Removal Guide

Do you know what is? is a potential computer security risk that is classified as a browser hijacker. It means that this application enters your computer behind your bank and it modifies your browser settings. Your browser settings are modified because the program needs to generate a financial profit for its developers and distributors. Luckily, this security threat cannot steal your financial information, but it could eventually expose you to extremely dangerous content that might lead to a severe malware infection. To steer away from that direction, you should remove from your system immediately by following the removal instructions below.

If you want to find out more about this program, we think that you should know about its distribution methods. Of course, we will not be able to point out the main distribution networks and websites, but we can tell you the patterns you should look out for. does not have a direct distribution source, and that is not surprising because browser hijackers seldom do. Instead, this program arrives at your system in a bundle with other potentially unwanted and harmful applications. When that happens, you are probably focused on some other app that you wanted to install on your PC.

For instance, perhaps you have been looking for a file converter or some video cutter. If you downloaded such application from a third-party source, you need to check the installation steps one by one, as might be there as a supplement. The same tactics were applied to other infections from the same family, too. That is why we know that this browser hijacker is similar to,,, and many others. So whatever the users had to go through when they got infected with the predecessors, you can expect pretty much the same from, Removal screenshot
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Now, you may think that is a pretty good search engine because it does have a search box and even comes with an additional toolbar that gives you shortcut to local weather and free games. However, such add-ons actually slow down your browser and expose you to potentially corrupted third-party content. After all, if you did not intend to change your default homepage and search engine, by trust When a program modifies your settings without permission, there is no way this program can be good. Thus, the first thing you have to do in this situation is to remove for good.

What would happen if you did not remove the hijacker at once? Well, perhaps nothing. But you can be sure that your online activity will be monitored for marketing purposes. The hijacker will employ tracking cookies to find out the websites you frequent and the keywords you use for your searches the most. Once the hijacker has enough information to generate your online profile, it will create a flow of customized commercial content right at you, and you will be urged to click a link or a pop-up ad that leads to that content. It is not much of a problem if those outgoing links really redirect you to some online marketing site. However, sometimes those links could be embedded there by a malevolent third party, and you could end up getting infected with malware.

After all, does not review the third-party content it promotes, as one can expect from a browser hijacker. So it is up to you to protect your computer from harm and avoid potential exploitation.

When you remove from your system, do not forget all the other programs that might have entered it together with this browser hijacker. You think it might be hard to locate them all? Get yourself a licensed antispyware tool that will do the job for you. It will be the fastest and the most efficient way to delete unwanted software from your computer. Not to mention that you need to safeguard your PC against similar infections in the future, too.

Thus, by acquiring a reliable security application, you will kill two birds with one stone. Finally, take note of your web browsing habits as well because you might expose yourself to similar intruders without even meaning to. If you need guidelines how to avoid malware online, do not hesitate to ask by leaving a comment below!

How to Delete

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Win+R and the Run prompt will open.
  2. Type regedit and click OK.
  3. Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main.
  4. On the right pane, right-click the Start Page value.
  5. Choose Modify and change the homepage page address. Press OK.
  6. Go back to Internet Explorer key and go to SearchScopes\{0633EE93-D776-472f-A0FF-E1416B8B2E3A}.
  7. Right-click these values on the right:
  8. Choose Modify and change the website in the settings. Click OK.


  1. Press Win+R and enter %AppData%. Press OK.
  2. Navigate to Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\[Unique Mozilla user ID].
  3. Find and open the prefs.js file.
  4. Remove this string: user_pref("browser.startup.homepage", "");


  1. Press Win+R and type %AppData%. Hit Enter.
  2. Open Google\Chrome\User Data\Default.
  3. Locate and delete these files: Preferences, Secure Preferences, and Web Data.

In non-techie terms: is a program you certainly do not want to have on your PC. This browser hijacker will change your browser settings at the same time exposing you to potential computer security threats. Do yourself a favor and remove right now. After the removal, scan your computer with a security application as you need to make sure that your PC is absolutely safe. If you encounter difficulties trying to secure your system, please drop us a note.