Startseite24.net is a website what looks like an average site with search engine and allow user to find what they need on the Internet. Unfortunately, this is another browser hijacker what install on your computer without any notifications and will infect all browsers on your computer (Google Chrome, Opera, Mozila, Edge, Safari, Internet Explorer and other). This site will display many different error or caution message every time you try to close it and often will try do download more viruses on your computer.
So after Startseite24.net becomes part of your system you will receive many pop-ups, banners or coupons every time you go online. It`s really annoying. In addition, this hijacker can track your browsing activity and create pop-ups or banners more specific for you, so you click on it with higher chance. If you want to secure your personal information and protect your computer you should remove Startseite24.net from your computer ASAP.
How does Startseite24.net get into my system?
Startseite24.net didn`t have any installation files on the official website that mean that if you were randomly redirected to it, then you already have some viruses on your computer (or you skip installation of some freeware). Be careful with program what you download from suspicious sites, most of them have bundled with other software, so never allow install such program with Custom options. Always check `Advanced` option, so you can cancel installations of unwanted programs. This site can appear as your new homepage after you installed free software from the internet. Almost all free software has `secrets` what you can find if you carefully check all Advanced options while installation process. This simple step can save your computer in the future – always check every window!
Removal tool for Startseite24.net:
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 Startseite24.net 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):