MyClassifiedsXP(.)com is the official website of a browser hijacker developed by SaferBrowser. To remove it, you should carefully read the whole article.
The hijacker will attach to your browsers and modify the search engine, new tab and homepage. It may set a browser extension. Sponsored results and ads may show in your searches.
|Type||Browser Hijacker, PUP|
|Short Description||The home and new tab pages of your browsers will be changed and you might see sponsored content and ads in your searches.|
|Symptoms||Sets its custom browser homepage, new tab, search engine and may also set a browser extension.|
|Distribution Method||Freeware Installers, Bundled Packages|
|Detection Tool||Download Malware Removal Tool, to See If Your System Has Been Affected by MyClassifiedsXP(.)com|
|User Experience||Join our forum to discuss MyClassifiedsXP(.)com.|
MyClassifiedsXP(.)com – Distribution
MyClassifiedsXP(.)com distributes generally through third-party installers. You can get the hijacker on your PC, without being aware, because it can hide in freeware installations and bundle packages. In the packages, additional components for installation are not properly disclosed, and you can install MyClassifiedsXP(.)com. Avoiding that is possible, if you check Custom or Advanced settings in an installation setup.
The hijacker is also distributed via the myclassifields(.)com website as shown above. There is an extension, but you can also get the hijacker via ads, pop-ups, banners or by visiting dubious sites. Some of these sites can be partners and affiliates of the hijacker. Any browser can be affected, and more specifically Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer.
MyClassifiedsXP(.)com is a browser hijacker. It is developed by SaferBrowser, known for the development of other browser hijackers, like Home.login-help(.)net.
Once on your computer, you will see various changes to your browsers. The hijacker will modify the homepage, new tab, and search engine of your browsers. It might even add a browser extension. Sites to which you can be redirected to are www.classifiedads(.)com and www.superads(.)com.
Your search queries will be filtered through the search.myclassifiedsxp(.)com. As a result, you may witness sponsored content and browser redirects. Each redirect may lead to partners and affiliates of MyClassifiedsXP(.)com. You might even get some ads in pop-up messages:
Other types of advertisements might show in your web pages as a result of this hijacker. Pop-unders, pop-ups, banners, links and many others are not excluded from appearing. All sites you are redirected to, as well as partner and affiliate ones, might make money from every URL click.
The information that can be collected consists of:
- Search queries
- Search data and specifics of searches
- Browser (version and type)
- URLs and clicks
- IP address
- Internet Search Provider name
- Operating System (and other related data)
MyClassifiedsXP(.)com – Complete Removal
To remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com manually from your computer, follow the step-by-step removal instructions provided below. If the manual removal does not get rid of this browser hijacker and its modifications efficiently, you should search for and remove any leftovers with an advanced anti-malware tool. Such software will also keep your computer protected in the future.
Delete MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Windows and Your Browser
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- Guide 1: How to Remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Windows.
- Guide 2: Get rid of MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Mac OS X.
- Guide 3: Remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Google Chrome.
- Guide 4: Erase MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Mozilla Firefox.
- Guide 5: Uninstall MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Microsoft Edge.
- Guide 6: Remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Safari.
- Guide 7: Eliminate MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Internet Explorer.
How to Remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Windows.
Step 1: Boot Your PC In Safe Mode to isolate and remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com
Step 2: Uninstall MyClassifiedsXP(.)com and related software from Windows
Here is a method in few easy steps that should be able to uninstall most programs. No matter if you are using Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista or XP, those steps will get the job done. Dragging the program or its folder to the recycle bin can be a very bad decision. If you do that, bits and pieces of the program are left behind, and that can lead to unstable work of your PC, errors with the file type associations and other unpleasant activities. The proper way to get a program off your computer is to Uninstall it.
Step 3: Clean any registries, created by MyClassifiedsXP(.)com on your computer.
The usually targeted registries of Windows machines are the following:
You can access them by opening the Windows registry editor and deleting any values, created by MyClassifiedsXP(.)com there. This can happen by following the steps underneath:
Get rid of MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Mac OS X.
Step 1: Uninstall MyClassifiedsXP(.)com and remove related files and objects
1. Hit the ⇧+⌘+U keys to open Utilities. Another way is to click on “Go” and then click “Utilities”, like the image below shows:
- Go to Finder.
- In the search bar type the name of the app that you want to remove.
- Above the search bar change the two drop down menus to “System Files” and “Are Included” so that you can see all of the files associated with the application you want to remove. Bear in mind that some of the files may not be related to the app so be very careful which files you delete.
- If all of the files are related, hold the ⌘+A buttons to select them and then drive them to “Trash”.
In case you cannot remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com via Step 1 above:
In case you cannot find the virus files and objects in your Applications or other places we have shown above, you can manually look for them in the Libraries of your Mac. But before doing this, please read the disclaimer below:
You can repeat the same procedure with the following other Library directories:
Tip: ~ is there on purpose, because it leads to more LaunchAgents.
Step 2: Scan for and remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com files from your Mac
When you are facing problems on your Mac as a result of unwanted scripts and programs such as MyClassifiedsXP(.)com, the recommended way of eliminating the threat is by using an anti-malware program. Combo Cleaner offers advanced security features along with other modules that will improve your Mac’s security and protect it in the future.
Remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Google Chrome.
Step 1: Start Google Chrome and open the drop menu
Step 2: Move the cursor over "Tools" and then from the extended menu choose "Extensions"
Step 3: From the opened "Extensions" menu locate the unwanted extension and click on its "Remove" button.
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Google Chrome by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Erase MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Mozilla Firefox.
Step 1: Start Mozilla Firefox. Open the menu window
Step 2: Select the "Add-ons" icon from the menu.
Step 3: Select the unwanted extension and click "Remove"
Step 4: After the extension is removed, restart Mozilla Firefox by closing it from the red "X" button at the top right corner and start it again.
Uninstall MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Microsoft Edge.
Step 1: Start Edge browser.
Step 2: Open the drop menu by clicking on the icon at the top right corner.
Step 3: From the drop menu select "Extensions".
Step 4: Choose the suspected malicious extension you want to remove and then click on the gear icon.
Step 5: Remove the malicious extension by scrolling down and then clicking on Uninstall.
Remove MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Safari.
Step 1: Start the Safari app.
Step 2: After hovering your mouse cursor to the top of the screen, click on the Safari text to open its drop down menu.
Step 3: From the menu, click on "Preferences".
Step 4: After that, select the 'Extensions' Tab.
Step 5: Click once on the extension you want to remove.
Step 6: Click 'Uninstall'.
A pop-up window will appear asking for confirmation to uninstall the extension. Select 'Uninstall' again, and the MyClassifiedsXP(.)com will be removed.
Eliminate MyClassifiedsXP(.)com from Internet Explorer.
Step 1: Start Internet Explorer.
Step 2: Click on the gear icon labeled 'Tools' to open the drop menu and select 'Manage Add-ons'
Step 3: In the 'Manage Add-ons' window.
Step 4: Select the extension you want to remove and then click 'Disable'. A pop-up window will appear to inform you that you are about to disable the selected extension, and some more add-ons might be disabled as well. Leave all the boxes checked, and click 'Disable'.
Step 5: After the unwanted extension has been removed, restart Internet Explorer by closing it from the red 'X' button located at the top right corner and start it again.