Remove ClearScreen Player

By | Posted on May 7, 2016 | Updated on May 9, 2016

ClearScreen Player may appear as an interesting tool for watching online videos. But most users didn’t know about this program is a nasty code that lies beneath its core files. Computer security vendors considered ClearScreen Player as some kind of potentially unwanted program due to its unexpected installation of various adware.

Apart from videos, ClearScreen Player is also endorsed as a tool to turn your browser into a media center. As much as possible, people behind this program try to engage as many users into installing ClearScreen Player into their computer. The reason behind this spread is to generate profit as victims keeps using the program. Aside from loading bunch of unwanted software, ClearScreen Player also displays advertisements. Both intend to bring-in revenue.

Most computer users who are dealing with ClearScreen Player infection are unaware how it gets inside the computer. The truth is; this program is also an outcome of adware infection. ClearScreen Player is distributed as part of other malicious program that will install certain software into the system. It can get inside easily but removing or uninstalling the program is too complex. For this reason, we have provided a guide on this page to properly remove ClearScreen Player including all hidden files and registry entries.

ClearScreen Player

After the removal of this unwanted program, be sure to keep the computer safe by installing anti-malware product that is effective in blocking similar attacks. Moreover, avoid downloading unknown and suspicious program that usually carries malware like ClearScreen Player.

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How to Remove ClearScreen Player Adware from PC

Step 1 : Use Add/Remove program of Windows to Uninstall ClearScreen Player

The main cause of adware and malware presence could be software that you may have installed on the computer. We need to uninstall the culprit program.

1. Click Windows Start button. Next, select Control Panel from the list.

2. Find the ‘Programs‘ area and click on Uninstall a program. This opens up a window showing existing software installed.


3. Look for and remove ClearScreen Player entry. If not present, look for any suspicious labels that was installed recently.

4. Click on Uninstall to start removing the program.

Step 2: Scan and Delete Adware with AdwCleaner

1. Download the tool called AdwCleaner from the location stated below.
Click here to download AdwCleaner (this will open a new window)

2. Once you have completed the download, please close all running programs on the computer.

3. Locate the file and double-click on adwcleaner_Ver.exe to start running the tool. Then, click on Scan button.


4. It searches for presence of harmful programs, plug-ins, add-ons, or any data that were found malicious and linked to ClearScreen Player. You need to Clean all items detected by this tool.

5. Once scan is done, the tool may need to reboot your computer to finalize the cleaning process.

6. After reboot, AdwCleaner will display the log file of the recent scan.

Step 3: Remove Adware Add-on and Cleanup the Browser

After the previous scans, you may have deleted ClearScreen Player from the affected browser. This next step will ensure that no more module of adware will be left on the browser. This free tool scans and checks the browser for unwanted add-on and extension, and if found, Avast Browser Cleanup will give you a report and suggestion.

1. Download this free tool and save it to your desktop.
Avast Browser Cleanup Download Link (This will open in a new window)

2. Please install the program. Start the process by double-clicking on the executable file avast-browser-cleanup-sfx.exe.

3. When run, Avast Browser Cleanup performs a test on the browser. If unwanted entries were found, it will display a button ‘Remove all add-ons listed below and cleanup browser.’ You may remove all or delete one entry at a time.

Avast Browser Scanner

4. Avast Browser Cleanup will confirm before it permanently deletes the add-on. Please click Yes to proceed with the removal of ClearScreen Player on the affected browser.

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2 thoughts on “Remove ClearScreen Player

  1. Mary

    When I click on uninstall for clearscreen player – it asks me if I want to uninstall and I click yes , then a window pops up asking me “do you want to allow this app to update software on your PC – I click no and it does not uninstall – Please help –

  2. locky

    You need to click Yes if you want to uninstall ClearScreen Player. But before doing that, you may want to disconnect your Internet connection just to make sure no other adware will get downloaded onto your PC.

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