utop.it Removal Guide

Do you know what Utop.it is?

Utop.it is a suspicious search engine that you will most probably encounter if you have Instant Search Widget installed on your system. There is no doubt that you have it if the new tab with the search field appears after you highlight any word in the website. Try entering any keyword and you will notice that your search query is redirected to Utop.it. We do not recommend using this search engine because it is very probable that it will provide you with sponsored links and advertisements among decent search results. It is not only annoying, but might also be dangerous. Luckily, you can protect your system by removing Utop.it together with Instant Search Widget.

If you are wondering why we do not recommend using this suspicious search engine, you should know that it will not only bother you with various advertisements promoting particular products and services, but also might take you to unreliable websites if you click on any of them. Security experts state that not all these websites are reliable, which mean that you might infect your system easily. What is more, it is very probable that your browsing activities will be recorded in order to provide you with advertisements that are more relevant. It just simply means that the publishers seek to lure you into clicking on them.utop.it Removal Guideutop.it screenshot
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It does not matter whether you see Utop.it because you have downloaded some kind of software yourself or if it has entered your system bundled with EZ Dropbox, EZ YouTube Video Downloader or Tab Plus. In either way, you should get rid of Utop.it as soon as possible. In order to protect your system in the future, you should definitely download applications from reliable sources only and complete the installation with a great care. If you always do so, you will be able to avoid a bunch of undesirable applications.

Unfortunately, you will not be able to remove Utop.it via Control Panel; however, you can do that by deleting its extension. You should be aware that the extension might have an unusual name, for instance, Plugin, High Solution, Bookmark or EZ Dropbox. If you need an additional guidance, you can use the manual removal instructions that you will find below. It is also possible to erase it automatically; however, the first thing that you have to do is to acquire a reliable security tool. We recommend using SpyHunter because it will not leave any threats and even protect your system in the future.

How to remove undesirable programs

Windows XP

  1. Open the Start menu.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Locate the undesirable software and click on it.
  5. Select Remove.

Windows 7 and Vista

  1. Click the Start button to open the menu.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program and then right-click on the unwanted program.
  4. Click the Uninstall button.

Windows 8

  1. Tap the Windows key.
  2. Move the cursor to the lower-right corner.
  3. When the Charm bar appears, select Settings.
  4. Access Control Panel.
  5. Click Uninstall a program and click on the undesirable application.
  6. Select Uninstall.

Internet Explorer

  1. Launch your browser and tap Alt+T.
  2. Select Internet Options.
  3. Click on the Advanced tab and select Reset.
  4. Tick Delete personal settings and then click the Reset button again.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Tap Alt+H to access Help menu.
  3. Select Troubleshooting Information.
  4. Click the Reset Firefox button.
  5. Click the Reset Firefox button again.

Google Chrome

  1. Open your browser.
  2. Tap Alt+F to access Chrome menu.
  3. Select Settings.
  4. Click Show advanced settings.
  5. Click Reset browser settings.
  6. Select Reset.

In non-techie terms:

If you ever encounter other websites with the same utop.it domain like pluginext.utop.it, suchmaschine24.utop.it or utorrent4chrome.utop.it, you should also know that they cannot be trusted. The removal will help you to protect your system from undesirable software and even avoid other undesirable activities that aforementioned search engines might perform.