RUN_Dregol is a spiteful website. It is a malicious application may replace your available search engine and also homepage. We wrote simple and easy removal guide. It will help you to eliminate RUN_Dregol and fix your online browser completely.
RUN_Dregol is considered as a browser hijacker that is included with free software or application and also Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs). You should know that they are not something you want on your PC. Once inside on your PC, RUN_Dregol will change your internet browser settings and replace your default homepage to its own domain page. Thus, whenever you launch your online browser, you will see the web page RUN_Dregol loading as your default homepage. Although it looks like a rightful search site, but you must not believe it.
This redirect infection may try to gather your personal information, such as your search terms, IP address, most-visited websites and other data for marketing purpose. If you don’t eliminate RUN_Dregol from your system quickly, you may suffer from identity theft. Now you can follow the step-by-step guide to clean up RUN_Dregol from your computer so as to avoid unwanted problems.
- Dregol.com is a potentially unwanted program (in short, PUP).
- Installs a Windows Service and runs on Windows start up.
- Dregol.com will hijack your online browser homepage and default search engine.
- Usually distributed through free software.
How to remove it?
We strongly advise you to select an automatic removal method. The advantage of automated deletion is evident because junkware removal tools scan your PC for all similar infections, and some of them are more hazardous than adware applications. You need to install mighty antivirus program, for example Trojan Killer. Otherwise, malicious programs can compromise your security and privacy. If you need any help, please don’t hesitate to contact us at any time.
Removal tool for RUN_Dregol:
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 RUN_Dregol 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):