Tech-connect.biz is a browser hijacker which changes your homepage and search engine. Once infected, this hijacker often redirects you to unsafe sites (porn sites or phishing sites). It also presents many ads pup-ups with the search results from PlusNetwork.com in forms of in-text ads, pop-under, or banners. Tech-connect.biz may bring other bad effects to the infected computers, such as generating an argument of Tech-connect.biz to their Windows Start Menu and Windows shortcuts to their desktops.
The screenshot of Tech-connect.biz:
In general, it invades into your computer via free software. The default installation of free software is designed to let dubious programs get installed in computer without your acknowledge. Please read the End User License Agreements (EULA) and check what is offered. Don't install unknown software.
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Manual Methods to Remove Tech-connect.biz
Step 1 End the Processes from Task Manager
1. Press “Ctrl+Alt+Delete” (for Window 7) or “Ctrl+Shift+Esc” (for Window 8) together to start Task Manager. (alternatively you right click the taskbar and choose Start Task Manager.
2. Click End Process to stop all malicious processes.
Step 2 Remove Relative Programs from Control Panel
For Window 8 Users
- Click Start on lower left corner.
- Click Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a Program.
- Find dubious programs from the list and then click uninstall.
- Click start on the lower left corner.
- Click Control Panel.
- When the window pup ups, look though all and click Programs and Features.
- Find programs about Tech-connect.biz. Right click on it and choose uninstall.
Step 3 Remove Useless Extensions from Web Browers
1. Open Google Chrome Browser. Click the chrome menu button on the right upper corner. In the list of menu button choose More Tools and then choose Extensions.
2. In the Extension tab, remove useless extensions by clicking the trash can icon.
1. Open Mozilla Firefox. Click on Firefox tool button and click Add-ons.
2. In the page of Add-ons Manager, select the Extensions or Add-ons tab.
3. Select the dubious add-ons you want to remove. Click the Remove.
1. Open Internet Explorer. Click on IE setting button and choose Manage add-ons.
2. In the page of Manage add-ons, select the dubious add-ons and the programs you want to delete. Click Disable to remove them.
Automatic Methods to Remove Tech-connect.biz
SpyHunter is a powerful virus detection and removal tool that can provide the latest updates for virus database. When you meet some illegal website or plug-in occasionally, you will be immediately notified and SpyHunter also helps you remove them.
Step 1 Dowload and Install SpyHunter
1. Download SpyHunter by clicking the below link.
2. Run the file.exe by clicking Run.
3. After it is done, double click SpyHunter icon. In the interface of SpyHunter click the Scan Computer Now!
4. The results of scanning come out. You will see the computer threats list. Tick Select All and then click Fix Threats.
Step 2 Clean Computer with RegCure
In addition to SpyHunter, there is RegCure Pro. You can use it to remove registry entries or cookies hijacked by Tech-connect.biz.
1. Click the link below to download RegCure.
2. Click Save File to save the file.exe.
3. Run the file.exe by clicking the Run button. If the Windows asks you whether to allow or not, please choose allow.
4. After the installation is successful, double click the shortcut icon to open RegCure, which will automatically turn to the interface of System Scan and start to scan.
5. When the scanning is finished, you will see all the threats. Now, don't hestate to click Fix All to solve all issues in your computer.
In the End:
Generally, after trying the above methods, it can completely solve the problems of changing homepage. But for some special problems (different computers have different situations), SpyHunter can help you with custom service.
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