Removal Instructions (Remove is a low-quality search engine which can take over your browser settings without your permission. That is why it is often classified as a browser hijacker. It can replace your home page, new tab and default search provider in all of your installed browsers.

The hijacker gets distributed through freeware and shareware bundles and usually enters your PC together with adware. This means that in addition to unwanted browser settings modifications, you will also experience an increase in the amount of commercial data you see online, redirects to unfamiliar sites, Internet slow downs and so on. If you want to eliminate these unnecessary changes, you will have to delete from your browsers.

How does work? works like most other hijackers. It is especially similar to,,,, and some others. The hijacker replaces your home page and default search provider. The webpage that now appears on your screen every time you go online contains a search box and such search parameters as Web, Images, Videos, News, and Shopping. If you enter a query into the box, you will not be presented with relevant results. The hijacker may show you sponsored ads and links.

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Another issue that has to do with sponsored content is that commercial ads will appear on all sites that you visit. You will see pop-ups, hyperlinks, banners, and other ads no matter where you choose to go online. We recommend staying away from these commercials, because they may be unreliable. You could be exposed to fake ads, and if you click on them, you may suffer serious consequences including malware infections, data disclosure or even financial losses. You should also be cautious of sites that you get redirected to because of the hijacker. They may be promoting various virtual scams as well. If you want to improve your online security, you should waste no time and uninstall as soon as you can.

How to remove

In order to terminate, you will have to delete the hijacker’s associated application and restore your browser settings. You can complete these tasks manually or automatically. If you choose manual removal, you can use the instructions we have prepared below the article. If, however, you decide to erase automatically, you can download the anti-malware utility from our site and use it to scan your computer. Once the security application detects all potential issues, you will be able to delete and other unwanted components. It will also protect your system in the future by shielding it from various Internet-based infections.

Steps to remove from Your Computer

Step 1. How to delete from Windows?

a) Remove related application from Windows XP

  1. Click on Start
  2. Select Control Panel
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  3. Choose Add or remove programs
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  4. Click on related software
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  5. Click Remove

b) Uninstall related program from Windows 7 and Vista

  1. Open Start menu
  2. Click on Control Panel
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  3. Go to Uninstall a program
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  5. Select related application
  6. Click Uninstall
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c) Delete related application from Windows 8

  1. Press Win+C to open Charm bar
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  2. Select Settings and open Control Panel
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  3. Choose Uninstall a program
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  4. Select related program
  5. Click Uninstall
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Step 2. How to remove from web browsers?

a) Erase from Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser and press Alt+X
  2. Click on Manage add-ons
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  3. Select Toolbars and Extensions
  4. Delete unwanted extensions
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  5. Go to Search Providers
  6. Erase and choose a new engine
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  7. Press Alt+x once again and click on Internet Options
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  8. Change your home page on the General tab
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  9. Click OK to save made changes

b) Eliminate from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla and click on the menu
  2. Select Add-ons and move to Extensions
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  3. Choose and remove unwanted extensions
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  4. Click on the menu again and select Options
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  5. On the General tab replace your home page
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  6. Go to Search tab and eliminate
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  7. Select your new default search provider

c) Delete from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and open the menu
  2. Choose More Tools and go to Extensions
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  3. Terminate unwanted browser extensions
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  4. Move to Settings (under Extensions)
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  5. Click Set page in the On startup section
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  6. Replace your home page
  7. Go to Search section and click Manage search engines
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  8. Terminate and choose a new provider

Step 3. How to reset your web browsers?

a) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open your browser and click on the Gear icon
  2. Select Internet Options
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  3. Move to Advanced tab and click Reset
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  4. Enable Delete personal settings
  5. Click Reset
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  6. Restart Internet Explorer

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla and open the menu
  2. Click on Help (the question mark)
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  3. Choose Troubleshooting Information
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  4. Click on the Refresh Firefox button
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  5. Select Refresh Firefox

c) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Open Chrome and click on the menu
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  2. Choose Settings and click Show advanced settings
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  3. Click on Reset settings
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  4. Select Reset

d) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari browser
  2. Click on Safari settings (top-right corner)
  3. Select Reset Safari…
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  4. A dialog with pre-selected items will pop-up
  5. Make sure that all items you need to delete are selected
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  6. Click on Reset
  7. Safari will restart automatically

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