What is Youtubedownload.video

Youtubedownload.video is a common website designed to download videos right from the YoutTube platform by pasting URL-link of any video you want into the searching space which is not legal, by the way. Unfortunately, while trying to download a video you instantly get a fabricated pop-up message usually followed by the text like “Click allow to continue” or “Click allow to download a video” which is a social engineer trick to rope you into the spam of nasty advertisement that will be appearing within your computer or any other devices. Initially, push notifications accompanied by pop-ups on the left side of the page is a friendly feature designed to notify users about the latest updates on some resources. And due to its popularity, lots of cyber criminals tempt to exploiting this feature in their favor, therefore, creating a certain circle of websites that contain a malicious chain of ads and viral links like Youtubedownload.video ads. If you have accepted the push notifications by Youtubedownload.video, an intrusive advertisement will be shown right on your desktop even when you are off the browser. Read the following instructions on how to remove Youtubedownload.video ads from your computer in the article below.

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How Youtubedownload.video infected your computer

The number one and most popular activity that could cause the infection on your device is by accepting push notifications presented by this or some other website when trying to download a video. This will continuously show a stream of intrusive ads within your computer and subsequently call into other websites awash by malicious content. Moreover, you could get caught off guard when downloading some free software with bundled adware across the web. Adwares use a crafty method to either mask itself as legitimate or be installed in addition to other programs. Adware applications can collect the computer information starting with computer data and ending up with your personal info that can potentially be sold to third parties and other suspicious advertising services for monetary purposes. In almost all cases you can get rid of adware by scanning your pc with any anti-virus program to prevent receiving malvertising ads in the future. To block ads and pop-ups use special ad-blocking utilities, for example, AdGuard (AdGuard for Mac) Here are all of the steps to remove Youtubedownload.video ads from your computer below.

  1. Download Youtubedownload.video Removal Tool
  2. Stop Youtubedownload.video notifications in browsers
  3. Remove/Uninstall Youtubedownload.video from Control Panel and Applications
  4. Remove Youtubedownload.video extensions from browsers
  5. Reset browser search and homepage settings
  6. Block Youtubedownload.video search redirects
  7. How to protect from threats like Youtubedownload.video

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To remove Youtubedownload.video completely, we recommend you to use Combo Cleaner. It can help you remove files, folders and registry keys of Youtubedownload.video and uninstall hijackers, toolbars and unwanted add-ons from browsers.

Remove Youtubedownload.video manually for free

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

Disable push notifications from Youtubedownload.video in browsers

Remove Youtubedownload.video from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Google Chrome

  1. Go to Google Chrome settings, by clicking 3-dots icon in the top-right corner and choosing Settings.
  2. Open advanced settings by clicking Advanced in the bottom.
  3. Under opened Privacy and security tab, choose Content settings.
  4. Click on Notifications menu (with the bell icon).
  5. Set up preferred overall settings for push notifications and click Manage exceptions… button.
  6. Find Youtubedownload.video in the list and click cross icon to remove it. Click Done button to confirm the action.

Remove Youtubedownload.video from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Mozilla Firefox

  1. Go to Mozilla Firefox options, by clicking 3-bars icon in the top-right corner and choosing Options.
  2. Choose Content tab on the left side.
  3. Under Notifications, set up preferred overall settings for push-notifications and click Choose… button.
  4. Find Youtubedownload.video in the list and click Remove site to remove it.
  5. Click Safe Changes button to confirm the action.

Remove Youtubedownload.video from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Safari

  1. Open Safari, and in the top menu click Safari, choose Preferences.
  2. In the Preferences window, click on Websites tab.
  3. On the left side, choose Notifications. You will see the list of websites and their settings for showing notifications.
  4. Find Youtubedownload.video in the list and click Remove button.

Remove Youtubedownload.video from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Android (Chrome)

  1. Open Google Chrome app on Android, and tap on three dots to open main menu.
  2. In the drop-down menu choose Settings, scroll down and under Advanced section tap on Site Settings.
  3. In the Site Settings menu tap on Notifications.
  4. In the Allowed list of websites allowed to show notifications find Youtubedownload.video, tap on it and in the bottom of the window tap on Clean & Reset button.
  5. Confirm your action by tapping on Clean & Reset again in opened dialog box.

Remove Youtubedownload.video from websites, allowed to show push-notifications in Microsoft Edge

  1. Open Microsoft Edge, and click on the three-dots menu, in the top-right corner.
  2. In the drop-down menu choose Settings, and in the left part click Advanced.
  3. Under Website permissions section, click Manage permissions button.
  4. Find Youtubedownload.video in the list and click on the cross sign to remove the setting and disable its notifications.

Remove Youtubedownload.video from Control Panel or Applications

To start removing Youtubedownload.video you should uninstall it using Control Panel. It can be present by different names – “Youtubedownload.video”. It should uninstall correctly, however, we recommend you to use CleanMyPC to clean leftover items after uninstalling. Here are instructions for Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 and Mac.

Remove Youtubedownload.video from Mac:

  1. In the Finder sidebar, click Applications.
  2. Youtubedownload.video might have an Uninstaller.
  3. Otherwise, drag Youtubedownload.video from the Applications folder to the Trash (located at the end of the Dock).
  4. Then choose Finder > Empty Trash.

Remove Youtubedownload.video from Windows XP:

  1. Click on Start button.
  2. Choose Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find recently installed suspicious program.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Remove Youtubedownload.video from Windows 7:

  1. Click Start button.
  2. Then go to Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find recently installed suspicious program and click Uninstall.

Remove Youtubedownload.video 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 recently installed suspicious program, click Uninstall.

Remove Youtubedownload.video from Windows 10:

There are 2 ways to uninstall Youtubedownload.video from Windows 10

Way one
  1. Click on the Start button.
  2. In opened menu choose Settings.
  3. Click on the System tile.
  4. Click Apps & features and locate recently installed suspicious program in the list.
  5. Click on it and then click Uninstall button near it.
Way two (classic)
  1. Right-click on the Start button.
  2. In opened menu choose Programs and Features.
  3. Locate recently installed suspicious program in the list.
  4. Click on it and then click Uninstall button above.

Cannot uninstall Youtubedownload.video

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

  1. Reboot your computer.
  2. While it starts booting type 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 recently installed suspicious program

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and for Mac:

If you can’t uninstall Youtubedownload.video using instructions above, or it keeps coming back, you can use free AppCleaner for Mac to remove all residual data and libraries of Youtubedownload.video. Follow instructions below:

  1. Download free AppCleaner.
  2. Drag Youtubedownload.video from Applications folder to AppCleaner window.
  3. Choose files and folders you want to remove along with Youtubedownload.video.
  4. Click Delete button.

Remove malicious add-ons from your browsers

Uninstalling Youtubedownload.video from Control Panel often does not bring the desired effect. It sometimes has browser extension and it may still be active in Safari, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. Here are instructions on how to remove Youtubedownload.video related extension from your browsers manually.

Safari:

  1. Start Safari on your Mac, click Safari to open drop-down menu and choose Preferences
  2. Click Extensions tab.
  3. Find Youtubedownload.video extension.
  4. Click Uninstall button to remove it.

Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome browser
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://extensions/.
  3. Find Youtubedownload.video related extension.
  4. Click the trash can icon to remove them.
  5. Also remove other suspicious extensions from the list.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) about:addons.
  3. Choose Youtubedownload.video related extension.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.
  5. Remove all suspicious extensions from the list.

Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):

Note: There is no feature to remove browser extensions from browser in latest version of Internet Explorer. To remove Youtubedownload.video from Internet Explorer, please, perform instructions for uninstalling program from Control Panel. To disable Youtubedownload.video, 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 or Youtubedownload.video related extension.
  6. Also disable other suspicious extensions from the list.

Opera Browser:

Generally, Youtubedownload.video 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 Youtubedownload.video extension.
  4. Click Uninstall button.
  5. Also remove other suspicious extensions from the list.

Reset browsers settings (homepage, default search)

Youtubedownload.video installs a search engine that hijacks your browsers. Here is an instruction to reset your browser’s homepage, new tab and search engine to default values.

Reset Safari:

  1. Start Safari on your Mac, click Safari to open drop-down menu and choose Preferences
  2. Go to the Privacy section of Safari’s preferences.
  3. Click Remove All Website Data button.
  4. In opened window click Remove Now button to remove data stored by websites in Safari.
  5. Go to the Advanced section of Safari’s preferences.
  6. Click the Show Develop menu in menu bar option.
  7. In the menu click Develop and select Empty Caches from this menu.
  8. Again, go to Safari menu and choose Clear History….
  9. Choose to clear all history and click Clear History button.

Google Chrome:

  1. Start Google Chrome browser
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://settings/.
  3. Scroll down and find Show advanced settings link.
  4. Click on it and scroll down to the bottom again.
  5. Click Reset browser settings button and click Reset to confirm.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. In address box type (or copy-paste) about:support.
  3. Click Reset Firefox… button.
  4. Click Reset Firefox to confirm.

Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):

  1. Start Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
  3. In opened menu choose Internet options.
  4. Click Advanced tab.
  5. Click Reset button.
  6. Choose Delete personal settings and click Reset.

Opera Browser:

  1. Close Opera and open command prompt from the start menu.
  2. Type following command del %AppData%\Opera\Opera\operaprefs.ini
  3. Start Opera.

How to block ads and pop-ups from Youtubedownload.video

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Youtubedownload.video push notifications, in most cases, are caused by a program installed on your PC or add-on installed in browsers. However, sometimes it can appear on a clean computer when visiting a malicious website, using an advertising script. Also, apps that generate “Youtubedownload.video” ads and banners are themselves installed from pop-ups. To protect your PC and browsers from phishing websites, pop-up ads, banners, malicious scripts it is recommended to use AdGuard. Download free trial here:

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Final tips

Be careful surfing the internet and downloading software, as programs like Youtubedownload.video may become a real headache as they are hard to remove and break your privacy. To keep safe from such threats we recommend you always use antivirus and one of the anti-malware programs available on the market. One of the best anti-spyware and anti-malware programs is SpyHunter 5. It can protect your PC from threats like Youtubedownload.video.