How to Remove Redirect Virus Effectively

I thought my browser was attacked by a criminal virus a few days ago. If I search something, it presents strange results to me. If I type in a domain name to open a new tag, it will instantly lead me to a webpage called . This is really annoying. I tried to remove it with an antivirus program but it’s unable to delete it. Is there any way to get rid of it quickly?

What is is a website associated with browser hijacker taking control of your browser and redirecting you to its domain. It pretended to be a useful platform so that to satisfy user’s shopping demand but in fact was with the evil purpose of coaxing the masses of innocent users to make transactions and defraud their money. It can help Trojan and other unfriendly objects to get into system, and third party malware such as commercial adware and spyware also can insert into system and change homepage and modify browser settings without your consent. As a consequence, all the information collected by it could be sent to the cookie’s host site. Then users’ sensitive information could be transmitted to unknown cyber criminals; therefore, it is dangerous for a user to open this website or put it into the favorites.

Since many users are redirected to the website, cyber criminals can make use of the web traffic to improve sales. The third parties are able to increase traffic and get users’ search items and deliver the related advertisements or products to the target PCs. Your system will suffer unwanted consequences including application malfunction, network disconnection and blue screen of death if it’s infected. In addition, it brings a toolbar that cannot be removed through normal uninstall processes. This redirect virus has no built-in uninstaller and it can deeply hide in the infected computer in order to evade detection and removal by antivirus programs. In a word, the redirect virus does no good to your computer and should be removed as soon as possible.

The following manual removal is recommended only for users with good computer skills. If you’re not sure and are afraid to make any critical mistakes during the process, please use a redirect removal tool.

Infected Symptoms:

1 It slows down the performance of your computer, which will waste you a lot of time.

2 Your computer speed becomes slower and the system often halts.

3 It many harmful codes to the affected computer, and the codes can be malware and spyware.

4 Many advertisements related to your search items are frequently displayed on your PC.

5 Your default DNS configuration is changed and you sometimes cannot go to your favorite sites.

6 It changes the default browser homepage and search engine without any consent.

Instructions to Remove from Your PC browser redirect can attack browsers and modify the settings to cause a lot of problems. Two of the most obvious symptoms of being infected by this redirect virus are that the default homepage is modified and browsers are always redirected to and some undesired websites. Furthermore, your computer will be more vulnerable to various malware programs which are embedded with malicious codes and keylogger. Since the browser hijacker interrupts your browsing, stopping you from visiting some legitimate sites and redirects you to insure websites, you need to remove timely.

Step 1: Set the default homepage back

For Internet Explorer:
Click on Browser Tools
Select Manage Add-ons on the tools window
Click Search Provider
Here you can see many kinds of search engine option as Bing and Google, select your favorite one to be a default homepage.
Choose Search Results and click on Remove icon to eliminate it
Click Tools, select Internet Options and then the General tab. Here you can option a website you like and save it.
c. Select ‘Search Results’ and click ‘Remove’ to remove it;

For Google Chrome:
Open Customize and control
Click on Settings
Select on Basic Options icon
Here you can reset your homepage (
Once you choose a default homepage, click on Manage Search Engines and then click Google to be your default search engine.
Remove it from the browser by clicking Search Result and then the X’ mark

For Mozilla Firefox:
Click Manage Search Engine
Select Search Results and then click Remove option, click OK
Open Tools, under the General tab, set as default homepage

Step 2: Locate related files of and remove them from the computer
%AllUsersProfile%\Programs\{random letters}\
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~r
%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\~dll

Step 3: Remove cookies on all browsers
Internet Explorer:
Click options on the browser and then choose Internet Options
Open General tab, click Delete Browsing History to remove all related cookies
Select cookies and click Delete

Click option
Select Privacy and then click on Remove Individual Cookies icon
Delete relevant cookies list on the box

Google Chrome:
Click option
Open Under the Bonnet tab
Select Privacy and then click Clear browsing data
Delete all cookies

Step 4: Remove malicious registry entries
Open Registry Editor on the start menu
Type in Regedit and click OK
Remove all the following registry entries
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “CertificateRevocation” = ‘1’
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments “SaveZoneInformation” = ‘0’

Note: If you are not a computer wiz and have no idea how to perform the removal, please download to use a redirect virus remover to do the removal for you.

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