Flipora Hijacker Removal Guide

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Flipora Hijacker can actually be classified as potentially unwanted application, because even though this application is called a hijacker it does not hijack your homepage without your knowledge. Also, it is rather troublesome to download and install Flipora Hijacker, because if you access the official page at flipora.com, you have to go through entire registration process to add the plugin to your browser. Users are asked to connect to Flipora either with their Facebook or email accounts. This is where you should get suspicious about this application immediately - connecting to something via Facebook account automatically exposes part of your personal information to limitless sharing online. Therefore, you should remove Flipora Hijacker from your browser because of a list of security concerns.

The official website at flipora.com even provides you uninstall instructions for Flipora plugin, basically establishing it as legitimate tool. However, it is obvious that this application is very intrusive and it totally hogs your browser whenever you go to feeshare.flipora.com. You are presented with a feed from a random social networking website (such as Tumblr or 9gag), and on the left pane you can see a list of "friends" who like the same content. It is hard to say how accurate this feed is, because if one registers with an email account, once the browser is configured, Flipora Hijacker displays a whole list of friends with the same interests, even though you have not liked anything yet.

The good part about Flipora Hijacker is that it actually DOES NOT change your homepage behind your back. Users are asked by Flipora whether they want to change their homepages. You will also notice a shortcut button added on your browser to Flipora's website, although the button does not appear on Internet Explorer. Either way, even if you have registered to this website and installed Flipora Hijacker yourself, we highly recommend you to remove it from your PC at once, because by logging in via your Facebook account you expose your personal information to a third party. What is more, Flipora website is full of advertisements that could be full of links to corrupted websites with malware.

How to remove Flipora Hijacker

Instructions for Internet Explorer

  1. Press Alt+X and click Manage add-ons.
  2. Remove Flipora from Toolbars and Extensions. Click Search providers on the left.
  3. Set another search engine as default, and remove Google+Flip from the list.
  4. Press Alt+X again and select Internet Options.
  5. Delete static.flipora.com from home page section at General tab.
  6. Enter a new home page address and click OK. Restart the browser.

Instructions for Mozilla Firefox

  1. Press Ctrl+Shift+A and Add-ons Manager tab will open.
  2. Disable and remove Flipora from Extensions. Close the tab.
  3. Click search engine icon on the left of Firefox search box (top right corner).
  4. Select Manage Search Engines and remove Google + Flip from the list. Click OK.
  5. Press Firefox button and select Options.
  6. Delete static.flipora.com from home page section under General tab.
  7. Type in a home page address you prefer and click OK. Restart the browser.

Instructions for Google Chrome

  1. Press Alt+F and click Tools. Go to Extensions.
  2. Remove Flipora from the list and click Settings.
  3. Select Open a page or a set of pages under On Startup. Click Set pages.
  4. Remove Flipora web page from the list and set a new home page. Click OK.
  5. Press Manage search engines under Search.
  6. Select Make default for another search engine and remove Google + Flip.
  7. Press Done and restart the browser.

Should you have any more problems with Flipora Hijacker, we recommend performing a full system scan with SpyHunter free scanner. The scanner will detect possible malware infections (if any), and you will be able to safeguard your system and your personal information from cyber criminals.

Download Remover for Flipora Hijacker *
*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.

Flipora Hijacker Screenshots:

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