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Dns Unlocker Ads Removal

If you have opened your Windows Task Manager and noticed an active process Dnspalenville.exe, there is no doubt that you have installed DNS Unlocker software on your computer, or it has entered your system without your consent. The Dnspalenville.exe file itself is located in the DNS Unlocker folder in Control Panel, so it might seem that you can erase it by clicking on it and selecting Delete. Yes, it is possible to do that but we still highly recommend that you fully get rid of DNS Unlocker program. If you do that, you will remove Dnspalenville.exe too. In other words, Dnspalenville.exe will be no longer seen in the Task Manager. The Dnspalenville.exe removal will be explained thoroughly in this article. Read more...

Cloudscout Ads Removal

Cloudscout Ads is just another adware that disguises as an extremely useful tool but, in reality, is extremely useless. It is also considered to be a PUP (potentially unwanted program) that can even sneak onto your computer without your permission. But, for some reason, there are users that download it willingly. Why? Well, if we open the official page of Cloud Scout, we can immediately notice that the application claims to offer really good features. To make it clearer, here is a quote from the webpage: "This free application (ad-supported) allows users to surf the web with confidence by blocking access to millions of inappropriate websites such as pornography, gambling, violence, racism, etc." We can make the conclusion that the people who have children might be extremely interested in this feature - after all, who wouldn't want to protect their kids from bad Internet content? However, even the developers themselves state that the application is supported by ads, and this is quite risky. Read more...

Searchyu.com – How to remove?

Searchyu.com is a dangerous infection that most probably entered your computer unnoticed. Researchers define this annoying threat as a browser hijacker. This means that all of your web browsers' settings will be changed as soon as Searchyu.com reaches the virtual machine. It does not really matter whether you use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer, this suspicious application is compatible with all of the previously mentioned Internet browsers. In other words, no computer user can be fully protected from this browser hijacker unless he or she has a reliable anti-spyware tool. If this irritating browser hijacker has been bothering you, do not worry because this article will explain in detail what do you have to do in order to remove Searchyu.com once and for all. More than that, we will help you to understand how you can avoid similar issues in the future. Read more...

Ourwebsearch.com Removal – Remove Ourwebsearch

Ourwebsearch.com is a browser hijacker that is able to usurp various browsers. You cannot be safe even if you use the most popular ones like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Internet Explorer because the potentially unwanted program (PUP) is made to be compatible with them. There are many similar hijackers, for example, Resultsforquery.com or Reeturn.com, which should also be avoided at all costs. If you notice any of these PUPs, you have to scan your personal computer by using a reliable spyware and malware removal application. So, what does Ourwebsearch.com actually do to be considered so dangerous and intrusive? Well, it changes your browser settings without your permission. This includes modifying your default search provider, homepage, and new tab. Every user should remove Ourwebsearch.com from their computer because it is created to collect revenue by displaying advertisements. Also, there may be other issues related to the unwanted application. Read more...

Remove Tohotweb.com

Tohotweb.com is one of those browser hijackers that mean only trouble. Although at first it does not seem to be really dangerous, it can make your browsing a quite dangerous process if used extensively. You see, you didn't install this hijacker by yourself. Therefore, we can assume that its nature is malicious because no good application is spread secretly - it is solely a feature of PUPs (potentially unwanted applications). So, you can be sure of the infection is you see that your Homepage, default search engine, and new tab are turned into ToHotWeb. It is compatible with a number of browsers, for example, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Google Chrome, and, unfortunately, it does not need your permission to do all the changes. In addition, as the majority of PUPs (potentially unwanted programs), the hijacker profits from commercial online advertisements. This is the worst aspect of it - read further if you want to find out why. Read more...

Remove ihpmserver.exe

Ihpmserver.exe is an executable file that is stored in C:\Program Files (x86)\RayDld folder. This folder also contains another executable called Raydld.exe. Both Ihpmserver.exe and Raydld.exe belong to a browser hijacker. Their purpose is to prevent you from deleting the unwanted hijacker from your computer. The files are signed by Hefei Infinity Technology Co., Ltd. You should not keep them installed. We suggest that you terminate Ihpmserver.exe and its associated files and programs as soon as you can. Read more...

Remove Baidu Toolbar

Baidu Toolbar is a browser extension that is compatible with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Internet Explorer. There are two versions of this application, one of which belongs to Baidu, while the other was created by Conduit. This article will focus on Baidu Toolbar by Conduit. The potentially unwanted application usually spreads in freeware bundles and enters your system without your notice. Its main aim is to generate web traffic no matter what its description may state. We advise that you do not waste any time on this useless program and terminate Baidu Toolbar without hesitation. Read more...

Searchinterneat-a.akamaihd.net Removal

Searchinterneat-a.akamaihd.net is promoted as a search engine that can improve your online searching by providing you with the most relevant results. That is not actually true as the main purpose of this browser hijacker is to generate web traffic. It will show you various sponsored content, some of which will not even be legitimate. You may be presented with fake updates, false alerts, and other bogus notifications. You will also get redirected to unfamiliar sites in the middle of your browsing. We suggest that you terminate Searchinterneat-a.akamaihd.net without hesitation and thus improve your online security level. Read more...

Safesurfs.com Removal

safesurfs.com is categorized as a potentially unwanted program and, more importantly, a browser hijacker. You are probably reading this article because your default search provider, homepage, and new tab have been turned into safesurfs.com, a completely useless search engine. Do not worry: it is not one of the serious virus infections, and you should be able to remove safesurfs.com without big difficulties. This hijacker can make changes to the major browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Google Chrome in order to infect as many people as possible. Even if you really need to browse at the moment, it is better to delete safesurfs.com first and restore your previous settings. You see, the PUP is responsible for some threats that can damage your computer, and it is not worth the risk. Read more...

Topfindings.net Removal

Topfindings.net is classified as an intrusive browser hijacker that will definitely interfere with your web surfing experience. The application specializes in "online advertising, web traffic generation, online search syndication and Search Engine Marketing, helping owners of websites and web networks to generate revenue". In other words, Topfindings.net is specifically designed for advertising. The hijacker is less concerned about the computer users' needs because Topfindings.net is not able to gain revenue from them. Our biggest concern is that Topfindings.net does not check whether the promoted websites are trustworthy. Therefore, you should protect your own computer's security and remove Topfindings.net without hesitation. You have to understand that Topfindings.net will not bring any advantages to your electronic device whatsoever. Read more...