Remove FVP page from your browser
Here you will find a detailed instruction on how to deal with FVP web page, remove it from your browser and protect it from other possible attacks. Because of the behavior of this hijacker, it is advised to remove it, keeping inside this kind of web page can lead to unexpected consequences.
The FVP page looks like a search engine. But because of the installation way and its activity, this web page is considered as a browser hijacker. you will see this page every time you open your browser and most likely, FVP virus will also add a new searching provider. Using this kind of search engine can lead to serious problems, developers of this page can use it to collect information on its users and then sell it to some third party people. That is why using FVP virus can lead to a dangerous leak of your personal information.
The website for FVP virus is Search.fvpimageviewer.com, this page will be set as your home page right after installation. Installer can be signed with lots of different publishers that are spreading adware\malware\hijacker.
How does FVP get into my system?
Pages like FVP hijacker are developed with one purpose, to raise some money from traffic on this page. Developers are making users open this page by changing their browser settings. Most common and effective methods for this is called bundling. The installation of FVP hijacker is often wrapped into the installation of another free program that can be downloaded from shady and suspicious websites.
We advised you to remove FVP virus from your browser, clean it up and protect yourself from future attacks. By performing steps below, you will be able to do that. GridinSoft Anti-Malware is a strong removal tool that will help you to deal with hijackers\adware\malware\trojans and other potential threats including FVP virus. Help us by supporting our product and you will help yourself.
Removal tool for FVP:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with FVP in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware 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 Anti-Malware 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):