Getting rid of Omniboxes.com infection.
This tutorial will help you in elimination of Omniboxes.com hijacker from your computer. You must be aware of the fact that this particular website is absolutely good for nothing when it comes to finding the relevant search results online. What`s more, it may infect your system considerably with plenty of other dangerous programs.
Looking for the information through Omniboxes.com is the total waste of your time. So, be very careful when you decide what site to use as your default search engine. This hijacker isn`t able to furnish you with any relevant information that would match your search queries.
How does Omniboxes.com get into my system?
Omniboxes.com as the hijacker is actively bundled with many other free applications. You must be very careful not to permit any hidden installations to occur in your system without your consent or approval. If you do find the data about Omniboxes.com or any other additional programs suggested for default installation, make sure you switch to the advanced (custom) installation mode to uncheck such programs from entering your PC.
How to remove Omniboxes.com?
If you detect Omniboxes.com and don’t wish to keep it on your PC, then you can follow the removal guide given below to remove it. You may choose a manual method to delete this infection, but it should be reminded that, the manual removal is a cumbersome and risky task which must only be attempted by advanced users. If you are a novice user, it is a better option to use an automatic removal tool, for instance Trojan Killer by GridinSoft.
Removal tool for Omniboxes.com:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Omniboxes.com in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Trojan Killer and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):