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how do I uninstall video download helper on windows 7?

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I understand video download helper is a malware. I'm not a teckspert. So can I get rid of this or am I stuck with it. I've been happy with firefox so far or should I investigate something else?

I understand video download helper is a malware. I'm not a teckspert. So can I get rid of this or am I stuck with it. I've been happy with firefox so far or should I investigate something else?

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:38.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/38.0

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Bobby R. 9 solutions 66 answers

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Hi, On Menu bar click Tools > Add-ons > Extensions...... Find Video DownloadHelper and click on the "Remove" button.

You find more info here: http://kb.mozillazine.org/Uninstalling_add-ons

Best of luck

   B.R.
Hi, On Menu bar click Tools > Add-ons > Extensions...... Find Video DownloadHelper and click on the "Remove" button. You find more info here: http://kb.mozillazine.org/Uninstalling_add-ons Best of luck B.R.
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Video download helper is not malware. This is just one of the many extensions that are hosted on the Add-ons site. All extensions hosted on the Add-ons have been reviewed unless stated otherwise.

Video download helper is not malware. This is just one of the many extensions that are hosted on the Add-ons site. All extensions hosted on the Add-ons have been reviewed unless stated otherwise. *Video DownloadHelper (VDH): https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/video-downloadhelper/