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Category: Browser Hijackers is a search engine whose presence you might notice if you install OIVU image manager. Users tend to download this program because it promises to open images faster if compared to other similar applications. Some users download this program consciously and then notice that has replaced their homepages on Google Chrome and modified New Tab pages. In some cases, this application enters the system without permission and users feel that it has made the changes without permission. Either way, you have to get rid of in case you want to set another homepage. It is also advisable to do that for the sake of your system’s safety because is not the most trustworthy search engine even if it looks completely decent.

Of course, this search engine does not differ from such search engines as Google and Yahoo!: it enables users to search for videos, news, and images, there is a search box, and users are provided with search results within a second. Even though seems to be a really trustworthy search engine, specialists working at still think that you have to be cautious with it because it is unknown whether it will provide you with decent search results all the time. Our specialists say that this search engine might provide you with sponsored links like other unreliable search providers. It seems that you will not be able to recognize them because they will be put among the decent search results which you will get after entering a keyword into the search box. Not all these sponsored links can cause harm to your computer; however, it is better not to click on them because it is unclear where you will end up and what you will encounter.

As has been already mentioned, is usually set after the installation of OIVU. Unfortunately, there are many other programs which make changes when they enter the system, so you should carefully decide what to install on your system. Specialists working at have found that OIVU is identical to Picexa (potentially unwanted application), which means that you should not install this program if you do not want it to change your homepage and New Tab page. In most cases, suspicious programs make the undesirable changes, so it is highly recommended that you install a security tool in order to prevent them from entering. Your tool has to be fully trustworthy if you want to protect your system.

In order to get rid of, you should erase OIVU application from the system. We have prepared the manual removal instructions and placed below this article. If you do not want to remove programs manually, you can do that automatically. In order to do that, you should acquire and scan your system with SpyHunter or a similar security application. There is only one major criterion – your tool has to be 100% reliable. Unfortunately, it might be uneasy to say which of the tools available on the web are trustworthy and which are not, so you have to be very careful.

How to delete

Google Chrome

  1. Launch your browser and access the menu (tap Alt+F).
  2. Select More tools and then click Extensions.
  3. Locate the undesirable extension and click the recycle bin button next to it.
  4. Click the Remove button.
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