Thursday, September 22, 2016

Simple Methods to Get Rid of Hijacker (Removal Tool)

What is

The is a dubious site that can hijacker the Web browser and modify its settings. It loads on user’s computer through unsafe links, spam emails, compromised websites and more. Many users believe it useful but its true intention for advertising market will be shown after a few days. For example:

  • It changes user’s homepage and search engine of Google and Firefox.
  • It can track personal information so that the financial safety will be at risk.
  • High CPU usage it takes is used to generate flow traffic.
  • It can send ads pup-ups full of your screen, and the ads are unwanted for you.

Tips: The End-User License Agreement of some freeware contains the messages that is bundled to install on user’s computer. People usually overlook at this point and thus give a chance for to reach its goals.

The Methods to Remove

Method 1 Download Security Software to Remove

 Step 1 Download and Install SpyHunter

 1. Click the link below to download SpyHunter.

 2. Click Run when there appears a pop-up to ask “Do you want to run this file?”

  SpyHunter run

 3. When the file.exe is done, double click SpyHunter icon. In the interface of SpyHunter click the Scan Computer Now!

SpyHunter scan

 4. The results of scanning come out. You will see the in the threats list. Now, don’t hesitate to click Fix Threats before ticking Select All.

SpyHunter fix threats

 Note: the scan of SpyHunter for virus is free. If you want to remove the threats, you need to purchase SpyHunter Malware Security Suite. 

The RegCure Pro, a professional optimizer tool, is developed by ParetoLogic, which has attained Gold Certified status in the Microsoft Partner Network. With its cleaning function, the registry, website settings, unwanted shortcuts etc brought by can be tidied up.

 Step 2 Download and Install RegCure Pro

 1. Click the link below to download RegCure.

 2. Click Save File when there appears a pop-up to ask “Do you want to save this file?”

  RegCure save file

 3. Run the file.exe by clicking the Run button. If the Windows asks you whether to allow or not,
please choose allow.

  RegCure run

 4. When the installation is finished, there will be a RegCure shortcut in the desktop. Double click the shortcut icon to open RegCure, which will automatically turn to the interface of System Scan and start to scan.

  RegCure scan

 5. When the scanning is finished, you will see all the threats which are distributed on your computer are shown. Click Fix All to solve all issues in your computer.

  RegCure fix all

Note: The scan of RegCure for issues is free. If you want to fix these issues, you need to purchase RegCure Pro Registry Cleaner by registering.

The Manual Methods to Remove

 Step 1 Remove programs
For Window 8 Users
  1. Click Start on lower left corner.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find programs from the list and then click uninstall.
 For Window 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP Users.
  1. Click start on the lower left corner.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. When the window pup ups, look though all and find Programs and Features. Click it.
  4. Find programs about Right click on it and choose uninstall.
 Step 2 Reset Internet Explorer

 1. Open Internet Explorer and click on Tool button. Then click Internet option.

IE-Internet options

 2. In the widow of Internet option, select Advanced tab and then click Reset.

IE advanced options

3. Continue to click Reset when there appears a window of reset Internet Explorerer.

 Step 3 Reset Mozilla Firefox

 1. Open Mozilla Firefox and click on Menu button on the upper right corner of web page. Click Help Menu button.

  reset firefox-1

 2. Choose Troubleshooting Information in the list of help menu.

  reset firefox-2

 3. There is a page which displays a button of Refresh Firefox and click on it. 

 4. Then choose Refresh Firefox in the pup-up.

   Step 4 Reset Google Chrome

 1. Open Google Chrome and click on Menu button on the upper right corner of web page. Click Settings.

Chrome Settings

 2. In the page of settings, click a sentence of “Show advanced settings”. The folded information will be shown.

3. Smooth your mouse down. Click Reset Settings in the bottom of the page.

 4. Please click on Reset button as you go for it.

Step 5 Remove Dubious Extensions

Google Chrome

 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 My Search Dock extensions by clicking the trash can icon.


  Mozilla Firefox

 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 add-ons you want to remove. Click the Remove.

  Internet Explorer

 1. Open Internet Explorer. Click on IE setting button and choose Manage add-ons.


 2. In the page of Manage add-ons, select the add-ons and the programs you want to delete. Click Disable to remove them.


How to Avoid Browser Hijacker?

  1. don't visit pornographic sites or phishing sites.
  2. regularly update your anti-malware software.
  3. read details about installation and choose Custom when downloading free resources.

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