Removal Guide

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Category: Browser Hijackers

When a browsing session is interrupted by an unauthorized rerouting to, there is no doubt that your PC has been affected by a malicious browser hijacker. The program could reconfigure Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox settings, disturb Internet connection speeds and even expose security backdoors. Even though the search engine does not seem suspicious at first, it is not advisable to use it for personal web searches. If the suspicious application has already corrupted the computer, you should delete hijacker without further delay. Manual removal instructions are presented below; however, we firstly recommend discovering how the precarious program works.

If you have been redirected to, you should not perform any searches using Web, Images, Videos and News modules. As research shows, using the News section is completely wasteful because none of the keywords match any results. What is more, when you search the web and click on provided results, you are linked to the source through the suspicious If that is not dubious enough, the first positions of the search results (taken from Google) are allocated to promotional content which does not have any relation to your queries. For example, if you type in ‘antivirus’, one of the results leads you to an online gaming site.

At the bottom of the page you can find links to Terms of Agreement, Privacy Policy or Contact information. It is not recommended emailing because this would enable Big Journey and its products to contact you, or maybe even flood with spam. In fact, there is even a possibility that your personal email would be leaked to third party members. Here’s what is disclosed within the Privacy Policy:

We use various technologies to collect and store information when you visit a Big Journey service, and this may include sending one or more cookies or anonymous identifiers to your device. We also use cookies and anonymous identifiers when you interact with services we offer to our partners, such as advertising services or Big Journey features that may appear on other sites.

To remove hijacker you should employ legitimate security tools which could delete the threat automatically. This is secure and effective solution, especially if you want to guard your Windows system against future schemers’ attacks. After the removal is complete, use the manual instructions below to delete browser modifications.

How to delete from browsers?

Remove from Internet Explorer:

  1. Launch a browser, simultaneously tap Alt+T and click Manage Add-ons.
  2. From the menu on the left click Search Providers, locate the unwanted provider and hit Remove.
  3. Click Close to save the changes.
  4. Tap Alt+T (Tools menu) again and click Internet Options.
  5. Click on the General tab, change/remove the provided Home Page URL and click OK.

Remove from Google Chrome:

  1. Simultaneously tap Alt+F and select Settings.
  2. Go to On Startup, mark Open a specific page or set of pages and click Set pages.
  3. Now change or remove the provided URL and click OK.
  4. Move to Appearance, mark Show Home button and click Change.
  5. Overwrite the provided URL and click OK.
  6. Navigate to Search and click Manage search engines.
  7. Click Make default for a new search provider and click X to remove the unwanted one. Click OK.

Remove from Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open the browser and click the drop-down menu icon placed on the search box.
  2. Select Manage search engines.
  3. Click the unwanted provider, select Remove and click OK.
  4. Simultaneously tap Alt+T and click Options.
  5. Click on the General tab, change the Home Page and click OK.
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