Dec 2, 2012

Get Rid of Browser Hijacker Completely (Manual Removal Guide)

What is No matter what link you type in the address bar of the browser, you are always redirected to after clicking Go. You have tried running various antivirus and the virus is still in your computer? Does it bother you much? How to completely kick it out of your computer?

Browser Hijacker Instruction:

The domain is a vicious browser hijacker virus which disguises itself as a legitimate and reliable website to cheat users. In fact, it is associated with rootkits and other malware threats which will restrict your normal Internet surfing and damage your computer system. It can get into your system automatically after you do the search or click those links on its website. Besides, it may also be together with some free media programs, unknown email attachments or pornographic content images and videos.

After finishing its installation in your computer system, can modify system settings as well as browser settings. Your default homepage and search engine will be locked by it and you cannot change back to your favorite. Whenever you open your browser, such as Internet Explorer Firefox or Chrome, it keeps being redirected to Whenever you try to search for something on Google, MSN, Yahoo, Bing or other well-known search engines, you will certainly get the search results to your query. But if you click on the links of those results, you will be redirect to some weird websites which may contain illegal ads, even Trojan virus and malware. itself is also bundled with a lot of spyware and adware parasites, which keep installing new threats in to the infected computer system. The infected computer will be messed up and work very slowly. To make things worse, this hijacker is a tool for the hacker to invade your infected computer to steal your information including credit card, bank account information and individual privacy. We recommend you to remove as soon as possible to avoid further damages and losses. is a serious threat which hides itself deep in the computer system and even can disable antivirus. Many computer users find that virus can recrudesce again and again after their antivirus told them it has been removed. Therefore, manual removal can be the only way to completely kick it out of your system.

The following instructions require certain levels of computer skills. If you’re not sure and are afraid of making any critical mistakes during the process, please live chat with YooCare Expert now.

Screen shot of this hijacker:


Malicious Browser Hijacker Manual Removal Guides: is a high-risk browser hijacker which will change the homepage and browser settings, and redirect your web search results to random sites containing lots of illegal advertisements, even Trojan, rootkit or other malware virus. Sometimes the antivirus software cannot identify the computer threat accurately and timely or remove it permanently, therefore, manual removal is the best choice to uninstall it completely from your computer. Users can follow the manual guide here to have this virus removed instantly.


1. Clean cookies

* Internet Explorer: Tools → Internet Options →the General tab, Delete the Cookies button can be directly seen in IE6, IE7 is to click the Delete Browsing History button then tick Cookies and click Delete.

* Firefox: Tools → Options → Privacy → Remove Individual Cookies → Delete corresponding cookies in the cookies showing box.

* Opera: Tools → Preferences → Advanced → Cookies →Delete corresponding cookies in Management Cookies.
2. Clean add-ons and extensions

* Internet Explorer:

(1). Click Start, type: Manage browser add-ons

(2). Hit Enter on your keyboard

(3). Click Manage add-ons and disable all the suspicious add-ons.

* Firefox:

(1). Click the Firefox menu and click Add-ons

(2). Click Extensions, select the related browser add-ons and click Disable.

* Google Chrome:

(1). Click the Customize and Control menu button → Tools → click Extensions

(2). Select the related Extension and click Disable.

3. Show hidden files

(1). Click on the Start button and then on Control Panel

(2). Click on the Appearance and Personalization link

(3). Click on the Folder Options link

(4). Click on the View tab in the Folder Options window

(5). Choose the Show hidden files, folders, and drives under the Hidden files and folders category

(6). Click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window.

4. Delete virus files

Find out and remove the associated files of this browser hijacker virus.



%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~r


Video Shows You How to Safely Modify Windows Registry Editor:

In summary, is a dangerous fake search engine which can hijack your browser and damage your computer system. When infected with this virus, your computer will run very slowly. You will also find that your homepage is locked and all your search results will be redirected to some malicious websites. Additionally, it implants virus into your system to mess up your computer, simultaneously to record your computer using trace. Hackers are able to invade your computer to steal your important information for illegal use. So we suggest you to remove this virus instead of ignoring it.

If you have no idea how to do about that, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further help.

Published by & last updated on December 2, 2012 5:46 am

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