- Hijacks homepage
- Can't be uninstalled via Control Panel
- Changes default search engine
You might notice that MoviesFanatic.com has replaced your homepage and your search engine is set to default-search.com if a browser hijacker enters your system. If this has already happened, we highly recommend that you rush to remove MoviesFanatic.com from your browsers. If you wonder why it is so, you should know that it is untrustworthy and there is even a possibility that it will cause harm to your PC. If you want to keep your computer safe, make sure that you get rid of MoviesFanatic.com as soon as possible no matter that it allows you to check reviews, trailers, and news. In case you do not know how to remove this search engine, you should definitely read through this article.
Even though it might seem that MoviesFanatic.com is a very powerful and useful search engine, we do not think that you should keep it because it might provide you with sponsored content and you might see various third-party links after entering a keyword into the search box. All these sponsored links and ads might cause harm to your system because they might take you to untrustworthy websites that contain malicious software. Do not forget that there are much more reliable search engines available, e.g. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox; thus, you should use any of them instead of MoviesFanatic.com.
This product of Aztec Media does not travel alone. According to the researchers working at pcthreat.com, MoviesFanatic.com comes bundled with Shop Time, PathMaxx, Super Optimizer, and HealthcareGovTool. Thus, it is very likely that these programs are installed on the system as well. As they are all unreliable, you have to delete them one by one. It might not be very easy to detect and remove them, so we suggest using an antimalware tool on the system. If you install it, it will also make sure that you do not encounter products developed by Aztec Media in the future.
If you want to set another homepage and search provider, you have to remove MoviesFanatic.com first. In order to do that, you should reset all your browsers or you should leave all the work for an antimalware tool. In case you decide to remove this search engine manually, you should know that you can use our manual removal instructions. Are you going to delete MoviesFanatic.com automatically? If so, make sure that you acquire SpyHunter or another trustworthy tool and then perform a system scan. After doing that, your system will be 100% clean. In addition, a trustworthy tool will protect your PC from future infections.
How to get rid of MoviesFanatic.com