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Loading... is a search engine that instead of enhancing the user’s searching experience, displays manipulated search results. is classified as a browser hijacker by malware experts, because of the redirect capabilities exhibits. Once active on the compromised machine, alters the settings of the current browser on the computer and sets as a default search engine and homepage. can be permanently removed with the help of a trusted anti-malware tool. – Distribution Methods is usually distributed to the user’s PC via bundled downloads of free programs and applications. Often, this is legitimate software the user has downloaded online. To avoid unwanted installations, all users need to do is select the Custom settings where they can un-tick all the additional programs and opt-out. is compatible with the commonly used browsers – Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.

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What Does Do?

Once installed, changes the browser settings assigning as the new tab page, default search engine and homepage. is known to present the PC users with manipulated search results and sponsored links. And since does not assume liability for the content of any of the displayed websites, it is only logical to assume that if the user clicks on any of them he may expose his system to various security risks. may collect the following information:

  • IP address
  • Browser and operating system types
  • Default search providers
  • Search queries and browsing history

This information may then be shared with third parties for advertising purposes. Removal Manual

Although is not malicious per se, security experts recommend its removal. The search results presented by are often misleading, and it is highly possible that the displayed links may direct you to malicious online locations. Follow the steps bellow to delete from your computer permanently.

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1. Restore the settings in your browser

1. Remove from your browser

Remove a toolbar from Mozilla FirefoxRemove a toolbar from Google Chrome Remove a toolbar from Internet Explorer Remove a toolbar from Safari
Start Mozilla Firefox Open the menu window


Select the “Add-ons” icon from the menu


Select and click “Remove


After is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red “X” in the top right corner and start it again.

Start Google Chrome and Open the drop menu


  • Move the cursor over “Tools” and then from the extended menu choose “Extensions
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  • From the opened “Extensions” menu locate and click on the garbage bin icon on the right of it.
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  • After is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red “X” in the top right corner and start it again.
  • Start Internet Explorer:

  • Click “‘Tools’ to open the drop menu and select ‘Manage Add-ons’
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  • In the ‘Manage Add-ons’ window, make sure that in the first window ‘Add-on Types’, the drop menu ‘Show’ is on ‘All add-ons’
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    Select to remove, and then click ‘Disable’. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected toolbar, and some additional toolbars might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click ‘Disable’.


    After has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red ‘X’ in the top right corner and start it again.

    Start Safari

    Open the drop menu by clicking on the sprocket icon in the top right corner.

    From the drop menu select ‘Preferences’
    In the new window select ‘Extensions’
    Click once on
    Click ‘Uninstall’


    A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall Select ‘Uninstall’ again, and the will be removed.

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    2. Remove automatically with Spy Hunter Malware – Removal Tool.

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    Berta Bilbao

    Berta is a dedicated malware researcher, dreaming for a more secure cyber space. Her fascination with IT security began a few years ago when a malware locked her out of her own computer.

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