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Danger level 7
Type: Browser Hijackers
Common infection symptoms:
  • Connects to the internet without permission
  • Hijacks homepage
  • Can't be uninstalled via Control Panel is a browser hijacker that computer users usually find on their IE, Firefox, and Chrome browsers. Even though the search engine is unlikely to be installed without your consent, our malware researchers have discovered that computer users often install the search tool without realizing it. If you download software offered on torrent sites, you could initiate bundled installers, and, as you know, software bundles can be used to promote all kinds of applications, some of which might even require removal. We believe that you should remove as well.

According to the recent researcher conducted by our malware experts, is usually spread with the help of Installrex installers. You might be familiar with this name if you take your time to read our security news reports. Installrex installers are usually employed for the distribution of Justplugit apps, YoutubeAdBlocker, EZDownloader, Optimizer Pro, and various other unreliable programs that we recommend removing. Note that you might have to delete undesirable programs after installing, because it is unlikely that this program will travel alone. Unfortunately, it is most likely that the programs installed with what we call a hijacker are unreliable and deserve removal.

According to our researchers,,, and are the clones of In fact, it is impossible to count how many clones there are, but we are certain of one thing – all clones work in the same way. If you postpone the removal of or other clones, you will have to deal with the tracking cookies spying on you, the random banner advertisements that potentially could route you to unreliable sites, and the sponsored search results that could promote unreliable offers. All in all, we recommend deleting because this search tool is not as beneficial as you might think. In fact, we consider this search tool to be a security threat that must be removed as soon as possible.

The removal guide below has been designed to help you delete from your affected browsers. It is not difficult to remove as the home page or the default search provider, but users often do not realize that it is also necessary to delete leftover files. We recommend using a legitimate malware scanner to find them and an automated malware remover to delete them. You should also use this software to delete the infections installed alongside the browser hijacker. Removal

Remove from Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE, tap Alt+T, and select Manage Add-ons.
  2. Go to Search Providers and select (Set as default) a new default search provider.
  3. Remove the undesirable search provider and click Close.
  4. Tap Alt+T again and select Internet Options.
  5. Click the General tab, change/delete the Home Page URL, and click OK.

Remove from Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox, tap Alt+T, and select Options.
  2. Click the General tab, edit/delete the Home Page URL, and click OK.
  3. Navigate to the Firefox search box and click the search provider icon.
  4. Select Manage Search Engines and Remove the undesirable search provider. Click OK.

Remove from Google Chrome:

  1. Open Chrome, tap Alt+F, and select Settings.
  2. Find the On Startup section, select Open a specific page or set of pages, and click Set pages.
  3. Edit/delete the URL of and click OK.
  4. Find the Appearance section, select Show Home button, click Change, and repeat step 3.
  5. Move to Search, click Manage search engines…, and select (Make default) the preferred tool.
  6. Remove the undesirable search engine by clicking the X mark on its URL and select Done.
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