Remove In Just Few Steps : Threat’s Summary

Type Browser Hijacker
Risk Impact Medium
Description is able to make changes in your default browser settings and replace the pre-set search provider with its own dubious one.
Possible Symptoms Performance degradation of system, other malware attacks, cyber theft, etc.
Detection / Removal Tool Download Scanner to confirm the attack of virus.

Detailed Information on is an untrustworthy search tool which may appear on your browser and started interrupting your online browsing sessions out of nowhere. Although, it turns out that this unfamiliar search engine is being promoted with a help of potentially unwanted program that spreads itself with the help of cost-free program in bundling. In fact, there are number of browser hijackers that have been incorporated into freeware programs as optional or recommended components in exchange for money. Thus, has nothing in common with malware or viruses, but RPVT experts want to warn you that it belongs to the family of browser hijacker category and causes unwanted browser redirects to shady domains.

Furthermore, it is also known as a spyware infection. Once the hijacker gets downloaded to a machine, it starts to alter certain computer modifications and can take over each of installed web browsers by adding itself as a default homepage and search provider. Beware that is suspicious search website that will try to convince you by claiming that it provides a genuine and legitimate search service with links to your favorite or desired domains. However, right after using it as a default one, it immediately becomes clear that the threat can show you modified search results that may reroute you to various unfamiliar web pages.

Unpleasant Activities of

Meanwhile, it is very unlikely that the hijacker endorses content shared by its affiliate partners, which is not a feature that characterized as a trustworthy search engine. That is one of the main reasons why RPVT suggest moving for its elimination from your computer to the top of your to-do list. In addition to that, it is also capable of slowing Internet browser's performance, showing annoying but different kinds of advertisements and even tracking your online browsing activities. It has been revealed that the threat can gather non-personally identifiable data, such as your email address, system's IP address, its location, browsing history, search terms, frequently visited sites and similar information. For this reason, it is strongly recommended to delete fake search engine and restore your browsers' settings back to the normal.


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.

Network-senetary (1)

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



Remove In Just Few Steps

French Se Débarrasser De de Firefox : Nettoyer
German Entfernung: Komplette Anleitung zu Entfernen Leicht
Polish Pozbyć się z Opera
Portuguese Desinstalar de Firefox
Italian Rimozione: Efficace modo per Liberarsi di In semplici clic
Spanish Cómo Retirar
Japanese の仕方 削除する から Opera
Dutch Schrapping: Weten hoe Verwijder Gemakkelijk
Danish Slip af med I Enkle Klik