Delete In Just Few Steps : What is it? is yet another questionable search domain that is mainly associated with a browser hijacker infection. However, it is promoted on users desktop screen as a legitimate one that offers several beneficial features. It comes with a search box at middle of homepage enabled as "Enhanced by Google". By opting Google Interface and providing quick links to user favorite sites including Gmail, Yahoo, Facebook, YouTube, Amazon, Twitter, Wiki, Vimeo, Pinterest, Ebay, About, Instagram, Ask and many more, it trick more and more novice users. Before knowing about, take a closer look at its appearances :


How work?

Upon the initial inspection, seems as a very legitimate and normal search domain like Yahoo, Firefox, IE, Chrome and many more but in reality it doesn't deliver any useful feature. Being developed by APN. LLC, it collects users personal details including IP addresses, browser type, operating System type, geolocation of device, browsers default language, searched keyword, visited URLs and many more. The con artists of this domain is usually state that they collected users browsing activities to display relevant advertisements and search results. Despite of all, the fact is that it is a unsafe domain created by hackers just only with evil intention.

When you will enter any text or search any queries from provided search box, you will notice that it will lead you to a new tab and displays the search results from Yahoo database. The search results may filled with several advertisements in various form including in-text ads, video or audio ads, full window ads, banner ads and many more. All displayed search results based on the pay-per-install mechanism. Clicking on any adverts will redirect you to third-party site and urges you to buy bogus application. Besides displaying ads, it also degrades your System speed, hamper your browsing experience, make several unexpected modification, replaces default search engine and many more. To have a better surfing experience and avoid System from further infection, victims must delete instantly without any delay.

How influences inside PC?

Belonging to the family of browser hijacker community, uses several tricky ways to infect browsers and compromise Windows PC, some of them are :

  • Bundling method
  • Spam campaigns
  • Infected game servers
  • Contaminated USB drives and devices
  • File sharing sources
  • Fake software updater link, suspicious ads, dubious or pirated software etc.


A. Manual Removal

How to Change the System Folder Settings to view hidden files

On Windows 7 | Vista

Windows Logo button is to be selected and then you need to Open Windows Explorer.

Click on Organize selecting Folder and Search Options.

Now Click on View Tab and select Show hidden files and folders Option to view related files.


Click on OK to Apply

On Windows 8

Select on Windows + E keys in combination on the keyboard.

Click on View Tab option

win 8

File name Extensions along with hidden items is to be checked

Step 2: Delete Related Files in Hidden Folders as given

  • %Temp%\[adware name]
  • %AppData%\[adware name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware name]
  • %LocalAppData%\[adware name].exe
  • %CommonAppData%\[adware name]
  • %AllUsersProfile%random.exe

Step 3 : Remove Related Registry Files on Windows

First, Open Registry Editor

On Windows 7| Vista

Click on Start Button

Select on Run Button

Type regedit

Finally Click on OK button

On Windows 8 Computer

Click on Win [Window Key] + R in Combination on Keyboard

Type regedit.exe in dialog box and press OK.


Confirm OK to open the registry editor.

Look for related files and entries created in Win Registry.

Note: This step is only suitable for users having Technical Skills, if you delete any other entries other than, it will permanently damage your PC.

B. Removal from Windows OS

How to Uninstall related program on PC

on Windows 10

1. On Win 10 Screen, Click on Start Menu and Select All apps.

  1. this will show entire list of apps installed on Win 10, Find or any other suspicious program from the list. Right Click on the Selected item to uninstall it.

On Win 7 | Vista

  1. Select and Click on the Start Button and Click on Control Panel using Start Menu.

control panel2. You need to Select Uninstall Program under the Program Category in Control Panel.

uninstall program


3. Using the Window, Program and Features option, select Installed on to view all the recently installed programs, Now uninstall or any other suspicious programs.

From window 8 PC

1. Press Windows key + I simultaneously , then open Setting Bar, click Control Panel to open it

2. Under Programs category, select Uninstall a program

3. Search program in Program and Features window, then click on Uninstall


Step 2:- Uninstall toolbar, add-on, plug-in and extension from browser IE/Microsoft Edge/Firefox/Google Chrome

From Chrome Browser

1. On Chrome browser, select menu


2. Select Advanced Settings option


3. Click on Extension


4. To remove extension, click on Trash icon

5. Select the Remove option in dialog box

From Microsoft Edge Browser

( Microsoft Edge does not support extension, now you have to just reset the search engine and homepage of Edge browser)

1. Set homepage on Edge browser to remove

  1. On address bar click More(..), and then select Settings option

Edge-Browser-Settings3. View Advanced Settings for specific page, to set homepage to Open with option

advance-settings-edge4. To set your own homepage click on Custom, the then type URL of your own homepage


2. To remove set default Search Engine

  • On address bar click More(..), and then select Settings option
  • select the View advanced settings option
  • Select “Search in the address bar with”, then enter the search engine by clicking on <Add new> option, then click on Add as default


  •  Custom option is to be selected, enter the URL of the homepage to be set as


From IE Browser

1. To open Manage add-ons on your IE browser, click on Tools button


2. Select Toolbars and Extensions, them make a selection of to remove it


3. Now click on Reset button to remove add-ons


From Firefox browser

1. To open Add-on Manager tab, select Menu button, and then click on Add-ons


2. Click Extensions

FF Ext

3. Select Remove or Disable button


How to Remove Automatically

Well, in the fast growing technology and day by day increasing malicious activities of cyber criminals, it is necessary for every computer user to protect their PC from You must own a best removal tool which can provide safety and security to your windows machine. Free Scanner is one of the best tool which is capable to detect or any malware completely from compromised machine. However you need to purchase its licensed version to delete completely.

User Guide : Automatic Free Scanner

Step 1 Download the software and now install it on your computer. Click on “Scan Computer” to detect presence of and its harmful traces.


Step 2 Scan in progress can be viewed


Step 3 Use System Guard feature to block entry of and its infectious files.


Step 4 HelpDesk is an additional feature which is can sort out all your troubles usually you face when PC is infected with


Step 5 Free Scanner has Network Sentry feature which helps to block modification done through Internet connectivity on your computer system.

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Step 6 Enable Scan Scheduler feature on your computer to perform scanning at pre set time like daily, weekly or monthly.



Tips To Remove

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Portuguese Solução para Desinstalar de Firefox
Italian Rimuovere Immediatamente
Spanish Desinstalar En solo unos pocos pasos
Japanese チュートリアル 削除する から Safari
Dutch Snelle stappen To Verwijder van Firefox
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