Removal Guide

Do you know what is? can appear on Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Internet Explorer. It is a threat that seeks to modify user’s browser settings to hijack it. As a consequence, the application falls under the classification of browser hijackers. If you encountered it, we advise you not to waste any time with it as there are more reputable search engines you could use. However, if you wish to learn more before deciding whether it should be deleted, we encourage you to continue reading the article and find out more details about What’s more, at the end of the main text you will find a removal guide showing how to erase the browser hijacker; should you decide to follow our advice we recommend using these steps to get rid of the threat faster.

The appearance of the application should be noticed quite quickly as it could change your default search engine, new tab page, and start page with The search engine provides a toolbar with a second search box, local weather widget, and links to different email login web pages. Accordingly, it might seem handy, especially if you have not bookmarked the provided links yet and you visit these sites often. Nonetheless, if it entered the system without the user realizing it, the application should raise a suspicion. From what we have learned while testing it in our internal lab we can say users are right to doubt this search engine’s reliability.

First of all, it is worth to mention the browser hijacker’s Privacy Policy states and its advertising partners could gather information related to the user’s interests and browsing habits to provide him with tempting ads. The bad news is the software’s creators do not promise such ads will be reviewed to ensure their safety, which means there is a chance some of the advertising content could be potentially dangerous, e.g. it might lead you to scam web pages seeking to obtain your private data. We cannot be one hundred percent sure, but some of the ads could also promote different browser hijackers, adware, potentially unwanted software, or even malware. Naturally, because of this, we do not think it would be safe to use this search Removal screenshot
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Furthermore, our researchers studied the application’s End User License Agreement and learned users agree to allow the tool to update itself automatically without any prior notice. Even legitimate programs ask for such right. Moreover, the same statement claiming might update itself without asking for your consent says it could even download completely new versions or modules. Unfortunately, as there are no guarantees the search engine will be reliable, there are also no reassurances the newly downloaded updates or new versions will be trustworthy either. Therefore, we urge you not to take any chances with this browser hijacker and get rid of it immediately.

Our specialists say would disappear after resetting the browser. If you do not know how to perform this task, you should carefully follow the removal guide we added at the end of this paragraph. As for users who do not want to do a browser reset since it would delete installed extensions and so on, could erase the application with a reputable antimalware tool instead. We recommend this option if you want to clean the system from other possible threats as well or protect it from future ones too. Just do not forget the tool should always be kept updated or else it might be unable to identify and guard your system from recent malware.


Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+X.
  2. Pick Internet Options.
  3. Open the Advanced tab.
  4. Click Reset and mark Delete personal settings.
  5. Press Reset again and click Close.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press the Help icon.
  2. Select Troubleshooting information.
  3. Click on Refresh Firefox.
  4. Press Refresh Firefox again and click Finish.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F.
  2. Select Settings and slide down.
  3. Click on Advanced.
  4. Scroll down again and select Reset.
  5. Press the Reset button.

In non-techie terms: can enter the system with suspicious browser extensions, and various doubtful programs that users may accidentally install after clicking questionable pop-up ads, launching bundled setup files downloaded from P2P file-sharing networks, etc. This means there is a chance there could be even more untrustworthy applications on the system. For this reason, we advise users to check their system for other possible threats as soon as the browser hijacker is erased. That is if you prefer to complete these tasks manually. If you choose to eliminate the unreliable search engine with an antimalware tool, it should detect other possible threats at the same while performing a scan and you could clean up the system while simply pressing the removal button.