Fast Start is an unwanted add-on for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome browsers. You may notice that when you try to open every new tab in this particular browser, Fast Start is revealed instead of the blank page. Many users actually experience this very problem today. They see this add-on in their browser and for some reasons they don’t know how to remove it effectively.
The problem is that you will not find Fast Start in the list of legally installed software of your PC. However, the place you need to look for it is called “add-ons”, a.k.a. “extensions” of Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome browsers. Remember that this particular problem only is the issue for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome.
Fast Start is actively spread in the Internet today through many other free programs. Most often it is implanted together with several browser hijackers, such as mystartsearch.com, istartsurf.com, oursurfing.com, etc. Users need to be very careful as to what other extras they’re suggested to be made the part of their PCs by default.
In order to effectively get rid of Fast Start from your browser you need to undertake all the necessary measures as set forth below. To be more specific, we recommend you to do it with the help of GridinSoft Trojan Killer. Make sure you scan your system with it and remove all the infections it finds (with its full registered version). Finally, you will need to reset your browsers with its help. Feel free to contact us for further assistance.
Removal tool for Fast Start:
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 Fast Start 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):