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  • Name –
  • Type – Browser Hijacker
  • Risk – Medium
  • IP address –
  • Created – 22/03/2016
  • Expires – 22/03/2018
  • Updated – 05/02/2017
  • Symptoms – Hijacks browsers, reset settings of browsers, redirections etc.
  • Delivery – Free downloads, spam emails, fake links etc.
  • Infected OS – Windows : Do you know annoying things about it is a dubious web domain which is promoted as a legit search engine by their developers. In reality it is a fake Internet search engine which falsely claims to enhance your surfing experience by providing some attractive services like quick or relevant search results, enhancement in download speed and allows users to check or test their Internet speed. In initial view it may seem legit and useful but later on it start to generate many of mischievous PC problems that can damage your machine. It attack on your browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Edge, and Opera to alter their settings to replace home page and search engine with some malicious sites to make redirections on it. Due to these annoying activities it is classified as a browser hijacker. It steal your privacy by collecting your online presence, system activities, and other confidential details like password, emails, online transactions and so on.

remove : Possible Distribution Ways also follows very common delivery method as most of the hijacker do. The developers drop infection files into the installers of third party software which hide their installations just because they installed some additional system program along with the source one which might be the hijacker. So you should always use "Custom or Advanced" screen to install new programs and also check their installation list and if found anything dissimilar then stop the installation immediately. Some more ways are through spam emails, fake update links, pirated downloads and so on.

Hence, its better to remove from infected system as soon as possible using a credible anti-malware. Because if it stays longer on PC then it might damage your machine permanently.


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.



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