Click on screenshot to zoom
Danger level 7
Type: Browser Hijackers
Common infection symptoms:
  • Hijacks homepage
  • Changes default search engine is a search engine that offers you an online search service as any other search engine. However, this search provider has already attrackted users and researchers' attention because of its distribution methods. The search engine can be promoted by software bundles, which usually means that a search engine is very often set as a home page without the user's approval. Such a practice is usually referred to as browser hijacking, and the website replacing the user's preferred one is usually called browser hijacker. In the present case, does not fall to this category because it is a regular search engine, which can be removed from Internet browsers only manually.

Even though is not targeted by anti-malware programs, we understand your concern about it. The odds are that you do not remember setting as your home page. You can easily fix the settings with the help of the removal guide given below. You must have also noticed that the search engine is not as powerful as other conventionally accepted search engines that have become part of our lives.

To be more precise, is presented as a provider of search-based advertising that delivers the most relevant and highest paying ads from an unspecified advertiser base. That does not mean that provides you only with advertisements. In contrast, it generate search resuls as any regular search engin. However, a few weeks ago, the search engine was not working at all. At the moment, the search engine is still incapable of providing search term-related images and videos. At times, all that you may need to do is find something by image, which would not be possible with because image search is not active. Using a search engine that is capable of responding to you in different forms of information is highly important, especially when you are in a rush. Shifting from one search to another is not convenient, which is one of the reasons why you might decide to remove from your browsers by replacing it with another search engine.

As mentioned above, delivers advertisements to their users. All the advertising-related content displayed on your screen is controlled by the publishers of those ads. does not accept responsibility for those ads, which is virtually done by every search engine you will evern come across. Advertisements vary in their types and content, and search engines one are one of the means of driving more traffic to malicious websites. A pop-up window or web banners offering you to scan the system, take part in a survey, or order some questionable product should be disregarded in order to prevent data leaks and other unwanted consequences related to your interaction with deceptive websites. In case of a browser hijacker, pop-up advertisements may be displayed on those websites that usually do not provide any pop-up content. Such advertisements surely has to be ignored, because some of them are likely to be aimed at making some use of you. is also capable of collecting certain information as well as other search engines. uses cookies to record and store your browsing queries and preferrences. Personally identifiable information is not collected by the search engine, unless you provide your personal details in an email while communicating with represantitives of is claimed not to share the information acquired with third parties. If necessary, they may provide details about number of clicks or preferences to third parties but without any specific references to an individual user.

Even though does not cause danger to your privacy, your urgency to remove it from the browser is clear. Below you will find our instructions that will help you reset your browsers. In order to avert changes in the settings made by malicious programs, you should shield the system from malware and spyware. To do so, we recommend implementing a reputable security program. It is worth doing so after resetting your browsers so that you can find out whether your operating system is already dealing with any malicious files or not. For more questions, feel free to comment below.

How to remove

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Click the button with three horizontal lines in the upper-right corner of the screen.
  2. Select Help.
  3. Click Troubleshooting Information.
  4. Click the Refresh Firefox button.
  5. Again click another Refresh Firefox button and then click Finish.

Google Chrome

  1. Click the button with three dots in the top right of the browser.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Move down and click Advanced.
  4. Click Reset under the heading Reset and confirm your choice by again clicking Reset.

Internet Explorer

  1. Click the Tools button/gear icon and select Internet Options.
  2. Select the Advanced tab and then click Reset.
  3. In the dialog box that pops up, click Reset.
  4. Confirm by clicking Close and then OK.



Download Spyware Removal Tool to Remove*
  • Quick & tested solution for removal.
  • 100% Free Scan for Windows

Post comment — WE NEED YOUR OPINION!

Please enter security code:
This is a captcha-picture. It is used to prevent mass-access by robots.