What is Filter Results

Filter Results by Yontoo Technology Inc is advertising browser plugin that infects Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. After installation in starts injecting ads into webpages. This ads can be of different forms and types. Filter Results can show pop-ups on shopping sites, underlined words, static banners etc. All those ads can be separated from usual ads, as they are signed as “Ads by Filter Results” or “brought by Filter Results”. Adware uses your personal browsing information and breaks your privacy. Learn how to uninstall Filter Results on this page.

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How Filter Results infected your PC

Filter Results installs without users knowledge. It can infiltrate your system in the package or installers of free programs. Be attentive and careful when you install any software on your PC. Many legitimate programs nowadays are packed with adware. Some steps of installation may contain offers to install unwanted apps. Filter Results is not malicious application, but consequences of infection are unpleasant. Regular antivirus programs are not able to eliminate Filter Results and we recommend you to use SpyHunter 5.

Download Filter Results Removal Tool

Download Removal Tool

To remove Filter Results completely we recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 from EnigmaSoft Limited. It detects and removes all files, folders and registry keys of Filter Results and several millions of other adware, hijackers, toolbars.

Remove Filter Results manually for free

Here is manual step-by-step tutorial for full Filter Results removal from your computer. This works 99% and was checked with the latest versions of Filter Results installer on operating systems with latest updates and browser versions.

Remove Filter Results from Control Panel

To start removing Filter Results you should remove it using Control Panel. It should uninstall correctly, however, we recommend you to use IObit Uninstaller to clean leftover items after uninstalling. Here are instructions for Windows XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8.

Remove Filter Results from Windows XP:

  1. Click on Start button.
  2. Choose Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find Filter Results.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Remove Filter Results from Windows 7:

  1. Click Start button.
  2. Then go to Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find Filter Results and click Uninstall.

Remove Filter Results from Windows 8:

  1. Hover mouse pointer to the bottom-right corner to see Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find Filter Results, click Uninstall.

Cannot uninstall Filter Results

In some cases Filter Results won’t uninstall and gives you message that “You do not have sufficient access to uninstall Filter Results. Please, contact your system administrator” when you try to remove it from Control Panel or “Access denied” error when removing Filter Results folder and files. This happens, because file FilterResultsbho.dll or service updateFilterResults.exe does not allow you to do it. In this case I will recommend you to use SpyHunter 5 or Malwarebytes or uninstall Filter Results in Safe Mode. To boot in Safe Mode do the following:

  1. Reboot your computer.
  2. While it starts booting press F8 button.
  3. This will open Advanced Boot Options menu.
  4. Choose Safe Mode and wait until Windows loads.
  5. Go to Control Panel > Uninstall a program and remove Filter Results

>> See detailed instructions and video tutorial on how to boot in Safe Mode

Remove Filter Results add-on from your browsers

Removing Filter Results from Control Panel often does not bring desired effect. It is browser extension and it may still be active in Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Here are instructions on how to remove Filter Results extension from your browsers manually.

Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome browser
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://extensions/.
  3. Find Filter Results extension.
  4. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) about:addons.
  3. Choose Filter Results extension.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):

Note: There is no feature to remove browser extensions from browser in latest version of Internet Explorer. To remove Filter Results from Internet Explorer, please, perform instructions for uninstalling program from Control Panel. To disable Filter Results, please, do the following:

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
  3. In opened menu Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable Filter Results.

Opera Browser:

Generally, Filter Results does not install in Opera browser however you can always double check. Do the following:

  1. Start Opera browser.
  2. Go to Tools > Extensions > Manage Extensions.
  3. Find Filter Results extension.
  4. Click Uninstall button.

Remove following files and folders

Filter Results files:


Filter Results folders:

C:\Program Files\Filter Results

Alternative way to remove adware browser extension Filter Results

avast browser cleanup For safe and effective browser extension removal use avast! Browser Cleanup utility. Run it with administrator privileges and remove all extensions with bad rating including Filter Results. You can also reset your browser settings for each of your browsers: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox.

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