How to delete search.chedot.com from browser?
There are many computers currently connected to the world wide web, and yet infected with search.chedot.com hijacker. Users see that this appears in the home page when they open their browser. By the way, they may also see a totally different browser called Chedot.
Chedot browser is the shameless counterfeit copy of Google Chrome. This browser (Chedot) has been specifically developed by frauds to collect the information from users about their browsing preferences, and then to use this data for various illegal purposes, mainly related to further adware and malware distribution.
How does search.chedot.com get into my system?
Please be careful when you deal with free applications today. Chedot browser and search.chedot.com may become the part of your PC when you install some freeware. So, do not allow any concealed installations to occur in your system. Stay safe!
How to remove search.chedot.com?
If you detect search.chedot.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 search.chedot.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 search.chedot.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):