V9.com Removal Guide

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Category: Browser Hijackers

V9.com is a website that functions as a default home page for everyone who got infected with V9 Redirect Virus. It is a browser hijacker that slithers into your system behind your back and then performs various system modifications resulting in unsolicited changes of your browser settings. Although V9.com may seem like a genuine search engine that can provide you with relevant search results, the truth is that it could eventually lead you to a serious malware infection, so it is for the best to remove V9.com from your system as soon as possible.

When your computer is set for V9.com, if you click the About Us button at the bottom right of the screen, you will see that V9 is presented as a product of a company located in Chin – Beijing ELEX Technology Co. Ltd. However, there is an entire list of similar browser hijackers that are making use of company names to present themselves as reliable search providers. The list includes Delta-Homes, Qvo6, Qone8, PortaldoSites, and other similar infections. The problem is that sometimes it is hard to tell which search engine is reliable and which is not, so users may realize they are infected a tad too late.

The main difference between a browser extension and a browser hijacker is the fact that browser hijacker does not ask for a permission to get installed on your computer. Therefore, even if you have downloaded V9.com along with some freeware application, it may not inform you about the oncoming installation, and you would end up unwittingly installing the infection and modifying your browser settings yourself.

However, in case you got infected with V9.com the most important thing is to avoid clicking on the pop-up advertisements and sponsored links embedded in V9 Search results. This browser hijacker makes use of a third party advertising network, and consequently it can be exploited by a third party as well to promote potentially harmful content. The content may seem to be related to your usual search queries, because V9.com collects information on your web browsing via cookies. Nevertheless, you should never click the pop-up ads, because there might be corrupted links embedded in them.

To remove V9.com from your browser you should refer to the instructions below, but that would not ensure your system is absolutely safe. Scan your PC with SpyHunter free scanner and then invest in a powerful antimalware tool if necessary, in order to remove all the malicious files related to V9.com and other potential threats.

Remove V9.com from browser

Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+X and click Internet options.
  2. Click Use Default button and press OK.
  3. Press Alt+X again and go to Manage add-ons.
  4. Click Search providers on the left pane.
  5. Set a new default search engine and remove V9.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press the search engine icon on the left of search box (top right corner).
  2. Select Manage search engines on drop-down menu and remove V9 from the list. Click OK.
  3. Press Firefox button and go to Options.
  4. Click Restore to Default button and press OK to save changes.

Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and go to Settings.
  2. Mark Open a specific page or set of pages and click Set pages.
  3. Delete V9.com, enter a new home page address and press OK.
  4. Select Manage search engines under Search.
  5. Set a new default search engine and remove V9.com. Click Done.
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V9.com technical info for manual removal:

Files Modified/Created on the system:

# File Name File Size (Bytes) File Hash
1MailUpdate.exe1298432 bytesMD5: 4f6a1dfd4516f5867f1de81ea8c47bee
2Newtabs_v9.dll60928 bytesMD5: 380c6afbfd84a20316c9703933e9c766
3file.exe1491896 bytesMD5: 90f9ec1d410fe7a8723b427a91b3d058
4Newtabs_onmylike.dll68488 bytesMD5: ec68d5ecd1ea15c81fc88dd6343c9080
5RegAssociate.exe55424 bytesMD5: 5b9c994332dcd47cf391748604d359df
6iSafeSvc2.exe69960 bytesMD5: c7590b83285f76abc6636de7abbcf2d2
7newtabs.exe261032 bytesMD5: 7331b554fc1ca17dafaf0837ab91aac6
8v9loader.dll428032 bytesMD5: 6bf1cacff1dcd55039fe748a7227aa56
9iSafeTray.exe403272 bytesMD5: 1a2d335d2d6e8c088b79f892d6188cfe
10gdpclient.exe235168 bytesMD5: c92ed55a9e5f69b82d87b854da029697
11svcgdp.exe224416 bytesMD5: 4fb97fa00f60292e6782180f09792753
12llynew_v9.exe689808 bytesMD5: 2f20dca2ea38d22377a8feafa087a550
13update.exe234656 bytesMD5: d8e7fbec59da34ee1c7015bbb99c4035
14v9hpnt_v2.exe489328 bytesMD5: acf210196d32fa22e1e7175b667d2c51
15iSafeSvc.exe238408 bytesMD5: 0ff2898075716f58332dfd570160115a
16Newtabs_22find.dll66184 bytesMD5: 86f6ea136da23a07ac402df2a946f124


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