How to remove LuDaShi adware

What is LuDaShi?

LuDaShi is an application that one install on their own risk, as it has been found out to be an adware that highly affects systems. The majority of computer experts label it as an adware and they have all grounds to claim so. When LuDaShi appears on the system it takes its prime interest in infecting web browsers and filling them with ads of all kinds possible. In addition, it will add some advertisement and widgets on your desktop, so that it would be easier to raise users’ interest and make them click one of the triggering elements. We warn you not to click the links, banners and pop-ups that LuDaShi produces, as it leads only to further problems, since the adware promotes third-party sources, that can be infected. If you are bothered with the inconveniences that come with this adware, then you have no better choice than to remove LuDaShi completely.

LuDaShi pop-ups

How LuDaShi got installed on your computer?

LuDaShi travels in bundles with freeware and shareware installers which developers raise money in such manner. Usually these are the installers of small programs that people download on everyday basis. Besides, when dealing with them you never can tell in advance that the setup contains something malicious without launching it. Still you can learn about installation components in the process itself. For this first, change the installation mode to Advanced and then inspect every setup screen. Pay particular attention to steps with license agreement and other documents, as they state the possible effects that the application may make on your systems. Then find the step that shows what is included into the package and deselect the applications that seem suspicious.


Symptoms of LuDaShi infection

  • First and the most striking proof of what you have an adware is ads generated on pages where they haven’t appeared before. The ads can be of any type – pop-ups, in-text hyperlinks, banners and their amount increases on shopping sites. Some of them may be labeled as “Ads by LuDaShi”, “Brought by LuDaShi”, “Powered by LuDaShi”, etc.
  • Another indicator of adware infection is appearance of new programs that you don’t remember installing and processes in start-up queue.
  • Also, you may notice the significant slowdown in the system operating, since running of the applications required for adware activity may consume a lot of CPU.
  • Besides slowing down the computer itself, adware infection may as well negatively affect the speed of Internet connection.

How to remove LuDaShi?

To make sure that the adware won’t appear again, you need to delete LuDaShi completely. For this you need to remove the application from the Control Panel and then check the drives for such leftovers as LuDaShi files and registry entries.
We should warn you that performing some of the steps may require above-average skills, so if you don’t feel experienced enough, you may apply to automatic removal tool.

Download Norton

Performing an antimalware scan with Norton would automatically search out and delete all elements related to LuDaShi. It is not only the easiest way to eliminate LuDaShi, but also the safest and most assuring one.


Steps of LuDaShi manual removal

Uninstall LuDaShi from Control Panel

As it was stated before, more likely that the adware appeared on your system brought by other software. So, to get rid of LuDaShi you need to call to memory what you have installed recently.

How to remove LuDaShi from Windows XP

  1. Click the Start button and open Control Panel
  2. Go to Add or Remove Programs
  3. Find the application related to LuDaShi and click Uninstall

How to remove LuDaShi from Windows 7/Vista

  1. Click the Start button and open Control Panel
  2. Go to Uninstall Program
  3. Find the application related to LuDaShi and click Uninstall

How to remove LuDaShi from Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click the menu icon in left bottom corner
  2. Choose Control Panel
  3. Select the Uninstall Program line
  4. Uninstall the application related to LuDaShi

How to remove LuDaShi from Windows 10

  1. Press Win+X to open Windows Power menu
  2. Click Control Panel
  3. Choose Uninstall a Program
  4. Select the application related to LuDaShi and remove it

noteIf you experience problems with removing LuDaShi from Control Panel: there is no such title on the list, or you receive an error preventing you from deleting the application, see the article dedicated to this issue.
Read what to do if program won’t uninstall from Control Panel


Remove LuDaShi from browsers

Since most of adware threats use a disguise of a browser add-on, you will need to check the list of extensions/add-ons in your browser.

How to remove LuDaShi from Google Chrome

  1. Start Google Chrome
  2. Click on Tools, then go to the Extensions
  3. Delete LuDaShi or other extensions that look suspicious and you don’t remember installing them

How to remove LuDaShi from Internet Explorer

  1. Launch Internet Explorer
  2. Click on the Tools/Gear icon, then select Manage Add-ons
  3. Delete LuDaShi or other extensions that look suspicious and you don’t remember installing them

How to remove LuDaShi from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Start Mozilla Firefox
  2. Click on the right-upper corner button
  3. Click Add-ons, then go to Extensions
  4. Delete LuDaShi or other extensions that look suspicious and you don’t remember installing them

How to remove LuDaShi from Microsoft Edge

  1. Start Microsoft Edge
  2. Click the three-dot button in the upper right corner
  3. Choose Extensions
  4. Click the gear icon near LuDaShi or other extensions that look suspicious and you don’t remember installing them
  5. Choose Remove

Remove files and registry entries added by LuDaShi

Sometimes removal via Control Panel is not enough since the built-in application can leave some files that shortly will restore the adware. So, you need to find all of the following items and delete them.

Remove LuDaShi files and folders:

\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz_x64.sys
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz7.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz.sys
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz0.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz1.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz2.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz4.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz4_x64.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz5.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerzservice.exe
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz_driverdll.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz_hardwaredll.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\computerz_powersavedll.dll
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\display3d.exe
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\powersavez.sys
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\powersavez_x64.sys
\program files (x86)\LuDaShi\Update.exe

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