- Hijacks homepage
If you have not agreed to change your homepage and search provider to Zquirrel.com, you have to remove a browser hijacker. However, our researchers have found that, in most cases, computer users install this search tool themselves. It is also possible that you will download Zquirrel.com along with the Zquirrel App that is compatible with Google Chrome. This software usually comes packaged with third-party programs that might be even more suspicious and unreliable. If you suspect that you need to delete these programs, we suggest that you do this without further delay. Even if the programs installed along with the search tool or the add-on look harmless, you might have to delete them. Click the Download button below to acquire a free malware scanner that will identify malware if it exists.
The suspicious Zquirrel.com does not look much different than other search providers. It offers Web, Images, Videos, and News search tools, but we have found that they either represent the services of Google or Yahoo. Needless to say, both of these search tools are reputable, but that does not mean that you should use Zquirrel.com to access them. This search tool could track your virtual activity and sell the information to unknown parties, and it could inject advertisements. According to research, Zquirrel.com could possibly change DNS settings to show ads, and this is the most important reason to delete this search tool right away. Even if you restore your DNS settings, you should delete Zquirrel.com ASAP.
The instructions below show how to reset your browsers to remove Zquirrel.com from your homepage and default search provider. They also show how to delete Zquirrel App from Google Chrome. As you know, you cannot just uninstall this program to eliminate it. Fortunately, resetting your browsers is just as simple if you know which steps to take. Additionally, we have created a guide that will help you restore your DNS settings. If you follow the steps provided, the unreliable search tool should be eliminated. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee that all traces will be removed successfully, which is why installing automated removal software is imperative.
If you have questions about Zquirrel.com or its removal, you can contact us using the comment section below. Our virtual security experts will help you solve all of your problems as soon as possible.
Remove from Google Chrome:
Remove from Internet Explorer:
Remove from Mozilla Firefox:
Change DNS Settings
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