Remove is a independent non-profit search engine endorsed by Bing and Yahoo whose support allows them access to a great deal of data. At least 80% of their ads revenue is donated for WWF’s tropical forest protection programs. Every search performed through is saving 2 m² of tropical land. As part of their interest to protect their user’s data, they make sure all search key words are erased within 48 hours of being used and never use it or sell it for commercial purposes.

The problem is that since the beginning of the year, has been using some of the same techniques used by browser hijackers to be installed in as many browsers as possible. Therefore has been offered along with freeware during their install process. Usually users such as yourself never realize this is happening until it’s done, you find yourself with as your homepage and naturally you think a virus is involved.

Uninstalling is quite easy because unlike real browser hijackers, does not install any measures to block any manual attempts on your behalf to remove it. However we still recommend you to perform all steps included in our guide, because there’s a chance that other unwanted programs might have been installed at the same time.

How to remove ?

This is a complete guide to remove from your computer. Please perform all the instructions in the correct order. All the software offered in this removal guide is totally free and known to clean and optimize your computer.

Remove with AdwCleaner

The AdwCleaner program will scan your computer and web browser for, browser extensions and registry keys, that may have been installed on your pc without your knowledge.

  • You can download AdwCleaner utility from the below button :
    Download AdwCleaner
  • Before starting AdwCleaner, close all open programs and internet browsers, then double-click on the file AdwCleaner.exe.
  • If Windows prompts you as to whether or not you wish to run AdwCleaner, please allow it to run.
  • When the AdwCleaner program will open, click on the Scan button.
  • To remove malicious files that were detected in the previous step, please click on the Clean button.
  • Please click on the OK button to allow AdwCleaner reboot your computer.

Remove with ZHPCleaner

ZHPCleaner is a program that searches for and deletes Adware, Toolbars, Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUP), and browser Hijackers from your computer. By using ZHPCleaner you can easily remove many of these types of programs for a better user experience on your computer and while browsing the web.

  • If Avast is installed on you computer you have to disable it during the process.
  • You can download AdwCleaner utility from the below button :
    Download ZHPCleaner
  • Select ZHPCleaner.exe with right mouse click and Run as Administrator.
  • Accept the user agreement.
  • Click on the Scanner button.
  • After the scan has finished, click on the Repair button.
  • Reboot your computer.

Remove with MalwareBytes Anti-Malware

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes malware like worms, Trojans, rootkits, rogues, spyware, and more. All you have to do is launch Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free and run a scan. If you want even better protection, consider Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium and its instant real-time scanner that automatically prevents malware and websites from infecting your PC.

how to remove with malwarebytes anti-malware

  • Download MalwareBytes Anti-Malware :
    Premium Version Free Version (without Real-time protection)
  • Install MalwareBytes Anti-Malware using the installation wizard.
  • Once installed, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware will automatically start and you will see a message stating that you should update the program, and that a scan has never been run on your system. To start a system scan you can click on the Fix Now button.
  • Malwarebytes Anti-Malware will now check for updates, and if there are any, you will need to click on the Update Now button.
  • Once the program has loaded, select Scan now.
  • When the scan is done, you will now be presented with a screen showing you the malware infections that Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware has detected. To remove the malicious programs that Malwarebytes Anti-malware has found, click on the Quarantine All button, and then click on the Apply Now button.
  • When removing the files, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware may require a reboot in order to remove some of them. If it displays a message stating that it needs to reboot your computer, please allow it to do so.

Reset your browser (if necessary)

If after following the above steps is still present on your computer, you can reset your browser by following the instructions below.

Your bookmarks and saved passwords are not deleted or modified.
  • Open Chrome.
  • Click on the Chrome menu button Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  • Select Settings.
  • Scroll down to the end of the page, search for Show advanced settings.
  • Scroll down once again to the end of the page and click Reset browser settings button.
  • Click Reset once more.
Your bookmarks and saved passwords are not deleted or modified.
  • Open Firefox
  • At the top of the Firefox window, click the Firefox button.
  • Click on Help then Troubleshooting information.
  • Click the Repair Firefox button in the upper-right corner of the page.
  • Firefox will automatically restart.
Your bookmarks and saved passwords are not deleted or modified.

How to remove with ResetBrowser

  • Download ResetBrowser :
    Download ResetBrowser
  • Download the tool, save it on your desktop and double-click on it.
  • Read the disclaimer and press the Ok button.
  • Click the Reset Chrome button and wait.
  • Once the process is finished, click onOpen Chrome should now be deleted from Firefox.

Reset default homepage (if necessary)

  • Open Google Chrome then go to the three stripes in the right top corner
  • Select Settings
  • Go to the header: On Startup
  • Click on the blue link: Set Pages behind Open a specific page or set of pages
  • Remove the actual homepage by clicking the X icon.
  • Enter a new homepage of your choice in textbox "Enter Url..."
  • Go to the header: Search
  • Click on the button: Manage search engines
  • Select from the list, hover over it and click blue button Make Defaults
  • Hover over and click the X to remove it from the list.
  • Open Mozilla Firefox and at the top of the Firefox window, click the Firefox button, then select Options
  • Click on the General tab.
  • Replace the homepage with one of your choice and click on OK.
  • Open Internet Explorer
  • Click on the gear icon Gear Icon IE, in the upper right part of your browser, then click again on Internet Options..
  • Click on the General tab.
  • Replace the homepage with one of your choice, for example:
Your machine should now be free of If you are still experiencing problems while trying to remove from your machine, please start a new thread in our support page. Someone will give you free assistance very fast !
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