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Category: Browser Hijackers

How did enter your web browsers? Did you change your home page and search provider settings manually? Did the search engine was offered together with bundled software and you accepted the option? Do you have no clue why this application has hijacked your web browsers? In whichever way the suspicious search engine has slipped into your web browsers, you need to figure out whether you need to delete it or not. As you may know already, many security experts recommend having removed from the operating system because this search tool has been discovered to act in an extremely odd manner.

In case you have already taken the initiative to delete from the browsers you might have performed the manual removal steps which may work with reliable search tools. Unfortunately, even though at first it may seem like you have succeeded, soon enough you may discover that the suspicious search engine regenerates. This does not happen in every case; however, if it has happened to you it may appear as if the search engine is a malicious browser hijacker which cannot be deleted from Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and other browsers. Needless to say, this should not stop you from having the suspicious search tool deleted from the system.

Have you decided to utilize as a regular home page? Right at the first sight the site supported by Hefei Feiqiu Info Tech Ltd. may appear completely reliable; however, certain precaution is required. As it has been discovered, the search results presented by the tool are filled with sponsored search results as well. Even though some of the links could route you to reliable sites related to virtual promotion, some of them could be used to route you to sites in some way linked to misleading information and even virtual scams. Therefore, if you wish to use the suspicious search engine you should ensure that authentic security tools are installed to guard you.

Whether has entered with Qtype or any other program, or it has been infiltrated onto the system illegally you now need to figure out a way to remove it from the system. If you have performed the manual removal we recommend employing a reliable malware scanner to discover whether your PC is now ready to run securely. Needless to say, you should ensure that automatic malware detection and removal software is safeguarding the system at all times, which is why we advise clicking the download button below and installing the reliable security tool SpyHunter.

How to remove

The reason why you may fail with the manual search provider’s removal is the modified browser shortcut Properties. Our spyware researchers list a few simple steps which will help you change the home page and search provider settings manually. Note that the following steps should be performed on all browser shortcuts.

  1. Right-click a browser shortcut.
  2. Select Properties.
  3. Now click the Shortcut tab.
  4. Move to the Target path.
  5. Make sure the text following iexplore.exe”, firefox.exe” or chrome.exe” is deleted.
  6. Click OK to save the changes.

Remove from Internet Explorer:

  1. Launch IE, simultaneously tap Alt+T and click Manage Add-ons.
  2. From the menu on the left select Search Providers.
  3. Click the undesirable provider, select Remove and then Close.
  4. Tap Alt+T simultaneously one more time and click Internet Options.
  5. Click the General tab, overwrite the displayed Home Page and click OK.

Remove from Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Launch Firefox, simultaneously tap keys Alt+T and select Options.
  2. Click the General tab, delete/change the Home Page and click OK.
  3. Now navigate to the search box and click the search provider icon.
  4. From the appeared menu select Manage Search Engines.
  5. Remove the undesirable search engine and then click OK.

Remove from Google Chrome:

  1. Launch Chrome, simultaneously tap Alt+F and select Settings.
  2. Under On Startup section click Set pages and change the undesirable options. Click OK.
  3. Under Appearance click Change and overwrite/delete the undesirable options. Click OK.
  4. Under Search click Manage search engines and choose a new default search provider.
  5. Now click X on the URL of the undesirable provider to delete it and click Done.
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*SpyHunter scanner, published on this site, is intended to be used only as a detection tool. To use the removal functionality, you will need to purchase the full version of SpyHunter. Screenshots: technical info for manual removal:

Files Modified/Created on the system:

# File Name File Size (Bytes) File Hash
1safehp_uninstaller.exe411240 bytesMD5: 0336ca04bef7eb3ab185fc1dd84a5dae


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