Help! Start.iminent.com has controlled my browser. One day I downloaded a game program and suddenly I got infected. Next time when I want to log in my Facebook. I am redirected to some advertisement webpages that make me annoy. What is more, my homepage is replaced by Start.iminent.com and I can not change it back? How can I remove this browser hijack redirect? Will it harm my computer? This post will tell you something about this browser hijack redirect and the manually way to remove it.
Start.iminent.com is a browser hijack redirect that can infect your computer when you visit some unsafe webpages or download unknown programs. When your computer is infected by this browser redirect, your Internet setting can be changed easily by it, your homepage can be changed to Start.iminent.com and you can not change it back. This redirect can create files in registry that you can not just uninstall in control panel. Just like another kind of browser hijack redirect, it may redirect you to some webpages, which may contain viruses and Trojans even Ransomware. Do not be innocent, if you regard it as the real search engine like Yahoo, you may become one of the victims by this browser hijack redirect. Anyway, when you see this webpage, your computer is not safe any more. You need to remove this browser hijack redirect as soon as possible
Start.iminent.com is totally an annoying thing once it is installed to your computer, for example, if you are infected by this redirect, when you want to log in your Facebook, you will find it difficult to do that because you are always redirected to other webpages that make you crazy. What is more, Start.iminent.com cam create a lot of pop up page about advertisement or porn. Once you click on this webpages accidentally, your computer may be in a serious place by this browser hijack redirect. It also can slow down your whole computer, forbid some programs and your anti-virus. You can not just uninstall it in control panel because this redirect can create files in your registry. Do not be fooled by it, it is not a good search engine, it is a browser hijack redirect that you need to remove it completely.
1Your computer will be slower and slower.
2You need to take a long time to open a webpage, your browser is much more slower than before.
3It always redirects you to Start.iminent.com
4The harmful redirect virus causes poor Internet connection and system frequent crash.
5You will see a lot of website popping up when you visit Internet
1. Open the Windows Task Manager
You can press Ctrl + Shift + ESC together or Ctrl + Alt + Delete together.
If it dose not work, Click the Start button, click the run option, type taskmgr and press OK. The Windows Task Manager should open.
2. In the Windows Task Manager, find out the process of THE Redirect by name random.exe. Then scroll the list to find required process. Select it with your mouse or keyboard and click on the End Process button. This will end the process.
3. Delete malicious registry entries related to this browser hijacker redirect.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Active Setup\Installed Components\random
4.Remove malicious files of redirect
When Start.iminent.com hijacks your browser, your computer may be in a unsafe place. Your computer will be slow once it is installed to your system, do not just let this virus stay in your computer, or it can bring lots of threatens to your computer even you have anti-virus program on it. Start.iminent.com will offer you no-relations results if you search something on the webpage, please do not be fooled by this browser hijack redirect, this is not a real search engine, this webpage is created by the hijackers to do the bad thing on your computer. If you can not remove it from your computer, this redirect can mess up your system files, crash your computer and even create system bugs so that the hijackers can get into your infected computer. That is why Start.iminent.com can do damage to your system. So if you see this redirect on your computer, all you need to do is to remove this browser hijack redirect completely from your computer before it causes further damage to your system and your browser.
Note: If you find it difficult to follow the removal guide above, please contact YooCare PC experts 24/7 online will help you remove this redirect from your computer completely.
Published by Andrew Gonzalez, last updated on January 9, 2014 8:24 am | Browser Hijacker Removal Guide