Remove Hijacker

My Internet browser has been taken over by! All my favorite search results are redirected to unwanted content! I can’t do anything smoothly on my web browser and I am so frustrated. How to delete the redirect infection and get all web browser and settings back to normal? Try to remove this pesky browser hijacker completely from your computer with following removal instructions.

What is redirect? is a fraudulent search engine that is designed by cyber criminals to take over your Internet browser and act as real search engines such as Google, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Opera and so on. The interface of the bogus search engine contains a license agreement only to fool unknown PC users to keep it as a default search engine. This malicious browser hijacker targets PC users when they visit harmful websites, read spam emails or download freeware from infected web pages carelessly. Another browser hijacker, for example redirect, also attacks the targeted computer terribly. Once the redirect hijacks your Internet browser, it will change your homepage, default search engine and other important settings. No matter what specified websites you want to search for, they are all redirected to other hazardous content. If you use this misleading website to search for required information, you may be redirected to related web page and other advertising contents asking PC users to download free products or even buy some products from pop-up ads. However, this bogus search engine is a harmful browser hijacker itself which won’t offer any function for web users to reach their needed information as they do Google search. Furthermore, the browser hijacker may enable remote access to the targeted computer to gather vital information for cyber hackers to perform illegal activities without any notice. Thus, you need to remove the redirect from your computer entirely and timely.

In usual, this redirect makes great chaos to the targeted computer, and it attacks your web browser and corrupts your computer terribly at the same time. With such a redirect, the affected computer will perform poorly in many aspects, including slow system performance and poor Internet connection. Further damages like system vulnerability and computer freezing may occur to the encountered computer if the redirect infection is kept in the affected system too long. Also, normal programs may be corrupted by this hijacker badly, particularly the anti-virus software. To avoid computer crash, you had better take action to get rid of the fake search engine in a manual way.

The following instructions require certain levels of computer skills. If you’re not sure how to delete redirect, please live chat with YooCare experts now.

Screenshot of this redirect:

Impact of this redirect infection:

#The malicious browser hijacker is distributed by cyber criminals to invade your computer for your privacy and security on purpose.
#It displays lots of dangerous pop ups and spam email attachments on your screen.
#It redirects your specified websites to unsafe ones and changes your browser settings and homepage.
#The harmful redirect virus causes poor Internet connection and system frequent crash.

The best way to eliminate the tricky browser hijacker completely

This misleading website is designed by cyber hackers to distributed adware and other computer threats to the targeted computer aggressively. After targeted, you will be redirected to or other harmful content full of bogus pop-up ads, tricking unwary PC users to keep it as default search engine or go further to browser the pop-up ads. Besides, the affected system may be corrupted at the same time to perform poorly. PC victims may feel frustrated as they find that their security programs are corrupted by this hijacker virus to take effective. Thus, even advanced anti-virus software is still disabled to deal with the redirect entirely. Many PC users may also try to reinstall their targeted web browser to get rid of the hijacker virus that way, actually it is functionless. In this situation, manual removal is required. PC experts online will help you eliminate this tricky search engine entirely from your computer promptly.

Instructions on Removing redirect effectively:

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 redirect.

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\random
HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run |Regedit32

4. Remove malicious files of this redirect infection.


Video shows you how to Successfully modify Windows Registry Editor:

In summary:

From the above mentioned, redirect is a great threat to PC users from worldwide, making web users at great risk when performing web browsing tasks. This redirect can take over the hijacked browser immediately and make random changes on the web browser and even vital computer settings. That is, your homepage and favorite settings are greatly modified and all pointed websites are redirected to malicious web pages and advertising pops up. Such a redirect may cause system vulnerability and other computer issues. The system and executable programs of the targeted computer may be also corrupted by this browser hijacker, especially the anti-virus program. Once the security protection is affected, it won’t function normally to help PC users to delete this redirect entirely. Thus, you’d better remove the virus entirely before it brings any further damage to your computer. If you find it difficult to delete the virus by yourself, please contact YooCare: PC experts 24/7 online will assist you to remove this redirect completely.

Note: If you found it difficult to follow the removal guide above, please contact YooCare PC experts 24/7 online will help you remove redirect from your computer completely.

Published by on April 10, 2013 9:31 am, last updated on April 10, 2013 9:31 am

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