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Category: Browser Hijackers is a suspicious search engine which may be set as the home page of your IE, Firefox and Chrome browsers after installing bundled software. Even though in some cases the search engine is not extremely malicious, spyware researchers report that it could be employed as a browser hijacker or a redirect virus as well. Therefore, we recommend that you do not trust the search engine and remove malware if it has corrupted your operating Windows system. Needless to say, the removal of a malicious browser hijacker is not that simple, so we recommend that you read this report carefully. All in all, why and how should you remove

Whether you are being redirected to or this suspicious search engine has been set as your home page, you may think that it is completely reliable. It has been noted that the search engine resembles of Google search, and we have no doubt that this has been created to lure more Windows users into trusting the suspicious search tool. Have you noticed such search services as Images, Videos, Mail or Calendar? All of these will route you to Yahoo and its pages. This is quite suspicious because the official search engine of the search provider is As our researchers have discovered, the search engine is linked to Delta Search, not Yahoo.

The main objective behind the suspicious search engine is the advertisement-supported search results, pop-up adverts, online surveys and other suspicious tools which are meant to link you to different sites. Needless to say, you should not participate in unreliable prize draws, fill out any surveys or visit unreliable websites altogether. Schemers often utilize social engineering scams and other virtual tricks to expose Windows vulnerabilities and take over targeted operating systems. If this is not what you want happening you need to delete right away.

If your browsers have been hijacked without your knowledge and is now set as your home page, we strongly recommend that you install automatic spyware removal software to get rid of any PC infections. If all malignant elements are deleted you can then proceed with the manual removal instructions below to change undesirable search tools.

Delete undesirable search tools

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Simultaneously tap Alt+T and select Options.
  2. Click the General tab, overwrite/change the Home Page and click OK.
  3. Move to the search box, click the icon on the left and select Manage Search Engines.
  4. Remove the undesirable search provider and click OK.

Google Chrome:

  1. Launch Chrome and simultaneously tap Alt+F.
  2. Select Settings and move to On Startup.
  3. Click Set pages and remove/change the URL. Click OK.
  4. Under Search click Manage search engines.
  5. Locate the URL of the undesirable provider, click X to remove it and then click OK.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open the browser and simultaneously tap Alt+T.
  2. Select Manage Add-ons and select Search Providers.
  3. Remove the unwanted provider and click Close.
  4. Simultaneously tap Alt+T again and select Internet Options.
  5. Click the General tab.
  6. Overwrite/remove the Home Page and click OK.
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