option (as show in image above). using Classic View no problem double-click on the “Programs and Features” icon instead.


Search for the name of the ‘Sales Checker’ then Click Uninstall to remove Deal Look “Ads by Deal look” then scroll through the list and uninstall any potentially unwanted programs (PUPs).

Not sure what to uninstall? Don’t worry, you can always reinstalling a program if you accidentally uninstall a program you want to keep.

If your having any type of issue using programs and features uninstall? you can try and download Revo Uninstaller this tool can completely remove unwanted programs and remnants on your computer.


adwcleane  Clean Remnants with AdwCleaner

AdwCleaner  is a free tool which will run a scan of your computer system for malicious files, its going to be checking Services, Shortcuts, Malicious Files and Folders, Nasty Registry entry’s. it will also run scan of all browsers on the system and try and clean and delete any malicious stuff in Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browser.

I would recommend running AdwCleaner from time to time, to keep your computer clean from all the crap-ware that’s floating around the internet, like Ad-ware, browser hijackers, ad popups and toolbars.

Before you install any free programs, you can always upload to to see if its safe to install.

adwcleaneDownload AdwCleaner (Official link and direct-download)

Right Click AdwCleaner.exe  and Run as Administrator


Click yes to User Account Control to continue.


Click Scan button, and wait for scan to complete.


Once AdwCleaner has finished scanning your computer, click on tabs to check what it has found and make sure there is nothing in there you want to keep. (if so remove tick from item you wish to keep)

Nothing to uncheck? Click Clean button to continue with clean-up process.


All programs will be closed to complete safe cleaning process.

Once finished AdwCleaner will reboot your computer.

On reboot AdwCleaner will create a log of what it found and removed from your computer.

download Clean Remnants with JRT

Junkware Removal Tool is a security utility that searches for and removes common adware, toolbars, and potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) from your computer.  A common tactics among freeware publishers is to offer their products for free, but bundle them with PUPs in order to earn revenue.  This tool will help you remove these types of programs.

Download JRT (Official link and direct-download)

Right Click JRT.exe  and Run as Administrator


Push any key to continue with a scan, this is simular to Adwcleaner


Once complete JRT will create a log of what it found and removed from your computer.

Reset Browser Settings

internet-explorerReset Internet Explorer to Default settings

  1. Open Internet Explorer
  2. Go to “icongear” Icon in top right corner
  3. Select Internet Options
  4. Go to Advanced Tab
  5. Click Reset to set to  “Default Settings

(example below)


google-chrome Reset Google Chrome to Default settings

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Go to the  chrome  in the right top corner
  3. Select Settings
  4. Scroll down to the end of the page, search for + Show advanced settings
  5. Scroll down to end of the page and click Reset browser settings button
  6. Click Reset once more

mozilla-firefox Reset Mozilla Firefox to default settings

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox
  2. Right space on top of browser
  3. Put tick in Menu Bar
  4. Select Help > Troubleshooting information
  5. Reset.
  6. (example below)


malwarebytes Now Lets Run a Scan with Malwarebytes.

Download MalwareBytes Anti-Malware

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is Free as a on demand scanner, it removes malware  pure and simple, it has some of the best protection against Malware, Trojans, Ransomware, Worms, Botnets, Rogues, Rootkits, spyware and many more.

Now if your looking for real-time protection, consider Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium it can prevent malware and websites from infecting your computer is priced at  $24.95 for 3 PC at the time of making this tutorial.

Install MalwareBytes Anti-Malware and Run a Scan, Let it update.


  • Perform a Threat Scan


Click Apply Actions to Remove Infected files

How is the computer running? if your still having issues or want to make sure please continue with the guide.

 OK run a scan with HitmanProIcon this guide can be used on many different types of Adware.

Please perform a scan with ESET Online Scan

  • Open new browser tab
  • Click the [Image: scanner.png] button.
  • Click on  [Image: eset.png] button to download the ESET Smart Installer.
  • Save it to your Desktop.
  • Double click on [Image: install.png] to start ESET Smart Installer.
  • Check “YES“, and Tick “I accept the Terms of Use
  • Click the [Image: start.jpg] button.
  • Yes to User Account Control warning.
  • Enable detection of potentially unwanted applications.
  • Click Advanced settings and select the following:
  • Remove found threats
  • Scan Archives
  • Scan for potentially unsafe applications
  • Enable Anti-Stealth technology
  • ESET will then download updates for signature database, install itself, and begin scanning your computer. Please be patient as this can take some time.
  • When the scan completes, click List of Found Threats
  • Click Export toText File, and save the file to your desktop and name it EsetLog. (optional)
  • Put tick in Uninstall Application on close
  • Put tick in Delete Quarantined files
  • Click the Finish button.

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