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How to remove Extended Update

Extended Update is not an actual program. It is an Update task file belonging to Hoolapp application. What is more, sometimes Extended Update can also be found in a number of potentially unwanted browser extensions, such as FunMoods Toolbar, Movies Toolbar, Delta Toolbar, and the like. Users are strongly recommended to kill Extended Update task in order to avoid installing more unwanted applications. Naturally, end Extended Update, you have to delete Hoolapp or any other application that may be responsible for running this task. To determine which program should be removed, scan your PC with the SpyHunter free scanner.

The frustrating thing about Extended Update and similar Update tasks is that users often download programs that employ these tasks without even realizing it. Take Hoolapp, for example. This program can be easily downloaded at hoolapp. com. Its main website promoting Hoolapp as a useful application that can help you manage Android app downloads. It says that you can “explorer, find and install more than 50000 Android apps from your PC to your device with Hoolapp. ” As you can see, this application sounds like a useful tool, but it cannot be trusted 100%.

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The problem is that like many other potentially unwanted applications, Hoolapp may have some undesirable characteristics. For example, with Extended Update task running, this program can connect to the Internet behind your back and then download more unreliable applications on your computer. Consequently, it can expose you to potential security threats, and in the long run, you may end up getting infected with malware.

To be honest, there may be quite a few unwanted applications running on your system already. After all, despite the fact that you can download Hoolapp directly on the main page, it is much more likely that this application comes through fake Adobe Flash and Java app Update s. There are a lot of adware-related Web sites that generate annoying pop-ups, offering you to install specific Update s. You have to understand that these Update notifications are not reliable, and you can’t trust them. If you recently clicked on a pop-up notification that offered you to install some Update, chances are that you also installed Hoolapp with it as well.

Neither Extended Update nor Hoolapp is extreme computer security threat, but you should take all possible risks into account. Terminate Hoolapp right now if you want to delete Extended Update for good. What is more, run a complete system scan to make sure there are no unwanted programs left on your computer. Do not hesitate to invest in a powerful anti-spyware tool if need be.

Manual Update Removal Guide

Step 1. Uninstall Update and related programs

Windows XP

  1. Open Start menu and click Control Panel
  2. Choose Add or remove programs
  3. Select the unwanted application
  4. Click Remove

Windows 7 and Vista

  1. Click Start and select Control Panel
  2. Go to Uninstall a program
  3. Right-click on the suspicious software
  4. Select Uninstall

Windows 8

  1. Move cursor to the bottom left corner
  2. Right-click and open Control Panel
  3. Select Uninstall a program
  4. Delete unwanted application

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Step 2. Remove Update from your browsers

Remove Update from Internet Explorer

  1. Open IE and click on the Gear icon
    ie-settings How to remove Extended Update
  2. Select Manage add-ons
    ie-manage-addons How to remove Extended Update
  3. Remove unwanted extensions
  4. Change your home page: Gear icon → Internet Options (General tab)
    ie-internet-options How to remove Extended Update
  5. Reset your browser: Gear icon → Internet Options (Advanced tab)
  6. Click Reset, check the box and click Reset again
    ie-reset How to remove Extended Update

Delete Update from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla and click on the menu
    ff-settings-menu How to remove Extended Update
  2. Choose Add-ons and go to Extensions
  3. Select unwanted add-on and click Remove
    ff-extensions How to remove Extended Update
  4. Reset Mozilla: Alt+H → Troubleshooting Information
    ff-troubleshooting How to remove Extended Update
  5. Click Reset Firefox, confirm it and click Finish
    ff-troubleshooting How to remove Extended Update

Uninstall Update from Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and click on the menu
    chrome-menu-tools How to remove Extended Update
  2. Select Tools → Extensions
  3. Choose the add-on and click Trash can icon
    chrome-extensions How to remove Extended Update
  4. Change your search engine: Menu → Settings
  5. Click Manage search engines under Search
    chrome-manage-search How to remove Extended Update
  6. Delete undesirable search provider
    chrome-search-engines How to remove Extended Update
  7. Reset your browser: Settings → Reset browser settings
    chrome-reset How to remove Extended Update
  8. Click Reset to confirm your action

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