How to remove hijacker?

Note that looking for the information via is the waste of your time. You will not be able to find any relevant data there. Instead, you will see plenty of annoying advertisements leading you to a lot of unsafe places in the world wide web, through which your PC may be deeply infected with all sorts of other cyber threats.

It is important to know that hijacker may attack practically all widely used browsers today, including Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. Surely, other browsers aren`t an exception and can be touched by it too. Once the attack is successful the domain will be set in the home page of all these browsers, and all user`s search queries will be forwarded through this domain.

How does get into my system?

Bear in mind that hijacker is actively spread in the world wide web today through being bundled by default with some other free applications. You need to make sure you don`t permit any concealed installations to occur in your PC without your consent or approval. Always take time to carefully read the information contained in the EULAs (End User License Agreements) related to free applications you`re going to install into your system. Good luck!

How to remove

If you detect 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.

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Automatic removal instructions:

  • Scan your system with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
  • Apply actions by Trojan Killer

  • Shut down all your browsers.
  • In Trojan Killer’s window click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
  • Tool to reset browser settings with Trojan Killer

  • Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click on Reset” button again:
  • Options to reset browsers

  • Restart your computer.

Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Trojan Killer:

How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with 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:

Enabling Real-Time Protection by GridinSoft Trojan Killer

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):

Malicious item blocked by Trojan Killer

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